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Hickory North Carolina Accommodations

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The Hickory center is approximately the area of The Hickory Depot and the area of Frye Regional Medical Center.

Historically, Hickory, North Carolina was a major center of manufacturing. In 1961, the city featured 89 hosiery mills and 46 furniture plants. Though North Carolina's furniture industry has declined overall since the 1990s, Catawba County continues to employ over 11,000 people in furniture manufacturing. Hickory's tagline, “Well crafted,” honors its ongoing participation in the furniture industry. More from this guide...

Hickory Hotels/Accommodations

Howard Johnson Hickory
+1-888-690-5247
I 40 Ex 123 Us70 321sw, Hickory, NC 28603-0129
  • Low priced property
  • Check in: 15:00
Baymont Inn & Suites in Hickory
+1-888-305-3366
1120 13th Ave. Dr. Se, Hickory, NC 28602
  • 3 star Convention Center property
  • Check-in: 03:00 PM
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Hickory
+1-800-881-1523
1725 13th Ave. Dr. Northwest, Hickory, NC 28601
  • Cheap Airport hotel
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
Red Roof Inn #152
+1-888-283-3404
1184 Lenoir Rhyne Blvd., Hickory, NC 28602
  • Two star Mountain hotel
  • 2 floors in property
  • Right on Interstate
  • Most guests appreciated the modern rooms
Quality Suites - Hickorty
+1-866-221-8581
1125 13th Ave. Dr. Se, Hickorty, NC 28602 ~2.06 miles southeast of Hickory
  • Affordable Highway property
  • 116 sleeping rooms in hotel
Sleep Inn - Hickory
+1-866-429-5787
1179 13th Ave. Dr. S.e., Hickory, NC 28602
  • Economical Convention Center property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
Crowne Plaza Hotel Hickory
+1-888-690-5281
1385 Lenoir Rhyne Blvd. Se, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Midscale Convention Center hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Minibar can be a problem
  • Most guests were disappointed with the minibar
From$105
Very Good 4.0 /5Guest Reviews CallBookMore Details
Best Western Hickory
+1-888-690-5247
1520 13th Ave. Dr. Se, Hickory, NC 28602-5183
  • Mid-scale Convention Center hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Tasty breakfast
  • Wonderful breakfast
Hilton Garden Inn Hickory - Hickory
+1-888-305-3366
1320 17th St. Dr. Southeast, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Midscale property
  • Check-in time: 15:00
  • Great rooms in excellent location
  • Clean
From$80
Very Good 4.5 /5Read Reviews CallBookMore Details
Fairfield Inn & Suites - Hickory
+1-800-881-1523
1950 13th Ave. Dr. Se, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Cheap hotel
  • Great rooms
  • Every guests reviewed found the staff to be very friendly
Hampton Inn Hickory : 1956 13th Ave. Dr. Se
+1-888-283-3404
1956 13th Ave. Dr. Se, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Three Star hotel
  • Check in time: 15:00
Courtyard by Marriott Hickory in Hickory
+1-866-221-8581
1946 13th Ave. Dr. Se, Hickory, NC 28602
  • 3-star property
  • Gym is available on property
From$90
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express Hickory Hickory Mart - Hickory
+1-866-429-5787
2250 Us Highway 70 Se, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Economical hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
From$102
Very Good 4.5 /5Latest Reviews CallBookMore Details
Days Inn by Wyndham Conover Hickory : 1710 Fairgrove Church Rd.
+1-888-690-5281
1710 Fairgrove Church Rd., Conover, NC 28613 ~4.99 miles east of Hickory
  • 2-star hotel
La Quinta Inn & Suites Hickory / Conover by Wyndham - Conover
+1-888-690-5247
1607 Fairgrove Church Rd., Conover, NC 28613 ~5.02 miles east of Hickory
  • Three Star Highway property
  • Check-in: 03:00 PM
  • Most guests said the reception staff was great
  • Good hot breakfast
Affordable Suites Hickory / Conover
+1-888-305-3366
1225 Fedex Dr., Conover, NC 28613 ~5.26 miles east of Hickory
  • Midscale hotel
  • 43 suites in hotel
Sweet Tea Bed Breakfast - Conover
+1-800-881-1523
315 6th St. Sw, Conover, NC 28613 ~6.98 miles east of Hickory
  • Three Star hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00
From$90
Excellent 5.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
+1-888-283-3404
104 10th St. Nw, Conover, NC 28613 ~7.05 miles east of Hickory
  • 3 star Rural hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
Hampton Inn & Suites Lenoir : 262 Hotel St. Se
+1-866-221-8581
262 Hotel St. Se, Lenoir, NC 28645 ~16.00 miles northwest of Hickory
  • Three Star property
Comfort Inn - Lenoir
+1-866-429-5787
970 Blowing Rock Blvd. Ne, Lenoir, NC 28645 ~17.11 miles northwest of Hickory
  • Cheap Highway hotel
  • 78 rooms in property
  • Great room
  • Popular among business travelers
From$79
Very Good 4.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Sleep Inn - Morganton
+1-888-690-5281
2400a South Sterling St., Morganton, NC 28655 ~17.51 miles west of Hickory
  • Economy Rural hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00
Quality Inn
+1-888-690-5247
2400 South Sterling St., Morganton, NC 28655 ~17.55 miles west of Hickory
  • Affordable Mountain hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00PM
Hampton Inn
+1-888-305-3366
129 Roper Dr., Lincolnton, NC 28092 ~18.63 miles south of Hickory
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
From$119
Excellent 5.0 /5Recent Reviews CallBookMore Details
Quality Inn : 1550 East Main St.
+1-800-881-1523
1550 East Main St., Lincolnton, NC 28092 ~18.69 miles south of Hickory
  • Cheap Highway property
  • 2 conference rooms in property
  • There were several restaurants
  • Great complimentary breakfast
Days Inn by Wyndham Lincolnton : 614 Clark Dr.
+1-888-283-3404
614 Clark Dr., Lincolnton, NC 28092 ~19.00 miles south of Hickory
  • 2-star Downtown property
  • Check in time: 2.0pm
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Traveling along Highway 321, you'll find 20 miles of furniture shops. The Hickory Furniture Mart features over 100 factory outlets, galleries, and stores representing more than 1,000 manufacturers. Whether you're looking for antiques or brand-new products, this is a fine place to start your shopping.

