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Lake Norman Luxury Waterfront 3rd Floor Condo With Elevator, Pool, Tennis
4.9/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Relaxing!

"We enjoyed our stay at this location. The home was very clean and the beds were super comfortable. The property manager was a pleasure to work with. Nice patio overlooking a cove of Lake Norman. During our stay, our only disappointment was that the pool was closed because of Coronavirus, although ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Lake Norman Luxury Waterfront 3rd Floor Condo With Elevator, Pool, Tennis
Corporate and Shorter Term Rental Cornelius NC
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1.61 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (30 reviews)
Great Location!

"Such a sweet area filled with beautiful trees. Great unit in a great area. Owners are attentive and so easy to work with. Would definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Corporate and Shorter Term Rental Cornelius NC
Specious Cornelius Condo, Close to Charlotte and Lake Norman
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1.61 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Eli is a great owner

"Eli is very approachable, communicates well and always responds quickly. I’d rent from him any time!"…"

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Specious Cornelius Condo, Close to Charlotte and Lake Norman
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Shabby Chic Bungalow in the Heart of Cornelius
Lake Norman Luxury Condolakefront 5-starspring & Summer Dates Available!
5/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Great place to stay!!

"We were meeting up with family for the week Our unit was perfect for out family of 5. Tina was awesome about making sure we had everything we needed. Would definitely come back and stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2020

Lake Norman Luxury Condolakefront 5-starspring & Summer Dates Available!
Waterfront 5 Star Luxurious Condo With Pool
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0.6 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (103 reviews)
Beautiful Condo

"We were so impressed with the cleanliness, decor, and so many little touches at this beautiful condo. Wow! We will definitely stay here again. The beds were super comfortable. The communication was outstanding. I can not say enough good things. Simply the best!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Waterfront 5 Star Luxurious Condo With Pool
Charming-first Floor-pet Friendly Condo
18710 Oakhurst Blvd, 1H, Cornelius, NC
The price is $99 per night
1.7 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Beautiful place

"Everything was clean and cozy, the gardens across the street were beautiful to take a walk around and the pool was really nice. The owner was very nice and even made sure we had no problems. Highly recommend!!!!!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Charming-first Floor-pet Friendly Condo
Exceptional Listing! Beautiful View of Lake Norman! Great Luxury Condo Stay!
5/5Exceptional! (42 reviews)
Best view in the complex!

"We very much enjoyed our stay at this beautiful property. It was very well appointed and nicely decorated. It was everything the pictures portrayed it to be."…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Exceptional Listing! Beautiful View of Lake Norman! Great Luxury Condo Stay!
Lake Norman Waterfront 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Condo - Centrally Located
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Wonderful stay!

"The property was perfect for my stay. Quiet and clean. The place had everything I could need. The location is superb. Close to grocery store, restaurants and the highway. Yet you feel really relaxed by the lake. Over all a incredible stay. I would definitely stay at this property again!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

Lake Norman Waterfront 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Condo - Centrally Located
Waterfront Condo on Lake Norman
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1.39 mi from city center
Waterfront Condo on Lake Norman
Cornelius Condo
Cornelius, NC
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1.34 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Well Kept

"This unit was updated and will kept in one of the obviously older parts of the area"…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2019

Cornelius Condo
Newly Furnished Luxury Vacation Rental
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0.57 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (20 reviews)
Spoiled by luxury

"The condo was beautifully decorated and very inviting. The owner goes the extra mile so that your stay is comfortable and stressless. The condo is exceptionally clean. We enjoyed the plush robes. We will not hesitate to book again."…"

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

Newly Furnished Luxury Vacation Rental
Waterfront Condo, 1st Floor, Fabulous View! Free Boat Slip!
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0.6 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Lovely respite

"Landed at this spot as we await our apartment to be ready to move into, and it was just super! In every respect. Thanks!!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Waterfront Condo, 1st Floor, Fabulous View! Free Boat Slip!
Microtel Inn by Wyndham Cornelius/Lake Norman
2 out of 5
20820 Torrence Chapel Rd, Cornelius, NC
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $54 per night
1.2 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (391 reviews)

