You don’t need to look to far way to experience a vacation that has everything, a pool, restaurants, theatre, golf course and a beach all await you as you step outside your room in the morning. Who needs to drive to attractions to have fun, when you can walk and experience them all day.
Looking for a retreat without the kids? The Lincolnshire Marriott Resort is your home away from home, and is located on 175 naturally wooded acres of Chicago's North Shore. This resort offers a wide range of amenities from a jogging/hiking/biking path right outside the hotel that extends 37 miles north to Wisconsin. Swim, splash and howl at the Great Wolf Lodge Illinois. Your family adventure begins in the enormous 80,000 square ft. indoor water park. With thrilling waterslides, a giant tipping bucket and zero-depth entry water play areas for pre-swimmers, every member of your family will have an amazing time. Don't forget to bring your clubs and test your swing on the 18-hole PGA Championship Crane's Landing Golf Course. Crane's Landing offers an array of challenges and spectacular views out on the course. At night, head to the Marriott Theatre to see the best of Broadway productions. Five great musicals are featured every year in this intimate arena theatre designed so everyone has the best seat in the house. Oh, you are bringing the kids? The theatre has children's productions for young audiences and showcases original works to fairy tales. Hungry? Indulge in the sumptuous classic American dishes, like savory steaks and seafood at Three Embers. The resort makes their own honey and has partnered with Lake Bluff Brewery to make the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort Honey Badger Beer. You can also relax at the Spa at Lincolnshire who offers dozens of packages and services for your pleasure.
Nestled along the coastline of Lake Michigan on 4,100 acres of natural beauty in a protected state park, the Illinois Beach Hotel will sweep you away from the hustle and bustle of metropolitan life and into a scenic paradise. The resort is the only hotel in the state of Illinois located on directly on Lake Michigan. There is no better view while eating breakfast, lunch or dinner at Lakeside Restaurant, as you will be dining over the lake. Don't forget to bring your bike and hiking shoes, the Illinois Beach State Park is a few steps from with resort. Spend a summer evening enjoying a bonfire on the beach.