Set in the posh Ballantyne neighborhood and a 4-minute walk from The Golf Club at Ballantyne, this contemporary hotel is also 11.2 miles from Carowinds amusement park. All the slick rooms offer 43-inch flat-screen TVs, free WiFi, and coffeemakers. Kids are welcomed with air mattresses, bedding and goodie bags, and dogs receive beds, treats and toys. Parking and an area shuttle are complimentary. There's an open lobby-lounge with check-in kiosks and a billiards table, as well as a backyard seating area and a sleek cocktail bar with snacks. Other amenities include a 24/7 fitness center, a spa and an indoor pool.