Families Find Plenty of Things to Do in Matteson
Whether you are looking for a live show after a busy day of on-site meetings or want to keep the kids entertained at a local movie theater, the Country Inn & Suites is a convenient choice for your stay in Matteson. Feel the roar of NASCAR events at Chicagoland Speedway, watch the scenery rush by on a zip line at Odyssey Fun World, or sing along to your favorite band at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre. If you are visiting a student, Governors State University and Prairie State College's Matteson Area Center are both nearby. For golfers, our hotel is just six miles from the superb fairways at Olympia Fields Country Club. If you want to experience the area’s natural beauty, hike or cycle your way down the Old Plank Road Trail, a historical route that passes through the area’s charming towns.
- Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre (4.6 miles)
Seating 20,000 people, this outdoor music amphitheater hosts festivals and popular music acts like Dierks Bentley, Iron Maiden and Jason Aldean.
Phone: +1 (708) 614-1616
- Odyssey Fun World (5.1 miles)
Pack up the family and head over to Odyssey Fun World for a zip line, arcade games, speed boats, mini golf, laser tag, a Ferris wheel and more exciting family fun.
Phone: +1 (708) 429-3800
- Orland Park Cinema (13.1 miles)
Grab a bucket of popcorn and sit back to enjoy the latest blockbuster action film or comedy at this nearby theater.
Phone: +1 (708) 873-1900
- Chicagoland Speedway (19.9 miles)
Home to spectacular NASCAR events like the NASCAR Xfinity Series, the Chicagoland Speedway is one of the area’s most popular things to do.
Phone: +1 (888) 629-RACE (7223)
Sports and Outdoors
- Old Plank Road Trail (1.5 miles)
This beautiful, 22-mile-long rail-trail is ideal for hiking, biking and exploring. The trail is home to more than 200 plant species unique to the prairies and more than 175 bird species.
Phone: +1 (815) 727-8700
- Olympia Fields Country Club (5.9 miles)
Founded in 1915, this elegant club is home to golf courses, a clubhouse, tennis courts and more.
Phone: +1 (708) 748-0495
Local Colleges and Universities
- Prairie State College - Matteson Area Center (1.7 miles)
Attending one of many workshops held at the Matteson Area Center? The Country Inn & Suites makes a great home base for visitors to this college’s off-campus location.
Phone: +1 (708) 709-3500
- Governors State University (6.1 miles)
On a visit to this university’s 750-acre campus, you can see Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park, attend a performing arts function or cheer on the Jaguars.
Phone: +1 (708) 534-5000
From I-80, take I-57 S. Follow I-57 S and take Exit 340A Lincoln Highway. Move to the left lane of the exit and follow the road through the first stop light. At the second light, turn left onto Corporate Lakes Drive. Turn left onto the frontage road. The hotel will be on the left.
Village of Matteson