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Crystal Lake Illinois Accommodations

Find accommodations in Crystal Lake with the hotel list provided below. Search for the cheapest discounted hotel and motel rates in or near Crystal Lake, IL for your personal leisure or group travel. We provide the best Crystal Lake Illinois hotel/motel rooms. Review the Crystal Lake hotel list below to find the perfect lodging. We also have a map of the Crystal Lake hotels. Planning a group? Lock in Crystal Lake Group Hotel Discounts

The Crystal Lake center point is around the area of Crystal Lake Ice House and 1 mile east of Lippold Park.

Crystal Lake is part of Chicago's metropolitan area, though it takes about 45 minutes to travel between the two cities. The city's population is about 40,000. Buildings from its founding in the 1800s remain, adding lovely historical scenery to the area. It is part of McHenry County, and it publishes the county's only newspaper, the Northwest Herald. Crystal Lake has plenty of public parks and outdoor spaces, some of which include fields, picnic areas, minigolf courses, and playgrounds. More from this guide...

Crystal Lake Hotels/Motels & Accommodations

Crystal Lake Super 8 : 577 Crystal Point Dr. 577 Crystal Point Dr., Crystal Lake, IL 60014
  • Inexpensive property
  • Horrible vibe
  • Breakfast can be improved
Country Inn & Suites in Crystal Lake 600 Tracy Trail, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • Comp. Breakfast
  • Lots of places nearby
  • Average sized rooms
Comfort Inn 595 Tracy Trl, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
  • Economical Suburban hotel
  • 3 floors in property
  • Comfortable
  • Almost all guests said rooms were clean
From$69
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Holiday Inn Chicago Nw Crystal Lk Convention Cente 800 South Route 31, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
  • 3-star Suburban hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
  • Toilet did not work
  • Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites : 2595 Bunker Hill Dr. 2595 Bunker Hill Dr., Algonquin, IL 60102 ~5.22 miles south of Crystal Lake
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • 86 rooms in property
  • Bed very comfortable
  • The majority of guests thought rooms were spacious
Super 8
+1-800-881-1523
1220 Davis Rd., Woodstock, IL 60098 ~6.86 miles northwest of Crystal Lake
  • 2-star Suburban hotel
  • Check-in: 2 pm
  • The majority of guests thought the management was tolerable
  • Almost all guests complained about the bathroom
Quality Inn of Woodstock 1785 South Eastwood Dr., Woodstock, IL 60098 ~7.03 miles northwest of Crystal Lake
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • Fitness center on property
  • Tasty breakfast
  • Breakfast decent
Hampton Inn in Mchenry 1555 South Route 31, Mchenry, IL 60050 ~7.03 miles north of Crystal Lake
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • Fitness center on property
  • World class service
  • Average sized rooms
From$82
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Best Western Woodstock Inn
+1-888-690-5281
990 Lake Ave., Woodstock, IL 60098 ~7.40 miles northwest of Crystal Lake
  • Mid-scale Suburban property
  • 43 rooms in hotel
From$75
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Comfort Suites Elgin - Elgin 2480 Bushwood Dr., Elgin, IL 60124 ~10.36 miles south of Crystal Lake
  • Midscale Suburban hotel
  • 78 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Great location
  • Every guests reviewed said the beds were comfortable
Americas Best Value Inn 405 West Noethwest Highway, Barrington, IL 60010 ~10.42 miles southeast of Crystal Lake
  • Low Cost hotel
Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Elgin Il 2270 Point Blvd., Elgin, IL 60123 ~10.94 miles south of Crystal Lake
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • 98 rooms in hotel
  • Very convenient to family
  • Nearby highway
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lake Zurich - Lake Zurich 197 South Rand Rd., Lake Zurich, IL 60047 ~11.09 miles east of Crystal Lake
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • Decent price
  • Tasty breakfast
Candlewood Suites Elgin 1780 Capital St., Elgin, IL 60124 ~11.56 miles south of Crystal Lake
  • Cheap Suburban hotel
  • 88 rooms in hotel
  • Most guests said rooms were clean
  • Perfectly clean
Towneplace Suites / Elgin West Dundee 2185 Marriott Dr., West Dundee, IL 60118 ~11.57 miles south of Crystal Lake
  • Low-priced Suburban property
  • Hotel has 143 suites
  • Good Price
  • Location is acceptable
Courtyard by Marriott Chicago Elgin / West Dundee in West Dundee
+1-800-997-5149
2175 Marriott Dr., West Dundee, IL 60118 ~11.58 miles south of Crystal Lake
  • 3 star Suburban property
  • Hotel has 6 suites
  • Clean rooms
  • Manager at night went above and beyond
Camp Henry Horner in Ingleside
+1-888-690-5281
26710 West Nippersink Rd., Ingleside, IL 60041 ~11.64 miles northeast of Crystal Lake
  • 2-star Convention Center property
  • 29 rooms in hotel
Quality Inn by Choice Hotels of Elgin : 500 Tollgate Rd. 500 Tollgate Rd., Elgin, IL 60123 Website ~11.67 miles south of Crystal Lake
  • Economical Suburban property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Excellent location
  • Plenty of choices for breakfast
Super 8 Hampshire Il - Hampshire 115 Arrowhead Dr., Hampshire, IL 60140 ~11.74 miles southwest of Crystal Lake
  • Economical hotel
  • Check-in time: 11:00 AM
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Chicago Northwest : 495 Airport Rd. 495 Airport Rd., Elgin, IL 60123 ~11.74 miles south of Crystal Lake
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • 10 meeting rooms in hotel
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Nice AC
From$89
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Super 8 Elgin - Elgin 435 Airport Rd., Elgin, IL 60123 ~11.80 miles south of Crystal Lake
  • Inexpensive hotel
  • Check-in: 11:00 AM
Hampton Inn Elgin in Elgin 405 Airport Rd., Elgin, IL 60123 ~12.06 miles south of Crystal Lake
  • 3-star Suburban property
  • Access to gym on-site
  • Pool was closed
  • Friendly staff during breakfast
Days Inn - Elgin
+1-888-283-3404
1585 Dundee Ave., Elgin, IL 60120 ~12.53 miles south of Crystal Lake
  • 2-star Suburban hotel
  • 96 rooms in property
  • Most guests found problems with the furniture
  • Hotel facilities could use a good clean
Chicago Marriott Northwest 4800 Hoffman Blvd., Hoffman Estates, IL 60192 ~13.28 miles southeast of Crystal Lake
  • High-end Suburban hotel
  • 8 floors in property
Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago / Hoffman Estates : 2825 Greenspoint Pkwy. 2825 Greenspoint Pkwy., Hoffman Estates, IL 60196 Website ~14.81 miles southeast of Crystal Lake
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • 3 floors in property
  • Fantastic service
  • Large breakfast selection
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Best Time to Visit Crystal Lake, Illinois

