Families can find fun things to do in Gurnee, IL

The Country Inn & Suites in Gurnee, IL lies near a wide range of exciting things to do, from the roller coasters and waterslides of Six Flags Great America to the stores and restaurants of the Gurnee Mills mall. Outdoor enthusiasts appreciate our proximity to the majestic Lake Michigan, and sports fans enjoy staying less than an hour from Chicago's stadiums. Attending graduation at the Naval Station Great Lakes? We offer special rates and accommodation packages for graduates' families. Contact the Country Inn & Suites for further information and details.
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Field House Sports, Fitness & Aquatics Center

3.28 mi / 5.28 km from the hotel
If you're looking for outdoor fun, this 721-acre complex offers golf courses, tennis courts, soccer fields, playgrounds and a swimming pool.

Genesee Theatre

5.51 mi / 8.87 km from the hotel
Built in 1927 and restored in 2004, this historical theater offers a stunning venue for film screenings, stand-up comedy acts and musical performances.

Naval Station Great Lakes

6.69 mi / 10.76 km from the hotel
As the home of the U.S. Navy's only boot camp, the Naval Station Great Lakes regularly holds graduation ceremonies along the shores of Lake Michigan, just minutes from the hotel.

Pleasant Prairie RecPlex

10.41 mi / 16.76 km from the hotel
The country's largest municipal recreation complex, the Pleasant Prairie RecPlex features an ice arena, swimming pools, a children's water park and sports facilities.

Six Flags Great America

0.62 mi / 0.99 km from the hotel
Set your heart racing as you anticipate the big drops on roller coasters like Batman: The Ride and American Eagle at Six Flags Great America. When you need a break, hit the concessions for amusement park treats like funnel cake.

The Tempel Lipizzans at Tempel Farms

3.91 mi / 6.29 km from the hotel
Experience the pageantry and elegance of classic dressage featuring the Tempel Lipizzans, a regal breed of horse specially bred and trained at the picturesque Tempel Farms.