Joliet is a fast-growing Illinois city located near the Des Plaines River and close to Chicago. The "City of Champions" features various attractions from nature centers to film landmarks, Al Capone's favorite theater, and exciting Nascar races. Guests will find a variety of local hotels in Joliet to fit any travel budget. Affordable accommodations are available throughout the city, including the Hampton and Fairfield Inns. For a luxurious experience, stay at the nearby Sybaris Frankfort.
Visitors will find many dining options near hotels Joliet with a variety of cuisine, from Mexican to fast food. Al's Steakhouse features steaks and seafood for fine dining, while Louis' Family restaurant provides a more casual atmosphere.
A famous attraction in the area is the Joliet Prison; it has been featured in songs, literature, and television shows, most notably the series Prison Break and the Blues Brothers film. Also visit the Jacob A. Henry Mansion, the largest and best example of Renaissance Revival architecture in the state.
Visitors can take a break from sightseeing to spend the afternoon at the Louis Joliet Mall. The small shopping center features great stores without the large crowds, or visit the specialty shops and local arts galleries near Joliet hotels downtown.
Sports fans will enjoy the minor league team of the Joliet Slammers as they play their games at Silver Cross Field. Racing fans will enjoy the Route 66 Raceway drag racing track and demolition derby, as well as adjacent Chicagoland Speedway's Nascar races.
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