Explore from Hotel's Location near Fort Lee in Chester, VA
Discover all that southern Virginia has to offer when you stay at this hotel's convenient location off I-95 near Fort Lee. Chester, VA is filled with natural beauty at sites like the Dutch Gap Conservation Area, and history buffs can't get enough of Henricus Historical Park, a living history museum that educates and entertains visitors with scenes of what life was like in 1611. The Country Inn & Suites makes an excellent home base for families, with easy access to go-karts, laser tag and mini golf at Iron Bridge Sports Park, plus fun for all ages at nearby spots like Magnolia Grange and Castlewood Plantation House. Whatever brings you to the area, don't miss an educational afternoon at Petersburg National Battlefield or a stroll through the beautiful campus of Virginia State University. Take time to visit these local attractions:
- Castlewood Plantation House (6.5 miles)
This Palladian-style residence exhibits unique architectural features and serves as headquarters for the Chesterfield Historical Society.
Phone: +1 (804) 777-9663
- Fort Lee Military Base (10 miles)
About 34,000 people live on this U.S. Army base, the primary purpose of which is to train sustainment soldiers.
- Henricus Historical Park and the Dutch Gap Conservation Area (3.9 miles)
Visitors to this living history museum can learn what life was like in 1611 in the Citie of Henricus settlement. The park is located in the beautiful Dutch Gap Conservation area, which features miles of trails and views of diverse wildlife.
Phone: +1 (804) 706-9690
- Iron Bridge Sports Park (5.4 miles)
The whole family can enjoy mini golf, batting cages, a driving range, go-karts and laser tag. Stop by the hotel's front desk for discounts to Iron Bridge.
Phone: +1 (804) 748-7770
- Magnolia Grange (6.9 miles)
Built in 1823, this Federal-style plantation home has been owned by many public officials and offers visitors a glimpse of 19th-century daily life.
Phone: +1 (804) 796-1479
- R. Garland Dodd Park at Point of Rocks (6.3 miles)
Take a walk on a floating boardwalk through a freshwater tidal marsh at this 176-acre park, or picnic in one of several open-air shelters.
Phone: +1 (804) 530-2459
- Richmond, Virginia (17 miles)
Be sure to check out Virginia’s capital and enjoy top-notch sightseeing, shopping, dining and nightlife options. From beautiful gardens to art museums, there’s always something to do or see in this lively city.
Phone: +1 (804) 782-2777
- Virginia State University (9 miles)
Overlooking the scenic Appomattox River, this public university has a student population of 5,200 and offers 55 baccalaureate and master's degree programs.
Phone: +1 (804) 524-5200