The Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Lansing, MI is ideally situated near both I-496 and I-69, making it a great place to stop when exploring central Michigan. We are less than 15 minutes from both the East Lansing Amtrak station and Capital City Airport (LAN). If you’re in the area for business, a six-mile drive will take you to downtown Lansing and the Cooley School of Law. Are you a Spartans fan? Michigan State University is just 10 minutes from our hotel, and a variety of other attractions are within a 10-mile radius, including Potter Park Zoo and Abrams Planetarium.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
After a day of travel, settle by the lobby fireplace with a novel from the Read It & Return Lending LibrarySM and a free cookie. If you feel restless, break a sweat on the elliptical in the fitness center. Additional amenities and services include:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Each of our 88 hotel rooms and suites features comfortable beds and free high-speed Internet access. You can unwind while watching your favorite show on the 25-inch satellite TV or prepare for meetings at the desk. Standard room highlights include:
If you need additional space, book one of our One-bedroom Suites and enjoy these extras:
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Start your day with a filling meal from the complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. Enjoy golden Belgian waffles, breakfast burritos, pastries, eggs, cereals and more. If you want something lighter, choose yogurt and fresh fruit.
You can dine at nearby restaurants for lunch and dinner. From delicious sushi at Ukai Hibachi Grill & Sushi Bar to Irish-American dishes at Bennigan's Restaurant, you are sure to find something to satisfy your cravings.
Things to Do in Lansing
Conveniently situated west of Lansing, the Country Inn & Suites is less than 20 minutes from popular destinations like the Abrams Planetarium and Capital City Airport (LAN). Don’t miss these favorites during your stay:
Michigan State University – MSU is the country’s eighth-largest university, enrolling more than 50,000 students. Drive nine miles to the campus, which boasts impressive Gothic architecture and scenic roads. If you’re a sports fan, don't miss out on cheering on the Spartans on their home field.
Potter Park Zoo – Drive less than 11 minutes to this popular local zoo that is home to more than 160 animal species. In addition to seeing lions, lemurs, otters and penguins, you can take a camel ride!
Michigan Women's Historical Center & Hall of Fame – Located less than 10 minutes away, this informative museum tells the stories of notable Michigan women. Some inductees include Betty Ford, Lily Tomlin and Sojourner Truth.
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Groups & Meetings
You can host up to 80 people in our spacious meeting area. Use the available audiovisual equipment and free high-speed Internet access to stream music or slideshow presentations. Our professional staff would be happy to arrange food and beverages, and a list of off-site caterers is available. Additionally, the TourStop® program helps make group travel smoother by offering room discounts and pre-registration.
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