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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, Motels & Accommodations

Baymont Inn & Suites : 1120 13th Ave. Dr. Se 1120 13th Ave. Dr. Se, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Affordable Convention Center hotel
  • Free breakfast
Days Inn & Suites of Hickory in Hickory 1725 13th Ave. Dr. Northwest, Hickory, NC 28601
  • Midscale Airport hotel
  • Hotel has 100 rooms
Red Roof Inn #152
+1-800-881-1523
1184 Lenoir Rhyne Blvd., Hickory, NC 28602
  • 2-star Mountain property
  • 2 floors in property
  • Best value for money
  • The majority of guests found the staff to be very friendly
Quality Suites in Hickorty
+1-888-283-3404
1125 13th Ave. Dr. Se, Hickorty, NC 28602 ~2.06 miles southeast of Hickory
  • 3-star Highway hotel
  • Comp. Breakfast
From$69
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Sleep Inn 1179 13th Ave. Dr. S.e., Hickory, NC 28602
  • Cheap Convention Center hotel
  • Check in time: 3pm
From$65
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Crowne Plaza Hotel Hickory 1385 Lenoir Rhyne Blvd. Se, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Affordable Convention Center property
  • Check-in: 3:00 pm
  • Great reception
  • Most guests had problems with the shower
From$109
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Best Western Hickory - Hickory 1520 13th Ave. Dr. Se, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Mid-scale Convention Center property
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • Most guests thought the building wasn't nice
  • Room cleanliness is acceptable
From$80
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Hilton Garden Inn Hickory in Hickory
+1-888-690-5247
1320 17th St. Dr. Southeast, Hickory, NC 28602
  • 3 star property
  • Bathroom could be optimized
  • Bar is awesome
From$80
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Fairfield Inn & Suites
+1-888-305-3366
1950 13th Ave. Dr. Se, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Low Cost hotel
  • Every guests reviewed found the staff to be very friendly
  • Great room
Holiday Inn Express Hickory Hickory Mart 2250 Us Highway 70 Se, Hickory, NC 28602
  • Two-star hotel
  • 86 rooms in hotel
Days Inn of Hickory
+1-888-283-3404
1710 Fairgrove Church Rd., Conover, NC 28613 ~4.98 miles east of Hickory
  • Economy property
  • About half of guests thought the wifi quality was ok
  • No wifi service
La Quinta Inn & Suites Hickory / Conover 1607 Fairgrove Church Rd., Conover, NC 28613 ~5.02 miles east of Hickory
  • 3 star Highway property
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • Comfortable beds
  • Most guests said the beds were comfortable
From$92
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites 104 10th St. Nw, Conover, NC 28613 ~7.07 miles east of Hickory
  • Three Star Rural hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Great service
  • Fantastic service
From$89
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Comfort Inn in Lenoir 970 Blowing Rock Blvd. Ne, Lenoir, NC 28645 ~17.11 miles northwest of Hickory
  • Economical Highway property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Good breakfast
  • Great location
From$105
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Sleep Inn 2400a South Sterling St., Morganton, NC 28655 ~17.51 miles west of Hickory
  • Cheap Rural hotel
  • Check in: 3:00
Quality Inn 2400 South Sterling St., Morganton, NC 28655 ~17.55 miles west of Hickory
  • 3 star Mountain property
  • Check-in time: 11:00
From$79
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Sleep Inn Morganton - Morganton 2400 a South Sterling St., Morganton, NC 28655 ~17.72 miles west of Hickory
  • Economical Mountain hotel
  • Free breakfast available
  • Furniture needs more attention
  • Free Wifi
Hampton Inn - Lincolnton 129 Roper Dr., Lincolnton, NC 28092 ~18.63 miles south of Hickory
  • Mid-scale property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
Comfort Inn in Lincolnton 1550 East Main St., Lincolnton, NC 28092 ~18.69 miles south of Hickory
  • Low priced Highway property
  • Hotel has 4 suites
  • Room cleanliness is acceptable
  • Awesome vibe
From$52
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Days Inn 614 Clark Dr., Lincolnton, NC 28092 ~18.98 miles south of Hickory
  • 2 star Downtown hotel
  • Check-in time: 2.0pm
  • Service is ok
  • Most guests said rooms were dirty
Days Inn & Suites Morganton - Morganton 1100 Burkemont Ave., Morganton, NC 28655 ~19.80 miles west of Hickory
  • Inexpensive Mountain property
  • Free breakfast
Affordable Corporate Suites : 133 Beechnut Lane
+1-888-690-5247
133 Beechnut Lane, Statesville, NC 28625 ~22.84 miles east of Hickory
  • 3 star Rural property
  • 29 rooms in property
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Ramada Inn & Conference Center Statesville 1215 Garner Bagnal Blvd., Statesville, NC 28677 ~23.61 miles east of Hickory
  • Midscale Suburban hotel
  • Free breakfast available
  • Hotel buildings could use some improvement
  • Comfortable beds
Clichy Inn Bed & Breakfast
+1-800-881-1523
317 West Front St., Statesville, NC 28677 ~25.49 miles east of Hickory
  • Low Cost Downtown property
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Fantastic service
  • Wonderful hostess
Hampton Inn in Statesville 1508 Cinema Dr., Statesville, NC 28625 ~25.69 miles east of Hickory
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has a green policy Read more
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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: $189.00

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: $92.70

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: $91.99

2 Star Hotel Prices in Hickory

Where are the real discounts in Hickory

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.

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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