Are you wandering through Hickory? To experience it like the locals do, reserve places to base your trip that are just a quick trip from the thrill of Morganton. 6 hotels and apartments lie within 6-mile (10-kilometer) of the city center.
The The Inn at Glen Alpine is the nearest to central Morganton and the sole hotel less than a short drive away.
Morganton features just a handful of budget lodgings; you will find the Sleep Inn Morganton 5 miles (8 kilometers) from the downtown area.
The Springmaid Mountain is located 18 miles (30 kilometers) away from central Morganton. Another alternative is the Hampton Inn Morganton, which is located 5 miles (9 kilometers) away. Some other hotels include the Hampton Inn Marion and the Comfort Inn & Suites Morganton.
During your stay in Morganton, take the time to enjoy Western Piedmont's other attractions. Check out Western Piedmont's historic mansions and history museums. Those drawn to nature can also make the time to admire the region's foothills. Visitors and locals alike in this corner of United States of America often enjoy hiking.
Statesville is 50 miles (77 kilometers) to the east of Morganton and is where you'll find Congregation Emanuel and Fort Dobbs State Historic Site. Should you wish to head to Statesville, check out the rooms at the Courtyard Statesville Mooresville/Lake Norman and Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Statesville. Or, stay the night in Oakwood Historic District, 20 miles (36 kilometers) east of Morganton, where you can pick from the Hampton Inn Hickory and Courtyard by Marriott Hickory. The Hickory Community Theatre and Harper House are a couple of the more popular attractions to discover while in Oakwood Historic District.
If you are curious about sport and enjoy watching matches you could make a trip to Bank of America Stadium, situated 60 miles (100 kilometers) to the southeast of Morganton. Sleep not far from the action at the The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte or the The Westin Charlotte.
Asheville Regional Airport is a practical gateway for those flying into Morganton. It is 50 miles (80 kilometers) from the center of town. For modern travelers who plan to find a room nearby, book a room at Hampton Inn and Suites Asheville I-26 or Fairfield Inn by Marriott Asheville.