Find Commerce and Culture near Our Columbus Hotel
Whether you want to admire the natural beauty of Cooper Creek Park or stargaze at the Coca-Cola Space Science Center planetarium, the Country Inn & Suites offers easy access to the most popular things to do in Columbus, GA. Our location just off I-185 offers quick commutes to Columbus State University and Columbus Airport (CSG), both less than five miles away. You can also easily reach Fort Benning to visit loved ones or attend graduation. Add a memorable touch to your visit by catching a show at the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts or the Springer Theatre.
Arts and Entertainment
- AMC Columbus Park 15 (2.4 miles)
Treat yourself to buttery popcorn and the latest Hollywood blockbusters at this movie theater that even features an on-site bar.
Phone: +1 (706) 571-0858
- RiverCenter for the Performing Arts (8.5 miles)
As the home of the Columbus Symphony Orchestra, the Youth Orchestra of Greater Columbus and the Columbus Ballet, this stunning performance hall is committed to the local art scene, while also hosting world-renowned musicians and comedy acts.
Phone: +1 (706) 256-3612
- Springer Theatre (9.3 miles)
Built in 1871, the Springer Opera House once hosted legendary performances by icons like Buffalo Bill and Oscar Wilde and now provides a home for Springer Theatre. Stop by to see a touring Broadway musical or local theatrical production.
Phone: +1 (706) 327-3688
Education and Museums
- Columbus State University (5 miles)
Take a campus tour or cheer on the Cougars sports teams at this vibrant university known for its programs in education, business, nursing and the arts.
Phone: +1 (706) 507-8800
- The Columbus Museum (8.9 miles)
Learn about the history of the Chattahoochee Valley through artwork and historical artifacts, and then step outside to stroll through the natural beauty of the Bradley Olmsted Garden.
Phone: +1 (706) 748-2562
- Coca-Cola Space Science Center (10 miles)
Whether you gaze at the stars in the observatory or marvel at the 360-degree screen in the Omnisphere Theater, you’re sure to find yourself entranced by the interplanetary fun of this cutting-edge science center.
Phone: +1 (706) 649-1470
- National Infantry Museum & Soldier Center (13.8 miles)
Visit this 190,000-square-foot museum to view one of the world’s largest collections of military artifacts, with items gathered from the Revolutionary War to the present. This award-winning museum at the Fort Benning base provides an enthralling array of immersive exhibits and educational presentations.
Phone: +1 (706) 685-5800
- Cooper Creek Park (6.5 miles)
Perfect for a full day of family activities, Cooper Creek Park invites visitors to enjoy picnic areas, sports fields, playgrounds and fitness trails.
Phone: +1 (706) 317-4186
- Callaway Gardens (31.3 miles)
Outdoor enthusiasts love visiting Callaway Gardens, which features 2,500 acres where you can improve your golf game, spend the afternoon fishing or take a leisurely stroll on one of several fitness trails.
Phone: +1 (800) 852-3810
- Columbus Park Crossing (2.4 miles)
This local shopping venue features multiple restaurants, a movie theater, and anchor stores like Sears, Kohl’s and Barnes & Noble.
Phone: +1 (404) 307-4620
- Peachtree Mall (5 miles)
Visit this popular mall to browse more than 100 specialty stores that carry everything from apparel and shoes to books and jewelry.
Phone: +1 (706) 327-1578