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DISCOVER THE BEST OF DOWNTOWN CHARLOTTE FROM OUR HOTEL NEAR EPICENTE

One of the most luxurious hotels near the bustling Epicente complex, The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte provides the perfect place to discover the city's best shopping, sightseeing, sports, dining and nightlife. Whether your journey to the Queen City includes strolling around Uptown or a tour of Downtown from one of the hotel's complimentary bikes, The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte stands ready to create unforgettable moments.  

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

Dedicated to the exhibition of mid-20th-century European and American modern art, this new museum reflects most of the important art movements and schools from the 20th century with a deep holding of the School of Paris after World War II. Only a handful of the artworks in the collection have been on public view in the United States. Until now, the collection was privately held by the Bechtler family of Switzerland and the U.S. and has since been committed to the city of Charlotte. Address: 420 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 353-9200 | Distance: 0.8 mile from the hotel | Website

Carolinas Aviation Museum

A trip through the world of aviation, this museum is conveniently located at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport. Address: 4108 Airport Drive, Charlotte, NC 28208.

Contact: (704) 359-8442 | Distance: 7.5 miles from the hotel | Website

Charlotte Museum of History

Set within the revolutionary home of Hezekiah Alexander, this is the oldest existing home in Mecklenburg County and is rich in artifacts and documents related to American and local history and period home design. Address: 3500 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215.

Contact: (704) 568-1774 | Distance: 7.25 miles from the hotel | Website

Charlotte Nature Museum

Adjacent to Freedom Park, this child-friendly nature museum features hands-on natural history exhibits and activities, as well as a live animal room, puppet theatre and scenic nature trail. Address: 1658 Sterling Road, Charlotte, NC 28209.

Contact: (704) 372-6261 | Distance: 3.7 miles from the hotel | Website

Discovery Place

One of the top hands-on science and technology facilities in the nation, with permanent exhibits covering such topics as the tropical rain forest and underwater/aquarium world. Highlights include a static electricity demonstration that puts one’s hair on end, while the included Charlotte Nature Museum and IMAX Dome theatre further raise the entertainment and educational level. Special subject areas include human health and development, and wilderness exploration. Address: 301 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 372-6261, (800) 935-0553 | Distance: .25 mile from the hotel | Website

Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African- American Arts + Culture (formerly the Afro- American Cultural Center) celebrates the contributions of Africans and African- Americans to American culture for 35 years and serves as a community epicenter for music, dance, theater, visual art, film, arts education programs, literature and community outreach. A renowned cultural destination, the center is dedicated to preserving the artistic heritage of African-American culture. Highlights include exhibitions, a visual arts gallery, hands-on workshops, and live performances in its own theatre and amphitheatre. Address: 551 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 547-3700 | Distance: .8 mile from the hotel | Website

Knight Theatre

Charlotte’s newest major performance venue, the Knight Theatre is part of a large cultural campus that includes the new Mint Museum, Bechtler Art Museum and Harvey B. Gantt Center. Music, plays, and a variety of other presentations highlight the many events offered at this contemporary new theatre. Address: 420 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 372-1000 | Distance: .8 mile from the hotel | Website

Levine Museum of the New South

Focusing on the New South cultural and historic era, this is the only regional history museum to present the history and culture of the South from the immediate post-Civil War era to the present day. Hands-on history exhibits provide added dimension to this educational walk through contemporary American history. Address: 200 East Seventh Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (703) 444-1887 | Distance: .25 mile from the hotel | Website

Mint Museum of Art

The Mint Museum of Art was the first branch of the United States Mint and is North Carolina’s first art museum. A collection of valuable American and European paintings make it one of the premier fine arts museums in the Southeast, with added highlights that include the art of Native Americans, Colonial Americans and other cultures that have helped shape today’s American art world. Address: 2730 Randolph Road, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 337-2000 | Distance: .25 mile from the hotel | Website

Mint Museum of Craft + Design

An inside look at the world of crafts, with special insights into how the evolution of craft artifacts and other artisan pieces reflect the ages in which they were created. Ceramic, glass, fiber, metal and wood are all featured media. Address: 220 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28207.

