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, daily breakfast and lower rates for longer stays. Each suite includes a fully-equipped kitchen with a full-size refrigerator with granite countertops and new flat-screen TVs. Our free hot breakfast and proximity to HSBC, Conway Business Park and Hospira makes us a business trip favorite. Exploring North Shore sites like Great Lakes Naval Station Six Flags Great America, Gurnee Mills Outlet Center and Westfield Mall is easy as were just 15 minutes away. Other perks while staying at the Residence Inn Lake Forest hotel include an onsite billiards room, BBQ patio and an evening social reception with free drinks. We also offer 950 sq. ft. of meeting space split into two well-appointed spaces. Plan a business meeting or seminar for up to 40 or a private banquet for up to 30 guests.