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Where to Stay for a Game, Concert, or Show in Uptown Charlotte

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Looking for a place to stay near Time Warner Cable Arena? Formerly called Bobcats Arena), it's the home of the Charlotte Bobcats and Charlotte Checkers, and it plays host to the city's biggest concerts and events.

Fortunately, the arena is located right in Uptown Charlotte, so there are plenty of hotels around. Here are the closets hotels to Time Warner Cable Arena. All of these hotels are listed as less than half a mile from the arena, so I'd consider all of these within walking distance.

Since the immediate "Uptown" area is fairly compact, every one of these hotels is also within walking distance to dozens of restaurants and nightlife.

Of course, there are plenty of hotels around town. If you're looking for something else, check out the list of other hotels in town - broken down by what attraction they're near.

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1. Aloft Hotel at Epicentre

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Aloft Charlotte Uptown has 175 loft-style guest rooms, and is situated in Charlotte's "Epicentre" area. There are dozens of restaurants and bars within easy walking distance, and the arena is steps away. If you're looking for a stylish spot, this is it. You'll find an indoor pool and complimentary newspaper as well.

Aloft Hotel at Epicentre
210 East Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rates: About $150 to $190
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2. Omni Charlotte

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The Omni's 374 room all feature plenty of amenities. The building is linked to 12 city blocks via sky bridge, and is moments away from the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Discovery Place, the Charlotte Convention Center, and the EpiCentre entertainment district. The rooftop swimming pool offers dramatic views of the Charlotte skyline. Self parking is $15 a day, valet is $22.

Omni Charlotte
132 East Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28280
Rates: $100
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3. Marriott City Center

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This hotel underwent a $10 million renovation, and it shows. The 19 floors and 434 rooms all seem fairly new. It's home to the acclaimed Savannah Red Restaurant, serving "the boldest food in Charlotte." There's also a swimming pool available. Parking on site is $14 daily.
Marriott Center City

100 West Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rates: $120 to $210
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4. Hilton Center City

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Directly across from the Charlotte Convention Center, the 400 guest rooms and plenty of amenities here make this a jewel of Uptown. There's a complimentary breakfast, and a swimming pool is available at the attached YMCA. Coastal Kitchen, the on-sire restaurant, is excellent as well. Self parking is $18 a day, valet is $25.

Hilton Center City
222 East Third Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
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5. The Westin

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This hotel is pretty new, so if you're looking for a "modern" destination, the Westin is it. Its 700 guest rooms offer unmatched views of the city skyline. The Westin offers massage treatments, a sundeck, and even running shoe rental, plus an indoor pool and on-site dining.

The Westin
601 South College Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rates: $170 to $270
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6. Holiday Inn

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This hotel boasts 294 deluxe rooms, including 24 suites. It was recently renovated, and it shows. There's a seasonal outdoor rooftop pool and hot tub, on-site dining (free dining for kids), a rooftop rotunda, and a complimentary Uptown shuttle.

Holiday Inn
230 North College Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rates: About $120 to $210
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7. Courtyard City Center

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The Courtyard has 181 guest rooms and suites. Enjoy breakfast, dinner and cocktails at The Bistro, and take advantage of free high speed internet in the 24-hour business center. On-site parking is $10 a day.

Courtyard Center City
237 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rates: $90 to $190
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8. Residence Inn

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Each of the 150 rooms in this hotel feature a fully equipped kitchen with refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. There's a sofabed and workdesk in every room as well. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Parking on site is $10 a day.

Residence Inn
404 South Mint Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rates: $109 to $179
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9. Hampton Inn

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This hotel offers 149 rooms, and plenty of suites if you're looking for something bigger. There's a heated, indoor pool, and complimentary breakfast each morning. There's even a complimentary "on the run" breakfast bag if you're in a hurry. You'll find free hotel shuttle bus service within a three-mile radius to get around. Self parking is $10, valet is $15.

Hampton Inn
530 Drive Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rates: $120 to $194
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10. Dunhill Hotel

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The historic Charlotte Dunhill Hotel is one of North Carolina’s Historic Hotels of America and was one of its first luxury establishments. Designed by architect Louis Asbury Sr., the hotel originally opened in 1929 as the Mayfair Manor. There's a complimentary wine social in the lounge from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, and a complimentary tea and coffee bar. There's also a complimentary Uptown shuttle available by request. Self parking is $12 a night, valet is $18.

Dunhill Hotel
237 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rates: $150 to $260
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11. Hilton Garden Inn

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The Hilton offers a complimentary shuttle within a 3-mile radius. The "Great American Grill" on site serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. You'll find an indoor pool as well. Self parking is $10 (space permitting) and $15 for valet.

Hilton Garden Inn
508 East Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28202
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12. Hyatt House

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This hotel is consistently one of the highest reviewed hotels in the city. It offers a complimentary hot breakfast (with made to order omelets), spacious rooms, and an indoor pool. This hotel does allow pets for an additional $150 charge. Parking on site is $22 per night with full in and out privileges

Hyatt House
435 East Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Rates: About $110 to $160
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