COUNTRY INN & SUITES

5420 Grand Ave., Gurnee, IL 60031 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
2.5 Star Suburban Hotel in Lake County
42.37859-87.93669
Check availability
Average
3.5/ 5

Based on 209 guest reviews

Show Guest Reviews
  • Our hotel comes with an indoor pool
  • Free breakfast
  • Avg. Group Discount of 17.1%!
  • 68 rooms in property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10

Check Current Prices






Include Discounts:

Room Types

Check Rates 1 Bedroom Suite 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Bedroom Suite 1 King Bed Non-SmokingSave 15%
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Bedroom Suite 1 King Bed Zach Johnson Rate
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Bedroom Suite 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Bedroom Suite 1 Queen Bed Non-SmokingSave 15%
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Bedroom Suite 1 Queen Bed Zach Johnson Rate
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King 1 Bedroom Suite High Speed Internet Fridge Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King 1 Bedroom Suite High Speed Net Fridge Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Accessible Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Accessible Suite Zach Johnson Rate
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Accessible SuiteSave 15%
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Accessible Zach Johnson Rate
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King AccessibleSave 15%
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Bed Non-SmokingSave 15%
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Bed Zach Johnson Rate
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Guest Room Wheelchair Accessible Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King King Guest Room Fridge Microwave Desk
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Studio Suite Sofa Bed Fridge Microwave
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Studio Suite Sofa Bed Fridge Microwv
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Studio Suite Wheelchair Accessible Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Queen 1 Bedroom Suite High Speed Internet Fridge Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Queen 1 Bedroom Suite High Speed Net Fridge Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Queen 1 Bedroom Suite Wheelchair Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Queen Bed Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Queen Bed Accessible Zach Johnson Rate
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Queen Bed AccessibleSave 15%
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1q 1 Bedroom Suite High Speed Internet Fridge Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1q 1 Bedroom Suite Wheelchair Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen 2 Queen Gst Room High Speed Net Fridge Microwave
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen 2 Queen Gst Room High Speed Net Fridge Microwv
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen Accessible Zach Johnson Rate
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen AccessibleSave 15%
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen Beds Non-SmokingSave 15%
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen Beds Zach Johnson Rate
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen Guest Room Wheelchair Accessible Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Save 15% 1 King 1 Bedroom Suite High Speed Net Fridge Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Save 15% 1 King Guest Room Wheelchair Accessible Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Save 15% 1 King King Guest Room Fridge Microwave Desk
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Save 15% 1 King Studio Suite Sofa Bed Fridge Microwv
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Save 15% 1 King Studio Suite Wheelchair Accessible Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Save 15% 1 Queen 1 Bedroom Suite High Speed Net Fridge Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Save 15% 1 Queen 1 Bedroom Suite Wheelchair Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Save 15% 2 Queen 2 Queen Gst Room High Speed Net Fridge Microwv
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Save 15% 2 Queen Guest Room Wheelchair Accessible Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Shopping Package 1 Queen 1 Bedroom Suite Wheelchair Accessible Coupons or Gift Cards with Minimum 25
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Studio Suite King Nosmk Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Studio Suite King Nosmk Sofa Bed Zach Johnson Rate
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Suite 1 Bedroom Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Suite 1 Bedroom Refrigerator Zach Johnson Rate
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Suite 1 Bedroom RefrigeratorSave 15%
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Zach Johnson Rate 1 King 1 Bedroom Suite High Speed Internet Fridge Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Zach Johnson Rate 1 King Guest Room Wheelchair Accessible Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Zach Johnson Rate 1 King King Guest Room Fridge Microwave Desk
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Zach Johnson Rate 1 King Studio Suite Sofa Bed Fridge Microwave
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Zach Johnson Rate 1 King Studio Suite Wheelchair Accessible Breakfast
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Zach Johnson Rate 1 Queen 1 Bedroom Suite High Speed Internet Fridge Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Zach Johnson Rate 1 Queen 1 Bedroom Suite Wheelchair Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Zach Johnson Rate 2 Queen 2 Queen Gst Room High Speed Net Fridge Microwave
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Zach Johnson Rate 2 Queen Guest Room Wheelchair Accessible Fridge
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Six Flags Great America, Gurnee Mills, Great Lakes Naval Training Center and Genesse Theatre.

