Great Wolf Lodge Illinois

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6 indoor pools, seasonal outdoor pool, cabanas (surcharge)
Water Park
Water Park
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Great Wolf Lodge Illinois

Great Wolf Lodge Illinois

3 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
1700 Nations Dr, Gurnee, IL, 60031

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGurnee Mills4 min drive
  • Popular LocationGold Pyramid House4 min drive
  • Popular LocationWaukegan SportsPark14 min drive
  • AirportChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.)37 min drive

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About this area

Gurnee

Great Wolf Lodge Illinois is located in Gurnee. Urban Edge Gallery and Genesee Theater are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include MainStreet Libertyville and Naval Base Great Lakes. Traveling with kids? Consider Six Flags Great America, or check out an event or a game at Waukegan BMX Track.

What's nearby

  • Gurnee Mills - 4 min drive
  • Gold Pyramid House - 4 min drive
  • College of Lake County - 13 min drive
  • Waukegan SportsPark - 14 min drive
  • Bonnie Brook Golf Course - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Libertyville Station - 12 min drive
  • Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) - 37 min drive

Restaurants

  • Campfire Kitchen — 1 min walk
  • Barnwood — 1 min walk
  • Culver's — 5 min walk
  • Starbucks — 7 min walk
  • Golden Corral — 8 min walk

About this property

Great Wolf Lodge Illinois

Family-friendly resort with 5 restaurants and 6 indoor pools
Along with 5 restaurants, this smoke-free resort has 6 indoor pools and free water park access. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a fitness center, and a poolside bar. All 414 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Other amenities available to guests include LED TVs, free local calls, and hair dryers.
Great Wolf Lodge Illinois offers 414 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. LED televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

6 indoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a complimentary water park, a lazy river, a spa tub, and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee weekends 7:30 AM–11:00 AM: USD 14.99 for adults and USD 9.49 for children
  • 5 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 6 indoor pools
  • Arcade/game room
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness center
  • Free water park access
  • Golfing
  • Mini golf
  • Ropes course
  • Sauna
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • 6 indoor pools
  • Arcade/game room
  • Children's pool
  • Free water park access
  • Lazy river
  • Mini golf
  • Refrigerator
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Waterslide

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • Cable/satellite channels
  • LED TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Recycling
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 14.99 for adults and USD 9.49 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover; cash is not accepted

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from June to August
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Great Wolf Lodge Illinois Resort Gurnee
Resort Great Wolf Lodge Illinois Gurnee
Gurnee Great Wolf Lodge Illinois Resort
KeyLime Cove Indoor Waterpark Resort
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Great Wolf Lodge Illinois Resort
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Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 237 out of 479 reviews
5 - Excellent 49%
Rating 4 - Good. 155 out of 479 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 50 out of 479 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 23 out of 479 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 14 out of 479 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everything was great except the smell of pee in our bathroom room seem like from the bathroom floor. I guess they didn’t clean the bathroom room floor btw each guess.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Amenities
It was a fun time for the kids. Everything,including the price of the room, was overpriced. The air quality in the room was so bad we couldn’t enjoy the water park our second day because my daughters allergies flared up.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff was very nice and helpful
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great Indoor Park.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very nice place for kids for a short getaway! Lots to do with the kids, they all had a lot of fun!
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021