January 9, 2012

Asheville Named a Top Up-And Coming Destination

In recent years, Asheville has been recognized for its splendors by dozens of magazines, websites and publications. The most recent accolade comes from the popular website, TripAdvisor, which has given name to Asheville as one of the top 15 destinations on the rise. Taking up its position alongside destinations like Austin, Texas, Fort Myers, Florida, Charleston, South Carolina and Scottsdale, Arizona; Asheville holds its own, offering a charming, mountain atmosphere.

TripAdvisor states “there’s something about Asheville that makes its blend of Appalachian charm and cosmopolitan sophistication seem perfectly natural.” The friendly small-town atmosphere with a vibrant art scene and picturesque scenery are some of the city’s standout features. Travelers are raving about Asheville for its unique cultural attraction, events and places you won’t want to miss including, the mixed-use development of Biltmore Park Town Square, with its distinctive architecture and mountain views that celebrate Asheville’s artistic history and rugged, natural beauty.

Biltmore Park Town Square is a destination that allows visitors to enjoy local and national shopping, dining and entertainment. When planning your trip to Asheville consider booking your stay at the 165-room, full service Hilton-Asheville located in Biltmore Park and home to the beautiful Sensibilities Day Spa. While you visit you can enjoy locally-owned and operated boutiques and shops, such as Moda and Shades of Green all within walking distance of your room. At the end of the day enjoy a dining experience with the sophisticated ambiance at 131 MAIN Restaurant or with a more laid back atmosphere at Brixx Pizza.  For outdoor enthusiast, consider stopping by REI Asheville in Town Square.  Whether hiking the Appalachian Trail or kayaking the French Broad River, REI experts are happy to help you choose gear for your next Asheville adventure.

From national stores, local boutiques, entertainment offerings and unique Asheville dining experiences, Biltmore Park Town Square offers the whole Asheville experience. No matter what you are looking for, even if it includes a search for residential or office space, Town Square has everything you need to get the most out of your Asheville visit. Click here to see a full list of tenants, and don't forget to check out the calendar to stay up to date on the latest events.