Verified Reviews of Country Inn & Suites

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Needs Attention"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Friendly front desk service, but rooms and building needed updating. Building felt dirty.
(Group coordinator, booked 12 rooms), from US flag
20-Jul-2015 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jul 17 to Sun Jul 19 2015 at a $79.00 group rate.

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 429 verified reviews

The TrustYou Meta-Review is a summary of verified reviews from across the web. These summaries use state-of-the-art algorithms to analyze review data and benchmark hotels against each other so you can find and book the perfect hotel.

Learn more
75
Good

Good family hotel. Great nearby restaurants and bars with excellent excursions. Good accessibility by car.

“Nice family hotel” “Close to restaurants”

Great Family Hotel Top 22% in city
Great City Hotel Top 22% in city

Good to know

  • Great shopping

    “Close to shopping” “Very close to gurnee mills mall”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean environment” “Clean place to stay”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Noisy shower head” “Sink didn't drain”

Review highlights

Location

96/100
92 reviews

Great location. Neat excursions and convenient restaurants, bars, and shopping. Excellent parking and car access.

“Very close to gurnee mills mall” “Excellent location” “Close to restaurants”

Service

88/100
145 reviews

Professional, friendly service, and great reception and management.

“Staff was excellent” “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

Bar

85/100
13 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“Complimentary bottle of water” “Milk warm” “Good breakfast and coffee”

Breakfast

78/100
113 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Excellent hot breakfast” “Excellent breakfast choices” “Breakfast items available”

Pool

53/100
57 reviews

Ordinary pool.

“Jacuzzi it's close” “Nice indoor pool” “Warm pool”

Room

48/100
168 reviews

Poorly-maintained rooms with bad beds, furniture, and TVs. Dirty, old, reasonably clean and moderate-sized rooms.

“Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain” “Carpet felt wet”

Comfort

45/100
68 reviews

Not very comfortable, with bad beds. Average noise and size.

“A/C wasn't working” “Pillows are small so” “Noisy shower head”

Vibe

22/100
30 reviews

Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area. Awesome for families. Good choice for a city trip.

“Lobby area a bit worn” “Sticky feeling” “Old tv”

Wellness

9/100
20 reviews

Poor wellness & sports facilities.

“Hot tub was out of service” “Hot tub was out of order” “Hot tub was not working”

Ranked top 64% by families, with a score of 69

Good to know

  • Great shopping

    “Close to shopping” “Very close to gurnee mills mall”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean environment” “Clean place to stay”

  • Good restaurants & bars in the area

    “Close to restaurants” “Restaurants within walking distance”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

Review highlights

Location

95/100
31 reviews

Great location. Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great.

“Very close to gurnee mills mall” “Excellent location” “Close to restaurants”

Service

88/100
38 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was excellent” “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

Breakfast

75/100
36 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Excellent hot breakfast” “Excellent breakfast choices” “Breakfast items available”

Amenities

55/100
16 reviews

Okay buildings with a bad entrance area.

“Clean environment” “Wet floor” “Lobby area a bit worn”

Pool

53/100
20 reviews

Ordinary pool.

“Jacuzzi it's close” “Heated indoor pool” “Enjoy the pool”

Comfort

41/100
27 reviews

Uncomfortable, noisy, average sized rooms with bad beds.

“A/C wasn't working” “Pillows are small so” “Noisy shower head”

Room

39/100
51 reviews

Outdated, run-down rooms with bad bathrooms. Rooms are acceptably large, and clean, but beds and furniture are not great.

“Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain” “Carpet felt wet”

Vibe

19/100
14 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Lobby area a bit worn” “Sticky feeling” “Old tv”

Wellness

7/100
11 reviews

Poor wellness & sports facilities.

“Hot tub was out of service” “Hot tub was out of order” “Hot tub was not working”

Ranked top 41% by couples, with a score of 82

Good to know

  • Friendly service

    “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

  • Uncomfortable

    “A/C wasn't working” “Pillows are small so”

  • Room is not nice

    “Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Excellent hot breakfast” “Excellent breakfast choices”

Review highlights

Location

97/100
10 reviews

Great location.

