Area Attractions

Discover unforgettable things to do in Roanoke VA during your stay at Hyatt Place Roanoke Airport / Valley View Mall. Our hotel near Valley View Mall offers easy access to top local restaurants, premier shopping, and world-class entertainment venues. From performances at Salem Civic Center to family-friendly activities at Mill Mountain Zoo, this Virginia city is filled with one-of-a-kind experiences for all tastes.

Hyatt Place Roanoke Airport/Valley View Mall

5040 Valley View Boulevard North
Roanoke, Virginia, United States, 24012



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Local Attractions

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Valley View Mall

0.9 MI / 1.44 KM AWAY
Enjoy premier shopping, dining, and entertainment at Valley View Mall. Located walking distance from our hotel in Roanoke, this shopping center offers a wide selection of stores and restaurants as well as escape rooms, a play area, and local events.

Blue Ridge Parkway

13.1 MI / 21.08 KM AWAY
Take a scenic drive along Virginia's Blue Ridge Parkway. Located 20 minutes away from Hyatt Place Roanoke Airport, Blue Ridge Parkway offers stunning mountain views, forests, and plenty of stops along the way to stretch your legs and enjoy a hike.

Smith Mountain Lake

38.3 MI / 61.63 KM AWAY
Take a day trip to Smith Mountain Lake for outdoor fun and scenic views. Located an hour away from our hotel, Smith Mountain Lake State Park offers boating, fishing, and more waterfront activities in addition to hiking trails, picnic areas, and more.

Dixie Caverns

16.7 MI / 26.94 KM AWAY
Explore the unique beauty of the limestone caves at Dixie Caverns. This natural attraction is just a 20-minute drive away from Hyatt Place and offers guided tours, a gift shop, and an antiques mall. The caverns are closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

The Roanoke Star

5.7 MI / 9.17 KM AWAY
The Roanoke Star is an iconic landmark in Virginia, that sits atop Mill Mountain. It offers stunning panoramic views of Roanoke Valley and is known as the "Mill Mountain Star." It is illuminated every night and serves as a symbol of the city.

Colleges & Universities

Hollins University

5.3 MI / 8.48 KM AWAY
Tour campus and attend events at Hollins University. This private university is 15 minutes away from our hotel and was established in 1842 as a women's learning institution. It now offers undergraduate and graduate programs in a variety of fields.

Liberty University

52.3 MI / 84.16 KM AWAY
A prominent private Christian university in Virginia. It's one of the largest evangelical Christian universities globally, offering diverse academic programs, including online education. The campus spans over 7,000 acres and promotes a faith-based approach to education.

Kid Friendly

Mill Mountain Zoo

7.5 MI / 12.07 KM AWAY
See exotic wildlife up close at Mill Mountain Zoo. This family-friendly Roanoke attraction is located less than 20 minutes away from our hotel and offers educational programs, private events, and more in addition to general public admission.

Virginia Museum of Transportation

4.2 MI / 6.75 KM AWAY
This museum showcases the region's transportation history by housing a collection of locomotives, automobiles, and aviation artifacts. Visitors can explore vintage trains, classic cars, and learn about the evolution of transportation through interactive exhibits and displays.

Explore Park

10.5 MI / 16.89 KM AWAY
Explore Park is an outdoor recreational area that offers a range of activities such as hiking, biking, camping, and kayaking. You can also fly through the trees on the Treetop Quest aerial adventure course, featuring zip-lines and challenge obstacles for ages four and up.

Science Museum of Western Virginia

4.1 MI / 6.59 KM AWAY
An interactive and educational museum, which offers hands-on exhibits, live demonstrations, and engaging programs that explore science, technology, and natural history. Visitors of all ages can experience the wonders of science in an engaging and entertaining way.

Roanoke STARCADE Video Game Museum

4.1 MI / 6.59 KM AWAY
This interactive museum is a fun-filled attraction for pinball and arcade game enthusiasts. It houses a vast collection of vintage pinball machines and classic arcade games, offering a nostalgic experience for visitors of all ages


Moyer Sports Complex

8.5 MI / 13.67 KM AWAY
Take a 20-minute drive to James I. Moyer Sports Complex in Salem VA for athletic tournaments, camps, and more. This recreational facility houses softball fields with electric scoreboards, concession stands, a gate house, and portable fencing.

