Red Roof Inn Chapel Hill has Newly Renovated Rooms and is 100 Percent Smoke-Free. A great location for visiting University of North Carolina, and so much more! Only 4 miles from UNC and Morehead Planetarium and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and only 3 miles from the lovely North Carolina Botanical Gardens, this Red Roof is a 10-12 minute drive from Research Triangle Park and Duke University. The Fairgrounds are only 20 miles away, and Raleigh Durham Airport is 14 miles. The hotel is within a short drive of several fine restaurants.