Visiting the Windy City? No need to break the bank with hotels in Chicago; come stay in cheap hotels in East Hazel Crest. Dubbed "The Best Little Village in Illinois," it's situated just under 40 miles south of Chicago. While this village of approximately 1,600 residents is small, you'll like the scenic, woodsy feel of the country with easy access to professional sports, stellar shopping, glitzy night life, and the historical architecture of northern Illinois.
Out and About in East Hazel Crest
When you stay in East Hazel Crest hotels, you get small town charm surrounded by woodlands of elm, maple, and ginkgo trees. Enjoy the nature trails along Lake Owens or even go fishing from the shore. And be on the lookout for local blue herons! Or check out East Hazel Crest car rentals and take a trip into the city. Tour the neoclassically styled Art Institute of Chicago and see famous paintings by Renoir and Monet. Or drive down Michigan Avenue, one of the most beautiful boulevards in the country, on your way to the Magnificent Mile around Lake Michigan.
Eating and Drinking In East Hazel Crest
Hotels near East Hazel Crest give you access to all of the food Chicago is known for right in the village. Enjoy deep-dish style pizza in the Breman Township part of the village. Rich Township (south of 183rd Street) features quaint coffee shops mixed among big-name fast food joints. Or try a famous Chicago Dog in Thornton Township, just east of Western Avenue. There are plenty of eateries and pubs in each district to close out a long day of sightseeing. From comedy clubs to dance clubs, grab an Irish or German Beer and laugh or dance the night away.
When planning your vacation to the Windy City, stay in East Hazel Crest for small town charm close to the hustle and bustle of the big city. And don't forget: Travelocity can help you save up to $537 when you book cheap hotels in Chicago and a flight at the same time!