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Popular amenities for Chapel Hill vacation rentals

Stay near Chapel Hill's top sights

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill111 locals recommend
Cat’s Cradle67 locals recommend
Dean E. Smith Center20 locals recommend
Kenan Memorial Stadium13 locals recommend
North Carolina Botanical Garden54 locals recommend
UNC Hospitals13 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Chapel Hill

  • Total rentals

    440 properties

  • Total number of reviews

    24K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    210 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    150 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    70 properties have a pool

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    270 properties have a dedicated workspace

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Chapel Hill?

    Chapel Hill has a humid subtropical climate. Summers average around 89°F (32°C) and can be quite humid, while winters are typically mild, averaging around 50°F (10°C). Spring and fall bring moderate temperatures, making them often recommended times for outdoor activities.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Chapel Hill?

    Visitors frequently explore the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, take a leisurely stroll through the Coker Arboretum, or catch a performance at the PlayMakers Repertory Company. For sports fans, watching a Tar Heels game at the Dean E. Smith Center is often recommended.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Chapel Hill?

    Fall is often the most popular time to visit Chapel Hill, especially during the football season to catch a Tar Heels game. Spring is also popular, with events such as the Chapel Hill Spring Garden Tour and the Film Festival often attracting visitors.

  • What are the best places to stay in Chapel Hill?

    The Downtown area is often recommended for its proximity to shops, restaurants, and cultural sights. Franklin Street is another popular area, known for its vibrant atmosphere and easy access to public transportation. Southern Village is also a favorite, celebrated for its quiet, residential feel and community amenities.

  • What are the best places to visit in Chapel Hill?

    Visitors often enjoy the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, known for its historic architecture and beautiful campus. The North Carolina Botanical Garden is another favorite, with its wide range of native plants. For art enthusiasts, Ackland Art Museum is frequently suggested for its diverse collection.

  • What are some hiking trails in Chapel Hill?

    The Bolin Creek Trail is a popular choice, providing a scenic route through lush woods. The Battle Park Trail, which meanders through a historic area, and the Johnston Mill Nature Preserve trail, with its diverse wildlife, are also often recommended to nature lovers.

  • What are some family activities to do in Chapel Hill?

    Families frequently enjoy a visit to the Kidzu Children's Museum, exploring the North Carolina Botanical Garden, or attending a game at the Dean E. Smith Center. The Morehead Planetarium and Science Center also has interactive exhibits that are often recommended for families.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Chapel Hill?

    Visitors often take a day trip to Raleigh, which is just 30 miles (48 km) away and known for its museums and historic sites. The Eno River State Park, approximately 12 miles (19 km) away, is also a popular choice for hiking and picnicking.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Chapel Hill?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 270 vacation rentals in Chapel Hill featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Chapel Hill?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Chapel Hill. Choose from more than 150 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

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