Hotel's Location Is near UAB in Birmingham, AL
Situated just off I-65, the Country Inn & Suites Homewood offers a great mix of affordability, comfort and convenience for guests looking to visit the best of the Magic City. Shop at Riverchase Galleria Mall, get a glimpse of Civil Rights history at Sixteenth Street Baptist Church or take the whole family on a day trip to Talladega Superspeedway or Splash Adventure water park. Be sure to stop by Vulcan Park—
home to the largest cast iron statue in the world—and tour the Birmingham Zoo before you head home. For corporate travelers, nearby businesses include State Farm Insurance Company, BellSouth, Regions Bank and other major companies. Visiting a student or faculty member? The hotel's location is also near UAB. Check out these Birmingham, AL area attractions:
- Splash Adventure (16.3 miles)
Spend a day at this exciting water park, where you can compete on the Wipeout Adventure Course or lazily float down the Warrior River.
Phone: +1 (205) 481-4750
- Birmingham Zoo (6.1 miles)
Don't miss one of the city's best attractions for families—the Birmingham Zoo. The zoo is home to more than 800 animals, including giraffes, lions, tigers and orangutans.
Phone: +1 (205) 879-0409
- Civil Rights District (7.5 miles)
Explore an important era in Birmingham's past in this historic district east of downtown. Attractions include the Civil Rights Institute and the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church.
- Jesse Owens Memorial Park (81.2 miles)
This park pays homage to the 1936 Olympic champion. Make a day of it, and visit the museum dedicated to Owens, where you can tour a replica of the athlete's childhood home and see a 1936 Olympic torch replica.
Phone: +1 (256) 974-3636
- Riverchase Galleria Mall (7.1 miles)
Shop at Macy's, Belk, Brooks Brothers, Sephora and several other stores at this local mall.
Phone: +1 (205) 985-3020
- Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (7.5 miles)
The site of a 1963 bombing that killed four young girls, the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church is one of the city's most important Civil Rights landmarks.
Phone: +1 (205) 251-9402
- Talladega Superspeedway (54 miles)
Considered NASCAR's most competitive track, Talladega Superspeedway was built in 1969 and seats 143,000.
Phone: +1 (256) 362-9064
- Vulcan Park (4.9 miles)
The largest cast-iron sculpture in the world, the 56-foot-tall statue of the Roman god Vulcan is perhaps the city's most recognized landmark. Visit the statue located on Red Mountain to enjoy beautiful views of the city.
Phone: +1 (205) 933-1409