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Lake Forest, Illinois, United States of America

Top 10 hotels in Lake Forest

Motel 6 Elk Grove Village
2 out of 5
1000 W Devon Ave, Elk Grove Village, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$35
per night
Feb 24 - Feb 25
3.3/5 (1,706 reviews)

"Heather was great very patient with me. i keep locking my card key in the room forgetting about it."…"

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2020

Motel 6 Elk Grove Village
Motel 6 Prospect Heights, IL
2 out of 5
540 N Milwaukee Ave, Prospect Heights, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$32
per night
Feb 27 - Feb 28
3.7/5Good! (1,161 reviews)

"The room's at this hotel are very clean! I really appreciated Mohammad, he was very nice, helpful and everytine I walked by the desk I was greeted with a smile and a welcome back. We had two rooms and was in Chicago for the 2020 All Start Game, the hotel is about a 40 min drive to downtown but ONLY ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Motel 6 Prospect Heights, IL
Best Western At O'Hare
3 out of 5
10300 W Higgins Road, Rosemont, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$85
per night
Feb 29 - Mar 1
3.9/5Very Good! (2,065 reviews)

"Not enough parking available, had to park in next door business parking lot."…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Best Western At O'Hare
Residence Inn by Marriott Chicago Lake Forest/Mettawa
3 out of 5
26325 N Riverwoods Blvd, Lake Forest, IL
$78
per night
Mar 7 - Mar 8
4.5/5Wonderful! (249 reviews)

"The whole property was so well kept and clean, including the room! The service by staff was one of the best we’ve experienced. Miriam was an absolute gem and was very kind with our kids during breakfast! Will definitely return. Please try to heat the large pool a little more if possible! Thanks!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Chicago Lake Forest/Mettawa
Wyndham Chicago O'Hare
3 out of 5
1450 E Touhy Ave, Des Plaines, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$94
per night
Feb 28 - Feb 29
4.1/5Very Good! (2,148 reviews)

"Everything is excellent , good location, allstate arena close by, good breakfast, Longhorn steak next door, excellent place."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Wyndham Chicago O'Hare
Motel 6 Elk Grove Village - O'Hare
2 out of 5
2881 Touhy Ave, Elk Grove Village, IL
Free Cancellation
$40
per night
Feb 24 - Feb 25
3.5/5Good! (1,941 reviews)

"Clean and cost friendly... plenty of food options as well"…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Motel 6 Elk Grove Village - O'Hare
Wingate by Wyndham Schaumburg / Convention Center
3 out of 5
50 Remington Rd, Remington Road & Roselle Road, Schaumburg, IL
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$76
per night
Feb 28 - Feb 29
4.2/5Very Good! (1,774 reviews)

"Property was clean and well maintained. Bed was comfortable. We were not offered any VIP amenities at check in, however, check in was very quick and efficient."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Wingate by Wyndham Schaumburg / Convention Center
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Chicago O'Hare South, IL
3 out of 5
777 East Grand Avenue, Bensenville, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$76
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2
3.7/5Good! (3,295 reviews)

"Close to airport, shuttle service, quick check in/out"…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Chicago O'Hare South, IL
Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport
4 out of 5
Ohare International Airport, Chicago, IL
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$110
per night
Feb 28 - Feb 29
3.9/5Very Good! (4,443 reviews)

"Comfortable bed, but the property could be cleaner."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport
Hilton Orrington / Evanston
4 out of 5
1710 Orrington Ave, Evanston, IL
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$83
per night
Mar 17 - Mar 18
4.1/5Very Good! (1,760 reviews)

"I noticed that the front desk staff gave a lady before a little thank you bag and water bottle but when it was my turn all she gave me was the key. I’m not sure if that was for special customers or not but that was odd to me and I didn’t like that. Other than that, the stay was very ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Hilton Orrington / Evanston
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Visiting Lake Forest

Visitors to Lake Forest are sure to enjoy the forests, lakeside setting, and shopping. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its university setting. A top sight in the area is Six Flags Great America.

  • You'll find 1200 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Chicago
  • The closest major airport is in Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), 8.5 mi (13.7 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), 18.1 mi (29.2 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Lake Forest

The university setting is a highlight of the city and Lake Forest College is worth a campus tour. Additionally, you might want to add Conway Farms Golf Club to your agenda.

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A top sight in the surrounding area is Six Flags Great America, located 10 mi (16.1 km) from the heart of the city.

Getting Around Lake Forest

To see more of the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from West Lake Forest Station or East Lake Forest Station. Lake Forest might not have very many public transportation choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

Dressing for Lake Forest

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 53°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 16°F
  • From April to June, the average is 84°F during the day and 34°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 85°F during the day and 48°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 68°F as the daytime average and 17°F as the nighttime average
  • Lake Forest gets about 36.89 inches of rain per year
  • July and June are usually the hottest months averaging 83°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 19°F

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