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The Umstead Hotel and Spa

100 Woodland Pond Drive, Cary, NC 27513
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Ranked #2 of 22 Hotels in Cary
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Wake Forest
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We are new to the Raleigh area. We were looking for a special location to celebrate our upcoming wedding anniversary and we were advised to try the Umstead Hotel in Cary, NC. We decided to try lunch a couple of weeks ahead of time before making our dinner reservations for our anniversary. Everything was perfect, except the service. The location...perfect.... More

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Fort Myers, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Don't miss this diamond vacation spot! I surprised my wife with a stay this weekend while attending Farm Aid 2014 in Raleigh. Amazing doesn't even come close. Attention to even the smallest detail puts the Umstead in a class above all others. They think of everything. My wife is raving and can't wait to go back. We weren't in town... More

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Hillsborough, North Carolina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed overnight at The Umstead to celebrate our 16th wedding anniversary. What a good decision! From the minute we arrived to the moment we left we experienced nothing but wonderful top-notch service. The facility is beautiful, well-kept, and wonderfully appointed with original art throughout. And the dining experience was blissful! The menu and wine pairings were... More

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nyc
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband had been at this hotel for business and raved about it. When we were deciding upon a hotel to stay midway between new York a d kiahwah, he recommended that we make a short detour to Raleigh and they the instead. Unfortunately on our trip down on an august Friday, we were stuck in horrific traffic and a... More

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New York City, New York
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287 reviews 287 reviews
38 hotel reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night during a recent trip to the south. The hotel is stunning and kept in mint condition. The rooms are well appointed and the staff and service are what you would expect at a 5 diamond resort. Aside from the beauty of the actual hotel and surrounding property, the spa is a fantastic place to... More

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Winston-Salem, NC
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18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Umstead Hotel and Spa is certainly one of a kind. A beautiful hotel with a wonderful spa, great restaurant and all you need for a restful getaway .... in Raleigh, NC! It is truly amazing how a first-rate hotel can be just 1/2 mile from Interstate 40, but the Umstead pulls it off. Extraordinary service (comparable to the Greenbrier),... More

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The_Umstead_Hotel, General Manager at The Umstead Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive review on your recent stay with us. We appreciate your kind words and we are delighted you got the opportunity to explore the property while you were here. We'll be certain to share your comments with Robert! Thank you for being our guest. With best regards, Jim Beley More

kings mountain, nc
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Umstead is a hidden retreat located in Cary, NC. The minute you enter the Umstead, you are treated with style, grace, and opulence. The lobby is inviting, as well as the registration staff, the art, furnishings, and aroma are soothing. Checking in was effortless. We had a room on the lake side of the property. The room was perfect....turn... More

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The_Umstead_Hotel, General Manager at The Umstead Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am pleased to learn you had a restful stay with us. Your observations and experiences are exactly what we hope our guests feel. We appreciate your positive review and hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back one day soon. With best regards, Jim Beley More

Cary, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying here is a truly exceptional experience. The rooms are spacious and no comfort has been spared. Furnishings are high end. The surroundings are tranquil and relaxed. The best part, as you would expect in a facility of this level, is the perfect service and attention from the hotel staff. They are there for any needs, but not in the... More

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The_Umstead_Hotel, General Manager at The Umstead Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We sincerely appreciate your feedback of our property. I also feel a particular sense of pride in the review of our staff. We aim to achieve a memorable experience for our guests and I'm overjoyed to know we delivered during your stay. Thank you for being our guest! With best regards, Jim Beley More

San Francisco
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow. Just wow. This place is amazing in terms of service, rooms and amenities. Bar food & drinks were amazing. I was on business so no time for spa treatments but enjoyed outdoor current pool and swimming pool. It was gorgeous to float and look at trees. Except for the Peninsula hotel, this is by far the best service in... More

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The_Umstead_Hotel, General Manager at The Umstead Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for selecting The Umstead Hotel and Spa as your choice of accommodations while in the Raleigh area. I'm glad you were able to enjoy some of the amenities of the property during your stay. Next time, I hope you can enjoy the complimentary access to the spa even if there is no time for a treatment.... More

San Francisco, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here during work trip. Umstead has the most attentive and impeccable service. The spa was very high quality. The food was delicious. I would stay here again in a heartbeat if I were in the area. We got a complimentary upgrade. But even so, paying under $300/night for this caliber hotel is very good value.

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The_Umstead_Hotel, General Manager at The Umstead Hotel and Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience. We cater to many business travelers throughout the week and I'm glad to learn you were able to enjoy the property while you were here. We hope to be your choice for future trips to the Raleigh market. With best regards, Jim Beley More

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Address: 100 Woodland Pond Drive, Cary, NC 27513
Location: United States > North Carolina > Cary
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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