“Very close to gurnee mills mall” “Excellent location” “Close to restaurants”

Service

89/100
15 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was excellent” “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

Breakfast

80/100
13 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Excellent hot breakfast” “Excellent breakfast choices” “Breakfast items available”

Cleanliness

75/100
14 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Clean environment” “Clean towels” “Property was very clean”

Room

56/100
23 reviews

Clean, reasonable rooms.

“Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain” “Carpet felt wet”

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Very close to gurnee mills mall” “Excellent location”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Excellent hot breakfast” “Excellent breakfast choices”

  • Room is not nice

    “Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain”

Review highlights

Location

97/100
7 reviews

Great location.

“Very close to gurnee mills mall” “Excellent location” “Close to restaurants”

Breakfast

73/100
4 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Excellent hot breakfast” “Excellent breakfast choices” “Breakfast items available”

Room

55/100
6 reviews

Room is all right.

“Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain” “Carpet felt wet”

Good to know

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff was excellent” “Staff were friendly and professional”

Review highlights

Service

90/100
5 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Staff was excellent” “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

Good to know

  • Great shopping

    “Close to shopping” “Very close to gurnee mills mall”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean environment” “Clean place to stay”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Noisy shower head” “Sink didn't drain”

Review highlights

Location

96/100
92 reviews

Great location. Neat excursions and convenient restaurants, bars, and shopping. Excellent parking and car access.

“Very close to gurnee mills mall” “Excellent location” “Close to restaurants”

Service

88/100
144 reviews

Professional, friendly service, and great reception and management.

“Staff was excellent” “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

Bar

85/100
13 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“Complimentary bottle of water” “Milk warm” “Good breakfast and coffee”

Breakfast

78/100
112 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Excellent hot breakfast” “Excellent breakfast choices” “Breakfast items available”

Pool

53/100
57 reviews

Ordinary pool.

“Jacuzzi it's close” “Heated indoor pool” “Pool is very small”

Room

47/100
167 reviews

Poorly-maintained rooms with bad beds, furniture, and TVs. Dirty, old, reasonably clean and moderate-sized rooms.

“Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain” “Carpet felt wet”

Comfort

45/100
68 reviews

Not very comfortable, with bad beds. Average noise and size.

“A/C wasn't working” “Pillows are small so” “Noisy shower head”

Vibe

22/100
30 reviews

Atmosphere not particularly friendly, giving poor vibes. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Lobby area a bit worn” “Sticky feeling” “Old tv”

Wellness

9/100
20 reviews

Poor wellness & sports facilities.

“Hot tub was out of service” “Hot tub was out of order” “Hot tub was not working”

Ranked top 73% by families, with a score of 68

Good to know

  • Old rooms

    “Mattress was old” “Old tv”

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “Lobby area a bit worn”

  • Great shopping

    “Close to shopping” “Very close to gurnee mills mall”

  • Poor vibe

    “Lobby area a bit worn” “Sticky feeling”

Review highlights

Location

95/100
31 reviews

Great location. Shopping, restaurants and bars in the area are great.

“Very close to gurnee mills mall” “Excellent location” “Close to restaurants”

Service

88/100
38 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was excellent” “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

Breakfast

75/100
36 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Excellent hot breakfast” “Excellent breakfast choices” “Breakfast items available”

Amenities

55/100
16 reviews

Okay buildings with a bad entrance area.

“Clean environment” “Clean property” “Lobby area a bit worn”

Pool

52/100
20 reviews

Ordinary pool.

“Jacuzzi it's close” “Heated indoor pool” “Nice pool area”

Comfort

41/100
27 reviews

Uncomfortable, noisy, average sized rooms with bad beds.

“A/C wasn't working” “Pillows are small so” “Noisy shower head”

Room

39/100
51 reviews

Outdated, run-down rooms with bad bathrooms. Rooms are acceptably large, and clean, but beds and furniture are not great.

“Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain” “Carpet felt wet”

Vibe

19/100
14 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Lobby area a bit worn” “Sticky feeling” “Old tv”

Wellness

7/100
11 reviews

Poor wellness & sports facilities.

“Hot tub was out of service” “Hot tub was out of order” “Hot tub was not working”

Ranked top 41% by couples, with a score of 80

Good to know

  • Friendly service

    “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff was excellent” “Staff were friendly and professional”

  • Uncomfortable

    “A/C wasn't working” “Pillows are small so”

  • Room is not nice

    “Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain”

Review highlights

Location

97/100
10 reviews

Great location.

“Very close to gurnee mills mall” “Excellent location” “Close to restaurants”

Service

89/100
15 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff was excellent” “Staff were friendly and professional” “Courteous and helpful staff”

Breakfast

80/100
13 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Excellent hot breakfast” “Excellent breakfast choices” “Breakfast items available”

Cleanliness

75/100
14 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Clean environment” “Clean towels” “Property was very clean”

Room

56/100
23 reviews

Clean, reasonable rooms.

“Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain” “Carpet felt wet”

Good to know

  • Great location

    “Very close to gurnee mills mall” “Excellent location”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Excellent hot breakfast” “Excellent breakfast choices”

  • Room is not nice

    “Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain”

Review highlights

Location

97/100
7 reviews

Great location.

“Very close to gurnee mills mall” “Excellent location” “Close to restaurants”

Breakfast

73/100
4 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Excellent hot breakfast” “Excellent breakfast choices” “Breakfast items available”

Room

55/100
6 reviews

Room is all right.

“Mattress was old” “Sink didn't drain” “Carpet felt wet”

Review Semantics by TrustYou

Customer Reviews of Country Inn & Suites

3.5 out of 5. Based on 209 guest reviews , Average

Property Description

Our hotel is located conveniently off Hwy 94 and is the closest hotel to Six Flags Great America. We offer a complimentary Wi-Fi, Free breakfast daily and an indoor pool. Our guest rooms have King or 2 double beds, all with microwaves and refrigerators.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 03:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2008
Floors: 3
Rooms: 68
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 52
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 16
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Pool Info: Indoor
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
6 PM day of arrival
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 11.00% (Total tax)
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Free Pass Golds Gym)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Free WiFi)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Hotel accepts dogs only. A one time $50.00 non-refundable deposit is required.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

O'Hare International- 33 miles from the hotel. Take the main exit from the airport and follow the North (Wisconsin) 294 Tollway signs. Travel north 30 miles and exit on Hwy 137 West (Buckley Rd) our hotel is 2 miles west on the left side of the road.

Local Shuttle Info: No Shuttle Availiable.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Country Inns By Carlson

  • Great lending library where you can borrow books & return them on next the visit
  • Be Our Guest breakfast offering waffles, make-your-own omelete, breakfast burritos, and yogurt parfait
  • Grab and go bar options including hot beverages, fruit, and granola bars
  • Enjoy Free High-Speed Internet Access
  • Fresh cookies in lobby

The Country Inns By Carlson highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Country Inn & Suites Gurnee, Country Inn Suites

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Country Inn & Suites

Rate fluctuations of Country Inn & Suites

The chart above shows seasonality of prices for both group/meeting quotes and the best individual traveler rates our system could find at the time the group/meeting bid was entered. The most competitive group deal shown is 48.9% in September 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $148 in the month of June 2016. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Country Inn & Suites in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Country Inn & Suites

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Country Inn & Suites.

Feel free to use the Country Inn & Suites meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Gurnee event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Meeting Room 50 x 22 x 10 1040 --/-- -- 43 25 30 25 --/-- -- 104 104
Close This

Meeting Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1040 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
50 x 22 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
1
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$75.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$80.00 USD

Testimonials: Why use Hotel Planner?

Testimonials icon
"We appreciate what you do! We stumbled onto your site and used your expertise in March 2008 to find hotel rooms in Sarasota we still can't believe your service was FREE. Our rooms were first class for cheap, and you can be sure we will be using your service for a long time to come. Great job -unbelievable free service. Thanks guys" A.J. - Atlanta, GA

Learn More Check Rates