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The Carolina Inn

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Greensboro NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016

The Carolina Inn has been a fundamental tradition in Chapel Hill since 1924. Like many hotels, it has changed ownership a time or two, and required the occasional refurbishment. The good news is that, following recent serious refurbishment and redesign, it is now as nice a place to stay and dine as it has ever been, comparable to fine hotels... More 

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TheInn211, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the detailed review and kind words about your visit to The Carolina Inn. I am happy to hear that our recent renovations throughout the Inn and Crossroads Chapel Hill exceeded your expectations - our commitment to the guest experience will always remain our number one priority. We look forward to welcoming you back to the... More 

Wilkesboro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016

The Carolina Inn is a beautiful place right on the UNC campus. Excellent service and beautiful, comfortable rooms. Close proximity to Franklin Street and anywhere else on campus. I highly recommend eating at the Carolina Crossroads Restaurant while staying!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

This was the first time we've been able to stay at the Carolina Inn since we booked way in advance to go to a basketball game. It was just such a lovely place to stay and the renovations are fantastic and we loved all the memorabilia and history! It is a great location and so easy to walk around and... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

I love staying at the Carolina Inn in the heart of the Carolina campus. The historical feel of the inn, the friendliness of the staff, and the comfortable environment make the Carolina the perfect place to stay. Its proximity to Franklin Street (the majority of the restaurants and bars) and fraternity/sorority houses makes the Carolina a great choice for a... More 

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Zebulon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

Don't expect to be able to take the advertised Carolina Inn Shuttle. We called to reserve it the night before with no problem. It was not ready on time the next morning and then only after we we were already in the shuttle did they mention that they would probably not be able to come back and pick us up.... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

This is a charming hotel with very friendly staff, perfectly immaculate rooms, beautifully decorated hallways and guest rooms, absolutely best location - central to Franklin St. and UNC. Great restaurant.

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Matthews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

The Carolina Inn never disappoints. Always a pleasure to stay here. From the moment you arrive to departure, you are treated well. Beautifully appointed rooms. Can't beat the location! You can walk anywhere you need to be.

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

I loved my visit! Everything was superb. First of all, the inn is impressive when you drive up to it. The grounds and building are well maintained, and the furnishings are classy. I loved the decor in the lobby - very sunny and warm. The hotel room itself was nicely furnished - small, but the space is well utilized. The... More 

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TheInn211, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The Carolina Inn during your recent visit to Chapel Hill - and for the detailed comments regarding your stay! We love hearing when our guests enjoy their experience and we will continue to work hard to maintain the Inn to the standard of excellence! We look forward to your next visit. More 

Greenwich
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016

Went to NC for one night for opening at Ackland Art Museum. Fabulous private after opening dinner at Crossroads. Got stranded in NC by storm Jonas for two extra nights. No place better to be stranded. Carolina Inn great!!

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TheInn211, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit to the Inn and your experience in Crossroads Chapel Hill exceeded expectations. We agree - there is no better place to be stranded than The Carolina Inn! We look forward to your next visit... More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

Great people. Great service from the check-in to the car attendants that made sure the snow and ice were clear. This is a North Carolina treasure and I was very happy with the upgraded suite. We were also impressed with the dining experience.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • 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: $196 - $384 (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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