Stay Close to Texas A&M and Nearby Hospitals
Families visiting the Texas A&M campus to see students or cheer on the Aggies are just over three miles away when they stay at the Country Inn & Suites. History buffs love visiting the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum and the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History for an afternoon of educational fun. If you brought the kids, Grand Station Entertainment and The Children’s Museum of the Brazos Valley are must-see activities, along with the trails and fish ponds at Stephen C. Beachy Central Park. Our location also provides a convenient home base for guests visiting loved ones in a number of local hospitals.
History and Education
- Texas A&M University (3.3 miles)
This top-rated university was the state’s first public institution of higher learning, founded in 1876. Home to more than 66,000 students and 20 varsity sports, Texas A&M is famous for its research ties to the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health and NASA.
Phone: +1 (979) 845-3211
- Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History (4.2 miles)
View more than 22,000 artifacts on display at this museum of natural history. Be sure to stop by the interactive exhibits, which include a Discovery Room to see live snakes, scorpions, turtles and other fascinating creatures.
Phone: +1 (979) 776-2195
- George Bush Presidential Library and Museum (6.5 miles)
One of the top attractions in the state, this museum explores the life and legacy of our 41st president, George H.W. Bush. Admission includes an audio wand for the tour, and guests are welcome to take photos throughout the facility.
Phone: +1 (979) 691-4000
Shopping and Entertainment
- Grand Station Entertainment (0.3 miles)
Fun awaits you and your family at Grand Station Entertainment. Picture mini golf, 40 lanes of bowling, laser tag and arcade games under one roof. When you’ve worked up an appetite, grab some food and drinks at one of two on-site restaurants.
Phone: +1 (979) 696-1100
- Post Oak Mall (1.6 miles)
Shop to your heart’s content at Post Oak Mall. The sprawling shopping center is home to many popular retailers like Macy’s, Dillard’s and Forever 21.
Phone: +1 (979) 764-0060
- Texas A&M University Athletics (3.8 miles)
Cheer for the Aggies in 20 different NCAA Division I sports. Visit the website for tickets and scheduling information.
Phone: +1 (888) 992-4443
- Messina Hof Winery (8.2 miles)
This family-owned winery produces over 130,000 gallons of wine annually. Take a tour, indulge in a wine tasting, and then choose a bottle or two to take home.
Phone: +1 (800) 736-9463
- TEEX Brayton Fire Training Field (6.6 miles)
This remarkable 297-acre facility trains over 45,000 emergency responders from around the world in important fields like firefighting, search and rescue, and emergency medical services.
Phone: +1 (866) 878-8900
- Easterwood Airport (7.4 miles)
Easterwood Airport is the primary transportation hub for Texas A&M students, faculty and staff.
Phone: +1 (979) 775-9900