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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 3 days ago
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Charleston, South Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Carolina Inn is one of the most beautiful and well maintained historic properties I've stayed in. The furnishings are classic (and classy), the hallways are beautifully decorated, the wall colors are perfect and the rooms are so charming with uber-comfortable beds. The marble bathrooms are excellent also. The service is genuine in both the hotel and restaurant. What a... More

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Raleigh, Nc
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140 reviews 140 reviews
12 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked this hotel to celebrate our anniversary. The website does not do it justice. Absolutely stunning. The furnishings, the art, the history, the cozy room, comfy beds and pillows and beautiful courtyard and front porch under the massive trees are just a few of the things to expect upon arriving. The staff was professional and courteous. Everything was simply... More

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perhaps one of the best hotels in North Carolina. The bedding was truly amazing. The staff was extremely friendly even late at night. The robe made my traveling companion very happy. The room was spotless and had great amenities. Many free extras were a bonus especially the high quality tea and bath supplies. While the breakfast wasn't free it was... More

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Manila, Philippines
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56 reviews 56 reviews
27 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can imagine why many would probably love this hotel for its charm and its history. Personally, I found it a bit too old and is far from how I would define cozy and comfy. I could not think of how it could suit me better since its intention clearly was to preserve its old state.

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Los Angeles, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is centrally located in UNC. It has a concert on the green on Fridays during the summer. Everything about this hotel is classic. And their hot chocolate chip cookies are the best. It even has a free washing machine and dryer for convenience if you need it.

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New Bern, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an awesome hotel for anyone that is interested in staying in a college town. It is walkable to downtown. It's a great place to stay if you are attending a UNC sports game. Close to the hospital as well. Parking is an issue in Chapel Hill, so take advantage of being able to walk.

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Carrboro, North Carolina
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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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Address: 211 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
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Location: United States > North Carolina > Chapel Hill
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Carolina Inn 4*
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