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    The Esmeralda Inn

    910 Main Street, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
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    • Excellent77%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 16 October 2016

    Just spent four nights in the Green Cabin with our son & his family. Everything about the cabin & the food in the Inn was very good except the service in the cabins & the cleanliness of the Cabin upon arrival. There was no housekeeping...More

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    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda Inn

    Thank you for your review from your past visit with us at The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant. We are sorry that you did not find the Cabin to be suitable to your needs. Please stay with us again and enjoy the Lodge as the Cabins...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

    This place is way too expensive for what they offer. The entire building echoes, including the pool game being played at 8 am. There is no coffee makers or refrigerators in the individual rooms. Coffee is only available 7:30 to 10 am. Ice is only...More

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    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda Inn

    We thank you for the feedback from your visit with us at The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant. We are sorry that you were not satisfied with your visit. Maybe you would enjoy the privacy of one of our cabins with your next visit with us....More

    Reviewed 6 October 2016

    I have been to the Esmeralda Inn in Chimney Rock twice now for lunch. It was wonderful. The first time I had catfish and the second time I had an oyster poor boy. They have a top class chef and I understand an expert in...More

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    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda Inn

    Thank you so much for your kind words about your visit with us in our Restaurant. We are glad that you have come several times. Please visit us again soon. We are open year around for dinner services, Tuesday - Saturday 5:00 - 9:00 pm....More

    Reviewed 3 October 2016

    Spent only one night, during the week. Room was clean, beds were comfortable. I will have to say that the staff was extremely pleasant. Answered questions, and were just plain nice to talk with...Got a little hot during the night, but opened a window and...More

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    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda Inn

    Thank you so much for your kind words about your visit with us at The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant. We are so glad that you enjoyed our amenities and beauty hear in Chimney Rock. We hope that you can visit us again soon. Don &...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

    Enjoyed our stay! A beautiful, rustic little inn! They had lots of games and things to do in the game room! The breakfast was delicious! My only concern was that the Windows in our room seemed to be sealed closed. Fire hazard?? Not sure about...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$187 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Jillrobin23
    Could a vegan find something to eat for breakfast at this Inn?
    22 April 2017|
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    Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper | Property representative |
    Yes. We could accommodate your dietary needs
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    Dion47
    How does it look for Thanksgiving dinner?
    17 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
    What floor are the queen mountain view rooms on?
    22 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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    "We booked the honeymoon cabin which was wonderful"
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    "There is a hot tub and fire pit on the property that looks to be new and quite relaxing. We should have..."
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    "Find some time to use the game room, soak in the hot tub, and just sit in a rocking chair on the front porch."
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    "River cabin is perfect for a group or family"
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