Hotel and Travel

Lobby of the Kimpton Cardinal Hotel

Preferred Hotel

The Kimpton Cardinal Hotel (401 North Main Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101) is an historic landmark that welcomes guests with modern flair. Built in 1929 as the R.J. Reynolds building, it was the architectural inspiration for New York City’s Empire State Building. Today it remains an endearing icon in the Winston-Salem skyline. It is an IHG Rewards Club partner.

Please contact Debra Shaw at 336-955-1535 to reserve your room with the “Study of Capitalism Conference”.

Other nearby hotels include the Winston-Salem Marriott and the Embassy Suites by Hilton in Winston-Salem.

 

Traveling by Air

The Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro, often called PTI for short, is the closest airport to downtown Winston-Salem — about a 30 minute drive.

Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is about a 90-minute drive.

Raleigh-Durham Airport (RDU) is about a 2-hour drive.

Smith Reynolds Airport in Winston-Salem provides services for private aircraft, charters and non-commercial flights.

ABC Door 2 Door Transportation (336.721.9921) in Winston-Salem provides transportation to and from PTI.

 

Driving to the Kimpton Cardinal Hotel

WASHINGTON D.C. (and POINTS NORTH)

Take I-95 south to I-85 south to I-40 west. Take I-40 Business toward downtown Winston-Salem. Take Exit 5D for Main Street and turn right onto S. Main Street. Kimpton Cardinal Hotel will be 1/2 mile ahead on your right.

 

RALEIGH (and POINTS EAST including PTI Airport, Greensboro, and RDU Airport)

Take I-40 West to Winston-Salem. Take I-40 Business toward downtown Winston-Salem. Take Exit 5D for Main Street and turn right onto S. Main Street. Kimpton Cardinal Hotel will be 1/2 mile ahead on your right.

 

CHARLOTTE (and POINTS SOUTH including CLT Airport)

Take I-77 north to I-40. Go east toward Winston-Salem. Merge onto Business 40. Take Exit 5D toward downtown Winston-Salem, and merge on S. Main Street. Kimpton Cardinal Hotel will be 1/2 mile ahead on your right.

 

ASHEVILLE (and POINTS WEST) 

Take I-40 east to Winston-Salem. Take 421 S towards downtown Winston-Salem. Take Exit 5D and merge onto S. Main Street. Kimpton Cardinal Hotel will be 1/2 ahead on your right.