Discover all the fun things to do near the IAH Houston airport and downtown

Whether business or leisure brings you to the area, the Country Inn & Suites, Houston IAH Airport - JFK Boulevard makes it easy to explore the top things to do around Texas’s largest city. Looking for ways to entertain clients? You can head 25 minutes south to catch an outstanding performance in the Houston Theater District, or you can book a tee time at the Golf Club of Houston, just 10 minutes away. If you scored tickets to an Astros game at Minute Maid Park, swing by Greenspoint Mall or Old Town Spring to snag some navy-and-orange gear before you head over. To beat the Texas heat, pencil in time to take your kids to Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown.

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Greenspoint Mall

4.95 mi / 7.97 km from the hotel
Watch the latest movies at Premiere Cinema, grab a bite to eat at a restaurant like Kelly’s Cajun Grill, or shop more than 50 retailers, including Finish Line, Champs Sports, and Rainbow.

Houston Grand Prix

2.25 mi / 3.62 km from the hotel
Release your inner child at this family entertainment center. Here, an outdoor go-kart track is matched with an indoor arcade complex complete with pinball machines, video games, and pool tables.
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Mercer Botanic Gardens

7.17 mi / 11.54 km from the hotel
Discover a hidden gem in Humble: a living natural history museum that holds the area’s largest collection of regional and cultivated plants. Ever-changing botanical beauty awaits.
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Minute Maid Park

12.87 mi / 20.71 km from the hotel
This state-of-the-art stadium is the home field of the Houston Astros, the MLB’s 2017 World Series champions. Get your tickets to see the Astros in action each summer, or schedule a behind-the-scenes tour of the stadium, available all year round.

Willowbrook Cinema

6.68 mi / 10.75 km from the hotel
Bring a movie night and dinner a little closer with a visit to Willowbrook Cinema, where movies, meals, and margaritas meet. Look forward to chef-driven menus and luxurious seating for the ultimate night out.
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Old Town Spring

10.78 mi / 17.34 km from the hotel
Take a leisurely stroll through the historical village of Spring, which is home to more than 170 local businesses and restaurants. Spring also hosts year-round events, such as family-friendly concerts, festivals, and food shows.

Toyota Center

13.4 mi / 21.57 km from the hotel
Catch big-name artists like Sam Smith and Childish Gambino along with huge events like WWE Live at Toyota Center, which is also the home of the NBA’s Houston Rockets.

Traders Village

16.96 mi / 27.29 km from the hotel
This massive flea market sits on more than 100 acres and features hundreds of vendors every weekend.

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown

10.67 mi / 17.17 km from the hotel
During Texas’ hot summer months, cool off at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown. You can drop nearly 30 feet on the Wahoo Wave or float down the lazy river at this family-fun water park.

Willowbrook Mall

12.4 mi / 19.96 km from the hotel
Browse all your favorite retailers at this local mall with over 170 stores, from Macy’s and Lush to Zara and H&M. To celebrate your finds, grab a sweet treat from Cinnabon or Marble Slab Creamery.

NRG Stadium

18.29 mi / 29.43 km from the hotel
Accommodating both rodeos and NFL games, NRG Stadium sits on the 350-acre NRG Park complex, which hosts concerts, dirt bike rallies, trade shows, and tournaments.

Sam Houston Race Park

12.4 mi / 19.96 km from the hotel
Experience a thrilling Thoroughbred horse race at Sam Houston Race Park. After the race, enjoy a delicious meal at the track’s Winner’s Circle Restaurant.