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Holiday Inn Club Vacations Fox River Resort

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Manteno, Illinois
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Spacious room was whistle clean, equipped kitchenette , private bedroom with super soft mattress . A lot of activities and of course the water park. As big as this facility is, we enjoyed the quiet time out in this wooded area. For a restaurant of stature , you must drive to Ottawa , but that is only 11 quick miles...

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Bloomington, Illinois
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We are owners of the Holiday Inn Vacation Club. We are very excited to has a resort in the Midwest that offers so many things to do. Fox River meets to high quality standards of HIVC. Our only complaint was we were put in a building without internet service. The front desk quickly offered to move us to another villa...

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 6 November 2016

I was offered a stay here at a discounted price and with incentives in exchange for attending a 2 hour timeshare presentation. While I typically don't do timeshare presentations because I have no intention of buying in to them, I did decide to do this one because they offered me more incentive than any other place has. My husband and...

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HIClubCounselor, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Club Vacations Fox River Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for attending a property tour at Fox River Resort! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Your detailed feedback helps us to know what our guests use and appreciate, and will be a terrific help to any new guests considering a stay with us. We hope to see you again soon, and encourage you to check...

Lowell, Indiana
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I only booked this place because of a 2 night 3 day stay for $99 that included the Pirates Cay water park. With so many other hotel options I would not pick this place again. I like to take vacations where I don't have to cook my own food or clean my own room. Maid service was an extra charge....

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HIClubCounselor, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Club Vacations Fox River Resort, responded to this review

We're glad to hear you were able to take advantage of one of our vacation packages to visit Fox River Resort! Our getaway packages are deeply discounted, because we know that vacation time is precious. For guests interested in learning about our Club and benefits, the package is a nice alternative to renting at prevailing rates. It's always our goal...

Reviewed 21 October 2016

Mouse droppings in the kitchen, food left on dishes,food found on walls.three different bugs found in condo,sweeper still had dirt in it from the last person, air filters had not be changed,hair in bathroom tubs ,phones were dirty,chair was ripped !

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HIClubCounselor, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Club Vacations Fox River Resort, responded to this review

We hate to hear that you had such a frustrating experience at Fox River Resort! This just doesn't sound like us. We sent you a private message so that we might address your experience more personally. This certainly isn't what we want for our guests. Thanks for sharing your comments.

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

As members of The Holiday Inn club, we were thrilled to have a resort close to our home in Oak Park. We visited this Resort years ago when it was under another company. Holiday Inn has done a great job revitalizing the property. There is so much to do especially for families. The area around as well as the communities...

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Indio, California
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Very spacious and super clean living areas. Walk in showers for two, scenic balcony, a full kitchen, an elevator. Lots of activities for the whole family, which is centered around the activities center. There is mini golf an out door and indoor pools. Plus an indoor water park, horseback riding and canoes available.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We are members of Holiday Inn Club Vacations and wanted to try one of their more recent acquisitions. We reserved a Presidential Unit and invited friends to meet us there. We had read reviews and some were not favorable because there is quite a lot of updating to be done. We were very pleased with the spacious unit. Our guests...

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Victoria, British Columbia
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Facilities were great and updated to meet new owners under IGH. Relax environment for quality time with family. WiFi available only at activities center which is great for families to spend time together rather than on mobile devices. Beautiful land scapes, grounds well maintained and nested on golf course. Facilities include two pool areas one indoor and outdoor open 10...

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Georgetown, Texas
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Indoor and outdoor pools were both available. units are being upgraded, but were still satisfactory. staff were very responsive to any requests.. good selection of restaurants in Ottawa 20 minutes away..

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relax and Renew in Rolling Midwest Hills. The sprawling resort is located about an hour-and-a-half south of Chicago in the beautiful, rolling hills of Illinois. It features a wide range of outdoor activities for family fun. It starts with a stocked, seven-acre lake, ready for fishing. Or, rent a canoe or paddle boat and enjoy a relaxing cruise across its still waters. For swimming, we have an indoor and outdoor pool, plus the always fun year-round indoor Pirates Cay Indoor Water Park™. It features interactive water features, water slides, lazy river, food outlets and more. For sports, enjoy everything from basketball, tennis and volleyball to cross country skiing. And our 9-hole, par 3 executive golf course will help you get that swing back. Plus, the 18-hole mini golf course is a big hit with kids, as is the Activity Center with an arcade, mini movie theater and more. A playground, ball field and sports equipment and even horseback rides help round out your outdoor fun. Sheridan, IL is a rural location, making it a perfect place to get away and relax. Beautiful state parks, historic sites and golf courses are all nearby. Shopping, dining, movie theaters and other entertainment can also be found in the region. And, it's close enough to the greater Chicago area and downtown to experience a day of wonderful sites and attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Club Vacations Fox River Resort

Address: 2558 N 3653rd Rd, Sheridan, IL 60551-9400
Region: United States > Illinois > Sheridan
Price Range: $99 - $786 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 332
Also Known As:
Silverleaf Fox River Hotel Sheridan
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“all condos are convent to the family areas.”
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“Ask for a villa away from construction or remodeling”
 of 5 bubbles 563gracep, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you don't want a condo/villa and want wifi, Building 22 is best for now”
 of 5 bubbles weluvtravlin5, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you want free Wifi, ask for building 22. Not sure about the others.”
 of 5 bubbles mcgeka, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
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