Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
777 Ameristar Blvd., East Chicago, IN, 46312, United States of America
4.5 out of 5 rating 375 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

When you a stay at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago in East Chicago, you'll be on a lake, within a 5-minute walk of Jeorse Park Beach and Lake Michigan. This 4-star hotel is 13.4 mi (21.6 km) from Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and 20.9 mi (33.7 km) from Chicago Museum of Science and Industry.


Stay in one of 288 guestrooms featuring LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have deep soaking bathtubs. Conveniences include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers.


Head straight for the casino, or wait for that lucky feeling while you enjoy one of the other recreational opportunities, such as a 24-hour fitness center. Additional features at this Art Deco hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.


Satisfy your appetite at Heritage Buffet, one of the hotel's 5 restaurants. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Free valet parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Jeorse Park Beach - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Lake Michigan - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Buffington Harbor - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Indiana Harbor - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Lost Marsh Golf Course - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi
Mascot Hall Of Fame - 8 km / 5 mi
Whihala Boat Launch Beach - 8.9 km / 5.5 mi
Horseshoe Hammond Casino - 9.8 km / 6.1 mi
Hammond Marina Beach - 10.2 km / 6.3 mi
Whihala Park West Beach - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Whihala Beach - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi
The Venue at Horseshoe Hammond - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi
Purdue University Northwest - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Hammond Civic Center - 11.7 km / 7.3 mi
Calumet Beach - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi

The nearest airports are:
Indianapolis, IN (IND-Indianapolis Intl.) - 265 km / 164.6 mi
Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) - 55.6 km / 34.6 mi

The preferred airport for Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago is Indianapolis, IN (IND-Indianapolis Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 4pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Hotel will cancel your reservation if you do not check in before 9 PM on the day of your reservation.
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Late arrivals are to be communicated to make check-in arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

  • Guests under 21 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • 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.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 50.00 per stay

  • Resort fee: USD 10.00 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Fitness center access

  • Internet access

  • In-room coffee

  • Parking

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.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 11 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free long-term parking
  • -24-hour business center
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Marina on site
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Casino
  • -Elevator
  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Number of restaurants - 5
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage
  • -Assistive listening devices available