Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center

Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center

Located directly on the shores of Lake Michigan

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Illinois Beach Hotel is located within the Adeline Jay Geo-Karis Illinois Beach State Park, 57 miles north of downtown Chicago.

The Hotel and restaurant are open year-round. Reserve online or call

The Hotel features 92 guest rooms including 4 two room suites. Rooms feature full baths, coffee makers, hair dryers, TV, heat and air conditioning. Suites include a couch, activities table, microwave, and refrigerator.

Newly renovated in 2021 the mid-century modern building has an airy feel with large windows facing beautiful Lake Michigan. Room décor has a light beach feel with sand and water colors that create a the feeling of being on the ocean.

Nolan's restaurant features indoor and outdoor dining experience. Menu items are locally sourced and include sandwiches, salads, steaks, whitefish, fish tacos and more. Lunch and dinner are served daily.

A gorgeous banquet room facing the water is the perfect spot for weddings and private events.

Hours of Operation

Open year round

Nolan's Restaurant hours:

  • Tuesday - Sunday 11:00 am  - 8:00 pm

Camp Store/Concession

The Pavilion

Brand new in 2021 the Pavilion is located in the main parking lot and is a combination souvenir shop, camp store and concession stand. Guests can buy everything from firewood to t-shirts while enjoying a hotdog or soft serve ice-cream. The outdoor patio with picnic tables invites our guests to enjoy lunch while looking out over the park and beach.

Hours of Operation


  • April – November, Monday – Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Illinois Beach Hote
Illinois Beach Hote