The Place to Be and the Place to Be Seen
Book your stay in hotels near the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte and enjoy the most of the uptown area in Charlotte NC. Shop to your heart’s content at the EpiCentre, catch an exciting game when the Charlotte Hornets play at the arena, and taste the local cuisine all around you.
Your on-site restaurant serves up delicious entrees you are sure to love. Fresh local produce is highlighted by the hotel’s chef. Enjoy a delicious breakfast for free, when you stay at the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Charlotte Uptown and the DunHill Hotel.
The Time Warner Cable Arena is nicknamed “the hive” because it is the home court of the Charlotte Hornets. The city of Charlotte owns the arena and it is operated by the Charlotte Hornets of the NBA. The Arena can seat 19,077 for most NBA games but is expandable to seat up to 20,200 guests when college basketball games are held there. The arena is also home to the Charlotte Checkers, an AHL hockey team. When the Checkers play the seating is reduced to 14,100. The Time Warner Cable Arena also serves as a concert and conference venue. In 2012 it was the venue for the Democratic National Convention. The Rolling Stones opened the arena with a concert in 2005.
Hotels near the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, such as the Aloft Charlotte Uptown at the Epicentre, the Hyatt Place Charlotte Downtown, the Dunhill Hotel, and the Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Charlotte Uptown place you within walking distance to the arena if you are specifically traveling to see the Charlotte Hornets play or other event. Each of these hotels offers you a unique experience in uptown Charlotte.
You can expect great service, complimentary amenities such as high-speed wireless internet and a complimentary full breakfast, when you stay at the Hyatt Place Charlotte Downtown, the Dunhill Hotel, and the Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Charlotte Uptown. The Aloft Charlotte Uptown at the Epicentre puts a spin on your uptown accommodations with loft style guestrooms, classy modern bar and on-site dining, and a unique indoor splash pool. Whichever accommodations you choose, you can expect a great experience in Charlotte along with your relaxing stay in uptown.
When you stay in hotels near the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, you have the option to walk short distances to recreation, dining, and shopping. Be sure and pack your comfortable walking shoes so you can make the most of your uptown location. Recreation, sports games, shopping, and dining and more are right outside your door. If you plan to sightsee throughout the city and see all the museums, art galleries and such in one day, then you would benefit from a rental car.
Parking is reasonable and the hotels have guest parking available if you prefer to walk around downtown. Event parking can get expensive if you attend games, so if you can walk or take the public bus or train systems to your event you will save yourself that expense. The closest stop to the time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte is the CTC Station.