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Ramada Raleigh – A Raleigh, NC Hotel Destination

Located just 10 minutes away from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) International Airport, Ramada Raleigh is a conveniently situated hotel to dozens of Raleigh, NC, attractions. With ample parking and an onsite restaurant, our lodgings are a welcome, comfortable haven during your Raleigh travels.

Ramada Raleigh in North Carolina. Whether you’re shuttling to Raleigh for business meetings or visiting North Carolina for a family vacation, Ramada Raleigh offers affordable hotel lodgings with deluxe touches in the heart of Raleigh. The hotel is just steps away from a diverse array of Raleigh attractions, businesses, and schools. We’re also only 20 miles from Durham and 2 miles from Cary.

Raleigh’s Diverse Cultural Attractions. It’s no surprise that as the state capital of North Carolina, Raleigh is a center of culture and learning. You’ll find the North Carolina Museum of Art less than a mile from Ramada Raleigh, as well as the North Carolina State College of Veterinary Medicine. Other nearby attractions include the Museum of Natural History, RBC Center, Hunt Horse Complex, Carter-Finley Stadium, Rex Hospital,  and Marbles Chidren’s Museum.  [Top]

Raleigh Shopping There’s no end in sight when it comes to shopping in Raleigh, North Carolina! You’ll find plenty of chic shops at Crabtree Valley Mall, only 5 minutes from our Raleigh hotel, as well as a bevy of antiques and collectibles at Carolina Antique Mall at Cameron Village. Be sure to put on a pair of comfortable shoes and be prepared to shop ‘til you drop in Raleigh!

Business in Raleigh. If you’re coming to Raleigh for a convention or corporate business meeting, Ramada Raleigh in downtown Raleigh is an ideal hotel for business travelers. Located only 1.5 miles from the Royal Banquet and Conference Center, 3 miles from McKimmon Center, and 5 miles from the Raleigh Convention Center. We’re in the center of it all when it comes to business travel.  [Top]

Raleigh Area Attractions

  • North Carolina Museum of Art–0.7 miles
  • Carter-Finley Stadium–0.3 miles
  • James B. Hunt Horse Complex–0.3 miles
  • North Carolina State Fairgrounds–0.4 miles
  • North Carolina State College of Veterinary Medicine–adjacent to hotel
  • PNC Arena – 0.3 miles
  • Rex Hospital – 1 mile
  • NC State University – 2 miles
  • J. S. Dorton Arena–0.5 miles
  • McKimmon Center–5.5 miles
  • Royal Banquet and Conference Center–1.5 miles
  • Raleigh Convention Center–5 miles
  • Crabtree Valley Mall–4 miles
  • Fayetteville Street Mall–5.5 miles
  • Progress Energy Center for the Arts–5.5 miles
  • Exploris Museum–6 miles
  • Museum of Natural Science  [Top]

Cities and Towns Near Raleigh, NC

  • Cary–2 miles
  • Research Triangle Park – 15 miles
  • Durham–20 miles
  • Chapel Hill–23 miles  [Top]

Directions to Ramada  Raleigh

Charlotte – I-85 N to I-40 E to Exit 289, Wade Ave., to Blue Ridge Rd exit, turn right on Blue Ridge, hotel on left

Richmond – I-95 S to Rocky Mount, NC, then US 64 W to 440 N to Exit 4B.  Keep right to Blue Ridge Rd., then turn left on Blue Ridge Rd., hotel on left.

Wilmington – I-40 W to exit 289, Wade Ave. to Blue Ridge Rd. exit.  Turn right onto Blue Ridge, hotel on left.

From Raleigh/Durham (RDU) International Airport

  • Head north toward Terminal Blvd
  • Continue straight onto Terminal Blvd
  • Make a slight left to stay on Terminal Blvd (signs for Terminal C Baggage Claim/Airport exit/Terminal A)
  • Take the Aviation Pkwy S ramp on the left to Raleigh/I-40 E
  • Merge onto Aviation Pkwy
  • Merge onto I-40 E via the ramp to Raleigh
  • Take a slight right at Raleigh-Chapel Hill Expressway (signs for Raleigh-Chapel Hill Expressway/Raleigh N/Raleigh E)
  • Take the Blue Ridge Rd exit
  • Turn right at Blue Ridge Road to Ramada Raleigh at 1520 Blue Ridge Road  [Top]