The newly built Sleep Inn Emporia hotel, opened in August 2007, is conveniently located on exit 11B off I-95 and US 58 West. Our hotel is situated just minutes from annual festivals like the Virginia Peanut Festival in September at Veterans Memorial Park, and the Virginia Pork Festival in June. This Emporia, VA hotel is less than 30 miles from points of interest like Lake Gaston Resort, St. Paul's College, the Randy Parton Theater, the Village View Mansion House, and the Carolina Crossroads music and entertainment district. Pet Accommodation: 10.00 USD pet/stay. Pet Limit: 2 pets/room 20 pounds and under. Safe charge: 1.00 /day.