Stay near popular things to do in Platteville 

Located less than a mile from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, the Country Inn & Suites places guests close to the top things to do in Platteville, WI. Rest up in your hotel room or suite before browsing boutiques and sampling local restaurants in the charming downtown area. Stop by The Mining & Rollo Jamison Museums if you’re interested in local history, or spend a rainy day with your kids at nearby Avalon Cinema. When the sun’s out, you can go for a round of golf at the scenic Platteville Golf and Country Club or lace up your boots for a hike in Governor Dodge State Park. For even more shopping and dining, nearby Galena and Dubuque make for easy day trips.

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Governor Dodge State Park

26.37 mi / 42.43 km from the hotel
You can look for deer, foxes, and more than 150 bird species at this beautiful 5,270-acre park. Bring a picnic basket and your outdoor gear for a day of hiking along the Pine Cliff Trail and canoeing or fishing in Cox Hollow Lake and Twin Valley Lake.

The House on the Rock

30.92 mi / 49.77 km from the hotel
Since opening in 1959, this quirky tourist attraction has become one of Wisconsin’s most popular destinations. See Japanese gardens, the world’s largest indoor carousel, and the Infinity Room with its more than 3,000 windows.

Avalon Cinema

0.39 mi / 0.62 km from the hotel
Treat yourself and your kids to some popcorn and a relaxed evening at the movies with a trip to this first-run theater.

Downtown Platteville, WI

0.41 mi / 0.65 km from the hotel
Find a one-of-a-kind outfit, a decorative treasure, or a great place to eat as you explore Platteville’s quaint downtown district.

Platteville Golf and Country Club

1.5 mi / 2.41 km from the hotel
Open to the public, the Platteville Golf and Country Club is an ideal place to hone your game. After your round, stop by the on-site restaurant for a drink and a snack.

Rountree Gallery

0.36 mi / 0.58 km from the hotel
See what regional artists are up to at this visual arts gallery in Platteville. Exhibits range from ceramics and sculptures to photography, paintings, and other media.

The Mining & Rollo Jamison Museums

0.36 mi / 0.58 km from the hotel
Visit this three-acre campus to view artifacts, dioramas, maps, and photos that offer a glimpse of this mining area’s rich history. Take a guided tour of an underground mine, ride an outdoor mine train, or stop by the gift shop for a souvenir rock specimen.

University of Wisconsin – Platteville

0.57 mi / 0.92 km from the hotel
Prospective students and their families won’t want to miss visiting this beautiful campus. Be sure to wear orange and blue if you want to cheer on the Pioneers at Williams Fieldhouse.

Platteville Community Arboretum

0.32 mi / 0.52 km from the hotel
Want some fresh air? This arboretum borders the Rountree Branch of the bike and pedestrian trail running from UW-Platteville through downtown Platteville. Head to Katie’s Garden to find the Gateway of the Arboretum.