Choose This Hotel to Explore Attractions in Matthews Area
With a location off US 74 and I-485, the Country Inn & Suites makes the perfect home base for exploring area attractions, including downtown Charlotte, just 14 miles away. Try your driving skills at the Richard Petty Driving Experience, or join racing fans at the Lowe's Motor Speedway to see how the experts do it. Take the whole family to Discovery Place, home of an IMAX theater, or browse the exhibits at the Mint Museum of Art for a day of fun in the big city. Business travelers also appreciate the proximity to Bank of America Corporate Center and Harris Teeter headquarters from this hotel in Matthews.
Nearby attractions include:
- Carowinds (20.9 miles)
Fun for all ages, Carowinds amusement park offers roller coasters, shows and a section just for children. Don't leave without braving the Afterburn, the Carolina Cyclone and the Drop Tower.
Phone: +1 (704) 588-2600
- Discovery Place (13.1 miles)
Exhibits on science, nature and anatomy make this educational attraction fun for the whole family. There's also an IMAX theater for a movie experience like no other.
Phone: +1 (704) 372-6261
- Fourth Ward (13.3 miles)
Hit the city's art and entertainment district, where you can stroll along one of Charlotte's most historic neighborhoods, home to several restored Victorian houses.
- Historic Rosedale Plantation (14.4 miles)
Catch a glimpse of how Charlotte appeared in the early 1800s during a guided tour of the Historic Rosedale Plantation, a federal-style house.
Phone: +1 (704) 335-0325
- Lowe's Motor Speedway (21.9 miles)
A trip to Charlotte would not be complete without a stop at the Lowe's Motor Speedway, which hosts NASCAR races throughout the year, and is also the home to the Richard Petty Driving Experience.
Phone: +1 (800) 455-3267
- Mint Museum of Art (12.7 miles)
Find a variety of collections at this Charlotte landmark, including American, European, pre-Columbian, Spanish colonial and regional art.
Phone: +1 (704) 337-2000
- Mint Museum of Craft Design (13.1 miles)
Part of the Mint, this museum is dedicated to exhibits of ceramics, furniture, glass, jewelry, metal and wood.
Phone: +1 (704) 337-2000
- North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame (39 miles)
Travel the short distance to Mooresville to explore this museum's exhibits that chronicle the history of motorsports.
Phone: +1 (704) 663-5331
- Richard Petty Driving Experience (21.9 miles)
Feel the need for speed? See how it feels to drive a race car like the pros at this one-of-a-kind attraction.
Phone: +1 (704) 455-9443
- Bank of America Corporate Center (13 miles)
- Family Dollar Headquarters (4.5 miles)
- Harris Teeter Headquarters (3 miles)