Attractions Abound near Hotel's Bloomington, MN Location
Tour the beautiful and historic Cathedral of St. Paul, observe more than 4,000 animals from the monorail at the Minnesota Zoo and browse through the five museums at the Landmark Center, all conveniently located near this hotel's Bloomington, MN location. A stay at the Country Inn & Suites Bloomington at Mall of America, off I-494 and Highway 77, puts guests in the perfect position to enjoy all of the area's exciting attractions, including the thrill rides at Nickelodeon Universe theme park and Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium at the Mall of America; historic Fort Snelling, featuring hands-on activities; the Target Center, home of live concerts and the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Xcel Energy Center, a multipurpose entertainment and sports venue. After a day of adventure or attending meetings, rest and recharge at the Country Inn & Suites Bloomington at Mall of America, the ideal home base for business professionals or families on the go.
Take Advantage of Scenic Bike Trails near this Hotel's Bloomington, MN Location
Pedal Minnesota is an ongoing campaign dedicated to encouraging bike riding in Minnesota, which already features more than 1,500 miles of paved bike trails as well as municipal bike racks and excellent bike shops. Visit the Pedal Minnesota website or the hotel's local transportation page to begin planning your own bike adventure in Minneapolis, which was named “America's best biking city” by Bicycling magazine in 2010.
The Country Inn & Suites Bloomington at Mall of America is located near these attractions:
- Mall of America (0.1 mile)
MOA is home to Harley-Davidson, an American Girl Store, a four-level Lego Store and more than 500 other shops. It also contains the Nickelodeon Universe theme park, an ACES flight simulator, Moose Mountain Adventure Golf, Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium and so much more!
Phone: +1 (952) 883-8800
- IKEA (1 mile)
Enjoy additional shopping just north of the Mall of America at world-famous IKEA. This Swedish company is well known for its modern designs and furnishings.
Phone: +1 (952) 858-8088
- Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge (1.5 miles)
The Minnesota National Wildlife Refuge is 14,000 acres of marshland spanning 99 miles of the Minnesota River. Enjoy fishing, hunting and wildlife observation at this environmental oasis.
Phone: +1 (952) 854-5900
- Historic Fort Snelling (3.2 miles)
Discover an 1820s military outpost featuring hands-on activities and costumed guides.
Phone: +1 (612) 726-1171
- Minnesota Zoo (8 miles)
The Minnesota Zoo is home to more than 4,000 animals representing 546 different species. See them all from the comfort of the zoo's convenient monorail, which runs seven days a week.
Phone: +1 (952) 431-9200
- Science Museum of Minnesota (11 miles)
The Science Museum's building is 370,000 square feet, built into the bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River. The museum's 70,000 square feet of exhibition space includes a 10,000-square-foot temporary exhibit gallery and five permanent galleries covering the topics of paleontology, physical science and technology, the human body, peoples and cultures of the Mississippi River, and the museum's collections.
- Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board
Minneapolis means the City of Lakes, but you'll also find a variety of inviting trails and paths, regional parks, neighborhood parks, recreation centers and more. There's so much to see and experience, from the Grand Rounds Parkways to the enticing Chain of Lakes, plentiful parks, beautiful gardens and activity-filled Recreation Centers. Minneapolis Golf offers five 18-hole championship golf courses, one 9-hole Par 3 golf course, one 9-hole executive golf course, and three driving ranges. There's also banquet and meeting spaces for weddings, golf tournaments, corporate outings and other special occasions.
Nearby businesses include:
- ADP (1 mile)
- Allstate Insurance (less than 1 mile)
- American International Group (6 miles)
- Ceridian (less than 1 mile)
- Cuna Mutual (less than 1 mile)
- Cypress Semiconductor (less than 1 mile)
- Ecolab (7 miles)
- Emerson Electric (11 miles)
- General Dynamics (1 mile)
- HealthPartners (1 mile)
- Kaplan Professional Schools (adjacent)
- Lockheed Martin (6 miles)
- Medtronic (5 miles)
- National American University (less than 1 mile)
- Panasonic (2 miles)
- Polar Fab (less than 1 mile)
- US Bank (2 miles)
- Wells Fargo (adjacent)
- WPS Health Insurance (adjacent)
- Ziegler Inc. (6 miles)
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