Find Your Groove While Exploring Music City
Conveniently located off I-40 in the Donelson neighborhood, the Country Inn & Suites, Nashville Airport, TN places you near the city’s most popular attractions. You can immerse yourself in the area’s legendary music culture with a trip to the Grand Ole Opry, Ryman Auditorium, and Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Looking for things to do with the kids? Spend a morning at the Nashville Zoo, and then head to Opry Mills for some shopping and a wild lunch at Rainforest Cafe.
Museums and Historical Sites
- Belle Meade Plantation (14 miles)
Take a guided tour or enjoy a wine tasting at Belle Meade Plantation, established in 1807. You can explore the property’s mansion, horse stables, mausoleum and log cabin.
Phone: +1 (615) 356-0501
- Centennial Park (9.8 miles)
This sprawling 132-acre park features an intricate replica of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece. You’ll also find various trails, monuments and museums like the Centennial Art Center.
Phone: +1 (615) 862-8400
- Cheekwood Estate & Gardens (15 miles)
You can stroll through a dozen themed gardens, admire the works of local artists and order a picnic lunch at this 1930s country estate, formerly owned by the creators of Maxwell House coffee.
Phone: +1 (615) 356-8000
- Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum (7 miles)
Explore the history of country music’s iconic performers through this venue’s artifacts and memorabilia. And you might be able to catch a live concert here while you’re in town.
Phone: +1 (615) 416-2001
- The Frist Center for the Visual Arts (8 miles)
From modern sculptures with an edge to World War I Americana, this downtown Nashville art center hosts rotating displays featuring works by local and international artists.
Phone: +1 (615) 244-3340
- The Hermitage (8.5 miles)
This National Historic Landmark celebrates and preserves the legacy of President Andrew Jackson. Be sure to explore the property’s mansion, stroll through the gardens and reflect by Old Hickory’s tomb.
Phone: +1 (615) 889-2941
Sports and Entertainment
- Bridgestone Arena (7.7 miles)
Catch a Nashville Predators hockey game or a top musical act like Lady Antebellum or Katy Perry at Bridgestone Arena.
Phone: +1 (615) 770-2000
- Grand Ole Opry (7 miles)
The world-famous Grand Ole Opry is the place to see unforgettable performances by country legends, today’s stars and emerging talent, often on the same ticket.
Phone: +1 (615) 871-6779
- Nashville Zoo at Grassmere (8.5 miles)
More than 2,200 animals call the Nashville Zoo at Grassmere home. Your family can walk through an aviary, pet a kangaroo, groom a goat and more.
Phone: +1 (615) 833-1534
- Nissan Stadium (7.5 miles)
Home of the NFL’s Tennessee Titans and the NCAA’s Music City Bowl, Nissan Stadium also plays host to monster truck shows, pro soccer tournaments and music festivals.
Phone: +1 (615) 565-4200
- Opry Mills (7 miles)
Shopaholics can browse more than 200 retailers at this massive mall. Hungry after a day of hunting for bargains? Head to Rainforest Cafe, Dave & Buster’s or Romano’s Macaroni Grill, all located within the mall.
Phone: +1 (615) 514-1000
- Ryman Auditorium (6.5 miles)
This Nashville institution and one-time home to the Grand Ole Opry hosts a wide range of musical acts throughout the year, from bluegrass to alternative rock. If you don’t have time to attend a concert, take a back-stage tour for a look at country music’s heritage.
Phone: +1 (615) 889-3060