Get to Clemson Tailgating Within Minutes
Because the Country Inn & Suites in Anderson, SC sits about 10 miles from Clemson University, you can enjoy a short drive to the game or the botanical gardens on campus. We are also just minutes from the shores of Lake Hartwell, a 56,000-acre reservoir, making our hotel a great base for boaters, fishers and water skiers. Anderson University, a Christian school of more than 3,000 students, is a short drive away. In town on business? We put you near numerous corporate offices, such as Bosch, Duke Energy and Michelin, as well as a number of things to do during your downtime, including golfing at some of the Upstate’s finest courses.
- Anderson University (7.6 miles)
Called one of the top universities in the South by U.S. News and World Report, Anderson University hosts a vibrant athletics program, graduate studies and performing artists.
Phone: +1 (864) 231-2000
- Clemson University (10.7 miles)
Take a campus tour, cheer on the Tigers or hunt for your professional development classroom at this 17,000-acre land-grant university.
Phone: +1 (864) 656-3311
- Lake Hartwell State Park (19.5 miles)
This scenic park on the shores of Lake Hartwell is ideal for boating, hiking and fishing. There’s also a basketball court and a walking trail.
Phone: +1 (864) 972-3352
- South Carolina Botanical Garden (10.8 miles)
Stroll through 295 acres of some of Mother Nature’s best landscapes. You can visit the historic Hanover House or the learning center while you are there.
Phone: +1 (864) 656-3405
Shopping and Dining
- Pendleton (7.4 miles)
Antiquing, dining, shopping and worshiping are all happening in downtown Pendleton, a historic town packed with Southern charm.
Phone: +1 (864) 646-9409
- Portman Marina (7.8 miles)
You can launch your boat at South Carolina’s largest inland marina, just 15 minutes from our hotel. Take advantage of the marina’s great dining options right on Lake Hartwell.
Phone: +1 (864) 287-3211
Driving directions from Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP):
- Follow signs for I-85 S and continue south for approximately 38 miles.
- Take Exit 19B and merge onto Clemson Hwy/SC-28 W/US-76 W toward Clemson.
- Turn right at Interstate Boulevard; the hotel will be on your right.