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The Umstead Hotel and Spa

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Nestled lakeside on 12 acres of beautiful grounds in Cary, N.C., The Umstead Hotel and Spa is a calming retreat and luxury destination. The Umstead features 150 oversized guest rooms, elegant furnishings and signature amenities. The Umstead welcomes and inspires guests to find comfort, tranquility and indulgence in the meticulously landscaped property, as well as the plush Umstead Spa and contemporary American cuisine of Executive Chef Steven Greene at its signature Forbes Five Star restaurant, Herons. Independently owned and operated, The Umstead Hotel and Spa is North Carolina's first full-service hotel to receive the coveted AAA Five Diamond Award and is a Forbes Five Star rated property.
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Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Grade: 40 out of 100
13Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
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100 Woodland Pond Dr, Cary, NC 27513-2131
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Raleigh-Durham Airport6 km
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From the moment I drove up, I felt so good and that I was entering luxury. The staff greeted me with smiles and conversation that seemed very genuine and I was handed champagne. The check in went very smoothly and the hotel looked very beautiful which is from inside and out. I
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I stayed at the Umstead Hotel for 6 days/5 nights last week for meetings. My room, 433, was great - near the end of the hall, facing the front of the hotel and extremely quiet. We held meetings in the hotel conference space - as expected, the food was exceptional and the
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Every year my best friend and I celebrate our birthday in December. This year we decided to experience the Umstead Hotel & Spa. Check-in was quick and efficient. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The hotel was beautifully decorated for the Christmas Holiday. Our room was
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My wife & I cannot recommend The Umstead for Afternoon Tea. Service were very good. Food was beautifully prepared and delicious. However, Tea is served in the bar lounge. So, sharing space with people in a rather small room, who were enjoying a drink and business conversation
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We came to stay at this hotel for Christmas while we were visiting relatives in the area. We had a total of three rooms for our family (one-suite and 2 regular rooms) for four nights and our parents stayed a little longer. The highs of the stay were well appointed rooms, very
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Valerie- so sorry that it has taken me four months to respond. I am pretty sure that you have your answer by now. I just figured out where the message icon is for Trip Advisor. Prestonwood in Cary is not too far and a relatively good place to hit the green. Perry
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Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The Umstead Hotel and Spa for your visit to the Carolinas. Our reservations department will be able to assist you with your inquiry, as they will have access to all your reservation details and will be able to discuss facility usage the day of your departure. They can be reached at 919-447-4050. We look forward to welcoming you to our property.
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Dear Kim, Thank you for your question! Our outdoor pool will open in March, and is heated so should the weather be cold you will still be able to swim. Our outdoor fireplace is currently available, and you are able to enjoy drinks there year round. All our best, The Umstead Hotel and Spa
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What are the pool hours in the summer?
Our pool is open from Sunrise to Sunset daily, which is usually from around 7am through 7pm give or take. The pool is also seasonal and is only closed during the winter months. Please let us know if you have any other questions and we will be happy to assist. Warm regards, The Umstead Hotel and Spa
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"Lake view suite"
"Well appointed!"
"stay away from rooms on the I40 side...."
"Definitely ask for a room facing the lake"
"Lake side rooms with a balcony are the way to go."
US$377 - US$577 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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