Explore these things to do in Anderson, SC

Because the Country Inn & Suites in Anderson, SC is about 12 miles from Clemson University, you can attend a sports event, catch an arts performance, or visit the Fort Hill Plantation museum, also known as the Calhoun mansion. The university is also home to the South Carolina Botanical Garden, which features numerous gardens, pathways, waterways, and two notable historic buildings—a log cabin built about 1825 and one of South Carolina's oldest homes, built in 1716. If you’re looking for things to do on the water in Anderson, Lake Hartwell attracts boaters, water-skiers, and fishing competitions.

Downtown Anderson is home to Carolina Wren Park, a popular urban park offering everything from ice skating to Shakespeare plays. Another popular destination is the nearby Denver Downs, a fourth-generation farm that offers seasonal themed activities ranging from egg hunts in the spring to an amazing corn maze in the fall. If you booked a room or suite to visit your student, Anderson University, a Christian school of more than 3,000 students, is a short drive from the hotel. In town on business? Our hotel is near numerous corporate offices, such as Bosch, Duke Energy, and Michelin, as well as some of the Upstate's finest golf courses.

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Anderson University

5.84 mi / 9.39 km from the hotel
Called one of the top universities in the South by U.S. News and World Report, Anderson University hosts a vibrant athletics program, graduate studies, and performing artists.

Carolina Wren Park

6.04 mi / 9.73 km from the hotel
This urban park features skating in the winter and Shakespeare performed in the amphitheater in the summer as well as a popular splash pad for the kids and fountains. Check the calendar for movie nights or festivals scheduled during your stay.

Denver Downs

0.82 mi / 1.32 km from the hotel
Four generations have worked the land of this farm since it was established in 1872. Today, the farm is open to visitors enjoying events such as an Easter egg hunt, a corn maze, live music, a petting zoo, and dozens of other activities.

Clemson University

10.01 mi / 16.1 km from the hotel
Take a campus tour, cheer on the Tigers, or hunt for your professional development classroom at this 17,000-acre land-grant university.

Downtown Pendleton

6.71 mi / 10.81 km from the hotel
Antiquing, dining, and shopping are all happening in downtown Pendleton, a historic town packed with Southern charm.

Lake Hartwell State Park

18.78 mi / 30.22 km from the hotel
This scenic park on the shores of Lake Hartwell is ideal for boating, hiking, and fishing. There's also a basketball court and a walking trail.