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Carol's Garden Inn

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2412 South Alston Ave, Durham, NC 27713
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Carol's Garden Inn
Ranked #5 of 11 Durham B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a short business trip I needed a clean and affordable option that was close to downtown. This was perfect, nice and quiet, and I especially liked that I knew my car would be safe parked here. here are several other regular hotels in the area and I had read reports of cars being broken into, so this was a... More

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Thank you for your review of our B&B. It as a pleasure to have you stay with us. Next time I hope you can try our breakfast. More

Louisville, Colorado
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose Carol's Garden Inn at the last minute instead of staying at a hotel before our flight out the next day and we were so glad we did. Beautiful, well cared and obviously loved old home, lovely warm welcoming room with Jacuzzi and candles, excellent breakfast and afternoon cookies and all the tea, coffee, sodas, bottled water you could... More

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Morris Plains, New Jersey
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This charming B&B is a quiet, charming old home with all the right touches. We were welcomed by Carol herself, and we all visited over homemade cookies and hot tea. There were also unlimited bottles of water on hand. Carol has done an excellent job of anticipating our every need. Our room was clean and comfortable for my husband and... More

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Portersville, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

As soon as we pulled into the driveway of CAROLS GARDEN INN,the stress of the busy city was behind us...the man-made ponds in their yard was very soothing.Carol and Steve the Innkeepers are very kind people and did everything they could to make our stay comfortable. We had both rooms for our visit and they were clean and homey. We... More

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58 reviews 58 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Passing through Durham I stayed here one night. The room was very nice. Breakfast in the morning was very good as well and Carol is a very friendly innkeeper. The place is a little far from restaurants being in a very residential part of town so you definitely need to drive to eat. Carol has a good list of restaurants.

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Dupont, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

I had never stayed in a B&B before, but the fact that Carol's Garden Inn only had two rooms was what appealed to us and the other couple with whom we were traveling. This Inn is terrific. The owners are friendly, the rooms are clean, the bed was comfortable, the breakfasts were delicious and the location is convenient. The chocolate... More

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Pristina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

As a single woman who was totally new to the Durham area not only was I comfortable and safe, Carol was welcoming and a great source of information as I toured the area looking for a place to live. I recommend her B&B highly and would stay there again.

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Richmond, VA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Beautiful bed and breakfast. Stepping into this home was like stepping into a well loved family home. I kept being drawn to all the photos and paintings on the walls, the interesting art work and furnishings, and the landscaping is beautiful as well! The room was very comfortable: the whirlpool tub was wonderful. There are many little touches that Carol... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

This was a great find for us. The B&B was nice, super clean and in close to downtown. Carol was so nice and accommodating. I am gluten free and she fixed us a crustless quiche and rice flour biscuits! What a treat! The bed was comfy and room was spacious and cozy also. We will be back to Durham and... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

My daughter, niece and I stayed here in June and had such a nice time. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The grounds are beautiful- we enjoyed the last minutes of daylight on the swing next to the small pond where the frogs and lightening bugs were starting their song and dance. Breakfast was delicious and we were back on... More

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Address: 2412 South Alston Ave, Durham, NC 27713
Location: United States > North Carolina > Durham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 2

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