Great Wolf Lodge Gurnee

1700 Nations DriveGurnee, IL 60031
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Book a stay at Great Wolf Lodge Gurnee located just 1.8 miles from Six Flags Great America. Waterpark passes are included with options to upgrade (fees apply) when you stay at this family-friendly hotel. A variety of dining options are available onsite. This resort known for its 84-degree indoor water park has pools, water slides, and family-friendly activities and attractions perfect for all ages.

up to 4 people

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Gurnee Travel Experts
  • Minimum age to check in is 21 years old.
  • Pets are not allowed. ADA-defined service animals are welcome.
  • Waterpark passes are included in your stay. Upgrades are available for extra fee.
  • Indoor waterpark pools are heated up to 84 degrees.
  • Fitness center is available onsite.
  • Parking is available for $15 per night per vehicle. Subject to change and taxes.
  • Yoga, character appearances, arts & crafts, and more are some activities onsite. Fees may apply.
  • Rock climbing, gemstone mining, bowling, ropes course, arcades, mini golf, and shopping are some activities and fun things to do. Fees apply.
  • Six Flags America is 1.8 miles from the lodge.

Property Amenities

  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Children's Pool
  • Children's Program
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Handicapped Access
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Internet Access in Public Areas (free)
  • Valet Parking
  • Concierge Services
  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Coffee Shop or Café
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry Services
  • Smoke-free Property
  • Waterslide
  • Waterpark
  • Snack Bar/Deli
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from Great Wolf Lodge Gurnee
Check-In: 4:00pm Check-Out: 11:00am
This charming hotel is set in North Chicago. A perfect place to enjoy for the whole family with an 84-degree indoor waterpark featuring pools, waterslides, family-friendly activities, kids' play area, and more.

Great Wolf Lodge Gurnee offers easy access to popular nearby attractions, shopping malls, and dining options. Six Flags America is less than two miles away, and Hurricane Harbor Chicago is 2.7 miles from this Gurnee resort. American Place Casino is approximately 4.4 miles away.

Each spacious suite has unlimited WiFi, mini-refrigerators, coffee maker, and more. This resort in Gurnee offers a 24-hour reception service. Communal areas are wheelchair accessible at Great Wolf Lodge Gurnee. Various dining options for kids and adults are located throughout the resort. Coffee and bar outlets are also available on-site

Pet Policy: Pets are not allowed. Service animals as defined by the ADA are allowed in all areas of the resort at no extra fee. Service animals are not allowed in the pools and attractions of the water park. Cleaning fees may be added for damages to the room, if any.

Parking: Self-parking is available for $15 plus tax per night, per vehicle.

Resort Fee: A resort fee of $34.99 per room night is collected upon arrival. This fee includes services that are often charged individually, including water park amenities life jackets and towels, resort-wide wireless internet, virtual concierge service, in-room amenities such as a coffee maker and mini-fridge, and perks unique to Great Wolf Lodge like complimentary arts & craft projects provided during select kids’ entertainment programs.

*All fees mentioned are subject to change and applicable taxes.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Great Wolf Lodge Gurnee

What is the minimum age to check in?

The reservation holder must be at least 21 years of age. A valid, government-issued photo ID is required upon check-in along with credit card for incidental charges.

What is included in our stay?

When you stay at Great Wolf Lodge, your water park passes are included for each registered guest. These water park passes allow access to the water park through the day of your departure. Options to buy attraction passes and upgrades are available at the Front Desk upon check-in.

What time is check in/check out?

Check-in time begins at 4 p.m. or as rooms become available. Check-out time is 11 a.m. Guests are free to enjoy the water park facilities until closing.

Is there a fee for parking?

The lodge will be requiring a parking fee of $15 plus tax per night, to park a car on property in the parking lot(s) to any vehicle parking more than 30 minutes. Each vehicle parked in the Great Wolf parking lot will be required to pay a parking fee.

Is there a resort fee?

Yes. The Lodge charges a $34.99 plus taxes per night resort fee per room. This fee is collected upon arrival. The resort fee at Great Wolf Lodge includes services or amenities designed to provide families with enhanced experiences and additional conveniences, along with included amenities that would incur an additional charge at other family resorts. Services covered by the Resort Fee include water park amenities like life jackets and towels, resort-wide access to wireless internet, virtual concierge service, in-room amenities such as a coffee maker and mini-fridge, and perks unique to Great Wolf Lodge like access to complimentary arts & craft projects provided during select kids’ entertainment programs, and complimentary Wolf Ears for kids 12 and under.

Are pets allowed?

Pets are not allowed at Great Wolf Lodge. ADA-defined service animals are permitted. For the health and safety of the guests, service animals are not allowed in the pools and attractions of the water park. Cleaning fees may be added for damages to the room.

How far is Six Flags Great America from Great Wolf Lodge Gurnee?

The lodge is approximately 1.8 miles from Six Flags Great America Gurnee.

What are things to do in Gurnee, IL?

Besides the attractions, dining options, fun activities, and waterpark onsite at Great Wolf Lodge Gurnee, here are nearby attractions just a few minutes away from the lodge: Hurricane Harbor Chicago - 2.7 miles American Place Casino - 4.4 miles Navy Pier - 46 miles Millenium Park 46.6. miles Zanie's Comedy Club - 33 miles

Are there any outdoor pool onsite?

The majority of the water park is indoors. There are outdoor pools and activities also.

Are towels provided in the water park/

Yes. Towels are provided in the water park as well as bathing towels in your suites. Towels in the water park are included but are subject to a fee if not returned.

Can we bring our own life jackets?

Yes, guests are permitted to bring their life jackets. Coast guard-approved life jackets are available on a first come first serve basis. Please note that inflatable toys are not allowed in the water park.