Explore Boone, NC

Don't get us wrong, we know you'll love attending the Safety Summit to learn from leading experts in the behavioral safety field, however, the breath-taking views, delicious food, and nature-focused activities are an attraction in themselves!

Below, you'll find lodging information, ideas for things to do, and suggestions for places to eat during your stay with us. Click "Learn More" to be directed to the Watauga County Tourism website.

Photo by www.hcpress.com/ High Country Magazine

Photo by www.hcpress.com/High Country Magazine

Area Hotels

  • Courtyard Marriott

    • A discounted block of rooms is being held at the Courtyard Marriott for Summit attendees (you must book before date to come). Click here to book.

  • Country Inn & Suites

  • La Quinta Inn & Suites

  • Fairfield Inn & Suites

  • Mountainaire Inn & Log Cabins (Blowing Rock)

  • Chetola Resort at Blowing Rock


Explore the Outdoors

  • Linville Falls

  • Rough Ridge

  • Glen Burney Falls

  • Grandfather Mountain

  • Moses Cone Manor


Local Eats & Drinks

  • Our Daily Bread

  • The Cardinal

  • Appalachian Mountain Brewery

  • Cobo Sushi

  • Bistro Roca & Antlers Bar (Blowing Rock)

  • Stick Boy Kitchen

  • Lost Province