Named by the 2011 issue of Businessweek Magazine as the best city to raise kids, Blacksburg is a small city located in Montgomery County, Virginia. Blacksburg hotels offer a wide variety of choices including bed & breakfasts, economy, and luxury hotels. The majority of the hotels in Blacksburg offer free wireless Internet, continental breakfasts, and workout areas. Two of the most popular Blacksburg hotels are the Hilton Garden Inn and Holiday Inn University.
Guests staying in Blacksburg have plenty of dining options, such as the Green Grill & Sushi, serving great sushi and chicken dishes.
Visitors looking for adventure should take a trip to Cascades National Recreation Trail, a four mile, round trip hike that is easy to navigate. It includes a 70 foot waterfall and several picnic areas.
Vacationers should consider the quick trip to Xanadu Gifts. The popular gift shop is locally owned and a favorite for tourists and residents alike, featuring furniture, dinnerware, candles, clocks, and an assortment of quirky gifts.
Those looking to get in a quick round of golf should visit the nine-hole Municipal Golf Course. Open year-round, the Municipal Golf Course features some of the town's best panoramic views.
Not far from most hotels in Blacksburg is Virginia Tech. Home to one of the top football teams in the country, it has dominated the Atlantic Coast Conference for years. Virginia Tech consistently hosts top programs such as Florida State and its in-state rival, University of Virginia.