Stay near Lake Michigan at our hotel in Portage, Indiana off I-94

Whether you’re planning a family vacation on the South Shore of Lake Michigan or visiting local steel mills for business, the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Portage, IN offers you a warm welcome. Pull off I-94 to stay less than two miles from Lake Michigan beaches and within easy reach of Indiana Dunes state and national parks. Planning to do some fishing at the lake? Bring your gear to the hotel or visit the nearby Bass Pro Shops before strolling down to Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk’s fishing pier, less than two miles away.

Before you meet with local clients or head into Chicago to shop, stop by our dining area for a free, hot breakfast featuring our signature waffles. You can unwind with a workout in our fitness center or enjoy the hot tub and indoor pool while the kids slide down the kiddie pool’s waterslide. Grab complimentary cookies and coffee to enjoy as you relax in the fireside lobby, or drop by the business center to print agendas for an on-site meeting.

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Relax in our rooms with free Wi-Fi and Serta Perfect Sleeper® beds

You can drift off to sleep on a comfortable bed after catching the latest HBO movie on a 49-inch flat-screen TV. When you wake, start your morning with a cup of coffee or tea in your room. Traveling with a group? Adjoining rooms will keep you close without compromising your privacy.

King Bed

  •  300 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults, 1 child
Traveling solo? Sleep soundly in this standard room and wake up to a cup of coffee and a free weekday newspaper.

2 Queen Beds

  •  320 ft²
  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults, 1 child
In this standard room, a microwave and fridge make snack time easy and free Wi-Fi keeps you connected.

Studio Suite-King Bed

  •  320 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 3 adults, 2 children
Ideal for business travelers, a studio suite offers an open floor plan and a comfortable sleeper sofa.

Whirlpool Suite-King Bed

  •  320 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
Treat yourself or your special someone with a stay in this suite featuring a two-person whirlpool and a fireplace.

1 Bedroom Suite-King Bed

  •  320 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 4 adults, 1 child
Relax on the sleeper sofa and watch a movie on one of the two flat-screen TVs in this one-bedroom suite.

1 Bedroom Suite-2 Queen Beds

  •  320 ft²
  • 2 queen
  • 5 adults
Our one-bedroom suites include upgrades like an additional TV and a separate living room with a sleeper sofa.

1 Bedroom-King-2 Queen Beds

  •  500 ft²
  • 1 king and 2 queen
  • 5 adults
Ideal for group travel, this suite feels almost like home with two TVs, a refrigerator, and a microwave.
Host business meetings or social gatherings in one of our two event spaces, easily accessible off I-94. For functions for up to 40 guests, choose our larger room, and for intimate get-togethers, opt for our boardroom. Amenities like free Wi-Fi and our business center make it easy to deliver impressive presentations, and our team is available to help with setup and catering recommendations if you need a working meal or snacks between sessions.


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Set sail from nearby Portage Public Marina to experience the crystal blue waters of Lake Michigan, or head west on I-94 to spend the day exploring Chicago’s Navy Pier or the Magnificent Mile. You can also discover the South Shore’s breweries, wineries, and distilleries to taste the best of the Midwest. Enjoy exploring these local attractions:

Deep River Waterpark

9.79 mi / 15.76 km from the hotel
Chill in the laid-back Bayou River Ride, zip down one of the tube slides, or engage in water wars during the summer at Deep River.

Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest

11.13 mi / 17.91 km from the hotel
Featuring stunning display gardens, the largest collection of oak trees in Indiana, and the spectacular Railway Garden, this 360-acre nature preserve is a must-see. You can also hike a four-mile trail, bird-watch, and picnic during your visit.

Imagination Glen

1.97 mi / 3.17 km from the hotel
Pack a picnic to enjoy after a morning on the 10-mile Outback Trail at Portage’s largest park. Imagination Glen entertains kids with a BMX racetrack in addition to playgrounds, sand volleyball, and a large nature preserve.

Emagine Portage

3.76 mi / 6.06 km from the hotel
See first-run movies come to life on a huge screen at this state-of-the-art theater.

Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk

1.53 mi / 2.46 km from the hotel
At this local park, a day of outdoor activities—fishing, sunbathing, and strolling—can end with mesmerizing sunsets over the lake and stunning views of the Windy City.

Porter Beach

14.84 mi / 23.88 km from the hotel
Porter is one of the area’s best beaches for summertime lounging on the sand.
1630 Olmsted Drive, Portage, Indiana 46368, United States

Stay within three miles of Lake Michigan beaches at our hotel. We offer easy access to South Shore attractions like Imagination Glen, and we’re within walking distance of a variety of restaurants for a delicious lunch or dinner. Our location off I-94 and near I-90 makes traveling through northern Indiana and Illinois a breeze.