If you're traveling with your children, you may need a small break! Starrlight Mead might be just what you're looking for.
You'll find it in Sanford, which is roughly 30 miles (48 kilometers) from the state capital, Raleigh.
It's a good idea to reserve your accommodations before you head off, as there aren't any options around Starrlight Mead. Handy places include The Umstead Hotel and Spa, 25 miles (40 kilometers) away, the Proximity Hotel, 45 miles (72 kilometers) away, and the O.Henry Hotel, 45 miles (72 kilometers) away.
Chatham Marketplace (480 Hillsboro Street, Pittsboro) is a great café to take a break and partake of a cup of coffee. When you're in the mood for a cold one, you're bound to love the range of beer and wine on hand at The City Tap (89 Hillsboro Street, Pittsboro).