Crystal Lake's climate mirrors Chicago's. Winters are cold and blustery; you'll find better hotel deals, but you'll need to seriously bundle up to handle the cold. Expect summers to get quite hot, with temperatures hitting 80 degrees or higher almost every day. Summer is also when Crystal Lake sees the most rain. For the best weather opportunities, stick to spring and fall. You'll probably need a sweater and jeans, but you won't have to deal with uncomfortable temperatures.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Crystal Lake, IL:

seasonality of hotel rates in Crystal Lake

Averate Rates by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts displaying average price trends by star rating class in Crystal Lake, IL. Analyze these line graphs to determine the most cost effective dates to stay in Crystal Lake for your upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotel Options in Crystal Lake, Illinois

4 Star Average Prices: $107.26

Though you'll find many quality hotels in Crystal Lake, if you're looking for an upscale option that offers extra pampering and care, look outside Crystal Lake city limits.

The Victorian Rose Garden is a boutique bed-and-breakfast about 5 miles from Crystal Lake. Choose the Victorian Rose Garden to stay in a beautiful historical home that dates back to the 1800s. Only four guest rooms are available, and each one is individually decorated with its own theme. Choose the Presidential Chamber to luxuriate in the presence of a gas log fireplace, gorgeous period furniture, and a claw-foot tub. Step back in time when you book Lady Teresa's Room, which features an antique headboard, a sewing machine, and a chaise lounge that is perfect for reading.

All guest rooms are on the second floor of the house, and each one has a fan and air conditioning. The Victorian Rose Garden property has a resident cat (who is not allowed in any guest rooms) and a gorgeous first floor, with common areas featuring huge windows and a grand piano, which guests are invited to play. The staff wants each guest to feel pampered; expect homemade food waiting for you upon arrival, and a delicious breakfast is available each morning. The staff will take your allergies into account as long as you inform them in advance.

About 13 miles from Crystal Lake, you'll find the Chicago Marriott Northwest, a 3.5-star hotel located in Hoffmann Estates, Illinois. Each guest room features a pillow-top mattress, a down comforter, designer toiletries, and an LCD television. The hotel's contemporary design extends to its every corner, from the lobby space to the seating space in each guest room. Some rooms also accommodate guests with disabilities; the hotel offers accessible bathrooms, in-room accessibility, and roll-in showers.

The indoor pool, the 24-hour fitness facility, and the snack bar are great ways to treat yourself to some extra fun or to keep up with your routine from home. You'll find coffee and tea in the common areas, and if you need assistance booking tours or buying tickets for area events, the friendly staff is happy to help you.

Affordable Options in Crystal Lake, Illinois

3 Star Average Prices: $99.92

The Super 8 Crystal Lake offers great room rates that you will probably have an easy time fitting into your travel budget. You'll be centrally located in Crystal Lake when you stay here, near shopping and food. When you stay, in-room accessibility and accessible bathrooms are available to you. As many as three children can stay for free with a parent or guardian if they use existing bedding. Free breakfast, free Wi-Fi, and guest laundry facilities are available at this property.

For another great nightly rate, check out the Super 8 Woodstock, located a few miles from Crystal Lake in Woodstock, Illinois. Bring pets to this property for $10 per night, per pet. Free breakfast and free Wi-Fi add value to your already low room rate. Laundry facilities give you the means to pack lighter and save space for souvenirs. Accessible bathrooms are available, too.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Crystal Lake

2 Star Average Prices: $82.33

2 Star Hotel Prices in Crystal Lake

Where are the real discounts in Crystal Lake

Save enough money to upgrade your room or splurge on extra amenities when you use qualifying discounts at certain hotels. Choose the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, Crystal Lake, Illinois, to save 10 percent if you're a senior or a member of AAA, or to save more than 18 percent if you're a government employee. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Chicago-Algonquin offers special AAA and senior rates, which can save you around $14 a night on your room.

At the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, Crystal Lake, Illinois, already affordable room rates go down even more with great discounts. Explore the Crystal Lake area by taking advantage of the hotel's free shuttle. If you'd rather stay in for an afternoon, an indoor pool and a spa tub are available for your recreation. The lobby fireplace is a lovely spot to sit down with a free cup of tea or coffee and read the newspaper or a favorite book. Head to the 24-hour business center if you're traveling on business, or do some work with the free Wi-Fi connection in your room. Rooms with accessible bathrooms and in-room accessibility are available.

The Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Chicago-Algonquin is about 5 miles from Crystal Lake in nearby Algonquin, Illinois. Previous guests have enjoyed both the hotel's location and the hotel itself, listing amenities, service, and cleanliness as positive aspects of their stays. Free Wi-Fi helps you explore the area via your smartphone, after which you can hop on the property's free area shuttle to check things out in person. Complimentary weekday newspapers come to each guest room, and guest rooms with in-room accessibility, roll-in showers, and accessible bathrooms are available. Free breakfast, fitness facilities, and an indoor pool are other great amenities this property offers.

Best Value Options in Crystal Lake, Illinois

How you value your hotel stay determines a considerable portion of your feelings about your trip overall. Make sure your Crystal Lake trip is as enjoyable as you dream it will be by exploring great value hotel options before you choose a place to stay.

The Comfort Inn at 595 Tracy Trl in Crystal Lake provides a great value for your money by offering free breakfast, free coffee in the lobby all day, and free Wi-Fi. In fact, many past guests have been impressed with the quality of the free amenities at this property. To accommodate those with accessibility needs, some guest rooms include accessible bathrooms, in-room accessibility, and roll-in showers. The Comfort Inn's location puts you by restaurants and shopping opportunities, which you can access via the hotel's complimentary area shuttle. A free beach shuttle will take you to the lake, too. With a lobby fireplace, fitness facilities, an indoor pool, and a picnic area, this hotel is a wonderful place for families and couples to stay when visiting Crystal Lake.

On 1555 S Route 31 in McHenry, Illinois, you'll find the Hampton Inn McHenry. Stay just a few miles outside of Crystal Lake at a property with a great reputation among its former guests. The attractive lobby and delicious complimentary breakfast are a few things you'll admire when you choose this location. Rooms come with large, comfortable beds, and they offer accessible bathrooms and in-room accessibility if needed. An indoor pool, a spa tub, free Wi-Fi, and fitness facilities provide entertainment and recreation for you and the family. The hotel's bar and the snack bar offer you great food and drink options.

Best Hotels for Family Reunions in Crystal Lake, Illinois

If you've got a large family reuniting in Crystal Lake, take a look at the Holiday Inn Chicago NW Crystal Lake Conv Ctr. With 197 rooms available, many of them offering accessible bathrooms, in-room accessibility, and roll-in showers, your entire extended family will be able to find great accommodations. Thirteen meeting rooms and 1,812 meters of conference space provide ample opportunity for your group to rent a room or two for family fun. A restaurant and bar provide food and drink opportunities, while a picnic area and an indoor pool are great for recreation. Enjoy free Wi-Fi as well.

The Quality Inn at 1785 S Eastwood Dr. in Woodstock, Illinois, is only a few miles from Crystal Lake. Smaller family gatherings will feel right at home here. The property has a meeting room, perfect for if you want to rent some private space. Otherwise, meet each morning for free breakfast before enjoying each day in Crystal Lake. Have fun together at the indoor pool, or challenge each other to games on the free Wi-Fi. Accessible bathrooms and in-room accessibility are available. Your whole family will save because kids 18 and under stay free in a parent's or guardian's room if they use existing bedding.

Whether your Crystal Lake visit is right around the corner or months away, HotelPlanner has the resources you need to get the perfect hotel room at a great price.

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