Experience Red Roof Raleigh Southwest

1800 Walnut Street, Cary, NC 27518 | 937-328-1590
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Welcome, and Explore

Welcome to Raleigh: When you check in, check out the fantastic new amenities in our newly renovated rooms! The rooms at this 100% Smoke-Free inn feature new, comfy Rest Suite beds by Serta, new high-end bedding, new flooring, and a large, flat-screen TV. Red Roof Inn Raleigh Southwest – Cary is 100% smoke-free and close to the Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU), North Carolina State University, Research Triangle Park, shopping and restaurants. Stay with us! 

Family Fun:PNC Arena is home to NC State basketball & Carolina Hurricanes hockey and year-round events. Want to watch some football? Come check out a home game of the North Carolina Football ClubCarter Finley Stadium (NC State Football, events) & NC State Fairgrounds are nearby, just 4.3 miles away. Come to Ting Park this baseball season and see the Holly Springs Salamanders in action! Check out the Salamander's schedule for this season to see all their upcoming home games. Ting Park also hosts other events year round. Want to explore the outdoors? Come hike the trails, swim, go fishing & much more. Lake Johnson Park (2.4 mi), Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve (4.3 mi), Lake Crabtree County Park (10.2 mi) & William B. Umstead State Park (13.3 mi). Learn at Museums: Collections of Ancient American, Contemporary, Northern European and many more are displayed at the North Carolina Museum of Art. Take a tour of the museum and then have a bite to eat at Iris Restaurant, serving contemporary American cuisine. Learn about the history of the great state of North Carolina at the North Carolina Museum of History.

Live Events/ Venues:  Come see a show! The Cary (3.3 miles), Cary Arts Center (3.5 miles), Page-Walker Arts & History Center (3.5 miles), and Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts (7.4 miles) are all nearby. Only 5.8 miles away from us is the Koka Booth Amphitheatre. Grab the whole family and come to experience an event or concert like Weird Al Yankovic 7/13! The State Fairgrounds is home to the annual NC State Fair, but also other exciting year round events - from flea markets, racing, bridal shows, conventions and more! The Durham Convention Center is a versatile meeting and event space that hosts a variety of occasions. Just 18.7 miles away. Catch incredible performances by the North Carolina Symphony this summer during their 2019 Summerfest! Events start on 6/22, and their last concert of the Summerfest is 7/20. Don't miss any of the fun and book your room today!

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Town of Cary

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Visit Raleigh: Watch this short video and learn about the beer scene and places to go in Raleigh, NC. Come on out and have a drink – then catch a good night’s rest at Red Roof. Book with us!

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Explore Downtown

With Downtown Cary only 3.6 miles away and Downtown Raleigh 8.5 miles, Red Roof is the perfect place to stay. You'll love the nightlife, dining, shopping, and culture of both of these downtown areas. Check them out and book your stay with us.


Pet Friendly!

Did you know that at Red Roof Inn Raleigh Southwest – Cary, “You Stay Happy, Pets Stay Free”? Bring your furry family member along and book with us!


Schools Nearby

Save time on the commute and more time on campus! North Carolina State University is just 4.1 miles and Meredith College is 5 miles away. Come see the campuses, go to a sporting event, or visit a friend. Don’t forget to BOOK your stay with Red Roof!


Eat Well, Sleep Well

Sit down to good food and great company at Bob Evans (0.2 mile), Jack Astor's (0.5 mile), Olive Garden (0.5 mile), Red Lobster (0.5 mile), Ruby Tuesday (0.5 mile), Ale House (1 mile) and Golden Corral (1 mile). Enjoy great food during your stay. Book Now!


Fast. Free. Verified.

We've been audited, verified and qualified for certification! Verified Wi-Fi means Red Roof now offers speeds that will allow you to stream your favorite movies, video games and music when staying at our Red Roof property. Explore this site to experience FAST + FREE activities nearby, and let Red Roof Raleigh Southwest be your companion!


"Vacationing with small dog"

Highly impressed with the southern hospitality!!! After a long drive from the Philly area they let us check in early (10 am) due to our long drive i was VERY thankful for this!!!! The room was very clean, had a mini fridge and microwave! Very close to shopping and dining within walking distance!!! The staff was beyond helpful!!! I will definitely stay here next time we are down!!!! BOOK HERE!


Shop 'til you Drop

Crabtree Valley Mall is just over 8 miles away!  Save money by staying with Red Roof and have more to spend on your shopping spree.


Out of Town Visitors

Raleigh Durham International Airport is a short 11.3 mile drive to Red Roof Inn. Stay with us and have ease of access to and from the airport. BOOK NOW!


Book a Tee Time

Lochmere Golf Club (6.1 miles) is an 18 hole golf course in Cary, NC. Book an early tee time and spend the day on the course. After golfing, check out the Grill and have a bite to eat. Book today!

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