One of West Virginia's most historic towns, Morgantown was a major battle site during the French and Indian War. The small city features a variety of fun and pleasurable activities, while Morgantown hotels offer several lodging options ranging from bed & breakfasts, economy, and luxury hotels. Some of the more popular hotels in Morgantown are The Lake Manor Bed & Breakfast and the Euro-Suites Hotel.
For those who enjoy visiting old historic structures, the Old Stone House Gift Shop is the oldest standing building in the county. Originally erected during the Revolutionary War, it is now home to some of the city's finest gifts and trinkets.
Those who wish to shop can visit the Mountaineer Mall and Professional Plaza. The large mall features several stores such as CATO Fashions and the Morgantown Art Gallery.
Take a stroll along the Earl L. Cole Arboretum. A part of West Virginia University, the trail features plenty of shade and a trip down to the Monongahela River. The trail is also a popular destination for bikers and a great place to walk dogs.
Anglers looking to test their luck can find a river or lake with-in a few short miles of most Morgantown hotels. Aaron Creek is a nearby river that is full of large and small mouth bass. For those looking for catfish, Hilderbrand Lock and Dam is the place to fish.
New Day Bakery serves up some of the state's best pizza and offers the freshest bread and tastiest scones in the city. Vacationers looking for a good ethnic restaurant should consider Ali Baba, one of the best Middle Eastern restaurants in the Mid-Atlantic.