The lobby is a beautiful rustic place to relax.Guest rooms are luxuriously appointed.Enjoy our beautiful spa and patio.


"Quiet Setting overlooking the Broad River"

"We could see Chimney Rock from our porch."

"So close to Lake Lure!"

Plan an Event

Wedding place setting at The Esmeralda The staff of the Esmeralda Inn and Restaurant want your special day to be a complete success. We will work with you throughout the planning of your meeting, event or wedding to ensure it is just the way you imagined it could be.

Wedding desertThe owners of the Esmeralda Inn are on-site. We and the staff of The Esmeralda, understand the amount of work that will go into your big weekend. We would like to let you know that we specialize in groups of 20-100. Our Inn has more than 100 years of history and success. We are confident that once you visit us, there is no other place that you will feel more comfortable. The Esmeralda Restaurant will always adapt our serving hours to accommodate contracted Special Functions and Events!

Learn more about having your wedding or corporate retreat at The Esmeralda.