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The Residence Inn Chicago Lake Forest Mettawa hotel makes long stays simple. Just off I-94 a few miles north of Chicago, we stand out among hotels in Lake Forest, IL for our oversized suites, complimentary WiFi, a free daily breakfast and lower rates for longer stays. Each suite includes a fully-equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and flat-screen TVs. Business travelers appreciate our free hot breakfast buffet and close proximity to HSBC, Conway Business Park and Hospira. A quick 15-minute drive, exploring sites such as Great Lakes Naval Base, Lake Forest College, Six Flags Great America, Gurnee Mills Outlet Center and Westfield Mall is easy. Enjoy additional perks such as an onsite billiards room, BBQ patio and a weekday evening social with free drinks. We also offer a 950 sq. ft. of meeting space, perfect for meetings for up to 40 or a private banquet for up to 30 guests. Avoid downtown Chicago traffic and choose the convenient Residence Inn Lake Forest Mettawa hotel.


· 24-hour front desk
· ATM/Cash machine
· Accessible facilities
· Accessible parking
· BBQ/Picnic area
· Barber shop - (In Area)
· Beauty shop/salon - (In Area)
· Boarding pass print-out available
· Bookstore - (In Area)
· Buffet breakfast
· Business center
· Business services
· Car rental desk - (In Area)
· Check cashing policy
· Child programs
· Coin operated laundry
· Complimentary breakfast
· Complimentary buffet breakfast
· Complimentary cocktails
· Complimentary coffee in lobby
· Complimentary full american breakfast
· Complimentary in-room coffee or tea
· Complimentary newspaper in lobby
· Currency exchange - (In Area)
· Dinner delivery service from local restaurant - (In Area)
· Drugstore/pharmacy - (In Area)
· Dry cleaning
· Efolio available to company
· Elevators
· Evening reception
· Exercise gym
· Express check-out
· Florist - (In Area)
· Free high speed internet connection
· Free parking
· Front desk
· Full service housekeeping
· Full service housekeeping
· Gift/News stand
· Grocery shopping service available
· Hair dryer
· Health club
· High speed internet access
· High speed wireless
· Hot breakfast
· Housekeeping - daily
· Ice machine
· Individual Efolio available
· Indoor pool
· Interior corridors
· Ironing board
· Kitchenette
· Laundry/Valet service
· Managers reception
· Meeting rooms
· Motorcycle parking
· Non-smoking rooms (generic)
· On-Site parking
· Onsite laundry
· Parking
· Pets allowed
· Pool
· Public area air conditioned
· Restaurant
· Safe deposit box
· Security
· Spa - (In Area)
· Valet cleaning
· Valet same day dry cleaning
· Vending machines
· Wakeup service
· Wedding services
· Whirlpool
· Wireless internet connection in public areas

Room Information

The amenities listed in this description represent a sample of amenities available in some or all guest rooms in this hotel
High speed internet connection, Internet access, Wireless internet connection, High speed wireless, Meal included - breakfast, Coffee/Tea maker, Alarm clock, Air conditioning, Air conditioning individually controlled in room, Welcome gift, First nighters' kit, Shower, Bathtub, Bathtub/shower combination, Marble bathroom, Private bathroom, Hairdryer, Upgraded bathroom amenities, Separate closet, Closets in room, Iron, Bathroom amenities, Down/feather pillows, Foam pillows, Pillow top mattress, Duvet, Sofa bed, Cribs, Local calls, Free toll free calls, Kitchenette, Full kitchen, Pantry, Tables and chairs, Refrigerator, Refrigerator with ice maker, Stove, Microwave, Toaster, Silverware/utensils, Pots and pans, Plates and bowls, Dishwasher, Dish-cleaning supplies, Color television, Cable television, Premium movie channels, CNN availaible, HBO available, ESPN available, All news channel, AM/FM radio, Stereo, Remote control television, Large desk, Chair provided with desk, Desk with electrical outlet, Spare electrical outlet available at desk, Electrical current voltage, Separate modem line available, Telephone, Voice mail, Two-line phone, Multi-line phone, Speaker phone, List of movie channels available

Miscellaneous Information

· American Dollars is the native currency.
· Check in time is 3:00 PM
· Check out time is 12:00 PM
· Opened in 2008
· 130 rooms.
· 130 suites.
· 5 floors.

Cancellation Policy

Cancel policy may be more restrictive based on rate / room booked, season, special events

Restaurant Information

Residence Inn Gatehouse

Our Lake Forest hotel serves a freshly-prepared complimentary hot breakfast buffet daily in the Gatehouse. Buffet offers a wide variety of options such as healthy yogurt, hearty oatmeal, indulgent Belgian waffles and much more.

Meeting Facility

Riverwoods Meeting Room North Shore Board Room

Recreation Information



Bowling alley

Bike trail

Hiking trail

Horseback riding

Mountain biking trail

Sports court onsite

Indoor pool

Children's program

Fitness center on-site


Health club


Area Attractions

- Mettawa
- Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise
- Odyssey Cruise
- Chicago Double Decker / Trolley Tour
- Spirit of Chicago Cruise
- Seadog Cruises
- Chicago Bicycle Tour
- Ravinia Pavillion
- Marriott Lincolnshire Theater
- Genesee Theater
- Kristoff Entertainment Center
- Libertyville Sports Complex
- Chicago Indoor Racing
- Chicago Botanical Gardens
- Lake County Fairgrounds
- Wrigley Field
- Soldier Field
- Abbott
- Hasbro
- Abbvie
- Hospira
- Great Lakes Naval Museum
- Gurnee Mills
- Long Grove Historic Village
- Westfield Hawthorn Mall
- Lake Forest Book Store
- Helanders
- The Toy Station
- The Lake Forest Shop
- Lake Forest College
- Didier Farms
- Historic Volo County
- Medieval Times
- Six Flags Great America and Hurricane Harbor
- Cuneo Museum and Gardens
- Chicago Botanic Garden
- Gorton Community Center
- Armour House
- Lake Forest Academy
- Conway Farms
- Lake Forest Metra Rail
- Chicago O'Hare International Airport
- Chicago Midway International Airport
- General Mitchell International Airport

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