Hotel's Big Rapids Location near Ferris State University
Get in a round of golf at St. Ives and Tullymore golf courses. Slip on your hiking boots and head to Fred Meijer White Pine Rails to Trails. Or catch the big one from one of the great fishing holes on the Muskegon River. The Country Inn & Suites in Big Rapids, MI puts guests near an abundance of outdoor activities and attractions while at the same time offering our guests affordable, comfortable accommodations and friendly service while they enjoy the area. Just off Highway 131, our hotel's convenient location is near Ferris State University, which also offers Katke Golf Course, situated just across the street from the hotel. A charming downtown area offers great shopping and dining, and history buffs will enjoy a stop at the Mecosta Country Historical Museum, detailing Big Rapids' lumber and logging history. Whether traveling alone on business or vacationing with the whole family, the Country Inn & Suites in Big Rapids, MI offers amenities and services designed to meet all your travel needs.
The following attractions are nearby:
- Ferris State University (1.5 miles)
Our hotel's Big Rapids location near Ferris State University is the perfect place to stay while visiting this college, which enrolls almost 15,000 students and has a beautiful campus.
Phone: +1 (231) 591-2000
- Mecosta County Historical Museum (1.8 miles)
Located in the home of a former lumberman, this museum preserves information regarding the lumber and logging industries around Big Rapids.
Phone: +1 (231) 592-5091
- Muskegon River (2.2 miles)
Boating, canoeing, tubing, water skiing, fishing and kayaking are all possible on the Muskegon River, and the Muskegon is especially popular with fly fishermen being Michigan's second longest river offers a peaceful, scenic retreat for outdoors enthusiasts lodging in Big Rapids.
- Fred Meijer White Pine Rails to Trails (3 miles)
This 92-mile trail passes within three miles of our hotel and is a great place to enjoy hiking, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and biking. A paved section of the trail runs 13 miles from Big Rapids to Reed City.
Phone: +1 (231) 775-7911
- Resorts of Tullymore & St. Ives (12 miles)
Golfing novices and experts alike will enjoy the 36 holes of golf offered by these two beautiful courses. Schedule tee times in advance of your stay to ensure a great golfing experience at these premier courses.
Phone: +1 (231) 972-4837
- Wheatland Music Organization (18 miles)
The Wheatland Music Organization preserves traditional arts and hosts an annual music festival on their 160-acre centennial farm.
Phone: +1 (989) 967-8879
For more information about downtown shopping and events, visit the Big Rapids Downtown Business Association website.