The Lion and the Rose
Bed & Breakfast
Asheville is known for its thriving beer scene, thus receiving the nickname “Beer City USA.” With more than 23 breweries downtown, Asheville boasts more breweries than anywhere else in the U.S. It is fun and easy for you to do a brewery hopping tour of Asheville and we are happy to make recommendations for you. Many of the breweries are clustered close together on Asheville’s South Slope and most breweries are within a mile or so of the inn.
Additionally, when you stay with us, you will start your Asheville vacation with a complimentary pint of our own The Lion and the Rose beer. Plan your own beercation and get ready to enjoy a plethora of undoubtedly some of the most delicious and unique beers you have ever had!
Burial Beer crafts boldly American hoppy and dark ales, crisp lagers, and farmhouse-inspired mixed fermentation beer. They are dedicated to creativity, tradition, modernization, and preservation. It is a brewery located in a former auto repair shop in the South Slope brewery district.
The Green Man Brewery gets its name from a centuries-old Asheville legend. This brewery is one of Asheville’s oldest breweries. Green Man beers are consistently recognized for quality and loyalty to traditional English styles. Their brewers strive to bring innovative and exciting new flavors to beer-loving folks.
Culinary inspired, locally and globally infused, and experimental at its heart. Find balance, find whimsy, and discover something completely new in every sip of a Bhramari brew. There are some unique varieties and styles of beer at Bhramari so this is a perfect brewery to try a flight.
If you are a sour beer fan like us, you will enjoy Wicked Weed Brewery and the Funkatorium. Taste delicious award-winning wild and sour ales. The Funkatorium was the East Coast’s first sour beer dedicated taproom with over a dozen varieties of sours and adventurous barrel-aged brews.
The Wedge has two locations in the River Arts District. Either spot is the perfect place to stop in for a cold beer after exploring galleries in the River Arts District.
Wedge Studios is in a warehouse that houses 30+ working artist studios and retail spaces. The Wedge at Foundation is located a mile upstream from Wedge Studios. The Wedge at Grove Arcade is their newest location and the closest brewery to our inn.
For those beer lovers in search of traditional styles, you must visit one of the Hi-Wire Breweries. They honor the heritage of the beer craft and participate in the culture of experimentation.
Hi-Wire has a fun, light-hearted circus theme. They produce approachable and balanced beers in the heart of Asheville, NC. You have a choice of three locations to visit: Hi-Wire South Slope, Hi-Wire Big Top and Hi-Wire RAD.
One of the oldest breweries in the iconic beer town of Asheville, NC. Their name is taken from the French Broad River which flows through the heart of the city.
If you are looking for beer styles that are steeped in European traditions including Kolsch, Scotch Ale, ESB and Porter, then French Broad River Brewery is your place. They have also expanded to include IPA and specialty Pale Ales.
Experience a unique Beer, Bed and Breakfast getaway. The Lion and the Rose is the only Asheville Bed & Breakfast that brews our own beer.
Guests will receive a complimentary pint of beer upon arrival. We usually have 2 beers on tap for you to choose from. And Sundays we serve beermosas with your breakfast.