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    The Deer Path Inn

    255 E Illinois Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1953
    (847) 232-6480
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    “english room” (7 reviews)
    “sunday brunch” (4 reviews)
    “english style” (4 reviews)
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    Reviewed 2 September 2017

    From the moment we arrived and were greeted by the valets (valet parking is included in your rate) until our departure we were treated royally. The valets were always at the ready to open car doors, take luggage and answer questions. The front desk was...More

    Thank judi542
    Response from DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The Deer Path InnResponded 4 September 2017

    Thank you for this lovely review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay, and were able to take advantage of our proximity to Downtown Lake Forest. We look forward to your next visit! Cheers!

    Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

    My family and I have stayed at this inn many times. Outstanding! They pay attention to detail! From the cleanliness to the food to the staff. Awesome! It doesn't get any better! I have already booked September and October trips.

    Thank 52viking
    Response from DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The Deer Path InnResponded 4 September 2017

    Reviews like this absolutely make our day! As always, we loved having you as our guests, and cannot wait until your return next month! Cheers!

    Reviewed 22 August 2017

    The staff is extremely personable, rooms clean and the design is country with elegance. A little pricey but I enjoy the towel warmer and turn down service. My initial reaction was some sort of men's hunting lodge, but just fine for business travel. I wish...More

    Thank missytx83
    Response from DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The Deer Path InnResponded 4 September 2017

    We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time at the Deer Path Inn, and especially the amenities available in our guest rooms. Please join us again soon! Cheers!

    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    This hotel has undergone an extensive and beautiful renovation since our last visit two years or so ago. After a tedious and tiring rush hour drive from Midway Airport it was a great relief to be greeted by the friendly staff who valet parked (complimentary)...More

    Thank CathyHV
    Response from DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The Deer Path InnResponded 10 August 2017

    Thank you for this lovely review! We are so very pleased that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay, and were able to take advantage of our proximity to the city centers of Lake Forest and Lake Bluff, as well as the beach. Please do...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

    From the moment I booked my room I felt great about this last minute decision to stay at the Deer Path Inn. Ashley was so helpful with choosing a room type. She was also able to add an additional evening when it showed online that...More

    Thank lovethesun61_2
    Response from DPI-Management, Guest Services Representative at The Deer Path InnResponded 2 August 2017

    Thank you for this lovely review! It was our sincere pleasure to have you as our guest, and we are so very pleased that you were able to enjoy the proximity of the beach and fit in some rest and relaxation. We hope your next...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$331 - US$360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 57
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    bjfldrummond
    14 June 2017|
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    Response from DPI-Management | Property representative |
    The Bar serves food until 10pm daily. On Friday and Saturday, the Bar stays open later for drinks. Cheers!
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    bjfldrummond
    14 June 2017|
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    Yes! Weather permitting, our Bar patio is the perfect place to enjoy a late night drink!
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    "315 is lovely, but we've enjoyed a handful of choices. The separate sitting room is great."
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    "They are all beautiful! The courtyard view is beautiful, but all rooms are so well appointed, you won’t be..."
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    "All the rooms are great"
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    "Sit in the Garden Area"
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