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The Umstead Hotel and Spa

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100 Woodland Pond Dr, Cary, NC 27513-2131 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Everything was excellent. The staff in every part of the hotel was exceptional. We made full use of the hotel, the spa, the grounds, the staff, the restaurants and the room. The suite we had was spacious,,always clean and very comfortable. The concierge's were very...More

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Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed April 15, 2018

I stayed at the Umstead Hotel for 6 days/5 nights last week for meetings. My room, 433, was great - near the end of the hall, facing the front of the hotel and extremely quiet. We held meetings in the hotel conference space - as...More

Thank randonp742
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was recommended by employees of SAS and some business associates that this is the best place for spa. It says recommended 48 hours advance notice is required. The day I wanted was th 3rd of November and the reservation associate tells me that he...More

Thank Harold W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We came back for our 2nd visit, after leaving Asheville, as it is halfway to our home. Always greeted warmly, Valet, front desk, servers. Great lunch in the lounge, we needed after driving thru Mickael's 50 mph winds, driving rain, that chased us all the...More

Thank john b
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband brought me here for by birthday. Check in was fast and came with champagne. The room was beautiful. My husband surprised me with cake, flowers, and a present which he set up earlier with the concierge. I didn’t catch her name, but she...More

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Description
Nestled lakeside on 12 acres of beautiful grounds in Cary, N.C., The Umstead Hotel and Spa is a calming retreat and luxury destination. The Umstead features 150 oversized guest rooms, elegant furnishings and More signature amenities. The Umstead welcomes and inspires guests to find comfort, tranquility and indulgence in the meticulously landscaped property, as well as the plush Umstead Spa and contemporary American cuisine of Executive Chef Steven Greene at its signature Forbes Five Star restaurant, Herons. Independently owned and operated, The Umstead Hotel and Spa is North Carolina's first full-service hotel to receive the coveted AAA Five Diamond Award and is a Forbes Five Star rated property. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
150
Price range
$374 - $737 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Umstead Hotel Cary
,
Umstead Hotel Cary
Location
United States > North Carolina > Cary
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
150
Price range
$374 - $737 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Umstead Hotel Cary
,
Umstead Hotel Cary
Location
United States > North Carolina > Cary
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Valerie W
December 28, 2017|
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Response from R Perry M | Reviewed this property |
Valerie- so sorry that it has taken me four months to respond. I am pretty sure that you have your answer by now. I just figured out where the message icon is for Trip Advisor. Prestonwood in Cary is not too far and a... More
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Bernise L
May 5, 2017|
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Response from Caroline J | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The Umstead Hotel and Spa for your visit to the Carolinas. Our reservations department will be able to assist you with your inquiry, as they will have access to all your reservation... More
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Kim E
December 29, 2016|
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Response from Caroline J | Property representative |
Dear Kim, Thank you for your question! Our outdoor pool will open in March, and is heated so should the weather be cold you will still be able to swim. Our outdoor fireplace is currently available, and you are able to... More
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Room Tips
"Get a room with a view of the lake!"
MarkS774
1 week ago
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"235 is an end room, no balcony but super private. Balcony has pool views but I would think that means you..."
trentm37
Aug 5, 2018
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"All rooms appear to be quiet. Rooms are spacious and bathrooms are well configured with a spa-style bathtub."
randonp742
Apr 15, 2018
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"Book in advance!"
LauraH37
Mar 14, 2018
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