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    The Esmeralda Inn

    910 Main Street, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
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    Reviewed 1 November 2014

    This is the first trip I made since losing my husband and took my lifetime friend with me for a relaxing weekend. After too many hairpin turns and switchbacks we arrived in Chimney Rock. The leaves hadn't quite turned but the tempertures were cool and...More

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    Response from KimCason, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 5 November 2014

    Thank you for your kind words and we are so glad that you enjoyed your visit at The Esmeralda Inn. We do hope that you will return again soon. Thanks again! Kim & Don Cason Innkeepers

    Reviewed 24 October 2014

    My wife and I were on a short vacation in the Smokey Mountains. While looking for Inns located near Chimney Rock, we found the Esmeralda Inn and it was simply wonderful. Close enough to see the flag atop the Chimney Rock but far from the...More

    Thank wphelps
    Response from KimCason, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 31 October 2014

    We are so delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us at The Esmeralda Inn. Thank you for your kind words and we hope you will return soon. Kim Cason Innkeeper The Esmeralda Inn

    Reviewed 20 October 2014

    My wife and I stayed 2 nights. The upstairs room was clean and the bed comfortable with access to the balcony and upstairs game room. A very good breakfast greeted us each morning. After touring and hiking the following day we enjoyed a superb dinner...More

    Thank wisebo
    Response from KimCason, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 26 October 2014

    Thank you so much for your kind words. We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit with us. We look forward to your return visit. Thanks again! Don & Kim Cason Innkeepers

    Reviewed 13 October 2014

    My mother (88) and uncle (94) vacationed in Bat Cave in their youth, and this was our third year to spend our 'reunion' time at the lovely Esmeralda. There are only 14 rooms in the entire Inn, which makes it intimate from the outset. A...More

    1  Thank julia b
    Response from KimCason, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 26 October 2014

    Oh we are so glad to have served you while you were visiting with your family here at The Esmeralda Inn. We so enjoyed meeting and serving you. We look forward to your family returning and visiting with us again in the near future. Thanks...More

    Reviewed 11 October 2014

    My husband and I are here on business for two nights. We have not even slept our first night yet but can already tell that this is a hidden gem. We had dinner downstairs. Impeccable presentation, beautiful music, the best coffee I've ever had in...More

    Thank christine w
    Response from KimCason, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 26 October 2014

    Thank you for your remarks! We truly enjoyed serving you while you were staying with us at The Esmeralda Inn. So glad you enjoyed your stay and the wonderful meals. We look forward to your return visit with us. Take care and hope to see...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$ 206 - US$ 330 (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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    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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    "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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    "We loved the King Terrace room and also toured the 3 bedroom cabin, which looks excellent for the family."
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