"I thought the property was great! The only thing missing was the breakfeast. I do understand the reason for no breakfeast was because of the times we are in. The room was very clean as was the bathroom. The parking was great and close for observations. When snowbird season begins again, I am definitely ..."…"

Reviewed on May 28, 2020

Microtel Inn by Wyndham Cornelius/Lake Norman
Omni Charlotte Hotel
4 out of 5
132 E Trade St, Charlotte, NC
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $159 per night
17.16 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (2,104 reviews)

"Overall the property is very clean. I rented a king suite. They have take extra precautions with cleaning due to COVID. We did have an issue of the air conditioning not working in the suite. I notified the front desk and had someone there within 10min to work on both air units. The building next ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

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Visiting Cornelius

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Cornelius, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its lakeside setting and shopping. Top sights around the area include Charlotte Motor Speedway, Bank of America Stadium, and Spectrum Center.

  • You'll find 562 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Charlotte
  • The closest major airport is in Concord, NC (USA-Concord Regional), 11.5 mi (18.4 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Charlotte, NC (CLT-Charlotte-Douglas Intl.), 17.6 mi (28.4 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Cornelius

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the lakeside and such places to visit as Jetton Park and Lake Norman. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Lake Norman Visitors Center and Raceworld USA.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 11 hotels and other lodging accommodations to choose from in Cornelius. Here are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Hampton Inn Charlotte North / Lake Norman - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its location and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Comfort Inn & Suites Lake Norman - Our customers like the quiet location and helpful staff at this hotel. This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Clarion Inn - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and overall value.

Popular places to see around the area include Charlotte Motor Speedway, located 14 mi (22.5 km) from the heart of the city, and Bank of America Stadium, which is 17.2 mi/27.7 km away.

Dressing for Cornelius

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 69°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 28°F
  • From April to June, the average is 90°F during the day and 42°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 91°F during the day and 54°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 78°F as the daytime average and 29°F as the nighttime average
  • Average annual rainfall for Cornelius is 45.87 inches
  • July and June are usually the hottest months averaging 90°F, while January and December are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 30°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Cornelius?
Comfort Inn & Suites Lake Norman is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This hotel is a short 2-minute walk from Lake Norman, and it offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other top choices based on traveler reviews include Hampton Inn Charlotte North / Lake Norman and Clarion Inn & Suites.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Cornelius, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the best options available in Cornelius.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Cornelius?
To find more details about updating your trip to Cornelius or cancelling it, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Cornelius?
Based on reviews, Microtel Inn by Wyndham Cornelius/Lake Norman is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Another top option for your stay on the cheap is Clarion Inn & Suites.
What's the best accommodation for families in Cornelius?
Econo Lodge And Suites Lake is a property with an outdoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other choices for your family trip include Comfort Inn & Suites Lake Norman and Hampton Inn Charlotte North / Lake Norman. Attractions in the area like Sea Life Charlotte-Concord and U.S. National Whitewater Center are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Cornelius?
Comfort Inn & Suites Lake Norman is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a seasonal outdoor pool and free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include Econo Lodge And Suites Lake and Clarion Inn & Suites.
What's the best place to stay near Lake Norman Visitors Center?
Microtel Inn by Wyndham Cornelius/Lake Norman is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and free parking. It’s located just a short 0.6 mi (1 km) from Lake Norman Visitors Center. Other good options close by include Clarion Inn & Suites and Comfort Inn & Suites Lake Norman.
What about the best place to stay close to Lake Norman (LKN) Miniature Golf?
One of the top choices for your stay is Clarion Inn & Suites, located a short 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Lake Norman (LKN) Miniature Golf, and this hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Hampton Inn Charlotte North / Lake Norman and Comfort Inn & Suites Lake Norman are a couple of other good and close options.
What are some accommodations with pools in Cornelius?
Hampton Inn Charlotte North / Lake Norman is a top hotel with a seasonal outdoor pool, free buffet breakfast, and free WiFi. A couple of other options that offer an onsite pool include Clarion Inn & Suites and Econo Lodge And Suites Lake.

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