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Massachusetts
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We came to tour UNC undergraduate campus. This hotel gaveus more than we every would have expected. So many comps, we started to feel guilty. Guest Pantry, Free Laundry with Detergent, Basketball, outstanding gym. Just fantastic.

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Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everything about the Rizzo Center is fabulous, from the winding manicured lane to the lobby and then the gorgeous room! The staff was absolutely fantastic, especially the shuttle driver who took us to the UNC campus..dropped us off right in front of the admissions building...and when we were ready to come back we just called the front desk and she...

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Center, responded to this review

Dear B T, Thank you so much for sharing the kind remarks about your visit to Rizzo. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed the experience and very appreciative that the impression was such that you'd like to return on your next visit to Chapel Hill. All the best, Brent

St Petersburg
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely, large hotel with great amenities including complimentary breakfast, snacks, beverages, and laundry facilities. Clearly geared for business travelers but convenient for leisure travelers as well. Beautiful property, nice bar/rec room, plenty of parking and a shuttle into town.

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Center, responded to this review

Dear M6941HRjohno, Thank you for sharing the kind words on your experience here at Rizzo. We do certainly excel at business meetings of all shapes and sizes, but to your point, also offer some great attractions for those looking for leisure. Whether you are here for one night or multiple nights, it's important to us that we provide the comfort...

Wilmington
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Arrived at 3 for UNC game. Nearly 5 before checkin. Late for early dinner. Public trashcans in restroom and outside were overflowing. Housekeeping knocked on door at 8am next am to "clean" room. Free breakfast is institutional fare. Rooms are nice and quiet, great location, but canceled upcoming reservation.

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Center, responded to this review

Dear Frieda H, I'm very sorry that you did not have anything less than a stellar experience. We have already made several changes as a result of this particular weekend which was very busy due to the UNC basketball game. That is certainly not an excuse, rather an opportunity to improve. One of those changes involves housekeeping, which will now...

Raleigh
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a lovely stay-cation find in Chapel Hill--- amenities were incredible, furnishings were beautiful and the pool, fire pit , bar area and free breakfast were all great. What a nice surprise off the path and close enough to campus to enjoy activities but not be in the midst of the bar scene.

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Center, responded to this review

Dear 21lizr, Thank you very much for the kind words. That was a really great description you provided. We do have our own secret little hide-away here, where it's quaint and quiet, but a very short distance to the action when you want it. I hope we'll see again for another "stay-cation" in the future. All the best, Brent

Alexandria
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The downstairs game room with outdoor pool and fire pit was awesome! The hotel provided a great game room for watching the UNC vs UVA basketball game. We were also able to play pool with friends after the UNC win!

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Center, responded to this review

Dear Melanie A, Thank you for the kind works about your time here at Rizzo. I'm glad you enjoyed our UNC themed sports bar and outdoor patio area. The weather is just starting to turn and it's a beautiful space to relax, unwind and have some fun. I hope you'll have another opportunity for a visit in the future. All...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

the overall stay was very pleasant, clean and staff very helpful and friendly. the grounds were amazing and would travel back her for a pleasant vacation spot. this is a place where you can come and retire.

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Center, responded to this review

Dear 60rosev, Thank you for sharing such wonderful comments about your time here at Rizzo. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your visit and we're looking forward to your return. All the best, Brent

Xx
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everything was on point! Food, service, atmosphere. Love! Love! Love! The service was amazing and my favorite part was the guest pantry. I am pretty sure I gained 5 pounds on my 4 day stay and it was totally worth it!

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Center, responded to this review

Dear 637tamarat, We sincerely appreciate the kind remarks about your experience here at Rizzo. The pantry is a popular feature for a lot of guests, as you can imagine. It's one of a few unique touches we have here that are designed to offer our guests the conveniences of home. Thank you and hope to see you on a future...

La Place
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Service was fantastic, rooms were top notch - very clean, bed was comfortable, temperature was easy to keep comfortable, breakout rooms were well formatted, and wifi was dependable. Fabulous facility, and I would definitely recommend.

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Center, responded to this review

Dear lindseyvicknair, Thank you for taking the time to share the very kind comments about your visit here to Rizzo. I'm delighted that you enjoyed the experience from top to bottom and really hope we'll have the opportunity to welcome you for another visit in the future. All the best, Brent

Vienna
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The facilities are great -- everything appears to have been recently upgraded. The bar and gym were both nice and the rooms are generally comfortable. The only thing I would suggest is upgrading for a firmer mattress.

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Center, responded to this review

Dear 815bryanw, Thank you for taking the time to share the experience you had here at Rizzo. You are absolutely correct. We expanded in 2016 and at that time renovated all of our guestrooms and public space to match that of the expansion for a seamless look throughout. We do offer bed boards for those that desire a firmer mattress....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to this rare retreat, set amid 30 acres of natural woodlands. Created for the University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School's executive education, Rizzo Center combines sophisticated meeting facilities with a beautiful setting and memorable Southern hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rizzo Center

Address: 150 DuBose Home Lane, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Region: United States > North Carolina > Chapel Hill
Price Range: $286 - $548 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rizzo Center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 183
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Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Chapel Hill
#5 Business Hotel in Chapel Hill
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“Rooms on the end of hotel are very quiet.”
  • Snack room for guests, free of charge
 of 5 bubbles Jtstclair54, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I was on the main floor and it was quiet enough for me as well as being really convenient.”
 of 5 bubbles crystalr16, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Bring an eye mask and ear plugs! A/C unit noise and ambient lights are ridiculous uncomfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles Stelligena, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the new part of the hotel. If you can swing it, the new suites have a balcony and separate living space.”
 of 5 bubbles Pomds, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“If you like extreme privacy and quiet, the 1st floor (which is an elevator ride down from the lobby) works best...”
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