Le Méridien Charlotte

3.6 (180 reviews)

555 South McDowell Street, North Tower, Charlotte, NC, 28204, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (704) 372-9610   •  Hotel Reservations: 877-782-0116


Things to do in Charlotte

Located in Uptown Charlotte, Le Méridien Charlotte is the ideal hotel to choose for easy access to the city’s top experiences and attractions. Enjoy a wide variety of activities when you stay at our hotel:

Things To Do In Charlotte - Skyline Views

Activities in Charlotte


Things To Do In Charlotte - Charlotte Motor Speedway

Charlotte Motor Speedway

There's a sport for everyone in Charlotte. The city provides plenty of exciting options for all types of sports and recreation. Take in a game at the Bank of America Stadium or catch a race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Charlotte Motor Speedway

Charlotte Motor Speedway is home to many NASCAR races including the prestigious Coca-Cola 600, Spring All-Star Race, and the Bank of America 500.  Enjoy the city of Charlotte while staying in our downtown Charlotte hotel and be conveniently located to the track located in Concord, North Carolina.

Bank of America Stadium

Located in Uptown Charlotte and within walking distance to the Le Méridien Charlotte, the Bank of America stadium shows its Carolina Panther pride by being outfitted in the team colors of black, silver and Panthers blue.

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BB&T Ball Park

BB&T Ballpark is a baseball stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina that hosts the Charlotte Knights, a Triple-A minor league baseball team in the International League. The recently opened venue has a stunning view of Uptown’s skyline.

Spectrum Arena

Experience some of the best entertainment in Charlotte while staying at Le Méridien Charlotte. Home of the NBA's Charlotte Hornets, Spectrum Arena is located just a few minutes away from the hotel.

Nascar Hall of Fame

Discover all there is to know about NASCAR when you visit Charlotte's own NASCAR Hall of Fame - a 150,000 square foot, state-of-the-art hall of fame, entertainment attraction and museum.

Art & Culture

Through Unlock Art, our guests can gain access to the remarkable Mint Museum Uptown at Levine Center for the Arts free of charge by presenting their artist designed key card - a card that opens the door to more than just the guest room.


Things To Do In Charlotte - Art in Charlotte

Art in Charlotte

Discovery Place Science

Located just 1.1 miles away from Le Méridien Charlotte, Discovery Place Science is perfect for families looking to learn about science in a fun and engaging way. Throughout the year, the museum hosts informative programs, interactive exhibits, and explosive experiments suitable for all ages. 


Mint Museum Uptown

Whatever your artistic preference, Charlotte has a wide array of culturally refined institutions that will unlock your creativity including the Mint Museum Uptown at Levine Center for the Arts.

Recreation & Entertainment


Perfect for those seeking adventure, Carowinds offers rides ranging from white water plunges to Fury 325, the world's tallest and fastest giga coaster. Le Méridien Charlotte welcomes guests back after an energizing and exciting day at Carowinds, which is located just a short 20 minute drive from the hotel.

U.S. National Whitewater Center

Home of the U.S. National Whitewater Center, Charlotte has activities for adventure-seekers and outdoor-lovers alike. Just a 20-minute drive from Le Méridien Charlotte, the National Whitewater Center rests on the banks of the Catawba River. 

Activities include whitewater rafting and kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, zip lining, rock climbing, mountain biking, and more on the center's 25+ miles of trails. If you are looking to relax, the center takes advantage of its beautiful location by offering outdoor festivals and concert series throughout the year.

PNC Music Pavillion

See some of the biggest names in music at the PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte. Just a short drive from the hotel, the pavilion can seat nearly 20,000 and has hosted a wide variety of artists and genres since 1991.

Shopping & Dining

Things To Do In Charlotte - Dining in Charlotte

Dining in Charlotte

Le Méridien Charlotte is near several dining and shopping options located in Uptown Charlotte. Whether you decide to stay nearby or venture out into the city, you are sure to find what you're looking for close by.

The south is full of our own style of cuisine. Enjoy the many dining options in Charlotte as well as our own dining options on property.
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Metropolitan at Midtown

For the ideal shopping in downtown Charlotte, enjoy Metropolitan - an exciting retail destination located three blocks from the Le Méridien Charlotte. 

Metropolitan at Midtown includes a variety of restaurants, boutiques, hair salons, the New Dominion Bank and major retailers such as Target, West Elm, Marshalls, Best Buy and Staples.


Discover the excitement of Charlotte and experience Charlotte's premier entertainment complex, EpiCentre. 

Charlotte EpiCentre is a lively venue with activities ideal for all ages including dining, shopping, live music, unique night life venues, and movies at EpiCentre Theatres. Both children and adults alike can enjoy bowling at Strike City, monthly family friendly events, and a Kids Club.