Enjoy the free, hot breakfast at our hotel near Cary, IL and Chicago attractions

Stay in the greater Chicago area, less than a mile from the Metra rail, at the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Crystal Lake, IL. From our hotel near northwestern suburbs like Cary, you can explore popular attractions like Three Oaks Recreation Area, Raue Center for the Arts, or Grand Victoria Casino Elgin. Make the short drive to Algonquin Commons for a day of shopping, or hop aboard our complimentary shuttle* to visit area attractions and businesses.

Before you tackle your busy itinerary each morning, fuel up at our free, hot breakfast. You can relax on site at the heated indoor pool or meet friends at our fireside lobby to enjoy complimentary cookies, coffee, and tea. The fitness center provides an ideal place to clear your mind on the treadmill before focusing on work in our business center. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel for your convenience.

*The shuttle must be reserved in advance.

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Relax with your family in our hotel rooms with free Wi-Fi and a fridge

Feel right at home when you book one of our rooms with a microwave, a refrigerator, and a coffeemaker. You can catch up on social media with 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, for extended-stay suites, a kitchenette.

2 Queen Beds

  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults, 2 children
This standard two-bed room offers plenty of sleeping room for families, plus free Wi-Fi and a fridge.

King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 3 adults
After a show at Raue Center, prepare a midnight snack with the microwave and fridge in our standard room.

Whirlpool Suite

  • 1 king
  • 2 adults, 3 children
Celebrate a special occasion in this romantic suite with a two-person whirlpool.

1 Bedroom Suite-2 Queen Beds

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

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  • 1 king
  • 4 adults, 1 child
A separate living room with a wingback chair and sleeper sofa offers space to work, relax, or chat with guests.

Extended Stay Suite-King Bed

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

2 Bedroom Extended Suite-2 King Beds

  • 2 king
  • 6 adults
There’s space for everyone in our two-bedroom suites, complete with a separate living room and a dining area.
Plan an effective business meeting or a memorable social gathering in our two flexible meeting rooms with free Wi-Fi and audiovisual rental options. The Grant Room can accommodate up to 50, and the Lincoln Room is perfect for groups of up to 80. Our professional staff can assist you in designing the perfect setup and partnering with the best local caterers.


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 on the green at RedTail Golf Club or fishing at Moraine Hills State Park. Here with family? Shop at Algonquin Commons or let the kids go wild hopping around Pump It Up’s indoor inflatable bounce houses. We also offer a free shuttle to nearby attractions. 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, UBREAKIFIX, and Bath & Body Works.

Foxford Hills Golf Club

4.08 mi / 6.56 km from the hotel
Golfers, you 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 1,000-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 three 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.

Pump It Up

1.24 mi / 2 km from the hotel
Specializing in birthday parties, this indoor playground is filled with fun inflatable bounce houses for kids to enjoy. Check the schedule for "Open Jump" sessions throughout the week.

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.
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.

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