Bring Your Group to Visit Top Gulf Coast Attractions
With a stay at the Country Inn & Suites, you can walk to some of Corpus Christi’s most popular shopping outlets
and enjoy convenience to local beaches. Browse the racks at Moore Plaza and La Palmera mall, or take an afternoon to discover more about the Gulf of Mexico at the Texas State Aquarium. If you’re a history buff, the USS Lexington museum gives visitors the chance to learn about U.S. naval history aboard a retired aircraft carrier. We also happen to be within easy driving distance of Naval Air Station Corpus Christi
. Looking to infuse your stay with a little local flavor? Head out to Bob Hall Pier and pick up some fishing tips from local anglers.Family Fun
- Texas State Aquarium (11.8 miles)
This interactive aquarium provides a fun-filled, educational experience as you find out about wildlife living in the Gulf of Mexico. Wander through 12 separate exhibit areas, and be sure to visit the splash park and touch pools.
Phone: +1 (361) 881-1230
- Beaches on North Padre Island (15 miles)
Offering more than 65 miles of stunning shoreline, North Padre Island draws visitors from around the country for its combination of natural beauty and saltwater fun. Our hotel is also within easy reach of many other great beaches.
- Bob Hall Pier (15.7 miles)
Located on North Padre Island, this 1,200-foot-long pier is the perfect spot to buy some bait and tackle and join the local fishers.
Phone: +1 (361) 949-0499
- Alamo Drafthouse Cinema (4.1 miles)
Just a short drive south of the hotel, the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema combines an impressive food and drink menu with the latest Hollywood flicks. Treat your whole family to dinner and a movie!
Phone: +1 (361) 808-4824
- American Bank Center (9.9 miles)
The American Bank Center is Corpus Christi’s premier events center, boasting a 10,000-seat arena, the Selena Auditorium and an expansive convention center. Check the schedule for conferences, exhibitions, sporting events and concerts throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (361) 826-4700
Museums and Gardens
- South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center (4.7 miles)
At this nature center, you can take a whimsical tour of the children’s garden, see hummingbirds flit between plants in the hummingbird garden, or marvel at more than 2,000 orchids in the Orchid House.
Phone: +1 (361) 852-2100
- The Selena Museum (9.5 miles)
A celebratory look at the legendary life and career of Mexican-American singer-songwriter Selena, this museum is one of the top tourist attractions near the hotel. Take a look at Selena’s life through exhibits that include her stage outfits, her awards and even her red Porsche.
Phone: +1 (361) 289-9013
- USS Lexington (11.6 miles)
Commissioned in 1943, the “Blue Ghost” served from the World War II era until she was decommissioned in 1991. This record-setting carrier now acts as an interactive museum.
Phone: +1 (361) 888-4873