Welcome to Element Asheville Downtown

Explore Asheville, NC, from our pet-friendly hotel near UNC

On-Site Outlets

Motion Fitness Center

Never skip a beat of your workout with our spacious Motion Fitness Center


Swimming Pool

Mon-Sun: 6:00 AM-10:00 PM


Towels provided


Visit the best of Asheville from our hotel near the Blue Ridge Mountains with a pool Learn More
Spend the afternoon at the legendary Biltmore Estate, just a short distance away from our hotel Learn More
Discover first-rate shopping and dining in Biltmore Village, or visit the nearby UNC in Asheville Learn More
Visit the Folk Art Center from our pet-friendly hotel near UNC Learn More
There is something for everyone at the Grove Arcade Learn More
Experience the Botanical Gardens at Asheville Learn More
Explore Beautiful Asheville
Experience Downtown Asheville! Moments from the hotel explore a myriad of the finest restaurants, art galleries, shops, breweries and more. Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, our downtown escape is close to many of Asheville’s must-see attractions.

Nearby Things To Do

Grayline Trolley Tour

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Asheville Brewery Tour

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Asheville Brewery Tours

French Broad Chocolate Lounge

0.5 Miles

rench Broad Chocolate Lounge is the perfect place to treat yourself or someone you love. Filled with all manner of delicious desserts and creative confections, there really is something for everyone.

Taco Temple

0.7 Miles

Tacos served on homemade tortillas, plus other classic Mexican dishes & drinks in chic digs.

City Bakery

0.8 Miles

An independent, family owned company founded in 1999. We strive to produce high quality, fresh breads and pastries for our retail and wholesale customers. We source products from local businesses when possible.

Mellow Mushroom

0.8 Miles

Funky, art-filled pizzeria featuring craft beer, calzones & creative stone-baked pizzas.

Bone and Broth

1.0 Miles

Serving Asheville a mix of Southern classics to go with premium dry-aged steaks, bone-in specials, house-ground burgers and local & organic fare.

Jettie Rae's Oyster House

1.0 Miles

Jettie Rae's Oyster House is a nod to the beachside joints of our childhoods combined with the classic details of an elegant oyster bar.

Asheville Proper

1.0 Miles

Laid-back eatery serving seafood & wood-fired meat dishes, plus cocktails & a robust wine list.


1.0 Miles

Hip eatery in a former 1927 bus depot offering elevated small plates, cured meats, sherries & wine.

Buxton Hall Barbecue

1.0 Miles

Whole-hog East Carolina BBQ, Southern sides & cocktails on tap meet in a soaring industrial space.

Chai Pani

1.0 Miles

Indian chaat (street snacks) plus homestyle platters (thalis) in a funky, laid-back space.

Tupelo Honey Cafe

1.0 Miles

An all-day menu of Southern comfort food with a creative twist, plus craft beers & cocktails.

Vinnie's Neighborhood Italian

1.5 Miles

Convivial trattoria dishing pastas, pizzas & other Italian comfort food, plus martinis with a twist.

Asheville Museum of Science

0.8 Miles

Home for experiential science learning, discovery, and exploration. AMOS strives to spark the imagination and foster lifelong curiosity. We have plenty of science for you to explore!

Asheville Pinball Museum

1.2 Miles

All-you-can-play arcade featuring 75+ pinball machines & classic video games, plus beer & soda.

Fired Up! Creative Lounge

1.5 Miles

A creative hands-on studio where YOU become the artist! We provide a laid-back, relaxing studio for you to create beautiful, personalized masterpieces. Adults, teens and kids of all ages can paint pottery, try their hand at glass fusing or mosaics.

Botanical Gardens at Asheville

5.0 Miles

A half-mile trail meanders through these gardens that feature 600+ species of Appalachian plants.

YMCA Asheville

0.3 Miles

Grove Park Inn

1.5 Miles

Asheville Municipal Golf Course

3.5 Miles

18 hole Donald Ross design with a flat front 9, and mountinous back 9.

226 Fairway Dr, Asheville, North Carolina, USA, 28805

Club House

Asheville Municipal Golf Course

18 holes , 5939 yards , Par for course: 72
Reems Creek Golf Club

12.6 Miles

Reems Creek Golf Club in Weaverville, North Carolina offers a secluded setting that captures the splendor and rustic beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Reems has been regularly rated at 4 stars on Golf Digest’s prestigious “Places to Play” list.

36 PINK FOX COVE ROAD, Weaverville, North Carolina, USA, 28787

Reems Creek

18 holes , 6800 yards , Par for course: 72

Wolf Ridge Ski Resort

Ski Lockers

Beech Mountain Resort

Ski Lockers

Spa Theology

0.75 Miles

Lake Lure Beach

28.0 Miles

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