Conveniently located just off I-94, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Michigan City, IN places you near attractions like the Blue Chip Casino and Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets. Just 20 minutes from the hotel, the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore of Lake Michigan draws millions of visitors each year to its world-class beaches. Too cold for swimming at the lake? Let the kids make a splash in our indoor pool while you soak in the hot tub.
Check the forecast for your beach day with free Wi-Fi, and then use on-site laundry facilities to clean your family’s swimwear before you head home. Amenities and services include:
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Our Hotel Rooms
After a busy day, kick back in a guest room or suite and unwind with a movie on HBO or a game on ESPN. You can keep snacks and drinks for the kids in the refrigerator, and an in-room coffeemaker will help perk you up after a night at Blue Chip Casino. Standard room amenities include:
Need more space for beach balls and outlet bargains? Book a One-bedroom Suite, which includes all standard amenities along with a wet bar and a separate living area with a sleeper sofa.
Bars & Restaurants
Rouse the kids for a day of adventures and head straight for our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast. You can sample Belgian waffles and selections from our rotating menu of hot items while you decide where to eat lunch and dinner.
Nearby restaurants include a variety of great options. Try family-favorite Holly’s Restaurant and Pub, known for its slow-smoked barbecue and unlimited free popcorn.
Things to Do in Michigan City
When you’re not on the sandy beaches of Lake Michigan, visit the Michigan City Old Lighthouse Museum, the oldest lighthouse in Indiana, and then walk next door to the Washington Park Zoo, both just five miles from the hotel. Afterward, take the kids bargain hunting at Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets, boasting more than 120 shops. If you’re here for a Notre Dame game, South Bend is 40 miles away. You can also explore these attractions:
Blue Chip Casino – Join the high rollers at the Blue Chip Casino, which pulls you in with an assortment of poker tables, slots and table games. Need a break after a big win? Catch a performance at the casino’s Stardust Event Center before treating yourself to bacon-wrapped scallops at William B’s Steakhouse.
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore – Just a 20-minute drive away, Indiana Dunes is home to 50 miles of trails, many leading to the beaches of Lake Michigan. Bring along a picnic lunch and see if you can spot the dozens of bird species that live in the park.
Washington Park Zoo – Climb to the top of the observation tower for a bird’s-eye view of Washington Park Zoo, positioned on the banks of Lake Michigan and less than five miles from the hotel. You can meet a sociable fennec fox or watch the antics of young timber wolves, some of the newest members of the zoo’s family.
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Plan Your Next Meeting or Event
Plan a party with friends or a business meeting at the Country Inn & Suites, which offers a meeting space for up to 50 guests. We’re happy to recommend catering options and accommodate your group for an overnight stay.
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