Explore the best of Wisconsin’s capital from our hotel in Madison

Located off Highway 18 about six miles from the University of Wisconsin–Madison, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Madison Southwest, WI gives you easy access to campus tours and Badgers home games. Our hotel is positioned between the communities of Verona and Fitchburg, which places you close to downtown Madison and popular attractions such as Henry Vilas Zoo, Alliant Energy Center, and Madison Children’s Museum. Flying in for a business meeting? Take advantage of our complimentary shuttle to Dane County Regional Airport (MSN) and to the Epic Systems campus.

When you return from exploring the state capital, post your favorite photos online using free Wi-Fi or relax in the hot tub or heated indoor pool. Later, you can unwind by the fireplace in the lobby with a complimentary cookie. Here for work? Our business center makes it easy to print handouts ahead of meetings in our well-equipped event space. Each morning, get your day off to a great start with an energizing workout in our fitness center and a tasty meal at the free, hot breakfast featuring our signature waffles.

Awards and recognitions

These acknowledgements recognize our hotel’s commitment to providing an exceptional guest experience.
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Hospitality Excellence Award

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Unwind in our rooms and suites with free Wi-Fi and a fridge

After a fun evening at Ten Pin Alley with family or colleagues, retire to your hotel room or suite, where you can relax with a drink you chilled in the fridge. Not yet ready to call it a night? Connect to free Wi-Fi to check your email, or tune into HBO, HBO2, ESPN, or CNN on the flat-screen TV. For added space, reserve a one-bedroom suite with a separate living room and a sleeper sofa.

King Bed

  •  336 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
Business and leisure travelers appreciate our standard rooms with premium TV channels and a free, hot breakfast.

2 Queen Beds

  •  336 ft²
  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults
After touring UW–Madison, return to this standard room to relax with free Wi-Fi and a show on HBO.

Studio Suite-King Bed

  •  448 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
These suites feature an open floor plan, free Wi-Fi, and a sleeper sofa that invites you to unwind.

Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

  •  384 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
Make a special occasion even more memorable in this spacious suite with a romantic whirlpool for two.
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Madison Southwest, WI - 1 Bedroom Suite-2 Queen Beds

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  •  448 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
Warm and inviting, these suites grant you upgrades like extra living space, a private bedroom, and two TVs.

1 Bedroom Suite-2 Queen Beds

  •  456 ft²
  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults
A private bedroom and a living room with a sleeper sofa give you space to spread out each night.

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed-2 Twin Beds

  •  547 ft²
  • 1 king and 2 twin
  • 4 adults
Enjoy the comforts of home in this spacious suite with a living room, a dining area, and a private bedroom.
With space for up to 20 guests and a great location near the MSN airport, the meeting room at the Country Inn & Suites is ideal for your upcoming gathering. Our professional team can set up audiovisual equipment, offer catering recommendations, and create a custom event web page to keep your guests informed about every detail.


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Emergency and medical personnel receive a 10% discount and upgraded room at check-in.
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Madison’s vibrant downtown offers everything from a tropical waterfall at Olbrich Botanical Gardens to Wisconsin’s premier events at Alliant Energy Center. For entertainment closer to the hotel, start your day with a hike or a bike ride at Quarry Ridge Recreation Area, and then enjoy an evening of bowling and drinks at Ten Pin Alley. Check out these favorites during your visit:

Capital Brewery

6.24 mi / 10.04 km from the hotel
Try a staple, seasonal, or limited-release beer at this highly sustainable brewery, and check out the Bier Garten for live music and entertainment if you’re visiting between April and October.

Henry Vilas Zoo

5.04 mi / 8.11 km from the hotel
Visit animals from five different continents free of charge at this community-sponsored zoo. Residents include American bison, capybaras, and rhinoceroses.

Madison Children’s Museum

6.74 mi / 10.85 km from the hotel
Visit the past in the log cabin, unearth the secrets to sustainability in the Urb Garden, and get your hands on the interactive exhibits in “Possible-opolis” at Madison Children’s Museum.

Monona Terrace

6.67 mi / 10.73 km from the hotel
Attend a concert, an exhibition, or a banquet on Lake Monona’s shore at Monona Terrace, a convention center designed by legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright.

University of Wisconsin–Madison

5.8 mi / 9.34 km from the hotel
See a Badgers game or catch one of the seasonal events on campus at this 936-acre university.

Wisconsin State Capitol Tour

6.64 mi / 10.69 km from the hotel
Experience the grandeur of Wisconsin’s Capitol building with free tours, offered daily. Groups of 10 or more can make reservations online.
6275 Nesbitt Road, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, United States

Stay within a short drive of downtown Madison and the University of Wisconsin–Madison at the Country Inn & Suites, located off Highway 18. Whether you're driving your own car or renting one, take advantage of our free parking as you explore the area. We offer a complimentary shuttle to the Epic Systems campus and Dane County Regional Airport (MSN), approximately 14 miles away. The Madison Metro Transit bus system also provides affordable transportation.