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Best of 2015!

A big thanks to Chapel Hill Magazine readers and Fearrington supporters for voting for us in the annual Best of Awards — and a congrats to Fearrington staff. We are proud to announce that Fearrington businesses placed in 13 categories!

Best Upscale Restaurant
Platinum Award
The Fearrington House Restaurant

Best Overall Service
Platinum
The Fearrington House Restaurant

Best Spa
Platinum
Spa at Fearrington

Best Place to Get a Massage
Platinum
Spa at Fearrington

Best Hotel
Gold
The Fearrington House Inn

Best Construction Business/Builder
Gold
Fitch Creations, Inc.

Best Fitness Facility
Gold
Duke Center for Living at Fearrington

Best Event Space
Silver
Fearrington Village

Best Overall Restaurant
Silver
The Fearrington House Restaurant

Best Neighborhood
Silver
Fearrington Village

Best Farmer’s Market
Silver
Fearrington Village Farmer’s Market

Best Place for Family Outing
Bronze
Fearrington Village

Best Home Furnishings and Accessories
Bronze
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Pups Get Pampered, Too!

When traveling, it can be hard to leave your furry friends behind. Fearrington understands, and as dog people, we would love to have you and your canine companions come and visit! When you check in, feel free to bring your pup just outside of Inn Reception, and our staff will come out to greet you and give your pup a pat on the head or a belly rub. The honorary guest can join for the Village Center tour. Be on the look out for dog bowls outside of our shop doors, ready to offer... Full Post >

Ashley & Jason

Ashley and Jason tied the knot on February 28, 2015. These newlyweds said their "I dos" at the Garden Terrace, and danced the night away in the Fearrington Barn. How did you and your partner meet? We went to the same college, Carnegie Mellon University, and actually lived on the same floor freshman year. We really didn’t start to know each other until the second semester that year, when I couldn’t figure out the Virtual Lab assignments from Chem 2 class and someone had casually... Full Post >

Divine Intervention or Maker’s Mark?

We've had bridal couples consider it before, and I remember thinking it was a cute idea, but now I am a believer! I’m talking about Burying the Bourbon -- really. In our planning meeting, I realized that Libby was serious about burying a bottle of Bourbon at her wedding site 30 days before her and Will's big day. So, our gardener Donna cheerfully obliged. A month later, Will did the honors of digging up the buried treasure just before the ceremony, in the midst of a heatwave with... Full Post >

English Afternoon Tea

One of our most treasured amenities, in which all Inn guests are welcome to partake, is the complementary English Afternoon Tea, served from 4:00pm until 5:00pm every day in The Fearrington House Restaurant. This service is exclusive to Inn guests, so you can be sure your tea service will be relaxing and catered to you. Choose from any number of Harney & Sons Teas from our Tea Menu placed at your table. From the classic Earl Grey to herbal Raspberry or Verveine, there are plenty of... Full Post >

Take a Dip!

Summer is in full swing! Beat the heat by relaxing at Fearrington’s outdoor swimming pool! Officially a part of the Fearrington Swim & Croquet Club, this calm residential pool is open exclusively to club members and guests of The Fearrington House Inn. All you need is your room key to begin your pool-side lounging. Stop by the Inn Reception before you leave, where we can offer you pool towels, water bottles, and a complimentary Fearrington cloth bag where you can also store your books... Full Post >