6 hotels near Rockingham, North Carolina
Stay with Choice Hotels in Rockingham to visit this All-American City
Named after the Marquis of Rockingham, the city was founded in 1784 as Richmond’s first official County Seat. Noted historically as the center of commerce in Richmond County, Rockingham is full of outdoor activities and historical attractions. Aside from hosting the annual Smokeout, an annual motorcycle weekend, and the Carolina Rebellion Rock Festival, Rockingham has endless opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors. Kayak down the Great Pee Dee River or traverse the National Wildlife Refuge. Hike around, take a swim or head out on your boat in Blewett Falls Lake for a day of outdoor relaxation. For a more action-packed trip, check out the Rockingham Speedway and Rockingham Dragway. The dragway, also known as, “The Rock,” is one of the most famous quarter-mile drag racing strips in the Southeast. These two attractions offer year round events for you to enjoy during your downtime on your business trip or with your family.
After you’ve trekked the outdoors and enjoyed the thrill of speeding cars, get in a bit of history at the Rankin Museum of American Heritage or the National Railroad Museum & Hall of Fame. You’ll learn more about the history and cultures of early American life, beginning with the Native American occupation to present day. If you have any time leftover, you may be in town during the Thursday Plaza Jams, concerts held on the first Thursday of each month or the Rockingham Downtown Farmers Market held every Wednesday and Saturday.Whether you’re on a family trip or on a professional one, you’ll find something to pass the time and enjoy your day in Rockingham. Hotels in the area have affordable options so you can make the most of your trip. Book with Choice Hotels in Rockingham to recharge at your convenience for another day in this historic town.
Rockingham hotels information
- Number of hotels in Rockingham6
- Highest Price$81
- Lowest Price$72
- Number of reviews2765
- Avg. rating3.1