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The Carolina Inn

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   211 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
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Ranked #2 of 16 hotels in Chapel Hill
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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79 reviews 79 reviews
49 hotel reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here to attend a wedding just off campus. Rooms appear to be recently updated. Very comfortable stay. Very responsive staff. Excellent valet service. A bit pricey but not many other nearby options.

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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed the Carolina Inn while visiting relatives in Chapel Hill. We had been to the Inn several years ago and were impressed then. It is still a wonderful place to stay. The service is excellent, from the valet to the front desk, to the housekeeper to the restaurant servers.Our room was comfortable and immaculate. After we arrived, we had... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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65 reviews 65 reviews
32 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here one night. The hotel is located very close the small down town of Chapel Hill. A historic building. Very beautiful and full of atmosphere. The inside is as lovely as the outside. Very nice narrow corridors, on the walls photos that seem to be taken from the hotel history. The rooms very nicely decorated with a touch of... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although I have stayed in the Carolina Inn many times, I have not taken time to write a review for TripAdvisor and I don't know why! My best words to describe the Carolina Inn? It feels like home! Maybe that is why it has taken me so long to write this. Located practically in the heart of the University of... More

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Sudbury, Massachusetts
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41 reviews 41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed one night at the Carolina Inn and, I must say, I am smitten. The staff was hospitable and friendly, from the polite young men at the front entrance holding open doors for guests, to the restaurant and front desk personnel. The housekeeping staff also merits praise for their cheerful demeanor early in the morning. The rooms were a... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Here for business, and I'm really digging my cozy room. They've done a great job of keeping the unique aspects of an historic hotel, such as the dormer/garret ceiling, while updating with keyless entry, modern bathrooms, soundproofing, and all the electronic appliances you'd want. I also have to applaud their green aspects: dual flush toilet, low flow and nice shower... More

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Jacksonville, NC
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its always a treat staying at the Carolina Inn. And this time was no different. In addition, it has recently gone through renovations and everything is so fresh and springy! I love the beautiful fabrics, and just the overall atmosphere of everything. The customer service is superb, and the location cannot be beat! Just park your car and get out... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I were on a mini road trip during her spring break and we booked this hotel for our one night in Chapel Hill. It was just beautiful and practically on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus. The hotel is brimming with a combination of old and modern Southern charm and we really enjoyed learning its history. We loved the... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this inn. The reservation staff were awesome, so helpful. The staff at the reception could have been a little more attentive, but were satisfactory. The concierge was very helpful. Every nook and cranny of the inn is beautiful. The spacious lobby was elaborately yet warmly decorated, and the orchids were beautiful. The hallways were attractive and so fun... More

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Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great hotel walking distance to UNC. It is in the heart of Chapel hill. nice food and excellent location. It is a historic hotel. Staff was very friendly. rooms were little old and aged. location is perfect.

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Also Known As:
The Carolina Hotel Chapel Hill
The Carolina Hotel
Carolina Hotel Chapel Hill
Address: 211 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
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Location: United States > North Carolina > Chapel Hill
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Chapel Hill
#1 Family Hotel in Chapel Hill
#1 Romantic Hotel in Chapel Hill
#2 Business Hotel in Chapel Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Carolina Inn 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are conveniently located in the heart of downtown Chapel Hill, at the doorstep of the beautiful campus of The University of North Carolina. Come experience world-class service, elegantly appointed guest accommodations, superb dining, outstanding meeting and banquet facilities, and an expert staff. ... more   less 
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