Discover a variety of things to do in Bessemer

Ready for a family getaway? The location of the Country Inn & Suites, Bessemer, AL puts many of the area’s best things to do at your fingertips. Just a few minutes from the hotel, Alabama Adventure & Splash Adventure is the perfect choice for a day of fun in the sun. If you’re a golfer, you can book a tee time at one of the two Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail courses nearby: Oxmoor Valley and Ross Bridge. Hop on I-20/59 or I-459 to quickly reach the Birmingham Zoo, Riverchase Galleria, and the University of Alabama at Birmingham. After a day in the Magic City, you can return to the comfort of your hotel room to recharge before continuing your travels.

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Alabama Adventure & Splash Adventure

1.02 mi / 1.65 km from the hotel
From the stunts at the Wild West Dive Show to the twists and turns of the Aqua Maze, there’s something for everyone at this popular amusement and water park.

Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park

9.18 mi / 14.77 km from the hotel
Spanning 1,500 acres, this picturesque park is the perfect place to hike, fish, and take in the great outdoors. You can also explore the fascinating Iron & Steel Museum, sample a cool treat at the ice cream shop, and purchase cornmeal ground on site.

Regions Field

14.9 mi / 23.98 km from the hotel
Situated in the heart of downtown Birmingham, Regions Field is home to the MiLB’s Birmingham Barons and the UAB Blazers baseball teams. Between innings, take a few swings in the batting cage before enjoying a beer and barbecue in the entertainment area.

Riverchase Galleria

11.47 mi / 18.45 km from the hotel
Explore more than 150 stores, including Von Maur, H&M, and American Eagle, at Alabama’s largest indoor mall. After shopping, head to the on-site Dave & Buster’s for buffalo wings, cocktails, and games.

Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Birmingham

7.48 mi / 12.04 km from the hotel
You can play your way through Greater Birmingham’s portion of the famous RTJ Golf Trail, which includes the three courses at Oxmoor Valley and the lakeside course at Ross Bridge.

The University of Alabama at Birmingham

14.84 mi / 23.88 km from the hotel
Known for its world-class medical research and award-winning academic programs, UAB is one of the top universities in the nation. The downtown campus also hosts concerts at Alys Stephens Center and Blazers football games at Legion Field.