Make yourself at home at our hotel in Crystal Lake near Chicago attractions

Located near northwestern Chicago suburbs like Cary, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Crystal Lake, IL places you less than a mile from a Metra rail station and just over an hour from downtown Chicago. If you’re here on vacation, you can enjoy the outdoors at Three Oaks Recreation Area, shop at Algonquin Commons, or cap off the day with a performance at Raue Center for the Arts. Looking for a break from business? Grand Victoria Casino Elgin offers plenty of entertainment less than 14 miles from the hotel.

To relax on site, you can take a dip in our heated indoor pool, enjoy a workout in our fitness center, or savor complimentary cookies, coffee, and tea at our fireside lobby. Drop by the business center to check in with the office, or use the free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel to stay connected with loved ones. Afterward, fuel up at our free, hot breakfast featuring our signature waffles and purchase snacks at the Inn Case Market. 

Sleep well in our rooms with Sealy® Posturepedic mattresses

Feel right at home when you book one of our rooms with a microwave, a refrigerator, and a Sealy® Posturepedic mattress to help you get the rest you need. You can catch up on social media using free Wi-Fi or watch your favorite shows and movies on the flat-screen TV with 140 channels, including HBO and Cinemax. Families and groups love our suites, which feature a separate living room with a sleeper sofa and, in the case of extended-stay suites (10 or more nights required), a kitchenette with a stove and a dishwasher.

2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 5 adults
This standard room offers plenty of sleeping space for families, plus free Wi-Fi, a fridge, and a microwave.

King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
Our standard room keeps you relaxed with free Wi-Fi, a fridge, and a flat-screen TV with premium channels.

Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
You can celebrate a special occasion with your loved one in this romantic suite with a two-person whirlpool.

1 Bedroom Suite-2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 5 adults
Ideal for families or groups, this suite offers two beds in the private bedroom and a sleeper sofa in the living room.

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
A separate living room with an armchair and sleeper sofa offers space to work, relax, or chat with guests.

Extended Stay Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
Perfect for longer visits, our extended-stay suites include a kitchenette, a bedroom, and a living room.

2 Bedroom Extended Suite-2 King Beds

  • 2 king
  • 4 adults, 1 child
There’s space for everyone in our two-bedroom suites, complete with a separate living room and a dining area.
Plan an effective business presentation or a memorable celebration in one of our two flexible event spaces, both of which feature amenities like free Wi-Fi and audiovisual equipment rental options. You can host up to 50 guests in the Grant Room or invite up to 80 attendees to a seminar in the Lincoln Room. Our professional team is happy to assist you in designing the perfect setup and partnering with the best local caterers. Ask about our meeting packages.


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The nearby Metra rail takes the hassle out of commuting to Chicago, but you don’t have to leave Crystal Lake to find entertainment. Just across the street, Three Oaks Recreation Area lets you chill on the beach, rent a boat, or even scuba dive at a former quarry site. You can also spend a beautiful day playing on the fairways at RedTail Golf Club or fishing at Moraine Hills State Park. To relax indoors, head to Algonquin Commons for some retail therapy. Don’t miss these must-see local favorites:

Algonquin Commons

5.88 mi / 9.46 km from the hotel
This great outdoor shopping mall features retailers like Lane Bryant, Nordstrom Rack, and Bath & Body Works. Keep your shopping spree fueled with lunch and a craft beer from Tap House Grill.

Foxford Hills Golf Club

4.08 mi / 6.56 km from the hotel
Golfers won't want to miss a round at this spectacular public course, which plays more than 7,000 yards from the tips and was awarded four stars by Golf Digest.

Grand Victoria Casino Elgin

13.66 mi / 21.98 km from the hotel
Try your luck at one of the 700-plus slot machines or at a table game like roulette, blackjack, or Texas Hold’em. Covering nearly 30,000 square feet, this riverboat casino is also home to live entertainment and multiple dining options.

Moraine Hills State Park

6.66 mi / 10.72 km from the hotel
Pack your fishing gear to enjoy a serene day at Lake Defiance, a natural 48-acre lake in the center of this beautiful park.

Raue Center for the Arts

1.43 mi / 2.3 km from the hotel
Catch musicians like Amy Grant, comedians like David Sedaris, and shows like Guys and Dolls as they visit Crystal Lake's performing arts center.

RedTail Golf Club

4.01 mi / 6.45 km from the hotel
Beginners and scratch golfers alike are welcome to play a round at this popular 18-hole golf course.
600 Tracy Trail, Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014, United States

Located in metro Chicago’s northwest suburbs, the Country Inn & Suites in Crystal Lake offers easy access to businesses and attractions throughout the Chicago area. The hotel is just minutes from the intersection of SR-31 and US-14 and from a Metra station offering transport to downtown Chicago. You can walk from the hotel to shopping and dining options, and multiple attractions are within five miles of the hotel. Flying into the area? Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) is just 45 minutes away.