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Overview of Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel

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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel

2.5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationJames Lovell Federal Health Care Center9 min drive
    Popular LocationNaval Base Great Lakes11 min drive
    Popular LocationSix Flags Great America11 min drive
    AirportChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.)35 min drive

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Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Jetted Tub (Whirlpool)

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 402 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 402 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible (Roll-In Shower)

  • 450 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Queen Beds

Standard Room

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 402 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed OR 1 Queen Bed

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Roll-In Shower)

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 402 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Suite, 1 Bedroom

No guest room rating
  • 450 sq ft
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Bed

Suite, 1 King Bed

5/5 guest room rating
  • 450 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed

Suite, 2 Queen Beds

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • 450 sq ft
  • Sleeps 7
  • 2 Queen Beds

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

5/5 guest room rating
  • 450 sq ft
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Queen Beds

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 402 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Queen Beds

About this area

Waukegan

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel is located in Waukegan. Naval Base Great Lakes and MainStreet Libertyville are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Illinois Beach State Park and Lake Michigan. Six Flags Great America and Lambs Farm are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • James Lovell Federal Health Care Center - 9 min drive
  • Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science - 11 min drive
  • Naval Base Great Lakes - 11 min drive
  • Six Flags Great America - 11 min drive
  • Independence Grove Beach - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Lake Bluff Station - 10 min drive
  • Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) - 35 min drive

Restaurants

  • Chipotle — 4 min walk
  • Chili's — 7 min walk
  • Sweet Tomatoes — 7 min walk
  • Starbucks — 8 min walk
  • Potbelly — 9 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel

Hotel in Waukegan with free breakfast and indoor pool
This smoke-free hotel features an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a business center, a meeting room, and dry cleaning are onsite. All 96 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, free newspapers, and free local calls.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel offers 96 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. 55-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are provided.

This Waukegan hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

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
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
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
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
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
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Indoor pool
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business center

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)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 55-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Window screens

Similar properties

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from January 1 2021 to April 30 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Spa tub
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 20 per pet, per night
Dogs and cats only

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night
Free cribs (infant beds)

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.

  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

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 credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector

We should mention

Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Alcohol is not served at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Express Hotel Waukegan
Holiday Inn Express Waukegan
Waukegan Holiday Inn Express
Holiday Inn Express Waukegan Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Suites Waukegan
Holiday Inn Express Suites Waukegan
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel Hotel
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel Waukegan

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel?
As of Apr 19, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel on Apr 22, 2021 start from $85, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool. Pool access is from 8:00 AM–9:00 PM.
Is Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, cats and dogs are allowed at this property. There's a fee of USD 20 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel?
Check-in begins at 3 PM.
What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waukegan, an IHG Hotel located?
Situated in Waukegan, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Lake Michigan, Six Flags Great America, and Naval Base Great Lakes. Gurnee Mills and Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 416 out of 825 reviews
5 - Excellent 50%
Rating 4 - Good. 265 out of 825 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 76 out of 825 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 46 out of 825 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 22 out of 825 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Amenities
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I love this hotel! I am a loyal member!! Gonna book me another room tonight! Lol
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Breakfast was nice and hot when I came down. And the server was pleasant
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff is always pleasant, hotel and room clean, breakfast is good!
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

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