The Roanoke Salem Area
You’ll feel special at our exceptionally friendly and clean hotel, whether you’re stopping over for a night or staying longer for business or family events. Conveniently located along I-81 yet quiet, our property’s remodeled interiors are modern, upbeat, and comfortable. Guests enjoy luxurious beds with quality linens in spacious rooms with attractive color schemes. The free Bright Side Breakfast® offers many selections to start the day satisfied. Our hotel is a great base for travelers interested in mountain valley scenery, sports, education, and local businesses. Roanoke College and the VA medical center are nearby as well as collegiate championship venues and minor league baseball. Whatever takes you here, our staff aims to make your visit the best it can be.
Our hotel is set in a beautiful landscape between the Alleghany and Blue Ridge Mountains with nearby access to the Blue Ridge Parkway, a scenic drive that connects Shenandoah National Park and Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The surrounding communities are cultural and business centers in a valley that provides a fertile place for vintners as well as sports and outdoor recreation. Hotel guests are minutes from Roanoke College and reach Virginia Tech after a short drive. A VA medical center is nearby, as well as Yokohoma Tire, a GE facility, and Carter Machinery. Guests enjoy local cooking and American and other fare at many restaurants within three miles of the hotel and shopping at nearby Valley View Mall.
Hotel Services and Amenities
Guests love the comfort they find in the spotless surroundings throughout our hotel. Spacious rooms and suites with king or full pillow-top beds have modern appointments and a fresh look. They come loaded with amenities – free Wi-Fi, large flat-screen TV with HD programming, coffee maker, hair dryer, and iron with ironing board. Most include microwave and mini-fridge as well. Save energy for the day’s activities by fueling up here with coffee and juice at the free Bright Side Breakfast which offers yummy hot waffles and hearty sausage gravy with biscuits. Additional choices include boiled eggs, cereals, pastries, toast and bagels, yogurt and fresh fruit. The fitness center, business center, and outdoor pool are here for your enjoyment. Dog owners like the walking space around our hotel which is pet-friendly.
Local Area Attractions
Salem upholds a solid reputation as a sports magnet. The Red Sox minor league team plays here, but collegiate events steal the show. A 7,000 seat municipal stadium hosts a NCAA football championship. See NCAA basketball and volleyball championships at the Civic Center and women’s softball championships at the James I Moyer Sports Complex. Guests can play golf two miles from the hotel at the Hanging Rock Club and local wineries will tempt stopover guests to shop for something to celebrate arrival at their next destination. Dixie Caverns’ unusual rock formations provide a quick diversion the kids will enjoy. For outdoor vistas the Blue Ridge Parkway is hard to beat, especially in the fall when the mountains turn gold and red.