Contact: (704) 337-2000 | Distance: .25 mile from the hotel | Website

N.C. Blumenthal Performing Arts Center

The Blumenthal features three distinct performance venues: the 2,100-seat Belk Theater, the 434-seat Booth Playhouse, and the 150-seat Studio Theater. Popular performance offerings include the Broadway Lights Series, featuring national touring Broadway productions, and myriad plays, concerts, dance concerts and comedy presentations. . Connected to Bank of America Corporate Center, the Blumenthal is home to the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, Opera Carolina, North Carolina Dance Theatre, Carolina Voices and the Carolinas Concert Association. Address: 130 North Tryon Street Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 372-1000 | Distance: .4 mile from the hotel | Website

Spirit Square & The Light Factory

Spirit Square Center for the Arts & Education is a multi-discipline venue offering education, events, art exhibits and concerts, including performances by the Charlotte Symphony and Opera and its Repertory Theater. Spirit Square is also home to the Light Factory Contemporary Museum of Photography and Film, one of only four museums for photography and film in the United States. The Light Factory features large-scale exhibitions of photography and digital video art, year-round screenings and major film events, and more than 90 classes in photography and filmmaking. Address: 345 North College Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 333-4686 | Distance: .2 mile from the hotel | Website

Billy Graham Library

This family-friendly facility combines multimedia technology and Billy Graham memorabilia to provide a look into the life of beloved evangelist Billy Graham. A gift shop, café and Graham’s childhood home complete this North Carolina experience, which is free to the public. Address: 4330 Westmont Drive, Charlotte, NC 28217.

Contact: (704) 401-3200 | Distance: 7 miles from the hotel | Website

Bojangle’s Coliseum

Bojangles’ Coliseum is just minutes from Center City Charlotte and hosts year-round concerts, family shows, figure skating, rodeo and bull riding competitions, and a variety of entertainment events for guests of all ages. The iconic domed building opened in 1955 and, after extensive updates, now seats 11,000. The celebrated facility has been known by many names: Charlotte Coliseum, Independence Arena, Cricket Arena and now Bojangles’ Coliseum. Address: 2700 East Independence Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28205.

Contact: (704) 372-3600 | Distance: 3.25 miles from the hotel | Website

Brem House Artisans Gallery

Designed by Charles Christian Hook and built in the early 1900s, this Colonial Revival style house features historical and architectural features unique to the era and now houses an art gallery as well. Address: 211 East Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28215.

Contact: (704) 375-7800 | Distance: 1.5 miles from the hotel

Charlotte Center City Walking Tours

This walking tour provides insight into Charlotte's past , offering a glimpse of historic homes, a beautifully-revitalized Victorian neighborhood, the historic Fourth Ward District, and Charlotte's Centre City. Address: 330 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 22801.

Contact: (704) 331-2700 | Distance: .4 mile from the hotel | Website

Carolina Raptor Center

Carolina Raptor Center is dedicated to protecting and conserving birds of prey through research and education programs and through the care and rehabilitation of orphaned and injured raptors. A self-guided tour along the Center’s ¾-mile lakeside nature trail offers a look at 22 different species of raptors. Address: 6000 Sample Road, Huntersville, NC 28078.

Contact: (704) 875-6521 | Distance: 14 miles from the hotel | Website

Charlotte Convention Center

The Charlotte Convention Center opened in 1995 as a major regional venue for conventions, trade shows, banquets and theater-style conferences. With 850,000 square-feet of features and 280,000 square-feet of exhibit space, the gracefully-designed facility attracts more than half a million visitors each year. Address: 501 South College Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 339-6000 | Distance: .8 mile from the hotel | Website

Charlotte Motor Speedway

Home to the NASCAR All-Star Challenge, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca Cola 600 and the NASCAR Banking 500 only from Bank of America, the speedway also hosts automobile racing schools, car shows, drag races, street racing, bus and truck racing, kids’ events, charity activities and fan appreciation nights. With 140,000 seats at its 1.5-mile superspeedway plus camping, entertainment and hospitality suites and condominiums, it is one of motor sports’ most revered competition facilities.

Driving Schools at Charlotte Motor Speedway include:

  • Richard Petty Driving Experience (800) BE-PETTY
  • Jeff Gordon Racing School (877) 4-Jeff-24
  • Fast Track High Performance Driving School (704) 455-1700
  • Legends Driving School (704) 455-3240
  • Dale Jarrett Driving Adventure (888) 467-2231
  • SpeedTech Auto Racing School (877) 807-7333
  • Buck Baker Driving School (704) 366-6224

Address: 5555 Concord Parkway South, Harrisburg, NC 28075.

