MainStay Suites Raleigh - Cary

1020 Buck Jones Rd., Raleigh, NC 27606 United States (USA) near Exit 293 on I-40 (~0.3mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-219-2797
2.5 Star Property
AI Disclaimer

This tool is powered by OpenAI's ChatGPT service. We strive to provide 100% accurate and reliable data to our customers, but third-party content generated by AI, including OpenAI's ChatGPT, can sometimes make errors for various reasons, such as incomplete or inaccurate responses. We advise all customers to exercise caution and to use your best judgment regarding the fidelity of ChatGPT's responses.

Check availability
Very Good

Based on 815 guest reviews

Show Guest Reviews
  • Free breakfast available
  • Fitness center on property
  • 79 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Hotel has 79 suites
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
  • Hotel has a green policy
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10

Check Current Prices

Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Local Attractions

• Carter-Finley Stadium - 2.4 miles NE • PNC Arena - 2.5 miles NE • Meredith College - 3.4 miles NE • North Carolina State University - 3.6 miles east • Rex Hospital - 3.9 miles NE • Cheer LTD Holiday Open Raleigh - 5 miles east • Campbell University Law School - 5 miles east • Raleigh Convention Center - 6 miles east • Fletcher Opera Theater - 6 miles east • Duke Energy Center For Performing Arts - 6 miles east • Raleigh Memorial Auditorium - 6 miles east • Shaw University - 6 miles east • William Peace University - 6 miles east • Crabtree Valley Mall - 6 miles NE • Saint Augustine's University - 7 miles east • Raleigh-Durham Airport – RDU - 8 miles NW • Duke Raleigh Hospital - 8 miles NE • WakeMed Raleigh Hospital - 9 miles east • Research Triangle Park NC - 11 miles NW • Barker-Lane Stadium

Verified Reviews of Mainstay Suites Raleigh Cary

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Very clean room and friendly employees."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Very clean room and friendly employees. A pleasant, knowable reception!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
26-Nov-2022 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Nov 25 to Sat Nov 26 2022 at a $107.99 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 815 guest reviews

Property Description

Stay as long as you need to at the Mainstay Suites by Choice hotel. All suite property with fully equipped kitchens located in suburban Raleigh-Cary with easy access to I-40, downtown Raleigh and Research Triangle Park. Begin each day of your visit with a free continental breakfast. Get a good workout in at our 24-hour fitness center. Grill your favorite food at the outside picnic area with gazebo. Take advantage of free WiFi and on-site laundry facilities.

Green Sustainability

Recycle paper, plastic.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2013
Floors: 3
Rooms: 79
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 79
Handicap Rooms: 8
Rooms with 1 Bed: 67
Rooms with 2 Beds: 12
Suites: 79
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Weekly
Meeting Rooms: 0
Meeting Space: 0 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 0 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 4.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 0
FEMA Approved: Yes
Ownership: Gulf Coast Hotel Management
Policies / Expenses
24 hours prior to check-in
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: 0
Total Taxes: 13.25%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.25%
Occupancy Tax: 6.50%
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (free wireless)

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Grocery service
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: Showtime
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

RDU, $29 taxi (one-way)

Local Shuttle Info: n/a

Breakfast Information

Continental breakfast daily served Mon-Fri 6:00 am-9:00 am, Sat-Sun 7:00 am-10:00 am. Breakfast includes variety of fruit, yogurt, cereal and milk; bagels, danishes, English muffins; orange juice, cranberry juice, water and coffee.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
$50 for first night, $10 days after; max $150

Parking Info

Self Parking - Complimentary

Internet / WiFI

Wi-Fi is provided complimentary throughout our property.

Cleaning Policies

Due to the global pandemic COVID-19 our housekeeping staff will only be entering your room every 7th day of your stay for a full-clean. We can always refresh towels, linen, paper goods upon request.

About MainStay Suites

  • Perfect for extended stays with residential-style services and great rates
  • Fully-equipped kitchens in every guest room
  • Flat-panel TV's offers premium movie channels
  • On-site guest laundry facility and weekly housekeeping services
  • Free continental breakfast during the week
  • Excercise facility and high-speed internet
  • Studio and one-bedroom suites

The MainStay Suites highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: La Farm Bakery - Start your day with freshly baked pastries and artisan breads. Located 1.8 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Neomonde Mediterranean - Indulge in delicious Mediterranean cuisine including falafel and shawarma. Located 3.2 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar - Enjoy a unique dining experience with a fusion of sushi and burgers. Located 2.5 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: North Carolina Museum of Art - Explore a diverse collection of artwork and enjoy the beautiful outdoor park. Located 6.7 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Big Ed's City Market Restaurant - Experience Southern breakfast classics like biscuits and gravy. Located 5.1 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Bida Manda - Delight in traditional Laotian cuisine with a modern twist. Located 4.8 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: The Pit Authentic Barbecue - Savor mouthwatering barbecue dishes in a rustic setting. Located 4.3 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: Pullen Park - Have a fun-filled day with activities like paddle boating, train rides, and carousel. Located 3.9 miles from the hotel.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: Rise Biscuits & Donuts - Indulge in delicious homemade biscuits and creative donut flavors. Located 3.6 miles from the hotel.
  • Lunch: Beasley's Chicken + Honey - Taste the best fried chicken and Southern comfort food. Located 5.2 miles from the hotel.
  • Dinner: Angus Barn - Enjoy a fine dining experience with prime steaks and seafood. Located 8.2 miles from the hotel.
  • Activity: North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences - Discover fascinating exhibits and interactive displays. Located 9.1 miles from the hotel.

Previously known as:
Candlewood Suites, Hawthorn Suites Raleigh / Cary, Mainstay Suites by Choice Hotels

FAQs about Mainstay Suites Raleigh Cary

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Mainstay Suites Raleigh Cary have?

There are 79 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Mainstay Suites Raleigh Cary?

Continental breakfast daily served Mon-Fri 6:00 am-9:00 am, Sat-Sun 7:00 am-10:00 am. Breakfast includes variety of fruit, yogurt, cereal and milk; bagels, danishes, English muffins; orange juice, cranberry juice, water and coffee.

What parking is available at Mainstay Suites Raleigh Cary?

Self Parking - Complimentary

How much does internet cost?

Wi-Fi is provided complimentary throughout our property.

Is there a gym at Mainstay Suites Raleigh Cary?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.


Testimonials icon
"Thanks for all the help. Your staff has been great. I was not looking forward to arranging accommodations for guests---but, after finding your website, it was a piece of cake. I will recommend you to friends and family." L.F. - Orlando, FL

Learn More Check Rates