Discover Six Flags Great America near This Hotel's Location
Welcome to the Country Inn & Suites, located halfway between Chicago, IL and Milwaukee, WI and within a short drive of Gurnee businesses and attractions. Corporate travelers can easily reach area companies such as WMG, Medline and Watson Pharmaceuticals, in addition to the airports in both Illinois and Wisconsin. To relax, devote some downtime to shopping at Gurnee Mills Mall, fishing on Lake Michigan or seeing a movie at Genesee Theatre. If you love thrilling roller coasters, exciting water parks and family-friendly fun, then don't miss the attractions at nearby Six Flags Great America. The hotel's location minutes from I-94 makes it easy for travelers to explore the region and enjoy a satisfying visit to Gurnee.
Make sure these stops are at the top of your itinerary:
- Downtown Chicago (45 miles)
Take a day trip to the Windy City to see the famous bean in Millennium Park, ride the Ferris wheel at Navy Pier, and see a Cubs or Bears game.
- Downtown Milwaukee (40 miles)
With art, music, Potawatomi Bingo Casino, Summerfest Grounds, Harley Davidson Museum, Miller Park and more, there's never a dull moment in downtown Milwaukee.
- Genesee Theatre (6.1 miles)
In addition to hosting local events and weddings, the Genesee Theatre screens films in one of the oldest Broadway-style theaters in the area.
Phone: +1 (847) 263-6300
- Great Lakes Naval Base, Great Lakes (6.5 miles)
This training facility on Lake Michigan is the Navy's largest and is home to the only Recruit Training Command.
- Gurnee Mills Mall (0.5 miles)
In addition to offering great deals at more than 100 retailers, this mall also features various restaurants and the Gurnee Marcus Cinema.
Phone: +1 (847) 263-7500
- Lake Michigan (8 miles)
Spend a beautiful day sailing, boating, fishing or swimming on this expansive lake, or simply enjoy a leisurely stroll along the scenic shore.
- Pleasant Prairie RecPlex
One of the largest recreation facilities in the US, Pleasant Prairie is located near Kenosha and is the perfect spot to burn off some energy.
Phone: +1 (262) 947-0437
- Rink Side Family Entertainment Center (2 miles)
You can go ice skating, play glow-in-the-dark mini golf and laser tag, and win prizes at this fun center located in the Gurnee Mills Mall's parking lot.
Phone: +1 (847) 856-1064
- Six Flags Great America Amusement Park (Adjacent to the hotel)
With 13 thrilling roller coasters, a 20-acre water park, children's rides, family entertainment and more, this attraction makes for a fun-filled vacation.
Phone: +1 (847) 249-2133
- Tempel Farms - Tempel Lipizzans (6 miles)
Take a tour of this facility, where some of America's most famous horses are bred, trained and showcased.
Phone: +1 (847) 623-7272
- Waukegan Sports Park and Field House (3.3 miles)
Indoor and outdoor sports are the number-one draw to this park in Lake County.
Phone: +1 (847) 782-3300