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The Carolina Inn

4.0 of 5 211 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
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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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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was in the Raleigh Durham area for business meeting and could have stayed anywhere. Took the room blindly through a booking service which described it as 10 out 10. My business counter-parties described it as best in the area. My room was lovely, the hotel was gracious, breakfast was excellent. I have given this a 4/5 only because the... More 

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Ambleside, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel not only looks good but delivers in every way on service. We stayed as our son was joining UNC and the hotel went out of their way to make the whole process easy. From the concergie(Dan) who was charming, and informative,to the staff on the shuttle bus, to the dining room staff nothing was too much trouble. The... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland, Usa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You don't have to be an alumnus to appreciate the Carolina Inn. First the staff are Masters of Hospitality, next the rooms cannot be more soundproof. The room are also beautifully furnished with all the utilities one can expect (high speed internet, TV channels etc...). Wait until you try the breakfast and you will understand what Southern living means: amazing.... More 

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Crozet, Virginia
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was decorated with early American furniture along with unique pictures reflecting the history of the area and The University of NC at Chapel Hill. The bed was very comfortable and the hallways were quite allowing for a relaxing stay. The staff and the restaurant were also fabulous.

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Signal Hill, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do you like the idea of staying in a hotel that is from an era of long ago? You want the faucet, sink, shower and furniture to be if the same era, but shinny and new? This is your kind of place! Every room has wall arrangements of pictures from the past. Not your standard big picture on each wall... More 

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This establishment is so well-run and appointed that it could stand alone and be measured against many of the international city destination hotels both in the US and abroad. A year now since a major renovation, the hotel is in pristine condition and yet still captures the old southern charm. On the grounds of UNC Chapel Hill and owned by... More 

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Bloomfield Hills
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a terrific stay at this historic beauty! Everything was perfect! Staff was wonderful, every staff member that we encountered was professional and helpful. room and lobby areas beautiful, very comfortable. Breakfast buffet was terrific! Historical pictures enjoyable. We will prioritize another visit!

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Dundas, Ontario
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80 reviews 80 reviews
26 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful hotel with a sense of place and history. Very quiet, very comfortable, very reasonably priced. Centrally located, great price, helpful staff. Free parking and wifi, great breakfast (not cheap). If only all hotels were like this!!

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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been staying here since I was little and it never fails to be the perfect place to stay in Chapel Hill. It's a historic hotel with recently renovated rooms ( note: some are rather small but still quite nice) and lovely amenities and it's Southern hospitality at it's best. The restaurant and bar- which also serves food- are... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at The Carolina Inn during my son's freshmen orientation trip to Chapel Hill and was not disappointed. Having stayed in many luxury hotels around the country, e.g. The Peabody in Memphis, XV Beacon in Boston, etc. I found The Carolina Inn to be on par with the best. The staff was exceedingly friendly and the common area light... More 

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Address: 211 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
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Location: United States > North Carolina > Chapel Hill
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Carolina Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 185
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Also Known As:
The Carolina Hotel Chapel Hill
Carolina Hotel Chapel Hill
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Chapel Hill
#1 Green Hotel in Chapel Hill
#2 Business Hotel in Chapel Hill
#3 Romantic Hotel in Chapel Hill

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