Discover the Low Country Charm of Downtown Savannah
Ideally located near the most popular destinations in Savannah, the Country Inn & Suites is the perfect home base for travelers visiting top attractions like Tybee Island Light Station, City Market and Lucas Theatre. Head to the River Street district to browse boutiques, tour museums or dine in award-winning restaurants. Shopping opportunities abound with The Shoppes of Savannah and the Savannah and Oglethorpe malls, all within minutes of the hotel. You can also take a family trip to see the animals at Oatland Island or cool off on the rides at Surf Lagoon Water Park.
- Bonaventure Cemetery (18.5 miles)
Be on the lookout for the tombstones of historical figures like poet Conrad Aiken, Academy Award-winning lyricist Johnny Mercer and Georgia's first governor, Edward Telfair, during a peaceful stroll through this 100-acre cemetery.
Phone: +1 (912) 651-6843
- Fort Pulaski National Monument (13.6 miles)
Learn about this 19th-century fort designed by Napoleon's engineer. The fort served as a base for the Confederate Army during the Civil War, and though it fell during the war, the fort remains intact with moats, drawbridges, enormous ramparts and mysterious tunnels.
Phone: +1 (912) 786-5787
- Georgia State Railroad Museum (14.7 miles)
Railroad enthusiasts enjoy this popular attraction, which features antique locomotives, enchanting model trains, a working roundhouse and an old-fashioned repair shop. After your tour of the museum, treat yourself to lunch in a restored dining car.
Phone: +1 (912) 651-6823
- Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace (15 miles)
This museum and program center offers a look at the life of Juliette Gordon Low, founder of the Girl Scouts of America.
Phone: +1 (912) 233-4501
- Armstrong Atlantic University (7.4 miles)
Since 1935, Armstrong Atlantic University has been an integral part of Savannah’s community. This respected liberal arts university offers graduate and undergraduate degrees in biology, nursing, health, education, science, English, psychology, technology and more.
Phone: +1 (912) 344-2576
- Savannah State University (16.2 miles)
Learn about student life from Tiger Ambassadors, who offer first-hand insight on tours of this four-year, state-supported university. Savannah State proudly stands as the oldest public, historically black university in Georgia.
Phone: +1 (912) 358-4778
- SCAD (14.8 miles)
Do you have a student interested in launching their creative career at the Savannah College of Art and Design? You're just minutes from this beautiful private, nonprofit university with locations in Savannah, Atlanta, Hong Kong and Lacoste, France.
Phone: +1 (912) 525-5100
Shopping and Entertainment
- City Market (15.1 miles)
The site where farmers and traders sold their goods in the early 1700s, this four-block area in the historic district is now a hub for entertainment, dining and shopping.
Phone: +1 (912) 232-4903
- Lucas Theatre for the Arts (15.2 miles)
Watch a film, theater production, or music and dance performance at this cultural center that features eclectic architecture inspired by Greek Revival, Adams-style, Art Deco and Neoclassical periods.
Phone: +1 (912) 525-5040
- River Street (14.8 miles)
Stroll through the open markets along the Broad River, and then relax by the water after enjoying a meal at one of River Street’s many fine restaurants.
Phone: +1 (912) 234-0295
- Tanger Outlets (14 miles)
Hunt for deals at Tanger Outlets, where you can find all your favorite brand-name stores among more than 80 retailers.
Phone: +1 (912) 348-3125
- Oatland Island Wildlife Center of Savannah (20.7 miles)
For entertainment the whole family will enjoy, plan a visit to Oatland Island. This compact, zoo-like preserve features dozens of species in natural habitats, plus educational programs.
Phone: +1 (912) 395-1212
- Savannah Children's Museum (14.7 miles)
Turn your kids loose in this two-level outdoor museum, where they are encouraged to create things, make noise and play games. Interactive exhibits include an underground archeology table, an imagination playground, oversized building blocks and a giant game of tic-tac-toe.
Phone: +1 (912) 651-6840
- Surf Lagoon Water Park (14 miles)
Let your entire crew splash around at this refreshing seasonal attraction, which features exciting waterslides, a man-made beach and a wet-and-wild water playground.
Phone: +1 (912) 988-1801
- Tybee Island (32.6 miles)
Enjoy live music, explore the marshes or find hand-crafted treasures in the shops at Tybee Island, one of Georgia's beautiful barrier islands. Don’t miss the spectacular ocean views from the top of Tybee’s iconic lighthouse.
- UGA Aquarium (19.7 miles)
Nestled on a gorgeous tract of land at the end of Skidaway Island, Georgia’s first saltwater aquarium features 16 exhibit tanks showcasing a vibrant variety of coastal marine life such as horseshoe crabs, stingrays, jellyfish, lionfish and seahorses.
Phone: +1 (912) 598-3474