Comfort Suites Lombard - Addison
530 W. North Ave
Lombard, IL 60148
Phone: (630) 268-1300
Fax: (630) 268-1400
Built in the 1920s by worshipers of the Medina Temple in Chicago, this golf club is located only 24 miles from Chicago. It hosts one of the most important international golf events, the PGA Tournament, on its Course Three, with a 7,508 yard area. It boasts of two other golf courses and a picturesque club house, situated on 450 acres of lush green land. For details on upcoming events and other information, check the website.
The alluring property of Arrowhead Golf Club, located on Butterfield Road, is one of the most preferred event venues in Wheaton. Known for its beautifully manicured 27 holes, this lush green property sets a perfect background for your dream wedding. Whether you are a member or not, the staff makes sure that your time at this club is memorable. After a game, enjoy a delicious brunch at a restaurant and bar on-site. The extensive list of spirits and cocktails completes your dinning experience.
Experience the lifestyle of the 1800s as you visit Volkening Heritage Farm. You can take part in the traditional farming activities at this farm or just sit back and relax amidst the beautiful nature.
Ned Brown Forest Preserve is a must visit for some family-friendly recreation. It is spread over 3700 acres (1500 hectares) and is one of the best-used natural preserves in the state of Illinois. Located within is the National Natural Landmark, Busse Woods. Named after the former mayor of Chicago, Fred A. Busse, it offers visitors with an array of leisure activities. Discover its flora and fauna, go fishing or elk spotting, enjoy a lakeside picnic or don't miss out on a bicycle ride along the 10.8-mile (17-kilometer) Busse Woods Trail.
Are you a parent traveling with children who wants to take a break from the hectic mess of airport travel? If so, head over to the departure level of Terminal 2, where you will find an assortment of interactive exhibits that will wear the little ones out in no time. There is an assortment of displays, including a two-story purple cargo airplane, complete with movable foam rubber cargo. Parents can rest on park benches.
Schiller Woods offers visitors a respite from the hustle and bustle of city life as well as plenty of opportunities to spend a day out with friends and family in nature. With open play fields, gently rolling rills, trails and forest paths, there is plenty of ways to enjoy the outdoors from taking a hike through the woods, fishing at the pond, sledding down the hill which is specially maintained to be child safe, picnicking at one of the 13 outdoor shelters, bird watching and more. Nature enthusiasts will appreciate the chance to spot wildlife like the deer as well as several types of birds like great horned owls, winter wrens and Cooper's hawks. A small bit of prairie preserved close to the city offers trails along the East river road to explore birds, plants and insects. During summer, the charming array colorful wildflowers along the stretch are a sight for sore eyes, the area can be explored via the brown trail. Visitors can even volunteer to work on the Des Plains River Valley Restoration Project on a monthly basis. To find out more, visit the website.
Spread over 10 acres (4.04 hectares), the spacious facility of the Arabian Knights Farms & Training Center lies in the town of Willowbrook, about 23 miles (37 kilometers) from Chicago. This farm, one of the most respected in the mid-west, specializes in horse training, riding lessons, horse breeding, and horse sales. Among the facilities at this farm and training center are an indoor and an outdoor riding arena, a 5-acre (2-hectare) park, spacious barns and stalls, and also a banquet hall for business ot private events. See the website to know more.
Eaton Field Park, located on Craig Drive, is a nice little urban park with lots to offer for the members of its peripheral communities. The park incorporates lots of features that give many outdoor opportunities for adults and children alike. They have playgrounds with swing sets, slides and such, a sand box for toddlers, picnic tables and benches. Eaton Field Park also includes a ball field, basketball court, soccer field and many other amenities that offer many opportunities for play.
The DuPage Children's Museum uses play to stimulate interest among children in maths, science and the arts. The museum offers creative programs for schools, parents and teachers. Children have access to the exhibits and can play games. Adults and parents can use the library for reading and study material and books on child rearing and positive parenting. Explore their store to buy educational gifts and toys.
Offering Chicago's only ALA-accredited Master of Library and Information Science, Dominican University is a national leader in library and information science, where students work side-by-side with professors who bring years of experience to the classroom.
Located just about 4 miles from O'Hare International, Dam No. 4 Woods, along with preserves such as Chippewa Woods and Catherine Chevalier Woods, is supported by the fertile banks of River Des Plaines. Dam No. 4 Woods separates the villages of Schiller Park and Harwood Heights with a floodplain thicket, that interestingly, stops flooding in the neighboring communities. As such, the preserve is home to many birds and animal species such as deer, beavers, squirrels and lots more. Dam No. 4 Woods feature some picnic spots and marked as well as unmarked trails, some of which even include riverside hikes.
Not just for golf enthusiasts, this scenic getaway is ideal for a fun trip with the family or a group of friends. This miniature golf course comes complete with a man-made waterfall and lush green carpets of grass. Those who wish to celebrate their birthdays here can do so with help from the friendly staff.