Explore Fort Yargo State Park from Our Braselton Hotel
Looking for the best things to do in greater Atlanta? Make the Country Inn & Suites, Braselton, GA your home base for exploring attractions like Fort Yargo State Park or the winery at Château Élan. Our hotel is conveniently located off I-85 for easy commutes south into downtown Atlanta or north to the Tanger Outlets in Commerce. You can go boating and fishing at Lake Lanier or take colleagues for a round of 18 at Château Élan Golf Club. Attending a Bulldogs football game? Our hotel offers comfortable accommodations about 30 miles from the University of Georgia.
- Margaritaville at Lanier Islands (16.6 miles)
Kids of all ages are sure to love this water park filled with places to lounge, plus exciting attractions like a zip line, a wave pool, the Raging River and several waterslides.
Phone: +1 (678) 304-3120
- Shields-Ethridge Heritage Farm (16.7 miles)
Take a tour to learn more about farming in northeastern Georgia at this outdoor agricultural museum. Covering more than 152 acres, the property is home to a restored two-story schoolhouse and a farmhouse.
Phone: +1 (706) 367-2949
- Mall of Georgia (12.4 miles)
From Marlow’s Tavern and Regal Cinemas 20 & IMAX to Apple, Michael Kors and Macy’s, this immense retail complex has enough dining, entertainment and shopping to keep you busy for hours.
Phone: +1 (678) 482-8788
- Tanger Outlets (24 miles)
With more than 70 retail outlets, this discount shopping center has something for every member of the family. Browse for deals at stores like Fossil, Gap, Bass Factory Outlet, H&M and Nike Factory Store.
Phone: +1 (706) 335-3354
Sports and Recreation:
- Château Élan Golf (4 miles)
The Château Élan golf course boasts 63 championship holes that provide a challenge for golfers of all skill levels. After your game, head to the resort’s European-style spa for a soothing massage.
Phone: +1 (678) 425-6050
- Road Atlanta (7 miles)
At Road Atlanta, you can watch a thrilling Petit Le Mans or AMA motorcycle race. Check the schedule to choose the race format that interests you most.
Phone: +1 (770) 967-6143
- Atlanta Dragway (25 miles)
Formerly an airport, the Atlanta Dragway is now an NHRA-sanctioned track. Watch NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events, and don’t miss the Summit Racing Equipment Southern Nationals.
Phone: +1 (706) 335-2301
- Fort Yargo State Park (12 miles)
Spend some time exploring the more than 20 acres of trails that surround a beautiful 260-acre lake at this park. You can also rent boats, kayaks and canoes seasonally.
Phone: +1 (770) 867-3489
- Lake Lanier (14 miles)
From boating and swimming to beach lounging and water sports, Lake Lanier offers a day filled with outdoor activities.
Phone: +1 (770) 536-5209
Other Nearby Points of Interest:
- Château Élan Winery (1.2 miles)
For a fun outing with friends or colleagues, take a guided tour at this local winery. While you’re there, sample a variety of muscadine wines and other vintages from the on-site vineyards.
Phone: +1 (678) 425-0900
- University of Georgia (32 miles)
Visit this top-ranked college to cheer on the Bulldogs sports teams. You can also tour the Georgia Museum of Art, the observatory or the State Botanical Garden of Georgia.
Phone: +1 (706) 542-3000