Explore the top things to do in Smyrna, GA and downtown Atlanta

Base yourself in one of our comfortable rooms at the Country Inn & Suites, Smyrna, GA for easy access to countless things to do in the bustling metropolitan area of Atlanta. Essential family attractions include Zoo Atlanta and the Georgia Aquarium, the largest acquarium in the Western Hemisphere. Score tickets to an Atlanta Braves baseball game at Truist Park, or spend the day at Six Flags Over Georgia riding monster coasters like Goliath. Love to shop? Department stores and boutiques are just a few miles away at Cumberland Mall and the Galleria Specialty Shops. Business travelers in need of a break near the hotel can enjoy a round of golf at Fox Creek Golf Club or head to the scenic Silver Comet Trail to recharge with a walk, jog, or bike ride.

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Centennial Olympic Park

7.33 mi / 11.8 km from the hotel
Once the central site of the 1996 Olympics, this park is ideal for jogging, picnicking, or catching a live concert. Bring the kids to splash in the Fountain of Rings and enjoy the various festivals that take place throughout the year.

Cobb Galleria Centre

3.95 mi / 6.36 km from the hotel
This premier conference venue features striking architecture, a 144,000-square-foot exhibition hall, on-site restaurants, and independent boutiques at the Galleria Specialty Shops.

Georgia Aquarium

7.23 mi / 11.64 km from the hotel
The aquarium’s more than 10 million gallons of water are home to whale sharks, manta rays, and beluga whales—marine animals that are rarely exhibited in other aquariums. You can add special experiences like getting up close with a California sea lion.

Six Flags Over Georgia

5.29 mi / 8.51 km from the hotel
Thrill-seekers can get an adrenaline rush on rides like The RIDDLER Mindbender, Goliath, and SkyScreamer. Bring your swimsuit for a trip to the seasonal on-site water park, Hurricane Harbor.

Truist Park

4.37 mi / 7.04 km from the hotel
Baseball fans won’t want to miss seeing the Atlanta Braves play at this stadium completed in 2017. You can also buy tickets for a behind-the-scenes tour of the park and enjoy concerts, shopping, and dining at the Coca-Cola Roxy and The Battery Atlanta.

Zoo Atlanta

9.33 mi / 15.01 km from the hotel
View more than 1,000 animals, including giant pandas, two-toed sloths, and meerkats, at this family-friendly attraction.

World of Coca-Cola

7.37 mi / 11.86 km from the hotel
This fascinating museum offers interactive exhibits and memorabilia detailing the history of one of the world’s most recognizable brands. Save a few minutes to taste more than 100 sodas from around the globe.

Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Park

8.51 mi / 13.69 km from the hotel
Pay your respects at the Eternal Flame, learn about the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., see the home where he was born, and visit the World Peace Rose Garden.

CNN Studio Tours

7.52 mi / 12.1 km from the hotel
See what it’s like to work in the fast-paced world of journalism with a tour of CNN’s global headquarters. Grab a bite to eat in the food court and ride one of the world’s longest escalators in the atrium.

Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

4.19 mi / 6.74 km from the hotel
A must for culture lovers, this major performing arts venue is home to the Atlanta Opera and the Atlanta Ballet. Programming also includes big-name concerts, Broadway musicals, and comedy shows.

Cumberland Mall

3.57 mi / 5.74 km from the hotel
Spend the day shopping at this mall that features more than 100 stores, including Macy’s, Apple, and Michael Kors. Hungry? Take a break to dine at restaurants such as Stoney River Steakhouse and Grill and The Cheesecake Factory.

Georgia World Congress Center

7.09 mi / 11.41 km from the hotel
The convention center at GWCC boasts 1.5 million square feet of exhibition space and hosts events that draw more than a million visitors a year.