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  • Accomodations

    The following is a list of hotels, bed & breakfasts, and other accomodations in or near Carrboro.


    Best Western Skyland Inn
    5400 US Highway 70 (at I-85 Exit 170); east of Hillsborough; phone (919) 383-2508; toll-free (800) 528-1234; fax (919) 383-7316.
    31 rooms. Situated on 6 quiet, wooded acres, the inn offers a little bit of country in the city. All ground-floor rooms offer coffeemakers, fridges and high-speed Internet access. Free continental breakfast, kids (up to 12) and local calls. Pets allowed ($10 fee). Outdoor swimming pool.

    Best Western University Inn
    Raleigh Road (NC Highway 54 East) and Finley Golf Course Rd; Chapel Hill; phone (919) 932-3000; toll-free (800) 528-1234; fax (919) 968-6513; e-mail
    84 rooms. Convenient to UNC campus and the Friday Center. The University Inn's personalized service, varied room types and rates will assure you a positive experience while visiting Chapel Hill. Free services include continental breakfast, in-room data ports, high-speed wireless Internet service and shuttle to the Friday Center for Continuing Education, East Franklin Street and UNC Hospitals. Restaurants adjacent and business services on premises. Outdoor swimming pool.

    The Carolina Inn
    211 Pittsboro Street; Chapel Hill; phone (919) 933-2001; toll-free (800) 962-8519; fax (919) 962-3400.
    184 rooms. A historic AAA Four-Diamond hotel with a Mobil Four-Star restaurant offering gracious Southern hospitality and elegance. Located on the campus of UNC-CH and one block from charming downtown shops and restaurants. Many amenities, including fitness center, On Command video, room service, nightly turn-down service, antiques and self-guided history tour. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

    Days Inn
    1312 North Fordham Blvd (US Highway 15-501); Chapel Hill; phone (919) 929-3090; toll-free (800) DAYSINN (329-7466); fax (919) 929-8170.
    50 rooms, plus 2 suites. Close to UNC and UNC Hospitals and conveniently located to restaurants and shopping. Suites with Jacuzzis. King- and queen-size beds. In-room microwave ovens and fridges. Direct-dial phones. Complimentary continental breakfast.

    Hampton Inn Chapel Hill
    1740 US Highway 15-501 North; Chapel Hill; phone (919) 968-3000; toll-free (800) 426-7866; fax (919) 929-0322.
    122 rooms. Guests can enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool, free local phone calls, free use of a health facility near the hotel, and the convenience of the UNC campus and UNC Hospitals. Free continental breakfast and local calls. Outdoor swimming pool.

    Holiday Inn Chapel Hill
    1301 North Fordham Blvd (US Highway 15-501); Chapel Hill; phone (919) 929-2171; toll-free (888) 452-5765; fax (919) 929-5736.
    135 rooms. Chapel Hill's only moderately priced, full-service hotel. Guests will enjoy rooms equipped with all the comforts of home. On-site amenities include Teddy's Restaurant, open for breakfast and dinner, Teddy's Lounge, fitness center, outdoor swimming pool and room service. Minutes from UNC and area attractions. Free shuttle to downtown, UNC campus and UNC Hospitals.

    Holiday Inn Express
    202 Cardinal Drive; Hillsborough; toll-free (800) HOLIDAY (465-4329); phone (919) 644-7997; fax (919) 644-6597.
    83 rooms, including 7 suites. Free continental breakfast (6:30-9:30am), outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, 24-hour coffee in the main lobby. 24-hour fax and copy services. Kids (up to 12) free, plus local calls and in-room data ports.

    Microtel Inn & Suites
    120 Old Dogwood St; Hillsborough; phone (919) 245-3102; toll-free (888) 771-7171; fax (919) 245-3103.
    71 rooms, including 11 suites. Offers the best value and lowest price for quality accommodations. Interior corridor and electronic locks. Rooms are nicely furnished with chiropractor-approved mattresses.

    Scottish Inn
    5303 US Highway 70 West (off I-85); east of Hillsborough; phone (919) 383-2561; toll-free (800) 251-1962.
    45 rooms. Free continental breakfast and local calls. Outdoor swimming pool. Surrounded by acres of unspoiled fields and woods. Ideal for weekend getaways or for weekday business trips. Convenient access to Durham, Chapel Hill and Raleigh.

    Sheraton Chapel Hill Hotel
    One Europa Drive; Chapel Hill; phone (919) 968-4900; toll-free (800) 325-3535; fax (919) 929-8170.
    168 rooms, including 4 suites. A full-service hotel with a restaurant, lounge, fitness center and outdoor pool. Rooms feature data port hook-ups, hair dryers, irons/ironing boards and voice mail.

    The Siena Hotel
    1505 East Franklin Street; Chapel Hill; phone (919) 929-4000; toll-free (800) 223-7379; fax (919) 968-8527.
    68 rooms and 12 suites. An elegant AAA Four-Diamond boutique hotel offering exceptional service amid fine antique furnishings. Classic Italian cuisine served in Il Palio, North Carolina’s only AAA Four-Diamond Italian restaurant. Rates include a full buffet breakfast, nightly turn-down service, local phone calls and daily newspaper. On-site services: restaurant, lounge, fitness center, business center, room service and airport shuttle. Children and pets welcomed.

