Discover Doswell from Our Hotel near Kings Dominion
For your next family vacation, book a comfortable stay just across the street from Kings Dominion at the Country Inn & Suites, Doswell, VA. After the kids have gotten their fill of heart-pounding roller coasters, mix in some educational adventures by visiting the nearby Virginia Museum of Fine Arts or the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia. At Three Lakes Park & Nature Center, kids and parents can stand side by side to learn about local wildlife and see various aquatic animals. Want to fit in a relaxing afternoon of retail therapy? Make the half-hour drive to downtown Richmond or hunt for bargains at Short Pump Town Center.
Set aside some time to enjoy these nearby attractions:
- Kings Dominion (across the street)
Thanks to our free shuttle service leaving every half hour, you can enjoy a fun day at Kings Dominion without worrying about parking. Plot out your roller coaster route and enjoy more than 60 rides, plus Safari Village and Planet Snoopy for younger kids.
Phone: +1 (804) 876-5000
- The Meadow Event Park (1.5 miles)
Home to the State Fair of Virginia, The Meadow Event Park has a full calendar of horse shows and special events throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (804) 994-2800
- Hanover Country Club (6 miles)
Get in a round of golf at this 18-hole bent grass course, and then enjoy a refreshing dip in the sparkling pool. The club offers tennis courts as well.
Phone: +1 (804) 798-8381
- Hanover Tavern (7.7 miles)
Visit this 200-year-old restored tavern for outdoor dining, live theater performances and seasonal events.
Phone: +1 (804) 537-5050
- Bass Pro Shops (10 miles)
Stock up on hunting and fishing gear, outdoor wear and camping supplies at Bass Pro Shops. An on-site restaurant is a great place to recharge after shopping.
Phone: +1 (804) 496-4700
- Green Top (11.5 miles)
Find all the equipment you need for hunting, fishing, archery, boating and more at Green Top.
Phone: +1 (804) 550-2188
- Virginia Sports Complex (12 miles)
Hone your baseball swing at Virginia Sports Complex, home to batting cages, an indoor turf field and eight outdoor fields.
Phone: +1 (804) 448-1520
- Center of the Universe Brewing Co. (13 miles)
With so many options for quality craft beers and ales, you'll be tempted to try more than one at this brewery, located in the heart of central Virginia.
Phone: +1 (804) 368-0299
- Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden (18.4 miles)
Take a relaxing stroll through more than 40 acres of beautifully manicured landscape. The Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden is open all year long and features a children's garden, a rose garden, a garden of medicinal plants and more.
Phone: +1 (804) 262-9887
- Three Lakes Park & Nature Center (19.5 miles)
Become a scientist and adventurer for a day as you learn about local wildlife and stare into the eyes of some of the aquatic creatures that live in the 50,000-gallon aquarium at this local attraction. Be sure to spend some time outside on walking trails that pass by animals in a variety of ecosystems.
Phone: +1 (804) 262-5055
- Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia (22.4 miles)
Featuring work by Sam Gillam, John Biggers and P.H. Polk, as well as Bill "Bojangles" Robinson's tap shoes, this museum chronicles the achievements of famous people of color from Virginia.
Phone: +1 (804) 780-9093
- Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (23.1 miles)
Contemplate some of the world's greatest artworks at this museum housing more than 33,000 works from nearly every major world culture. Ask a docent about how to find your favorite artist and discover paintings by masters like Degas, Goya, Monet and Renoir.
Phone: +1 (804) 340-1400
- Downtown Richmond (25.0 miles)
Take a day trip to Virginia's capital for dining, shopping, a concert or other featured events.
- Short Pump Town Center (28.9 miles)
Find deals from your favorite stores at Short Pump Town Center. This mall hosts more than 130 stores and restaurants, featuring popular retailers like Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Macy's and J.Crew.
Phone: +1 (804) 360-1700