Discover top things to do in NYC and New Jersey

With a convenient location near I-95, area transportation and Newark International Airport, the Country Inn & Suites makes it easy for travelers to explore local attractions in and around Elizabeth, NJ. Popular nearby destinations include The Mills at Jersey Gardens and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center. You won't want to miss games at the Prudential Center or the MetLife Stadium. Need a sweet treat? Drive to Carlo's Bake Shop, home of the Cake Boss, or explore the area's eclectic food scene. If you want to explore the City That Never Sleeps, you can commute by train in just 30 minutes and visit top NYC attractions like the Empire State Building and Central Park.
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The Mills at Jersey Gardens

0.34 mi / 0.55 km from the hotel
Shop more than 200 stores at the largest outlet mall in the state. Retailers include Calvin Klein, Nautica, Old Navy, Puma and Uniqlo.

Carlo's Bake Shop

9.21 mi / 14.82 km from the hotel
Owned by chef and TV personality Buddy Valastro, this famous bakery creates delicious cakes, pies and pastries. If you want to skip the line, order your sweet treats online and pick them up in the store.

Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart

6.36 mi / 10.23 km from the hotel
First opened in 1954, the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart features French Gothic architecture, impressive stained-glass windows and sacred works of art.

Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge

15.47 mi / 24.89 km from the hotel
This 7,300-acre wildlife refuge is home to hundreds of birds, animals, fish and plants. Since much of the land is marshy, be sure to pack waterproof shoes and insect repellent.

Jewish Museum of New Jersey

6.39 mi / 10.28 km from the hotel
Located in the oldest continually active synagogue in Newark, the Jewish Museum of New Jersey tells the story of the local Jewish community through art, artifacts and music.

Liberty Science Center

7.12 mi / 11.46 km from the hotel
Help your kids learn about global health, local ecology and the workings of skyscrapers through interactive exhibits at the Liberty Science Center. The center has the largest IMAX Dome theater in the country.