The Hawthorne Inn & Conference Center

420 High StreetWinston Salem27101USA
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About The Hawthorne Inn & Conference Center

The Hawthorne Inn & Conference Center offers pet-friendly accommodations in the heart of Winston-Salem. The pet-friendly hotel offers a free shuttle service to the nearby Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

Straightforward guestrooms include a microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker and cable TV. Suites also add a living area with sleeper sofa. A Jacuzzi suite is available. All accommodations feature air conditioning and free Wi-Fi.

Guests can cool down in the seasonal outdoor pool or work-up a sweat in the fitness center. A business center and 10,000 sq. ft. of meeting and event space can be found on-site. Guest laundry facilities and free parking are also available.

Specializing in Southern cooking, Bayberry Bistro & Lounge offers a complimentary breakfast buffet, as well as a lunch menu (Tue-Fri) and full dinner menu. Brunch is served on Sundays.

Benton Convention Center, Stevens Center and Old Salem are all within a half-mile of The Hawthorne Inn & Conference Center. Wake Forest University is 2.5 miles away.


420 High Street, Winston Salem, NC, 27101, USA
Telephone: +1(336)7773000 | Fax: +1(336)7773282 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / hallways
  • Deaf accessibility equipment
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00

Positive Reviews

Convenient choice for medical center.

The hotel is 1.3 miles from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, making it a popular choice with those attending the center for medical reasons. To make things even easier, the hotel also offers a complimentary shuttle service to and from the center.

Friendly reception staff receives praise.

The hotel’s front desk staff has earned a reputation for delivering a professional, attentive and friendly service. Guests report that employees are quick to assist with problems and willing to go the extra mile.

On-site restaurant proves popular.

The hotel’s on-site restaurant, Bayberry Bistro & Lounge, has received many a positive review. Guests report that the dinner menu features an assortment of tasty Southern classics, while the lunch menu is said to be equally as good.

Negative Reviews

Hotel rooms a little worn around the edges.

According to reports, accommodations within the hotel are showing signs of wear and tear. Guests point out that some furniture would benefit from being replaced, while walls are in need of a fresh coat of paint.

Small pillows prove uncomfortable.

Many guests have complained about the hotel’s decision to include half-sized pillows in its rooms. For many, these pillows make for an uncomfortable night’s stay, with guests preferring the hotel made the switch to their full-sized equivalent.

Some complaints at breakfast.

Breakfast time at the hotel brings with it a number of criticisms. While some guests enjoy the food on offer, others report that there is not enough choice, nor enough healthy options. Meanwhile, many guests report that the employees responsible for serving and hosting breakfast aren’t always the friendliest of folks.

Rating Overview

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8.4 /10
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8.4 out of 10 based on 1619 reviews