Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star inn with free breakfast and restaurant


Situated in Chimney Rock, this inn is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Chimney Rock Gemstone Mine and 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Lake Lure Flowering Bridge. Chimney Rock State Park and The Light Center are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Property Features

This smoke-free inn features a restaurant, a spa tub, and coffee/tea in the lobby. Free weekday breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, massage/treatment rooms, a meeting room, and concierge services are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 14 rooms provide free WiFi, room service, and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include premium bedding, free local calls, and in-room massages.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The inn offers a restaurant. A complimentary breakfast is served on weekdays. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This Chimney Rock inn also offers a spa tub, tour/ticket assistance, and an arcade/game room. Concierge services and wedding services can be provided. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

The Esmeralda Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • Arcade/game room 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • One meeting room 
  • Restaurant 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 14 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served between 8 AM and 10 AM on weekdays. An additional cooked-to-order breakfast is also served on weekdays (subject to charges).

The Esmeralda Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 

Spa Services

  • Massages 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service dogs are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 7 and USD 15 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the inn prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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