An independent city that lies in southwest Virginia’s famous Blue Ridge Mountains, Roanoke is also known as the ‘Star City of the South’. With a population of around 300,000, this charming city offers dazzling views of the iconic Mill Mountain Star, an illuminated freestanding sculpture that sits 319 meters above Roanoke. From shopping to sports or even galleries and museums, there’s no denying that this lively city offers plenty of experiences to visitors. Home to the popular Virginia Museum of Transportation, Roanoke even features an exclusive railroad heritage and boasts an impressive collection of locomotives. Surrounded by an breathtaking vista of mountainous terrain, this region also offers incredible hiking and mountain biking trails. Whether you’re traveling alone or with your friends, Suiteness can help you find the perfect hotel suite to complement your stay in Roanoke.