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 Wi-Fi 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.