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!"

Welcome to The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant Business page!

Since we're just a short distance from Asheville, Charlotte and Greenville, we have the perfect business meeting solution. We are far enough from the office to feel like you are spending time away but close enough to have more meeting and less travel time.The Esmeralda, totally rebuilt in recent years, blends high tech and modern amenities with the charm of a 120 year old inn. The Esmeralda will create the perfect setting to host your next business event. Whether it is a hard week of work or a blend of work, team building and play, the Esmeralda is the perfect setting.We are currently offering package for:

  • Off Site Business Meetings( 6-25 Attendees)
  • Senior Management Planning Sessions
  • Corporate Retreats
  • Lunch and Learns
  • Training and Team Building
  • Sales Conferences
  • Company Awards
  • Business planning
  • Church or Secular Groups

Packages offered throughout the entire year include:

  • Advance Check-in
  • Entire Inn Rental (14) Rooms for (2) nights or more
  • Meeting Space. Our unique multi purpose meeting room has everything in it for a long day of productivity.
  • Video Equipment
  • All Meal Plans
  • Arrival Reception
  • Use of Outdoor Jacuzzi Spa with Stone Fireplace.
  • Use of Pantry Kitchen for Refreshments and Snacks
  • No Food and Beverage Minimums
  • Set-Up / Breakdown
  • Our Property is Wireless
  • Activity Coordinating
  • Business Office Services

The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant is the perfect place for small to mid-size group gatherings. In recent years our Inn has been host to business meetings from the food, financial, automotive, healthcare, consulting, technology, retail and wholesale industries.  If you are looking for the perfect spot to host your group usually 6-25 guests, The Esmeralda is ready to create an
environment to assure your time here will be productive and memorable. Special menu/diet items are always available. Add some fun? Just ask us how.

3 Day Business Retreat Packages Priced From:  $5695.00 plus applicable taxes and gratuities. Prices based on seasonal demand and availability.

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