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Tucked away in the southern part of West Virginia is the city of Princeton, which has been affectionately nicknamed, the "Jewel of the South." There are plenty of good reasons for this nickname, and I can attest to it – I recently visited Princeton and experienced its beauty and charm for myself. While on a road trip through the South, I serendipitously stumbled upon Princeton. Nestled in some of the most picturesque countryside I've ever seen, this idyllic town attracted me immediately. So I decided to make a last minute change of plans and extend my road trip. I booked a hotel in Princeton, West Virginia through HotelTonight, which I know I can always rely on to help me find great hotel deals at a moment's notice. As soon as I had a hotel room booked in Princeton, I set out to explore as much of the city as possible.

Downtown

Taking a stroll down Princeton's Mercer Street is one of the best ways to get an instant feel for the town's history and culture. This downtown area is full of quintessential small town charm, and you'll pass one red brick building after another as you wander the streets. There are many historic buildings in this quaint downtown, such as the historic Lavon Theater (once named The Royal Theater), as well as locally beloved shops and restaurants.

Midland Trail

Midland Trail, or the historic Route 60, passes through Princeton, which is why this town is a great stop for anyone road tripping on the well-known route. This route is known for its historic sites, and nearby Princeton, you'll find plenty, such as the Page-Vawter House, an old Victorian mansion that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. If you are interested in American history and old architecture, Princeton will delight you time after time.

State Parks

West Virginia is so beautiful, there's no surprise that the state is home to countless parks and national forests. Princeton is a great home base for anyone looking to explore the state parks nearby, such as Pinnacle Rock State Park, Pipestem State Park and Bluestone State Park. Whether you're looking for hiking, camping or fishing, there's a state park near Princeton, West Virginia that has exactly what you're seeking. And after a day exploring the great outdoors, there's no better feeling than returning home to the charming, welcoming town of Princeton and feeling like a local in this small West Virginia town.

HotelTonight – Book Your Hotel in Princeton West Virginia Today

There are so many reasons why Princeton, West Virginia is one of my all-time favorite small towns in America, and my only regret is that I wished I could have stayed longer. Fortunately, I know I can always return to Princeton when I'm craving beautiful nature and a feel-good, small town atmosphere. When I do return, I'll be sure to book my Princeton hotel through HotelTonight, since HotelTonight makes my travel planning process a breeze. Traveling has never been easier now that I have HotelTonight at my fingertips.