Visit Beaches near Hotel’s Location in Corpus Christi
From corporate offices to pristine beaches, the Country Inn & Suites hotel's accommodations in Corpus Christi ensure guests easy access to the area's top sights. You can shop ‘til you drop at Moore Plaza and La Palmera Mall, both popular shopping spots within walking distance of the hotel. Families enjoy marveling at the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History and the Texas State Aquarium exhibits. Add some educational moments to your itinerary with a visit to the Selena Museum or the USS Lexington Museum, and join the locals for fishing off Bob Hall Pier.
Visit these nearby attractions:
- American Bank Center (9.9 miles)
Located in downtown Corpus Christ, the American Bank Center features a 10,000-seat arena, the Selena Auditorium and a large convention center. With this combination of facilities, the complex hosts a wide range of expos, conferences, sporting events and concerts throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (361) 826-4700
- Bob Hall Pier (15.7 miles)
Located on North Padre Island and jutting into the Gulf of Mexico, Bob Hall Pier is a favorite local spot for fishing aficionados.
Phone: +1 (361) 949-8558
- La Palmera Mall (across the street)
Covering more than one million square feet, the mall contains more than 130 retail and restaurant options.
Phone: +1 (361) 991-5718
- Moore Plaza (adjacent to hotel parking lot)
Moore Plaza is home to larger stores with a wide variety of products, including Target, PetSmart, Sam’s Club and Old Navy.
- North Padre Island Beach (15 miles)
One of the area’s most popular beaches, North Padre Island Beach includes the Padre Island National Seashore, which covers more than 65 miles of shoreline.
- The Selena Museum (9.5 miles)
Founded by the family of the famous Mexican-American singer-songwriter, the Selena Museum offers visitors a look at the life of Selena, including her stage outfits, awards and even her red Porsche.
Phone: +1 (361) 289-9013
- South Texas Botanical Gardens (4.7 miles)
This nature center covers more than 180 acres and includes a Children’s Garden, an Orchid House with over 2,000 orchids, a Sensory Garden and a Hummingbird Garden, along with many other exhibits.
Phone: +1 (361) 852-2100
- Texas State Aquarium (11.8 miles)
The Texas State Aquarium offers 12 exhibit areas, including Dolphin Bay and Islands of Steel, which explores wildlife native to the Gulf of Mexico. Multiple touch pools and a splash park offer something for the whole family.
Phone: +1 (361) 881-1200
- USS Lexington Museum (11.6 miles)
The USS Lexington served the US during World War II and is now home to an interactive museum, where visitors can explore the history of the carrier.
Phone: +1 (361) 888-4873
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