Here at Tapestry Glenview, our residents tend to enjoy the good life, where they can swim laps in our resort-style pool, enjoy a cocktail in our outdoor lounge, practice some of their yoga moves in our yoga studio, and let the dogs get some wiggles out at our on-site bark park. A lot of our residents also enjoy stretching their legs and exploring some of the local green spaces, including the great golf courses that are just a short drive from our Northbrook apartments.
In this article, we’ll take a deep-dive across some of our favorite local golf courses. Here, you’ll be able to decide which golf course sounds like just the ticket for you, and where you’ll want to spend all summer on the greens.
Mission Hills Country Club: Your Go-To for Events and Weddings
Just a six-minute drive from Tapestry Glenview apartments is Mission Hills Country Club, which is an absolutely beautiful place to spend a day practicing your golf swing and a fantastic place to host events. Mission Hills Country Club prides itself on delicious food, well-kept landscaping with beautiful flowers, and an exceptionally friendly staff who are ready to answer any and all questions you have whether it be about the golf course or an upcoming wedding or event.
Speaking of weddings and events, if you have a shindig coming up, look no further than Mission Hills Country Club. With their stunning, sophisticated style and their delicious menu, you’ll be sure to have a day to remember. One online reviewer remembers her niece’s wedding here fondly, “We attended my niece’s wedding there last summer,” she says, “It was a truly wonderful, never-ending experience. The scenery outdoors was beautiful and the menu was fun and exciting. They chose to incorporate a grilled cheese station and a root beer float station with a guest choice entrée. The food was amazing and the servers were awesome! Overall a fantastic evening spent enjoying loved ones and a gorgeous venue.”
Needless to say, if there’s an important event in your future, let Mission Hills Country Club tackle it for you.
Sportsman’s Country Club: The Best Place to Learn the Game
Just nine minutes from our luxury Northbrook apartments is where you’re going to want to get your head in the game. Sportsman’s Country Club is all about the game of golf – truly living up to their name. To illustrate their drive to make it the best play to play, they’re currently going through or have recently renovated the Club House, practice facilities, parking lot, and renovations to the golf courses themselves.
Sportsman’s Country Club hosts both men’s and women’s golf leagues, where you can improve your game and meet life-long friends. According to their website, “whether you’re looking for friendly camaraderie or competition on the links, we have a group for you.” From their Wednesday Night Men’s League to the Northbrook Women’s 18-Hole League, you’re sure to improve your game and have some great times along the way.
There’s plenty of opportunities for young golfers here as well, where children of all ages can come together to learn how to play the great game of golf. The Northbrook Golf Academy has a Youth Golf Development Program that, according to their website, “offers 5 levels of instruction.” They continue to say that “Clinics and camps teach your child the basic fundamentals all the way to advanced competitive instruction. Our youth program makes learning fun and teaches your child the game of a lifetime. Whether your child is the next Rory McIlroy or just wants to have some fun in a new sport, the Northbrook Golf Academy is the place to be this season!”
Sportsman’s Country Club also offers Youth Summer Golf Camps, where your child can perfect his or her swing and meet new friends. These one-week camps focus on “skills application, course management, rules, and etiquette. Each camp includes prizes, a participation gift, and a fun experience.” With their low instructor-to-student ratio, your child is sure to enjoy their summer on the links.
Rob Roy Golf Course
Ten minutes west of our apartments in Glenview is the Rob Roy Golf Course, it’s super easy to book tee times here with their interactive online calendar. The rates are fantastic here too – you can play 9 holes with up to 4 friends for less than $20! It’s a great way to spend the afternoon without breaking the bank.
At Rob Roy Golf Course, they’re also proud of their stunning course, which they spend many hours on making just right. “Winding through 51 acres, the beautiful 9-hole Rob Roy Golf Course (par 36) will challenge your golfing skills,” says their website, “Our 3,022 yards are narrow and tree-lined, requiring your accuracy with water coming into play on 4 holes and 15 sand traps.” Get ready to challenge yourself to a fantastic round of golf!
Here at Rob Roy, they also offer the chance to join leagues and take lessons, whether you prefer one-on-one or group playing lessons. Here, you can focus on improving a specific area of your golf skillset or get a quick refresher in pitching, sand, full swing, putting, or chipping. And once you do feel confident in your skills, you might want to join a league!
Be sure to visit their website for upcoming events, including fish fries every Friday, a Mother’s Day Champagne Brunch, and many more. And if you have an event of your own, such as a conference, anniversary, or wedding, be sure to ask Rob Ray Golf Course for specifics on how they can make your event a night to remember.
Improve Your Golf Skills and Have Fun Near our Northbrook Apartments
Here at Tapestry Glenview apartments, you’re sure to run into fellow golf lovers who love spending a day out on the links. We’re lucky that we’re so close to a variety of golf courses that are perfect for improving your game, hosting your event, and joining a league. But these aren’t the only golf courses in the area! You have plenty to choose from! Be sure to also check out Glenview Prairie Club, Wilmette Golf Club, and Chick Evans Golf Course, which are also a short distance to our Northbrook apartments.
Schedule your tour today to get a glimpse of what life is like at our apartments in Glenview. We have so many ways for you to live a healthy, active life, and to enjoy quality time spent with your friends and family.