Conveniently located off I-95, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Emporia, VA sits off exit 11A on Route 58. Surrounded by shops, gas stations and restaurants, our hotel makes an ideal stop for travelers passing through or in town for business. Enjoy inviting amenities such as a fitness center and indoor pool. We also welcome your four-legged family members to stay in our spacious rooms and suites.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
After a long drive, take advantage of the cardiovascular machines in our fitness center to get your legs moving again. The soothing waters of the whirlpool tub are also great after a stressful meeting or hours in the car. Amenities include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
You and your family can rest easy in our large rooms and suites, which offer handy appliances to simplify your stay. Standard highlights include:
For added space, reserve our One-bedroom Suite with a pull-out couch and dry bar.
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Join us in the breakfast area and fuel up with items like bagels, eggs and fresh fruit at our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. For lunch and dinner, walk or drive to several nearby restaurants, including Applebee’s and Cracker Barrel.
Things to Do in Emporia
If you’re in town for the Virginia Peanut Festival or Virginia Pork Festival, we’re just a few miles from both sites. You’ll also find Lake Gaston and the Southampton Motor Speedway less than an hour from our hotel. Don’t miss these nearby attractions while in town:
Village View Mansion – Head two miles south to see this beautiful home that was built by James Wall in the 1790s. His historic mansion gives visitors a glimpse of Virginia’s lifestyle during the Civil War and early 1800s.
Lake Gaston – Located along the Virginia/North Carolina border between I-85 and I-95, Gaston Lake provides a lovely waterfront community perfect for all types of lake fun just 45 minutes away. Rent a boat or fish for largemouth bass in this 20,300-acre reservoir.
Fort Christanna – This pentagon-shaped fort, 30 minutes from the hotel, was built in the early 1700s to defend local settlers and Native American tribes allied with the English. Gain a sense of the transitional Native American lifestyle that emerged during this period of colonization. There are still several tribes in Virginia and North Carolina today who are descendants of students educated at the Christanna Indian School.
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Groups & Meetings
For a convenient venue off I-95, reserve our 625-square-foot meeting room. The space is suitable for business and social gatherings and includes free high-speed Internet access. Allow our friendly staff to assist with planning, setting up audiovisual equipment and offering catering recommendations.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility
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