Experience Red Roof PLUS+ Raleigh NCSU - Convention Center

1813 South Saunders Street, Raleigh, NC | 937-328-1597
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Welcome to Raleigh: Red Roof PLUS+ Raleigh NCSU - Convention Center is completely remodeled and upgraded, including suites! When you stay with us you are just a few minutes from downtown Raleigh, its attractions, events, and restaurants, and just 2 miles from NCSU! The interior corridor rooms at this 100% smoke-free inn feature new beds, plush bedding, wood-like flooring, flat-screen TVs, and free WiFi. After a great night's rest, enjoy coffeehouse-style coffee & tea in the lobby. Whether you're traveling with family or in town for business, we keep you close to the many notable attractions nearby! 

Family Fun: We're less than 3 miles away from the restaurants, shopping, art, and entertainment of downtown Raleigh. Whether you're in the mood to shop, eat, learn or play, Downtown Raleigh is "uniquely downtown". The NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh is home to the “Nothing Could Be Finer” State Fair each October and many other events. Only 5.5 miles away! Take your youngsters over to see the butterfly garden or the dinosaur exhibits at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, only an 8 minute drive away. We're also close to campus. Stay close-by, just 2 miles away, when visiting a loved one at NCSU.

Nearby Attractions: For some must see attractions in Raleigh, view this article: "Visit North Carolina’s state capital and experience some genuine Southern hospitality with this perfect getaway destination..." Read more here. Learn about chocolate's origin and where it all began at the Videri Chocolate Factory, and come celebrate its existence with other chocolate lovers around! Less than 2 miles away.

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Check out all the amenities and the beautifully renovated rooms that Red Roof Plus+ properties have to offer. Get a glimpse of the adventure and comfort that are in store for you and your family during a stay at Red Roof Plus+. Discover Your WOW! And Book Now.

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Our Faves: Local Eats

Foodies may recognize Ashley Christensen as the James Beard award-winning chef for "Best Chef: Southeast." Well, her diner is right in downtown Raleigh, only 5 minutes away from our property. Poole's Downtown Diner brings comfort food to a whole new level, with fresh ingredients coming from North Carolina farms and producers. Looking for something sweet? Learn about chocolate's origin and where it all began, grab some chocolate or a coffee, at the Videri Chocolate Factory. Less than 2 miles away!




Red Roof PLUS+ Raleigh NCSU - Convention Center is a pet friendly, family friendly hotel. Close to local universities, Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek, Red Hat Amphitheater, North Carolina State Capitol, and Raleigh City Auditorium. Red Roof Inn Raleigh is also near Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh City Hall, and just off of I-40 - Tom Bradshaw Freeway. BOOK NOW!


Close to Campus

Visiting a loved one on campus, attending a graduation or meeting at NCSU? With only 2 miles separating you from campus and our property, you can spend less time on the commute and more time visiting & exploring. Book now!



Red Roof PLUS+ Raleigh Convention Center has been rated 2 Diamonds by AAA; "Affordable, with modestly enhanced facilities, decor and amenities." We are proud of our rating and are excited to welcome you during your next trip to Raleigh! Book here - and remember to click the AAA Rate!



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Nearby Dining

Enjoy a meal at Cinco de Mayo (Walking Distance), Golden Chicken and Seafood (Walking Distance), Farmer's Market (1 mile), Kick Back Jacks (1.5 miles), Tripps (1.5 miles) and Outback Steakhouse (2 miles). Great dining options within 2 miles of your stay.


Close to Coventions

Attending a meeting, conference trade-show or convention at Raleigh Convention Center (2 miles) or the Durham Convention Center (22 miles)? Stay close to both facilities at this Red Roof property!


REVIEWED: "Superb customer service!"

"Very good and well maintained place for the price as someone who was visiting from up North in Canada. I will definitely recommend this place to further family and friends in the future! Staff is very welcoming and understanding to your concerns at front and other departments. Thanks for a great stay until next time!" BOOK NOW.



Took a plane to Raleigh? You're still in luck! Raleigh provides you with many options to be able to explore its land. Ride-sharing services include Uber and Lyft, along with a local cab service Taxi Taxi, or maybe you're more into free rides! Then check out Raleigh's R-line hybrid bus. Within every 15 minutes, this bus will make its loop around downtown until 2 a.m. Thurs-Sat. I'll take it! Book your stay!