Botetourt Sports Complex

16 MI / 25.74 KM AWAY
A state-of-the-art sports facility that caters to various outdoor sports. It features well-maintained fields, ample amenities, and top-notch facilities for soccer, baseball, softball, and more. The complex provides a fantastic venue for tournaments, leagues, and recreational activities.

Hanging Rock Golf Club

9.1 MI / 14.64 KM AWAY
A picturesque golf course nestled in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains. It offers challenging fairways, stunning views, and a well-maintained course. Golfers of all skill levels can enjoy this serene and beautiful destination for a round of golf.

Botetourt Golf Club

19.2 MI / 30.89 KM AWAY
A scenic golf course that offers a challenging yet enjoyable experience for golfers of all skill levels. With its rolling fairways, and picturesque views of the surrounding mountains, it's a favorite destination for golf enthusiasts seeking a memorable round of golf.

Arts & Culture

Center in the Square

4.1 MI / 6.59 KM AWAY
Take a 10-minute drive to Center in the Square for a unique taste of Roanoke community culture. This multipurpose arts center houses aquariums, a rooftop Koi pond, museums, and fine arts venues for theater, ballet, and symphony performances.

Harrison Museum of African American Art

4.1 MI / 6.59 KM AWAY
Explore the exhibits at the Harrison Museum of African American Culture. This educational Roanoke attraction is located 10 minutes away from our hotel and is dedicated to preserving and celebrating the art, history, and culture of African Americans.

Berglund Center

4.2 MI / 6.73 KM AWAY
Attend concerts and events at the Berglund Center. This event complex is located 10 minutes away from Hyatt Place Roanoke Airport and hosts live comedy, musical acts, and community events including bridal shows, consignment sales, and more.

Salem Civic Center

7.3 MI / 11.71 KM AWAY
Head to Salem Civic Center for athletic events, concerts, conventions, and more. This multipurpose event center is located 20 minutes away from our hotel and features private meeting rooms, banquet facilities, an arena, and more dynamic venues.

Taubman Museum of Art

4.1 MI / 6.53 KM AWAY
Explore the galleries at the Taubman Museum of Art. Located 10 minutes from our hotel in Roanoke, this attraction offers art classes, summer camps, and more. The exhibits range from contemporary work by local artists to ancient Egyptian artifacts..

Black Dog Salvage

5.4 MI / 8.69 KM AWAY
A renowned architectural salvage business and TV show featured on "Salvage Dawgs." They specialize in reclaiming and repurposing unique items from historic structures. With a vast inventory, they offer one-of-a-kind treasures for home improvement and design enthusiasts.

Restaurants at Valley View Mall

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Buffalo Wild Wings

0.6 MI / 965 METERS AWAY
Head to Buffalo Wild Wings for good food, cold beers, and a lively atmosphere. Located 5 minutes from our hotel, this popular chain offers comfortable seating, a wide variety of flavorful wings, and plenty of screens to catch the game while you eat.

Carrabba’s Italian Grill

0.9 MI / 1.44 KM AWAY
Enjoy a satisfying meal of authentic Italian favorites at Carrabba's Italian Grill. This restaurant in Roanoke is 5 minutes from Hyatt Place and offers an inviting atmosphere and traditional favorites including lasagna, chicken parmesan, and more.

Longhorn Steakhouse

0.6 MI / 965 METERS AWAY
Fuel up on Texas-sized entrees at LongHorn Steakhouse. This restaurant is just a 10-minute walk away from our hotel and offers a laid-back atmosphere, prime steaks, and fresh honey wheat bread. LongHorn Steakhouse is open for lunch and dinner.

Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen

1.0 MI / 1.59 KM AWAY
Head to Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen just a few minutes away in Valley View Mall for a delicious meal made from fresh ingredients. This restaurant offers a family-friendly atmosphere, signature drinks, and satisfying comfort food made from scratch.