The Asheville wedding and event venue at 1847 Blake House Inn B&B provides the perfect setting for indoor and outdoor weddings, receptions, parties, family reunions, crafting weekends, and meetings. The Inn’s facilities include 2 dining rooms, 2 covered porches, a large outdoor patio, gazebo, arbor, and beautifully landscaped grounds.
On the first floor:
- 2 large dining rooms (up to 40 seated with original ornamental plaster moldings from England, gas fireplaces with original mantles, and 14′ ceilings.
- Parlor with seating for 10, breakfast/buffet room with small Gift Shop, large center hallway, wheelchair accessible bathrooms, and commercial-sized kitchen.
- One first floor guestroom in the main house (Rose Room) with sleeping capacity up to four with handicap accessible bathroom and pet friendly.
- Separate Carriage House Sycamore Suite with sleeping capacity up to 4. First floor Suite has a bedroom with a king bed, full bathroom, living room with full-size sofa bed, and kitchenette.
On the second floor:
- 5 beautifully appointed guest bedrooms with sleeping capacity for up to 12 with a guest-only common area complete with game table, games, coffee maker and reading chairs.
- Large and small stone patios, covered front and back porches with additional seating. Large patio measures 24X40. We can accommodate up to 80 for outdoor events with both a ceremony and reception or up to 150 for ceremonies only.
- Grass “wedding area” adjacent to large patio with custom arbor made from antique doors and flanked by wisteria. Wedding area measures 20X20.
- Large lower grass area is used for parking on the property.
- Off-street parking for up to 30 cars with additional parking in lot adjacent to the property.
- Please check out our Elopement Packages page for last-minute ceremonies (under 10 people) and our Rental Package page for a list of some of the facility rental packages that we offer. If you’d like our full list of rental packages, email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org with the date of your event and project size of your group.
Find out more about our Facility Rentals for your Asheville wedding or event!
- Dining Room/Patio Hourly Rental Rates
- Outdoor Wedding Ceremony Facility Rental
- Small Group (40 Guests) Indoor Dining Facility Rental
- Small Group (40 guests) Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony Facility Rental
- Medium Group (60 guests) Outdoor Ceremony & Dining Facility Rental
- The Whole House Facility Rental
- Intimate Group (20 Guests) Indoor/Outdoor Facility Rental
Book in-room make-up and/or hair services with our very own Jennifer Barge. Jennifer has been in the beauty business for over 25 years, having worked in print media and movies. She has been providing both make-up and hair services to brides-to-be, pageant contestants and local movie makers in the Asheville area for the past 6 years. You can find Jennifer at the Inn or on her website: About Face.