Explore the scenic Cuyahoga Valley
Located in Fairlawn just off I-77, the Radisson makes it easy to explore Ohio’s picturesque Cuyahoga Valley. From picturesque train rides on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad to wine tastings at Sarah’s Vineyard, you’ll find plenty of fun things to do in Akron. Take the family to Akron Zoo, or peruse the works on display at Akron Art Museum. If you’re looking for sports or gaming action, you can explore the entertainment options in Cleveland, just 36 minutes away.
- Cuyahoga Valley National Park (7 miles)
The beauty of this 32,500-acre national park awaits you only a short distance from the city. Hike, canoe and bike, or catch the view from a scenic train ride.
Phone: +1 (330) 657-2752
- Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens (9.2 miles)
Step back into the Industrial Age with a tour of this 70-acre National Historic Landmark, which includes five buildings and eight beautiful gardens.
Phone: +1 (330) 836-5533
- Sarah's Vineyard (8.6 miles)
Sample wines at this picturesque vineyard, and be sure to stay for a delicious lunch of wood-fired pizza and a tour of the art gallery.
Phone +1 (330) 929-8057
- Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (22 miles)
Get on board this 1940s-era railway for a scenic tour, wine tasting or special kids’ program, like a train ride with superheroes.
Phone: +1 (330) 439-5708
- JACK Cleveland Casino (28.9 miles)
Try your luck at JACK Cleveland Casino, where you can play the slots and more than 100 table games.
Phone: +1 (855) 746-3777
- Blossom Music Center (9.6 miles)
This popular amphitheater can hold more than 23,000 fans for concerts by big-name artists like Dave Matthews Band, Weezer and Zac Brown Band.
Phone: +1 (330) 920-8040
- Akron Zoo (12 miles)
Spanning 50 acres, this zoo houses more than 700 animals, including electric eels, river otters and Komodo dragons. Check out exhibits like Ewww! @ the Zoo, or schedule an up-close experience.
Phone: +1 (330) 375-2550
- Akron Art Museum (12.8 miles)
The galleries of this modern art museum focus on national and international art produced after 1850, and the museum offers free admission every Thursday.
Phone: +1 (330) 376-9185
- Rock & Roll Hall of Fame (31.2 miles)
This museum in nearby Cleveland pays tribute to the legends of rock music and chronicles its history.
Phone: +1 (216) 781-7625
- Akron Children’s Hospital (12.4 miles)
This outstanding hospital helps thousands of children toward better health each year.
Phone: +1 (330) 543-2000
- The University of Akron (13.6 miles)
Plan a campus visit to this vibrant public research university that offers 300 different degree programs to its 20,000-plus students.
Phone: +1 (330) 972-7111