Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Bel Air East
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1435 Handlir Drive, Bel Air, MD 21015, United States
+1 410 297 9444


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Overall guest ratings

8.9/10 Excellent
Based on 288 reviews
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Review highlights

  • 10.0
  • 9.6
  • 9.6
  • 9.3

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Friendly service
  • Great menu
  • Fair breakfast prices


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    Presidential award winner 2010-2015. Recipient of the 2014 Be Our Guest Award. 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence winner. The 81-room/suites Country Inn and Suites of Bel Air, Maryland brings hospitality to a new dimension. Guests are guaranteed excellent service and experienced staff that will go out of their way to make you feel comfortable and at home. The hotel is located in Riverside, off exit 80 of I-95 and between Aberdeen, Bel Air, and Edgewood. Government and business travelers appreciate the hotel's proximity to Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG), Peach Bottom, and business parks in Waters Edge and Riverside; sports teams enjoy easy access to Cedar Lane Regional Park for lacrosse, field hockey and football tournaments or the Ripken Stadium for youth baseball tournaments, camps and clinics. Front porch with rocking chairs, front lobby with hardwood flooring, a warm fire place blend with all day aroma of on-premises-baked chocolate chip cookies, and offer a relaxing atmosphere of home at any season of the year. An in-house lending library is available in the lobby. Rooms are accessed through interior corridor and an elevator. Rooms are warm and inviting and equipped with the latest in technology and comfort. All rooms include microwave, refrigerator, a convenient work area with free HSIA, WI-FI and desk level electrical outlets. Morning at the Country Inn starts with a refreshing dip in a beautifully landscaped outdoor pool, a workout in Precor designed and equipped fitness center (treadmills, step master, cardio equipment), or a lavish complimentary hot breakfast buffet. Selections range from hot oatmeal and eggs and bacon to build your own options like omelets and yogurt parfaits. Menu rotates so that guests experience a new offering every day. Gluten Free items are available upon request, as well as breakfast-to-go for guests in a hurry. In the evening guests come home to a complimentary lite fare, served Monday to Thursday, 5:30 - 7:30pm. Dinners are catered by local restaurants. Breakfast and dinner are served on china Disposable dining ware are available upon request. Conference/meetingroom to seat 40/60 people is available for business and social events. Complete audio and visual equipment necessary for a successful meeting is available. All meetings include complimentary water, coffee and warm cookies. Lunch and dinners may be catered through local restaurants. Business Center with telephones PC units, high speed Internet access, fax machines is due to open in August 2002. The Business center may be accessed with room key 24 hours. Plenty of shopping and dining are located within walking distance. The hotel is adjacent to The Cracker Barrel and offers free kids meal coupons for hotel guests. The front desk attendants have brochures and flyers aimed at helping guests chose places for dinning, shopping and entertainment. Hotel is easily accessed, exit 80 of I-95, adjacent to Cracker Barrel and in close proximity to the Government Bases at Aberdeen Proving Ground and Edgewood Arsenal. It is a short drive to historic Havre de Grace, only 30 miles away from Baltimore city, 60 miles from Washington DC. Several Major golf courses are within 15 miles from hotel. For special golfing packages, please contact Mia Henderson in sales. We are looking forward to hosting you here and will do whatever it takes to make our guests comfortable, happy and satisfied, guaranteeing that once guests stay with us, they will always be back.

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    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness center
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Business center
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Designated smoking area
    • Laundry facilities
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
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    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 288 reviews
    • 10.0 "Excellent value."
    • 9.6 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.6 "Internet works perfectly."
    • 9.3 "Perfectly clean."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."

    Overall Rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 129 reviews
    • 10.0 "Excellent value."
    • 9.7 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.2 "Perfectly clean."
      8.7 "87% thought it was clean."
      9.6 "96% said rooms were clean."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.4 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."

    Overall Rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 144 reviews
    • 10.0 "Excellent value."
    • 9.5 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.3 "Perfectly clean."
      9.4 "94% said rooms were clean."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.8 "Location is great."

    Overall Rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 14 reviews
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
    Hotel type
    Family Hotel
    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Friendly service"
    "Great menu"
    "Fair breakfast prices"
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