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The Carolina Inn

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The whole experience was excellent and exceeded any expectations that I may have had. The room was lovely, the sleeping on the delightful beds enhanced the stay. The food and ambience at Crossroads was very good.

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear J5224NXbarbarar, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your accommodations, had a great night’s rest, and were also able to enjoy our culinary delights in our Crossroads restaurant. We appreciate all of your kind words and we look forward to welcoming you back and exceeding your expectations once again.

Corning, New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Carolina Inn for a family graduation. The Traditions are visible and special throughout the hotel. A perfect venue to celebrate a visit, graduation, or other event associated with a family member attending UNC Chapel Hill. Located in a perfect place, near the University and downtown Chapel Hill. Note that price levels were extremely high compared with...

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear GoBills2016, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at The Carolina Inn over Commencement weekend! As a historic landmark in Chapel Hill, we take great pride in offering gracious southern hospitality in our historic venue steeped in Carolina history and traditions. We thank you for your high praise, and look forward to welcoming you back to Chapel Hill!

Hickory
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Inn is nicely decorated and the staff very friendly. More attention to the small details needs to be made in the turn down service. Each night even though it was clear two people were sharing a room only one bed was turned down. The bath mat was close to deteriorating and should have been thrown away.

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Lawrenceville
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is always good to come back to Chapel Hill. The Carolina Inn is the perfect location to enjoy the campus & Franklin street. The Inn is so beautiful & the services are impeccable. We always throughly enjoy our stays. I just wish the motif of the restaurant had not been changed.

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear John S, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are delighted you chose to stay with us once more as this is the best testament to our service and guest experience. We love when our guests can enjoy our central location nestled in the heart of downtown Chapel Hill, on the University of North Carolina campus. Thank you for...

Newport Beach, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed in April for 2 nights at The Carolina Inn for business with my client group. I've stayed innumerable times at The Carolina Inn over the years, for visits to the adjacent UNC campus for work and for leisure--as I am a UNC graduate, as well. The Inn is owned by UNC and is literally across the street from...

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear Bill R, Thank you for such a glowing and detailed review. We are thrilled to read such high praise for our historic Inn. From the décor and design of the building, to the menu in our restaurant, our team loves to share a unique southern experience steeped in Carolina history to our guests. We will continue to work hard...

Oakville, On
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 2 nights for a wedding. The reception was held in the hotel and was excellent. The rooms were beautifully furnished and exceptionally comfortable with lovely bed linens. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The hotel is very nice and in a wonderful location on the very green campus of the University of North Carolina. The room rates...

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear Peter M, Thank you for the great review. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your accommodations and wedding celebration with us. We greatly appreciate your kind words about our rooms, staff, and wedding reception. We certainly treasure our central location nestled in the heart of downtown Chapel Hill on the University of North Carolina campus. We hope...

Reviewed 1 week ago

The purpose of the visit was to attend the UNC class of 1962 reunion. The dinner was held at the Carolina Inn. Food was very good. Staff was excellent. A staff member at the front desk was very helpful in unlocking the "store" next to front desk - allowing me to purchase a soft drink late at night.

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear 763bennettp, Thank you for the great review. We were very pleased to read your feedback regarding your recent stay at the Carolina Inn especially that you found our staff to be friendly and accommodating. We will be sure to pass along your kind words to our team and we look forward to your next visit!

Agoura Hills, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Southern Hospitality in a suburban environment is rare to find these days. Location is great, the staff is absolutely there to make you feel special! Lots of history sprinkled throughout the Hotel and area. Felt more like a retreat than a hotel experience.

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear Frank C, Thank you for the fantastic review. We believe you've captured the essence of The Carolina Inn with your comments about our central location combined with southern hospitality! Thank you for the kind words and we look forward to your next visit to Chapel Hill and The Carolina Inn!

Albemarle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Short business trip but the staff were excellent and the facility was clean and comfortable. The food was excellent at the banquet I attended in the facility. I look forward to my next stay. Always nice to be back in chapel hill!

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear Daniel B, Thank you for the great review. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your accommodation with us. Being a historic landmark in Chapel Hill, we take great pride in our historic venue steeped in Carolina history and traditions. Thank you again for your kind words and we hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Caroling Inn for 3 night to celebrate a Bat Mitzvah. The service in relation to that celebration was top notch. However, we experience terrible service at the Pittsboro Street Provision on our last morning. Other than the terrible service at the Pittsboro Street Provision our stay was delightful. At the Pittsboro Street Provision, we were told...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are conveniently located in the heart of downtown Chapel Hill, at the doorstep of the beautiful campus of The University of North Carolina. Come experience world-class service, elegantly appointed guest accommodations, superb dining, outstanding meeting and banquet facilities, and an expert staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Carolina Inn

Address: 211 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2739
Location: United States > North Carolina > Chapel Hill
Price Range: $174 - $336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Carolina Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 185
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Also Known As:
The Carolina Hotel Chapel Hill
Carolina Hotel Chapel Hill
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Chapel Hill
#2 Family Hotel in Chapel Hill
#3 Romantic Hotel in Chapel Hill
#4 Business Hotel in Chapel Hill
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“All rooms we checked out were beautiful!”
obxmom4ever, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“All the rooms are well placed for the best view of the grounds.”
MorecattleLessbull, Apr 12, 2017 | Read review
“Higher Floor, non-connecting rooms”
nmeas1, Jan 3, 2017 | Read review
“As always---don't just request ANY room!! Ask for a room facing the courtyard and up on the 3rd floor (as one example)!!”
ArchitectZ, Dec 28, 2016 | Read review
“ask for a corner room with windows”
lguy66, Nov 17, 2016 | Read review
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