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The Esmeralda Inn

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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewslake lureair hockeyoutdoor fireplacebroad riverchimney rock parkterrace roomshrimp and gritshot tubpicnic lunchfront porchdirty dancingtroutget awaymodern amenitiesplan to returnbed was very comfortablemountain view
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at the Esmeralda Inn very much. It is very beautiful there. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. The room was very clean. This is a historic building so the room had an older feel to it. It is very unique...More

Thank C S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Jeffrey checked us in and showed us around the property and to our room. The 2nd floor game room and snack room were an unusual plus. We checked in late due to road #9 being closed due to a mudslide from the rain. Timothy took...More

Thank jhornerdvm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Linda and I spent four exceptional nights and days at the Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant. Our experience started weeks ago with a phone call that exploded into the most memorable, restful, and enjoyable trip we have ever taken. The entire staff is well educated in...More

Thank Frank and Linda E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This 19th century inn and restaurant is a jewel in the rugged terrain of Chimney Rock Mountain. The chef created a delectable Salmon over grilled bok choy . The outdoor dining was exquisite. Our waiter Timothy gave us superb service.

1  Thank Lisa Z
Response from EsmeraldaInnkeeper, Owner at The Esmeralda InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed your dinner with us at The Esmeralda Inn. We hope you can come visit with us again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good: Great staff, very friendly and helpful. Our clothes got muddy on the mountain and they washed, dried and folded them for us free. Dinner was exceptional and delicious. Location is stunning Historically interesting Towels were so fluffy! Felt welcome and appreciated the traveler’s prayer....More

Thank Debby C
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$159 - US$402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$159 - US$402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (325)
Room & Suite (181)
Dining (76)
Pool & Beach (23)
Amenities (24)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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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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Room Tips
"Corner rooms on the 2nd floor are worth the cost, especially the one on the front porch."
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"One of their rental "cabins" (homes!!)"
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"Wait staff will deliver breakfast to your room"
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"Besides rooms in the Inn they have 2&3 bedroom rental cabins on the property as well as on the river."
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