According to Travel and Leisure magazine, and Conde Nast Traveler magazine, the Greystone Inn is currently one of the world's top resorts, attracting travelers from all over the world. Its mansion, designed in Swiss architectural style, is today furnished with period reproductions, while the executive level facilities are perfect for weddings, family reunions, or board meetings. There is something for each visitor, regardless of age and interests.
Renowned for its golf resort amenities, the Greystone Inn features a superb golf learning center at Lake Toxaway, in addition to the fully equipped fitness center. Complete renovation of the golf course is scheduled for summer of 2007, which will bring it up to standard of the finest golf resort courses in North Carolina.
One of the greatest experiences is the full service North Carolina spa resort, offering its visitors a wonderful opportunity for rejuvenation.
If you want to make the greatest occasion of your life an unforgettable experience, consider the Greystone Inn for your wedding, turning it into a romantic getaway vacation. There exist a number of beautiful venues to choose from, including the North Terrace and the Presidential Suite.
Located a short drive from the Blue Ridge Parkway to the Baltimore Estate, with the Greystone Inn you?ll discover some of the plentiful attractions of the area. Numerous facilities of this 33-room inn include a restaurant, bar, health spa, four tennis courts, an outdoor pool, massages, a sauna, babysitting, room service, laundry service, nonsmoking rooms, and more.
While the guest rooms have antique reproductions, the suites, bordering the lake of the resort, are modern. All the rooms at the Inn feature queen or king size beds, hardwood floors, and Jacuzzi baths. The majority of rooms have wonderful views of the mountains and lake.
With the emphasis on southern cuisine, the Greystone Inn features both a seasonal and innovative menu. All the tables of the Inn's dining room have a view of Lake Toxaway.
Numerous water sports and activities here enjoy wide popularity among visitors, including water skiing, canoeing, swimming, and fishing. Other sports available include rock climbing, whitewater rafting, hiking to the secluded waterfalls, and/or mountain biking. One of the greatest activities is a trip to the Smoky Mountains Historical Park and the Baltimore Mansion, located in close proximity of Asheville. Today, the Inn is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
For great rafting adventure on the French Broad River, consider the Blue Ridge Inn, a family owned business dedicated to creating the best rafting opportunities. Every one of the boats haa a professional guide, working on the French Board River only. The trips move at the visitor's pace, allowing him/her to enjoy swimming and water flights. After the river adventure you can relax in one of the Inn's comfortable rooms and enjoy fine dining.