Experience the Unexpected – Nestled along the coastline of Lake Michigan on 4,100 acres of natural beauty in a protected state park, the Illinois Beach Resort and Conference Center will sweep you away from the hustle and bustle of metropolitan life and into a scenic paradise.  The resort is the only hotel in the state of Illinois located directly on the shores of Lake Michigan.  Located in Zion Illinois we are just 40 minutes from both Chicago and Milwaukee and only 15 minutes from Six Flags & Gurnee Mills Outlet Mall.








Meetings & Events  
The Illinois Beach Resort & Conference Center is the desitnation meeting location of choice for companies, organizations and families throughout the region.

For Retreats, Fundraisers, Family Reunions and everything in between!

Click to Download the Illinois Beach Resort Catering Menu

Click to Inquire about Bar/Bat Mitzvah Menu

For more information; contact our Sales Department:

847-625-7300 Ext. 632 


847-625-7300 Ext. 633

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Plan the Perfect Wedding


"Wow! The venu looked amazing!  The staff and everyone was trememndously polite!  Kim did a great job preparing everything!  We definitely picked the right venue and we will recommend it to all our friends:)" ……..Kyle & Elizabeth 

"Thank you so much for providing not only a fantastic venue for our wedding, but stellar service and hospitality as well.  We couldn't have dreamed of a better day."….Sarah & Reuben Durr

 Please feel free to contact our Wedding Sales Manager, Kim Hall at 847-625-7300 Ext. 631 or Email: khall@ilresorts.com       

Click Below to begin planning the Perfect Wedding!


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Fitness Center & Spa


At the Illinois Beach Resort Fitness Center and Spa, you can maintain your healthy lifestyle by taking advantage of our Fitness Center featuring the latest cardio and free weight equipment, as well as, our sauna desighned to leave you feeling refreshed and healthy. 

Fitness Schedule

Our newly renovated game room isn't just for kids; furnished with a pool table an air hockey table and plenty of games and prizes our game room is fun for the whole family.


Rates & Information 


Lakeside Restaurant


Our Lakeside Restaurant is open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner.


2 for $25 Filet Mignon Dinners


(Spring & Summer) All You Can Eat Fish Fry Buffet for $12.95

(Fall & Winter) All You Can Eat Fish Fry for $9.95


2 for $25 Prime Rib Dinners


Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Sandpiper Lounge 

Our Sandpiper Lounge is located next to our Lakeside Restaurant.




New Mystery Dinner
Tweets by the Beach
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