Charlotte, North Carolina is one of the most beautiful family vacation spots in the Eastern United States. Its blend of modern with historic gives the city a unique sensibility. Charlotte hotels provide a full run of amenities that make caring for kids while on vacation easy. Choosing where to stay in Charlotte is easy, with over a dozen hotels in or near the city center.
Many of the best hotels in Charlotte are in or near the downtown area. These hotels make your Charlotte family vacation one of the easiest to coordinate. Among the collection of downtown hotels that cater to families is the Residence Inn Uptown Charlotte. Near the Bank of America Arena, Discovery Place and the Lowe's Motor Speedway, this downtown Charlotte hotel has a complimentary shuttle service to uptown area attractions. The Residence Inn is able to accommodate large families and pets. All the rooms have kitchenettes or kitchens equipped with a microwave and refrigerator. If your family prefers taking a break from cooking, you can take advantage of on-site restaurants or room service. They have a complimentary breakfast and a manager's reception four nights a week.
The city's boutique hotels, as well as their chain hotels, are all near the area's family-oriented attractions. Spend a thrill-filled day at Carowinds, a Charlotte family-oriented amusement park. One such hotel is Aloft Charlotte Ballantyne. Located only ten minutes from the amusement park, this Charlotte hotel for kids offers a 42" flat panel TV, cribs and their signature Platform beds. Your kids can cool off in the indoor pool or take part in camp Aloft: Kids 12 and under get their own air mattress with special bedding, a bag full of goodies and games and treats at the re:fuel by Aloft pantry and the re:mix lounge.
While in the Charlotte area, take your kids to Discovery Place. Easy to reach from almost all downtown Charlotte hotels, this science attraction specializes in interactive learning and even has a special room for preschoolers. When your family is ready to relax, the Staybridge Suites Charlotte Ballantyne is just down the road. This pet-friendly hotel has a free breakfast, kitchenettes and suites suited for large families. There's even a small putting green in the hotel courtyard and a nice selection of board games for the kids to play together or with the whole family.
Another Charlotte hotel with amenities for kids is the Embassy Suites, Charlotte. All the rooms here are two-room suites, and you can get connecting suites to accommodate large families. They are pet-friendly, have complimentary breakfasts, and an indoor pool. If you're traveling with small children, you can get cribs and highchairs.
If your family prefers to stay outside the central city, there are also hotels near Charlotte that can accommodate them comfortably. One good example is the Hyatt Place Hotel Charlotte City Park. This hotel offers all the standard amenities, plus babysitting services, making them one of the best hotels in Charlotte for family vacations. They can also accommodate up to two 50-lb. pets per room. They have a shuttle service, and can provide laundry service as well.
When choosing where to stay in Charlotte, your family has some of the best choices in the country available. So many hotels are near family attractions in Charlotte and the surrounding area that you can tailor your choice to your family's specific needs.
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