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Located less than eight miles from Darlington Raceway, the Country Inn & Suites in Florence provides an ideal stop for NASCAR fans in town to witness the high-octane excitement. Those visiting the iconic track can also explore the history of the sport with a tour of the Darlington Raceway Stock Car Museum. For those who prefer quieter things to do, Beaver Creek Golf Club offers a par-72 course less than three miles from the hotel, and the acclaimed Country Club of South Carolina lies less than eight miles away. Business travelers appreciate our proximity to the Florence Center, and those embarking on college visits can quickly commute to Francis Marion University.

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Beaver Creek Golf Club

2.11 mi / 3.39 km from the hotel
Book a tee time in advance, and test your golf skills on this popular public course.

Florence Center

3.67 mi / 5.9 km from the hotel
This 50,000-square-foot facility serves as the home of the Florence Symphony Orchestra and plays host to a variety of trade shows and performances throughout the year.

Florence County Museum

3.15 mi / 5.08 km from the hotel
Enjoy free admission to see the permanent and rotating exhibits on 20th-century Southern art, including works by the celebrated William H. Johnson. The collection also includes interesting ancient artifacts and memorabilia from the Civil War era.

Timrod Park

3.58 mi / 5.76 km from the hotel
Spend a leisurely afternoon at this 18-acre park filled with nature trails, gardens, picnic areas, and tennis and pickleball courts. If you have kids in tow, let them burn off energy on the playground or climb aboard a steam locomotive from 1917.

Darlington Raceway

7.46 mi / 12.01 km from the hotel
Famous among racing fans for its unique and challenging design, the Darlington Raceway is one of the most popular venues on the NASCAR circuit.

Darlington Raceway Stock Car Museum

7.46 mi / 12.01 km from the hotel
With a focus on stock car racing's history and famous figures, the Darlington Raceway Stock Car Museum features an exhibit of classic cars that makes it a must-see for racing fans.