Family-friendly Hotel near Fresno Chaffee Zoo
During your stay at the Country Inn & Suites, set out to a Fresno-area attraction that every member of your group is sure to love, from the stunning Forestiere Underground Gardens to the Fresno Chaffee Zoo. Our hotel is less than two miles from great deals at River Park and only two and a half miles from Bulldog athletic events at Fresno State. For an easy and unforgettable day trip, pack a picnic and see the stunning sequoia trees at Yosemite National Park. When you have to leave, make the easy 13-minute commute to Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT) for a convenient flight to your next destination.
- Forestiere Underground Gardens (6.6 miles)
More than a century old, these Mediterranean gardens have been family owned since they were designed and built by the self-taught craftsman Baldassare Forestiere of Sicily. The three levels of gardens and courtyards are sure to take your breath away.
Phone: +1 (559) 271-0734
- The Fresno Discovery Center (7.2 miles)
Watch your children find the fun in learning when they experience this hands-on, interactive museum that aims to spark their curiosity in the sciences.
Phone: +1 (559) 251-5533
- Fresno Chaffee Zoo (8.9 miles)
Soak up the California sun while your kids play paleontologist at the Dino Dig, pet the sheep at the Valley Farm and feed a stingray at Stingray Bay.
Phone: +1 (559) 498-5910
- Yosemite National Park (60 miles)
With ancient sequoia trees, magnificent waterfalls and more than 800 miles of trails, this national treasure is a can’t-miss destination for lovers of the great outdoors.
Phone: +1 (209) 372-0200
- River Park (2.1 miles)
From fresh outfits to fine fragrances, River Park has the perfect retail outlet for your needs. If you work up an appetite, stop by one of several on-site eateries.
Phone: +1 (559) 437-4855
- Fresno State Winery (2.9 miles)
While you are in town, be sure to stop by the Fresno State Winery to sample some of California’s finest wines.
Phone: +1 (559) 278-9463
Arts and Entertainment
- Save Mart Center (4 miles)
This multimillion-dollar facility is one of the area's top spots for sporting events and blockbuster concert performances.
Phone: +1 (559) 347-3200
- The Tower Theatre for the Performing Arts (5.6 miles)
Featuring comedy acts, lectures and live music, The Tower Theatre for the Performing Arts has been a local legend since its opening in 1939.
Phone: +1 (559) 485-9050
Local Services and Universities
- Fresno Surgical Hospital (0.2 miles)
Named a “Top Performer Hospital” by The Joint Commission, Fresno Surgical Hospital provides patients with advanced treatment and quality care.
Phone: +1 (559) 431-8000
- California State University, Fresno (2.5 miles)
Part of the California State University system, Fresno State has a beautiful campus that is home to more than 25,000 students and Bulldog athletic events.
Phone: +1 (559) 278-4240
- Fresno Yosemite International Airport (8.4 miles)
Called Hammer Airfield when the U.S. Army Air Force used it during WWII, this airport is the closest airfield to Yosemite National Park with regularly scheduled passenger service.
Phone: +1 (800) 244-2359