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The Carolina Inn

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$198*
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Worthy of all of the praise I heard before arriving. All the interior (and exterior) is gorgeous--the epitome of southern charm. The staff was extremely welcoming. Even all of the maintenance workers throughout the halls greeted cheerfully and seemed genuinely interested in the guests. The room (in a corner) didn't have much wiggle room, but the antiquity yet modernity, history,...

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Swanbourne
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Only bar food after 9.00pm and room service ceased at 10.00pm. I arrived late after a long frustrating trip, I am diabetic and the only suggestion from the front desk was "walk to the main street , something might be open". The night I stayed there was torrential rain and an active tornado watch! Not the experience one would expect...

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Alexandria
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were there for a family funeral, and the Caroline Inn did a beautiful job handling the rooms, perception, and any requests we had. I truly professional experience. I have stayed there a number of times, and I've always been pleased with the experience.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It seemed like there were a series of small issues that occurred during our stay that, taken individually, wouldn't be a big deal, but added together resulted in a mediocre experience from what is supposed to be a highly rated hotel. The breakfast delivery hanger had already been filled out prior to our check-in, so it required getting a new...

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Reviewed 5 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 5 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 6 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre 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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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre 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 

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Address: 211 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2739
Region: United States > North Carolina > Chapel Hill
Price Range: $241 - $464 (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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“As always---don't just request ANY room!! Ask for a room facing the courtyard and up on the 3rd floor (as one example)!!”
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