The charming village of Lombard, Illinois encapsulates quintessential small-town America, whilst being located just 40 minutes from Chicago. This superb 4* Hot Rate hotel in the Lombard area is available at exclusively discounted rates to Hotwire customers seeking a refined city break within tranquil, rural surrounds. Premium local hotels such as the Staybridge Suites, the Westin and the Sheraton have all formerly featured in Hotwire’s handpicked selection of highly regarded brands. Fantastic features commonly found in these hotels include an inviting choice of indoor and outdoor swimming pools, deluxe leisure centres, stylish gourmet restaurants and executive business centres, all complete with free, unlimited Wi-Fi internet. Guests will enjoy this hotel’s close proximity to the historic Lilac Village estate, the Oak Brook Centre shopping mall and the pretty Madison Meadow Park.
Brimming with unique historic landmarks and elegant period architecture, the village of Lombard in DuPage County gives tourists the opportunity to experience suburban life in the USA. Lombard is especially notable as home of the picturesque Lilac Village, a former estate belonging to Colonel William Plum, a prominent figure in the area’s history. The estate today serves as an 8.5 acre public park teeming with vibrant lilacs and tulips which is open to the public daily to picnic and relax in. Also worth visiting in the village centre is the striking Italianate home of Harold Gray, the creator of the iconic fictional character Little Orphan Annie, now immortalised in both film and on Broadway.
Golf enthusiasts and lovers of the great outdoors have an abundance of prestigious Country Clubs and nature reserves to choose from in the local area. The Glen Oak Country Club and the Butterfield Country Club are just a short drive away, whilst the Lyman Woods County Forest Preserve and the Hidden Lake Country Forest Preserve are highly recommended for bike rides, nature trails and wildlife spotting.
Lombard is conveniently connected to Chicago via the Dwight Eisenhower Expressway, enabling guests to immerse themselves within the sights and sounds of this exciting metropolis within just a matter of minutes. Boasting a prominent position on the shores of Lake Michigan and one of the most remarkable city skylines in the US, Chicago is as scenic as it is inspiring. From the upmarket department shores of the Magnificent Mile and the panoramic sky bar of the Sears Tower, to the green spaces of the riverside Grant Park and the Solider Field historic football stadium, Chicago has something to offer everyone.