Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Tuscaloosa, AL
4801 Mcfarland Boulevard East
Tuscaloosa , AL 35405
Cheer on the Crimson Tide at Bryant-Denny Stadium, see a concert at Bama Theatre or enjoy a riverboat cruise on the Black Warrior River, all within minutes of the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Tuscaloosa, AL. Our ideal location off I-20 offers easy access to the University of Alabama for prospective students taking a campus tour and families visiting current students. Business travelers appreciate that the hotel is also within minutes of Michelin, Nucor Steel and Mercedes-Benz.
When your adventures away from the hotel are over, grab a novel from the Read It & Return Lending LibrarySM and head outdoors to relax by the pool. Guests also love the free, hot breakfast, the complimentary coffee and cookies upon arrival, and the on-site fitness center. Hotel amenities and services include:
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Our Hotel Rooms
Satisfy late-night hunger by warming up a snack in the in-room microwave, and then settle down in front of the flat-screen TV for an HBO special. If you need an energy boost, brew yourself a cup of coffee with the convenient coffeemaker. Standard room highlights include:
Make your stay even more special when you upgrade to a One-bedroom Whirlpool Suite, featuring a private bedroom and a whirlpool tub.
Bars & Restaurants
Wake up to the tantalizing aroma of Belgian waffles and bacon. Our hotel’s complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast features an array of tasty items, including biscuits with gravy, eggs, hot and cold cereals, and pastries.
Nearby restaurants like DePalma’s Italian Cafe and Dreamland provide lunch and dinner options. Try authentic Italian dishes like veal marsala and pasta primavera at DePalma’s, or fill up on ribs paired with baked beans and potato salad at Dreamland.
Things to Do in Tuscaloosa
Before your night out in Tuscaloosa, buy something new to wear at Midtown Village, a shopping center just two miles from the hotel. Looking for souvenirs? Travel five miles to the Kentuck Art Center for a piece of local artwork. You can also see your favorite bands perform live at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater. Additional attractions include:
Bryant-Denny Stadium – Stay just three miles from Bryant-Denny Stadium, home of the University of Alabama’s Crimson Tide. While on campus, visit the Paul W. Bryant Museum to see a Waterford crystal replica of Coach Paul “Bear” Bryant’s houndstooth hat.
Bama Theatre – For family-focused fun, see a musical, a dramatic performance or a film at this venue, located about five miles from the hotel. Built in the 1930s, the structure is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Bama Belle – Climb aboard The Bama Belle riverboat for a romantic excursion down the Black Warrior River. This paddle wheel riverboat lies just four miles from the hotel.
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Plan Your Next Group Visit
In town with a sports team? Reserve room blocks and enjoy special amenities through the Sports Approved Program. Our hotel offers free Internet access, an outdoor pool and a complimentary, hot breakfast. For added convenience, you can make use of the breakfast room for team meetings, and then head out to explore area attractions or attend a festival in downtown Tuscaloosa.
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Make This Tuscaloosa Hotel Your Team's Home Base
At our hotel, we work hard to obtain and maintain our Sports Approved status with Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. That means we have a proven track record of working with sports groups and providing consistent service that caters directly to the groups' unique needs.
Sports Approved Program Standards
As a Carlson Rezidor Sports Approved hotel, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Tuscaloosa, AL is committed to providing your sports group with the following Sports Approved hotel standards:
Our trained hotel staff will stay up-to-date on your group's needs before and during your stay with us. You can rest assured the Country Inn & Suites, Tuscaloosa, AL hotel will be ready to warmly welcome your team so you can relax, because the rest comes easy.
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Sports group accommodations subject to availability.