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Reviewed 10 September 2014

Great location and Fred was a pleasure to deal with, very helpfull, resturant has good food, bar very nice, great atmospher. Huge pool also is great for our extended stay Beach front, and state park nearby with trails and picnic area.

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Geurts, General Manager at Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Jamiec1974, Thank you for reviewing us on TripAdvisor! We appreciate guests taking the time to share their experiences both with us and other travelers.

Reviewed 3 September 2014

Tried checking in one hour before reservation on a Saturday afternoon. The room was not ready for three hours more. We were told by hotel staff we could use the beach, picnic, cook out, have drinks on their private beach and come back in three hours to check in. We went to the beach did our ice bucket challenges in...

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Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

We came here for a wedding with the family. There was plenty to do between the beach, pool and activity center the was filled with video games and a pool table. There was also a workout center and sauna for the adults. Friendly staff clean rooms overall an excellent place to vacation.

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Geurts, General Manager at Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear COBowden, Thank you so much for your comments! We're thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 26 August 2014

I really didn't find this resort much of a resort and I found it to be somewhat over priced. The front desk help was nice enough , but I felt the hotel was lacking in decor , I am by no means a snobbish person but for the price this place needs much updating ,even a coat of paint would...

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Geurts, General Manager at Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear boopdboop, Thank you for your feedback Your satisfaction is very important to us and we try hard to make sure that all of our guests have a rewarding experience at our hotel. Your review will help us make the necessary improvements to make your next visit exceptional.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 18 August 2014

My husband and I came to the resort to help celebrate a 50th Wedding Anniversary and we decided to stay at the hotel instead of drive home. WOW, that was a mistake!! The resort is so over priced for what you get. The lady at the front desk was less than friendly, the elevator was scary and the room was...

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Geurts, General Manager at Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear muttiof3girls, Thanks for your comments about your recent stay with us. I’m sorry your stay was not 100% up to your satisfaction. Your review will help us make the necessary improvements to make your next visit exceptional.

Chicago, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 12 August 2014

In preparation for returning to what would be a very long school year, I packed my bags after purchasing a Living Social deal to Zion, Illinois to visit this "resort." I was absolutely ecstatic about my "alone-cation"and looked forward to the peace and serenity of the beach. When I arrived I was completely underwhelmed by the outward appearance of the...

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Geurts, General Manager at Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Anajah R, We sincerely apologize for your experience and would like to thank you very much for your feedback.I'm sorry your experience wasn't as positive. I'd appreciate it if you would contact me directly with more feedback on your total experience as we put a great deal of effort into getting this right, but clearly came up short in...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We had great comfortable stay. We liked renovated lobby. Staff was great. It seems housekeeping of outer areas of the resort is not up to date.( May be due to longer winter this years). If you in the area best place to stay with free view of lake Michigan up close. Also Dir. of Marketing is great host. Great place...

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Geurts, General Manager at Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Kam K, Thank you for your recent review of the Illinois Beach and Conference Center . We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back shortly!

Crystal Lake, Illinois
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Wonderful time with my Wife & kids. Staff was super kind, Room was clean, food was amazing & cheap, brand new pool & hot tub, VIEW OUT OF THIS WORLD!!! We stayed in a suite and felt like we were on the ocean. The sunrise was so wonderful. Cant wait to come back again in the fall.

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Geurts, General Manager at Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear YAMACAT900, Thank you for your comments. We are fortunate to have so many great reviews on TripAdvisor and I greatly appreciate you adding your experience.

Grayslake, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 7 August 2014

this hotel was fabulous. I stayed for a friend's wedding and the rooms were extremely nice, the beach was right next to it, and the staff that took care of the wedding, as well as, myself personally, were extremely friendly while doing their job well.

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Geurts, General Manager at Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear wilson5617, Thank you so much for all of the nice comments you made about our hotel! We are very fortunate to have guests like you and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

We have stayed at the il beach resort several years in a row! We enjoy the beach and indoor pool. The resturant/bar are wonderful as well as the banquet facilities! We live with in. 30 minute distance and enjoy having a resort for a little get away! Thanks to Fred Fischer for the VIP treatment! We will continue our tradition...

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Geurts, General Manager at Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Amanda S, Thank you for being our guest and sharing your 5 star review on Trip Advisor. We look forward to serving you on your next trip to Zion.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center

Address: 1 Lake Front Drive, Zion, IL 60099
Region: United States > Illinois > Lake County > Zion
Price Range: RM429 - RM656 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center 3*
Number of rooms: 92
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  • Balcony view
 of 5 bubbles briwright63, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If splurging on a lakeview balcony room try to get one on the 3rd floor with a lower number.”
 of 5 bubbles jenw145, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The view from the lakeside rooms is beautiful, but the rooms are more expensive.”
 of 5 bubbles snickers9992016, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Request south end room facing lake.”
 of 5 bubbles chadchicago, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had a view of the pool roof!!”
 of 5 bubbles 585lesliec, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
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