With a big boost from a sponsor that has helped to attract wide-ranging support, the Chicago Club Chefs Association continues to grow as a valuable educational, charitable and collegial organization. Volunteering can often bring back that feeling we all got as a kid after seeing an inviting pond or lake and eagerly running down to […]
The former President has accepted an offer to become an honorary member of the club on the city’s South Side, which will allow him to play its Donald Ross course without having to pay an initiation fee or dues or be charge only when bringing guests. The club is located near where the Obamas maintain a Chicago residence.
According to a report by Skift, high-end urban sports resorts are bridging fitness and hospitality. Properties such as Midtown Athletic Club in Chicago, which now offers a 55-room hotel, and 1 Hotel South Beach in Miami, which now features a 14,000-sq. ft. Spartan Gym, are examples of the trend. High-end urban sports resorts could serve as […]
Properties are taking hospitality a step further by putting out the welcome mat for members and guests with upscale lodging. While clubs have long offered top-notch amenities to members that cultivate a home-away-from-home feeling, some properties are truly committing to comfort by offering overnight lodging, complete with cozy bedding, Wi-Fi access, and even plush robes. […]
The resort has opened two new restaurants, Three Embers and Wrights Brew & Bistro, as well as a Starbucks Café, and an Xhale Spa. The property now features a 5,000-sq. ft. Lakeside Pavilion for events, and a 2,500-sq. ft. patio. The Chicago Marriott Lincolnshire Resort completed a $25 million renovation that saw changes made to nearly every aspect […]
Founded 50 years ago as Midtown Tennis Club, the downtown Chicago facility has been reinvented through an $80 million project. The five-story building features views of downtown with a 55-room boutique hotel, 16 indoor tennis courts, 100,000-sq. ft. fitness center, indoor and outdoor pools, and restaurant. Slide open the bedside drawer in the 55 rooms […]