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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 5 days ago
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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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31 reviews 31 reviews
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Loved our family overnight here before our campus tour. Location is ideal. Rooms are large and comfortable. Staff is helpful. Decor is soothing Southern and historical touches are lovely. Would be happy to return again! Wish all universities we visit had Carolina Inn on campus!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is THE place to get married in North Carolina. Why would you ever choose anywhere else? It's classy, well-maintained, has a lot of charm, and is fancy, but not overly expensive. My sister-in-law's wedding here went off without a hitch thanks to the friendly, flexible staff at the Carolina Inn. The guest rooms were comfortable and lovely, too.

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Irvine, CA
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106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here while visiting UNC in Sept, 2014. The hotel is a large, older property that has been meticulously maintained. The room was reasonably sized and the bathroom modern and well appointed. Excellent free WiFi. The breakfast was excellent and cooked to order (which made it a bit slow). All in all, an excellent hotel worth visiting again.

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Melbourne, Australia
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A pretty average experience. We stayed for the weekend for a wedding. The hotel is certainly very quaint and charming. The décor is an interesting mix of old style furniture with bold modern colours and the walls are lined with UNC history everywhere you go. There are lots of little nooks and crannies around the hotel with little seating areas... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I stayed here for a conference. Rooms are large. Nice bathrooms. Traditional but modern decor. Very comfortable bed. Food was good. Nice small bar with TVs. Easy location to Franklin street. Excellent service at valet and front desk. Never quite figured out how to get access to the pantry on our floor that appeared to have drinks and snacks so... More

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Summerville, South Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

UNC alum with long history with the Inn. If I win a lottery would like to buy a room for my exclusive use! Love the UNC history lessons on corridor walls all over the Inn. Even the rooms have kudos to UNC professors.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We were in Chapel Hill for 4 days and visited the Carolina Inn twice, for cocktails. The staff is kind, the furnishings are amazing.... Nothing beats the view from the patio or the libations from bar.

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Fairfax VA
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Historic (but modern-feeling) southern hotel. Room was comfortable (if a bit on the small side). Pro: - Comfortable bed, reasonable bathroom. - Quiet, even though my room was right above the main entrance. - Free wifi. - Friendly helpful staff. - Chocolate chip cookie on checkin (although it wasn't warm). Con: - Thermostat was set to 64 (in summer!) when... More

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The hotel room was very small. 1 queen bed barely fit into the room I was given The carpet and furnishings were all very dated and seemed clean but worn. The walls were so thin I could hear full conversations from all sides. In the bathroom there was a very small shower since there was not even room for a... More

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We stay here often and the experiance is excellant each and everytime . Rooms are comfotable and modern while maitianing the southern historic charm. Steps away from the action this is a fabulous location to make your football game even better ( hint hint NO Traffic )

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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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