    Southern Country Inn & Daniel Boone Campground
    122 Daniel Boone Street; Hillsborough; phone (919) 732-8101.
    55 rooms and 65 campsites. Clean, affordable rooms. Free local calls. Kitchen facilities available. Kids stay free. Full hook-up campground located behind the motel. Walking distance to many restaurants.

    Bed & Breakfast Inns

    Full or continental breakfast is included in the room rates of all Bed & Breakfast Inns.

    The Cottage at Sparrow Farm
    1224 Old Lystra Road; Chapel Hill; phone (919) 960-6707.
    Guest house. Executive retreat in a serene setting offers independent accommodations with luxury queen-size bed, fireplace, cable TV, full country kitchen and side screened porch, plus front porch with swing. Free services include fresh flowers, daily newspaper, afternoon refreshments, free phone calls within Triangle and more.

    The Inn at Bingham School
    6720 Mebane Oaks Road; P.O. Box 267, Chapel Hill; phone (919) 563-5583; toll-free (800) 566-5583; fax (919) 563-9826; e-mail
    5 rooms. Situated west of Chapel Hill on 10 beautiful country acres, this award-winning historic inn (c. 1790 log cabin, 1801 Federal-style and 1835 Greek Revival wings) has five rooms with private baths, fireplaces, suite with whirlpool, and offers full breakfast and wine & cheese. Free local calls.

    The Inn at Teardrop
    175 West King Street; Hillsborough; phone (919) 732-1120.
    6 rooms. An old-fashioned B&B located in the heart of historic Hillsborough. Built in 1769 and enlarged in 1880, the house is furnished with antiques and has a small garden for guests to enjoy. Kids (up to 6) free. Free local calls.

    Joan's Place
    1443 Poinsett Drive; Chapel Hill; phone (919) 942-5621; e-mail
    2 guestrooms with shared bath. In a country setting, surrounded by many trees. Very peaceful and quiet. Rate includes continental-style breakfast, beverages and snacks throughout the day, living room with TV and stereo, and large outdoor deck.

    The Old Place
    1600 Saddle Club Road; Mebane; phone (919) 563-1733.
    3 rooms. Pre-Civil War cabin (c. 1780-1801) listed on National Register of Historic Places. Includes authentic Southern breakfast. Kitchen facilities available. Free local calls. Perfect place for a honeymoon, anniversary or getaway. Also has hiking trail. No credit cards accepted.

    The Olive Branch Inn
    7015 NC Highway 57; Rougemont; phone (919) 644-1685.
    3 rooms. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and located on a 60-acre farm, the inn is the former home of Dr. Arch Jordan, developer of the BC Powder headache remedy. Owned by the same family for three generations, the inn is named for Olive Branch, who in the 1920s boarded school teachers from the Caldwell Academy nearby, founded by Jordan. In-room café tables and chairs for dining, plus TVs. Barn, animals, pond with dock for fishing, and play equipment. Kids welcomed.

    Extended Stay Lodging

    All offer kitchen facilities and typically require a seven-day minimum stay; some, 30 days.

    Community Guest Quarters
    3109 Five Forks Road; Chapel Hill; phone (919) 968-1168.
    2 units. Fully furnished studio and one-bedroom apartments in lovely, quiet, rural setting. Non-smoking only. Free local calls. No credit cards accepted.

    How Suite It Is
    1815 Legion Road Extension; Chapel Hill; phone (919) 968-6866.
    12 units (six locations). Fully furnished one- and two-bedroom suites (600-1000 sq.ft. living room-bedroom-kitchen) with washer & dryer, all appliances and TV/VCR. All linens provided (sheets and towels). Residential setting. ‘All you need are your clothes.’

    InnTown Chapel Hill
    609 Hillsborough St; Chapel Hill; phone (919) 933-5296; toll-free (888) 708-1201; fax (775) 218-6510; e-mail
    7 one- and two-bedroom condominium apartments (500 and 1000 sq.ft.) for the same price as most hotels. Completely furnished with full kitchens and all appliances (including dishwasher, microwave, cookware and all utensils). Two-bedroom units have fireplaces. Private phone line with unlimited free local calls. Fax service available. Washers & dryers in each unit. Pets allowed ($5 per day fee). On local bus line. Walking distance to UNC campus.

    Temporary Living Company
    Phone (919) 848-6213; toll-free (888) 848-6213; fax (919) 676-2695.
    15 units. Offers full-size apartment homes from 1-3 bedrooms in luxurious settings that include full kitchens, all furniture and appliances, cookware, utensils and all utilities, plus pool, fitness centers, tennis courts, etc. Minimum stay: 30 days.

    Wynne Residential Suites
    Phone (919) 484-3999; toll-free (800) 477-6922. Manages nearly 40 units in the Chapel Hill area.

    Spring Hill RV Park
    3500-1A Old Greensboro Road; Chapel Hill; phone (919) 967-4268; fax (919) 967-1332.
    13 RV sites. Quiet, secure, wooded, self-contained. For RVs only. Free local calls. Pets allowed. Convenient to UNC, Duke and RTP. No credit cards accepted.

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