The phrase, Welcome, will no doubt be a comforting sound after hours on the plane. So return your seat to the upright position and get ready for landing at Roanoke Regional Airport (ROA) in Roanoke.
Although you can't casually walk to a hotel from the airport, you don't need to take a wallet-draining cab ride either. There are 15 properties that are a short distance away. The Residence Inn by Marriott Roanoke, which has complimentary airport shuttle service and airport shuttle service, and the Courtyard by Marriott Roanoke Airport are among the best of the bunch.
Sometimes, staying a reasonably short drive from the airport is the best choice. Roanoke Regional Airport will be out of sight, but still conveniently close. Roanoke, 4 miles (6 kilometers) away, is a fine area to spend a night or two. The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Ctr, Curio Collection by Hilton and the Cambria hotel & suites are among the 8 establishments you will find here. Similarly handy is Salem, where you'll find 2 properties. You're likely to meet some fellow globe-trotters at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salem and the Days Inn Salem.
The Mill Mountain Star is a fantastic attraction, located just 6 miles (10 kilometers) from the airport. Go ahead and take a trip over if you can swing it.
Now you know where you are going and what you'd like to do, be sure to choose your accommodation right away.
Base yourself at the Mainstay Suites Airport. This terrific hotel is a short drive from Roanoke, VA Airport (ROA-Roanoke Regional).
The Motel 6 Roanoke VA and the Extended Stay America - Roanoke - Airport are great choices near the airport. If you've got some heavy bags, you'd be best getting a lift. The former option offers travelers conference facilities, parking and fitness facilities. The latter option features on-site laundry facilities, 24-hour front desk services and air-conditioned public areas.