Hotels in Shelby, North Carolina

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Shelby overview

Shelby is a budget-friendly place distinct for its museums and theaters, and known for its wineries and college atmosphere. You'll find a wide variety of coffee and bar choices. Take in some of the area's local culture at Earl Scruggs Center and Don Gibson Theater. Head to Cleveland County Arts Council and Webbley to make some memories. A family- and business-friendly area, Shelby also has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Shelby

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, Shelby has accommodations to fit every need. There are 43 hotels in the Shelby area, some with discounts of up to 20%.
  • • 18 2-star hotels with an average price of $45 per night
  • • 20 3-star hotels with an average price of $79 per night
  • • 2 4-star hotels with an average price of $99 per night

Here are the top hotels based on 2295 user reviews of Shelby hotels:
  • • Morgan and Wells B&B (Shelby)
  • • Hampton Inn Suites Shelby NC (Shelby)
  • • Holiday Inn Express Shelby (Shelby)
  • • Comfort Inn (Shelby)
  • • Americas Best Value Inn (Shelby)

How to get to Shelby

Fly in to Charlotte, NC (CLT-Charlotte-Douglas Intl.), 34 mi (54.7 km) from downtown Shelby.

What to see around Shelby

Outdoor activities are on hand like wine tasting and running along with attractions such as:
  • • Owl's Eye Vineyard and Winery
  • • Baker Buffalo Creek Vineyard
  • • Wood Mill Winery
Museums and theaters are top draws with cultural places to visit like:
  • • Earl Scruggs Center
  • • Don Gibson Theater
  • • Webbley
  • • Kings Mountain Historical Museum
  • • Rutherford County Farm Museum
Here are some top sights to see:
  • • Cleveland County Arts Council
  • • Shelby City Park
  • • Deer Brook Golf Club
  • • Cleveland County Speedway
  • • Kings Mountain Country Club

When to visit Shelby

Curious about when's the best time to visit? Here are the seasonal norms to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 67°F day, 27°F night
  • • April-June: 89°F day, 40°F night
  • • July-September: 90°F day, 51°F night
  • • October-December: 77°F day, 27°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 12.4 inches
  • • April-June: 11.7 inches
  • • July-September: 12.1 inches
  • • October-December: 11.6 inches