Enjoy easy access to the best things to do in Charleston

Conveniently located just off I-64, the Country Inn & Suites, Charleston South, WV makes it easy to visit top attractions in West Virginia’s capital city. Sports fans can catch a ballgame at Appalachian Power Park or the University of Charleston, both less than 15 minutes from the hotel. For relaxing things to do after an on-site meeting, plan a trip to Cato Park, where you can enjoy a refreshing swim in the seasonal outdoor pool or an open-air picnic. Learn more about Charleston’s history and culture as you explore the grounds of the West Virginia State Capitol, and then take in a rousing symphony performance at the Clay Center.

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Appalachian Power Park

4.39 mi / 7.07 km from the hotel
Home of the Charleston Dirty Birds, this stadium is the perfect place to catch a baseball game during summer.

Capitol Street

4.81 mi / 7.74 km from the hotel
You’ll feel like you’ve walked back in time when you visit this quaint street, which features an ice cream shop and a variety of restaurants and boutiques. Browse Taylor Books, which doubles as an art gallery, and enjoy a scone at the in-store cafe.

Cato Park

6.38 mi / 10.26 km from the hotel
Go for a swim, settle in for a picnic, or challenge your skills on a nine-hole golf course when you visit this quiet park.

Charleston Town Center

5.14 mi / 8.27 km from the hotel
With three levels of popular stores like JCPenney, Bath & Body Works, and Loft, the Charleston Town Center offers hours of shopping satisfaction.

Clay Center

4.54 mi / 7.31 km from the hotel
As the cultural center of Charleston, this renowned hall hosts art exhibits, planetarium shows, and a three-story children’s museum. You can also see concerts by the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra and some of music’s biggest stars.

University of Charleston

3.27 mi / 5.27 km from the hotel
The University of Charleston boasts well-respected graduate and undergraduate programs, such as political science, nursing, and business administration. While visiting the campus, you can cheer on your favorite Golden Eagles sports team.

West Virginia State Capitol

3.36 mi / 5.4 km from the hotel
Impressive architecture, manicured landscaping, and educational guided tours make the West Virginia State Capitol a must-see attraction for Charleston visitors.

Shawnee Sports Complex

11.52 mi / 18.53 km from the hotel
Located along the Kanawha River, the Shawnee Sports Complex features four collegiate turf baseball and softball fields, 27 acres of grass fields, and six collegiate artificial turf fields that can be lined for a variety of sports.

Kanawha State Forest

6.46 mi / 10.4 km from the hotel
Explore over 60 miles of trails on foot or on a mountain bike, or go fishing in the two-acre pond at this popular park. A valid license is required to fish.

Charleston Coliseum & Convention Center

5.31 mi / 8.55 km from the hotel
Situated in the heart of downtown Charleston, this venue hosts everything from musical performances and sporting events to hobby conventions and conferences.