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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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48 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As always, The Carolina, and Pinehurst Resort, never disappoints. We come here at least twice a year. I will always give 5 stars barring something really bad. But this year, a couple of things were a little off. At the Ryder Cup Lounge, we had dinner one night, and our waitress (when she finally showed to take our order), never... More 

Thank John W
Richmond, Virginia, United States
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41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Overall we had a pretty good weekend visit. I am going to list what we like and don't like about the hotel and services below. 1) We found a great deal on travelzoo which essentially made the room half off plus we received $50 spa credit, $50 golf credit, and $25 dining credit per day for our 2 nights stay,... More 

Thank Jaye L
Myrtle Beach, SC
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a very pretty hotel, The staff were great and accommodating. Afternoon tea and cookies. There is no coffee in the rooms but available in the lobby shop. The Ryder bar is cozy and the music is good. I just wish the would allow pets.

Thank Hosdoc
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent Thanksiving week and weekend at this beautiful hotel. The service is excellent and they had it decorated beautifully with lots of Christmas trees, and even an ice skating rink. Best feature is being able to walk into the village and eat at the other proeprty, the Holly Inn. The Carolina is stately and the restaurants are great.

Thank Chironna M
Richmond, Virginia
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23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed looking at the memorabilia, history and pictures of the famous golfers that have played the Pinehurst courses over years. There was ice skating and many things for the family to do while visiting the grounds. The hotel was decorated beautifully for Christmas. Really enjoyed our visit.

Thank Rusty M
Westfield, North Carolina
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at the Carolina Hotel was fantastic, we stayed in a premium room with two beds that was in the east wing of the hotel, the room was very clean and comfortable. This is a classic 1901 hotel dubbed the queen of the south and it didn't disappoint. The breakfast buffet in the dining room was the best I've... More 

Thank TedX0273
Sarah C, Manager at The Carolina Hotel - Pinehurst Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to share your great experience. We're so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to Pinehurst. Gil Hanse will be redesigning No. 4 starting next year, so be sure to check out that course during an upcoming trip. If you enjoyed No. 2, we think you'll love the changes to No. 4. We look forward... More 

Goldsboro, North Carolina
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92 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! We stopped here for an afternoon of site seeing. So happy we did! Absolutely beautiful! We looked over and read all the displays of the history of the hotel. We shopped at the shops. Amazing lunch and great drinks at the Ryder Cup Lounge. Fabulous food and desserts & a cool selection of beers! Great overall!

Thank Mon-ValleyGuy
Sarah C, Manager at The Carolina Hotel - Pinehurst Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for stopping in to spend the day with us! We're so glad to hear enjoyed exploring the area and stopped in to have lunch at the Ryder Cup Lounge. We hope to welcome you back soon for an extended weekend to the area. More 

Fayetteville, North Carolina
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6 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely weekend. The hotel was comfortable, the spa relaxing and the food delicious. What more can you ask for? Dinner was just amazing and the breakfast buffet busy but tasty. The spa staff was helpful and attentive.

Thank cthomas0330
Sarah C, Manager at The Carolina Hotel - Pinehurst Resort, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed some rest and relaxation with us during a romantic weekend away. It sounds like the perfect escape. Thank you for spending it with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to Pinehurst for their Golf Academy. It was 3 nights 4 days of Golf, Golf, and More Golf! The experience started at the hotel and as soon as I walked in, you could feel the history. The entire hotel has been remodeled but still has its southern charm. I spent the majority of the time the next 3... More 

Thank IndyGolfer58
Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My stay at the Pinehurst resort was second to none. The accommodations at the Carolina Hotel were excellent. The staff at the entire resort were the best and friendliest you could find. The golf courses were in excellent condition and the staff were very helpful. This was my first trip to Pinehurst and even in cold weather it was somewhere... More 

Thank Oje4688

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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Golf Course
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Some say you can feel the spirit of Pinehurst as you turn onto Carolina Vista, the tree-lined avenue that leads to the Carolina hotel. This majestic century-old hotel with its signature copper cupola and sweeping verandas make you feel as though you’ve stepped back in time to an era when elegance defined grand hotels and resorts. Dubbed the “Queen of the South,” the Carolina has 274 Four-Diamond guest rooms including suites.Pinehurst Resort features eight golf courses, an award-winning Spa, a charming village, tennis, beach club and other amenities inlcuding an active Kids Club. Kids 12 and under stay and play golf free when staying in the same room as the parents. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Carolina Hotel - Pinehurst Resort

Address: 80 Carolina Vista Drive, Pinehurst, NC 28374
Region: United States > North Carolina > Pinehurst
Price Range: $166 - $681 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Carolina Hotel - Pinehurst Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 274
Also Known As:
The Carolina - Pinehurst Hotel Pinehurst
Pinehurst Hotel And Country
Pinehurst Resort And Country
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“Ask to make sure you're not on the same floor with any party guests (anniversaries, wedding parties, etc)”
 of 5 bubbles R3630OUjohnw, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Premium rooms with double beds have a tub in the bath.”
 of 5 bubbles TedX0273, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are spectacular. Our suite at the Carolina was luxurious and quiet - even near the elavator.”
 of 5 bubbles jerzeegolfer, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“not the east wing”
 of 5 bubbles kimc273, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for 3rd floor or above facing the pool”
 of 5 bubbles boatdrinks011, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
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