Contact: (704) 455-3200 | Distance: 17 miles from the hotel | Website

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

Not far from Charlotte lies this stunning botanical garden, offering 110 serene yet colorful acres of sensory beauty. Native plants, flowers and trees are complemented by special themed gardens and an 8,000-square-foot conservatory displaying magnificent orchids and blooming tropical plants. Interesting programs are offered throughout the year, including even night-time and winter experiences. Address: 6500 South New Hope Road, Belmont, NC 28012.

Contact: (704) 825-4490 | Distance: 20 miles from the hotel | Website

Historic Charlotte Tour

Another colorful walking tour, this stroll covers Charlotte's current "historic renaissance," passing through neighborhoods with historic textile factories, legendary churches, and merchant shops that have been gentrified and renovated in tasteful Charlotte fashion. Address: 2100 Randolph Road, Charlotte, NC 28207

Contact: (704) 375-6145 | Distance: 2 miles from the hotel | Website

Historic Dowd House

Built some 150 years ago, this historic home was constructed for Confederate Captain James C. Dowd and later became the headquarters of Camp Greene, a U.S. Army Military Base, in 1917. Tours are available by reservation, with the house usually open the third Sunday of each month. Address: 2216 Monument Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28208.

Contact: (704) 398-2260 | Distance: 3 miles from the hotel | Website

Historic Rosedale Plantation

Nearly 200 years old, Rosedale began as a 911-acre plantation and manor estate designed in the Federalist architectural style. Restored to its original glory and even featuring the French wallpaper that was first utilized when it was built, the house features eight acres of gardens and is a National Register Landmark. Address: 3427 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28206.

Contact: (704) 335-0325 | Distance: 3.4 miles from the hotel | Website

ImaginOn

A collaborative venture of the Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County and the Children's Theatre of Charlotte, ImaginOn offers library collections, children’s education programs, children’s theatre presentations and other activities to bring stories to life through extraordinary experiences that challenge, inspire and excite young minds. Address: 300 East 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 973-2780 | Distance: .3 mile from the hotel | Website

McGill Rose Garden

A living work of art, this stunning urban garden offers free admission and showcases more than 1,000 roses, plants and herbs including 200 varieties of roses, a working herb garden, garden art and sculptures, gift shop and more. The McGill Rose Garden is a rare find in the heart of the city. Address: 940 North Davidson Street, Charlotte, NC 29202.

Contact: (704) 333-6497 | Distance: 1 mile from the hotel | Website

The NASCAR Hall of Fame

NASCAR selected the Queen City of Charlotte as home for its long-anticipated Hall of Fame, and this state-of-the-art new facility now honors the world and icons of NASCAR, saluting the many colorful drivers, crew members, team owners and others who have played such a role in stock-car racing. The Hall includes exhibit space, a Great Hall, a Hall of Honor, interactive entertainment, restaurants and retail outlets and is located in the heart of uptown Charlotte, directly across the street from the Charlotte Convention Center. Address: Martin Luther King Boulevard and Brevard Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (800) 231-4636 | Distance: .4 mile from the hotel | Website

Time Warner Cable Arena

Formerly the Bobcats Arena, Time Warner Cable Arena is home to the National Basketball League's Charlotte Bobcats and the East Coast Hockey League's Charlotte Checkers. Headliner concerts, college sports competition, family entertainment, ice shows, monster jams, circuses and horse shows are all presented at the arena, which is located within walking distance of The Ritz-Carlton and on a light-rail stop as well. Address: 333 E. Trade Street Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 522-6500 | Distance: .1 mile from the hotel | Website

Wing Haven Gardens & Bird Sanctuary

Created in 1927 by Elizabeth and Edwin Clarkson, this is a charming three-acre enclosed area in the heart of a Charlotte residential neighborhood. Mrs. Clarkson was known as the city's "bird lady," and 142 winged species have been sighted in the walled garden she created from a bare clay field. The sanctuary is divided into Upper, Lower, Main, Wild, Herb, and Rose gardens, which are especially full of life in the spring, when birds begin returning from their winter migration. A bulletin board advises which birds are visiting at the moment. Address: 248 Ridgewood Avenue, Charlotte, NC, 28209.

Contact: (704) 331-0664 | Distance: 4 miles from the hotel | Website

Concord Mills

The #1 shopping entertainment destination of the Carolinas and North Carolina's #1 visitor attraction, Concord Mills features over 200 stores including manufacturer and retail outlets, off-price retailers, and unique specialty stores. Address: 8111 Concord Mills Boulevard, Concord, NC 28027.

