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Emporia Virginia Accommodations

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The Emporia center is approximately 1 mile southwest of Greensville Memorial Hospital and 17 miles north of Halifax Community College.

Emporia is a vibrant independent city surrounded by Greensville County. Often referred to as Virginia's Southern Gateway, Emporia is 65 miles south of Richmond and 80 miles west of Norfolk. More from this guide...

Emporia Hotels/Motels & Accommodations

Rodeway Inn Emporia Va Closed - Emporia
+1-888-690-5247
311 Florida Ave., Emporia, VA 23847
  • Low priced Highway property
  • 41 sleeping rooms in hotel
Sleep Inn Emporia : 899 Wiggins Rd.
+1-888-305-3366
899 Wiggins Rd., Emporia, VA 23847
  • Two star Highway hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
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Hampton Inn by Hilton Emporia in Emporia
+1-800-881-1523
898 Wiggins Rd., Emporia, VA 23847
  • Mid-scale Highway property
  • 4 floors in hotel
  • Fantastic service
  • Comfortable beds
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Red Roof Inn : 1207 West Atlantic St.
+1-888-283-3404
1207 West Atlantic St., Emporia, VA 23847
  • 2 star Highway property
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy Learn more
Days Inn by Wyndham Emporia
+1-866-221-8581
921 West Atlantic St., Emporia, VA 23847
  • Low priced Highway hotel
  • Comp. Breakfast
Motel 6 Emporia Va
+1-866-429-5787
1411 Skippers Rd., Emporia, VA 23847
  • Economical property
  • Hotel has 96 rooms
Best Western Emporia - Emporia
+1-888-690-5281
1100 West Atlantic St., Emporia, VA 23847-2841
  • Economical Highway hotel
  • 2 floors in property
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites : 1350 West Atlantic St.
+1-888-690-5247
1350 West Atlantic St., Emporia, VA 23847
  • 3-star Suburban property
  • 3 floors in hotel
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Emporia in Emporia
+1-888-305-3366
104 Cloverleaf Dr., Emporia, VA 23847
  • Mid-scale Rural property
  • Hotel has 82 rooms
  • Clean room
  • Helpful staff
Country Inn & Suites : 107 Sadler Lane
+1-800-881-1523
107 Sadler Lane, Emporia, VA 23847
  • 3 star hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00 pm
Knights Inn Emporia : 3173 Sussex Dr.
+1-888-283-3404
3173 Sussex Dr., Emporia, VA 23847
  • Inexpensive property
  • Hotel has 64 rooms
  • Great rate
  • Bathroom is ok
Super 8 by Wyndham Garysburg / Roanoke Rapids
+1-866-221-8581
6785 North Carolina Highway 46, Garysburg, NC 27831 ~15.06 miles south of Emporia
  • Low-priced Lake property
  • 2 floors in hotel
Super 8 Garysburg / Roanoke Rapids in Garysburg
+1-866-429-5787
6785 Nc Highway 46, Garysburg, NC 27870 ~15.14 miles south of Emporia
  • 2-star Lake property
  • Check in: 11:00 AM
Holiday Inn Express Roanoke Rapids - Roanoke Rapids
+1-888-690-5281
74 Premier Blvd., Roanoke Rapids, VA 27870 ~17.81 miles south of Emporia
  • Economical Highway property
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
From$100
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Sleep Inn Roanoke Rapids in Roanoke Rapids
+1-888-690-5247
101 Sleep Inn Dr., Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 ~17.84 miles south of Emporia
  • Two star Highway hotel
  • 10 suites in hotel
Baymont Inn & Suites
+1-888-305-3366
101 Old Farm Rd. Soutn, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 ~17.95 miles south of Emporia
  • Affordable Rural hotel
  • 2 floors in property
Baymont by Wyndham Roanoke Rapids - Roanoke Rapids
+1-800-881-1523
101 South Old Farm Rd. South, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 ~17.95 miles south of Emporia
  • Low-priced property
Econo Lodge
+1-888-283-3404
1615 Julian R. Allisbrook High, Weldon, NC 27890 ~18.02 miles south of Emporia
  • Low priced hotel
  • 45 rooms in property
Red Roof Inn
+1-866-221-8581
1911 Julian R Allsbrook Highway, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 ~18.07 miles south of Emporia
  • Cheap Highway property
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
Days Inn - Weldon
+1-866-429-5787
1611 Julian R Allsbrook Highway, Weldon, NC 27890 ~18.10 miles south of Emporia
  • Low priced property
  • 2 suites in property
Quality Inn - Roanoke Rapids
+1-888-690-5281
1914 Julian R Alsbrook Highway, Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 ~18.29 miles southwest of Emporia
  • Three Star property
Hampton Inn : 85 Hampton Blvd.
+1-888-690-5247
85 Hampton Blvd., Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 ~18.46 miles south of Emporia
  • 2-star Highway property
  • Free breakfast
  • Decent complimentary breakfast
  • Bad amenities
SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Roanoke Rapids I 95 - Roanoke Rapids
+1-888-305-3366
136 Sheraton Dr., Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870-8488 ~20.01 miles south of Emporia
  • 2 star Highway property
  • 80 rooms in property
  • Most guests were happy with the price of the breakfast
  • Great reception
Hilton Garden Inn Roanoke Rapids
+1-800-881-1523
111 Carolina Crossoroads Pkwy., Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870 ~20.34 miles south of Emporia
  • Mid-scale Rural property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Good accessibility by car
  • Most guests said the reception staff was great
Sleep Inn & Suites
+1-888-283-3404
11019 Blue Star Highway, Stony Creek, VA 23882 ~21.92 miles northeast of Emporia
  • Two star Highway property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Excellent value
  • Terrific location
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Emporia was formed when the towns of Hicksford and Belfield merged in 1887. It was named after Emporia in Kansas, the hometown of U.S. Sen. Preston B. Plumb, friend of Greensville County delegate Benjamin D. Tillar Jr. In 1900, the city had grant plans, issuing bonds to establish a water plant and new lights and improve its streets. It hosted an agricultural fair in 1906, and several new businesses, including retailers, insurance companies, and soda bottlers, established themselves in subsequent years. In 1967, the town of Emporia was rechartered as an independent city.

