Explore the Historic Riverfront of St. Charles
The Country Inn & Suites lies on Main Street in downtown St. Charles, MO, a historic area perched on the banks of the Missouri River. After a visit to the riverside Lewis & Clark Boat House and Museum, spend the rest of the day trying your luck at Ameristar St. Charles or exploring downtown to find other things to do. You can plan a hike on the scenic Katy Trail, which runs directly behind the hotel, or schedule a wine tasting at Little Hills, which has been producing award-winning wines for more than 20 years.
- Lewis & Clark Boat House and Museum (0.2 miles)
Explore the Boat House, home to several full-size, functional replicas of the boats that Lewis and Clark used during their exploration. You can also learn about the ecosystems of the Missouri River and the cultures of the Native American tribes who met Lewis and Clark.
Phone: +1 (636) 947-3199
- Missouri History Museum (14 miles)
Step back in time at the Missouri History Museum, situated on the site of the 1904 World’s Fair. Enjoy free access to the History Clubhouse, a popular hands-on area where kids can steer a steamboat or join a Make-and-Take workshop.
Phone: +1 (314) 746-4599
- Katy Trail (adjacent to the hotel)
Follow part of the route used by Lewis and Clark as you hike or bike the beautiful Katy Trail, which runs alongside the Missouri River and covers more than 200 miles. The trail passes by the hotel, so ask the front desk for directions to the closest trailhead.
- The Quarry at Crystal Springs (2.8 miles)
You can admire the natural beauty of the Missouri wetlands while you practice your swing at the Quarry, a premier golf course and pro shop that attracts golfers of all skill levels.
Phone: +1 (314) 514-0154
Other City Attractions
- Ameristar St. Charles (0.1 mile)
Open 24 hours, the Ameristar St. Charles casino features popular table games, poker tournaments, and more than 2,000 slot and video poker machines. You can also dine at on-site venues like Pearl’s Oyster Bar and Amerisports Bar & Grill.
Phone: +1 (636) 949-7777
- Greater St. Charles Convention & Visitors Bureau (0.6 miles)
Pick up maps and tourist guides or ask the staff about the best local events to attend while you’re visiting St. Charles.
Phone: +1 (636) 946-7776 or +1 (800) 366-2427
- Little Hills (0.5 miles)
Savor a glass of award-winning wine while listening to live music at Little Hills, one of Missouri’s largest wineries. You can also take part in free tastings.
Phone: +1 (636) 946-9339
- St. Louis, MO (25 miles)
Take a day trip to St. Louis to see a Cardinals baseball game, tour the Anheuser-Busch brewery, and gaze up at the Gateway Arch.
Phone: +1 (800) 916-8938