Experience Red Roof Inn Gurnee - Waukegan

3031 Belvidere Road, Waukegan, IL 60085 | 937-328-1868
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Select rooms offer in-room coffee. All rooms offer free WiFi, ironing board and iron, hair dryer, microwave & refrigerator. Experience our coffeehouse-style coffee and our 24 hour fitness center. Red Roof Inn Gurnee-Waukegan sits on nearly an acre of beautiful land on the North Shore of Chicago, South of Milwaukee, and just one mile east of Lake Michigan. We are just a few miles from Great Lakes Naval Station and Gurnee Mills Shopping Mall.

Family Fun: Take a tour of the Jelly Belly Center (4.4 miles) and discover the secrets of making Jelly Belly® jelly beans or ride the Jelly Belly train and shop at the candy store. Visit Six Flags Great America theme park (5 miles). Ride the roller coasters, enjoy the water park, experience shows and the children's themed areas. The park is open from April–November. Waukegan Municipal Beach (4.7 miles) offers a mile-long beach with natural dunes and a marina for fishing, boat racing, kite-boarding, swimming, sand volleyball, picnicking, and more. The Stiner Pavilion band shell offers live music in the summer and the Dockside offers ice cream. The beach is close to downtown Waukegan’s arts district and many restaurants. Chicago Botanical Garden, 16.4 miles away, is one of the world's great living museums that contains 26 gardens and four natural areas around nine islands. The Garden also is home to a well-known Bonsai Collection.

Adult Adventure:  Genesee Theatre, 3.3 miles, is a concert hall and music venue that features concerts from the hottest artists. Click here for the upcoming show schedule. Shop for the latest trends at Hawthorne Mall (12.6 miles) or Gurnee Mills (6.3 miles), which also offers great dining, movies at Gurnee Marcus Cinemas, ice skating, mini golf, laser tag and more. Midlane Golf Resort, 6.5 miles away, is ranked as one of Chicagoland’s top 20 by Chicago land Golf Magazine and contains a beautiful, 18-hole championship course. Greenbelt Forest Preserve, 1.1 miles away, offers biking, fishing, bird watching, hiking, picnicking, cross country skiing and more! The site is home to the Greenbelt Cultural Center which hosts summer concerts, events, educational programs, and art displays. Libertyville Sports Complex, 8.6 miles away, is an Indoor Event Center that contains two indoor artificial surface fields for sporting events, basketball courts, fitness center, driving range, softball field and more.

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100% Pet Friendly

At Red Roof Inn Gurnee - Waukegan, "You Stay Happy, Pets Stay Free!" Don't lose sleep at night worrying about your four-legged family member. Bring them with you. Book now!

Lake County, the Bounty of Illinois

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Six Flags Great America

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Things to Do Nearby

Looking for something fun to do nearby? Educational or historical? View all of the exciting options on our page and discover the many perks that come with staying at our hotel!


Naval Station Great Lakes

The Naval Station Great Lakes is 5.4 miles away and is home to the US Navy's boot camp. Enjoy our military discount and take advantage of our complementary transportation to graduations. Book now!


Colleges & Universities

Visit a family member or a friend, explore the campus, or catch a sporting event at Rosalind Franklin University (4.9 miles) or College of Lake County- Lakeshore Campus (8.1 miles). Book now!



Walking distance from our location is a Gojo’s Pancake House, McDonald’s, IHOP, Peacock Restaurant, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, Burger King, Dunkin Donuts and more. Click here for your Waukegan Restaurant Guide. Book now!


REVIEWED: "Boot Camp Graduation"

“Great place to stay if you are going to Great Lakes for a Navy Boot Camp Graduation. These folks even have a schedule of events for the Graduation. Not to mention the fact that they provide shuttle rides to the event. Great people, great service.” Read more reviews. Book now!


Waukegan Train Station

Waukegan Train Station, 3.4 miles away, is on the Metra Chicago and Northwestern line, which runs from Kenosha to Chicago. The train will take you to downtown Chicago and many other cities. Book now!

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