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4.9 / 5Exceptional
48 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free parking
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Hickory Nut Gorge Brewery
    17 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Chimney Rock Gemstone Mine
    20 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Needle's Eye
    16 min drive
  • Airport
    Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional)
    31 min drive

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03 7724 9556
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    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 King Beds OR 2 Single Beds
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    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Room

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Chimney Rock

Located in Chimney Rock, The Esmeralda Inn at Lake Lure is near the boardwalk. Chimney Rock Adventure Golf and Lake Lure Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those looking for area attractions can visit Chimney Rock Gemstone Mine and Canopy Ridge Farm.

Visit our Chimney Rock travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Hickory Nut Gorge Brewery - 17 min walk
  • Chimney Rock Gemstone Mine - 20 min walk
  • Chimney Rock Adventure Golf - 2 min drive
  • Chimney Rock State Park - 15 min drive
  • Needle's Eye - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional) - 34 min drive

About this property

The Esmeralda Inn at Lake Lure

4-star cabin near Chimney Rock Gemstone Mine
This cabin features a restaurant, a spa tub and massage/treatment rooms. Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a meeting room, concierge services and an arcade/games room. All 17 individually furnished cabins feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also find Egyptian cotton sheets and free bottled water.
The Esmeralda Inn at Lake Lure offers 17 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and an iron/ironing board. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.
Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access.
Recreational amenities at the cabin include a spa tub.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Pool/Spa

Hot tub
Massages
Spa services
Spa treatment rooms
Couples treatment room(s)
Thai massages
Sports massages
Swedish massages
Prenatal massages
Hot stone massages
3 treatment rooms
Deep-tissue massages
Reflexology

Internet

Free WiFi

Parking and transport

Free self-parking
Accessible parking

Family friendly

Children's games

Dining

Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 8:30 AM–10 AM
1 restaurant
Couples dining
Private picnics

Bedrooms

Premium bedding
Bed sheets provided
Egyptian cotton sheets
Pillow-top mattress

Bathrooms

Combined bath/shower
Towels provided
Free toiletries

Entertainment

Flat-screen TV with cable service
Pool or billiards table
Games room

Outdoor areas

Terrace
Barbecue
Garden
Picnic area

Work spaces

1 meeting room

Climate control

Air conditioning
Ceiling fan
Heating

Pets

No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

Lift
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Designated smoking areas

Services and conveniences

Concierge services
Tour/ticket assistance
Iron/ironing board
Phone
Luggage storage
Front desk (limited hours)
Gift shop/newsstand
Free bottled water

Location highlights

Near the boardwalk
In the mountains
In a state park

Things to do

Fishing on site
Kayaking nearby
Rock climbing nearby
Mountain climbing nearby
Mountain biking nearby
Boat tours nearby
Waterskiing nearby
Hiking/biking trails nearby
Rafting nearby
Zip-lining nearby

General

17 rooms
Individually furnished
Romance packages available

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 11:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 11 PM. <br />If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM, please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Payment types at the property

Discover
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

We should mention

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

Property is also known as

  • Cabins Esmeralda Inn Lake Lure
  • Cabins Esmeralda Inn
  • Cabins Esmeralda Lake Lure
  • The Esmeralda At Lake Lure
  • The Esmeralda Inn at Lake Lure Cabin
  • The Esmeralda Inn at Lake Lure Chimney Rock
  • The Esmeralda Inn at Lake Lure Cabin Chimney Rock
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4.9
Cleanliness
4.9
Service and Staff
4.8
Amenities
4.8
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

We loved the friendly, accommodating staff. Excellent food and service. Fire pit was fun for winter.

Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities

Everyone was very nice and pleasant. Place was beautiful, food was excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

My favorite thing was the gorgeous lobby with the fireplace, branch stairwell, and Dirty Dancing floor -- but the flavor of the late 1800s hotel is there too. Can't think of anything I didn't like.

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities

This property is amazing, exceptional in appearance with a rich history. The staff was excellent. Highly recommend staying there.

Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2019

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