Scottdale is close to a diverse collection of Atlanta’s attractions. Dearborn Park and the Fernbank Science Center are two of the popular destinations in the area. Also, well worth the effort are the Michael C. Carlos Museum and the Center for Disease Control National Headquarters.
Atlanta is known throughout the world as home to the legendary the Centennial Olympic Park. This popular attraction is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the heart of the city.
You’ll find many unique cultural highlights in and around Scottdale. Visit some of the remarkable museums including the Fernbank Museum of Natural History and the Jimmy Carter Library and Museum.
If the sun is shining get into the great outdoors and make the most of the nearby parks and reserves. There are some pleasant green escapes, so take a picnic blanket to Freedom Park. Whether you are looking to chill out, sit in the shade or enjoy sunlight on the rippling water, visit the Buena Vista Lake in Decatur.
Whether you’re an amateur or a budding pro, you’ll love the East Lake Golf Club. Grab a buddy and tee off.
Head to Northlake Mall for a satisfying dose of retail therapy.
Join Atlanta sports lovers at RE-MAX Greater Atlanta Stadium, Chamblee to watch rugby union, soccer or soccer in action. There’s no nicer way to rub shoulders local sports lovers than to roar along with the crowd wearing the red and black colors of local heroes, the Atlanta Renegades Rugby Football Club.
When you’re ready to put your feet up after a long day exploring the many charms of Scottdale, check in to one of the area's many short and long stay accommodation options. Make reservations for the Red Roof PLUS Atlanta - Buckhead, the Highland Inn, or the DoubleTree by Hilton Atlanta - Emory Area.