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5000 New Country Drive
Hixson,  TN  37343  USA
LAT: 35.120479 LONG: -85.24081
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+1 (800) 830-5222 (US/Canada Toll-free)

Telephone: +1 (423) 308-2333 Fax: +1 (423) 308-2330


Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Chattanooga North at Highway 153, TN

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Chattanooga Aquarium and More near Hotel’s Location

Chattanooga is known as the Scenic City, and with its surrounding mountains, caverns and rivers, it’s not hard to see why! Explore the best of the city from the Country Inn & Suites, just a few miles north of downtown Chattanooga. The Tennessee Aquarium, eight miles from the hotel’s location, is home to more than 12,000 fish, birds, reptiles and mammals and also includes a butterfly garden and an IMAX theater. Tour the Tennessee River from the decks of the Southern Belle steamboat, or take on the whitewater rapids of the Ocoee. Take the family to a Chattanooga Lookouts baseball game, and don’t miss the breathtaking underground Ruby Falls.

Explore the following attractions:

  • Chattanooga Lookouts (7.8 miles)
    Experience all the fun of a minor league baseball game at the AT&T Field. The Chattanooga Lookouts are an AA affiliate of the Minnesota Twins.
    Phone: +1 (423) 267-2208
  • Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park (19.7 miles)
    Experience American history as you explore the well-preserved battleground of some of the most significant battles of the US Civil War.
    Phone: +1 (706) 866-9241
  • Creative Discovery Museum (7.9 miles)
    This fun and colorful children’s museum combines music, art, science and health in a hands-on environment.
    Phone: +1 (423) 756-2738
  • Lake Winnepesaukah (17 miles)
    Escape to “Lake Winnie,” a family amusement park featuring thrill rides and roller coasters, the “Soak Ya” water park, kid-friendly rides and a variety of carnival-style games.
    Phone: +1 (706) 866-5681
  • Ocoee River (43.3 miles)
    Find your adventure on one of America’s Top Ten Rivers for whitewater rafting. You can also try your hand at rock climbing, rappelling, paintball or the 50-foot Alpine Tower.
    Phone: +1 (800) 627-7636
  • Ruby Falls (13 miles)
    These beautiful caverns, complete with an underground waterfall, are a must-see in the Chattanooga area.
    Phone: +1 (423) 821-2544
  • Southern Belle (6 miles)
    Tour the scenic Tennessee River from this 450-passenger steamboat. Enjoy a premium lunch or dinner while aboard, or sip a glass of wine while watching the sunset.
    Phone: +1 (423) 266-4488
  • Tennessee Aquarium (7.8 miles)
    This popular aquarium is home to a diverse array of animals, including sharks, seahorses, river otters, exotic birds and penguins.
    Phone: +1 (800) 262-0695

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Directions to the Country Inn & Suites:

  • From I-75, take the exit on Hwy 153 N (exit #4). Continue seven miles to Hamill Rd and take a left. Take the first left and proceed to the hotel.
  • From I-24, proceed to I-75 N and follow the directions above.
  • From Hwy 27, take Hwy 153 S. Continue eight miles to Hamill Rd and take a right. Take the first left and proceed to the hotel.