Plan a Rock River Adventure
Whether you’re looking for family-friendly things to do or the perfect place for a night out, the Country Inn & Suites, Rock Falls, IL places you close to the area’s best attractions. Want to explore the great outdoors? Our hotel is just minutes from the Rock River, where you can fish, hike and kayak. For a fun day trip, hop on I-88 or Highway 30 to reach destinations like White Pines Forest State Park, Wild Rose Casino and other Sauk Valley attractions. Closer to the hotel, you can visit the birthplace of famous drummer Louie Bellson or practice your backhand at the Westwood Fitness & Sports Center's tennis courts.
- Rock River Trail (4 miles)
Take advantage of easy access to multiple trailheads and boat ramps along the Rock River, where you can enjoy a full day of fishing, biking and hiking. Be sure to stroll down the Chocolate Trail to hunt for chocolate turtles!
- White Pines Forest State Park (25 miles)
Pack a picnic and head to White Pines Forest State Park to fish, ski or hike with your family along the banks of two scenic streams.
Phone: +1 (815) 946-3717
Museums and Historical Sites:
- Louie Bellson Birthplace (1 mile)
One of America’s greatest jazz drummers, the late Louie Bellson was born on Eighth Avenue in Rock Falls. Look for the historical marker in front of the house to browse through memorabilia at Bellson’s birthplace.
- Ronald Reagan Birthplace (12 miles)
Visit the childhood home of former President Ronald Reagan in nearby Tampico, IL.
Phone: +1 (815) 622-8705
- John Deere Historic Site (21.9 miles)
John Deere fans won't want to miss the opportunity to see where the company’s founder built his first self-scouring steel plow. You can pick up a one-of-a-kind souvenir forged at the on-site blacksmith shop.
Phone: +1 (815) 652-4551
Sports and Entertainment:
- Northland Mall (4.3 miles)
Shop for deals at Bergner’s, Bath & Body Works and many other stores at this nearby mall. Getting hungry? Sit down to a tasty meal at Kopper Kitchen after an afternoon of shopping.
Phone: +1 (815) 626-5390
- Westwood Fitness & Sports Center (5 miles)
Visiting Rock Falls for a sports tournament? This expansive complex is just a few minutes away from the hotel and features basketball, volleyball and tennis courts, batting cages, and an indoor track-and-field area.
Phone: +1 (815) 622-6201
- Wild Rose Casino (32 miles)
If you’re feeling lucky, make your way to this casino for an exciting evening of table games, slots and horse racing.
Phone: +1 (800) 331-1467