Hickory offers many other highlights throughout the city, so visitors will never experience a dull day. If you're interested in the area's natural beauty, you can explore walking and riding trails or spend a day fishing at destinations like Riverbend Park and South Mountain State Park. Tuttle State Park offers ranger-led tours and classes on local ecology, while Steel Creek Park features a putt-putt golf course, beaches, swimming, and a waterslide. For indoor entertainment, don't miss the Catawba Science Center, complete with an aquarium and planetarium, or the Hickory Museum of Art's permanent collection of around 1,500 pieces.

Whatever your agenda features, you can find a hotel to suit your travel needs in Hickory. The options are as varied as the visitors themselves.

When to Visit Hickory, North Carolina

Hickory, North Carolina, experiences four distinct seasons, so you can see the city in a different light every time of the year. If you're headed to Hickory for outdoor activities, summer is the best time to visit. You'll find average highs in the 80s and lows in the 60s. The only downfall in this season is the influx of crowds as families travel over summer break.

Hotel prices and tourist traffic typically decline in the autumn months. Temperatures fall gradually with an average high of 80 in September, 70 in October, and 61 in November. The second weekend in October, Hickory comes alive with the annual Oktoberfest festival. You'll find three stages with live outdoor entertainment, two beer gardens, arts and crafts exhibits, carnival games, rides, and more to enjoy.

Winters are chilly in Hickory, with highs in the upper 40s and low 50s, and lows in the 20s and 30s. The city sees an average of 7 inches of snow every year. The holiday season kicks off with a downtown tree lighting ceremony in mid-November. Hickory also hosts a holiday party in mid-December with carolers, wagon rides, and shopping specials.