Contact: (704) 979-5000 | Distance: 16 miles from the hotel | Website

Founders Hall

Founders Hall is connected to the Bank of America Corporate Center and is the tallest building in Charlotte as well as the home to the nation's largest bank. The hall’s features, which include direct access to The Ritz-Carlton, also offer a magnificent vaulted atrium, many shops and restaurants and live entertainment. Address: 100 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC, 28255.

Contact: (704) 716-8649 | Distance: .1 mile from the hotel | Website

SouthPark Mall

SouthPark is home to some of the most prestigious department stores and boutiques in the South and is one of the Carolinas’ premier shopping destinations. Address: 4400 Sharon Road, Charlotte, NC 28211.

Contact: (704) 354-4411 | Distance: 6 miles from the hotel | Website

Ballantyne Country Club

Private, 18-hole, 7,032 yards, Par 72.

Address: 11120 Ballantyne Crossing Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28277. Contact: (704) 341-3113 | Distance: 17.6 miles from the hotel | Website

Ballantyne Resort

Public, 18- hole, 6,735 yards, Par 71. Address: 10000 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy, Charlotte, NC 28277.

Contact: (704) 341-4653 | 16.9 miles from the hotel | Website

Bank of America Stadium

Home to the NFL’s Carolina Panthers, Bank of America Stadium seats nearly 75,000 spectators and is located right in Uptown. The open-air, natural grass stadium was specifically designed for football and serves as a self-contained headquarters for the Carolina Panthers. It includes training facilities, practice fields and team administrative offices, as well as dining, entertaining and broadcasting venues. Address: 800 South Mint Street, Charlotte, NC, 28202.

Contact: (704) 358-7000 | Distance: 1 mile from the hotel | Website

Carmel Country Club

36 holes. North Course, Private, 18-hole, 6,701 yards, Par 72. South Course, Private, 18-hole, 7,012 yards, Par 72.

Contact: (704) 945-9630 | Distance: 10.2 miles from the hotel | Website

Carolina Golf & Country Club

Private, 18-hole, 6,201 yards, Par 70. Address: 2415 Old Steele Creek Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208.

Contact: (704) 392-6363 | Distance: 4.4 miles from the hotel | Website

Carowinds Water and Theme Park

A 105-acre water and theme park for the young and young-at-heart, this park features over 100 rides, shows, movie-inspired experiences, a Zoom Zone children's area and Nickelodeon WaterWorks water park. Address: 14523 Carowinds Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28273.

Contact: (704) 588-2600, (800) 888-4386 | Website

Cedarwood Country Club

Private, 18- hole, 6,905 yards, Par 71. Address: 4100 Pineville Matthews Rd, Charlotte, NC 28226.

Contact: (704) 542-0206 | Distance: 11.2 miles from the hotel | Website

Charles T. Myers Golf Course

Municipal, 18- hole, 6,783 yards, Par 72. Address: 7817 Harrisburg Rd, Charlotte, NC 28215.

Contact: (704) 536-1692 | Distance: 10.2 miles from the hotel | Website

Charlotte’s 10K VolksWalk Trail

Perfect for casual and more serious walkers, this map-guided, non-competitive year-round walk is sanctioned by the American Volkssport Association. Walkers can follow the trail through Uptown and into nearby historic neighborhoods. Maps are available at the start and finish points. Address: 333 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 331-2700 | Distance: .4 mile from the hotel

Charlotte Area Public and Private Golf Courses

Charlotte offers tremendous choice and quality for golfers, including two of Golf Digest Magazine’s top courses, the Charlotte Country Club and Quail Hollow, home to one of the PGA Tour’s most important annual events. The greater Charlotte area features 21 Private courses, 23 Public courses and 13 semi-Private courses.

Charlotte Checkers at Time Warner Cable Arena

Formerly the Bobcats Arena, Time Warner Cable Arena is home to the National Basketball League's Charlotte Bobcats and the East Coast Hockey League's Charlotte Checkers. Headliner concerts, college sports competition, family entertainment, ice shows, monster jams, circuses and horse shows are all presented at the arena, which is located within walking distance of The Ritz-Carlton and on a light-rail stop as well. Address: 333 E. Trade Street Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 522-6500 | Distance: 0.1 mile from the hotel | Website

Charlotte Country Club

Private, 18-hole, 6,808 yards, Par 71. Address: 2465 Mecklenburg Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205.

