Welcome to the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Ruston, LA just off I-20 at Exit 86, providing an easy drive to the football games and graduation ceremonies at Louisiana Tech and Grambling State universities. Located in the city’s attractive historic district, our hotel puts you near unique shops and memorable eateries like Beau Vines Steakhouse.
After a day of work or play in Ruston, recharge with an exhilarating workout in our fitness center or a refreshing swim in the outdoor pool. If you need to prepare for a meeting, head to the business center to complete your presentation and print handouts. We also offer laundry facilities so you can keep swimsuits and business suits fresh and clean, and a free, hot breakfast that prepares you for the day. Our amenities and services include:
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Our Hotel Rooms
Settle into one of our spacious rooms or suites with a view of the peaceful forest. You can set up a workstation in the room using our free Wi-Fi or surf through the 70 channels on the TV. Our room amenities include:
For some added relaxation, book a Whirlpool Suite with a soothing whirlpool tub and a king bed.
Bars & Restaurants
Make your waffle just the way you like it at our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. If you prefer a lighter breakfast, pour yourself a bowl of cereal, butter some toast and brew a cup of hot coffee to get you started.
For lunch or dinner, you can explore nearby restaurants like Applebee’s or Roma Italian Bistro. When you’re in the mood for a juicy steak, head to Beau Vines Steakhouse.
Things to Do in Ruston
Situated between Shreveport and Monroe, Ruston sits just off I-20 in northern Louisiana. Every year, the town welcomes more than 17,000 students to the beautiful campuses of Louisiana Tech University and Grambling State University. When you’re ready to explore boutiques and sample fine cuisine, simply mosey outside our hotel in the 18-block historic district to explore Ruston’s best. Don’t miss these attractions:
Louisiana Tech University – Drive just two miles west of our hotel to watch the Dunkin' Dawgs live up to their name on the basketball court. Our location is perfect for visiting parents or students taking advantage of LA Tech’s non-traditional education offerings.
Lincoln Parish Park – Lakeside fun and 10 miles of biking adventure await you at this pristine park. Pack a picnic and drive 10 minutes north of us to spend a day in the great Louisiana outdoors.
Dixie Center for the Arts – Enter under the legendary flashing sign to experience a night of live music, theater or pageantry. This restored relic of the Roaring Twenties sits just five minutes southwest of our hotel.
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Plan Your Next Meeting or Event
Business meetings, receptions and corporate events shine in our meeting space, located in the historic district of Ruston just off I-20 and Highway 33. We offer two meeting rooms: one that accommodates up to 50 participants and the boardroom for gatherings smaller than 12 attendees. Amenities like a projector and cable modem help you accomplish your goals.
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