North Asheville is another favorite region for residents looking for a great mix of real estate options, shopping, dining, and easy access to Downtown Asheville. Just north of Downtown you will find the Historic Grove Park Inn, a favorite retreat for visitors wanting a taste of the good life with stunning views of the surrounding mountains. With an award winning spa, immaculate golf course, numerous dining options and proximity to Downtown, The Grove Park Inn and the surrounding Grove Park neighborhood are revered by locals and visitors alike. Make your way up Merrimon Avenue and past its bevy of local shops and dining options and you find yourself in the lovely Beaver Lake neighborhood. Featuring the popular Beaver Lake, with its walking trails and water sports, as well as the Country Club of Asheville, this area is another of Asheville’s top landing spots for home buyers.