We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Carolina Inn

    211 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2739
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    Savings alert: 12% below average rate

    The price you found is 12% lower than this hotel's average rate of USD 218/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    USD 191*
    USD 191*
    USD 191*
    Traveller (218)
    Room & Suite (314)
    Dining (34)
    The Franklin
    635 reviews
    #4 of 18 hotels in Chapel Hill
     
    The Siena Hotel, Autograph Collection
    472 reviews
    #2 of 18 hotels in Chapel Hill
     
    Hampton Inn & Suites Chapel Hill/Carrboro
    729 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Carrboro
     
    Rizzo Center
    433 reviews
    #1 of 18 hotels in Chapel Hill
     
    Overview
    • Excellent77%
    • Very good16%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “unc campus” (122 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Self-Serve Laundry
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from The Carolina Inn
    Offers & Announcements: Save 30%
    Hotel deals
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel_hsx__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    The Franklin
    635 reviews
    #4 of 18 hotels in Chapel Hill
     
    The Siena Hotel, Autograph Collection
    472 reviews
    #2 of 18 hotels in Chapel Hill
     
    Hampton Inn & Suites Chapel Hill/Carrboro
    729 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Carrboro
     
    Rizzo Center
    433 reviews
    #1 of 18 hotels in Chapel Hill
     
    Rooms
    6 Aug.7 Aug.
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from USD 190.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Chapel Hill hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "78670f944d7646189bc1677b5a199c89", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":94073,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[78336539],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":190,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"78670f944d7646189bc1677b5a199c89","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":191,"lowestMetaPrice":190,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":191,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":191,"lowestMetaPrice":190,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":191,"hotelName":"The Carolina Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijc4NjcwZjk0NGQ3NjQ2MTg5YmMxNjc3YjVhMTk5Yzg5IiwiQUlLIjoiNzQzYTJkMmE5ZmQ4NDI5OGI0NGFmNWVkMTkwY2E5NWEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "USD 190", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"78336539":"PricelineIB","109222083":"HotelsCom2IB","63257974":"IB_SabreHospitalitySolu_1Fv9i6k","32604916":"Expedia","43838059":"BookingCom","78851401":"OrbitzEWS","34361335":"Hotwire","79403824":"CheapTicketsEWS","53900201":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (1,300)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages
    There are newer reviews for The Carolina Inn
    See the most recent reviews

    311 - 315 of 1,291 reviews

    Reviewed 28 September 2016

    Enjoyed our stay here while visiting our son at UNC. From the Inn it was easy to walk everywhere so we never needed a car. The Inn had a nice restaurant and outdoor patio that we enjoyed during our stay. The service was excellent and...More

    Thank twickski
    Management response:Responded 30 September 2016

    Dear twickski, The Carolina Inn has been hosting UNC Chapel Hill families, friends and alumni since 1924 and continues to be highly sought-after accommodations for anyone visiting the university. Being located directly on the campus of UNC, we love that our guests are just a...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2016

    There is no better place to stay for a Carolina football weekend. Not only is the Carolina Inn conveniently located to the game, but it seems to be the focal point of activity for a football weekend. It is a great place to stay, have...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank johnrm150
    Management response:Responded 30 September 2016

    Dear johnrm150, Thank you for the wonderful review. We certainly agree that there is no better place to stay for a Carolina football weekend! We love to hear how our guests experience the collegiate connection with our southern graciousness and hospitality. Thank you very much...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2016

    The new Bar and restaurant, while larger, eliminates the old "Carolina" feel, otherwise, it was another great stay at the Inn. Fantastic location for Chapel Hill, and especially while visiting UNC. The staff is great, the service is excellent, and we would highly recommend a...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank jtm392
    Management response:Responded 29 September 2016

    Dear jtm392, Thank you for the great review! We are so glad to hear you chose us for a return stay, which is the best testament to our service and guest experience. We greatly appreciate your extremely kind comments pertaining to our staff and service...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2016

    This is the best hotel to stay at if you have kids at the University. The kids visit and enjoy being with parents at this hotel. i like the bar area and all the renovations they have done. Best place to stayMore

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank Karen S
    Management response:Responded 29 September 2016

    Dear Karen S, Thank you so much for your comments regarding your recent stay. We are very happy to hear that we delivered on providing a memorable guest experience to you and your family. We are also very pleased that you enjoyed the renovations to...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2016

    The room was very small but also lovely. Missed the complimentary coffee in the lobby I remember from Fall 2016. Excellent location; we never had to use our car. Staff was quite friendly. Check in and check out were extremely quick.More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank bonnief752
    Management response:Responded 29 September 2016

    Dear bonnief752, Thank you for your review. We are committed to providing comfortable accommodations and amazing services, which has been true since our doors opened in 1924, so thank you for your kind words. We are also pleased you enjoyed our location right on the...More

    The Franklin
    635 reviews
    #4 of 18 hotels in Chapel Hill
     
    The Siena Hotel, Autograph Collection
    472 reviews
    #2 of 18 hotels in Chapel Hill
     
    Hampton Inn & Suites Chapel Hill/Carrboro
    729 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Carrboro
     
    Rizzo Center
    433 reviews
    #1 of 18 hotels in Chapel Hill
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersGold level
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 175 - USD 322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • 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
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 185
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Priceline, Hotwire, Agoda, getaroom.com and HotelQuickly so you can book your The Carolina Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • North Carolina >
    • Chapel Hill
    • Also Known As
    • The Carolina Hotel Chapel Hill ,
    • Carolina Hotel Chapel Hill
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (218)
    Room & Suite (314)
    Dining (34)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (243)
    Bathroom (19)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    The Franklin
    635 reviews
    .54 km away
     
    Rizzo Center
    433 reviews
    4.53 km away
     
    Hampton Inn & Suites Chapel Hill/Carrboro
    729 reviews
    1.20 km away
     
    The Siena Hotel, Autograph Collection
    472 reviews
    2.94 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Top of the Hill Restaurant & Brewery
    614 reviews
    .40 km away
    Spanky's Restaurant
    200 reviews
    .44 km away
    Buns
    80 reviews
    .44 km away
    Crossroads Chapel Hill
    177 reviews
    .01 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    University of North Carolina
    442 reviews
    .59 km away
    Morehead Planetarium and Science Center
    135 reviews
    .59 km away
    Ackland Art Museum
    99 reviews
    .33 km away
    Coker Arboretum
    52 reviews
    .71 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    traumadoctor
    18 November 2016|
    Answer
    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!
    1
    Vote
    Ashley S
    29 October 2016|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from manager1924 | Property representative |
    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
    0
    Votes
    Jacki C
    11 July 2016|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from BobR26 | Reviewed this property |
    According to their website they are a pet-free facility.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Not sure--we were on the 3rd floor and it was very quiet."
    Read review
    "Quieter rooms on the 3rd floor in the back"
    Read review
    "The corners on third floor have sloped ceilings that make the room feel smaller"
    Read review
    "All rooms we checked out were beautiful!"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing