Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
4501 McFarland Blvd. E.
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
Phone: (205) 345-1434
Fax: (205) 345-1434
This 3,200 acre lake is known for the bald eagles that visit in the Winter. There are also facilities for aters, swimmers, hikers, sighteers and picnics.
This public university was founded in 1831 and is one of the oldest and largest of its kind in the state of Alabama.
This 1863 antebellum mansion is one of finest remaining examples of Italianate architecture in South. Home of Tuscaloosa Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Furnished with antiques dating from the early 1800s, it is a museum and cultural center. The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is an example of the many 19th century restored structures in Tuscaloosa and West Alabama.
Built in 1829, the Gorgas House was the first structure to be built on the University of Alabama campus and stands as an excellent example of Low Country architecture. The Gorgas House is one of only four buildings on campus to survive the Civil War and the only one designed by renowned architect William Nichols.
The best place to get a taste of Tuscaloosa, be it food, shopping or sightseeing, is undoubtedly the Downtown area. One of the busiest parts of the fifth largest city in Alabama, Downtown is where you'll find a number of museums like the Children's Hands-on Museum, Murphy American Museum (history of the American cotton-industry) and the Paul Bryant Museum. Visit Cafe Venice or the Depalma's and try some Italian cooking. Your trip to downtown wouldn't be complete without walking around the university and exhausting all the shopping possibilities found here.
This original inn and stagecoach stop features authentic antique furnishings from the Capital Period.
This riverboat is a fantastic replica of the paddlewheel riverboats which traveled through the Black Warrior River in the early 1900's. The boat is open for sightseeing, dinner cruises and private parties.
A perfect site for family outings and overnight camping trips, this lake has 91 campsites, picnic areas, beach area complete with a bathhouse and park store, and over five miles of hiking trails. Canoes, fishing boats, and paddle-boats are also available for use on the lake.
Ingram Farms forms an idyllic picture on Plowman Road, in Gordo, AL. The privately-owned farm, with rolling, lush green meadows is replete with a gorgeous slice of the Bream Lake. On offer at this picturesque location are a volley of group and outdoor activities that will surely be a memorable family affair; these include hunting, fishing, camping, horseback riding, hiking and lots more. If you're looking for a place where your entire family or group of friends can share some outdoor fun, Ingram Farms won't disappoint. Check the website for more details on reservation and event planning.