As spring blooms in Hickory, temperatures warm rapidly from an average high of 61 in March, to 70 in April, and 77 in May. April is Beer Month in North Carolina, and Hickory celebrates appropriately with the Hickory Hops festival, highlighting over 50 local breweries.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Hickory, NC:

seasonality of hotel rates in Hickory

Hickory by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts demonstrating mean price trends by star rating class in Hickory, NC. You can use these line graphs to evaluate the best time period to stay in Hickory for your upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotels in Hickory, North Carolina

4 Star Average Prices: $269.00

Hickory offers several fine hotels that offer luxury amenities for travelers who are looking for a little added comfort. The Courtyard Hickory offers spacious guestrooms complete with a microwave, refrigerator, and separate seating area. An indoor pool and whirlpool offer luxurious spots for a comfortable dip any time of the year. The Bistro offers on-site dining for breakfast and dinner, as well as Starbucks coffee for the perfect perk-up any morning.

At the Fairfield Inn & Suites Hickory, you'll enjoy spacious accommodations with a mini-refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, and convenient workspace. Ample entertainment is available with premium television channels, including CNN, HBO, and ESPN. Complimentary high-speed internet access will keep you connected for all your important activities. Free breakfast is available every morning. This hotel also offers an indoor pool, fitness center, and convenience store.

Another option with a fresh hot breakfast is the Hampton Inn Hickory. After a filling breakfast, you can take a dip in the heated indoor pool or get a quick workout at the fitness center. Coffee and tea are available in the lobby 24 hours a day. You'll find a refrigerator and microwave in each guest room for handy snacks and beverages. Additional amenities include a WaterPik shower head, HDTV, and complimentary Wi-Fi in each guest room.

Affordable Hotels in Hickory, North Carolina

3 Star Average Prices: $96.22

If you're looking for a memorable budget-friendly vacation, Hickory has several convenient choices. The Days Inn & Suites Hickory is an affordable option with a microwave and refrigerator included in each room. Guests wake up to a complimentary breakfast each morning. You can work up a sweat in the fitness facility, take a dip in the seasonal outdoor pool, or plan your day's adventures with the free Wi-Fi. Business travelers can take advantage of the flexible event space and versatile business center.

The Red Roof Inn Hickory is another convenient option. With a microwave and refrigerator in each guest room, you can keep snacks and chilled drinks on hand. Rooms feature flat-screen televisions with expanded cable. Wi-Fi is complimentary as well. A snack center on-site supplies you with quick bites, and free coffee in the lobby ensures a bright start to every day.

You can find affordable rooms with plenty of convenient amenities at the Baymont Inn & Suites Hickory. This hotel offers a complimentary breakfast for a wonderful wake-up. Free Wi-Fi helps you keep up with your social media, take care of work, or plan the next day. A seasonal outdoor pool provides the perfect spot for a refreshing dip, while the fitness center will help you keep up with your daily workouts. Adjoining rooms are available for large parties.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Hickory

2 Star Average Prices: $74.09

2 Star Hotel Prices in Hickory

Best Hotel Discounts in Hickory, North Carolina

Hotels like the Days Inn & Suites Hickory are part of the Wyndham Rewards program. You can earn points toward exclusive hotel savings with any hotel in this chain. These hotels also offer discounts for AARP members, AAA/CAA members, seniors, government employees, groups, and corporate travelers.

The Baymont Inn & Suites Hickory offers 10 percent off for AAA and CAA members, and 20 percent off for AARP members. Groups, government employees, corporate travelers, and seniors enjoy discounted hotel rates as well.

The Crowne Plaza Hickory is part of the IHG Rewards program, while the Hampton Inn Hickory participates in the Hilton HHonors program. You can earn bonus points with these loyalty programs with select stays, or cash in points you've already earned for exclusive discounts on your visit to Hickory.

Marriott hotels like the Courtyard Hickory and Fairfield Inn & Suites Hickory offer discounts for AAA and CAA members, seniors, corporate travelers, government employees, and military personnel. The Marriott Rewards program will help you earn extra perks with your visit.

