11 Monroe Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503 USA
+1 616-242-6000

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Courtyard Grand Rapids Downtown

11 Monroe Avenue NW

Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503 USA

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Activities and Fun Things to do in Downtown Grand Rapids

  • Hotel is connected via SkyWalk to VanAndel Arena and Devos Place Conventions Center.

  • Walking distance to all 4 Grand Rapids Museums (Art Museum, Ford Museum, Children's Museum, Public).

  • Located across from The B.O.B. and 20 Monroe Live, walking distance to over 40 restaurants and bars.

Local Attractions

DeVos Performance Hall

303 Monroe Ave NW

0.5 km N from hotel

Amway Grand Plaza Hotel

187 Monroe Ave NW

0.5 km N from hotel

Grand Rapids Civic Theater

30 Division Ave N

2.4 km E from hotel

John Ball Park Zoo

1300 West Fulton

3.2 km W from hotel

Grand Rapids Public Museum

272 Pearl St NW

0.5 km W from hotel

Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum

303 Pearl St NW

0.8 km W from hotel

Grand Rapids Art Museum

101 Monroe Center

0.2 km E from hotel

The B.O.B.

20 Monroe Ave NW

0.2 km NE from hotel

Spectrum Health Butterworth Campus

100 Michigan St NE

3.2 km from hotel

Deltaplex Arena

2500 Turner Ave NW

8.0 km NW from hotel

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

1000 East Beltline Ave NE

8.0 km NE from hotel

JW Marriott Hotel Grand Rapids

235 Louis St.

0.2 km N from hotel

Fitness Nearby

1.6 km

YMCA

Hours: Mon-Thu: 05:00 AM - 10:00 PM, Fri: 05:00 AM - 09:00 PM, Sat: 06:00 AM - 07:00 PM, Sun: 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

  • Cardiovascular Equipment
  • Free weights
  • Fitness classes: Complimentary
  • Fitness services: Get a great workout with our instructors

Spa Nearby

0.2 km from hotel from hotel

Adjacent to the JW’s lap pool is The Spa. Offering an exotic array of pampering services reminiscent of Grand Rapids’ Sister Cities, you won’t just feel refreshed, you will be utterly reborn.

Hours: Mon-Sat: 11:00 AM - 07:00 PM

Appointment is Required

Phone: +1 616-242-1475

Services, Treatments and Amenities

Golf Nearby

Thousand Oaks

Phone: +44 77750

Thousand Oaks

8.0 km from hotel

The Mines

Phone: +1 616-791-7544

Greens fees apply

Rentals and Lessons

Driving range and Putting green

The Mines

27 holes, 6701 yards, Par for course: 70 Greens fees: 40 USD Designed by Mike DeVries

Quail Ridge GolfClub

Phone: +676 2000

Quail Ridge GolfClub

32.2 km from hotel

The Meadows

Phone: +8951000

The Meadows

Thornapple Pointe

Thornapple Pointe

Thornapple Pointe

Boulder Creek

Boulder Creek

48.3 km from hotel

Pilgrims Run

Hours: April to October

Phone: +53 37742

Greens fees apply

Rentals and Lessons

Driving range and Putting green

Pilgrims Run

18 holes, 7093 yards, Par for course: 73 Greens fees: 65 USD Designed by DeVries Designs Inc.

Swimming Nearby

24.1 km

Grand Haven Beach

Area Sightseeing

Tag Tour

Downtown Grand Rapids

ExperienceGR Tag Tour

Kayak & Canoe Tour

Grand River

GR Paddling

Phone: +1 616-558-2609

Beer Tour

Grand Rapids Breweries

Grand Rapids Beer Tour

Phone: +1 616-901-9719

Grand Rapids Beer Trolley

Downtown GR

Grand Rapids Beer Trolley

Phone: +1 616-439-4677

Train Tours

Coopersville and Marne

Phone: +9977000

Classic Carriage Tours

Downtown GR & West Michigan

Phone: +49 86090

Local Partners

Devos Place Convention Center

VanAndel Arena

The BOB

Grand Rapids Art Museum

Grand Rapids Public Museum

More Activities

Biking trail (3.2 km) Boating (3.2 km) Bowling (6.4 km) Hiking (1.1 km) Horseback riding (80.5 km) Jet-skiing (48.3 km) Kayaking (19.3 km) Mountain biking, trail (32.2 km) Miniature golf (16.1 km) River rafting (46.2 km) Sailing (46.2 km) Sauna (0.2 km) Scuba diving (55.5 km) Snorkeling (49.9 km) Snow skiing (48.3 km) Volleyball (4.8 km) Water-skiing (72.4 km) Hunting (48.3 km) Rock climbing (0.5 km) Surfing (56.3 km) Table tennis (0.8 km) Bike Rentals (8.0 km)

Family and Children's Activities

Childrens Museum

3.2 km

John Ball Zoo

Lions and tigers and bears oh my! Come and visit John Ball Zoo for a classic urban zoo adventure. Home to more than 1,800 animals and numerous kid friendly rides and activities this is a must stop place for visitors looking for a fun time outside .

Fee: 8.50 USD

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