The Glen Club


5-star : simply the best - golf courses don’t get much better than this.
   The Glen Club Est. 2001

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The Glen Club is home to an excellent Tom Fazio designed parkland layout that contains a wealth of wonderfully crafted, memorable and challenging holes. Prior to its transformation into gently undulating terrain laced with rolling berms and scenic vistas, the land was used for 70 years as a Naval Air Base ... complete with runways and an elevation change of just three feet.

Fazio's sculpting of the course involved the creation of dramatic elevation changes – up to 40 feet in some cases, as well as the addition of mature trees, meandering lakes and flowing streams. 75 acres of prairie grass now flows through the layout.

Each of the par 3s face a different point on the compass, while the par 5s are big and bold with ample landing areas and generous bailout regions. The par 4s range from short and birdieable to long and tough. The long par-5 18th is one of the most picturesque holes on the course with two water features and strategically placed bunkers demanding good course management as you journey to the final green.

Stay & Play at Glen Club: luxury onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

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Making Contact

The Glen Club
2901 West Lake Ave,
Glenview, Illinois 60026
USA
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Office   +1 (847) 724 7272
Pro Shop   +1 (847) 724 7272
Fax

  +1 (847) 724 2272

Email   info@theglenclub.com
Website   www.theglenclub.com
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Open links, heathland-style.
Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland and residential.
 
Designer: Tom Fazio
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7149 6062 5324
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 74.8 69.6 71.7
 
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How2Get There?

21 mi NW of downtown Chicago.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2017 visitor fee, 18-holes, peak rate in high season (mid-May thru' Sept): Mon-Thur $165; Fri-Sun $195. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Walking permitted. Golf carts fitted with GPS available for hire. Caddies available.

Practice facilities
Excellent (including a double-ended driving range)
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Did you know?

The Glen Club is managed by Kemper Sports. It is home to the Illinois section of the PGA, and the Northwestern University golf teams (the Wildcats).

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Location

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Latitude: (42.091137)
Longitude: (-87.828076)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

The Glen Club Hotel 
2901 West Lake Ave, Glenview, IL 60026.
+1 (847) 724 7272
www.theglenclub.com

Overnight accommodation at The Glen Club is centered around personal service and convenience. The 21 guest rooms are ideal for out-of-town business guests, wedding guests, and those who appreciate the finer things in life. Stay & Play packages are available, which include room, golf, use of range and continental breakfast.

Golf at this hotel Glen Club
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Golf within 5 miles No
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Golf within 20 miles Pine Meadow; Shoreacres; Medinah.
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Residence Inn - Chicago Deerfield 
530 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015
+1 (847) 940 4644
www.marriott.com

Located in the North Chicago suburbs, 1 mile east from major intersection of I-294 and I-94. 16 miles from O'Hare International Airport and 25 miles from downtown Chicago.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 5 miles Glen Club (5 mi)
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Golf within 20 miles Shoreacres; Pine Meadow.
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