The lobby is a beautiful rustic place to relax.Guest rooms are luxuriously appointed.Rocking chairs for relaxing on the porch.Enjoy an exquisite dinner in our gourmet restaurant.Fine furnishings and ambiance.Enjoy our beautiful spa and patio.The Esmeralda Inn in Chimney Rock, NC


"Quiet Setting overlooking the Broad River"

"We could see Chimney Rock from our porch."

"So close to Lake Lure!"

Corporate Retreats

Esmeralda porch and rocking chairsWhether it is a two hour lunch and learn on a weekday or a weekend outback team building adventure, The Esmeralda Inn has been hosting Executive Level Corporate Retreats for years. With our close proximity to Charlotte, Asheville, Greenville and other surrounding areas, an Esmeralda Corporate Retreat gives you more time to work and play and less time traveling. Contact us today and let us create the right environment for you and your company.


  • Meeting room only (Monday- Friday)
  • Entire Inn stay packages
  • All inclusive food packages
  • Fun Meals
  • Reservation and booking for surrounding activities
  • Food or snack service
  • Picnic lunches
  • Audio and video needs
  • On-site planner always available
  • Please contact us or call 828.625.2999

The Esmeralda Restaurant can adapt our hours of service to accommodate our contracted Special Functions and Events. Let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate.

Meeting packages:

Total Inn Rental for two nights stay start at $4,295.00 mid week and low season weekends

Whole Inn Package Benefits:Illuminated Spa

  • All common space is for your group only to work and play.
  • Wonderful meeting room with a view.
  • Conferencing Setup.
  • Projector and Screen.
  • Dine here while working or take it with you. We will plan your entire weeks menu. Include a fireside cookout with music.
  • Use of our pantry kitchen.
  • Our game room becomes your dream entertainment area.
  • Enjoy our rocking chair porch while using your WiFi.
  • Settle in for the night and enjoy the areas most comfortable bedding.
  • Treat our Inn like it is yours for the week. A clear mind can be very productive.
  • Close to activities: Golf, fishing, boating, zip lining, tubing, rafting, hiking, spa's, etc.

Off season room only discount

  • 6-10 rooms 10%
  • 11-14 rooms 12%

Please contact us for more information or to schedule a tour.


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