If you’re not able to get away for spring break this year, don’t let that stop you from planning a staycation that’s just as fun. And if you can’t imagine a staycation without your furry best friend, bring them along! These hotels offer a variety of amenities and will not only take care of your family, but your pet as well.
Visiting Chicago’s North Shore for spring break? These hotels are also close to favorite destinations, shopping centers, and restaurants.
Delta Hotels Chicago North Shore Suites
1400 Milwaukee Ave., Glenview
Bring your dog, for a $75 fee, to this hotel where you can spend time at the indoor pool or enjoy one of nearby biking or hiking trails. Dine at Bourbon Kitchen & Tap, where you'll find a casual setting offering a vast array of options including cocktails and local brews.
2855 N. Milwaukee Ave., Northbrook
Start planning your stay at this river-side hotel that’s only 11 miles from Ravinia and 10 miles from Chicago Botanic Garden. There’s also a free shuttle (within five miles), a fitness room, pool, and the award-winning restaurant Allgauer’s on the Riverfront. Plus, if the weather cooperates, take advantage of the outdoor patio and fire pits. To bring your pet, a non-refundable $50 deposit is required, and the maximum weight is 75 pounds.
1710 Orrington Ave., Evanston
Set in the middle of bustling Evanston, this is the perfect hotel for locals and visitors alike who want to explore everything this city has to offer. Pets Can Stay has certified this hotel a Pet-Friendly Hotel, so your furry friends are allowed with a non-refundable $75 deposit and dog beds are available upon request. Other amenities include complimentary wireless high-speed internet, late night room service, and a fitness room. A Family Fun Package with breakfast for four is available.
Holiday Inn North Shore
5300 W. Touhy Ave., Skokie
For $50, you can bring Fido to this hotel conveniently located near I-94. Enjoy free high speed wireless internet, an indoor pool and hot tub, a fitness center that’s open 24 hours, room service, laundry service, on-site dining at Bar Louie (where kids eat free!), and more.
Renaissance Chicago North Shore Hotel
933 Skokie Blvd., Northbrook
This hotel allows up to two pets per room for a $75 non-refundable fee while boasting AAA Four Diamond service, a fitness center, pool, and table tennis. Plus, you won’t have to go far for dinner (although you’ll be close to plenty of options) thanks to Pancetta Regional Kitchen + Bar and Ruth’s Chris Steak House, both on site.
Westin Chicago North Shore
601 N. Milwaukee Ave., Wheeling
If you’re looking to relax, look no further than the Westin Heavenly Bed® and Westin Heavenly Bath® (it just sounds relaxing, right?). Those are only two of the amenities, which also include a fitness studio, New Balance gear lending, a heated indoor pool and whirlpool, valet parking, WestinWORKOUT® Peloton rooms, spa services, Saranello's restaurant, and more. And, of course, pets are welcome.