A Hillsborough, North Carolina bed and breakfast is the perfect choice for lodging when visiting the area. The historic town of Hillsborough in Orange County, NC is conveniently located near the Raleigh-Durham area.
History buffs will enjoy immersing themselves in the past at Hillsborough’s many wonderful historic sites and museums, including the Ayr Mount Estates, the Burwell School, the Alexander Dickson House, the Occaneechi Indian Village, and the Orange County Historical Museum. There are also several local cemeteries and churches of historical interest in town. Guided tours are available at some of the sites. Visitors to Hillsborough may also enjoy touring some truly spectacular area gardens, such as Chatwood Gardens (a traditional English country garden known for its collection of heritage roses), Poets Walk located at the Ayr Mount Plantation, and the beautifully kept 19th century Montrose Gardens. Outdoor enthusiasts can hike the trails in the scenic Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area and the Historic Occoneechee Speedway Trail. Hillsborough also offers a variety of unique shopping opportunities in its numerous antique shops, boutiques, and galleries in the Hillsborough Historic District and the Shops at Daniel Boone.
Begin planning your North Carolina vacation today, and see where the past and present unite in the quaint town of Hillsborough. While visiting this interesting part of the state, consider experiencing an exciting alternative to conventional hotel accommodations by staying at one of our unique and beautiful NCBII bed and breakfast inns.