A charming retirement awaits in Biltmore Lake.

Located in the beautiful city of Asheville, North Carolina, Biltmore Lake is a premier active adult community that has both new and resale homes available for purchase. Originally built in 1995, the gated-community is well-established with more than 1,000 single-family and attached homes spread throughout 1,300 sprawling acres in the foothills of the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains.

Unique and Charming Neighborhoods

The Biltmore Lake community is made up over several different neighborhoods that are each as unique as the homes within them. Homes were built by a variety of builders, giving potential residents plenty of choices when it comes to the look and feel of their next home. Builders with homes throughout the community include Biltmore Farms, Bass & Royster Builders Inc., Pebbledash Builders, Preish Construction Inc., and Wright Family Custom Homes LLC.

Homesites feature scenic settings and four neighborhoods—Scotch Ridge, Cedar Rock, Rockfish Cove, and Whistler's Ridge. Single-family and attached homes are available with a wide variety of floor plans and designs. Home sizes also vary with options ranging from 1,300 to 3,600 square feet. There are also several different price points available that start in the low $400s and go up to $2 million.

One with Nature 

As far as amenities go, there is plenty to enjoy as a Biltmore Lake resident. The cozy clubhouse was designed to mimic a mountain lodge with a fireside lounge and views of the tranquil lake below, giving residents a relaxing place to retreat. Inside the clubhouse, potential homebuyers will also find an exchange library, multi-purpose room, and catering kitchen.

Outdoors there’s an expansive patio, two tennis courts, a basketball court, softball field, and four miles of walking and biking trails spread throughout the community’s neighborhoods. The community’s 62-acre natural lake is another big draw for residents who love fishing, boating, kayaking, or, canoeing, while the lake’s sandy shoreline is a great place to spend a day relaxing in the sun. Staying social is a breeze within Biltmore Lake with a myriad of organized activities, clubs, and classes. A sampling of clubs includes ones for books, gardening, quilting, science, wine, fishing, hiking, and knitting clubs.

 Scenic Asheville

Along with its many amenities, Biltmore Lake’s location is ideal for active adults looking to settle down somewhere that’s within close proximity to plenty of things to do and places to go. Downtown Asheville is less than 15 minutes away and offers vibrant culinary and craft brewing scenes, as well as several popular shopping destinations, the famous Biltmore Estate (America’s largest home), and the River Arts District, which is home to an abundance of art galleries and studios that showcase the work of hundreds of local artists.

The scenic Blue Ridge Parkway is also nearby and provides the perfect opportunity for a quick day trip through the stunning Blue Ridge Mountains. There are also several stops along the parkway that offer plenty of opportunities to sightsee, hike, or explore some of the state’s most famous landmarks, including Grandfather Mountain, Linville Falls, Sliding Rock, and more. The community’s ideal location also provides easy and convenient access to several main highways, an airport, and plenty of healthcare facilities.