Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Madison, WI
400 River Place
Madison , WI 53716
East of downtown Madison in Monona, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Madison, WI lies just off U.S. Highway 12/18 beside Capital Springs State Park. Tour the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, six miles away from the hotel, or catch a concert at the Alliant Energy Center, only an eight-minute drive away. At the end of the day, relax in the hotel’s indoor pool and hot tub, or plan your next day’s itinerary with free high-speed Internet access.
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Hotel Amenities & Services
A stay at the Country Inn & Suites feels like home, with a fitness center to help you stick to your workout routine and a business center to let you catch up on work. Enjoy these amenities and services:
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Our Rooms & Suites
The Country Inn & Suites, Madison offers comfortable guest rooms and suites for a restful night so that you’re ready to cheer on the Badgers or to attend that special wedding at Monona Terrace. Standard room amenities include:
Traveling with a large group? Reserve a King Suite, which includes all standard amenities along with an extra TV, a king-size bed and a separate living area with a sleeper sofa to give everyone plenty of room.
Where to Eat While You’re Here
Sit down to biscuits and gravy, waffles and fresh fruit from the hotel’s complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. For lunch and dinner, you can walk to several nearby restaurants, such as Edo Japanese Restaurant, which serves sushi rolls, bento boxes and hibachi entrees prepared in front of you.
Things to Do in Madison
Tour Wisconsin’s capitol building, less than six miles from the hotel, before heading next door to the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the alma mater of famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright. You can wander the trails of the university’s arboretum or the Olbrich Botanical Gardens, home to award-winning gardens and a conservatory. Additional nearby attractions include:
Alliant Energy Center – From horse shows and concerts to roller-derby bouts and the county fair, the Alliant Energy Center is home to Madison’s premier entertainment events.
Capital Springs State Park – Trek through the park on a snowmobile in winter and paddleboard to your campsite in summer at Capital Springs State Park, less than a mile from the hotel. You can also hike or bike all the way into downtown on the park’s Capital City State Trail.
Monona Terrace – Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1938, the Monona Terrace Convention Center sits on the bank of Lake Monona. As one of the Midwest’s best venues, it is noted for its state-of-the-art facilities and beautiful backdrop. Attend a wedding, concert, symposium or IRONMAN® competition, or simply tour this architectural wonder.
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Groups & Meetings
Plan a gathering for up to 30 people in our meeting facilities. We can help with catering and even create a personalized Web page to communicate event details to your guests. If you’re traveling with a group, we offer discounted rates to make your stay at the Country Inn & Suites more affordable and convenient.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility