Travel & Lodging

Take the Train

Amtrak—Festival-goers may hop on a train in Boston, New York, Washington, Raleigh, or Charlotte—or anywhere in-between—and get off in downtown Greensboro, right in the middle of the Festival.

 

Fly Easy! Fly to PTI Airport

Located just 12 miles from downtown Greensboro—and the heart of the National Folk Festival— Piedmont Triad International Airport is served by major airlines including US Air, American/ American Eagle, Delta, United, Frontier, and Allegiant. The third-largest airport in North Carolina, PTI offers easy check-in, easy baggage claim, easy screening, and easy parking.

 

Accommodations

Greensboro and the Triad boast a wide array of high-quality lodging at various price points.

Visit the Greensboro Convention & Visitors Bureau website for a full list of Greensboro accommodations. Click here!

*O.HENRY HOTEL – Official Hospitality Partner of the National Folk Festival
624 Green Valley Road, Greensboro NC 27408
(3 miles from the festival)
336-854-2000
Website

O.Henry Hotel National Folk Festival Package
If you are coming to Greensboro for the 2017 National Folk Festival in downtown Greensboro check out this offer! The O.Henry Hotel Folk Festival Package includes overnight accommodations, scheduled transportation to and from the downtown venues and a $30 amenity voucher to use during your stay and a Southern breakfast buffet. Available only on September 8, 9 and 10.

Starting at $259 per night plus taxes and gratuities.

Book your stay at the O.Henry Hotel.

*PROXIMITY HOTEL – Official Hospitality Partner of the National Folk Festival
704 Green Valley Road, Greensboro NC 27408
(3 miles from the festival)
336-379-8200
Website

Proximity Hotel National Folk Festival Package
If you are coming to Greensboro for the 2017 National Folk Festival in downtown Greensboro check out this offer! The Proximity Hotel Folk Festival Package includes overnight accommodations, scheduled transportation to and from the downtown venues and a $30 amenity voucher to use during your stay. Available only on September 8, 9 and 10.

Starting at $259 per night plus taxes and gratuities.

Book your stay here Proximity Hotel.

EMBASSY SUITES HOTEL
204 Centerport Drive, Greensboro, NC 27409
(20 miles from the Festival)
336-294-4565
Website

Book Your Stay: Guests must call the hotel and mention the “National Folk Festival.”
Room Rate: $109 per night plus tax.
Cutoff Date: August 14, 2017
Breakfast: No

HAWTHORN SUITES BY WYNDHAM
7623 Thorndike Road, Greensboro, NC 27409
(12 miles from the Festival)
336-454-0078
Website

Book Your Stay: Guests must call the hotel and mention the National Folk Festival.
Room Rate: $89/$109 per night plus tax.
Cutoff Date: August 25, 2017
Breakfast: Yes

Holiday Inn Express
4305 Big Tree Way, Greensboro, NC 27409
(6 miles from the Festival)
336-854-0090
Website

Book Your Stay: Guests must call the hotel and ask for the “National Folk Festival group rate” or use this link.
Room Rate: $89 for Singles and Doubles.
Cutoff Date: September 1, 2017
Breakfast: Yes

Comfort Inn Greensboro
1103 Lanada Road, Greensboro, NC 27407
(8 miles from the Festival)
336-297-1055
Website

Book Your Stay: Call the hotel and mention the “National Folk Festival.”
Room Rate: $89.99 for Singles and Doubles
Cutoff Date: August 14, 2017
Breakfast: Yes

Greensboro High Point Airport Marriott
One Marriott Drive, Greensboro, NC 27409
(11 miles from the Festival)
336-852-6450
Website

Book Your Stay: Call the hotel and mention the “National Folk Festival”
Room Rate: $109 for Standard King or Doubles.
Cutoff Date: August 28, 2017
Breakfast: No

Wyndham Garden Greensboro
415 S. Swing Road
336-299-7650 or 336-315-1544
Website

Book Your Stay: Call one of the above numbers direct to reserve at the “Folk Festival” rate of $95.00
Room Rate: $95 for Double or King Rooms
Breakfast: Hot Buffet Breakfast – Complimentary