Quality Inn Duncan Spartanburg West
1391 E. Main St.
Duncan, SC 29334
Phone: (864) 433-1333
Fax: (864) 433-1342
Enjoy the thrill of driving one of the best cars in the world at the BMW Performance Center. Car lovers are sure to be delighted here as you can build your own BMW vehicle and test drive it as well as add accessories and jazz up your own BMW ride. Enjoy taking laps in their ski pads and customize your car to make it your own person mean machine. Also avail of the driving courses here with the help of their excellent simulators.
Cleveland Park was opened to the public in 1928 by the Cleveland family. The entire area covers 122 acres (49.37 hectares) of land near downtown Greenville and along the the Reedy River. Picnic shelters, fitness trail, volleyball and tennis courts, softball field, and playgrounds are all scattered throughout the park. Specific attractions in the park include the Greenville Zoo, Rock Quarry Garden, Fernwood Nature Trail and Vietnam Veterans Memorial.
Designed by renowned architect Tom Jackson, this championship 18 hole, par 72 golf course features plush bent grass and includes a driving range, putting greens, a full service clubhouse, and a fully equipped pro shop.
The Northwest Recreation Center is run by the city of Spartanburg's Parks and Recreation department. Whether these events and year-round programs are indoors, outdoors, something educational, recreational or otherwise, the center is an asset to everyone, young and old, for the betterment of their community. The recreation center itself features a basketball-court gym, two multi-purpose rooms, assembly and meeting area, computer lab, and weight room. Some of the programs include a summer day camp, dog obedience, computer classes, and reading programs.
Morgan Square is in the center of downtown Spartanburg. Located in the city's historic district, this public-space is host to many local events.
Denny's Plaza in downtown Spartanburg is an open-air park that features local events.
Hot Spot Skate Park is first concrete park in the state of South Carolina. Opened on June 3, 2009, this skate park spans a total of 21,000 square feet (1950.963 square meters) of concrete featuring street skate structures as well as traditional style boarding ramps. These and other structures throughout make for some creative skate tricks. The facility is operated by Spartanburg's Park and Recreation department. Skate lessons are offered every Wednesday, and skaters must sign a liability waiver.
Championship 18 hole, par 72 golf course that features Bermuda fairways and grills and offers both walking paths and golf carts. A driving range, grill, and well stocked pro shop are also on site.
There is only one golf course in the world that has each hole conceived by a different designer. It is Crosswinds Golf Club in Greenville, South Carolina, and the reason you have never heard of it is because it is an 18-hole, par-3 course. What otherwise might have been just another fun-to-play ,but quickly forgettable par-3 layout is instead both fun-to-play and rather memorable.
Adjacent to Furman University, the 1540-acre (623-hectare) Paris Mountain State Park was built during the Great Depression in the 1930s and provides great mountain biking and hiking for families and lovers of the great outdoors. The Park Center is located in a renovated bathhouse and contains a the park map as well as exhibits and classes on the surrounding flora and fauna. Filled with lakes that are perfect for a refreshing swim or a day of fishing, summer is the best time to visit. The park closes three hours earlier during the winter.
The Simpsonville Heritage Park is a great place to spend outdoors. Not only are there grounds enough to run and play in but the Charter Amphitheatre is also located here. There are paved trails for biking and hiking as well as six baseball and softball fields that include batting cages.
If you're looking for a good place to take children in the Greenville-Spartanburg area, look no further. Occupying 14 acres (5.7 hectares), the Greenville Zoo houses hundreds of different species of animals from around the globe. Some noteworthy exhibits include the lions, elephants, giraffes, primates and tortoises. Also on the premises are picnic areas, play areas, a concession stand and gift shop. The zoo is open seven days a week from 10a to 4:30p. The cost of admission is USD7.75 for adults and USD4.5 for children. Group discounts are available, and kids under three years of age are always admitted free of charge.