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The Esmeralda Inn

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband surprised me with a special romantic trip to the Esmeralda Inn. He booked the Honeymoon Cottage with Adventure Package complete with horseback riding(Cedar Creek Stables),picnic lunch(delicious) and a 50.00 credit towards dinner. The food, service and staff at the Esmeralda were exceptional. I really appreciate local, organic, healthy foods, well prepared and I was not disappointed. The cookies... More 

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York, South Carolina
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

easy welcoming check in , room very nice perhaps a bit small but still very comfortable, bed,, pillows excellent! Dinner at the restaurant very nice, service somewhat spotty at times but overall nicely done, cheese plate for starters (local cheeses) very nice, the quail could have only been better if I had been there over a beautiful dog standing point!,... More 

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Churchville, Virginia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I spent one marvelous night at the Esmeralda Inn in Chimney Rock, NC. The Inn was amazing. Beautiful room (room 1), wonderful staff, amazing breakfast and super fun game room. Oh, and the hot tub was excellent!! Next time we are staying for more then one night. Definitely recommend eating at Merdinas and hiking Chimney Rock!

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Weaverville, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just rented the Honeymoon Cabin for 3 days and had a bad experience. The internet service at the cabin was spotty or non-existent, multiple requests for washcloths and breakfast order cards went unheeded, and the refrigerator defrosted and ruined food due to outlets that were not functioning, Three outlets in the cabin were dead, a fact that we reported... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our 2 nights at the Esmeralda. It was our first experience staying at an inn. We loved the small intimate feel and how welcomed we felt. The entire inn and grounds lends itself to nothing but relaxation. The lobby area was so inviting as though it was begging you to come sit for a... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

4 family-3 generation reunion, from 1 to 75 years old, very graciously accommodated at the Esmeralda Inn. Don and Kim Cason were eager please and their attitude permeated their staff. Dining was excellent, even for a dinner for 40 or so.The restaurant and game room were highlights, allowing the multiple generations and families to interact. This reunion was to help... More 

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Anna Maria Island, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time to eat here with new ownership. The lunch was over the top good!! I highly recommend the BLT with fried green tomatoes, pimento cheese all grilled on sour dough bread!! Huge portion which means I have leftovers!! Hallelujah!! We have already made reservations for dinner tomorrow night.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an Inn I've wanted to stay at for a number of years, as we used to live in Tryon. Timing was always off. But from the time we walked in the door to the time we had to depart, the staff couldn't have been warmer. They actually treated you like family or close friends. Never experienced anything like... More 

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Annville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes, we had the time of our life at the Esmeralda Inn. From Check-in to Check-out just amazing! We had been to numerous B&B's and this place is right at the top of our list! From Melissa, Michele, to Molly, Jim, Mr Price to the Owers Kim and Don everything was perfect! Service, surroundings, food, comfort and quality were world... More 

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Silverhill, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My new Bride and I decided to just take a road trip and see what we could find! After being married in Alabama in the mountains of Mentone we headed for Asheville NC to tour the Biltmore Estates. After leaving and deciding to go The Blue Ridge Parkway we actually came across Chimney Rock and The Esmeralda Inn. It was... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Esmeralda Inn and Restaurant is nestled within the Hickory Nut Gorge of the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains located in Chimney Rock, NC. Enjoy hiking, climbing and fishing and golfing. While dining enjoy the majestic views of Chimney Rock State Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Esmeralda Inn

Address: 910 Main Street, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
Location: United States > North Carolina > Chimney Rock
Price Range: $209 - $598 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Esmeralda Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
The Esmeralda Hotel Chimney Rock
Esmeralda Hotel Chimney Rock
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