The Visit Hickory Metro team encourages visitors and locals to explore the Hickory Metro region carefully and safely. The state of North Carolina has lifted all mass gathering limits at this time but encourages individuals to still practice the three W's - Wear, Wait, Wash. People who are fully vaccinated can do all of the things that they did before the pandemic. Those unvaccinated, should still wear a mask in public indoor settings & public outdoor settings when they cannot maintain social distance. To learn more about what our area is doing to prevent the spread of COVID-19 click below. 

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Hickory Inn


Experience the ideal blend of convenience, style and great service at Hickory Inn. Our 8-story hotel is just south of Interstate 40 minutes from the Hickory Metro Convention Center, Hickory Museum of Art, Harper House/Hickory History Center, Catawba Science Center and the town of Catawba. As our guest, you’ll get to enjoy a freshly prepared continental breakfast every morning to jumpstart a day of activities. Burn some calories in the fitness center or go for a swim in the outdoor pool. Visiting for work? We've got you covered with a business center featuring Internet-connected computers and a print station. Celebrate a special occasion or a small event using our meeting space accommodating up to 109 guests. Extra amenities include free parking, a marketplace and friendly reception. Kids 18 and under stay free with a parent or grandparent. Guest rooms give you more space to relax or work and include mini-fridges, microwaves, coffee makers, pillowtop mattresses and flat-screen TVs with premium cable channels. Suites add separate living areas with sofa beds. We like giving you the essentials you need, so you'll be on your way to wherever your travels take you.