For your convenience, here are dining and café locations at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte:

  • The Market Cafeteria is located on the third floor of Carolinas Medical Center and is open 24 hours a day.
  • The Garden Café is located on the first floor in Carolinas Medical Center's lobby and is open from 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.
  • Chick-fil-A is located at 1001 Blythe Blvd. in the Medical Center Plaza across the street from Carolinas Medical Center. It's open from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.
  • Panera Bread is located on the first floor in the main lobby next to the Garden Café and is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Saturday and Sunday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Starbucks Coffee is located on the third level of the Morehead Medical Plaza Building and may be accessed via the sky bridge from the Medical Plaza Building. Starbucks is open Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Lodging Options near Carolinas Medical Center

Hospitality House of Charlotte [] is a nonprofit organization that since 1985 has sheltered over 37,000 families who have come to Charlotte in medical crisis. Their house is available for patients and family members who live outside Mecklenburg County. Conveniently located across the street from CMC and Levine Children's Hospital on Scott Avenue, Hospitality House provides a comfortable respite for family members; rooms are $40 per night. To inquire about room availability or additional information, contact a patient representative:

  • 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. daily, call 704-355-3016
  • After 4:30 p.m., please dial '0' or 704-355-2000, ask for the patient representative.

Ronald McDonald House, located at 1613 E. Morehead St., provides a "home-away-from-home" for families so they can stay close to their hospitalized child at little or no cost. Guests are referred to the House by the hospital and its use is only for out-of-town families of sick children. The House offers an extended network of support and connection to others going through similar hardships. In return for staying at the House, guests are asked to make a small donation, if possible.

For additional information or to inquire about room availability, contact a Patient Representative:

  • 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., call 704-355-3016
  • After 4:30 p.m., dial '0' or 704-355-2000 and request the patient representative on the day you wish to stay.

Other Local Lodging Options

Uptown Hotels

Sheraton Hotel 

555 S. McDowell St.
Charlotte, NC 28204
1.2 miles
No Shuttle 

Fairfield Inn & Suites

201 S. McDowell St.
Charlotte, NC 28204
1.34 miles

Hampton Inn Charlotte – Uptown

530 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28202
1.43 miles

Hilton Garden Inn

508 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28202
1.6 miles

The Westin Charlotte

601 S. College St.
Charlotte, NC 28202
1.92 miles
No Shuttle

Omni Charlotte Hotel

132 E. Trade St.
Charlotte, NC 28202
2.31 miles
No Shuttle

DoubleTree by Hilton Charlotte

895 W. Trade St.
Charlotte, NC 28202
3.05 miles
No Shuttle 

SouthPark Hotels

Renaissance Charlotte SouthPark Hotel

5501 Carnegie Blvd.
Charlotte, NC  28209
4.1 miles
No Shuttle 

Four Points Sheraton

315 E. Woodlawn Road
Charlotte, NC 28217
4.36 miles

Embassy Suites

4800 S. Tryon St.
Charlotte, NC 28217
4.61 miles
Airport transportation, light rail access, and shuttle (within 2 mile radius only)

Courtyard by Marriott

6023 Park South Drive
Charlotte, NC 28210
4.63 miles
No Shuttle 

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton

6300 Morrison Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
4.66 miles
Shuttle, within 1-2 mile radius 

Residence Inn by Marriott

6030 Piedmont Row Drive South
Charlotte, NC 28210
4.75 miles
No Shuttle 

Hampton Inn & Suites SouthPark at Phillips Place

6700 Phillips Place Ct.
Charlotte, NC 28210
5.1 miles
Shuttle, within 5 mile radius

Other Accommodations

Hospitality House of Charlotte

1400 Scott Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28203
0.17 miles (across from CMC)
704-376-0060 Ext. 8

*Guests must have referral from Carolinas HealthCare System. Please call or e-mail for more information.

Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte

1613 E. Morehead St.
Charlotte, NC 28207
0.52 miles

*Your healthcare provider or social worker must submit a request on your behalf. Call or e-mail for more information

Morehead Inn Bed/Breakfast

1122 E. Morehead St.
Charlotte, NC 28204
0.78 miles
Shuttle, pre-arranged only

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