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1630 Olmsted Drive
Portage  IN  46368  USA
LAT: 41.604875 LONG: -87.17264
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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Portage, IN

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Guests Love Hotel’s Location near Portage, IN Attractions

Situated close to the breathtaking shores of Lake Michigan, the Country Inn & Suites provides an ideal place to stay while enjoying the beauty of nature. The hotel’s location is also near Portage, IN points of interest like Bass Pro Shop, which features an impressive selection of outdoor equipment and enormous aquariums. History buffs are sure to enjoy the John Dillinger Museum, which gives visitors a glimpse into the lives of notorious Chicago gangsters.  On a warm afternoon, spend a few hours relaxing on the sand at West Beach, or take a hike through Portage Imagination Glen Park. If you’re up for a day trip, consider the botanical delights of Taltree Arboretum & Gardens, or test your luck at the glitzy Trump Casino, both an easy drive from the Country Inn & Suites hotel.

Attractions close to this hotel include:
  • Bass Pro Shop (0.8 miles)
    Head over to Bass Pro Shop for all your fishing, hunting and other outdoor needs. This two-story sporting retailer also features huge freshwater and saltwater aquariums teeming with fish and other aquatic creatures.
    Phone: +1 (219) 787-6800
  • John Dillinger Museum (17 miles)
    Learn about the life and times of depression-era gangsters like John Dillinger at this interactive museum. 
    Phone: +1 (219) 989-7770
  • Portage Imagination Glen Park (3.3 miles)
    This 256-acre park features playgrounds, biking and hiking trails, fishing and various activities throughout the year. 
    Phone: +1 (219) 762-1675
  • Portage Lakefront & Riverwalk Park (1.1 miles)
    Get a faraway view of Chicago from across the lake when you stand on the sandy beach at this scenic park, which also features a 3,500-square-foot pavilion, a seasonal snack bar and a 900-foot breakwater.
    Phone: +1 (219) 762-1675
  • Taltree Arboretum & Gardens (16.4 miles)
    Take a stroll or attend a concert at this picturesque preserve of formal gardens, woodlands, wetlands and prairies.
    Phone: +1 (219) 462-0025
  • Trump Casino (20 miles)
    Try your hand at blackjack or the slot machines at this lavishly decorated casino, which offers a wealth of dining options, entertainment venues and shopping opportunities. 
    Phone: +1 (219) 977-7000
  • West Beach (8 miles)
    Spend a day in the sun at this four-mile stretch of beach along the shores of Lake Michigan, surrounded by rolling sand dunes and Duneland grass prairie.
Additional attractions include: Nearby beaches along Lake Michigan:
  • Central Beach (15.2 miles)
  • Indiana Dunes State Park (7.9 miles)
  • Kemil Beach (11.3 miles)
  • Porter Beach (8.1 miles)
  • Wells Street Beach (4.8 miles)
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