Amazing Features, Amenities And Services

We offer a wide variety of amazing amenities and services to our guests. The Esmeralda offers many of the luxuries of 5-star hotels with the charm and character of a bed and breakfast.


  • Complimentary gourmet coffee and tea.
  • Complimentary hot breakfast served daily to our House Guests.
  • Our Restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Please check our current hours in the Dining section.
  • Wine List and Local Beers are available.
  • Patio Dining off the main Dining Room.



Building Amenities

  • Recreation area features a large screen TV, billiard table, foosball, air hockey, card table and an endless selection of fun board games.
  • If you’re more interested in relaxing in the common area, there is also a nice quiet reading space for guests to enjoy.



Outdoor Area

  • The Patio and Outdoor Jacuzzi area – with Jacuzzi, fireplace and stone patio.More than 1800 sq/ft of stone patio as well as a free formed 18-person, in ground Jacuzzi tub.
  • The Esmeralda Park is a scenic dedicated green space for guests to enjoy and relax right by the Rocky Broad River. Only a mile from the inn, guests can enjoy the serene surroundings of nature while also taking in the picturesque scenery. The park includes sitting areas, picnic tables, and hammocks for guests to relax, read, or even picnic by the river while staying at The Esmeralda Inn.



Business Services

  • Complimentary high-speed wireless internet access throughout our facility.
  • Free local calls.
  • Elevator. We are the only ADA compliant facility in the area.




The Rooms

  • Extraordinarily comfortable beds.
  • Private, modern tiled baths.
  • Bose Wave radio in each guest room.
  • 32″ high definition flat screen televisions in each guest room.
  • Environmentally friendly spa toiletries.
  • Luxurious linens in each guest room.

And… easy access to Lake Lure, Asheville and Hendersonville.


EsmeraldaT-ShirtsThe Gift Shop at The Esmeralda Inn

Are you looking for something different, special, local? We have a nice selection of gift items that are unusual and beautiful! Have a cup of coffee and enjoy a delightful tale of a gentleman’s winter at The Esmeralda! There’s a variety of 100% cotton Esmeralda T-Shirts, bathrobes, jackets, and coffee mugs for sale in our gift shop.