Check out Baltimore Inner Harbor for Family Fun near our Hotel
When you are in town visiting the sights and attractions of Baltimore Inner Harbor, stay at nearby BEST WESTERN Baltimore West, just ten miles away. BEST WESTERN is a convenient and affordable hotel that puts you close to the fun of Inner Harbor, but far enough away from all the hustle and bustle to give you a peaceful night's rest. Some of the free amenities that we offer guests include 3-mile radius shuttle, continental breakfast, high-speed Internet access, parking and free accommodations for kids 12 and under (with an accompanying adult).
Baltimore Inner Harbor
As the centerpiece of downtown Baltimore, the Inner Harbor is a scenic waterfront neighborhood and entertainment district filled with restaurants, attractions and shops. Families enjoy the museums that pepper the Harbor, and getting from place to place is as easy as lacing up your shoes. Perfect for an afternoon of shopping, or a weekend of museum hopping, there are so many things to do in Baltimore located within a few blocks of each other.
Beginning in the 18th century, Baltimore Inner Harbor began as a major seaport. In the 1970's, the area became the cultural center of the city. Some of the biggest draws of the neighborhood include:
National Aquarium of Baltimore – Baltimore's aquarium draws in over a million visitors each year and showcases a dolphin display, rooftop rainforest, an Australian exhibit, central ray pool and a multiple story Atlantic Coral Reef.
Geppi's Entertainment Museum – This 16,000 square foot museum chronicles pop culture in America over the last four-and-a-half centuries through memorabilia such as comic books, buttons, movie posters, toys, cereal boxes and much more.
Camden Yards Sports Complex – Comprised of two major stadiums, Oriole Park at Camden Yards and M&T Bank Stadium, home to the MLB Baltimore Orioles and the NFL's Baltimore Ravens respectively.
For more information on other Inner Harbor attractions, visit the website here.
Directions to Inner Harbor from the BEST WESTERN Baltimore West
- From Belmont Avenue, turn left onto Security Boulevard
- Merge onto I-695 South
- Take exit 11A for Interstate 95 North toward Baltimore
- Take exit 53 for Interstate 395 North toward Downtown/Inner Harbor
- From I-395 N, take a slight right onto W Conway Street
- Turn left onto Light Street and you arrive at your destination