Discover the best things to do near the Atlanta airport

Located just off I-85 and near the Atlanta airport, the Country Inn & Suites provides hotel rooms within easy reach of iconic attractions like World of Coca-Cola and the Georgia Aquarium. For an afternoon of thrill rides and waterslides, take the kids to Six Flags Over Georgia, less than 25 minutes away. If you'd rather stay indoors, plan a tour of the CNN Center or browse the exhibits at the High Museum of Art. Need an outfit for your gala at Cobb Galleria Centre? You can find the right attire in the upscale shops at Lenox Square. For some educational things to do just a mile from the hotel, enjoy the vintage aircraft or a simulated training session at the Delta Flight Museum.

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Centennial Olympic Park

7.34 mi / 11.82 km from the hotel
Once the central site of the 1996 Olympics, this park is ideal for jogging, picnicking, or catching a live concert. Bring the kids to splash in the Fountain of Rings and enjoy the various festivals that take place throughout the year.

Cobb Galleria Centre

15.5 mi / 24.94 km from the hotel
This premier conference venue features striking architecture, a 144,000-square-foot exhibition hall, on-site restaurants, and independent boutiques at the Galleria Specialty Shops.

Georgia Aquarium

7.43 mi / 11.96 km from the hotel
The aquarium’s more than 10 million gallons of water are home to whale sharks, manta rays, and beluga whales—marine animals that are rarely exhibited in other aquariums. You can add special experiences like getting up close with a California sea lion.

Georgia International Convention Center

1.71 mi / 2.75 km from the hotel
Georgia’s second-largest meeting facility hosts a number of eclectic exhibits, trade shows, and other major events throughout the year.

Zoo Atlanta

6.52 mi / 10.49 km from the hotel
View more than 1,000 animals, including giant pandas, two-toed sloths, and meerkats, at this family-friendly attraction.

World of Coca-Cola

7.44 mi / 11.97 km from the hotel
This fascinating museum offers interactive exhibits and memorabilia detailing the history of one of the world’s most recognizable brands. Save a few minutes to taste more than 100 sodas from around the globe.

Atlanta Botanical Garden

9.61 mi / 15.47 km from the hotel
Take in the beautiful sights and smells of this mesmerizing garden while your kids climb around the tree-house area or get creative at the water “painting” wall.

CNN Studio Tours

7.07 mi / 11.38 km from the hotel
See what it’s like to work in the fast-paced world of journalism with a tour of CNN’s global headquarters. Grab a bite to eat in the food court and ride one of the world’s longest escalators in the atrium.

Fox Theatre

8.21 mi / 13.22 km from the hotel
Open since 1929, this beautiful and historical theater hosts events like stand-up, ballet, concerts, and musicals.

Georgia State University

6.97 mi / 11.22 km from the hotel
GSU, just a short walk from downtown Atlanta, provides more than 100 fields of study that are as diverse as its 53,000-plus student body.

High Museum of Art

9.31 mi / 14.98 km from the hotel
This impressive museum’s permanent collection holds more than 17,000 pieces and features European, African, and American art.

Lenox Square

13.55 mi / 21.81 km from the hotel
Opened in 1959, Lenox Square mall in the heart of Buckhead is home to more than 160 specialty stores and restaurants including FENDI, Louis Vuitton, and David Yurman.