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The Carolina - Pinehurst Resort

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80 Carolina Vista Drive, Pinehurst, NC 28374
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Ranked #2 of 7 Hotels in Pinehurst
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
steve m Toronto, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My brother and I had an outstanding four day golf outing that was seamless service, great food and excellent golf. 500 US Kids competitors and parents were easily accommodated with no noticeable impact on the enjoyment of the facilities for the rest of us. Pay up and play #2 with a fore caddie for a PGA player's experience. Unparalleled.

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Granger, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Pinehurst. I had read about its tennis facilities and not being a golfer, was a little wary, but it exceeded my expectations. The tennis manager, Holly, called ahead and set up my lessons, clinics and matches with a member of the facility. Everyone was so accomodating and the clay courts were in great condition. Matt... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you Carolina for being the epitome of Southern Hospitality and reminding me why I love living in the south! I came along with my husband this past week, while he was working as a photographer covering the ACC football event you hosted. He worked hard, I spent a couple of days enjoying your front porch rockers, pool and spa.... More 

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Pearland, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rating of 5 stars is in comparison to other top golf courses and resort properties in the USA; on my 4th visit, as a "true golfer", I really feel that this is the best of the best. Pinehurst has done a fantastic job of keeping the historic hotel with its old-world charm and modern comforts. The lobby, veranda and... More 

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Duluth, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is full of history and old world style. The hospitality is truly southern. The rooms are small but comfortable and clean. The breakfast is outstanding. The drinks on the front porch are relaxing. And of course the golf is fabulous.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for the 3 day/weekend Golf Academy over July 4th and while I came back with swollen, blistered fingers and crazy aches and pains from the rigorous class/golf schedule, I absolutely LOVED my experience at Pinehurst and can't wait to go back! The service was fantastic from beginning to end, with staff who are not only helpful but extremely friendly.... More 

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Sarah C, Guest Relations Manager at The Carolina - Pinehurst Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your time at our Golf Academy. Eric and Paul go out of their way to make sure the experience is not only educational, but fun, so we're happy to hear that came across. Another great Ryder Cup dish to try is... More 

Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing resort for golf with 9 courses to choose from. The staff was amazing, friendly, professional, and helpful in every way. The history at this resort is overwhelming especially if you really love golf. The breakfast buffet is vast and well prepared with high quality ingredients. Dinner is also fantastic and the menu unique and well prepared.... More 

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Sarah C, Guest Relations Manager at The Carolina - Pinehurst Resort, responded to this review

Julia, Thanks for taking the time to write such a fantastic review. We're so glad to hear you had a memorable stay at Pinehurst. It sounds like our team treated you to the best Southern hospitality. There's plenty for children to do here, including hanging out at the pool, biking, playing tennis and kayaking. If you want an adults only... More 

Fayetteville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

35 years ago we started our Honeymoon at The Carolina Resort. What better way to celebrate 35 years than to return. Our day is the 4th...so we always have festivities to help us enjoy. We are not golfers, but there are many activities at The Carolina to enjoy. Equestrian, tennis, beach or pool, cycling, fine dining, etc.. On the 4th... More 

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Sarah C, Guest Relations Manager at The Carolina - Pinehurst Resort, responded to this review

Grady, Thanks for taking the time to write such a spectacular review. We're so glad we got to be part of your special day! It's great to hear our team treated you to the best Southern hospitality. Holidays are a wonderful time at Pinehurst. If you enjoyed Fourth of July, stop back around Christmas to check out the dozens of... More 

Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoy a true resort experience! Staff is exceptional! Waitress in the evening bar, small restaurant had a great personality and very accommodating. The three ice cream with an amazing chocolate brownie dessert was to die for!

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Sarah C, Guest Relations Manager at The Carolina - Pinehurst Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! Try the Mile-High Key Lime Pie next time you visit, it's incredible. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was part of a group event at the Carolina hotel. The staff was terrific and friendly. In particular Brian Couey went out of his way to make our meals special. He was extremely attentive to our needs and offered us exceptional service with an excellent knowledge of local brews and specialty drinks at the bar.

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Sarah C, Guest Relations Manager at The Carolina - Pinehurst Resort, responded to this review

Andrew, Thanks for taking the time to recognize our staff. Our team makes Pinehurst special and we're glad to hear they treated you to the best Southern hospitality. We look forward to hosting you again soon. More 

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