Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Bel Air/Aberdeen, MD
1435 Handlir Drive
Bel Air , MD 21015
Look forward to your next family visit, board meeting or sports tournament with a stay at the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Bel Air/Aberdeen, MD. We’re located off I-95 near Exit 80, just 35 miles from Baltimore/Washington International Airport. Our hotel is near government and corporate destinations, including Aberdeen Proving Ground, Army Research Laboratory, General Electric, Peach Bottom Atomic Energy Station and the new C4ISR office complex. A number of local sports centers like The Ripken Experience and Cedar Lane Regional Park are also nearby.
Enjoy the complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast in the morning and an evening reception Monday through Thursday. To accommodate your hectic schedule, we also offer our round-the-clock fitness center and business center. Spacious rooms and suites, plus a secluded outdoor pool, make it easy to unwind after working or playing in Aberdeen, Riverside, Edgewood or the greater Baltimore area.
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Our Hotel Rooms
You’ll find comfortable furnishings like armchairs and king or queen beds in all of our rooms and suites. Catch up on work or your social networks with free Wi-Fi in every accommodation. Standard amenities include:
Choose a specialty accommodation for more space, such as the One-bedroom Suite that features a living area and a separate bedroom with an additional TV.
Bars & Restaurants
Wake up to waffles, omelets, biscuits with gravy and much more at our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. If hunger strikes after breakfast, help yourself to cookies, coffee and fresh fruit, available 24 hours a day. Visiting Monday through Thursday? Enjoy appetizers and beverages at our evening social hour.
For lunch or dinner, you can walk to nearby restaurants like Cracker Barrel and Riverside Pub & Grille. We are also just a 30-minute drive from downtown Baltimore if you’re in the mood to try one of the restaurants in Little Italy or Inner Harbor.
Things to Do near Bel Air
If you've spent a lot of time sitting in meetings, then embrace a change of scenery and head to Main Street in downtown Bel Air. Sightseers and sports fans may also enjoy:
Cedar Lane Regional Park – Walk, jog or bike the training path or watch a team play on one of 13 fields at this multi-sports city park. You can drive to Cedar Lane in less than 10 minutes.
Concord Point Lighthouse – Explore this dramatic Chesapeake Bay landmark, built in 1827 and still operating. Admission is free April to October, and the waterfront promenade is yours to stroll anytime. To get there, drive 20 minutes northeast of the hotel.
The Ripken Experience Aberdeen – Witness the future of baseball at this seasonal youth tournament complex that re-creates famous sports venues like Wrigley Field and Fenway Park. It’s a 10-minute drive northeast of the hotel.
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Plan Your Next Meeting or Event
We offer extensive space and support for group events of up to 60 guests. Coming to the area for training at a nearby government agency? Ask about our special meeting rates and benefits for government travelers. Thanks to the TourStop® and TeamStop® programs, sightseers and sports teams enjoy lodging discounts and free parking.
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In cases of emergency, disaster or inclement weather, this hotel in Maryland is geared to accommodate.
Make Our Hotel Your Base for Local Events
The Country Inn & Suites in Bel Air is the perfect place to stay if you’re in the area for an event. The hotel’s convenient location off I-95 makes it easy to zip to the region’s numerous festivals, from Baltimore to Washington, D.C. and all places in between.
For year-round activities, visit these nearby destinations: