Enjoy Our Quiet, Convenient Hotel near Metra Rail
Located just off Route 14 near Cary, IL, the Country Inn & Suites sits near plenty of fun things to do in Crystal Lake. Drive just two miles to take the Metra into downtown Chicago, or discover the beauty of our local area with a peaceful day at Moraine Hills State Park. You can treat your kids to a heart-pounding adventure at nearby Six Flags Great America or treat clients to a round of 18 at RedTail Golf Club or the outstanding Foxford Hills Golf Club. After a busy day, let your children burn off some energy with laser tag at Brunswick Zone, or stroll across the street to catch a flick and snack on buttery popcorn at the Regal Crystal Lake Showplace Stadium 16.Family Fun:
- Regal Crystal Lake Showplace Stadium 16 (across the street)
Blockbuster movies, buttered popcorn and cold soft drinks are yours for the asking at this movie theater located just across the street from our hotel.
Phone: +1 (815) 455-3277
- Pump It Up (1.2 miles)
Specializing in birthday parties, this indoor playground is filled with fun inflatable bounce houses for kids to enjoy. Check the schedule for Open Jump sessions throughout the week.
Phone: +1 (847) 854-3737
- Brunswick Zone (6.5 miles)
Kids and adults alike love the bowling, laser tag and arcade games at this fun-filled family entertainment center.
Phone: +1 (847) 658-2257
- Six Flags Great America (21 miles)
Packed with 16 exhilarating roller coasters, kids’ rides and 20 acres of water park fun, Six Flags offers a good time for the whole family. Make a day of it and enjoy shopping, dining and live shows, too.
Phone: +1 (847) 249-4636
Shopping and Entertainment:
- Raue Center for the Arts (2.3 miles)
Catch musicians like Amy Grant, comedians like David Sedaris and shows like Guys and Dolls as they visit Crystal Lake’s performing arts center.
Phone: +1 (815) 356-9212
- Algonquin Commons (7.4 miles)
This great outdoor shopping mall features retailers like Lane Bryant, Nordstrom Rack, UBREAKIFIX and Bath & Body Works.
Phone: +1 (847) 458-2700
- Tom's Farm Market (8.5 miles)
Combining a bakery, a cafe, a farm market and an immense garden center, Tom’s is a can’t-miss destination for strawberries, pumpkins and more.
Phone: +1 (847) 669-3421
- Spring Hill Mall (9 miles)
A great place for browsing and buying, Spring Hill Mall features stores like Kohl’s, Victoria’s Secret and Barnes & Noble as well as a food court.
Phone: +1 (847) 428-2200
- Grand Victoria Casino (14 miles)
Patrons can play blackjack, shoot craps or roll the dice before taking advantage of the live entertainment and on-site dining options at Grand Victoria Casino.
Phone: +1 (847) 468-7000
Information and Transportation:
- Metra Train Station (2.2 miles)
Just minutes from our hotel, the Crystal Lake Metra train station allows you to hop on a train and go to more than 240 stations in the Chicago area.
Phone: +1 (312) 322-6900
- McHenry County Convention & Visitors Bureau (10.7 miles)
Find out more about local festivals, seasonal events and area businesses at this information center.
Phone: +1 (815) 893-6280
Sports and Outdoors:
- Three Oaks Recreation Area (1 mile)
Formerly a rock quarry, Three Oaks is now a lake filled with opportunities for summertime fun. In addition to a sandy beach for swimming, the park offers fishing, boat rentals, picnic grounds, hiking trails and more.
Phone: +1 (815) 356-3782
- RedTail Golf Club (3.9 miles)
Beginners and scratch golfers alike are welcome to play a round at this popular 18-hole golf course.
Phone: +1 (815) 477-0055
- Foxford Hills Golf Club (4.1 miles)
Golfers, you won’t want to miss a round at this spectacular public course, which plays more than 7,000 yards from the tips and was awarded four stars by Golf Digest.
Phone: +1 (847) 639-0400
- Moraine Hills State Park (6.6 miles)
Pack your fishing gear to enjoy a serene day at Lake Defiance, a natural 48-acre lake in the center of this beautiful park.
Phone: +1 (815) 385-1624