Hotel Guide

Hotels in NC

The Umstead Hotel and Spa

100 Woodland Pond Drive
Cary, NC, 27513
(919) 447-4000

Albemarle Inn

86 Edgemont Road
Asheville, NC, 28801
(828) 255-0027

The Albemarle Inn is a stately southern home—massive Doric columns, serene porch, pristine grounds and all—hidden away in a residential corner of Asheville near scenic Grove Park, but not far from all the downtown action. The interior rooms, including elegant foyer and common areas for sitting and dining, are nothing less than grand. The guest rooms are appointed and maintained excellently, the focal point of which are sumptuous antique beds. Climb in at night and wake in the morning the aromas of Chef Rosemary Chiariello comprehensively delicious breakfast, served to order. Don’t leave without nabbing a piece of her superlative apple cake—if you’re in a rush, she’ll tie it up with a bow and send you on your way

Il Palio

1505 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC, 27514
(919) 918-2545

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Umstead Hotel

100 Woodland Pond Drive
Cary, NC, 27513
(919) 446-4000

The Umstead Hotel and Spa, home to the award winning Herons restaurant in Cary, North Carolina, combines a an elegant, muted Italian Art Deco aesthetic of the 1930s with the luxury of a modern-day country club. Influential Southern Chef Scott Crawford is at the helm of the Forbes Five Star and AAA Five Diamond Herons, as well as afternoon tea and the bar and lounge. In addition to the full-service spa, including pool, steam, sauna, and whirlpool, The Umstead offers 24-hour concierge, 24-hour in-room dining, nightly live entertainment in the lounge, complimentary coffee and tea in the lobby, valet, and accommodations for pets. The Umstead is a true luxury hotel, enveloped in natural surroundings, yet only minutes from the airport.  

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