When visiting the campuses of Radford University and Virginia Tech, staying at The Highlander is simply the smart thing to do. We’re located adjacent to the Radford Campus and less than 15 minutes from Hokie-land, offering a convenient and luxurious destination near all the action.
The Highlander is close to the campus of Radford University that staying here is almost like staying in a dorm; if only college dorms were so stylish and luxurious. With Virginia Tech less than 15 miles away, we're also a convenient choice for the Hokie crowd. Whether you're touring the campus, visiting a current student, an alumnus in town for a game or campus event, or doing business at one of these two prestigious institutions, we’re the perfect business or social hub.
Be sure to visit the beautiful campus of Radford University, where you’ll experience the palpable hum of great minds at work (and play!). Campus highlights include several museums, the Appalachian Regional Studies Center, performing arts venues, the world-class Radford University Planetarium, and Radford University Highlanders sporting events at the Dedmon Center.
Visit the Blacksburg campus of Virginia Tech. In addition to open houses and tours for prospective students, Virginia Tech hosts sporting events, cultural exhibits, and performances throughout the year.