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Overview of Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes

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Premium bedding, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
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Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes

2 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

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

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationGenesee Theater5 min drive
    Popular LocationWaukegan Harbor6 min drive
    Popular LocationNaval Base Great Lakes6 min drive
    AirportChicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.)37 min drive

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Room, Non Smoking

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

Room, Non Smoking

3.7/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Room, Accessible, Non Smoking

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Room, Non Smoking

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Queen Beds

About this area

Waukegan

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes is located in Waukegan. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Illinois Beach State Park and Lake Michigan, while Three Brothers Theatre and Urban Edge Gallery are cultural highlights. Six Flags Great America and Lambs Farm are also worth visiting. Be sure not to miss outdoor adventures like horse riding and hiking/biking trails.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Genesee Theater - 5 min drive
  • Waukegan Harbor - 6 min drive
  • Naval Base Great Lakes - 6 min drive
  • James Lovell Federal Health Care Center - 10 min drive
  • North Beach - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • North Chicago Station - 6 min drive
  • Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) - 37 min drive

Restaurants

  • Pizza Hut — 5 min walk
  • El Famous Burrito — 7 min walk
  • Starbucks — 3 min drive
  • Pepe's Mexican Restaurant — 3 min drive
  • Popeyes — 3 min drive

About this property

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes

Hotel in Waukegan with casino and free breakfast
A casino, a restaurant, and a 24-hour fitness center are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, coffee/tea in a common area, and concierge services. All 84 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Premium bedding, coffee makers, and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes offers 84 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary newspapers and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. 27-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. 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). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

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
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Count on Us (Wyndham)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global), SafeStay (AHLA - USA), and Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 between stays
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
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 6:30 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Highchair
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station

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

  • 5 casino slot machines
  • Casino (200 square feet of space)
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 27-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

Similar properties

The average per-night price 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.

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75 per pet, per week

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 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 75 per pet, per week
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 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, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

We should mention

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

Property is also known as

Quality Inn Waukegan
Quality Waukegan
Super 8 Waukegan Hotel
Howard Johnson Waukegan Great Lakes Hotel
Waukegan Quality Inn
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Howard Johnson Great Lakes Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes and receive a full refund?
Yes, Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes?
As of Apr 19, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes on Apr 30, 2021 start from $59, 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.
Is Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a fee of USD 75 per pet, per week.
How much is parking at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Howard Johnson by Wyndham Waukegan Great Lakes located?
Situated in Waukegan, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Visual Arts Center, Urban Edge Gallery, and Three Brothers Theatre. Genesee Theater is 3 mi (4.8 km) away.

Overall score and ratings

3.4
Rating 5 - Excellent. 74 out of 352 reviews
5 - Excellent 21%
Rating 4 - Good. 105 out of 352 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 92 out of 352 reviews
3 - Okay 26%
Rating 2 - Poor. 47 out of 352 reviews
2 - Poor 13%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 34 out of 352 reviews
1 - Terrible 10%

3.6/5

Cleanliness

4.0/5

Staff & service

3.4/5

Amenities

3.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2020

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Everything was ok just the smells of cigarettes and Everything else was ok..the building a little old.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

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