"Quiet Setting overlooking the Broad River"
"We could see Chimney Rock from our porch."
"So close to Lake Lure!"
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This is the heart of The Hickory Nut Gorge. Chimney Rock Park and Lake Lure bring visitors to the area every year to play on the Lake and hike the trails of Chimney Rock Park.
Within a few miles of The Esmeralda lies Asheville. This beautiful city is nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains and boasts some of the best restaurants and shopping in North Carolina.
Hendersonville is a lovely small city with many big city amenities! You'll find the downtown area lined with shops and cafes.
Historic Flat Rock boasts one of the best little theaters in the country!
The Lake Lure area is wonderful for many outdoor activities including golf, boating, biking, hiking, and more.
The restaurants in Lake Lure and the surrounding areas offer many choices for casual and fine dining.
Learn more about guided tours and adventures in the local area.
Photos for these pages provided courtesy of Bart Boecker, Jeff Miller and Brian Dressler