Escape to the mountains of North Carolina and stay in our cozy Chimney Rock accommodations at The Esmeralda Inn. We offer a variety of Lake Lure lodging options; our guest rooms are perfect for romantic getaways, and our multi-bedroom cabins are great for group stays. From our luxurious linens to our plush robes, you’ll feel pampered and relaxed when you stay in one of our beautiful room options. 


Esmeralda Inn Accommodations

Traditional: King

Our traditional rooms with a king bed offer privacy, modern tiled baths, a Bose Wave Radio, a 32″ high definition flat screen television, Lather brand spa toiletries, microfiber plush robes

Double Queen

Traditional: 2-Queens

Our Traditional Rooms offer luxury linens, environmentally friendly spa toiletries; extraordinarily comfortable beds and private baths.

Esmeralda Inn Accommodations

Terrace 1: King

Our Terrace King Rooms are our largest, most luxurious rooms with direct access to our second floor public terrace.

Accommodation at The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant.

Terrace 2: King

Our terrace 2 king rooms featuring beautiful views of Chimney Rock Park and The Rocky Broad River offer privacy, modern tiled baths, a Bose Wave Radio, a 32″ high definition

Mountain View Queen

Mountain View: Queen

Our Mountain View Queen Rooms feature stunning views of Chimney Rock, the Rocky Broad River, and the surrounding Hickory Nut Gorge.

Esmeralda Inn Accommodations

Premium Mountain View: King

Our Premium Mountain View Rooms are slightly larger rooms offering larger, more open floor plans and breathtaking views.

Double Queen

Premium Mountain View: 2-Queens

Our premium mountain view rooms with two queen beds feature breathtaking views of Chimney Rock State Park and The Rocky Broad River. These rooms are are our largest, most luxurious

Rocky Broad River Cabin

Stay at the most photogenic spot in Chimney Rock in a real log cabin with great views from every window!

Honeymoon Cottage Exterior

Honeymoon Cottage

Located just steps from The Esmeralda Inn’s main building, the Honeymoon Cottage is the newest addition to our Esmeralda Inn Cabins.