Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina
Hotels in Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina
The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte, the only LEED Gold–certified hotel within the Ritz-Carlton’s brand portfolio, is packed with greencredentials. The property has aggressive water conservation and recycling programs, as well as a green roof with BLT Steak chef Ben Miles’ garden and two beehives.
The 147-room Proximity Hotel was the first property in the country to achieve LEED Platinum certification. The structure, which uses about 45 percent less energy than comparable properties, has solar panels, heat-deflecting rooftop plants, and an eco-friendly elevator.
Childress Vineyards, Yadkin’s newest winery, is owned by legendary NASCAR team owner Richard Childress and consists of a 65-acre vineyard and winery and will include a hotel complex.
The whole family will like the sleek hotel, where rooms have French doors and large circular tubs. Even Rover is welcome, for a fee (from $75).
Large, activities-filled resort on 5,000 acres that is a golfer's mecca, with 8 championship courses and an excellent on-site school.
Recently renovated 353-room hotel in the heart of the city.
Eight miles from Chapel Hill, the 33-room inn is part of a purpose-built “village,” complete with shops and a 1,300-acre subdivision. Fearrington’s own grounds encompass beautifully manicured gardens, but its soul is in its restaurant, which is folded into a 1927 farmhouse.