2901 West Lake Ave,
Glenview, Illinois 60026
18 holes. Open links, heathland-style. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
Woodland and residential.
21 mi NW of downtown Chicago.
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.
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.
Must book in advance.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].
Walking permitted. Golf carts fitted with GPS available for hire. Caddies available.
Excellent (including a double-ended driving range)
The Glen Club is managed by leading golf services and management company Kemper Sports. It is home to the Illinois section of the PGA, and the Northwestern University golf teams (the Wildcats).
2901 West Lake Ave, Glenview, IL 60026.
+1 (847) 724 7272Visit website
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.
Pine Meadow; Shoreacres; Medinah.
530 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015
+1 (847) 940 4644Visit website
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.
Glen Club (5 mi)
Shoreacres; Pine Meadow.
Solheim Cup: can Europe defend the most prestigious team trophy in women’s professional golf, when the 17th Solheim Cup is played out at the Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio (Sept 4-6).
Italian Open: Nicolai Højgaard recorded his first European Tour win (Sept 5), just a week after his twin brother Rasmus landed the European Masters title (Aug 29); the first brothers to win back-to-back on the European Tour.
The San Roque Club: "... how best to revitalise a course that had previously been fit to play regular host to the European Tour’s qualifying school finals..." by Toby Ingleton.
New 27-hole golf complex to be built in southern Belgium
A new golf complex in southern Belgium, close to the border with Luxembourg, will start construction in June 2021.
You can subscribe to the Where2Golf channel on YT if you like to see more video content. You'll find a "Subscribe" button on any of our YouTube videos. Or if you want a quick and direct access subscribe here. Once done, any new published videos will show up in your Subscriptions feed.