Visit our Hotel's Location near Lake Michigan in Merrillville, Indiana
Ideal for business and leisure travelers alike, the Country Inn & Suites is situated 10 minutes from downtown, 20 minutes from Gary and 45 minutes from the world-famous landmarks of Chicago. While visiting our hotel's location in Merrillville, Indiana, you can show off your swing at Turkey Creek Golf Course, splash around at Deep River Waterpark, catch a concert at Star Plaza Theatre and view masterpieces at the Brauer Museum of Art. Our hotel's address near Lake Michigan is also ideal for outdoor adventure, whether it's fishing on the lake or hiking at Taltree Arboretum & Gardens. We recommend the following nearby attractions:
- Brauer Museum of Art (8.2 miles)
Situated on the Valparaiso University campus, this museum houses a renowned collection of 19th- and 20th-century American art, including works by Ed Paschke, Georgia O'Keeffe, Dale Chihuly and Ansel Adams.
Phone: +1 (219) 464-5365
- Deep River Waterpark (5.2 miles)
This huge water park offers fun for the whole family, including waterslides, a wave pool, a play zone and an 800-foot lazy river. During winter, the park converts to ice skating facilities.
Phone: +1 (219) 947-7850
- Star Plaza Theatre (1.6 miles)
This popular theatre seats 3,400 people and hosts a wide variety of year-round events, including musical concerts, dance performances, magic shows and stand-up comedy.
Phone: +1 (219) 769-6311
- Taltree Arboretum & Gardens (8.7 miles)
Spend a sunny afternoon exploring 360 acres of gorgeous gardens and peaceful woodlands. The nature reserve features hiking trails, picnic facilities and a range of special events, such as outdoor concerts.
Phone: +1 (219) 462-0025
- Trackside Merrillville (2.2 miles)
Designed like a sports bar, Trackside serves delicious food and drinks while nationwide thoroughbred and harness horse races are simulcast on 250 screens.
Phone: +1 (219) 755-0000
- Turkey Creek Golf Course (4 miles)
This beautifully renovated course is our hotel's top recommendation for golf in Merrillville, Indiana. Originally founded in 1928, the course features tree-lined fairways, two large ponds, a pro shop and a full-service restaurant.
Phone: +1 (219) 980-5170
- Westfield Southlake Shopping Mall (2 blocks)
The area's largest shopping mall, Westfield Southlake contains more than 170 stores, including Macy's, Sears, Coach, Express, Dick's Sporting Goods, Books-A-Million and Bath & Body Works.
Phone: +1 (219) 738-2260