Get a Good Night's Sleep: Stays in Charlotte, NC

Being North Carolina’s largest city, Charlotte prides itself on its chill atmosphere, a comparatively clean environment, and barbecue at its finest. It’s also a basketball and NASCAR city. With the weather being relatively mild throughout the year, Charlotte is a perfect travel destination — and accommodations in the city are affordable.

Image via  Flickr  by James Willamor

Image via Flickr by James Willamor


The Dunhill

You’ll find The Dunhill Hotel in uptown Charlotte, close to attractions such as the Spirit Square Center for the Arts and Discovery Place. It’s a première boutique hotel exuding a traditional charm with a twist of luxury. A bar and lounge offer dining and wining opportunities, and breakfast is complimentary so you can fuel up for the day. Decorated in warm colors and recalling the 20s with vintage furniture, the rooms are the ultimate place to experience Charlotte’s historic spirit, while you enjoy amenities such a signature chocolate, bathrobe, in-room coffee, and Wi-Fi. Rates start around $185 per night.

Sonesta ES Suites

Sonesta ES Suites Charlotte Arrowood is your home away from home in Arrowood Business District. Starting at around $85 per night, you can choose from studios or one- or two-bedroom suites. Bring your four-legged friend and take advantage of free parking, a heated outdoor pool and fitness center, and Wi-Fi to stay in touch with beloved ones. A fresh, modern, clean interior invites you to unwind and enjoy your trip. The NASCAR Hall of fame is nearby, and so is Carowinds Theme Park and plenty of enticing eateries.

La Quinta Inn & Suites

La Quinta Inn & Suites Charlotte Airport South is conveniently located by the airport, yet it isn’t far from downtown Charlotte. Room rates start as low as $72; this place is a great option for budget-minded travelers. Benefit from free breakfast and newly renovated Queen and King rooms. There is even the option to travel with your pet. Stick to your workout routine by using the fitness room, or go for a dip in the pool, which is open in the summer. Parking is free, and a complimentary airport shuttle is available. Entertainment options are close by, including Carowinds Theme Park.

Relax Inn Charlotte

If you don’t need luxury amenities and simply want a cozy room and fluffy bedding to help you unwind after a day of exploring the city, Relax Inn Charlotte is your place for the night — especially if you’re eager to save a buck or two. Prices for rooms are as low as $50. Rooms come with Wi-Fi, a microwave, and fridge so you don’t have to eat out all day. Parking is free. The Historic Rosedale Plantation is only a few miles away, as is the university campus.

Red Roof Inn

The Red Roof Inn Charlotte UNCC is a budget hotel, conveniently located close to many attractions and not far away from the airport. Get your caffeine boost with free coffee in the lobby, fuel up with complimentary continental breakfast, and get your energy boost from the snack center. End your day with free popcorn, or finish off with a quick workout at the gym. Newly renovated rooms, starting around $49, come with a mini-fridge, microwave, and coffee. Local attractions are the Bank of America Stadium and the Noda District.

This piece was written in collaboration with Hipmunk, in the course of the Hipmunk Boutique Hotels Campaign to bring you selected hotels for any budget, all around the U.S.