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Explore these popular attractions in Merrillville

Make the Radisson at Star Plaza your home base when touring attractions in Merrillville, downtown Chicago and beyond. Try your luck on the slots at the Horseshoe Casino Hammond, shop popular brands at the Southlake Mall, or unwind with a massage at the House of Bianco Day Spa. If you’re a golf fan, plan to play a round or two at one of 30 area courses. Throughout the year, you can hike, bike, fish and swim in the beautiful surroundings at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Additionally, the Star Plaza Theatre is located next to the hotel, so you don’t have to go far to enjoy premium live entertainment.

Visit these local attractions:
  • Star Plaza Theatre (Adjacent to hotel)
    The Star Plaza Theatre hosts music performances, traveling Broadway shows and top names in entertainment throughout the year. Be sure to ask about special Radisson theater packages.
    Phone: +1 (800) 745-3000
  • House of Bianco Day Spa (0.1 mile)
    At the House of Bianco Day Spa, you can pamper yourself with a hot stone massage, a Swedish massage, a facial or other relaxing treatment.
    Phone: +1 (219) 769-1010
  • Deep River Waterpark (5.6 miles)
    Beat the heat at this family-friendly waterpark with a wave pool, waterslides, a lazy river and a kid’s area. Special waterpark packages are available.
    Phone: +1 (219) 947-7850
  • Taltree Arboretum & Gardens (10.7 miles)
    View migrating birds or enjoy a quiet picnic at this 360-acre nature preserve with woodlands, prairie and wetlands.
    Phone: +1 (219) 462-0025
  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore (13.4 miles)
    No matter what season you visit, this national park offers a variety of exciting activities, including fishing, hiking, biking, swimming and more.
    Phone: +1 (219) 926-7561 ext. 3
  • Golf
    Book a tee time at one of the more than 30 golf courses that are within 30 minutes of the Radisson at Star Plaza.
  • Horseshoe Casino Hammond (21 miles)
    From card games and table games to slots and dining, Horseshoe Casino Hammond offers plenty of ways to stay entertained.
    Phone: +1 (219) 473-7000

Nearby Chicago-area attractions:

  • Southlake Mall (5 minutes)
  • Crown Point Antique Shops (10 minutes)
  • Three riverboat casinos (Within 20 minutes)
  • Valparaiso University (20 minutes)
  • Indiana Dunes State Park on Lake Michigan (30 minutes)
  • Downtown Chicago (45 minutes)
  • Midway Airport (MDW) (45 minutes)
  • Outlet Malls - Michigan City (45 minutes)
  • O'Hare International Airport (ORD) (60 Minutes)