With a population around 6,000 people, Emporia is one of Virginia's smallest cities. But when it comes to cities, bigger isn't always better. CSX and Norfolk Southern railway lines both cross through the city, along with Route 58, Interstate 95, and Route 301. All these transportation services make Emporia accessible for travelers across America. These travelers appreciate Emporia's historic buildings, exciting festivals, boutique stores, and more. Discover all that this independent city offers during your next Virginia vacation.

When is the best time to visit the Emporia, VA area?

Emporia experiences all four seasons, with dramatically different weather ushering in each one. Summers can be very hot and winters can be very cold. Many travelers prefer the more pleasant temperatures in spring and fall.

During these seasons, expect a range of temperatures from the low 60s to high 80s Fahrenheit, depending when you're traveling. The closer to summer your visit, the warmer the weather will be, so consider what you hope to do with your time when making your plans. Rain is more common in spring than fall, so consider this precipitation occurrence when planning outdoor activities.

During summer, average highs usually hover around the mid- to high 80s, but temperatures can easily exceed 100 during heat waves. Summer is also Emporia's wettest season. The relentless rain can spoil vacation plans. Winters are on the other end of the spectrum, with daytime temperatures in the high 40s to low 50s. Temperatures have been known to drop below zero on chilly nights.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Emporia, VA:

seasonality of hotel rates in Emporia

Emporia by Star Rating

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

Where are the top Emporia, VA luxury hotels?

As a small city, Emporia doesn't have the luxury hotels of many larger tourist hotspots. However, travel about 13 miles to Roanoke Rapids, and you'll find some best hotels near Emporia with excellent facilities and red-carpet service.

Hampton Inn Roanoke Rapids is conveniently located near Exit 173, off Interstate 95. Its guest rooms are spacious, but if you need more room, book a suite. All rooms have quality amenities, including large 42-inch TVs, WaterPik showerheads, work desks, and the signature Hampton beds. Wi-Fi is free, along with daily breakfasts. Linger over the buffet or grab an On the Run breakfast bag if you're short on time. Take care of cravings during the day at the Suite Shop, which sells snacks, beverages, and other essentials. The hotel also has its own business center, outdoor pool, and on-site gym.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Roanoke Rapids SE is also off the interstate. This hotel feels more modern, with contemporary-looking rooms and a light, airy fitness center with cutting-edge exercise equipment. The fitness center is open 24/7 throughout the year. Visit between mid-April and late September to supercharge your workouts with laps in the seasonal pool. After all the excitement, retire to your room for free Wi-Fi, time in front of the TV, or some quality shut-eye. With plush duvets, blackout shades, and a selection of pillows, your room offers a way to catch up on rest. After recharging your batteries, enjoy the Holiday Inn's complimentary breakfast buffet.

What are some of the low-cost hotels in Emporia, VA?

3 Star Average Prices: $102.38

Emporia is a great vacation destination for travelers who don't want to spend too much money. You can always rely on low rates from the following low-cost hotels in Emporia.

