O. Henry Hotel

624 Green Valley Rd., Greensboro, North Carolina, 27408, United States

This boutique hotel, named for the renowned author, who grew up in Greensboro, was constructed in the late 1990s but evokes turn-of-the-20th-century charm; expect lots of wood paneling, leather sofas, mohair club chairs, and an extremely friendly staff. Its rooms are elegant and comfy, with modern conveniences as well as old-world feel. A complimentary breakfast buffet is served in a sunny pavilion overlooking a small garden. For lunch or dinner, grab a table in the courtyard of the Green Valley Grill ($$), a European-style restaurant with a wood-fired oven. The hotel's checkered cab and London taxis are a fun touch, as are the complimentary Oh Henry! bars at the front desk.

PROS

  • nostalgic setting with modern comforts
  • in walking distance to the popular Friendly Shopping Center
  • free airport shuttle (often in one of those cabs, no less)

CONS

  • some rooms have views of unattractive commercial properties, so ask for a scenic view if you want one
  • not in walking distance from Greensboro's city center
  • expensive

Location

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
Service
Intimate
Central
Grande Dame

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 336-854–2000 | 800-965–8259

HOTEL DETAILS

131 rooms, 10 suites
Rate Includes: Credit cards accepted Breakfast

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