The Quality Suites Convention Center is conveniently located just five miles from Lake Hickory. This Hickory, NC hotel is near many area attractions, including Lenoir-Rhyne College, the Hickory Museum of Art, the Hickory Furniture Mart and Hickory Motor Speedway. The Hickory Regional Airport is only six miles away.The Blue Ridge Mountains and Appalachian State University are about one hour from the hotel. A variety of restaurants and local furniture shops are located in the surrounding area. A Cracker Barrel Old Country Store restaurant is adjacent to the hotel.The hotel is centrally located near some of the area's leading business and medical centers, such as CommScope, Inc., Frye Regional Medical Center and Corning Cable Systems.