The Chicago Area
Wake up feeling refreshed to plan your day. Our friendly staff can tell you about nearby attractions while you enjoy unlimited coffee and juices with your free Bright Side Breakfast®. Or, use our Wi-Fi high-speed Internet access free of charge. Visiting Six Flags Great America and Hurricane Harbor is a fun way to spend the day. Six Flags is practically in our own backyard. Enjoy no fewer than 14 roller coasters, a 20-acre water park, evening fireworks, and many more thrills. Perhaps you’re headed to the Jelly Belly Factory, Dairyland Greyhound Park, Libertyville Sports for the driving range, Wilmont Ski Area, or the nearby shopping and outlet malls. It’s all convenient, we have free parking and an indoor pool, and pets are welcome.
Chicago, a great American city. Whether you’re a native or first-time visitor, you’ll love the Windy City, its stunning skyline and beaches along Lake Michigan’s shores. From our hotel there’s handy access 40 miles straight into Chicago on I-94 East and U.S. 41 South. Along the way are Chicago Botanic Gardens and Northwestern University. Enjoy Chicago’s striking architecture on wide boulevards, abundant outdoor public art, numerous parks, world-class sports and convention arenas, Magnificent Mile shopping, thousands of restaurants, blues and jazz clubs, and the lakefront Museum Campus with planetarium, aquarium, and the Field Museum of Natural History. Adjoining Grant Park, home to the renowned Art Institute of Chicago, is a must-see, as are Navy Pier’s giant ferris wheel and downtown’s Buckingham Fountain.
Hotel Services and Amenities
After a restful stay on a Simmons Beautyrest bed in one of our comfortable rooms or suites, head to the lobby to enjoy a healthy, free Bright Side Breakfast with unlimited coffee and juices. Fruit, yogurt, hot and cold cereals, pastries, bagels, and homemade waffles with syrup await. Whether your stay is just overnight or an extended one, you’ll enjoy free parking, a guest laundry facility, indoor pool and whirlpool, free Internet access, free local calls, a new Samsung flat-panel TV with 30 channels of HD programming with a plug-and-play feature to connect personal devices, an iron and ironing board, hairdryer, and a coffeemaker for your convenience.
Besides being home to Six Flags, Gurnee is just a stone’s throw from forest preserves and the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan with lovely recreational attractions at several expansive shoreline parks. Within a mile, open seven days a week, Gurnee Mills is Illinois’ largest outlet and value shopping mall with a food court, cinema, big ice rink, games arcade, and more. Lake Forest Hospital, College of Lake County, and Prime Outlets are eight miles away, Great Lakes Naval Training Center is nine miles, Jelly Belly Factory and Dairyland Greyhound Park are ten miles away and within 20 miles, you can hit Wisconsin’s ski slopes at Wilmont. Our front desk is open 24 hours, so exit at Grand Avenue off the I-94 to check in any time of day or night.