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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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The Carolina Inn is a very special property filled with warmth and charm. From the moment you arrive you feel like you are home. The rooms are beautifully appointed and conducive to a wonderful night's sleep. Can't wait to return!

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Authentic southern experience. The food was amazing. The staff very attentive and friendly. Great value and great location right on campus. Next time I'll be in Chapel Hill I will definitely stay at the Carolina Inn.

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear Y3500MJalessandrof, Thank you for the excellent review. It is our goal to ensure guests feel that they are truly part of the place, so we are delighted to hear that you experienced authentic southern hospitality in our historic hotel. We are also delighted that you enjoyed our location, restaurant, and that our staff provided exceptional service throughout your visit....

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is beautiful, accessible to everything on campus and in town and the staff is lovely , helpful, and very friendly. I cannot say more than stay here if you are visiting Chapel Hill. W S Robinson

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear randolphr825, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at The Carolina Inn. We are flattered by your comments. We take great pride in offering gracious southern hospitality in our historic setting, so we thank you for such high praise. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Montgomery, Alabama
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A truly authentic Carolina experience. Staff is first rate. Rooms are beautiful and clean. Even small rooms in historic side of hotel are wonderful. Crossroads is great place for drinks and for breakfast.

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear BBbyrne, Thank you for the delightful review. We love to hear how our guests experience the collegiate connection with southern graciousness and hospitality. We appreciate all of your kind words regarding our staff, rooms, and Crossroads Restaurant. We look forward to welcoming you back for a future visit!

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went to the Carolina Inn for a family wedding. It could not have been more enjoyable. The Inn is spectacular, food was wonderful, whether it be breakfast, dinner or a snack. The staff in all areas could not have been more accommodating and pleasant. I would highly recommend the Carolina Inn. It is a gorgeous, well maintained property. Quiet,...

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear K7196FClauriec, Thank you very much for the wonderful review. We are delighted that you found the accommodations, food and hospitality exceptional. Your impression of the Carolina Inn is exactly what we hope each guest takes away upon leaving the hotel. Thank you again for your recommendation. We hope to welcome you back on your next trip to Chapel Hill!

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff were very accommodating and friendly. Great place. My wife needed a wheelchair to get around after her recent knee surgery and the staff were able to locate and provide one for her use. Life saver!

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear hsteve_910819, Thank you for the great review. We were very pleased to read your feedback regarding your recent stay at the Carolina Inn especially that you found our staff to be friendly and accommodating. We will be sure to pass along your kind words to the rest of the team. We look forward to your next visit to Chapel...

Chapel Hill
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Outstanding, relaxing, traditional, authentic yet up to date. Always a treat. No unused space in the cozy well-appointed rooms, but quality of spacious beds and sleeping are fantastic! Small work-out area available if one can find time to use it!

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth B, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at The Carolina Inn. Through our southern graciousness and hospitality, we take pleasure in making the Carolina Inn a haven for an authentic experience. Thank you for your high praise and we look forward to welcoming you back for a future visit!

Corolla, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From the moment we pulled up to this gorgeous inn we were impressed not only by the Inn itself, but also with the surrounding area, the plantings and the valet staff. The valet parking staff was very nice and helpful - it was a definite advantage to us to have valet available. After stepping inside the front doors we were...

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear obxmom4ever, What a delight to read the notes from your recent stay! We make every effort to provide gracious southern hospitality to our guests, so we are thrilled that you left feeling that way. We sincerely appreciate all of your kind words about our grounds, rooms, restaurant, and staff. On behalf of the entire Carolina Inn team, thank you,...

Bethlehem
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I always enjoy my time at the Carolina Inn.. The staff seems well-trained. The location is perfect for the events I am interested in attending. There could be more parking. That would be my only suggestion. I always seem to be pulling into the last spot.

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear V4186OOamyb, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so glad you chose to stay with us once more as this is the best testament to our service and guest experience. We appreciate your kind words regarding our staff and location as well as your feedback regarding parking. Unfortunately, as you may know by now being a frequent guest,...

Atlanta
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There for a wedding! Great venue inside and out! Great Staff! Comfy bed! Wish the bathrooms had locks. Great food! Great dancing! Valet were nice and helpful with information. Front desk was great and brought us an extra blanket.

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manager1924, Manager at The Carolina Inn, responded to this review

Dear 819carlk, Thank you for the lovely review. The Carolina Inn has a long tradition of hosting weddings with our own unique southern charm and grace. We make every effort to provide gracious southern hospitality to our guests, so we’re delighted that you left feeling that way. Thank you again for your kind words and we look forward to welcoming...

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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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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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: £135 - £272 (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
The Carolina Inn Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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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“All rooms we checked out were beautiful!”
obxmom4ever, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are well placed for the best view of the grounds.”
MorecattleLessbull, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Higher Floor, non-connecting rooms”
nmeas1, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“As always---don't just request ANY room!! Ask for a room facing the courtyard and up on the 3rd floor (as one example)!!”
ArchitectZ, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ask for a corner room with windows”
lguy66, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
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