Red Roof Inn Emporia is a pet-friendly budget hotel only a few minutes from the Belfield Marketplace Shopping Center. Its rooms are great value for the money, with microwaves, mini-refrigerators, flat-screen TVs, and modern simulated wood floors. Wi-Fi is free along with in-room coffee, although if you don't want to brew your own, you can also find free mugs of coffee in the lobby. The hotel also serves free continental breakfasts, with waffles and a selection of breads and cereals, in the lobby each morning. Visit during Memorial Day and Labor Day to enjoy splashing about in the outdoor pool.

Motel 6 Emporia's rooms are a little more dated, but they're still serviceable with work desks and comfortable armchairs for enjoying the expanded cable TV channels. This hotel is a great spot for an affordable family vacation, with its pet-friendly policy and child-friendly facilities that include an outdoor pool and playground. Wi-Fi is also free in all rooms, so your kids won't use all their data playing games or streaming movies. The Motel 6 doesn't have its own restaurant, but it's only five minutes from Huddle House, which serves hearty American classics 24/7.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Emporia

2 Star Average Prices: $75.19

2 Star Hotel Prices in Emporia

What hotels have the best discounts in Emporia, VA?

Some of America's most popular hotels help selected guests save every time they stay. If you qualify for a discount, make sure you bring valid ID to the check-in counter to secure your preferential rate.

Best Western Emporia has special rates for AAA and CAA auto club members, seniors and AARP members, and government and military personnel. These guests can enjoy a discounted rate with the hotel's advance purchase rate. Take advantage of this rate if you're traveling with furry family members, as you'll find a limited number of pet-friendly rooms. All Best Western rooms are comfortable and well-appointed, with flat-screen TVs offering HBO, microwave ovens, refrigerators, coffee makers, and high-speed internet. The complimentary continental breakfast should give you the energy you need, whether you're seeing the sights or enjoying the hotel's fitness center and seasonal pool.

Hampton Inn Emporia treats AAA auto club members, AARP and CARP members, government and military personnel, and travel agents to preferential rates. This hotel has all the features you'd expect of a Hampton Inn property, such as signature Hampton beds and free Wi-Fi in the chic guest rooms as well as access to a complimentary buffet and On the Run breakfast bags each morning. Sticking to your fitness routine is easy here with an indoor pool and fitness center and complimentary access to the local YMCA for all guests.

What value hotels are in Emporia, Virginia?

The following hotels pride themselves in providing great value accommodations for their guests. Those efforts are always appreciated, with past visitors raving about these hotels, their top facilities, and friendly, attentive employees.

Sleep Inn Emporia is one of the Choice Hotels Designed to Dream hotels. You'll always enjoy a great night's sleep here. Its rooms are designed to help you unwind: Witness warm colors, muted lighting, and contemporary furnishings. You'll also enjoy the perks you associate with Sleep Inn, such as high-speed Wi-Fi and the complimentary Morning Medley breakfast buffet. Don't worry about taking an extra muffin; you can work it off in the fitness center or the outdoor swimming pool that's open seasonally.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Emporia I-95 seeks to be your home away from home with its comfortable guest rooms and friendly employees offering signature Southern hospitality. It's one of the area's newest hotels, so the free Wi-Fi is lightning fast and its exercise room has the latest workout equipment. The free continental breakfast buffet is generous, with all your favorite morning treats including sausage patties, scrambled eggs, and freshly cut fruit pieces.

When are the Emporia, VA top festivals?

Emporia's residents look for any excuse to have fun together. The city's social calendar is packed with exciting events that delight the community and visitors alike. The offerings below are only some of the highlights you'll find throughout the year.

The local area is proud of its peanuts and peanut farmers. Emporia celebrates these tasty treats with two key events. Close to 1,500 bike riders descend on the city for the Great Peanut Bicycle Tour, which runs from the Thursday to Saturday after Labor Day each year. Hosted by the Emporia Bicycling Club, the event has routes ranging from 13 to 125 miles, with a path for all fitness levels. All riders come together to celebrate their efforts at a local peanut farm where they enjoy live music and delicious meals.

Peanuts are on the menu again at the annual Virginia Peanut Festival, held during the last weekend of September each year. Close to 12,000 people love the parade, car show, carnival, craft fair, and peanuts. Tour the farms to see how local peanuts are grown and taste them in a range of sweet and savory treats. The event opens with a Kick-Off Kook-Off and closes with a dazzling fireworks display.

Independence Day brings more fireworks. Emporia celebrates the Fourth of July with an Afternoon in the Park. Live music and free slices of watermelon add a party atmosphere until the sky explodes with a rainbow of lights.

Emporia may be a small city, but don't underestimate its charm. It gets busy during festival season, so book your accommodations well in advance to avoid missing out on all the fun.

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