Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Portage, IN is located within a 15-minute drive of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and Indiana University Northwest. This 100-room, 3-star hotel has free breakfast along with conveniences like an indoor pool and free in-room WiFi. Marquette Park and Indiana Dunes State Park are also within a 15-minute drive.


Start your day off right with a free buffet breakfast.


All 100 air-conditioned rooms feature microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect 32-inch TVs with satellite channels, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Tempur-Pedic beds grant a restful night's sleep, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Free weekday newspapers, free local calls, and ironing boards are other standard amenities.

Property features

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Portage, IN features an indoor pool, a children's pool, and a fitness center. Free parking is available if you drive. The 24-hour front desk has staff standing by to help with luggage storage and securing valuables. Other amenities at this family-friendly hotel include free WiFi in public areas, 2 meeting rooms, and conference space.


  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Indoor pool

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Portage, IN

1630 Olmsted Dr Portage IN 46368

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Portage, IN provides a fitness center and a children's pool. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This 3-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. A complimentary breakfast is offered. This family-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, barbecue grills, and an arcade/game room. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Portage, IN is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Total number of rooms - 100 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Children's pool 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Year Built 2006 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Portage, IN offers 100 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary weekday newspapers. Beds feature Tempur-Pedic mattresses. Premium satellite television is provided. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Microwave 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Television 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 50 per stay (for stays between 1 January - 31 December)
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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