Whether you’ve been to Nashville hundreds of times or it’s your first visit, there’s something special about staying on a property listed on the National Register of Historic Places, exuding the feeling of the Old South. And as one of the best historic Nashville hotels, the Belle Air Mansion has been meticulously restored and modernized for the comfort of our guests. You’ll see that through our restoration, we’ve maintained the original architectural details and elegance of the period. We kept elements from the past (and the stories that come with them) alive to be appreciated while upgrading our amenities to the 21st century.
As you step foot into our fine example of historic Nashville hotels, you’ll see the grand opulence in every inch. Our space exudes luxury, from ornate fireplaces and glimmering chandeliers to original heart pine floors and a collection of antique and recreation furnishings. The lofty 13-foot ceilings (and the 27 chandeliers) add to the grandeur that you really must see for yourself to believe. We offer a diverse layout and various lodging options—ideal for romantic getaways, couples retreats, or family vacations. We can even host weddings where the entire property is yours.
We also include a fantastic breakfast each morning of your stay. Our rotating menu includes Southern classics with sweet and savory dishes, fresh fruit, and baked goods, always paired with piping hot coffee, tea, and juice. Not all historic Nashville hotels include this perk in their lodging, and it’s the best way to start your day. For the true history buffs, be sure to ask for a tour of the mansion and grounds during your stay! Reserve your lodging today.
Constructed in 1832, Belle Air Mansion is one of Nashville’s few remaining Greek Revival antebellum mansions. As one of the best historic Nashville hotels, it’s significant due to the elegant architecture, and it’s a stunning example of the great houses of the well-to-do Southern landowners in the first half of the nineteenth century. Here are a few facts and historical tidbits that make our historic Nashville hotel one of the best places to stay in Tennessee.
For those lucky enough to be planning an upcoming wedding, now that you know our property’s incredible history and restoration, imagine planning your special day surrounded by the storied Antebellum history, stunning architecture, period furnishings, and impeccably maintained grounds of our Nashville wedding venue. As one of the best historic Nashville hotels, you’ll see that it all blends perfectly together to create a romantic and beautiful ceremony and reception venue.
When planning a wedding, it’s also important to consider lodging accommodations for your guests. With 15 guest rooms and suites (many with multiple sleeping arrangements), your closest family and friends can stay right here at the mansion during the time leading up to and after your big day. As for the newlyweds, any of our rooms set the perfect tone for your first night together, but we often suggest the Bronze Tranquility room, also known as our honeymoon suite. Our Nashville wedding venue has it all!
We offer indoor and outdoor options to host your wedding and reception, as well as talented and professional planners to help ensure your day is perfect from start to finish. If you’re interested in hosting your event at one of the best historic Nashville hotels, contact our wedding coordinator here. One of the best ways to get a feel for the space is to join us for a romantic getaway first; check our upcoming availability and reserve your room today!