Welcome to Boone's Premier Hotel Experience and unique Full Service hotel. Travel with confidence and enjoy mountain hospitality at its finest as our guest at the Holiday Inn Boone University Area, close by Appalachian State University, and minutes from the Appalachian State Mountaineers football stadium. Nestled in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina, we are centrally located in the heart of Boone. Enjoy the beautiful mountain experience, all the sights, sounds and tastes of nature as you enjoy our in house Toast to Toast restaurant's courteous service, or experience exciting outdoor adventures just minutes away from our hotel. Towering above northwest North Carolina, Grandfather Mountain is the region’s premier and most ecologically diverse nature preserve; where knowledgeable guides and modern conveniences make a personal mountain adventure accessible to all. A must visit for anyone who comes to the area. Adventure awaits at Tweetsie Railroad, a Wild West theme park with an authentic coal fired steam engine. No matter what you enjoy, you will find endless options to choose from all our amazing mountains nearby. Ready to take a break from the adventure, Boone offers great activities, shopping, dining, and historical landmarks. Make Holiday Inn Boone University Area your home away from home while you’re in town. After an exciting day enjoy a relaxing evening in our indoor heated pool, or on one of our two outdoor patios.
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