Go Shopping or Hike at the Indian Creek Nature Center
Easily commute to the area’s best attractions, like Paramount Theatre and the U.S. Cellular Center, when you book your stay at the Country Inn & Suites, located in the heart of the Cedar Rapids business district. Get your heart pumping with a hike on the Cedar Rapids Trail or one of the trails at the Indian Creek Nature Center. For cultural perspective, visit the African American Museum of Iowa or the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library, just five miles away.
Museums and History
- African American Museum of Iowa (5 miles)
Trace the lines of African American history to learn about slavery, the Underground Railroad, the Civil Rights movement and the enduring struggle for equality at this insightful museum.
Phone: +1 (319) 862-2101
- Brucemore (3 miles)
While you tour this 1880s mansion, the state’s only National Trust Historic Site, be on the lookout for the ghost of Carolina Sinclair, one of the estate’s original owners.
Phone: +1 (319) 362-7375
- Cedar Rapids Museum of Art (4.5 miles)
Established in 1905, this art museum features rotating exhibitions as well as impressive permanent collections by Jun Kaneko, Grant Wood, Marvin Cone and more.
Phone: +1 (319) 366-7503
- National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library (5 miles)
See artifacts that honor Czech and Slovak immigrants and their contributions to American life, and ponder artwork by world-renowned artists.
Phone: +1 (319) 362-8500
- Paramount Theatre (4.5 miles)
This 1,690-seat theater was built in the 1920s to host movies and vaudeville shows. Today, it’s a historic structure that is home to Orchestra Iowa and numerous forms of entertainment.
Phone: +1 (319) 366-8203
- Cedar River Trail (next to the hotel)
The north section of the Cedar River Trail extends from downtown to Hiawatha, measuring nearly 13 miles in all. Hop on the trail just beside the hotel.
Phone: +1 (319) 892-4650
- Indian Creek Nature Center (10 miles)
Go birdwatching, hiking or picnicking in the preserved ecological regions at Indian Creek Nature Center, or attend a public program in the center’s new Amazing Space.
Phone: +1 (319) 362-0664
Other Points of Interest
- Business District (0.2 miles)
Corporate travelers appreciate our hotel’s location in the heart of the business district, providing proximity to employers such as Rockwell Collins.
- The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) (10 miles)
Fly to Detroit, Orlando or Los Angeles from The Eastern Iowa Airport, located just 10 minutes from the hotel.
Phone: +1 (319) 362-8336
- Lindale Mall (0.5 miles)
Shop at more than 100 stores at Lindale Mall, which also features an eclectic food court and dine-in restaurants. Bring a friend for a game of laser tag at Planet X.
Phone: +1 (319) 393-9393
- Rockwell Collins Headquarters (0.2 miles)
Rockwell Collins is an aerospace electronics company that employs 19,000 people worldwide.
Phone: +1 (319) 295-1000
- U.S. Cellular Center (4.5 miles)
The second-largest convention center in Iowa, the U.S. Cellular Center is home to the Cedar Rapids Titans football team and the Cedar Rapids Rampage soccer team.
Phone: +1 (319) 398-5211
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