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Chapel Hill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for a conference. Would return at every opportunity. The food was delicious and nonstop. Conference facilities were first rate and the coordinators the best. Grounds are beautiful and the shuttle service was fast and convenient.

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

Dear 634madelinem, Thank you for taking the time to share the great experience you had here at Rizzo. It was wonderful to see that you would return at every opportunity. We really appreciate that and hope that we'll see you again soon. All the best, Brent

Woodruff, South Carolina
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Rizzo is a beautiful hotel and far exceeded our expectations, especially for the price we paid. Our room was spotless and modern as were the interior and exterior of the hotel. The grounds were well manicured and provided a peaceful, relaxing atmosphere. This is the only place to stay while in the Chapel Hill/Raleigh area.

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

Dear hreese428, Thank you for the wonderful review about your experience here at Rizzo. It was really great to read that you enjoyed your visit and I hope that we'll have the opportunity to welcome you back for another stay in the future. All the best, Brent

Charlotte, United States
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was supposed to stay at Carolina Inn where my conference was, but it was booked, so this was the closest place I found. So glad I did! It was lovely. Great, clean room. Love the kitchenette on each floor with snacks. We enjoyed NOT being right next to the partying fraternity houses and instead being in a quiet stylish...

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

Dear Angela R, Thank you for the kind remarks about your time here at Rizzo. We're really delighted that you found us and had such a wonderful experience. It was also very nice to hear that you would definitely return. We certainly welcome that. All the best, Brent

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Rizzo Center is the type of hotel you have been waiting for. The staff is attentive and truly wishes to serve you. This hotel met or exceeded our expectations the entire stay. The size of the room along with the cleanliness and quality makes for an exceptional night sleep. We enjoy the room, the staff, and especially the 24...

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

Dear Paul T, Thank you for the really wonderful comments about your experience here at Rizzo. It was great to read that we exceeded your expectations. That's certainly something we strive for with every interaction. We hope to see you again on a future visit. All the best, Brent

Etowah, United States
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This campus style center was a pleasure to visit. The grounds are beautiful and the buildings make you feel like you are on a college campus. Clean and well designed rooms, some of the nicest I have ever stayed in. The guest pantries were a first for me! The overall experience felt special and unique!

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

Dear Pamela C, Thank you for the kind review of your visit to Rizzo. I'm so glad the experience felt special and unique. We make a conscious effort to provide an experience that is truly local and authentic. One that you could only find here. Hope to see you again on a future visit. All the best, Brent

Chevy Chase, Maryland
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The Rizzo Center is one of best accommodations I've ever had the pleasure of staying in. Its primary function is as a conference center, but even though casual travelers aren't the intended audience, it is a perfect location for anyone visiting the area. The atmosphere is exceedingly comfortable and relaxing. Unless there is a large conference going on, occupancy seems...

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

Dear Scott J, Thank you for the kind remarks about your experience with us. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your visit and regarded Rizzo as the best place to stay in Chapel Hill. I hope we'll have the opportunity to welcome you back on a future stay. All the best, Brent

FAIRFAX
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I went to this hotel for a work conference and felt like I was on vacation! The grounds are gorgeous, the staff is extremely friendly and helpful, and the conference rooms were lovely. And what is a conference without constant food? The food provided was exceptional -- I loved that there was something for every type of diet. And the...

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

Dear Katherine M, Thank you very much for the thorough and wonderful review of the experience you had here at Rizzo. It was really great to see that you were able to enjoy a lot of the terrific features that we have to offer. I sincerely appreciate your commentary on the food. We make a very deliberate effort to accommodate...

Wilmington, United States
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The Rizzo Center was wonderful; both for services offered during the training I attended and the hotel accommodation. Excellent food, beautiful grounds and comfortable accommodation; couldn't ask for anything more.

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

Dear Jeanette P, Thank you for the wonderful review of your experience here at Rizzo. I'm delighted that you enjoyed the food, accommodations and service. I hope that we will see you again for a visit in the future. All the best, Brent

Hendersonville
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The accommodations were very nice. The breakfast buffet was better than the typical continental breakfast at most major motel chains. Our group had a buffet lunch at the adjacent Dubose House. I only wish I had more time to tour the grounds and spend more leisure time looking around the area.

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

Dear HankO726, Thank you for the kind remarks about the experience you had here at Rizzo. I hope that you will have the opportunity to return and get that tour of the grounds worked into the next visit. There's 30 acres to explore and the gardens are truly spectacular. All the best, Brent

Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Soooo comfortable, welcoming and accomodating. We had a great view of the pool, a spacious room with super-cozy beds, and a quiet restful sleep. This is a beautiful facility. In fact, we weren't sure it was actually a hotel when we arrived in the dark of the night as it has a bit of a residential feel to it! Close...

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

Dear rbsla, Thank you for the wonderful review of your visit to Rizzo. The residential feel is absolutely intentional. The property was once a family home and we've honored that tradition with the design of the rest of property, the beautiful, original gardens and the genuine, familial nature in our interactions with everyone. I'm really glad you enjoyed your time...

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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 High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • 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 27517-8944
Region: United States > North Carolina > Chapel Hill
Price Range: RM804 - RM1,412 (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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#2 Green Hotel in Chapel Hill
#5 Business Hotel in Chapel Hill
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“parking is quite far from the rooms”
Alltraveler333, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor rooms on the back of the hotel are quiet, but rooms facing the pool have a lovely view.”
pricelinetraveler, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the end of hotel are very quiet.”
  • Snack room for guests, free of charge
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.”
crystalr16, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Bring an eye mask and ear plugs! A/C unit noise and ambient lights are ridiculous uncomfortable.”
Stelligena, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
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