Visit OSU, Tee Off or Take in a Show in Lima
When you stay in a room or suite
at the Country Inn & Suites, you’re never far from I-75 or any of the great local attractions, like the Allen Country Museum. Bring your clubs and tee off at a number of area golf courses—perfect for corporate travelers looking to network or conduct business outside of the boardroom. Alumni, prospective students and parents of current students find our hotel ideal for visiting Ohio State University-Lima. Get your dose of retail therapy by exploring downtown Lima where you’ll find local stores for every taste, like Nitza’s boutique, Aged to Perfection, Alter Ego Comics and For the Love of Quilts. For national chain retailers, head five miles down the road to Lima Mall. Also, don’t miss Artspace Lima and Crouse Performance Hall for riveting local art exhibitions and live music.
Visit these attractions:
- Lima Fire Fighters Memorial Museum (0.6 miles)
View photos, newspaper clippings and original equipment used by local firefighters to battle Lima's most devastating fires in the past 150 years.
Phone: +1 (419) 236-4725
- Lincoln Park Railway Exhibit (0.6 miles)
Open daily from dawn to dusk, this outdoor exhibit lets visitors admire a Nickel Plate 779, the last steam engine ever built in Lima, other locomotive cars and an authentic 1895 country station from DT&L Railroad.
Phone: +1 (419) 221-5195
- Crouse Performance Hall (1.7 miles)
Sit in one of the 1,784 seats in Crouse Performance Hall’s proscenium theater to enjoy a concert by the Lima Symphony Orchestra or Broadway in Lima.
Phone: +1 (419) 224-1552
- Lost Creek Golfers Club (1.7 miles)
Whether you’re a casual golfer or you’re aspiring to compete in the Masters Tournament, enjoy a round at this 18-hole, par-71 public golf course.
Phone: +1 (419) 229-2026
- Artspace Lima (1.8 miles)
Peruse the galleries at Artspace Lima or buy a one-of-a-kind, locally produced work of art in the Gallery Shop.
Phone: +1 (419) 222-1721
- Allen County Museum (2.2 miles)
Take a look back at the history of Allen County through exhibitions and tours of the 1893 Victorian MacDonell House, a log home and the Shay locomotive display. The MacDonell Memorial Library and the Children’s Discovery Center are also located on campus.
Phone: +1 (419) 222-9426
- Ohio State University-Lima (2.6 miles)
Even if you aren’t an alumnus, prospective student or parent of a current student, visit the campus of this 564-acre, liberal arts university to enjoy its beautiful trees, plants and nature trails.
Phone: +1 (419) 995-8600
- Encore Theatre (2.6 miles)
Encore Theatre has offered high-quality theatrical performances since 1958. The venue hosts one musical in the summer, five regular season plays and one youth production per year. Tickets are available online starting two weeks prior to the opening show.
Phone: +1 (419) 223-8866
- Lima Mall (5.1 miles)
Shop until you drop at Lima Mall, which is home to more than 65 stores, including Francesca’s, JCPenney and Old Navy.
Phone: +1 (419) 331-6255
Nearby services include:
- Union Bank Company (0.3 miles)
If you need more cash for your trip, visit Union Bank Company, the closest ATM to the hotel.
Phone: +1 (419) 229-6500
- Lima Memorial Hospital (0.5 miles)
Rest assured knowing that Lima Memorial Hospital is only half a mile away with top-notch emergency services, pediatrics, respiratory care, imaging and other medical services.
Phone: +1 (419) 228-3335
- CVS Pharmacy (0.7 miles)
More than just a place to refill your prescriptions, shop at CVS Pharmacy for health and beauty items, snacks and more.
Phone: +1 (419) 991-0010
- Jewels Health & Beauty Spa (2.1 miles)
Treat yourself to a manicure, new hairstyle, facial, waxing or body treatment at this nearby health and beauty spa.
Phone: +1 (419) 227-5000