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The Holly Inn - Pinehurst Resort

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Grayson, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband surprised me with a stay at the Holly Inn as part of a package for Pinehurst Golf Academy. Arriving early on Sunday, the desk attendant Sustainia met me with such a warm welcome and quickly checked me in so I was on time for an early round of golf. Dave cheerfully unloaded my luggage, valeted the car, and...

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Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have enjoyed the Holly Inn for many years and It has always show the Charm it was meant for. The Tavern and 1895 Dinning Room have great selection of wine and food. Great place to stay in the Heart of the Village of Pinehurst.

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Cary, United States
Reviewed 12 December 2016

If you like historic hotel but do not mind giving up on same of the 21st century amenities, this one is for you. Staff could not have been more friendly. Walking distance to restaurants and shopping. However, it was extremely difficult to regulate the temperature in the room. The room was either freezing or extremely hot. We took turns during...

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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Fabulous Inn!! The staff were all very friendly. The food for our party was great. The filet was very tender and perfectly cooked. The town is beautiful with lots of cute little shops. Things do shutdown a little early here, so don't wait to walk around town. We did go over to Dugan's Pub at night for some drinks, music...

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Herndon, Virginia
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The Holly is part of the Pinehurst Resort. It is a small, quaint old hotel with good Arts&Crafts details. We stayed in room 302. It appeared to have been last updated a number of years ago. Wall paper seams were peeling around the Hvac unit. Poor lighting and no ventilation in the bathroom. TV is small and funky but you...

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Sarah C, Manager at The Holly Inn - Pinehurst Resort, responded to this review

Hi Suzanne, Thanks for taking the time to review the Holly! We're planning to begin updating the rooms at the beginning of next year. The wallpaper will be fixed and a nice cover is being made for the HVAC unit. We're also adding some additional lighting, new drapery and carpet. We're so glad you enjoy the charm of the Holly...

Reviewed 27 October 2016

The Pinehurst Resort is terrific for golfers, great courses in every way. Nine eighteen hole courses. We played Nos. 2 (where US Open was played a few years ago), 4, 8 and 9. Each very beautiful, in somewhat different ways. Challenging, interesting, fair, not unduly punitive of stray shots but reward good ones. Beautifully maintained. (By the way, I liked...

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

The Holly Inn is perfectly located a stones through from downtown Pinehurst, They have great food in all of their restaurants for all budgets each with their own atmosphere. I traveled there in June for the IAGTO conference and every aspect of Pinehurst and The Holly Inn exceeded my expectations. The staff was very international and super friendly who really...

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Marion
Reviewed 25 October 2016

First off, the hotel is Old, but the staff is 1st class and understands service. They great you by your name and are always available to help. I did not hear one no or no we can't do that. We shipped clubs early to arrive and they were waiting for us at the Holly Inn. Only complaint, is no water...

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I really love this place. Walking through the halls is a trip into the glorious history of Pinehurst. The beds were comfortable and room spacious. The bar is quite small, so do your drinking somewhere else, but drop in and ask the bartender to tell you about the history. Tip: Try to get a room in the "newer" wing.

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Gainesville, Georgia
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We spent three nights here for a meeting. It is a lovely place. The hotel, built in 1895, is historic indeed, but lovely. The rooms are spacious and have a charm you will not find in a chain hotel. The staff are amazing.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holly is one of the hotels of Pinehurst Resort, located in the center of the charming Village of Pinehurst. Built in 1895, The Holly was Pinehurst's first hotel. Every detail has been attended to inside and on the spacious grounds. Decorating the walls and floors are a series of natural botanical prints and images reminiscent of times gone by. You'll see the fine touches in every nook from the jewel-toned Tiffany lamps to the reading selection in the library to the comfort of a rocking chair in your guest room. It's no wonder the Holly is a Four-Diamond hotel. The 1895 Grille is the Four-Diamond restaurant inside the Holly. There's also the charming Tavern which offers indoor seating and outdoor dining seasonally. Free resort shuttles will transport you across the resort so there is easy access to golf, spa and all amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Holly Inn - Pinehurst Resort

Address: 155 Cherokee Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28374-9269
Region: United States > North Carolina > Pinehurst
Price Range: $173 - $710 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 82
Also Known As:
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