Stay near the Minneapolis Convention Center
Make your Minnesota vacation home at the Country Inn & Suites in western Minneapolis. You will be near top attractions like Lake Calhoun and the Minneapolis Convention Center. Shoppers delight in our proximity to the internationally renowned Mall of America as well as the shops at Ridgedale Center, less than two miles away. Art lovers can spend the day exploring the nearby Minneapolis Institute of Arts before changing into theater duds for a night at the Chanhassen Dinner Theatres. Sports fans, you can cheer on your favorite teams at Target Field, less than a 20-minute drive from our hotel.
Add these top attractions to your itinerary:
- American Swedish Institute (12 miles)
Bring the whole family to tour the 33 elegant rooms of historic Turnblad Mansion, where you can learn about the culture of Sweden and of Swedish immigrants to the United States.
Phone: +1 (612) 871-4907
- Chanhassen Dinner Theatres (9 miles)
Book your tickets for a night of comedy, drama, suspense or mystery at one of the largest dinner theaters in North America.
Phone: +1 (952) 934-1547
- Guthrie Theater (10 miles)
This award-winning theater brings to life productions like South Pacific and To Kill a Mockingbird.
Phone: +1 (612) 377-2224
- Lake Calhoun (11 miles)
You can enjoy outdoor sports like fishing, swimming, sailing and biking at Lake Calhoun, one of the seven lakes in the Chain of Lakes that encircles Minneapolis.
Phone:+1 (612) 230-6400
- Lake Minnetonka and Three Rivers Parks District (10 miles)
Encompassing more than 14,500 acres of riparian fun, Lake Minnetonka and the Three Rivers Parks District provide an ideal place to bike, kayak, golf or simply take a picnic to the shore.
- The Landing (17 miles)
Explore what life was like for those who farmed the rich land of the Minnesota River Valley in the 1880s at this living history settlement.
Phone: +1 (763) 694-7784
- Mall of America (18 miles)
It’s the largest mall in North America and the most-visited mall in the world! Featuring more than 500 stores, an amusement park and an aquarium, the Mall of America is a one-stop entertainment center.
Phone: +1 (952) 883-8800
- Minneapolis Convention Center (9 miles)
With 87 exhibit halls, the Minneapolis Convention Center hosts top events and trade shows throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (612) 335-6000
- Minneapolis Institute of Arts (11 miles)
Explore 89,000 works of art from six continents and spanning more than 20,000 years. If your time is limited, make sure to visit the Asian collections.
Phone: +1 (612) 870-3000
- Minnehaha Park and Falls (16 miles)
Pack a picnic, load up the bikes and take a family trip to Minnehaha Park. Marvel at the 50-foot waterfall or go for a hike. There are playgrounds on site, too.
Phone: +1 (612) 230-6400
- Minnesota Landscape Arboretum (14 miles)
Whether your tastes run toward carnivorous plants or Japanese gardens, this 1,137-acre botanical center has exhibits, trails and events sure to bring color to your day.
Phone: +1 (952) 443-1400
- Old Log Theatre (10 miles)
Don your theater outfit, pick up your opera glasses and head to the oldest professional theater in the state of Minnesota. If you are seeing a matinee, plan to eat lunch at the Cast & Cru Restaurant.
Phone: +1 (952) 474-5951
- Ridgedale Center (1.5 miles)
More than one million square feet of national retail chains, boutique shops and fun eateries all sit under one roof near I-394/US 12.
Phone: +1 (952) 541-4864
- The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes (10 miles)
Search for deals at some of your favorite stores like Gap and Williams Sonoma before sitting down to dinner at P.F. Chang’s.
Phone: +1 (763) 424-0504
- Walker Art Center (10 miles)
Housing visual arts, performing arts, design and new media, the Walker Art Center is the place to go for galleries, sculptures and gardens.
Phone: +1 (612) 375-7600