Chapel Hill University Inn - Chapel Hill, NC

$52 for a One-Night Stay at Chapel Hill University Inn in North Carolina (Up to $90 Value)

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Sports-Themed Hotel Minutes from UNC Campus

Chartered as America’s first state college in 1789, the University of North Carolina is embedded in the identity of its hometown, Chapel Hill. The school’s picturesque, tree-shaded campus sits in the center of the downtown area. Each year droves of Tar Heel basketball fans make the pilgrimage to UNC's arena, "Dean Dome," where six national championship banners hang from the rafters. The school’s sky-blue banner also hangs above the front desk at the comfy Chapel Hill University Inn, located just 2 miles south of the university.

Seventeen HDTVs broadcast all the Tar Heel games at the hotel’s adjoining Time-Out Sports Bar and Restaurant. The eatery serves standard pub fare punctuated by southern favorites, including Carolina-style pulled pork and a famous chicken-and-cheddar biscuit profiled on the Travel Channel’s Man v. Food. Pool tables and video games fill the competitive void left behind when there is no Carolina basketball, soccer, or catfish wrestling on TV.

The inn’s clean, comfortable guest rooms overlook a central courtyard; in warm weather, you can head to the courtyard to soak up sunshine from an adirondack chair or take a dip in the outdoor pool. Complimentary in-room WiFi makes it easy to check up on what’s going on around Chapel Hill, and a complimentary shuttle service departs every hour to designated downtown and campus sites. The hotel also grants free passes to the nearby Kinetix Health Club, which offers a full schedule of daily classes in addition to cardio equipment and weights.

Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Southern College Town with Lively Main Street

Locals refer to Chapel Hill "the southern part of heaven,” and it’s hard to disagree, especially on an idyllic sunny day on Franklin Street, the main campus drag. Coffee shops, cafés, and bookstores line the charming street, and green space abounds in this area, from the wide-open grassy quad areas to the university’s scenic Coker Arboretum. Diehard Tar Heel fans can take a short walk through campus to find the Carolina Basketball Museum, where artifacts, photos, and videos detail the program’s illustrious history.

Just a few minutes’ walk down Franklin Street, crowds thin and a more bohemian air takes over as Chapel Hill merges with the neighboring township of Carrboro. Travelers with access to a set of wheels or a sled pulled by a cross-country team may also want to explore the beautiful rolling farmland outside the town limits, perhaps winding up at the Maple View Farm Country Store to enjoy an ice-cream cone on its wide front porch.

Read the Fine Print for important info on travel dates and other restrictions.

What You Get

  • $52 for a one-night stay for up to four in a standard room, valid for check in Friday–Sunday

Book by: 7/7/12
Travel between 5/25/12 and 8/26/12

Read the Fine Print for important info on travel dates and other restrictions.


  • Outdoor pool
  • Complimentary local shuttle service
  • Onsite restaurant and bar
  • Fitness-center and health-club access
  • Gas grill and picnic area
  • Complimentary WiFi

The Fine Print

  • Must book by 7/7/12 or promotional value expires
  • Valid only for travel 5/25/12-8/26/12 with check in Friday-Sunday
  • Not valid 6/8, 6/9, 6/29, 6/30, 7/1, 7/27, 7/28, 8/17, or 8/18
  • Limit 3 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts
  • Limit 3 per visit
  • Reservation required; subject to availability
  • Must cancel by 6PM on day of scheduled arrival or fee of applicable one-night's stay up to the amount paid for Groupon applies
  • Must be 18 or older to check in
  • Valid only for standard double or king rooms
  • 13% tax not included.

Other Details

Room Details

  • One king bed or two double beds
  • Standard occupancy: 2
  • Maximum occupancy: 3 in king rooms; 4 in double rooms
  • Adding occupants above standard: no charge
  • Cable TV
  • Complimentary WiFi

Hotel Policies

  • Check in: 4 p.m.
  • Check out: 11 a.m.
  • Parking: free
  • Rollaways: available for $10 per night
  • Smoking policy: smoking rooms are available upon request during booking.
  • Pet policy: pets up to 50 pounds may be added for $40 per stay.
  • Accessibility: handicap-accessible rooms are available upon request during booking.
  • Room upgrades: not available

What It's Worth

  • $52 for a one-night stay for up to four in a standard room, valid for check in Friday–Sunday (up to a $90 value)

Getting There

  • By plane: about 20 miles from Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU)
  • By transit: Chapel Hill Transit Bus #G, US 15-501 Bypass Street stop
  • By car: about 30 miles northwest of Raleigh

Customer Reviews

The rooms were clean , well maintained , well stocked with nice amenities and the staf was professional and curtious.
Khadijah A. · January 4, 2014
Very clean, up to date, friendly facility for a great price. I wish I had more reason to return just so I can stay there. Great hotel.
Ruthy F. · August 4, 2013
Keep on updating, has great possibilities
Matt K. · May 2, 2013
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