Family Schedule & Dining/Activity Suggestions

 
  • Child Care
  • Dining Suggestions
  • Activity Suggestions
 

 

Friday, March 20

The Holly Inn
Lobby
 

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Check-In & Registration
 
Gardenia Room
 

5:15 PM to 6:15 PM

Family Welcome Reception
 

6:15 PM

Dinner
On Own

 

Saturday, March 21

Breakfast
On Own

View Dining Suggestions

Free Time

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The Holly Inn
Front Entrance
 

5:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Shuttle Transportation
From the Holly Inn to the Carolina Hotel
 
The Carolina Hotel
Cardinal Ballroom
 

5:50 PM to 7:30 PM

Dinner with Music Entertainment by John Brown Music Group
Welcome Remarks by Provost Sally Kornbluth

 

Sunday, March 22

The Holly Inn
1895 Grille
 
Breakfast & Departure
Two Adult Vouchers are Provided Per Attending Faculty Member

Departure at your leisure. Check-out is at 12:00 PM. Late check-out available upon request.
 


 

Child Care

KidsClub

Available Saturday, March 21, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
 

Child Care Services

Babysitting is provided in the comfort of your guest room with the option for an assigned sitter to take your children out and about.
 
Making Reservations for KidsClub and Child Care Services

Reservations for KidsClub and child care services can be made by calling Resort Services at (910) 235-8415 or dialing ext. 58415 from your guest room phone.

*48-hours advance notice is required for childcare reservations

Learn More About Child Care, Including Rates and Guidelines
 


 

Dining Suggestions

The Holly Inn

The Tavern
A cozy spot featuring a variety of pasta, beef, and other entrees. Outdoor patio seating overlooking The Village Center is available seasonally. Live music from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM.
 
1895 Grille
A Four-Star dining experience offering intimate fine dining and featuring a menu straight from Carolina Farms. Advance reservations recommended by calling (855) 235-8507, Option 6.
 
Dress Code
Business casual attire is to include collared shirt, casual slacks or denim. No flip flops, tennis shoes or hats, please. Please refrain from wearing shorts to dinner.
 

The Carolina Hotel

Ryder Cup Lounge
A casual restaurant and bar that offers a unique menu of classic American fare with a twist. Enjoy golf or other sports action on large screen televisions or relax with a signature cocktail on the Veranda.
 
Carolina Dining Room
Amazing seasonal menus invoking the fresh flavors of the area and local farmers’ picks. Advance reservations recommended by calling (855) 235-8507, Option 6.
 
Dress Code
Business casual attire is to include collared shirt, casual slacks or denim. No flip flops, tennis shoes or hats, please. Please refrain from wearing shorts to dinner.
 

Pinehurst Village

Pinehurst Pizza
Locally owned and operated, this is a family-oriented place with good pizza.
 
Dugan's Pub
An Irish Pub located in the “Village Shops” offering an excellent menu. Live music starts at 9:00 PM.
 

 

Activity Suggestions

Resort

Biking
Inquire at Resort Services for Rentals
 
Horse-drawn Carriage Ride
For reservations, call (910) 690-4580.
 
BMW Guest Drive Program
Complimentary vehicle for up to three hours of driving. Maps are provided. Vehicles are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
 
Spa
Duke faculty and their guests receive a 10% discount on services. To schedule an appointment, please call (855) 235-8507 and mention you are with the Duke Faculty Retreat. Walk-ins not accepted.
 
Golf
The majestic pines that line our courses whisper the legends of golfers like Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Payne Stewart and all the legends who have walked these fairways. Explore all of nine courses and create a championship experience of your own. Advanced reservations recommended by calling (855) 235-8507.
 

In & Around the Village

Shopping in Village of Pinehurst
 
Walking Tour
Guide in Welcome Packet
 
Parks Within Walking Distance:
Village Arboretum
375 Magnolia Rd, Pinehurst, NC 
 
Camelot Playground
90 Woods Road, Pinehurst, NC
 
Rassie Wicker Park
10 Rassie Wicker Dr, Pinehurst, NC
 
Campbell House Tour
Approximately 15 Minutes from Pinehurst
 
Weymouth Woods Sandhills Nature Preserve
Approximately 20 Minutes from Pinehurst