Proximity to Texas A&M, Hospitals and Family Attractions
Families visiting the Texas A&M campus to see students or cheer on the Aggies are only about three miles away when they stay at the Country Inn & Suites. Other hotspots in College Station include the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum and the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History. If you brought the kids, Grand Station Entertainment and the Children’s Museum of the Brazos Valley may top your list of activities, along with the trails and fish ponds at Central Park. Our location also provides convenient accommodations for guests visiting loved ones in a number of local hospitals.
Add these local attractions to your schedule:
- Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History (4.2 miles)
View over 22,000 natural history artifacts, mostly from Texas and from the Brazos River Watershed. You and your family can explore 9,400 square feet of interactive exhibits at Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History which includes a Discovery Room to see live snakes, scorpions, turtles and other fascinating creatures.
Phone: +1 (979) 776-2195
- George Bush Presidential Library and Museum (5 miles)
One of the top attractions in the state, this museum explores the life and legacy of our 41st President, George H.W. Bush. Admission includes an audio wand for the audio tour and guests are welcomed to take photos throughout the facility.
Phone: +1 (979) 691-4000
- Grand Station Entertainment (0.3 miles)
Fun awaits you and your family at Grand Station. Picture 40 lanes of bowling, mini golf and arcade games under one roof. Oh yeah, there’s also a sports bar and a two-story laser tag arena that is the largest in the state. Phone: +1 (979) 696-1100
- Messina Hof Winery (10 miles)
Named for the family origins of Messina, Sicily and Hof, Germany, this family-owned winery produces over 130,000 gallons of wine annually. Take a tour, indulge in wine tasting, and then pick up a bottle of wine or two to take home.
Phone: +1 (800) 736-9463
- Post Oak Mall (1 mile)
Shop to your heart’s content at Post Oak Mall. The sprawling shopping center is home to several popular retailers like Bealls, Macy’s, Dillard’s, Forever 21 and Old Navy.
Phone: +1 (979) 764-0060
- TEEX Brayton Fire Training Field (6.2 miles)
Saving lives is the mission of TEEX. This remarkable 297-acre facility trains over 45,000 emergency responders from around the world in important fields like firefighting, search and rescue, and emergency medical services.
Phone: +1 (866) 878-8900
- Texas A&M University (3.1 miles)
This top-rated university was the state’s first public institution of higher learning, founded in 1876. Home to more than 59,000 students and 20 varsity sports, Texas A&M is famous for its research ties to the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health and NASA.
Phone: +1 (979) 845-3211
- Texas A&M University Athletics (3.5 miles)
Cheer for the Aggies as a fabled “12th Man” during more than 16 NCAA Division I sports. Visit the Web site for tickets and scheduling information.
Phone: +1 (888) 992-4443
- Easterwood Airport
Easterwood Airport is the primary transportation hub for Texas A&M students, faculty and staff. Our hotel features a free shuttle to and from the airport on weekdays.
Phone: +1 (979) 775-9900