Where small town southern hospitality and Marriott service and sophistication meet, the Fairfield Inn and Suites Elizabeth City, NC exceeds the expectations of today's business and leisure guests. The Fairfield Inn and Suites Elizabeth City is conveniently nestled between US Highway 17 and the historic Elizabeth City downtown area. The Fairfield Inn and Suites Elizabeth City is just minutes from Elizabeth City State University, Albemarle Hospital, US Coast Guard, TCOM, Airship Management Services and DRS. Visitors to the Outer Banks who have fallen in love with the area frequently choose to add Elizabeth City, NC to their trip. It's only a short 60-minute drive from the Outer Banks, NC. Enjoy a self-guided walking tour through one of 6 historic districts, the Museum of the Albemarle, or peruse through one of the art galleries, science center, or ECSU Planetarium. Come discover why the Fairfield Inn and Suites Elizabeth City was recently awarded TripAdvisor's 2012 Certificate of Excellence Award!