Can you believe it’s been over 30 years since 8-year-old Kevin McCallister was accidentally left alone in his spacious suburban Chicago home while his family went on vacation to Paris? Indeed, Alone at home debuted in 1990, with Macaulay Culkin as the mischievous (but smart!) little boy who blocks two persistent burglars before his family realizes their mistake and returns from Europe on Christmas morning.
A luxury hotel in Chicago’s Lake Forest, Illinois suburb is celebrating this beloved Christmas movie with a special package inspired by Kevin’s antics. Guests splurging on the Cornwall Suite at Auberge du chemin des cerfs and claim the “Lost in Lake Forest!” package will enjoy the following during their stay:
- Take home a pair of Deer Path Inn bathrobes
- A screening in the Alone at home, including homemade pizza and sides
- A gift box of specialty treats from local Sweet’s from Lake Forest
- Holiday shopping gift cards at Lake Forest Bookstore and other local stores
- A refined take on nostalgic childhood snacks served in the room, including gourmet popcorn and alcoholic milkshakes
- Free round-trip transportation via Range Rover to explore the Illuminated Landscape of Chicago Botanical Garden annual event
The package is available from November 26, 2021 to January 2, 2022. The price of the limited availability package, as well as the room rates for the upscale and luxurious Cornwall suite, which “will leave you feeling like you are in. guest of honor for a weekend. partying in an elegant English country estate ”is not published online. You will need to call the property for cost details for your dates of stay.
Deer Path Inn is historic and upscale
The Deer Path Inn was built in 1929 and modeled after a 15th century mansion in Kent, England. It has since been refurbished with many modern amenities, but retains its British flair and luxury amenities and amenities.
For example, bedrooms have sophisticated furnishings with floor-to-ceiling drapes, Frette linens, and full stone bathrooms. Meals take place in the elegant English Room or the relaxed White Hart Pub. Another place to congregate is simply known as The Bar, where the holiday-themed cocktail menu will include the Snowfall (inspired by the tres leches cake and topped with rosemary and sugared cranberries) and Adult Red Velvet Hot. Cocoa (an indulgent, adults-only take on a childhood classic). Traditional afternoon tea is available and it includes scones, pies and savory sandwiches.
The property has an outdoor English garden, popular for wedding ceremonies in warm weather. Free bikes are available to Lake Forest Inn guests. Just 2 km away is Lake Forest Beach, on the shores of Lake Michigan.