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    The Esmeralda Inn

    910 Main St, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 590 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    The Esmeralda Inn is a charming and well run B&B. Beautiful lobby with rock fireplace was not working when we were there because it was warm weather. However, it would be beautiful in the colder months. Staff is great and it has great little touches...More

    Thank DougandShirley
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We enjoyed our stay tremendously! The inn is located out of the high traffic area on the main thoroughfare. The hot tub was awesome after our hike up Chimney Rock Park. Game room was fun. Room was spotless. Food was delicious. They have thought of...More

    Thank pirate013
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We didn't stay in the hotel,but we had a wonderful meal in the restaurant to celebrate our 36th wedding anniversary. We arrived earlier than our reservation,but we were seated immediately,and made to feel very welcome. We shared a appetizer of shrimp and grits in a...More

    Thank mandyradin
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A charming and friendly getaway that's very reasonably priced.. Staff were delightful, helpful and kind while the room was perfect. It's a beautiful area with stunning views. You'll get your breath back here

    Thank jgilbey
    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    We stayed at The Esmerelda for a couple of nights during Lake Lure's "Dirty Dancing Festival". We found it suprisingly quite and cozy since it is just past the Chimney Rock Village Area. We slept with the windows open listening to the relaxing sound of...More

    Thank Dan L
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$ 198 - US$ 557 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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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    "Make sure that you get one of their bigger rooms"
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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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