The Umstead Hotel and Spa offers an unparalleled luxury experience in an environment that expresses an appreciation for the arts and embraces the wonders of nature. The 150-room, 6-story hotel resides on 12-acres and is nestled against a beautiful 3-acre lake. 14,000 square foot full service spa, outdoor heated pool with private cabanas, 27 suites, beautiful artwork throughout hotel and preferred tee times at Prestonwood Country Club will ensure a relaxing stay. Herons restaurant features modern American cuisine with a regional influence serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday Brunch. Indoor and al fresco seating available. Interior design by Frank Nicholson.Closures - The hotel is closed for the season from 02 October, 2006 through 31 December, 2006.