Madison, WI Hotel in Monona near Attractions
The Country Inn & Suites Madison is conveniently located just across Lake Monona from downtown Madison, offering guests easy access to the area's best attractions, historic sites and exhibition centers. From the Alliant Energy Center and the Monona Terrace Convention Center to popular sites like the Governor's Mansion and the University of Wisconsin, the top destinations are all within reach of this Madison, WI hotel in Monona. Family fun can be found at the nearby Henry Vilas Zoo, Madison Children's Museum and Olbrich Gardens. After a busy day exploring, return to comfortable accommodations
at the Country Inn & Suites.Check out these attractions
- Alliant Energy Center (3.8 miles)
Check the schedule for lecture series, symposiums, expos, conventions, trade shows and consumer shows at the Alliant Energy Center.
Phone: +1 (608) 267-3976
- Allen Centennial Gardens (6.5 miles)
Managed by the University of Wisconsin, this 2.5-acre educational center is comprised of 21 themed gardens.
Phone: +1 (608) 576-2501
- Betty Lou Cruises (10 miles)
Betty Lou offers cruises on Lake Monona. All include views of the city, but some also feature a meal and live music.
Phone: +1 (608) 246-3138
- East Towne Mall (5.4 miles)
Stop by East Towne Mall for some retail therapy and spend the afternoon shopping at more than 100 specialty stores, including JCPenney, Bath & Body Works and Gap.
Phone: +1 (608) 244-1387
- Geology Museum (5.8 miles)
Located at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, this museum houses reconstructed dinosaurs, a mastodon skeleton and mineral samples.
Phone: +1 (608) 262-2399
- Governor's Mansion (8.4 miles)
Take a tour of the Wisconsin governor's mansion, one of only four governor's homes not located in the state's capital city.
Phone: +1 (608) 246-5501
- Henry Vilas Zoo (6 miles)
This zoo houses exhibits that are home to a wide variety of animals, including lions, primates and tropical birds.
Phone: +1 (608) 266-4732
- Madison Children's Museum (5.5 miles)
The perfect destination for a day of family fun, this museum lets little ones get creative in the art studio, explore a replica log cabin and engage in numerous hands-on exhibits.
Phone: +1 (608) 256-6445
- Monona Terrace Convention Center (5 miles)
This 85,000-square-foot exhibition space at the Monona Terrace hosts conferences and events throughout the year. Don't miss the chance to shop at the Frank Lloyd Wright gift shop or attend one of the entertaining events, such as a concert, a lecture or a sunset dinner cruise.
Phone: +1 (608) 261-4000
- Olbrich Gardens (3.6 miles)
Plant lovers can explore 16 acres of outdoor display gardens, rose gardens and the Thai Pavilion & Garden at this botanical attraction. Stop by the Bolz Conservatory, featuring a glass pyramid building with exotic plants, flowers, birds and a waterfall.
Phone: +1 (608) 246-4550
- University of Wisconsin (6 miles)
Located along Lake Mendota, the campus of this university is home to four National Historic Landmarks. If time allows, catch a Badgers game.
Phone: +1 (608) 263-2400
- Wakesport Adventures (10 miles)
Planning a day on Lake Monona or Mendota? Head to Wakesport Adventures for water skiing, tubing and water boarding.
Phone: +1 (608) 255-5292
- Wisconsin Historical Museum (5.6 miles)
Step into Wisconsin's past at this four-story museum that's home to more than 110,000 historical objects and almost 400,000 archaeological artifacts.
Phone: +1 (608) 264-6555