Contact: (704) 333-9809 | Distance: 3.6 miles from the hotel | Website

Charlotte Hounds Lacrosse at American Legion Memorial Stadium

Address: 310 N Kings Drive Charlotte, NC 28204

Contact: (704) 206-1515 | Distance: 1 mile from the hotel | Website  

Charlotte Knights at BB&T Baseball Stadium

Address: 324 South Mint Charlotte, NC 28202

Contact: (980) 207-0079 | Distance: 1.0 mile from the hotel | Website

EpiCentre

A 267,000-square-foot entertainment center that began its phased with the debut of Whisky Run, a country rock ’n roll bar owned by NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. Located in Center City, the complex, when completed, will feature more than 50 restaurants and shops, including a dueling-piano bar; a five-screen all-digital movie theater/lounge; and an 18-lane bowling alley with martini bar. Address: College and Trade Streets, Charlotte, NC 28202.

Distance: 0 miles from the hotel | Website

Highland Creek Golf Club

Public, 18- hole, 6,520 yards, Par 72. Address: 7001 Highland Creek Pkwy, Charlotte, NC 28269.

Contact: (704) 875-9000 | Distance: 13.7 miles from the hotel | Website

Larkhaven Golf Club

Public, 18-hole, 6,464 yards, Par 72. Address: 4801 Camp Stewart Rd, Charlotte, NC 28215.

Contact: (704) 545-4653 | Distance: 13.7 miles from the hotel | Website

Myers Park Country Club

Private, 18-hole, 6,776 yards, Par 72. Address: 2415 Roswell Ave, Charlotte, NC 28209.

Contact: (704) 376-0745 | Distance: 3.9 miles from the hotel | Website

NBA Charlotte Hornets at Time Warner Cable Arena

Formerly the Bobcats Arena, Time Warner Cable Arena is home to the National Basketball League's Charlotte Hornets and the East Coast Hockey League's Charlotte Checkers. Headliner concerts, college sports competition, family entertainment, ice shows, monster jams, circuses and horse shows are all presented at the arena, which is located within walking distance of The Ritz-Carlton and on a light-rail stop as well. Address: 333 E. Trade Street Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 522-6500 | Distance: 1 mile from the hotel | Website

NBA Charlotte Hornets at Time Warner Cable Arena

Address: 333 E. Trade Street Charlotte, NC 28202.

Contact: (704) 522-6500 | Distance: 0.1 mile from the hotel | Website

NFL Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium

Home to the NFL’s Carolina Panthers, Bank of America Stadium seats nearly 75,000 spectators and is located right in Uptown. The open-air, natural grass stadium was specifically designed for football and serves as a self-contained headquarters for the Carolina Panthers. It includes training facilities, practice fields and team administrative offices, as well as dining, entertaining and broadcasting venues. Address: 800 South Mint Street, Charlotte, NC, 28202.

Contact: (704) 358-7000 | Website

North Carolina Music Factory

A new music and entertainment district in Uptown Village, this innovative development features an amphitheatre for live music performances, clubs, restaurants, recording facilities and other coming entertainment-focused facilities. Address: 820 Hamilton Street, Charlotte, NC 28207.

Contact: (704) 987-0612 | Distance: 1.5 miles from the hotel | Website

Oak Hills Golf Course

Public, 18-hole, 6,319 yards, Par 72. Address: 4008 Oakdale Rd, Charlotte, NC 28216.

Contact: (704) 394-2834 | Distance: 9.4 miles from the hotel

Olde Sycamore Golf Plantation

Public, 18- hole, 6,965 yards, Par 72. Address: 7500 Olde Sycamore Dr, Charlotte, NC 28227.

Contact: (704) 573-1000 | Distance: 21.9 miles from the hotel | Website

Ovens Auditorium

Located adjacent to Bojangle’s Coliseum, Ovens Auditorium opened next to the dome in 1955. Since then, renowned entertainers have graced its stage, from the Billy Graham Crusade and inspirational speakers to Bruce Springsteen, Broadway shows, and acclaimed stage, music and dance performers. With a seating capacity of approximately 2,460, Ovens has hosted more than 7,000 events, attended by 9.4 million people, including many a local graduate. Address: 2700 East Independence Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28205.

Contact: (704) 372-3600 | Website

Palisades Country Club, The

Private, 18-hole, 6,797 yards, Par 72. Address: 13704 Grand Palisades Pkwy, Charlotte, NC 28278.

