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    The Esmeralda Inn

    910 Main St, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
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    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    This is truly an amazing place and very representative of Western North Carolina mountain charm and ambience. When you walk into the lobby, you see a gorgeous handmade staircase made of aged wood. The inn seems very clean and well cared for. The restaurant is...More

    Thank kfoodman
    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 21 May 2017

    Thank you for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Thank you for dining in our restaurant. We hope you will stay with us soon. Don & Kim Cason

    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    Accommodation wonderfully comfortable. The sitting porch offered a beautiful view of the mountains. Dinner and breakfast with outside dining could not have been better. Staff friendly and accommodating. Already planning a return visit.

    Thank 408judy
    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 13 May 2017

    Thank you for your kind words. We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit with us as well as your dinning experience. We will look forward to your return visit with us at The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant.

    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    The Esmeralda was the location of my wife's birthday weekend attended by our children and grandchildren, all of who stayed at the inn. The rooms were comfortable, clean, quiet and well equipped. Sheets were the finest hotel linens we were ever exposed to and the...More

    Thank Steve M
    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 13 May 2017

    We are so thrilled that you and your family enjoyed celebrating your wife's birthday with us at The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant. We so enjoyed serving you and we hope that you will visit with us again soon. Thanks again for the kind words. Kim...More

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    This beautiful inn has 14 lodge-style rooms, and rates include an excellent breakfast. The inn is set back from the road and has two rocking chair wrap around porches. It's a couple of miles past the chaos of Lake Lure/Chimney Rock shopping areas so it's...More

    Thank CarolinaTraveller7
    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 9 May 2017

    Thanks for your kind words about your recent visit with us at The Esmeralda Inn. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope you will be able to visit us again soon. Don & Kim Cason

    Reviewed 21 April 2017

    My boyfriend surprised me with a visit to Esmeralda Inn for Easter weekend. We stayed in the Honeymoon Cabin and it was wonderful. The bed was very comfortable with top quality linens. Everything in the cabin was top quality and we were just around the...More

    Thank NCGIRLTryon_Nc
    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 9 May 2017

    Thanks for your kind words about your recent visit with us at The Esmeralda Inn. Glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope you will be able to visit us again soon. Don & Kim Cason

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 200 - USD 555 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • North Carolina >
    • North Carolina Mountains >
    • Chimney Rock
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    Jillrobin23
    23 April 2017|
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    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper | Property representative |
    Yes. We could accommodate your dietary needs
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    Dion47
    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
    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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    "Request view rooms. If traveling with children consider the river front cabins; one is single dog friendly."
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    "Be sure to call ahead and make a reservation , especially on Saturday evening."
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    "If you want the most privacy, ask for a room on the backside of the building."
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    "Ask for mountain view rooms"
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