Video: Christmas Tour of the Carolina Hotel

The Carolina Hotel is so meticulously decorated for Christmas, one might think a merry gang of elves sneak in at night to trim the trees and deck the halls.

In reality, the bulk of the work is done by our recreation team, which includes manager Josh Leap and supervisor Richelle Modolo.

Starting Nov. 1, they began turning the historic hotel into a winter wonderland. It took more than three full weeks of decorating and months of preparation to pull off the annual transformation.

Here’s a look at our team’s hard work: