Hotels in McHenry, Illinois

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McHenry overview

McHenry is a friendly locale known for its countryside and natural features, and surrounded by picturesque views of flowers and rivers. You'll enjoy the abundant beer and bar choices. Families will find plenty of fun at Six Flags Great America. Local sights like McCullom Lake and McHenry City Hall are worth a visit. If you're looking for a family-friendly getaway, McHenry is for you.

Where to stay in McHenry

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around McHenry has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in McHenry with by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all McHenry hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best McHenry hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to McHenry

Fly in to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), 31.2 mi (50.2 km) from downtown McHenry. McHenry Station is the closest train station.

What to see around McHenry

Known for its family-friendly sights such as:
  • • McHenry County Fairgrounds
  • • Richmond Hunting Club
  • • Lake County Fairgrounds
  • • Tempel Lipizzans
  • • Six Flags Great America
Its countryside, lakes, and riverfront are well known, and favorite spots for nature lovers include:
  • • McCullom Lake
  • • McHenry Shores Beach Park
  • • Veterans Acres Park
  • • Cook Memorial Park
  • • Fox River Preserve
Here are some favorite choices:
  • • McHenry City Hall
  • • Moraine Hills State Park
  • • Volo Auto Museum
  • • Crystal Lake City Hall
  • • Chain 'O Lakes State Park

When to visit McHenry

Wondering what time of year to travel, or what clothes to pack? Here are seasonal norms to help you with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 49°F day, 10°F night
  • April-June: 81°F day, 29°F night
  • July-September: 82°F day, 42°F night
  • October-December: 66°F day, 12°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 5.28 inches
  • April-June: 10.91 inches
  • July-September: 10.51 inches
  • October-December: 7.20 inches