The Carolina at Pinehurst Resort, Pinehurst (Prices & Photos)
This majestic century-old hotel offers the feel of a bygone era of opulence. Part of Pinehurst Resort, which also includes The Holly Inn and The Manor, The Carolina is the most popular of the three, with its sweeping verandas, copper cupola, and gorgeous landscaped gardens creating an elegant, old-world charm. All rooms and suites feature marble bathrooms and beds with feather-top bedding, as well as modern amenities like Wi-Fi and LCD TVs. Guests have access to all of the sprawling resort’s amenities, which include The Spa at Pinehurst and eight eateries, along with outdoor activities like kayaking, fishing, walking tours and tennis. Dine on award-winning traditional Southern cuisine paired with world-class wines in the Carolina Dining Room, and relax at the spa, indulging in pampering massages, facials, and body treatments.