NAVSTA Great Lakes - Navy Gateway Inns & Suites

Safety is our priority!

For the safety of our patrons and employees, we will be practicing safe physical distancing.
Face coverings are now required in the facility.
Please see our COVID 19 page for our current operating information.

Navy Gateway Inns & Suites Lodging
Navy Gateway Inn and Suites (NGIS) provides Visitor Quarters (VQ) lodging for Military and other Department of Defense (DoD) travelers on official orders, as well as authorized leisure travelers on a space available basis.

Reporting Procedures
The Navy Gateway Inn and Suites are located at Naval Station Great Lakes, Main side, in Building 62 by entering at the main gate onto Farragut Avenue. Turn left at the end of the stone bridge (Pettibone Creek) onto Rodgers Street; make a right on Bronson Avenue keep straight until you get to MacDonough Street. Turn left onto MacDonough Street. and Navy Gateway Inns & Suite will be on the right side in the middle of the block. Parking is located directly in front of the Navy Gateway Inn and Suites central check-in location. The Front Desk is open 24 hours a day seven days a week.

Visitors Quarters (TDY)
Visitors to Naval Station Great Lakes may obtain reservation information by accessing the website or by calling 1-877-NavyBed (1-877-628-9233). Guests coming here on orders will need a copy of their orders and ID card upon check-in. Use of government travel cards is the preferred method of payment and major credit cards are accepted. Reservations should be made as far in advance as possible. A valid credit card is required to process all reservations. Navy Gateway Inn & Suites check-in time is 1500 and check out 1100. After 1800 reservations are canceled if no call is made to inform Front Desk personnel of a later arrival time.


  • American Disabilities Act (ADA) accommodations in building 62
  • No weapons are permitted within the NGIS facilities
  • All rooms are equipped with WIFI capabilities
  • Three pet friendly suites available

Room Category:

  • 2 Room Suites and VIP Suites with Kitchenette

Navy Getaway - RV Campground
The RV Park borders beautiful Lake Michigan, this year-round camping facility, has 20 concrete sites with electrical hook-ups, restrooms and nearby access to shower facilities. Other amenities include a beach with a beach house, fishing piers with a cleaning station, a playground, picnic areas and an archery range. Campers also have access to the Marina Rental Center and the Ship's Store. Upon arriving, campers must register at Bldg. 62, Navy Gateway Inns & Suites (NGIS). To make a reservation please call 847-688-6675. Must be eligible Department of Defense (DOD) affiliate, with valid military ID, to use this facility.


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