It won’t take long for visitors to discover why Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the top small towns in the country! Our welcoming city, nestled in the heart of Appalachia, is bustling with youthful energy, captivating scenery, and unique local businesses. West Virginia University calls Morgantown home, and we’d highly recommend catching a game at Mountaineer Field and strolling their beautiful campus.
This area is also widely known for the outdoor recreation it offers. Head to Coopers Rock State Forest for over 50 miles of trails to explore or consider a hike to Sky Rock for expansive views over Morgantown and the rolling hills of West Virginia. Guests looking for retail therapy and local eats will have a multitude of choices. From Appalachian handicrafts and chic boutiques to fine dining, craft beer, and scenic wineries, you could easily fill your itinerary with visits to our local businesses. Book your stay at Lakeview Golf Resort, Trademark Collection by Wyndham, one of the best hotels in Morgantown for easy access to all that this area has to offer!
Things to Do
Sunset Beach Marina 1.1 mi
West Virginia University 7.5 mi
Coopers Rock State Forest 7.5 mi
Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium 8.1 mi
Art Museum of West Virginia University 9.1 mi
Forks of Cheat Winery 9.5 mi
WVU Coliseum 10.6 mi
Spark! Imagination & Science Center 12.6 mi
Monongalia County Ballpark 16.2 mi
Mylan Park 17.1 mi
Legends Sports Bar & Grille on-site
Fusion Restaurant on-site
Lake House Restaurant 1.1 mi
Tropics 3.1 mi
Apple Annie’s 3.8 mi
Pies & Pints 7.0 mi
Stefano's 8.0 mi
Yama Japanese Restaurant 8.0 mi
Hill & Hollow 8.2 mi
Mountain State Brewing Co 8.4 mi
Black Bear Burritos 8.9 mi
Lakeview Golf Resort, Trademark Collection by Wyndham is a short drive from the campus of West Virginia University, ideally positioned for prospective students, visiting alumni, and family. Their sprawling campus includes a multitude of buildings on the National Register of Historic Places and offers cultural activities to partake in, including the Art Museum of West Virginia. Guests here to cheer on the Division I teams at WVU will appreciate our proximity to Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium and WVU Coliseum.
Just moments from our golf resort on Cheat Lake, you’ll find gorgeous vistas and an abundance of excellent outdoor recreation opportunities at Coopers Rock State Forest. Spanning over 12,000 acres, locals and visitors alike frequent the park for the miles of lush hiking trails, rock climbing, and bouldering paths, cross country skiing, and the iconic view from Coopers Rock overlook. Whether you want a scenic drive or a heart-pumping adventure, Coopers Rock State Forest offers something for all skill levels.
Nestled in the rolling hills of West Virginia, guests should consider paying a visit to the locally owned and operated Forks of Cheat Winery. Their property includes lovely outdoor seating where you can enjoy a glass of wine and light hors d'oeuvres. Forks of Cheat Winery has called this area home for the past twenty years, and they produce a wide variety of wines that are renowned in the region. They also offer services such as custom labels, gift baskets, and more.