Stay Close to Six Flags Over Georgia and Downtown Atlanta
A one-night stay at the Country Inn & Suites simply isn’t enough to discover everything this bustling metropolitan area has to offer, from roller coasters to wildlife and sports to Broadway-style theatre. If you’re an animal lover, make Zoo Atlanta your first stop to see some of America’s only giant pandas, and then stop by the Georgia Aquarium, the largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere, to view thousands of species of sea life. Head next door to quench your thirst with a trip to the World of Coca-Cola to learn about one of the most loved and recognized beverage brands worldwide. Get tickets to a game at SunTrust Park to watch the Atlanta Braves play, or, if you’re a real thrill-seeker, spend the day at Six Flags Over Georgia riding roller coasters and cooling off in the waterpark.
Discover the following Atlanta-area attractions:
- Atlanta Braves (5.6 miles)
Make your stay in the area a home run by getting tickets to an Atlanta Braves baseball game at SunTrust Park. Construction on this state-of-the-art stadium was completed in 2016.
Phone: +1 (404) 577-9100
- Centennial Olympic Park (10 miles)
The site of the 1996 Olympics, this park is ideal for jogging, picnicking or catching a live concert. Children love to play in the Fountain of Rings on warm days, and everyone loves picking up food to-go from Googie Burger.
Phone: +1 (404) 223-4412
- CNN Tour Atlanta (10 miles)
See what it’s like in the fast-paced world of journalism with a tour of CNN’s global headquarters, located next door to Centennial Olympic Park. Grab a bite to eat in the food court and ride the world’s longest freestanding escalator in the atrium.
Phone: +1 (404) 827-2300
- Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre (4 miles)
For lovers of arts and culture, this premier arts center is a must-stop location, featuring Broadway shows, operas, ballets and concerts by world-class performers.
Phone: +1 (770) 916-2800
- Georgia Aquarium (10 miles)
Thousands of species of sea life, including whale sharks, manta rays, sea otters and bottlenose dolphins, reside in this world-class aquarium, which until 2012 was the largest in the world.
Phone: +1 (404) 581-4000
- Six Flags Over Georgia (8 miles)
If you think you can handle the extreme thrills of the Mind Bender, the rapids of Splashwater Falls and the twists of Gold Town Racers go-karts, you don’t want to miss a day trip to Six Flags Over Georgia. Bring your swimsuit for a trip to the waterpark, Hurricane Harbor.
Phone: +1 (770) 739-3400
- World of Coca-Cola (10 miles)
Watch how Coca-Cola is bottled, see vintage memorabilia and trace the history of this world-renowned beverage brand. At the end of your tour, taste Coca-Cola products from around the globe.
Phone: +1 (404) 676-5151
- Zoo Atlanta (14 miles)
Experience more than a thousand of the planet’s species of mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians at Zoo Atlanta. Bring the whole family to feed parakeets by hand and meet Mei Huan and Mei Lun, twin giant pandas.
Phone: +1 (404) 624-9453