Discover the Beauty of Nearby Berry College
Outdoor enthusiasts staying at the Country Inn & Suites appreciate our proximity to some of northwest Georgia’s best recreational areas like Rolater Park and Kingston Downs Plantation. If you’re in town to cheer on the Rome Braves at State Mutual Stadium, take Highway 411 to Highway 27 and head north for five miles. For an excursion that blends natural beauty, history and academia, accompany your prospective student to the picturesque campus of Berry College. After your tour, head downtown for even more things to do, like perusing the exhibits at the Rome Area History Museum.
- Chieftains Museum/Major Ridge Home (3.2 miles)
Take a step back in time as you learn about the Trail of Tears and the Native Americans who once inhabited the surrounding area. This museum is located inside the former home of Major Ridge, a Native leader who led the Cherokee and fought alongside American forces in the War of 1812.
Phone: +1 (706) 291-9494
- Rome Area History Museum (3.3 miles)
Peruse original documents such as maps, blueprints, photos, personal letters and business records that tell the story of Rome’s past from Native American times to present day.
Phone: +1 (706) 235-8051
- Oak Hill & The Martha Berry Museum (4.9 miles)
Get a glimpse into the life of Martha Berry, the founder of Berry College, when you tour this historic home. Uniting the past with the present, each informational tour is led by Berry College students.
Phone: +1 (706) 368-6789
Outdoors and Recreation
- Kingston Downs Plantation (7.2 miles)
A well-preserved paradise for quail and pheasant hunters, the rolling hills and forests of Kingston Downs Plantation offer incredible views of northwest Georgia.
Phone: +1 (404) 324-4929
- The Farm (13 miles)
A popular venue for weddings and formal receptions, this privately-owned estate sits on 280 acres of lush green pastures. At the heart of it all, you can find a 40,000-square-foot barn with rustic European-style architecture.
Phone: +1 (706) 252-0497
- Rocky Mountain Recreation Area (13 miles)
From boating and fishing to hiking and picnicking, this 5,000-acre nature preserve provides hours of outdoor fun the entire family can enjoy.
Phone: +1 (706) 802-5087
- Rolater Park (15.5 miles)
Just south of Cave Spring, GA, Rolater Park offers visitors the opportunity to view stalagmite formations in an impressive limestone cave. You can also wander around a natural spring that produces more than two million gallons of freshwater every day.
Phone: +1 (706) 777-0202
- State Mutual Stadium (2.5 miles)
Come cheer on the Rome Braves, the Class-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves baseball team. State Mutual Stadium boasts advanced audiovisual technology, a full-service restaurant and more than 5,000 seats.
Phone: +1 (706) 378-5144
- Berry College (4.9 miles)
Renowned for its academic rigor and beautiful campus, this private liberal arts college is nestled among 27,000 acres of rolling hills and lush forests.
Phone: +1 (706) 232-5374
- Rome Tennis Center at Berry College (6.9 miles)
Located on the outskirts of the Berry College campus, the Rome Tennis Center boasts 60 asphalt courts spread across 30 acres.
Phone: +1 (706) 236-4490
- Stonebridge Golf Club (7.8 miles)
Challenge your golf skills on the rolling fairways and manicured greens at the Stonebridge Golf Club, a local favorite since 1973.
Phone: +1 (706) 236-5046
- State Mutual Insurance Company (3 miles)
- Floyd Medical Center (3.8 miles)
- Pirelli Tire LLC (6.9 miles)
- Walmart Supercenter (1.1 miles)
- Kroger (2.6 miles)
- Publix (4 miles)
- Rome Tennis Center Tournaments (Jan-Nov)
- Rome Braves Baseball Season (Apr-Sep)
- Rome River Jam (May)
- Berry Vikings Football Season (Sep-Dec)