Hotels Close to Walnut Cove in North Carolina

by Matthew Knight

Walnut Cove, a small rural farming community in north central North Carolina, sits on the edge of the Sauratown Mountains. Although visitors will not find any hotels within the town, a few hotels within 15 miles allow convenient access to local attractions, including Hanging Rock State Park, Belews Lake and East Walnut Cove Community Park.

Econo Lodge

Econo Lodge Hotel located in King, North Carolina, lies 13 miles west of Walnut Cove and a block off Route 52. The hotel allows convenient access to Pilot Mountain State Park and the Horne Creek Historical Farm, where visitors get to view farm life from the early 1900s. The budget-friendly hotel features guest rooms with free continental breakfast and wireless Internet access. The property has a seasonal outdoor swimming pool and is adjacent to a Pizza Hut and Wendy’s.

Budget Inn Madison

Budget Inn of Madison offers basic accommodations 10 miles east of Walnut Cove. Within a few minutes' drive of the hotel, guests will find Mayo River State Park and Belews Lake, which offers fishing and hiking opportunities. Rooms include a work desk; at-door parking and small pets are allowed for a nightly fee. Two miles north of the hotel, downtown Madison offers several local eateries, including Fat’s Grill and the Rio Grande Restaurant.

Holiday Inn

Located in northern Winston Salem, Holiday Inn features modern guest rooms less then two miles from Smith Reynolds Airport and only 11 miles from Walnut Cove. Accommodations include standard guest rooms with a spacious floor plan and suites that include a separate living area and whirlpool tub in select units. Guests have access to a seasonal outdoor swimming pool with patio area and a business center. Madison Park Cafe located within the lobby serves regional American cuisine and offers room service.

Quality Inn

Quality Inn, located 12 miles south of Walnut Cove, offers convenient access to attractions, including the Old Salem Welcome Center, Winston Salem Children’s Museum and Reynold House Museum, within five miles. Accommodations include basic guest rooms with a sitting table and suites with an in-room Jacuzzi tub. Guests receive complimentary breakfast and have access to a seasonal outdoor pool and fitness center. Within walking distance, guests will enjoy Yeah Mon Caribbean restaurant and Wendy’s.

About the Author

Based in Southwestern Michigan, Matthew Knight has been writing outdoor and technology articles since 2008. His articles appear on various websites. He holds a bachelor's degree in computer information systems from Western Michigan University.