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4.2 out of 5 Very Good
455 reviews
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

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Explore the area

Popular LocationSix Flags Great America19 min walk
Popular LocationGurnee Mills4 min drive
Popular LocationGold Pyramid House4 min drive
AirportChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.)37 min drive

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  • Grizzly Bear Suite - Waterpark Included

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 6
    • 1 Double Sofa Bed, 1 King Bed and 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsGrizzly Bear Suite - Waterpark Included
  • Deluxe Family Suite - Waterpark Included

    3.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Sofa Bed and 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Family Suite - Waterpark Included
  • Deluxe Cabin Suite - Water Park Included

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 8
    • 3 Twin Beds, 3 Queen Beds and 2 Double Sofa Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Cabin Suite - Water Park Included
  • Deluxe Queen Suite - Waterpark Included

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds and 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Queen Suite - Waterpark Included
  • Evergreen Family Suite Balcony - Water Park Included

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 8
    • 4 Queen Beds and 2 Double Sofa Beds
    More detailsEvergreen Family Suite Balcony - Water Park Included
  • Family Suite - Waterpark Included

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Sofa Bed and 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsFamily Suite - Waterpark Included
  • Junior Cabin Suite Balcony - Waterpark Included

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Sofa Bed, 1 Queen Bed and 3 Twin Beds
    More detailsJunior Cabin Suite Balcony - Waterpark Included
  • Junior Cabin Suite - Waterpark Included

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 3 Twin Beds
    More detailsJunior Cabin Suite - Waterpark Included
  • Wolf Den Suite Balcony - Waterpark Included

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsWolf Den Suite Balcony - Waterpark Included
  • Wolf Den Suite - Waterpark Included

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Sofa Bed and 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsWolf Den Suite - Waterpark Included

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 Naval Base Great Lakes and MainStreet Libertyville. Traveling with kids? Consider Six Flags Great America, or check out an event or a game at Waukegan BMX Track.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Six Flags Great America - 19 min walk
  • Gurnee Mills - 4 min drive
  • Gold Pyramid House - 4 min drive
  • College of Lake County - 13 min drive
  • Waukegan SportsPark - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Libertyville Station - 12 min drive
  • AirportO'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) - 37 min drive

Restaurants

  • Campfire Kitchen — 1 min walk
  • Barnwood — 1 min walk
  • Culver's — 5 min walk
  • Cracker Barrel — 15 min walk
  • Steak and Shake — 3 min drive

About this property

Great Wolf Lodge Illinois

3-star family-friendly resort near Six Flags Great America
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.

This Gurnee resort provides 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

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

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • 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

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

Renovations and closures

This property is closed until further notice.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from June to August

Property is also known as

Great Wolf Lodge Illinois Resort Gurnee
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Frequently asked questions

Does Great Wolf Lodge Illinois have a pool?
Yes, this property has 6 Indoor pools, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a children's pool.
Is Great Wolf Lodge Illinois pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Great Wolf Lodge Illinois?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Great Wolf Lodge Illinois?
Check-in begins at 4:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Great Wolf Lodge Illinois?
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Great Wolf Lodge Illinois located?
This family-friendly Gurnee resort is within 2 mi (3 km) of Six Flags Great America and Gurnee Mills. Gold Pyramid House and Northwest Community Healthcare are also within 3 mi (5 km).
4.2
Very Good
455 reviews
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4 - Good
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2 - Poor
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1 - Terrible
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4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children, Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was perfect for small children. Had a bunch of other activities for kids other than the water park. Staff was awesome and was cleaning everything with wipes after we used it and had hand sanitizer to try to keep the place clean.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

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