Stay close to the best things to do in Dalton

Whether you want a relaxing activity after your I-75 drive or something more adventurous, the Country Inn & Suites, Dalton, GA places you near a variety of things to do. Discover downtown Dalton’s unique shops, outdoor markets, and local restaurants during your stay, or head to Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests to hike to the park’s popular twin waterfalls. Your family will love Prater’s Mill, where you can watch the antique millstones grind corn into cornmeal and then purchase your own two-pound bag. Attending a conference or fair at the Dalton Convention Center? Reserve one of our hotel rooms to be within walking distance of your event.

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Chickamauga National Military Park

18.35 mi / 29.54 km from the hotel
Take a self-guided tour of the site of the 1863 Battle of Chickamauga, which was one of the largest battles in the Civil War. After the tour, you can stop by the visitor center to see the park’s most popular exhibit—a collection of rare military weaponry.

Chief Vann House State Historic Site

10.31 mi / 16.59 km from the hotel
Once the home of Cherokee leader James Vann in the early 1800s, this house is now a museum with well-preserved hand carvings, a floating staircase, a 12-foot mantle, and numerous antiques.

Fort Mountain State Park

17.04 mi / 27.42 km from the hotel
Hike, horseback ride, or mountain bike along the winding trails of this scenic park on Highway 52, which offers its own spectacular views as you drive to the park. While there, be sure to visit the ancient stone wall that sits at the top of the mountain.

Historic Downtown Dalton

2.16 mi / 3.48 km from the hotel
From local bands and farmer’s markets to quirky bookshops and friendly pubs, downtown Dalton has everything you need for a fun-filled day.

Prater's Mill

10.55 mi / 16.98 km from the hotel
There’s plenty to keep you busy at Prater’s Mill, a living history museum that features a working grist mill, a general store, and a cotton gin. Hike the nature trails, take a canoe ride on Coahulla Creek, or treat the kids to a pony ride.

Tunnel Hill Heritage Center

6.01 mi / 9.67 km from the hotel
Enjoy a long walk through the Western & Atlantic Tunnel, which spans almost a third of a mile, as you learn about its importance during the Civil War and its fame after the tunnel’s story was told in the 1956 film The Great Locomotive Chase.

Lake Winnepesaukah

20.37 mi / 32.78 km from the hotel
Challenge your family to a bout in the bumper cars or a ride down Cannon Ball roller coaster at Lake Winnie. You can cool off at SOAKya Water Park and then stop by the kiddie section to let your little ones enjoy ladybug cars, boats, and swings.

Johns Mountain

8.66 mi / 13.93 km from the hotel
Part of Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests, this summit is crisscrossed with trails that lead to beautiful valley vistas and a viewing platform at the top of Keown Falls.

Dalton Convention Center

0.12 mi / 0.2 km from the hotel
From trade shows and conferences to holiday markets and college commencements, the Dalton Convention Center hosts many of the area’s largest gatherings. Check the center’s calendar to learn more about upcoming events.