A quiet little suburban village in North Shore, Glenview, Illinois, is only about 19 miles, or 30 minutes' drive, from Chicago. With its easy-going vibe, though, it feels like it could be a million miles away from the big-city hustle and bustle. Search for hotels near Glenview to take advantage of its proximity to many points of interest. Seek out one of the car rentals in Glenview and then tour the shores of Lake Michigan, taking in this natural landlocked wonder.
Out and About in Glenview
Golf lovers will thrill in the proximity of the golf course just south of the village, nearby many Glenview hotels. The added challenges posed by the Chicago River cutting straight through the course will keep even the best golfers on their toes. If you'd prefer a more educational venue, the Glenview History Center offers a glance at what life was like during the Civil War, with an authentically recreated Civil War Encampment. Wander through the farmhouse and learn what life was like for Illinoisans during the 1800s. The Glenview Woods offers nature lovers a great taste of the outdoors, while shopaholics can find lots of great options at the Glen Town Center, a hip and happening shopping mall. If you'd rather spend the night in the Windy City and take in a show, book a room early, as hotels in Chicago fill up quickly.
Eating and Drinking
Whether you're craving a good all-American steak dinner or would like to dig into a big bowl of pasta carbonara, you will be able to satisfy your hunger at one of the several restaurants and bars in the Glenview area. Whet your whistle in a traditional pub, or opt for one of the trendy bars located near Glenview Road and Lehigh Avenue. Hoping to find cheap hotels in Glenview? Download the Travelocity app to get mobile exclusive deals.