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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice conference center and hotel at UNH Chapel Hill with excellent service, food, rooms, gym, internet, ambiance, conference facilities. This is a lovely place for a working meeting with a relaxed atmosphere. .

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Thank Jeffrey K
Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Jeffrey K, Thank you for sharing the terrific comments about your recent visit to Rizzo. We sincerely appreciate the kind words about your experience and certainly hope that you'll have the opportunity to return in the future. All the best, Brent More 

Denver
1 review
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Rizzo Center FAR exceeded our expectations. The accommodation was wonderful. The buildings and campus are great. My wife needed handicap access and this place exceeded our hopes. The Guest Pantry was a very nice touch!

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Thank normNov2016
Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear normNov2016, Thank you for taking the time to share the wonderful comments about your experience here at Rizzo. It was really great to read that we exceeded your expectations and more importantly that your accessible needs were met. Hope to see you again on a future visit. All the best, Brent More 

Tampa, Florida
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Quiet, convenient location to both Chapel Hill and Durham. Rooms very clean, beds very comfortable. Amenities include lounge with pool table and outdoor fire pit, heated pool and basketball court. Friendly and courteous staff in beautiful setting.

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear tampatripletmom, Thank you for sharing the wonderful post about your experience here at Rizzo. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and I hope that we'll see you again on a future visit. All the best, Brent More 

Roxboro
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

10 members of our family- ages 13-70- thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. 3 of our rooms were suites which were unbelievable especially the giant balconies and living rooms. The guest pantries were a great treat for the teens.

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Cindy H, It was really great to see that your time here at Rizzo was a hit for all ages. We appreciate the very kind remarks and thank you for taking the time to share them. Hope to see you again for another visit. All the best, Brent More 

Hickory
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent property with amenities and close to UNC Chapel Hill. Use the shuttle service to Franklin Street. We liked the location as well as the grounds. The pub on site was excellent. We took the complimentary shuttle service to the football game.

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear kevinmL2278XF, Thank you for sharing the kind remarks about your visit here at Rizzo. The shuttle is definitely a great convenience in avoiding the traffic and parking situation on campus or around town for any event. I'm glad you were able to make good use of that and also experience our very own UNC themed sports bar too. We... More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A beautiful spot but watch out for extra charges. Our 4 year old loved wandering around the grounds and she was so excited to visit the snack room/kitchen and pick out her own juice and Ice Cream! Plus they have a washer and dryer just in case of accidents. Bonus was the excitement of our 4 year old seeing the... More 

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Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear chuckles820, Thank you for taking the time to share the experience you had during your visit. It's the very first time we have placed a Christmas tree in the center of the lobby, I was delighted to read that it was a hit. The pantries are a favorite for guests of all ages and the washer and dryer are... More 

Lewisville, North Carolina
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Good experience overall. Would expect to be allowed upon request a room with 2 beds... especially when most rooms were empty. Also the pool wasn't heated. Would have lived to enjoy that. I'm sure most people enjoy the guest pantry...that was very nice.

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Thank SP123311
Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear SP123311, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and it was great to see that it was good overall. I'm very sorry that we weren't able to fulfill your request for two beds. You are correct, we did have plenty of rooms available, but none of them had two beds. Most of them were... More 

Greenville
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfortable rooms and beautifully decorated. There are free snacks in the pantry (ice cream, pop corn, drinks and such). That was a nice touch! The only negative is that our room smelled like a leach field and the girl who checked us out didn't care.

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Thank J5763QVdavidj
Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear J5763QVdavidj, Thank you for sharing the kind remarks about your visit with us. I'm sorry about the odor you experienced, but thank you for taking the time to let us know about it. Through your comment, we were able to identify an issue and take the appropriate steps to remedy. Hope to see you again on a future visit.... More 

Omaha, Nebraska
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50 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I attended a conference at the Rizzo Conference Center and all I can say is WOW! My team and I had a great experience. The hotel staff is friendly and very helpful. The rooms were great - clean, comfortable beds, modern bathrooms with fluffy towels and robes. Our conference provided a continental breakfast along with lunch and both morning and... More 

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Thank Suzanne R
Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Suzanne R, Thank you for the wonderful review on the experience you had here at Rizzo. As you indicated, there are plenty of great things to see and do along the 30 acres Rizzo occupies and we're also centrally located for easy access to many area attractions. We'll even provide the transportation for a completely hassle free trip around... More 

Atlantic Beach, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked the Rizzo a couple of years ago when The Carolina Inn was full and I have stayed here ever since. I will stay here for at least then next four years while one of my children finishes their education at UNC.

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Thank Michael S
Brent H, General Manager at Rizzo Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Michael S, Thank you for taking the time to share the kind remarks about Rizzo. It was really wonderful to read that you continue to stay with us, we very much appreciate that. We'll keep trying to earn your loyalty and look forward to playing host for the next 4 years and hopefully beyond. All the best, Brent More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to this rare retreat, set amid 30 acres of natural woodlands. Created for the University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School's executive education, Rizzo Conference Center combines sophisticated meeting facilities with a beautiful setting and memorable Southern hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rizzo Conference Center

Address: 150 DuBose Home Lane, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Region: United States > North Carolina > Chapel Hill
Price Range: €159 - €246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rizzo Conference Center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 183
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Rizzo Conference Center Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Chapel Hill
#5 Business Hotel in Chapel Hill
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“Rooms on the end of hotel are very quiet.”
  • Snack room for guests, free of charge
 of 5 bubbles Jtstclair54, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I was on the main floor and it was quiet enough for me as well as being really convenient.”
 of 5 bubbles crystalr16, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Bring an eye mask and ear plugs! A/C unit noise and ambient lights are ridiculous uncomfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles Stelligena, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the new part of the hotel. If you can swing it, the new suites have a balcony and separate living space.”
 of 5 bubbles Pomds, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“If you like extreme privacy and quiet, the 1st floor (which is an elevator ride down from the lobby) works best...”
 of 5 bubbles crazivan, 22 Jul 2015 | Read review
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