Find fun things to do near our hotel and the Rochester airport

Conveniently located off I-390 and I-590, the Country Inn & Suites puts you near the Rochester airport and plenty of fun things to do. Here with your family? The Strong National Museum of Play keeps kids of all ages entertained for hours with attractions like the world’s largest collection of toys and games. You can also make the easy 20-minute drive to Seabreeze Amusement Park for roller coaster thrills or tour the Rochester Museum & Science Center. Spend an afternoon picnicking and hiking at Genesee Valley Park. Downtown Rochester offers great shopping and dining, and you can catch a performance at Geva Theatre or the prestigious Eastman School of Music. If you’re visiting a student, the University of Rochester and the Rochester Institute of Technology are within 10 minutes of our hotel.

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Bill Gray’s Regional Iceplex

0.84 mi / 1.35 km from the hotel
The Iceplex houses four regulation-size hockey rinks and offers lessons in skating and hockey. Stop by the store if you need gear, and refuel in the restaurant or taproom.

Genesee Country Village & Museum

15.36 mi / 24.72 km from the hotel
Immerse yourself in this re-creation of a 19th-century village with help from costumed tour guides. The charming village features many restored buildings, including a blacksmith and a brewery. Stop by the confectionery for freshly baked treats.

George Eastman Museum

3.84 mi / 6.18 km from the hotel
Originally the home of Kodak founder George Eastman, this facility has since become one of the world’s leading museums in photography and film preservation. Tour the mansion and gardens, or catch a classic film in the Dryden Theatre.

Geva Theatre Center

3.38 mi / 5.45 km from the hotel
Part of Rochester’s thriving downtown culture, this award-winning, nonprofit theater offers productions year-round. The company’s building, which dates from 1868, is now on the National Register of Historic Places.

National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House

3.43 mi / 5.52 km from the hotel
Once the home of women’s rights leader Susan B. Anthony, this museum features a collection of memorabilia, artifacts, and photos documenting her efforts to improve the plight of women in America.

Rochester Museum & Science Center

3.65 mi / 5.87 km from the hotel
Little ones can build cars, launch catapults, and try other engineering-based challenges in the Inventor Center at this family-friendly museum. You can also explore the trails at the Cumming Nature Center or attend a show at the Strasenburgh Planetarium.

Seabreeze Amusement Park

9.62 mi / 15.49 km from the hotel
Opened as a trolley park in 1879, Seabreeze has since grown to include thrill rides, kiddie rides, four roller coasters, and a water park. Climb on the spinning Whirlwind ride for lovely views of Lake Ontario. The park is open from May to September.

Seneca Park Zoo

6.4 mi / 10.3 km from the hotel
This zoo sprawls over 20 acres and is home to African elephants, polar bears, penguins, and more. Check out the Rocky Coasts exhibit to see the zoo’s adorable sea lions from an underwater viewing area.

The Strong National Museum of Play

3.45 mi / 5.55 km from the hotel
Relive your childhood as your kids enjoy this museum’s huge coral reef aquarium and butterfly garden. The museum also houses the World Video Game Hall of Fame and an arcade where you can beat your best scores on games like Donkey Kong.

University of Rochester

1.77 mi / 2.85 km from the hotel
Spanning 154 acres, this research university’s main campus on the Genesee River is approximately two miles from downtown. Visit your favorite student or simply enjoy the beautiful campus, which offers several galleries showing both student and professional art.

Highland Park

1.96 mi / 3.15 km from the hotel
For fun outdoor activities, head to the 150-acre Highland Park, home to an arboretum, a playground, athletic fields, and a winter ice-skating rink.

Genesee Valley Park

1.93 mi / 3.11 km from the hotel
Pack a picnic and head to this beautiful park along the Genesee River in Rochester. The park’s 800-plus acres offer lovely views of the landscape as well as sports fields, picnic shelters, two golf courses, and trails for hiking, biking, and skiing.