Comfortable Accommodations near NAS Pax River
The Country Inn & Suites provides comfortable and affordable accommodations
that are just minutes from the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and the Patuxent River Naval Air Museum. If you want to explore the great outdoors, book a tee time at the Chesapeake Hills Golf Course or go hiking, fishing and biking at the Calvert Cliffs State Park. Visit Solomons Island to browse antique stores and dine in unique restaurants, or head to Sotterley Plantation to meander the stunning, manicured gardens. The hotel is conveniently located in the First Colony Center, so you can shop for any items you may have left behind while packing. Be sure to visit these top area attractions:
- Calvert Cliffs State Park
Spend a day hiking more than 13 miles of trails, fishing, exploring the marshland and picnicking at this beautiful state park.
Phone: +1 (301) 743-7613
- Calvert Marine Museum
At the Calvert Marine Museum, you can watch river otters play, visit the woodcarving shop and tour the Drum Point Lighthouse.
Phone: +1 (410) 326-2042
- Chesapeake Hills Golf Course
Chesapeake Hills Golf Course boasts stunning scenery, Bermuda grass fairways and an excellent clubhouse restaurant.
Phone: +1 (410) 326-4653
- First Colony Center (the hotel is located inside the plaza)
If you need anything during your stay, stop by this shopping center with a Target, a BJ’s, a Ross, an Old Navy and more.
- Greenwell State Park
Located on the shores of the Patuxent River, Greenwell State Park is the perfect place to swim, hike, fish, picnic and bike.
Phone: +1 (301) 872-5688
- Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)
The Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) is a valuable training center and home to the U.S. Naval Test Pilot School.
Phone: +1 (301) 757-1487
- Patuxent River Naval Air Museum
The Patuxent River Naval Air Museum boasts a stunning collection of manned and unmanned aircraft as well as displays on the latest aviation technology.
Phone: +1 (301) 863-1900
- Point Lookout Lighthouse
You won’t want to miss this historic lighthouse, which was originally built in 1825 and is said to be haunted by its first keeper, Ann Davis.
Phone: +1 (301) 684-3704
- Point Lookout State Park
In addition to offering picturesque landscapes, a picnic area and a playground, Point Lookout State Park is a historic Civil War site.
Phone: +1 (301) 872-5688
- Solomons Island
Visit Solomons Island, where you can charter boats, shop at unique boutiques, browse galleries and dine in great restaurants.
- Sotterley Plantation
Take a self-guided tour of this 1700s plantation, where you can see the historic house, browse the manicured gardens and visit the museum.
Phone: +1 (301) 373-2280