Situated less than 2 miles from the airport on a spot overlooking the Roanoke Valley, the Best Western Plus Inn at Valley View provides a comfortable base from which to explore Roanoke. A complimentary shuttle picks you up from the airport and brings you to the hotel, where you'll check into a spacious king or double room. The decor is elegant and contemporary, with honey-colored wood furnishings and floral quilts, plus a flat-screen TV and high-speed Internet.
In the morning, you can enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast in the dining room before setting out to see the sights of downtown Roanoke, located 5 miles from the hotel. Afterwards, you can take a dip in the hotel's indoor pool or work out at the fitness center.
Roanoke, Virginia: Blue Ridge Mountain Scenery near Caves and Vineyards
Located along the western edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Roanoke occupies an area of Virginia endowed with abundant natural beauty.
The Appalachian Trail, the famous 2,000-mile-long hiking path that starts in Georgia and ends in Maine, runs through the northern part of Roanoke County.
Access to the Blue Ridge Parkway is just south of the city. A 45-minute drive brings you to the Natural Bridge, immense limestone rocks that form a beautiful stone archway.
Downtown Roanoke is home to the acclaimed Taubman Museum of Art, which displays works from many different genres in an interactive and family-friendly space.
Winemaking culture: Many wineries are in the area, open for tastings and tours.
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