University Visitors Enjoy Staying Near SCSU
Located just a short drive from the campus of South Carolina State University and the IP Stanback Museum and Planetarium, the Country Inn & Suites, Orangeburg allows guests easy access to the area’s best attractions and venues. Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy being surrounded by the natural beauty of the Edisto Memorial Gardens and the Santee Cooper Lakes. Be sure to plan a visit during the annual Festival of Roses to enjoy a celebration of the vibrant Lowcountry foliage. Whether playing a round of golf at the Hillcrest Golf Course or visiting charming downtown Orangeburg, you are sure to appreciate the hotel’s convenient location just off I-26.
Make the most of your stay with these nearby attractions:
- Hillcrest Golf Course (2.5 miles)
Let the Hillcrest Golf Course provide a full day of golfing and entertainment. Tune up your clubs at the pro shop before playing a challenging round, and then enjoy a meal at the on-site grill after a great day on the links.
Phone: +1 (803) 533-6030
- SC State University (5.9 miles)
A fixture of the Orangeburg community since 1896, this university boasts an enrollment of over 5,000 students and the state’s only bachelor’s degree program in nuclear engineering.
Phone: +1 (800) 260-5956
- IP Stanback Museum & Planetarium (5.9 miles)
Located on the campus of South Carolina State University, this museum and planetarium offers the community an opportunity to increase their appreciation of art and science.
Phone: +1 (803) 536-7174
- Camelot 4 Theatre (6.5 miles)
Grab your popcorn and kick back with the latest Hollywood blockbusters at the Camelot 4.
- Claflin University (6.8 miles)
Providing over 1,800 students with a quality liberal arts education that encourages critical thinking and real-world solutions, Claflin University is dedicating to equipping students with skills that will impact the society around them.
Phone: +1 (803) 535-5635
- Edisto Memorial Gardens (7.9 miles)
The beauty of Orangeburg is on display in over 80 beds of roses spread across 150 acres at Edisto Memorial Gardens. This venue also hosts the annual Festival of Roses each year in May.
Phone: +1 (803) 533-6020
- Santee Cooper Lakes (23 miles)
Consisting of Lake Marion, Lake Moultrie and their connecting canal, the beautiful Santee Cooper Lakes system boasts some of the area’s best outdoor activity and hosts multiple fishing tournaments each year.
Directions to the hotel:
From Columbia (35 miles): Take I-26 E to Exit 145A. Go right on Saint Matthews Rd for 0.3 miles. Turn left at the traffic light onto Regional Pkwy and travel 0.1 mile. The hotel will be on your right.
From Charleston (76 miles): Take I-26 W to Exit 145-A. Merge onto SC-601. Turn right on Saint Matthews Rd and travel 0.3 miles. Turn left at the traffic light onto Regional Pkwy and travel 0.1 mile. The hotel will be on your right.