We use cookies to improve your browsing experience on our website, analyze site traffic and personalize content. By closing the message or continuing to browse this site, you agree to the use of cookies as explained in our Privacy Policy.

Skip to main content

Peaceful Retreats at Fox River Resort

Find dates & deals for Sheridan, Illinois getaways

Outdoor golf course at Fox River Resort in Sheridan, IllinoisOutdoor golf course at Fox River Resort in Sheridan, Illinois

A Quiet Escape Surrounded by Rolling Hills

After fast-paced, big-city sightseeing in Chicago, families might want a vacation after their vacation. Savvy Midwesterners know there’s a serene, all-in-one retreat just 90 minutes away. In the rolling hills along the Fox River, near beautiful Starved Rock State Park, outdoor entertainment and indoor surprises await, including:

  • Pirate’s Cay™ Indoor Waterpark
  • Horseback riding
  • On-site watersport rentals
Pirate's Cay Indoor Waterpark lazy river at Fox River Resort in Sheridan, Illinois.

Fall into Savings

Buy 2 nights and get a 3rd night free to make this your favorite fall of all with an extended Sheridan, IL getaway filled with apple cider-flavored adventures!

Enjoy a quiet midweek retreat or long weekend getaway in a spacious villa with all the comforts of home and sweet-as-pie amenities like our horseback trail adventures, woodland mini golf course and toasty indoor waterpark.

Book your Holiday Inn Club Vacations getaway by October 18th and travel through December 19th.

Book Now

Find Your Vacation

Ready to book an amazing getaway in Sheridan, Illinois? Your next great vacation – and savings – are just a click away. See all our resort offers, check availability and start packing!

Book your Fox River Resort vacation now by selecting your dates.

* Denotes required field.

    Search Availability

    Spacious Accommodations

    Living room with two couches, fireplace, and flat screen TV in a presidential villa at Fox River Resort in Sheridan, Illinois

    Two-Bedroom Presidential Lock-Off

    Enjoy two king-size beds, a private patio and an electric fireplace.

    Living room, dining table, and kitchen in a two-bedroom villa at Fox River Resort in Sheridan, Illinois

    Two-Bedroom Villa

    Featuring a king-size bed, queen-size bed, pullout sleeper sofa and two full baths.

    Two queen beds with a window view in a studio villa at Fox River Resort in Sheridan, Illinois

    Studio Villa

    Equipped with two queen beds, a full bath and a fully equipped kitchen.


    Nestled in the rolling hills of Illinois, our relaxing Fox River Resort is a quiet escape offering the best of both worlds. Take a 30-minute drive to Starved Rock State Park for hiking, fishing and more, or make a day trip to Chicago (about 90 minutes one way) for big-city excitement.

    2558 N 3653rd Road
    Sheridan, IL 60551
    (815) 496-2369

    Safe Travels

    Holiday Inn Club Vacations is committed to providing a safe resort experience for both guests and team members. Our Safe Travels program adds extra cleaning, even more space to spread out and ways everyone can do their part to safely enjoy our resorts.

    Safe Travels Operates in Compliance With:

    Safe Travels partners