Stay Close to Fort Benning and Columbus Attractions
Situated close to I-185 and Highway 80, the Country Inn & Suites hotel in Columbus, Georgia provides easy access to Fort Benning and the surrounding area. Kids of all ages love the high-tech, interactive exhibits at the Coca-Cola Space Science Center, and the Confederate Naval War Museum provides a chance to see history up close. If you want to spend some time in the great outdoors, wander along a 15-mile path at the Chattahoochee Riverwalk or explore the beauty found at the Columbus Botanical Gardens. When you book your room or suite at the Country Inn & Suites in Columbus, you can enjoy the convenience that comes from staying less than 10 miles from all of these entertaining attractions. Find the following attractions just a short drive from the hotel:
- Columbus Botanical Gardens (2 miles)
Take a stroll through the natural beauty of this 22-acre botanical garden and learn about local history and horticulture.
Phone: +1 (706) 327-8400
- Coca-Cola Space Science Center (3 miles)
With telescopes, a planetarium and seven flight simulators, this interactive museum offers an exciting look into space and science that’s sure to thrill kids and kids-at-heart.
Phone: +1 (706) 649-1470
- Columbus State University (3 miles)
CSU boasts impressive academic offerings with 46 undergraduate and 42 graduate degree programs. As home to more than 8,000 students, the university is an integral part of the Columbus community and culture.
Phone: +1 (706) 507-8800
- Chattahoochee Riverwalk (5 miles)
Enjoy the great outdoors with a walk or run along the beautiful trails at the Chattahoochee Riverwalk.
Phone: +1 (706) 322-3181
- Springer Opera House (5 miles)
Experience exhilarating culture and art through the musical and theatrical performances at the historic Springer Opera House, a Columbus-area fixture since 1871.
Phone: +1 (706) 327-3688
- Confederate Naval War Museum (6.2 miles)
Visit the Confederate Naval War Museum to view the largest surviving Confederate warship and learn about the role that the Northern and Southern naval service members played during the Civil War.
Phone: +1 (706) 327-9798
- Columbus Civic Center (6.4 miles)
With a capacity of 10,000 seats, the Columbus Civic Center is home to sporting events, comedy shows, concerts and more.
Phone: +1 (706) 653-4472