You don’t have to travel far to treat yourself to some much needed time away. Forget the long flights and hours of interstate driving and discover a weekend getaway from Charlotte, NC. Just a short drive from downtown Charlotte is Davidson, North Carolina. Davidson is the best weekend getaway from Charlotte, NC because it has something for both families and couples. Davidson is a charming college town, with a buzzing downtown Main Street, delicious local restaurants and also wonderful shopping. And the best part of a relaxing weekend getaway is a stay at our beautiful bed and breakfast: Davidson Village Inn. We have both family suites and King and Queen Rooms for your weekend stay.
When planning your weekend getaway from Charlotte NC, check out our Davidson, NC Vacation Guide. Our vacation guide is free and a great tool to have on hand when finding weekend getaways in NC for the family. The Davidson, NC Vacation Guide is packed with tips on what to do around town. You will learn about restaurants you’ll want to try and the best places for local shopping. We’ve even got some ideas for fun outdoor recreation you might enjoy!
Davidson offers lots to do for a family weekend getaway from Charlotte, NC!
Families on road trips from Charlotte, NC can choose from an array of fun activities here in Davidson. We are lucky to be a part of the Lake Norman community. Lake Norman offers families swimming, boating, fishing, and stand up paddleboarding in the summer months. If your family loves to be outdoors, there are many hiking trails in the area to explore. You can either travel by foot or rent bikes from our friends at Spirited Cyclist on Main Street. Davidson also offers many family events throughout the year like the summer Concerts on the Green series, the weekly Davidson Farmer’s Market and the annual 3-day Christmas in Davidson event.
Find your way to Davidson for a romantic weekend away, just the 2 of you!
Whether you are celebrating a special occasion or just need some time away to yourselves, Davidson has plenty of activities for couples. Davidson is home to many award-winning restaurants. Spend your weekend trying out all that Davidson has to offer. Kindred Restaurant is a local favorite within walking distance of the Inn. They are locally owned and operated and feature a seasonal menu of contemporary cuisine. Or feel like kids again at The Soda Shop just a few doors down on Main Street. Share one of their old-fashioned milkshakes or floats and dine on classics like cheeseburgers and fries.
There’s nothing better than taking home a gift or a souvenir from your weekend away. Davidson is home to some pretty amazing places to shop. At Wooden Stone Gallery on S Main Street, you will find local, one-of-a-kind pieces of art. Main Street Books and The Village Store both sell a variety of gifts from jewelry to home décor.
Complete your getaway with a reservation at Davidson Village Inn!
We want you to see why Davidson is the best weekend getaway from Charlotte. Here at Davidson Village Inn, we strive to make your stay with us comforting and inviting. Our 18 rooms are spacious and can accommodate families and couples. Each morning begins with a breakfast buffet of cereal, yogurt, eggs, cheese, locally made baked good, fresh fruit, juice, and coffee from local Summit Coffee. When booking your stay, be sure to ask us about our current specials. We offer many great packages to customize your stay to make it extra special!