Things To Do In Bessemer, Alabama
Located to the southwest of Birmingham, Bessemer is a suburb with a population of around 30,000 people. Founded in 1887, Bessemer feels more like a quaint and cozy small town than a suburb, and it features many quiet residential areas as well as a bustling downtown with nice hotels.
Staying in Hotels in Bessemer
When you stay in Bessemer hotels, you get access to all the amenities in Bessemer, and you're just a short 15-minute drive away from everything Birmingham has to offer. If you want to make the most of your time in Bessemer, you may want to check out some of the top attractions in this city.
Things to Do in the Summer
During the summer, you can jump in a wave pool or barrel down a waterslide at the Alabama Adventure and Splash Adventure waterpark. This place is great for kids of all ages. If you prefer to be in nature, you may want to check out the Moss Rock Preserve and Waterfalls, take in the beauty at the Aldridge Gardens, or walk through DeBardeleben Park to find the Doughboy statue.
Learning About Alabama's History
Want to learn about Alabama's rich history? Then, downtown Bessemer hotels are the perfect jumping-off point for this type of adventure. Consider checking out the Bessemer Hall of History Museum, and if you're up for the drive into Birmingham, the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute is a must-visit.
Alternatively, you can dive into science at the McWane Science Center. Depending on when you visit the area, you may be able to go to a special event at the Bessemer Civic Center, which is conveniently located near many Bessemer hotels.
Dining in Bessemer
Once you've finished your adventures and worked up an appetite, it's time to check out the local restaurants. Bessemer offers a variety of fare at a range of price points, making it easy to find what you are craving.
Consider heading over to the Bright Star Restaurant, Bob Sykes Bar B Q, of the Full Moon Bar-B-Que for classic American food. If you want something hotter, get in touch with your Cajun side at Boateng Cajun Creations or spice it up at Los Sombreros Mexican Restaurant.
If you're not in the mood to dine out, most restaurants in the area deliver to downtown Bessemer hotels. Often, the staff at many nice hotels can provide you with menus or recommendations to local eateries.
Booking Your Room
Now that you know a bit more about what this town has to offer, it's time to book your room. Contact us today or create a booking online. We look forward to welcoming you to our area.