Winds of Change in West Chicago

Prairie LandingPrairie Landing’s $1.6M Makeover

Conveniently located less than an hour from downtown Chicago, West Chicago’s Prairie Landing Golf Club is a championship 18-hole golf course designed by world renowned golf course architect Robert Trent Jones, Jr., Prairie Landing was recently rated 4.5 stars by Golf Digest and features expansive grounds, an unmatched practice facility and first class banquet and meeting facilities.

With recent upgrades to the course, dining, wedding and catering program, come see why Prairie Landing is recognized throughout Chicagoland as a premier destination for golf, dining, and events of all kinds.

Course Refinement Ups the Fun Factor

With meticulously maintained greens and fairways, Prairie Landing is designed with the player in mind. From wide-open par 5′s to narrow par 3′s, the course is a fair challenge with a rewarding landscape. Peppered with various wetlands, mounds, and bunkers, Prairie Landing is no walk in the park. The alluring landscape could be considered a hazard itself. Upon taking the tee box, try not to get lost in her beauty.

On the anniversary of its twentieth year, Prairie Landing celebrated by giving its championship golf course a $1.6 million makeover by original course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr. Making the course more enjoyable for the average golfer, approximately 40 percent of the sand bunkers were removed and replaced with strategic slopes and hollows.

Daily Herald Praises McChesney’s as a “Welcome Haven”

With a polished look and an enticing new menu, Prairie Landing Golf Club’s McChesney’s Pub & Grill is right on par any time of year. Featuring impressive views of the course, come see why the Daily Herald said “even if you’re not a golfer, a lunch trip to Prairie Landing Golf Club in West Chicago can be a hole-in-one.”

Housed in the historic 1868 McChesney house of West Chicago, the building was relocated to Prairie Landing in 1992 and then restored with its unique architectural elements intact. Chef Greg has introduced a new menu of fresh, gastro‐pub style fare. Savor fresh‐made salads, or indulge in sandwiches prepared with premium deli meats from Boars’ Head. The Daily Herald called the signature quesadillas “a not-to-miss appetizer,” with other favorites the blackened fish tacos, Ultimate BLT and Hole-in-One burger.

Chicagoland’s Top Wedding Venue

For the second consecutive year Chicago-area brides have selected Prairie Landing Golf Club as among the very best in wedding venues, according to a recently released survey by The Knot, the world’s most popular wedding network. Highly rated for its unique setting and dedicated customer service, Prairie Landing also received the coveted award from 2006 to 2010. Based on reviews and ratings from area brides, The Knot named Prairie Landing among the top 1% of wedding venues in Chicagoland for 2014.

Known for its meticulously maintained grounds, the award-winning banquet-facility featuring floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the picturesque Scottish links golf course. Couples can choose to say “I Do” in indoor or outdoor settings that can accommodate groups of all sizes, and an experienced catering department with an array of menu and drink options. With a convenient location just one hour west of downtown Chicago, the club is easily accessible to out-of-town guests with over a dozen hotels to choose from in the vicinity.

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