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The Carolina Hotel - Pinehurst Resort

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Check another item off your bucket list and come and enjoy! We stayed in a Carolina suite so had a bedrooms with a connecting large sitting area. Basically they combined two rooms. Thus suite was in the Inn and it overlooked the pool. We stayed 3 nights and had two days of golf and a spa treatment. Excellent free work...

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Ayden, North Carolina
Reviewed 13 October 2014

My husband had a conference in Pinhurst. It was also our wedding anniversary. We enjoyed staying in the hotel. I love that it is older, all the floors are a bit uneven and the doors a bit crooked. What could be better? A place with some history and character. Our room was lovely with a comfortable bed, beautiful bathroom, nicely...

1Thank Diana M
Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

We typically do not write reviews unless it's a 5 star experience. My husband and I travel around the world, and stay at luxury hotels. Many hotels may be rated 5 stars but overall service doesn't come close. The owners of this hotel both alive and passed on should be smiling from ear to ear on what an incredible staff...

2Thank daviesandpatties
Centreville, Virginia
Reviewed 5 October 2014

Recently participated in a tournament at the Pinehurst Resort For those of you who do not know Pinehurst has many lodging options from hotels to condos. I stayed at the Carolina-the "premier" property on the resort. I also play #2,4,5,8. Review all separately: Lodging: The rooms at the Carolina are well appointed but on the small side. The bathrooms are...

2Thank mp4378
Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 October 2014

The Carolina has definitely seen better days. The rooms are in great need of total remodeling. Before we even unpacked, we had to call housekeeping to come dust the furniture. Everything was covered in a layer of dust. The housekeeper told me the hotel is "just old". The commode would hardly flush, the shower leaked all over the bathroom floor...

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Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 October 2014

I felt I should write a review as I have of other places I have stayed this year. This property is an excellent resort hotel, excellent staff, excellent service and super great food. Of course there is golf, and golf and even more golf. The Spa is very good, first class. I do not know what to say other than...

Thank Wayne K
Elk Grove Village, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 2 October 2014

outstanding service all staff were kind, friendly, courteous excellent accommodations, delicious food golf courses are beautiful & challenging-caddies were great very quiet area to relax, easy to walk to shops in village of pinehurst

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 30 September 2014

I took my wife to the Carolina for a special "monumental" birthday and it was a tremendous success. The staff at the Carolina were exemplary and friendly while providing top drawer service. We had a couple of small issues within the room and they were rectified immediately. The room was very comfortable and the sleep was "like a rock" due...

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mchriscoe, Guest Relations Manager at The Carolina Hotel - Pinehurst Resort, responded to this review

Thank you! We are so happy you had a memorable birthday. We look forward to hosting many more visits and special occasions.

Hebron, Kentucky
Reviewed 28 September 2014

This is a luxurious and elegant establishment that exudes the traditions of golf. Very nice service from start to finish. I spent 3 nights there for a corporate event and was able to enjoy the experience at no cost to me. Very expensive however: the forced addition of an 18% gratuity at the dining rooms made for an eye-popping check:...

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Washington, DC
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Visited Pinehurst Resort as part of a conference. Our guest room was in the Carolina Villas, which are adjacent to the Carolina Hotel and West Lawn Pool. Pros: Gorgeous property, conveniently located, great services and staff, high quality food and drinks. Cons: Parking lots fill up quickly and are not convenient for the Villas.

Thank CalypsoW

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Some say you can feel the spirit of Pinehurst as you turn onto Carolina Vista, the tree-lined avenue that leads to the Carolina hotel. This majestic century-old hotel with its signature copper cupola and sweeping verandas make you feel as though you’ve stepped back in time to an era when elegance defined grand hotels and resorts. Dubbed the “Queen of the South,” the Carolina has 274 Four-Diamond guest rooms including suites.Pinehurst Resort features eight golf courses, an award-winning Spa, a charming village, tennis, beach club and other amenities inlcuding an active Kids Club. Kids 12 and under stay and play golf free when staying in the same room as the parents. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Carolina Hotel - Pinehurst Resort

Address: 80 Carolina Vista Drive, Pinehurst, NC 28374
Region: United States > North Carolina > Pinehurst
Price Range: $175 - $716 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Carolina Hotel - Pinehurst Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 274
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