Come enjoy the beauty of the mountains during your sabbatical at Fruitland. Our beautiful campus offers easy access to Hendersonville, Asheville, and Lake Lure/Chimney Rock. Our library, walking track, and other amenities are available to help you recharge.
Our suite-style hotel rooms are reserved specifically for SBC ministers and alumni when not in use for professors and school functions. Availability is not guaranteed and is closed during school and camp functions. Rates are $60 per night for SBC ministers. Space is limited.
- Living room
- Dining table
- 1 queen bed
- 1 twin bed
- Fruitland library
- Walking track
- Disc Golf Course
- Grill & Fire Pit
- Cafeteria (meals available for $6 during regular class schedule)
Looking for things to do during your stay?
Downtown Hendersonville: 15 minutes
Lake Lure/Chimney Rock: 20 minutes
Asheville: 30 minutes
Apple Orchards: 3 minutes
Located in the heart of Apple County, Fruitland is mere minutes from many popular apple orchards such as Grandad’s, Justus Orchards, Stepp’s Hillcrest Orchards, Pilot Mountain Pear, and many others!
Bearwallow Mountain and the Trombatore trail – 10 minutes away
Chimney Rock: 20 minutes away
Blue Ridge Parkway: 30 minutes away
Dupont State Forest: 35 minutes away
Pisgah National Forest: 45 minutes away
The Blue Ridge Mountains are a fun place to play and recharge. Fly fishing, kayaking, mountain biking, hiking, and ziplining abound in our region.
McFarlene’s Bakery – Hendersonville (a must-try!)
Mountain Deli – Hendersonville
Hot Dog World – Hendersonville
Rocky’s Hot Chicken Shack – Arden
BiscuitHead – Arden