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    The Esmeralda Inn

    910 Main Street, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
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    Overview

    • Excellent77%
    • Very good15%
    • Average2%
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    “lake lure” (63 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 27 July 2014

    Exceptional inn with wonderful rooms, ambiance, drinks available, great food, and it's especially comfortable to be there...an easy get away! Close enough to go other places-golfing, shopping, hiking yet far enough away to feel you've found a special place. Totally modern amenities make it especially...More

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    Response from KimCason, Owner at The Esmeralda Inn

    We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We will look forward to your return visit. Thank you for the kind words about our staff. We are very blessed with staff that are committed to customer service. We will see you again...More

    Reviewed 23 July 2014

    Stylish inn along Broad River and scenic Hickory Nut Gorge near Asheville and Hendersonville. Pleasant hot tube and fireplace to enjoy cool evenings. Staff were very friendly and informative. Front desk manager was kind to give my car battery a boost and recommend an auto...More

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    Response from SharronFieber, General Manager at The Esmeralda Inn

    Thank you for your review. We have a great staff. The Guest Services associate that helped you is just one example of the wonderful people we have working here. We all take pride in making your stay the best experience possible. Come stay with us...More

    Reviewed 23 July 2014

    Be sure you spend some of your evening on the balcony porch off of the game room. The rush of the river and the rustling of the trees were intoxicating! Everything in the town, and surrounding towns, closes early - by about 8:00 p.m. From...More

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    Response from SharronFieber, General Manager at The Esmeralda Inn

    Thank you for your review! We are in a lovely, quiet gorge, and town does close down pretty early. But you are welcome to enjoy a wonderful dinner, then sit on the deck and enjoy the night breeze. Or sit in our oversized Jacuzzi and...More

    Reviewed 22 July 2014

    My family (wife and 2 children ages 7 and 9) visited the Esmerlda for a quick getaway for my wifes birthday. The place is awesome. It's one of my favorite places to visit. Rooms are super clean and comfortable and the hotels ammentiies are perfect...More

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    Thank you for your great review! We are in a perfect location! From our front porch, it's easy to get to anything you want to do. Then you get to come back, soak in the large Jacuzzi, enjoy a glass of wine and mussels on...More

    Reviewed 22 July 2014

    Great Trip. Everything we expected and then some. The Inn is quaint and well appointed. We had brunch before leaving and it was wonderful. We went to another restaurant in the area the night before and wish we had had dinner at the Inn instead....More

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    Thank you for the great review! Sometimes what you see on a website doesn't match what you see when you arrive! We work very hard to keep our website honest. We love to hear we've exceeded expectations. Our Restaurant just keeps getting better. Chef George...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • USD 187 - USD 264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Jillrobin23
    Could a vegan find something to eat for breakfast at this Inn?
    23 April 2017|
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    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper | Property representative |
    Yes. We could accommodate your dietary needs
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    Dion47
    How does it look for Thanksgiving dinner?
    18 November 2016|
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    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper | Property representative |
    Do you already have a reservation with us? If so we hope to know more by Saturday. Please check back with us.
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    Mcfrugal
    What floor are the queen mountain view rooms on?
    23 January 2016|
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    Response from 141pam | Reviewed this property |
    We were on the far end, on the second floor and we could see the mountains. I'm sure the third floor had even better views. There is an awesome sunrise from the window.
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    "We booked the honeymoon cabin which was wonderful"
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    "There is a hot tub and fire pit on the property that looks to be new and quite relaxing. We should have..."
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    "Find some time to use the game room, soak in the hot tub, and just sit in a rocking chair on the front porch."
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    "River cabin is perfect for a group or family"
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