Best Value Options in Hickory, North Carolina

Value hotels offer top-notch amenities at midrange prices. Try a destination like the Quality Suites Convention Center, which offers convenient access to the Hickory Metro Convention Center. This hotel provides added value with a free breakfast, complimentary coffee, and a weekday newspaper. Wi-Fi is available free of charge as well. Rooms here include refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee makers, so you can keep all your favorite sips and bites handy. An outdoor pool, fitness center, and business center round out the hotel's features.

The Sleep Inn in Hickory offers a similar range of amenities, including free breakfast, complimentary Wi-Fi, and weekday newspapers. Guest laundry facilities will help you stretch a small wardrobe further, so you don't have to pay to check extra baggage. Guest rooms here offer high-tech highlights like charging devices with USB and AC outlets. Select rooms also feature whirlpool tubs.

At the Best Western Hickory, you'll enjoy a complimentary breakfast complete with eggs, cereal, fruit, yogurt, and juice. In summer, you can enjoy the hotel's outdoor pool. Indoor exercise facilities will help you stay fit in any weather. Rooms here feature microwaves, refrigerators, MP3 radios, and high-speed internet.

Getting Around in and Around Hickory, North Carolina

If you're flying into Hickory, your best options are the Charlotte or Greensboro airports. Amtrack offers service to the same cities. Those arriving by car can use I-40, US-321, US-70, or NC-127 to reach the city.

While a car is useful for exploring Hickory and the surrounding area, it's not a necessity thanks to public transportation in the area. The Greenway transportation service offers fixed routes in Hickory as well as nearby Conover and Newton. Taylorsville enjoys flex route service, and Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba counties have on-demand service. Route 1 services West Hickory, including Union Square. Route 3 provides outbound service from Hickory to Conover and Newton, while Route 4 offers inbound service on the same route.

Using the Greenway transportation system is extremely affordable — far less expensive than renting a car, particularly if you find that the bus will get you to all of your destinations in a timely manner. Fixed-route fares are $1.25 per ride, $3.00 a day, or $12 for a seven-day pass.

If you're looking for a peaceful North Carolina retreat, Hickory is a prime choice. You can check out the amazing furniture, visit the beautiful parks, or explore the local art scene in this charming destination.

FAQs about hotels in Hickory

What are the top reviewed hotels in Hickory?

Sweet Tea Bed Breakfast, Hampton Inn & Suites Lenoir and Hampton Inn are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the 4-5 star hotels in Hickory?

Baymont Inn & Suites, Quality Suites and Crowne Plaza Hotel Hickory are the top 3 luxury hotels near Hickory city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Hickory?

Howard Johnson Hickory, Baymont Inn & Suites, and Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Hickory are the properties closest to Hickory city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Hickory cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Hickory can be as cheap as $74.09 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Hickory cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Hickory has been $96.22 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a higher-end hotel in Hickory cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Hickory has been $269.00 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Hickory?

Sweet Tea Bed Breakfast, Affordable Suites Hickory and Affordable Corporate Suites are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Marriott hotels in Hickory?

Courtyard Statesville Mooresville, Fairfield Inn & Suites and Courtyard by Marriott Hickory are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Hickory?

Comfort Inn, Quality Suites and Sleep Inn are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best Best Western hotels in Hickory?

Best Western Hickory and Best Western Statesville Inn are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels in Hickory?

Holiday Inn Express Hickory Hickory Mart, Crowne Plaza Hotel Hickory and Holiday Inn Express & Suites are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

Verified reviews of the city of Hickory

Below are reviews of the city of Hickory, NC from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Really Great Area to Stay In"
Score 5.0 / 5

Plenty of places to eat and things to do nearby. Thirty minutes from the mountains. Great location..

Floyd P., from 18-Sep-2016
"Quite Lovely"
Score 4.0 / 5

We were there for a wedding. Pretty older homes and a nice downtown.

Morris Y., from 17-May-2015
"Great Downtown"
Score 5.0 / 5

Hickory downtown area was nice and people were friendly.

Kevin S., from 28-Apr-2014
"Beautiful"
Score 4.0 / 5

It was beautiful!

Marc P., from 03-Nov-2013
The average traveler rating of the city of Hickory, NC shown above is 4.5 out of 5 based on 4 reviews
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