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The Mayton in Cary (+ 7 Things We Love About Staying Here!)

Published by Christina Riley. Last Updated on April 22, 2024.

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Enjoy The Mayton Inn, a welcoming and luxurious place to stay in Cary that is one of North Carolina‘s most charming boutique hotels. 44 unique rooms and suites await, along with excellent eating options, and an inviting and comforting atmosphere for all its guests.

Convenience doesn’t stop there, as The Mayton Hotel is a short drive from Raleigh, Raleigh-Durham International Airport, and downtown Durham.

We love this hotel in so many ways that we created this guide to share with you. It features more details about all that we’ve mentioned so far, and more.

Because there’s a lot to explore and explain, here’s how we’ve organized the guide:

  • Where is The Mayton?
  • The Mayton Rooms and Suites (and Reservation Info)
  • Room and Suite Amenities
  • Things We Love About The Mayton

You can scroll ahead to any section or read more details about The Mayton location and the rooms and suites you can book.

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Where is The Mayton?

Address: 301 South Academy Street, Cary, NC 27511

Mayton Inn

The Mayton Inn is situated in the heart of downtown Cary. It sits next to Cotton House Craft Brewers and is around the corner from other big-named Cary attractions:

Beyond Cary, The Mayton is about 20 minutes from downtown Raleigh and 25 minutes from downtown Durham. If you have more time to explore, The Mayton is a perfect base for exploring these fun cities.

Raleigh attractions like PNC Arena, the NC Museum of Art, and NC State University are also close by. All are only about 12 minutes away from The Mayton in Cary.

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The Mayton Rooms and Suites

Mayton Inn Bedrooms

Each of The Mayton’s 33 guest rooms and 11 guest suites has a unique layout and decor that appeals to all guests. They offer three types of guest rooms and four types of suites, which are characterized by a separate living room.


  • Deluxe King Room
  • Deluxe Double Queen Room
  • Superior King Room

Both King rooms house two people, but the Superior Room is significantly larger than the Deluxe. The Double Queen Room houses up to four people and is slightly larger than the Deluxe King.

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Mayton Inn Cary North Carolina

If you’re looking for a suite, here are your options:

  • Deluxe Queen Suite
  • Superior King Suite
  • Superior Two-Bedroom
  • Superior Three-Bedroom Suite

All suites come with a living room with attached bedrooms. The smallest suite is a Deluxe Queen at 500 square feet that comes with one queen bed that sleeps two.

The Superior King Suite is slightly larger at 700 square feet and comes with one king bed as well as a pullout queen bed for a total of four guests.

The most luxurious places to stay at The Mayton Hotel are the Superior Two- and Three-Bedroom Suites. At a little over 1,000 square feet is the Two Bedroom Suite, which features a King Suite connected to a Deluxe King Room.

The living room for this suite also has a pullout queen bed, allowing for up to 6 guests to stay here.

Finally, the largest suite is the Three Bedroom Suite at 2,300 square feet, which is perfect for larger parties. This suite features three king rooms that all open into a private parlor area.

Two of the rooms are suites that have their own living rooms with pullout queen beds that can sleep up to 10 guests.

Mayton Reservation Info

Room and Suite Amenities

Mayton Inn Boutique Hotel in Cary NC

Room amenities include:

  • Triple-sheeted beds
  • All-natural bath products
  • Hairdryer/Telephone/Flat-screen HDTV
  • Individual Climate Control

Suite Amenities include all of the above as well as:

  • Living room
  • Kitchenette
  • Additional space
  • The Mayton Amenities

The Mayton has many other amenities that contribute to a guest’s experience.

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7 Things We Love About The Mayton

If you still need convincing, here are 7 things we absolutely love about The Mayton. First up is the amazing food that you’ll find.

Dine at Peck & Plume

Dining at Mayton Inn Cary

Named in honor of the hotel’s view overlooking Downtown Cary Park and the birds that reside there, Peck & Plume is The Mayton Inn restaurant that opened in 2021.

Hotel guests can purchase a breakfast package during their stay at The Mayton. Of course, area residents and visitors are welcome to eat here, as the restaurant is also open to the general public.

The Mayton Menu included breakfast and brunch options include classic waffles and pancakes, avocado toast, chicken and waffles, and much more. Expand your palate with their lunch menu consisting of duck quesadilla, salmon sandwiches, tacos, and more traditional dishes.

Close out a day of exploring Cary with a meal from their extensive dinner menu and a cocktail.

Dessert at Mayton Inn

One of Peck & Plume’s defining characteristics is the four unique dining spaces they offer. Their traditional dining room has upscale decor and classy tableware.

For special events like birthdays and celebrations, book their private dining room for a night of good food and laughter.

Mayton Inn Cozy

On quiet, rainy days, the Study is the perfect place for a cup of coffee or a lazy lunch. Sunnier skies call for a meal out on the Terrace, the restaurant’s outdoor seating area overlooking the Park.

For a late-night drink, stop by Peck & Plume’s bar.

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24-Hour Fitness Center

The Mayton’s fitness center is open 24 hours for all guests. This is perfect if you like to maintain that exercise routine.

Their equipment includes treadmills, stationary bikes, ellipticals, weights, and a resistance trainer.

Host Meetings

Outdoor Patio at Mayton Inn

In addition to their luxurious rooms and dining spaces, The Mayton also has a variety of meeting spaces and event venues to choose from. With high-speed Internet, catering, and beverage services here, you can conveniently host meetings, dinners, and receptions at The Mayton.

The largest meeting space is The Park Room, with the capacity to host a 65 person meeting, 80-person seated dinner, or 120 person reception. Next, is the Redbud Room followed by the Indigo Room for smaller and more intimate gatherings.

The Terrace is also available as a reception space for 150 guests.

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Wedding Venue

There is no place more charming to host your wedding than The Mayton! The above gathering spaces allow for ample flexibility for putting together a truly beautiful wedding.

Peck & Plume catering also guarantees only the best menu for your wedding.


The Mayton always has a few specials that change from time to time, which is a fun reason to keep tabs on their website!

Current specials include the Night Out Package, which comes with dinner and drinks. Spring Forward and Holiday Rates allow for more flexible prices, as well as a package that includes breakfast.

Keep checking The Mayton’s website for more throughout the year!

Gift Cards

For those of you with loved ones who love to travel, a gift card to The Mayton is the way to go! Customize the card with a message and the date you want it to be sent for a birthday or holiday surprise!

Special Events

Another reason to love this boutique hotel is the special events they typically host throughout the year. While these events are currently on hold, they will hopefully resume as soon as possible!

Ready to Stay at The Mayton?

The Mayton offers a perfect location, excellent rooms, hospitable staff, and even better amenities. We love staying here and can’t wait for our next visit.

If you’re looking for a place to stay near Raleigh or Durham, or elsewhere in Central North Carolina, you should certainly look into this wonderful hotel or at least go and read some of the amazing reviews. You won’t be sorry!

If you’ve already stayed at The Mayton before, we’d love to know what you think about it. When you stay for the first time, please feel free to share your thoughts with us here or by email.

You can also post your experiences and photos in our North Carolina Travel Facebook Group!

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