La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Merrillville

Welcome to Merrillville

Pet-friendly hotel off I-65 near Deep River Waterpark

Conveniently located off I-65 near the shores of Lake Michigan, La Quinta Inn® by Wyndham Merrillville gives you easy access to the area’s top attractions. Shop at the Southlake Mall and places like the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Lake Michigan, and Gary, Indiana—the birthplace of Michael Jackson. Meeting facilities, a fitness center, and free daily breakfast make our pet-friendly hotel one that aims to please. We’re also less than an hour’s drive to Chicago, Illinois.

Amenities to Relax & Recharge

Settle in with free WiFi, daily breakfast, and a seasonal pool

Enjoy a bright stay in Merrillville with our convenient amenities and signature Here for You service. Start your mornings with a free Bright Side Breakfast®. We offer a seasonal outdoor pool so you can relax with a swim and a fitness center for daily workouts, as well as free WiFi, an on-site business center, and meeting room. Unwind in one of our non-smoking guest rooms, featuring a coffee maker, desk, ironing amenities, and a flat-screen HDTV. Some rooms also include a microwave and mini-refrigerator. Plus, you can book a pet-friendly room if you're traveling with your dog or cat.

The Bright Side of Merrillville

Go shopping, see The King of Pop’s home, or explore Lake Michigan

Retreat to the shores of Lake Michigan from our Merrillville hotel. During the summer, Deep River Waterpark is the perfect spot for family fun, and you can always drive to the birthplace of Michael Jackson in Gary, Indiana. Merrillville has so much to offer—from shopping and museums to golf courses, restaurants, and more.

Arts & Culture

Indiana Ballet Theatre

Memorial Opera House

Merrillville-Ross Township Historical Museum

Points of Interest

Adventure Landing

Bellaboo’s Play & Discovery Center

Birthplace of Michael Jackson

Highland Park Village

Reunion Tower

Outdoors & Recreation


County Line Orchard (seasonal)

Deep River Waterpark

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

Lake Michigan

Marquette Park

Oak Ridge Prairie & Oak Savannah Trail

Turkey Creek Golf Course


Merrillville Plaza

Southlake Mall

Sports & Entertainment

Crown Point Sportsplex

Hammond Sportsplex

Indian Ridge Golf Course

Lake of the Four Seasons Country Club

South Gleason Golf Course

Sparta Dome

Turkey Creek Golf Course

Wisecrackers Comedy Club



Pool at the La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Merrillville in Merrillville, Indiana
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Merrillville hotel lobby in Merrillville, Indiana
Guest room at the La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Merrillville in Merrillville, Indiana

Map & Directions

8210 Louisiana Street, Merrillville, IN, 46410-6354




The Perfect Space for Meetings & Events

Plan your next special event or business meeting with us. Featuring 225 square feet of event space, our hotel offers a meeting room that accommodates up to 35 guests. We can also arrange great rates for groups of all sizes.