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Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Indoor pool
24-hour business center

Half-mile from mall

The Country Inn & Suites is a half-mile from Mall of Georgia shopping and entertainment and 6 miles from the galleries and boutiques of historic downtown Buford; Lake Lanier is 10 miles away.

Breakfast buffet

Guests are greeted with freshly baked cookies at check-in and awaken to a complimentary hot breakfast buffet each morning. Other perks include free wireless high-speed Internet access, book lending library, and 24-hour coffee in the lobby.

Wi-Fi, refrigerators

All guestrooms and suites have free WiFi, microwaves, compact refrigerators, and coffeemakers. Local calls are complimentary. King suites have a bedroom and separate living room.

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson-Buford at Mall of Georgia

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

With a location one-half mile from the huge Mall of Georgia, the Country Inn & Suites is close to myriad entertainment, dining, and shopping options. Historic Buford is 6 miles away, and the Lake Lanier Islands are within 10 miles.

A complimentary hot breakfast buffet, featuring Southern specialties such as grits and fresh biscuits and gravy, tops the list of hotel highlights. Guests also receive freshly baked cookies upon arrival.

The hotel has an indoor pool, as well as a fitness room with cardio equipment.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary throughout. The hotel also offers a complimentary 24-hour business center, complimentary outdoor parking, and guest laundry facilities (surcharge). The lobby also offers guests a Read It and Return lending library with a selection of books for adults and children.

  • Express check-in 
  • Library 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 60 
  • Luggage storage 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 650 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 77 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Digital TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Down comforter 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

The hotel serves a complimentary hot breakfast buffet each morning with a rotating menu combination of eggs, biscuits and gravy, bacon, sausage, or chicken. Other items provided daily include a fresh-made waffle station, grits, oatmeal, bagels, pastries, muffins, cold cereal, yogurt, fresh fruit, juice, tea, and coffee.

The hotel does not have its own restaurant. There are many dining options within the surrounding area, including at the Mall of Georgia.

Nearby restaurants:

T.G.I. Friday's

Ruby Tuesday

LongHorn Steakhouse

Red Lobster

P.F. Chang's China Bistro

Olive Garden

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel has a heated indoor pool and spa tub, as well as a small fitness room with treadmills and an exercise bike.

The 18-hole municipal Collins Hill Golf Club is four miles away.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Rafting nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available

Hotel Name

  • Country Carlson-Buford
  • Country Carlson-Buford Mall Georgia
  • Country Inn Carlson-Buford
  • Country Inn Carlson-Buford Mall Georgia

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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