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The Carolina Inn

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   211 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
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Ranked #3 of 16 hotels in Chapel Hill
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Carrboro, North Carolina
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel. Wonderful staff. The room was small but lovely and comfortable. Music on the front lawn on Friday was fun. Easily able to walk to downtown Chapel Hill or stroll around campus. Loved everything about our stay.

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Concord, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Best overall hotel I have ever stayed in. Breakfast at the restaurant was outstanding. Fabulous on campus location and within walking distance of downtown. The Inn is rich in history and has been restored in nearly mint condition. Always enjoy my stay here. Look for specials in the spring and summer.

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10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Facility is beautiful, decorated perfectly, and full of history. You could spend a full day just exploring the corridors. Staff was gracious and quick to lend a hand. Rooms are slightly small, but plenty of nooks and lounges to escape to. Plenty of storage, planned well, in the room. Shower was fantastic. Walking distance to UNC campus and hospitals. Quick... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing property and a truly special experience to stay here. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful, the inn is beautiful, and it's centrally located to campus and Chapel Hill for easy walks to everything. It's not even a question -- if you have the chance to stay at The Carolina Inn, you need to do it.... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got a good deal on this property from living social. There are some extra costs ($14.00 for parking) but the staff was very friendly and welcoming. The pimento cheese snack delivered to the room was an unexpected treat. Had dinner in the bar and while vegetarian choices were limited, the kitchen was very accomodating. Breakfast was included and was great.... More

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virginia usa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Immaculate, impeccable, gracious hospitality, charm, tasteful, elegant, comfortable, nightly turn-down with chocolate squares, comfortable bathrobes, chocolate chip cookies on arrival, doormen, helpful and cheerful staff, sensational location with restaurant row just one block away, in-room safe and mini-fridge, classy, classic, historical, truly a four star or four diamond hotel at the very least. The breakfast buffet was not extensive, but... More

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112 reviews 112 reviews
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The renovations of the Carolina Inn make it my new favorite place to stay in CH. It is very well appointed and full of history. Our room was very comfortable. They pay special attention to details. I would have given an excellent review but I kept finding little issues during our stay that must be resolved before I could give... More

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for my daughters orientation and could not have been more pleased. The rooms are spacious and beautiful and the staff are very accommodating. The Inn is also conveniently located on campus to just about everything.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful room, delicious food, elegant atmosphere. Staff attentive and helpful: we enjoyed touring the Duke Gardens at nearby Duke University, as recommended by the front desk clerk. We also visited the North Carolina Art Museum, about thirty minutes away. I look forward to staying at the Carolina Inn again!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our hotel stay was very relaxing in the king room. The furnishings, space, and updated bathroom were appreciated in historic lodging. In this full service hotel, the unexpected amenities were also appreciated which included - Wi-Fi, bottled water, refrigerator, and coffee maker. We took pleasure in the numerous UNC alumni photographs throughout the hallways and the mention of Paul Wellstone... 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*
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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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