Explore Shoreview Malls, Universities and More
You’ll have no shortage of exciting things to do when you book a comfortable room
at the Country Inn & Suites, Shoreview, MN, conveniently located between St. Paul and Minneapolis. If you love to shop, you can drive into Minneapolis to spend a day at Mall of America®
or hunt for deals closer to home at the Rosedale Center. Sports teams benefit from choosing our location only five miles from the National Sports Center’s fields, and the Running Aces Casino & Racetrack is just a short drive away for guests interested in seeing harness racing or playing the slots. Corporate travelers can hop aboard our shuttle to various Twin Cities businesses, easily accessible down Interstate 35.
- Como Park Zoo & Conservatory (10 miles)
Your kids will love seeing the entertaining orangutans, gorillas, giraffes, tigers and other animals at this friendly zoo, which also features exotic gardens, an amusement park and a historic carousel.
Phone: +1 (651) 487-8200
- Running Aces Casino & Racetrack (11 miles)
Have you ever cheered on a live harness race, where the horses pull a small manned cart? Now is your chance at Running Aces, which also features a casino, various shows and dining options.
Phone: +1 (651) 925-4600
- Guthrie Theater (11 miles)
Don’t miss an opportunity to see an innovative modern drama or classic Shakespearean work performed at this high-class theater. Stop by before the show to see if you can name the famous playwrights showcased on the building’s exterior.
Phone: +1 (612) 377-2224
- National Sports Center (5 miles)
Featuring 600 acres of soccer fields, golf courses, hockey facilities and more, the National Sports Center in neighboring Blaine is the largest amateur sports facility on the planet.
Phone: +1 (763) 785-5600
- Science Museum of Minnesota (13 miles)
Get a healthy dose of learning and fun at this interactive museum featuring the hands-on Experiment Gallery, the world’s only real triceratops skeleton on public display and the Omnitheater—a 90-foot dome screen showing mesmerizing short films.
Phone: +1 (651) 221-9444
- Bethel University (5 miles)
Whether you’re visiting a student or considering attending this high-ranking Christian university, don’t miss seeing Bethel’s student talent in a public concert, play or art show.
Phone: +1 (651) 638-6400
- University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus (12 miles)
This prestigious research university enrolls more than 51,000 students on its campus and has top-ranking programs in chemistry, economics, medicine, law and many more.
Phone: +1 (612) 625-5000
- Mall of America® (24 miles)
Far more than just a shopping center, Mall of America® requires at least a few hours so you can explore the more than 500 stores, Nickelodeon Universe® theme park, SEA LIFE® Minnesota Aquarium, the Crayola Experience, FlyOver America and more.
Phone: +1 (952) 883-8800
- Rosedale Center (7.6 miles)
This popular indoor mall features more than 170 stores and restaurants, with top brands from Apple to Zumiez.
Phone: +1 (651) 633-0872