Naval Station Great Lakes

The Navy Gateway Inns & Suites at Naval Station Great Lakes is located along the shore of Lake Michigan and offers all suites to the TDY and leisure traveler visiting the area. Located on Great Lakes Naval State, NGIS is located approximately 45 minutes from Chicago O’Hare International Airport, one hour from Chicago Midway International Airport and one hour from Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport.


Naval Station Great Lakes
2423 MacDonough Dr. Bldg. 62
Great Lakes, Illinois, 60088


Toll Free: 1-877-NAVY-BED
Main: 224-637-2104

Our Amenities

  • Business Center
  • Flat screen HDTV
  • In room Safe
  • Irons and Ironing Boards
  • Laundry Facilities


Check-in 3 p.m. Check-out 11 a.m.

Base Info & Events

For base events please visit:

On-Base Amenities
  • All Hands Club
  • Bank
  • Barber Shop
  • Baseball Field
  • Basketball Court
  • Beach
  • Bowling
  • Chapel
  • Commissary
  • Community Recreation
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Exchange
  • Fishing
  • Fitness Center
  • Galley
  • Gas Station
  • Golf Course
  • ITT
  • Library
  • Mini-mart
  • Movie Theater
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Restaurant
  • Soccer Field
  • Swimming Pool
Area Attractions

Area Events

Additional Information

All visitors must have a valid Department of Defense issued identification card (CAC Card, Retiree ID Card or Dependent ID Card) to gain access to the installation. The Visitor's Center is located at 610 Farragut Ave, Great Lakes, IL 60088 and their hours fluctuate. Please check on line for their most up to date schedule. They are closed on Federal Holidays.

The Main Navy Exchange and Commissary are located off the installation at 2630 Green Bay Road, Great Lakes, IL 60088. The Student Store (NEX), food court, and gas station are located on base.

WE ARE PET FRIENDLY! Be aware of pet owner responsibilities before making your reservation. Please view PET POLICY AND FEES at:

For more information regarding guest eligibility, reservations, and pet accommodations, please visit our FAQ page.


For Group Reservations of 10 or more rooms or for any special requirements please call 1-877-NAVY-BED