Discover an array of things to do in Savannah, like browsing City Market

Situated just off I-95, the hotel rooms at the Country Inn & Suites, Savannah Gateway provide a perfect starting point for your visit to the Lowcountry. Make the 20-minute drive into downtown Savannah, where you can shop for souvenirs at City Market or explore the city’s 22 historic squares. Movie buffs won’t want to miss Chippewa Square, where the famous bus scene from Forrest Gump was filmed. Looking for kid-friendly things to do? You can visit the outdoor sensory garden at the Savannah Children’s Museum or spot local wildlife along the salt marsh boardwalk at the UGA Aquarium. Check out our hotel deals for experience packages before booking your trip.

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Savannah City Market

11.9 mi / 19.16 km from the hotel
Discover shops, restaurants, and nightlife at this historical marketplace. If you’ve got a sweet tooth, stop by The Little Crown by Pie Society to enjoy some British treats like a Bakewell Tart or a Victoria Sponge Cake.

Savannah College of Art and Design

11.72 mi / 18.86 km from the hotel
Often referred to as SCAD, this private, non-profit college was founded in 1978 and features an art museum and film festivals.

Tanger Outlets Savannah, GA

9.05 mi / 14.57 km from the hotel
Find huge savings at this outlet mall, featuring stores like Palmetto Moon, Old Navy, Vera Bradley, and Under Armour. When you’re ready for a break, stop by Johnny Rockets for a burger and a shake.

Tybee Island

25.37 mi / 40.83 km from the hotel
This popular destination boasts more than three miles of beach and a famous lighthouse that dates from the 18th century.

Georgia State Railroad Museum

11.37 mi / 18.31 km from the hotel
Railroad enthusiasts enjoy this popular attraction, which features antique locomotives, enchanting model trains, a working roundhouse, and an old-fashioned repair shop.

Fort Pulaski National Monument

21.32 mi / 34.31 km from the hotel
One of the best-preserved brick military forts, Fort Pulaski played a pivotal role in the Civil War. Today, you can enjoy hiking, kayaking, fishing, and bike riding around the monument.

Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace

11.91 mi / 19.16 km from the hotel
Tour the home of America’s first Girl Scout, Juliette Gordon Low, and find out more about how the Girl Scouts began in 1912.

The Historic Savannah Theatre

11.88 mi / 19.12 km from the hotel
This theater has been delighting crowds with grand musicals and live theatrical performances since 1818.

Georgia Southern University, Armstrong Campus

6.9 mi / 11.11 km from the hotel
The Armstrong branch of Georgia Southern welcomes students from across the country to its scenic 268-acre campus.

Lucas Theatre for the Arts

12.12 mi / 19.51 km from the hotel
Watch a film, a theater production, or a music-and-dance performance at this cultural center that features eclectic architecture inspired by Greek Revival, Adams-style, Art Deco, and Neoclassical periods.

Savannah Children’s Museum

11.32 mi / 18.22 km from the hotel
Turn your kids loose in this outdoor museum, where they can create things, make noise, and play games. Exhibits and activities include a maze, a reading nook, oversized building blocks, and a sensory garden.

UGA Aquarium

14.95 mi / 24.07 km from the hotel
Nestled on a gorgeous tract of land at the end of Skidaway Island, Georgia’s first saltwater aquarium features 16 exhibit tanks showcasing a vibrant variety of coastal marine life such as horseshoe crabs, stingrays, jellyfish, lionfish, and seahorses.