Contact: (704) 504-0099 | Distance: 20.6 miles from the hotel | Website

Paradise Valley Golf Center

Public, 18-hole, 1,264 yards, Par 54. Address: 110 Barton Creek Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262.

Contact: (704) 548-1808 | Distance: 9.2 miles from the hotel | Website

Pawtuckett Golf Club

Public, 18-hole, 6,530 yards, Par 71. Address: 7492 Pawtuckett Rd, Charlotte, NC 28214.

Contact: (704) 394-5909 | Distance: 9.1 miles from the hotel | Website 1 or Website 2

Pine Island Country Club

Private, 18-hole, 6,476 yards, Par 71. Address: 1701 Stoneyridge Dr, Charlotte, NC 28214.

Contact: (704) 394-1011 | Distance: 9.8 miles from the hotel | Website

Pine Lake Country Club

Private, 18-hole, 6,643 yards, Par 72. Address: 5504 Lebanon Rd, Charlotte, NC 28227.

Contact: (704) 545-5213 | Distance: 11.8 miles from the hotel | Website

PNC Music Pavilion

A large outdoor concert venue, the PNC Music Pavilion hosts major live acts from rock, alternative, pop, country, and jazz to rhythm and blues. Special events and festivals are also offered at this popular entertainment venue. Address: 707 Pavilion Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28262.

Contact: (704) 549-5555 | Distance: 15 miles from the hotel | Website

Providence Country Club

Private, 18-hole, 7,008 yards, Par 72. Address: 6001 Providence Country Club Dr, Charlotte, NC 28277.

Contact: (704) 846-8475 | Distance: 15.1 miles from the hotel | Website

Quail Hollow Club

Private, 18-hole, 7,114 yards, Par 72. Address: 3700 Glen Eagles Rd, Charlotte, NC 28210.

Contact: (704) 552-1727 | Distance: 9.3 miles from the hotel | Website

Raintree Country Club

36 holes. North Course, Private, 18-hole, 6,579 yards, Par 72. South Course, Private, 18-hole, 6,722 yards, Par 70. Address: 8600 Raintree Ln, Charlotte, NC 28277.

Contact: (704) 541-8880 | Distance: 11.4 miles from the hotel | Website

Regent Park Golf Club

Public, 18-hole, 6,729 yards, Par 71. Address: 6000 Regent Parkway, Fort Mill, SC 29715.

Contact: 803-547-1300 | Distance: 14.5 miles from the hotel | Website

Renaissance Park Golf Course

Municipal, 18- hole, 7,360 yards, Par 72. Address: 1525 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217.

Contact: (704) 357-3375 | Distance: 7.3 miles from the hotel

Revolution Park Golf Course

Municipal, 9-hole, 2,976 yards, Par 36. Address: 2661 Barringer Dr, Charlotte, NC 28208.

Contact: (704) 342-1946 | Distance: 3.3 miles from the hotel | Website

Skybrook Golf Club

Public, 18-hole, 7,028 yards, Par 72. Address: 14720 Northgreen Drive, Huntersville, NC 28078.

Contact: (704) 875-8984 | Distance: 16 miles from the hotel | Website

Sunset Hills Golf Course

27 holes Par 3 Course, municipal, 18-hole, 6,124 yards, Par 71. Address: 800 Radio Rd, Charlotte, NC 28216.

Contact: (704) 399-0980 | Distance: 8.3 miles from the hotel | Website

TPC at Piper Glen

Private, 18-hole, 6,883 yards, Par 72. Address: 4300 Piper Glen Dr, Charlotte, NC 28277.

Contact: (704) 846-1515 | Distance: 14.9 miles from the hotel | Website

Tradition Golf Club, The

Municipal, 18- hole, 6,978 yards, Par 72. Address: 3800 Prosperity Church Rd, Charlotte, NC 28269.

Contact: (704) 503-7529 | Distance: 10.6 miles from the hotel | Website

U.S. National Whitewater Center

Just 15 minutes from Charlotte’s Center City, this remarkable recreation complex is home to the world’s largest man-made river for whitewater rafting and kayaking and also hosts Olympic-level competitions that are open to the public. The center offers 12 miles of hiking and mountain biking trails, one of the largest outdoor climbing facilities in the United States, teambuilding and ropes courses and access to the Catawba River. Address: 820 Hawfield Road Charlotte, NC 28214.

Contact: (704) 391-3900 | Distance: 12.2 miles from the hotel | Website