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The Carolina Inn

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  • Excellent77%
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  • Average5%
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

this is a beautiful property with classic Southern charm. I especially appreciated the portraits UNC graduates thematically displayed in the hallways. our room was on the journalism Hall and I learned a lot just walking to the elevator.More

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Response from manager1924, Manager at The Carolina InnResponded 3 January 2017

Dear T1286VZgeocole, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your first visit to The Carolina Inn. As a historic landmark in Chapel Hill, we take pride in our historic southern venue steeped in Carolina history and traditions. We are so pleased you...More

Reviewed 30 December 2016

Always have a wonderful experience, especially during Christmas! Rooms were quaint on this trip, but other optional room sized are available. Located on campus close to most venues. Great place to stay! Only issue I've had with my last 2 visits has been with the...More

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Response from manager1924, Manager at The Carolina InnResponded 3 January 2017

Dear V8919TDbenr, Thank you for the great 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. Thank you again for letting us know about your stay and we look...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016

We stay here at least twice a year for family events and holidays. We so look forward to our stay, especially a nightcap at the bar! The beds are comfortable and the rooms spacious. The parking staff is excellent.More

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Response from manager1924, Manager at The Carolina InnResponded 30 December 2016

Dear Sandra C, Thank you very much for the wonderful review. We are thrilled to read how you enjoyed your family gathering once again. It is always refreshing to hear how our guests enjoy our gracious southern hospitality in our treasured historic venue. We will...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016

Best meal of the trip. Attention to detail. Clean, cozy, quaint, access in and out was nice. Desk help was excellent. Great fluffy clean bed. Historical character of hotel excellent. Grounds were beautiful!More

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Response from manager1924, Manager at The Carolina InnResponded 30 December 2016

Dear richardz863, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent visit to The Carolina Inn. Our goal is to provide restful, relaxing and charming accommodations and services - and we’re so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience. Thank you...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016

What is not GREAT about Carolina Inn!!??? History---tradition---college town icon---beautiful Christmas decorations---nearby charm of Chapel Hill---and right in the center of the (almost metropolitan) buildings environs of the university!! Pictures of the history of UNC line the halls---and the rooms reflect the 1920s era beginnings---lots...More

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Response from manager1924, Manager at The Carolina InnResponded 29 December 2016

Dear ArchitectZ, What a delight to read the notes from your recent stay! We pride ourselves on ensuring 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. Thank...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$176 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#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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US$176 - US$327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#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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traumadoctor
18 November 2016|
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Response from manager1924 | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your question. We will be able to keep your car up front in our horseshoe where we have staff from 6:30am-11pm every day, who will keep a personal eye on your vehicle. Thank you!
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Ashley S
29 October 2016|
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Dear Ashley S, Thank you for your email. We are more than happy to accommodate your 5 month old baby. The Carolina Inn welcomes all guests regardless of age. Please note that we are also more than happy to set up a crib in... More
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Jacki C
11 July 2016|
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According to their website they are a pet-free facility.
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"There is not a bad room, thanks to the renovation and up-dating."
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"We were on the third floor and had no noise issues."
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"No bad rooms that I'm aware of."
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"Only three floors in all. You will be comfortable on either."
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