A world apart but not far away.

Downtown-AshevilleThe idea of living on a mountain lake so close to one of the South’s most charming small cities falls in the range of rare and precious opportunity. With the art, architecture, street theater, and cafés of downtown Asheville just minutes away, Biltmore Lake offers the balance of a serene and beautiful mountain retreat. That impression of beauty and tranquility rings true for first blush visitor or five-year resident in this master-planned community.

Biltmore Lake’s miles of forest and lake trails and access to canoeing, fishing, tennis, and social gatherings sets up an open invitation to enjoy the natural environment. Meanwhile, the Blue Ridge Parkway, Pisgah National Forest and the French Broad River, all close at hand, speak to the joy of discovery and to the unforgettable panoramas of the Blue Ridge. In addition, access to close-by schools, colleges, healthcare, and employment opportunities makes Biltmore Lake’s proximity to Asheville practical, convenient, and  woven with choices.


Lake Community

A commonly-held love of nature.

With more than 700 homes, Biltmore Lake is a thriving master-planned community in Western North Carolina. Set within more than 1,000 acres, it is made up of residents from dynamic and diverse backgrounds.

Biltmore Lake’s many neighborhoods connect seamlessly by way of streets, sidewalks, trails, and common areas, making chance encounters with neighbors and friends all the more likely. While each neighborhood offers a unique perspective, they all maintain the same idyllic mountain character. Currently the gated Cedar Rock neighborhood offers opportunities to purchase a new home that includes provided outdoor maintenance. Biltmore Lake offers homes with woven-in efficiencies that support active lifestyles of wellness and discovery.

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 “We can walk out the front or back door and catch a gorgeous, tree-lined trail going for as many miles as our bodies will take us,” says Linda and Chuck Hollinshead. “We also have to say that the attitudes of our neighbors have added to our overall positive experience here.  We have yet to meet someone who doesn’t love it here!”


The Community Association’s Lifestyle Director coordinates a wide variety of activities for residents. From Friday evening socials to tennis lessons, activities make community life at Biltmore Lake a celebration of friends and place.



Sustainable Design

A melding of past and future

Biltmore Lake Gallery2At Biltmore Lake, sustainable design has many dimensions, including environmental, social, and economic. From stormwater management to kitchen design to the perpetuation of George W. Vanderbilt’s conservation values, the community strives to help residents connect with an enduring and high standard for quality of life.

Every new Biltmore Farms home at Biltmore Lake comes complete with a one-year home warranty and a limited ten-year structural warranty, allowing for a financially sustainable investment.