See a show at the Coliseum and find other things to do in North Charleston
Less than 15 miles from downtown Charleston and roughly 30 minutes from the beautiful beaches of Sullivan’s Island, the Country Inn & Suites is perfectly positioned for a Lowcountry adventure. Hop on I-26 for easy access to Charleston’s historic district, where you can stroll along the Battery for views of the harbor and Fort Sumter or shop for traditional sweetgrass baskets at the sprawling City Market. You can also find plenty of things to do in North Charleston—browse through Northwoods Mall or take your kids for summer fun at Whirlin’ Waters Adventure Waterpark. If you have tickets to a concert at the North Charleston Coliseum or a trade show at the Charleston Area Convention Center, book one of our rooms and suites to stay about 15 minutes from the complex.
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North Charleston Fire Museum4.79 mi / 7.7 km from the hotel
Visitors of all ages love this museum’s collection of restored fire vehicles from as early as 1785. Most were built by American LaFrance and all of them still run. Learn about firefighting history through hands-on exhibits and theater presentations.
North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center5.04 mi / 8.11 km from the hotel
Watch the South Carolina Stingrays defend their home ice, catch a touring headliner, or see a hit Broadway musical at this entertainment complex. The campus also hosts trade shows and other events at the Charleston Area Convention Center.
Carolina Ice Palace0.38 mi / 0.61 km from the hotel
Strap on your skates and take to the ice during public skating hours, or watch accomplished figure skaters and hockey players rule the rink.
Charleston Southern University3.5 mi / 5.64 km from the hotel
The 300-acre CSU campus offers a variety of degree programs, from biochemistry and kinesiology to music and theater. Take a tour, cheer for the Buccaneers, or attend a conference.
College of Charleston12.24 mi / 19.7 km from the hotel
Visit the historic campus of the College of Charleston to see the stately beauty that has prompted numerous movie directors to film on site. You can request a tour or purchase tickets to a Cougars game while on campus.
Downtown Charleston11.91 mi / 19.17 km from the hotel
Downtown Charleston is home to the city’s best attractions, including the Charleston Harbor, the South Carolina Aquarium, Fort Sumter, Market Street, Rainbow Row, and the historic Battery.
North Charleston Farmers Market4.62 mi / 7.44 km from the hotel
From mid-May through late October, the North Charleston Farmers Market sells locally grown fruit and vegetables, along with baked goods and freshly made snacks. You can also browse handmade items like ceramics and jewelry.
Northwoods Mall0.43 mi / 0.69 km from the hotel
This mall is home to national retailers, including American Eagle, Bath & Body Works, and Belk.
Tanger Outlets4.57 mi / 7.35 km from the hotel
Snag great deals on popular brands such as J.Crew, Brooks Brothers, and Coach at this outlet mall. When you need to refuel, head to one of several eateries surrounding the complex.
The Charleston Museum11.93 mi / 19.2 km from the hotel
Kids love raising the pirate flag at Kidstory while adults learn about life on a pre-Civil War rice plantation at America’s oldest museum.
The Citadel10.79 mi / 17.36 km from the hotel
Attend a Friday parade or tour the campus of this historic military college situated on the banks of the Ashley River.
Whirlin’ Waters Adventure Waterpark2.89 mi / 4.65 km from the hotel
Cool off in the Big Kahuna wave pool, take the little ones to the Otter Bay kiddie area, or relax on the Rollin’ River lazy river at Whirlin’ Waters. This seasonal fun zone in North Charleston Wannamaker County Park also offers thrilling waterslides.