Amenities and Area Attractions

Fitness Center at the Madren Conference and Inn, Clemson University, Clemson, South CarolinaThe Conference Center and Inn offers guests an array of amenities to enhance their stay.

For additional general information about Clemson University, visit the University's About website, which also features other local Clemson attractions.

Recreational Facilities

By special request, Clemson University recreational facilities are available for inn guests.

Ropes course at the Outdoor Lab, Clemson University, Clemson SC

Outdoor Lab

A favorite among Clemson attractions, the Outdoor Lab prepares individuals and groups to work together through activities and challenges designed to promote communication and teamwork.

  • High and low ropes courses
  • Climbing wall
  • Full-day or half-day sessions

Historic Properties of Clemson University

Clemson University has several historic landmarks on the University grounds including:

Visitors Center

A shuttle is available for James F. Martin Inn guests who are planning to participate in a Clemson University campus tour. The shuttle will pick up directly outside the Martin Inn and will drop off at the Class of 1944 Visitors Center. Please consult the Martin Inn front desk for shuttle schedules during your visit.

The Visitors Center offers a variety of informational services regarding Clemson attractions including:

  • Campus guided tours
  • Audiovisuals
  • University publications

Amenities, Clemson University, Clemson SC

Visit the Award-Winning South Carolina Botanical Garden

Adjacent to the Conference Center and Inn and the Walker Golf Course is the South Carolina Botanical Garden. This 295-acre award-winning garden of streams, nature trails, pathways, ponds and geology museum awaits you in starting your journey in this nature discovery.

The South Carolina Botanical Gardens are open to the public for self-guided walks. Group guided tours can also be arranged.

The South Carolina Botanical Gardens offer a variety of events and activities for visitors including:

  • Monthly nature walks
  • Cultural and educational programs
  • Natural and display gardens
  • Trails
  • Historic buildings
  • Nature-based sculptures

For more information, please visit the South Carolina Botanical Garden website.