Plan a memorable vacation near popular things to do in Jacksonville

When you book a room or suite at the Country Inn & Suites in West Jacksonville, you can enjoy a great location minutes from downtown attractions and the area’s beautiful beaches. Watch the Jacksonville Jaguars kick off at TIAA Bank Field, or take a few hours to wander through the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens. Looking for things to do with your family? Explore the interactive exhibits at the Museum of Science & History (MOSH) or learn more about your favorite animals at Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens. For a memorable day trip, the historic sites of St. Augustine and Kingsley Plantation are about an hour away.

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Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

5.31 mi / 8.54 km from the hotel
Whether you want to see works from 2100 BCE or the 21st century, this museum has something for every art lover. Take a stroll through the beautiful flower gardens, and then admire works by Peter Paul Rubens, Norman Rockwell, and Winslow Homer.

Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary

15 mi / 24.15 km from the hotel
Meet exotic cats like tigers, lions, and pumas at this refuge dedicated to sheltering endangered felines and educating the public about their safety.

Camp Milton Historic Preserve

6.11 mi / 9.84 km from the hotel
Explore this former Civil War encampment where you can see a reenactment and learn about the area’s history at the educational center. The preserve is also part of the Jacksonville Baldwin Rail Trail, so bring your bikes or hiking shoes.

Downtown Jacksonville

6.1 mi / 9.82 km from the hotel
Spend time exploring downtown Jacksonville, a unique waterfront city with art galleries, nightlife, parks, and markets.

Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

8.58 mi / 13.8 km from the hotel
Home to more than 2,000 animals and lush gardens featuring plants from around the globe, this zoo is a great place to take a walk on the wild side.

Museum of Science & History (MOSH)

6.22 mi / 10.02 km from the hotel
Jacksonville’s Museum of Science & History (MOSH) features hands-on exhibits, summer camps, and even adult programs related to astronomy, history, and the local region.

St. Augustine

39.94 mi / 64.27 km from the hotel
Featuring charming cobblestone streets, quaint cafés, and unique shops, the nation’s oldest city is brimming with culture and history.

TIAA Bank Field

7.49 mi / 12.05 km from the hotel
Cheer on the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars at TIAA Bank Field, which is located along the St. Johns River and seats more than 67,000 spectators.

Jacksonville Beaches

22.39 mi / 36.04 km from the hotel
These four city beaches (Jacksonville, Neptune, Mayport, and Atlantic) offer 22 miles of sandy shoreline along with great surfing and fishing opportunities. For a look at local history and culture, you can also visit the Beaches Museum.