Everyone needs a little R.A.R and many think of the weekends for a much-needed getaway. But why wait for the weekend? Mid-week travel is the perfect opportunity to use that paid-time-off benefits, or if your company allows you to work remotely why not combine a little work with play? And if you are retired and have flexible travel times, consider a mid-week Asheville Getaway at the Sourwood Inn.. There are several benefits of midweek travel like cheaper airline tickets, lower room rates, and fewer crowds at your favorite local attractions. Plus, it’s a great way to unwind from the stress of everyday life. Read on for the five best reasons to plan a midweek vacation!
Top 5 Benefits of Midweek Travel
1. Lower price airfare with better travel times
Travel experts generally agree on the cheapest travel days of the week. Fare tracker site Airfarewatchdog, SmarterTravel’s sister site, notes that Tuesdays and Wednesdays are the two best days of the week to fly if you want to save some coin.
2. Lower Room Rates
You will receive our Best Available room rates at the Sourwood Inn when you book your getaway directly with us. You’ll find our mid-week rates to be lower than the weekend rates, with the exception of our High Season in the fall when rates are the same throughout the month of October – Mid- November.
3. Avoid the Crowds
During the week, you’ll find Asheville to be less crowded. The hiking trails and waterfalls will be far less crowded too, giving you plenty of opportunity to relax in nature. So, if you’re looking for a quiet getaway, plan a midweek visit to Asheville! Don’t stand in line to get a seat at your favorite pub or miss out on a reservation at your favorite restaurant.
4. Experience the luxury in our newly redecorated rooms
All 12 of our guest rooms in the lodge have been redecorated with new carpet, luxurious 600 thread count sheets and Turkish towels and many decorating touches such as new chairs, art, and lighting. You’ll find the spa baths in all of the rooms are the perfect place to rejuvenate with a bubble bath and mountain views.
5. Enjoy the goodies from our Mid-Week Special in August
We have created a fun mid-week Asheville getaway special that you can enjoy during your summer stay at the Sourwood Inn. Our mid-week August Special includes an additional midweek discount AND some fun food to enjoy during your stay. Stay two nights mid-week (Sunday- Thursday) and receive $25 off your room rate per night and your choice of a free Barnhouse Kitchen Strubun (vegetarian, beef, chicken, lamb, pork, or bratwurst) and salad dinner for two OR a complimentary bottle of red, white or sparkling wine to be enjoyed with our Signature locally sourced Cheese Plate.
Come stay with us
Enjoy your time in Asheville at our comfortable mountain lodge and take advantage of all the savings that can be had when you travel mid-week. We are known for our southern hospitality and bountiful farm-to-table breakfasts. Come stay with us and find out what all the excitement is about. Explore Asheville and take advantage of all the benefits of mid-week travel. You can choose your favorite room here and book your stay here.