Welcome to the Illinois Beach Hotel

Experience a destination unlike any other at Illinois’ only hotel on the shore of Lake Michigan. Tucked away into a scenic state park, Illinois Beach Hotel offers guests a true escape into nature, just forty minutes north of Chicago.

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Top Reasons
to Stay

  • 1. Illinois’ Only Lakefront Hotel
  • 2. Dinner Comes with a View
  • 3. Surrounded by Nature in Illinois Beach State Park
  • 4. Convenient to Nearby Attractions


Spring Ahead Vacation Package

This Spring package is perfect for families to escape from reality and enjoy quality time together. Available Sunday through Thursday, enjoy dinner and breakfast for two off a select menu, free meals for kids, and a standard double room. 

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  • An unexpected pleasure
    Tripadvisor, Wayne H
  • Beautiful and superb location
    Tripadvisor, Tami K
  • Loved, loved, loved this place!
    Tripadvisor, Dae C
One-of-a-Kind Weddings

As one of Chicago’s top wedding venues, Illinois Beach Hotel lives up to its reputation with stunning beachfront ceremonies and gorgeous receptions all year long. Celebrate your special day in a setting as unique as each radiant bride herself.

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Get Together

Whether you’re here with coworkers for a business retreat or traveling for an unforgettable celebration, Illinois Beach Hotel offers affordable accommodations to meet your needs.

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Drink and Dine

Treat yourself to succulent steaks, tasty seafood dishes, and breathtaking views at our Lakeside Restaurant. Then top off your evening with a refreshing nightcap at the Sandpiper Lounge.

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it’s a shore thing

Located on the sandy shoreline of Lake Michigan, less than an hour from both Chicago and Milwaukee, our Illinois hotel is the ideal destination for anyone seeking that perfect balance of seclusion and community.

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