Howard Johnson Waukegan / Great Lakes

619 South Green Bay Rd., Waukegan, IL 60085 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2 Star Suburban Hotel in Lake County
42.34858 -87.87418
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  • Free comp. breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Saves 17.6%!
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Hotel has 85 rooms
  • 2 floors in property
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10

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Local Attractions

Great Lakes Naval Base, Six Flags Great America, Gurnee Mills Outlet Mall, Prime Outlet Malls, Jelly Belly Factory.
3.0 out of 5. Based on 255 guest reviews

Property Description

Happiness is yours at the Howard Johnson hotel near the Naval Station Great Lakes For a happy stay near Chicago, book a room at our recently renovated Howard Johnson Waukegan/Great Lakes hotel. Our non-smoking hotel is located near Naval Station Great Lakes and Six Flags Great America, as well as Uline, Cardinal Health, Gurnee Mills Outlet Mall, golf, nature retreats, and more. Our pet-friendly Waukegan hotel is also just a short drive from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD). Enjoy complimentary breakfast, check email with free WiFi, and stay trim in our gym Our Waukegan hotel features amenities that ensure your happiness, including free WiFi, a fitness center, 24-hour customer service, and our free daily Rise & Dine breakfast. We offer ample free parking, including space for large vehicles, and easy access to a family restaurant. Guest rooms are comfortable and smoke-free and come equipped with microwave, mini-refrigerator, coffee maker, and HDTV. Ride roller coasters, shop until you drop, or visit our troops Revel in family-friendly fun at Six Flags Great America and Hurricane Harbor, and thrill to more than 100 rides. Amazing bargains are yours at the Gurnee Mills Outlet Mall, with brands like Neiman Marcus and Saks to lure you. See a live performance at the beautifully restored Genesee Theatre, and if you are here to visit our troops, Naval Station Great Lakes is minutes from our Waukegan hotel. Within mere paces of our front doors, you will find Gojo's Café & Pancake House, a family restaurant that serves up delicious American, Italian, Greek, and Asian fare, 24/7.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2016
Floors: 2
Rooms: 85
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 85
Handicap Rooms: 2
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 24 Hours
Ownership: Travel Inns of America Inc.
Policies / Expenses
24 hour cancellation for individual reservations, 72 hour cancellation for group bookings.
Nightly Parking: $0
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
City Tax: 6.00%

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
We are a pet friendly hotel and charge a non-refundable $75 pet fee for up two dogs.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Concierge service
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Currency exchange
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

O'Hare International Airport, 28 miles Mitchell International Airport, 45 miles Chicago Midway International Airport, 55 miles

Local Shuttle Info: Round trip shuttle service available to the Great Lakes Naval Graduation.

Breakfast Information

Complimentary Continental Breakfast Buffet

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary High Speed Wi-Fi throughout the entire hotel, public areas and guest rooms.

About Howard Johnson

  • Rise and Dine breakfast offering coffee, fruit juices, and baked goods
  • In-room coffee and High speed internet access in every room
  • Pet friendly at participating locations
  • Home Office Rooms ideal for business travelers which includes a work desk and a comfortable chair with a refrigerator and microwave

The Howard Johnson highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Seasonality and Projections at Howard Johnson Waukegan / Great Lakes

Rate fluctuations of Howard Johnson Waukegan / Great Lakes

The graph above is fluctuations of room rates for both group/meeting rates and the lowest online individual prices our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was placed. The most competitive group/meeting rate displayed is 42.6% in the month of April 2018 and the highest average individual rate is $140 in the month of July 2020. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Howard Johnson Waukegan / Great Lakes in a month when rates are lower.

FAQs about Howard Johnson Waukegan / Great Lakes

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Howard Johnson Waukegan / Great Lakes have?

There are 85 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Howard Johnson Waukegan / Great Lakes?

Complimentary Continental Breakfast Buffet

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary High Speed Wi-Fi throughout the entire hotel, public areas and guest rooms.

Is there a gym at Howard Johnson Waukegan / Great Lakes?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Can I get a group rate at Howard Johnson Waukegan / Great Lakes?

Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 17.6%.


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