Less than 10 minutes from downtown, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Grand Rapids East, MI places you near sites like Meijer Gardens and DeVos Place Convention Center. During your stay, take a culinary tour of Grand Rapids, known for its local breweries and diverse cuisine. Sports fans love our location near Van Andel Arena as well as Cornerstone University and other schools. Enjoy the hotel’s free high-speed Internet access and complimentary, hot breakfast during your visit to Grand Rapids.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
Leisure and business travelers alike appreciate our hotel’s relaxing hot tub and indoor pool. Enjoy these amenities and services:
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Our Rooms & Suites
After attending a wedding at nearby Cascade Hills or following the Grand Rapids Food Trail, kick back in your guest room or suite before drifting off to sleep in premium bedding. Visiting sports teams can reserve a block of rooms and receive special amenities like one-time complimentary use of our laundry facility. Standard room amenities include:
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Where to Eat While You’re Here
Start your day with the hotel’s complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast, which includes fresh fruit, and biscuits and gravy. Sample creative flavors and craft beer at Gravity Taphouse Grille, located beside the hotel, or try other nearby restaurants like Fuji Yama Asian Bistro and the Twisted Rooster, each less than two miles away.
Things to Do in Grand Rapids
Watch tomorrow’s stars at the Van Andel Arena, home of minor league hockey as well as the city’s best concerts. Attend a conference at DeVos Place, a premier convention center in Grand Rapids less than five miles from the hotel. Explore these attractions as well:
Craft Breweries – Known as Beer City, Grand Rapids is home to more breweries per square mile than anywhere else on the planet. Tour more than 40 breweries on the Beer City Ale Trail, including the B.O.B. and Founders Brewery, and taste one-of-a-kind brews. Come to Grand Rapids for the beer, but stay for the world-class cuisine, which has made the city a culinary hotspot.
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park – One of the most-visited art museums in the world, Meijer Gardens is just a block from the hotel. Admire a Picasso or Degas before heading outside to the sculpture collection, nestled among 30 acres of pristine gardens. Be sure to have lunch at Taste of the Gardens Café, a work of art itself.
Grand Rapids Public Museum – Ride a restored carousel from 1928, reach for the stars at the planetarium, and peruse the curious collections of the Grand Rapids Public Museum, just a seven-minute drive from the hotel.
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Groups & Meetings
Plan your next event at the Country Inn & Suites, Grand Rapids East with our well-equipped meeting facilities and helpful staff. Cascade Hills Country Club, just four minutes away, hosts weddings and other special occasions, making our hotel the ideal place to prepare for the big day, host overnight guests or plan a reception.
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