Have you finalized your plans for Thanksgiving Day yet? This year, treat the family to an unforgettable vacation getaway near Starved Rock State Park. As one of the most beautiful regions in Illinois, you can go hiking, visit local wineries and enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving Dinner in your cabin with a full kitchen. You can also just spend the weekend splashing your way to a good time at our indoor water park. Our family resort in Illinois is nestled in the spectacular countryside of the rustic Northwoods just 90 minutes from Chicago.
Our Starved Rock State Park hotel is perfect for a Thanksgiving Weekend vacation for all ages. Whether you want to get out and explore the trails or just relax in your comfortable cabin by the fireplace, Grizzly Jack's is just what you need this holiday season. Grand Bear Falls Water Park will be open all weekend long, even on Thanksgiving Day (from 4 pm to 10 pm). Enjoy a soak in the wave pool or soothe your muscles in the 15-person hot tub. Afterward, get in the car for a scenic drive to Matthiessen and Starved Rock State Parks.
Our Luxury Cabins come well-outfitted with complete kitchens. You can easily cook a Thanksgiving feast with all the fixings for friends and family. Cookware, appliances, utensils, and dinnerware are all included in your kitchen, so you'll feel right at home. Does that sound like a fun Thanksgiving vacation? Make your reservations now to book your Vacation Villa, Deluxe Family Suite, or Luxury Cabin.