Visit Enhancements



Visit Enhancements

Enjoy the many local attractions in our gorgeous surrounding area through our special offerings as an add-on during your visit to the Colonial Inn.

To Book a Visit Enhancement Call 984-789-4455 or contact dave@colonialinn-nc.com

Enjoy the many local attractions in our gorgeous surrounding area through our special offerings as an add-on during your visit to the Colonial Inn.

Call 984-789-4455 to book!

 Historic Tour of the Colonial Inn


Enjoy a 1-hr historic tour of The Colonial Inn. Included in the tour are historic facts about the structure, the expansion over its long and fascinating legacy, and details about the 3-year restoration process and how the doors are finally open! Sip on a beverage and enjoy the story! To reserve your spot please click (here)

Romantic Getaway


Let us welcome you and celebrate your special occasion with chilled champagne, an exquisite flower arrangement, and chocolates upon your arrival. A table awaits with one of our exclusive restaurant partners who embrace the ardent and cultural southern experience. You will have no wait as your table will be secured by the Colonial Inn service team. Enjoy your meal, mosey through beautiful downtown, absorb the rich history and mark this moment with a mental time stamp you can revisit for years to come. Upon your return to the Inn, enjoy an after-dinner drink while you wind down before stealing away for the evening.  For more information please call 984-789-4455 or contact dave@colonialinn-nc.com

Pampering the Gals (or guys) of the Boro


For parties up to 8. Sip on the glass of wine of your choice at the bar before moseying off to a scheduled manicure, pedicure, and/or facial. Indulge yourself and deepen your friendships over laughs and conversation. Shop local with your coupon book for exclusive discounts from beloved downtown Hillsborough shops. Return to the inn to kick your feet up with a second glass of wine after a perfect day out with your tribe. To reserve your day out,please call 984-789-4455 or contact dave@colonialinn-nc.com


$15 per person


$100 per couple

(Includes champagne, flowers, chocolates, two complimentary drinks at the Colonial Inn Bar.) Experience upgrades are available upon request.


$70 per person mani package
$70 per person pedi package
$80 per person for both


Mystery Getaway 


Let our Creationeers craft a unique experience highlighting local fare, shared memories, and hidden surprises! You will start your mystery getaway with a cocktail at our bar where you will receive your first clue. Upon arrival at each destination, clues geared toward your specific tastes will be rewarded with another spirited adventure of eclectic tastes and mystery. By channeling your inner explorer, you will allow us to be your guide - all you need is an adventurous spirit! To speak with a creationeer call 984-789-4455 or contact dave@colonialinn-nc.com


$125 for couples
$100 for individuals


Hillsborough Scavenger Hunt


We believe Hillsborough is a very special place and we are excited to share it with you through the Colonial Inn Scavenger Hunt. This adventure is designed to let you discover Hillsborough as you are in walking distance from many great attractions such as Gold Park, the River Walk, and the historical houses of Hillsborough.This is a FREE, self-guided scavenger hunt. For a copy, please call 984-789-4455 or contact dave@colonialinn-nc.com


Wine and Wonder


Welcome to Wine and Wonder at the Colonial Inn! We invite you to be part of an evening of local storytelling, artistic fun, and of course, wine. Wine will be available to purchase from our eclectic wine menu. Immerse yourself in the history of Hillsborough as you create a visual keepsake mused by your boundless creativity and the stories of Hillsborough's past. Let our storytellers take you on a trip to Historic Hillsborough through their experiences and memories. To learn more about our schedule of storytellers call 984-789-4455 or contact dave@colonialinn-nc.com

Tues, Feb.23 @ 6 p.m. 

Theme: Eno River

Book Here

$35 per person - does not include wine or alcohol purchase


Southern Holiday Magnolia Wreath Workshop with Chef Zacki Murphy


The Colonial Inn cherishes the opportunity to share time with your family during the holiday season. We would like to invite you and your family to join us for a wonderful holiday tradition - crafting the family Holiday Wreath. This is a not-to-be-missed holiday event! Seating is limited so book early.


$100 per person


Romantic Getaway


Let us welcome you and celebrate your special occasion with chilled champagne, an exquisite flower arrangement, and chocolates upon your arrival. A table awaits with one of our exclusive restaurant partners who embrace the ardent and cultural southern experience. You will have no wait as your table will be secured by the Colonial Inn service team. Enjoy your email, mosey through beautiful downtown, absorb the rich history and mark this moment with a mental time stamp you can revisit for years to come. Upon your return to the Inn, enjoy an after-dinner drink while you wind down before stealing away for the evening.


Price varies dependent on couple's choices. Please call the inn for more information. (Includes champagne, flowers, chocolates, two complimentary drinks at the Colonial Inn Bar.)


Pampering the Gals (or guys) of the Boro


For parties up to 8. Sip on the glass of wine of your choice at the bar before moseying off to a scheduled manicure, pedicure, and/or facial. Indulge yourself and deepen your friendships over laughs and conversation. Shop local with your coupon book for exclusive discounts from beloved downtown Hillsborough shops. Return to the inn to kick your feet up with a second glass of wine after a perfect day out with your tribe.


$70 per person mani package
$70 per person pedi package
$80 per person for both


Mystery Getaway Tour


For parties of 2 to 8. Let our Creationeers craft a unique experience highlighting local fare, shared memories, and hidden surprises! You will start your mystery getaway with a cocktail at our bar where you will receive your first clue. Upon arrival at each destination, clues geared toward your specific tastes will be rewarded with another spirited adventure of eclectic tastes, mystery, and curiosity. By channeling your inner explorer, you will allow us to be your guide - all you need is an adventurous spirit!


$125 for couples
$100 for individuals


Hillsborough Scavenger Hunt


We believe Hillsborough is a very special place and we are excited to share it with you through the Colonial Inn Scavenger Hunt. This adventure is designed to let you discover Hillsborough whether you are walking our streets or willing to take a little road trip. Hillsborough is incredibly easy to navigate, whether you decide to walk or drive. You are only a short distance from many great attractions such as Gold Park, the River Walk, and the historical houses of Hillsborough. No matter where you are in town, rest easy - you are only minutes away from a new discovery. This is a free, self-guided hunt. Inquire at the inn for more details.


Wine and Wonder


Welcome to Wine and Wonder at the Colonial Inn! We invite you to be part of an evening of local storytelling, artistic fun, and of course, wine. Wine will be available to purchase from our eclectic wine menu. Immerse yourself in the history of Hillsborough as you create a visual keepsake mused by your boundless creativity and the stories of Hillsborough's past. Let our storytellers take you on a trip to Historic Hillsborough through their experiences and memories. Please check out our schedule of storytellers or call for more details.


$35 per person - does not include wine or alcohol purchase