Stay near Christiana Mall and the University of Delaware
The Country Inn & Suites, Newark, DE boasts a convenient location off I-95 that puts you close to the area’s top attractions. Head out for a day of tax-free shopping at Christiana Mall, hit the links at the Deerfield golf course, or plan a family picnic at beautiful Iron Hill Park. You can visit your favorite student at the University of Delaware or get front-row seats to exciting Thoroughbred racing at Delaware Park. Looking for family-friendly things to do? Head to the Iron Hill Science Center for hands-on fun the little ones will love.
Shopping and Entertainment:
- Christiana Mall (1.7 miles)
Treat yourself to fashionable finds at Nordstrom, eat at popular restaurants like The Cheesecake Factory or catch the latest flick on the big screen at this nearby galleria. Don’t forget that Delaware shoppers enjoy tax-free purchases!
Phone: +1 (302) 731-9815
- Delaware Park (2.8 miles)
This nearby casino offers slot machines, table games and live Thoroughbred racing for guests to test their luck. Afterward, practice your shot on the 18-hole golf course or enjoy a delectable meal at one of the restaurants located on site.
Phone: +1 (800) 41-SLOTS (417-5687)
- The Patriot Ice Center (5.6 miles)
Lace up your skates and take to the ice or sit back and cheer on the Delaware Ducks at this expansive skating center.
Phone: +1 (302) 266-0777
- Chapel Street Players (5.9 miles)
Comedies, dramas, romances and mysteries have graced the stage of this community theater for 80 years. Be sure to check the website for upcoming performances and ticket information.
Phone: +1 (302) 368-2248
Golf and Outdoor Fun:
- Deerfield (6.9 miles)
Sling your clubs in the car and head over to this 18-hole public golf course situated beside the scenic woods of White Clay Creek State Park.
Phone: +1 (302) 368-6640
- Iron Hill Park (8 miles)
Take in the great outdoors from the scenic hiking and biking trails that weave through Iron Hill Park. Rather hang low? Pack a Frisbee and a picnic for a low-key cookout with the family.
Phone: +1 (302) 395-5606
- White Clay Creek State Park (8.6 miles)
Explore 37 miles of hiking trails with your loved ones or cool off in the sparkling streams at this relaxing state park. If you visit in the winter, be sure to bring your sled or cross-country skis for a snow-filled adventure.
Phone: +1 (302) 368-6900
Museums and Education:
- Hale-Byrnes House (1.5 miles)
When you tour this building, located on the National Register of Historic Places, you will be in the same room where George Washington held a Council of War in 1777 before the Battle of Brandywine.
Phone: +1 (302) 998-3792
- University of Delaware (8 miles)
Join more than 22,000 fans in cheering on the Fightin’ Blue Hens as they take on their opponents, or enjoy a campus tour of the state’s largest university.
Phone: +1 (302) 831-2792
- Iron Hill Science Center (8.1 miles)
This fun, interactive science museum includes the Please Touch Wall, the Fossils of Delaware exhibit and a large taxidermy collection.
Phone: +1 (302) 368-5703
The Country Inn & Suites, Newark, DE is located on Route 58-West/1024 Old Churchmans Road, off Interstate 95 at Exit 4-B or Route 1 at Exit 166.