Find commerce and culture near our Columbus hotel

Whether you want to admire the natural beauty of Cooper Creek Park or stargaze at the Coca-Cola Space Science Center planetarium, the Country Inn & Suites offers easy access to the most popular things to do in Columbus, GA. Our location just off I-185 offers quick commutes to Columbus State University and Columbus Airport (CSG), both less than five miles away. You can also easily reach Fort Benning to visit loved ones or attend graduation. Add a memorable touch to your visit by catching a show at the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts or the Springer Theatre.

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Chattahoochee RiverWalk

4.47 mi / 7.19 km from the hotel
Running along the legendary Chattahoochee River, this 15-mile stretch of walking and biking paths provides an excellent opportunity to get out and enjoy the great outdoors.

Coca-Cola Space Science Center

7.6 mi / 12.23 km from the hotel
Shoot for the stars at this family-friendly science facility, featuring interactive exhibits, seven flight simulators and a planetarium.

Columbus Park Crossing

1.78 mi / 2.86 km from the hotel
This impressive strip mall is home to a 15-screen movie theater, 20 restaurants and more than 30 retailers. Browse the brand names at Bed, Bath & Beyond, find your new favorite outfit at the Gap Factory Store, and buy a bestseller at Barnes & Noble.

Columbus State University

4.59 mi / 7.38 km from the hotel
With an enrollment of more than 8,000 students, this institution of higher learning is a vibrant part of Columbus's academic and cultural communities.

National Infantry Museum & Soldier Center

12.3 mi / 19.8 km from the hotel
Visit this award-winning 190,000-square-foot museum at the Fort Benning base to view one of the world's largest collections of military artifacts, with items gathered from the Revolutionary War to the present.

Springer Theatre

7.18 mi / 11.56 km from the hotel
Built in 1871, the Springer Opera House once hosted legendary performances by icons like Buffalo Bill and Oscar Wilde and now provides a home for Springer Theatre. Stop by to see a touring Broadway musical or local theatrical production.