Helpful Tips for Visiting The Biltmore Estate

By: Leah Shoup

Buy your tickets online and ahead of time.

The Biltmore can get pretty busy. So, if you’re hoping to visit on a specific day and time, you’ll want to buy your tickets ahead of time.

You can save money and beat the crowds at the Biltmore House by visiting on a weekday (Mon-Thurs!)

Pick an off-peak day for your visit.

If you’re driving, plan to leave your hotel at least 45 minutes before your ticketed time slot.

Arrive early.

Options for Biltmore House tours include The Rooftop Tour, The Biltmore House Backstairs Tour, and more!

For a more extensive visit, book a guided house tour.

The most popular option for dining at the Biltmore Estate is the Stable Café. Make sure to reserve a table via OpenTable!

Make meal reservations.

Especially if you're visiting during the summertime, you'll want to experience the gardens first thing in the morning before it's too hot outside!

Go to Biltmore Gardens in the morning.

To take advantage of this incredible perk, you’ll need to make reservations in person on the day of your visit.

Biltmore admission includes a free wine tasting!

The Biltmore Estate offers a discount to visit a second day for $25.

Need more time? Visit a second day!

You'll be doing a lot of walking at the Biltmore Estate. So, comfy walking shoes are essential!

Dress comfortably!