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The Esmeralda Inn

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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here with my hubby for the first time in Chimney Rock. First off the owner who by the way is the lady at the front desk had attitude when we walked in the door. She was complaining on the phone while waited for her...More

1  Thank LOVESJESUS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have emailed the owner/manager twice concerning our meal on Thanksgiving Day and got the same generic response from her that she posted on here to another patron who was disappointed. I don't even know where to begin, except we were corralled in and waited...More

1  Thank Deanna H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a good traditional meal at the Esmeralda last night - crowd was large and staff exhausted from 2 previous sittings during the day. Food was fine - sweet potatoes awesome even. However, we waited almost 40 minutes once we had finished our meal...More

Thank Ellen S
Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for bringing this matter to our attention. We wish any complaints would have been brought to our attention at the time of service, so we could properly handle this matter. As one of the few establishments open in the area on this holiday...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

River running just outside window makes this property an ideal retreat for relaxation and beauty. Dinner on the Inn's porch was wonderful. The location is amazing with beautiful views of the mountains and close to Asheville and Blue Ridge Parkway. The TV area in cabin...More

1  Thank Mellowood
Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review about your recent stay at The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant. We hope that you will return again soon.

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Back for our second anniversary and really enjoyed it! My wife and I made our first stop on our honeymoon at the Esmeralda back in 2015 and have been back several times a year since. This trip was especially special because we are pregnant with...More

2  Thank LordOfTheDance1776
Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are always glad when you return for another visit at The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant. We will look forward to your return visit with us.

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Traveller (243)
Room & Suite (36)
Dining (27)
Pool & Beach (10)
Hotel & Grounds (194)
Bathroom (4)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Certificate of Excellence
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
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Price range
US$ 175 - US$ 452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 175 - US$ 452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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