Livin’ La Vida Local: Staying at City View at the Highlands

What to Do Outside Your Lombard Corporate Apartment

City View at the Highlands in Lombard

So, you’re staying in the Chicago suburbs and not downtown near all the skyscrapers and busy sidewalks. That doesn’t mean you’re missing out on anything. You’re staying at City View at the Highlands in Lombard, a place with more than enough to keep you busy when you’re not relaxing in your corporate apartment. Start exploring what Lombard has for you!

Grab a book and order a cup of joe for a relaxing afternoon at The Corner House coffee shop (100 W. St. Charles Rd.). This cozy little spot offers quality coffee drinks, smoothies, baked goods and more with a homey vibe. You might even catch the occasional live performance of a local musician.

Courtesy of the Corner House

There’s nothing wrong with staying in your fully furnished short-term apartment to order some pizza, but some days call for a night on the town. Head to the heart of downtown Lombard to Praga Restaurant (229 W. St. Charles Rd.)—a family-style bar and restaurant with hearty cuisine and notable martinis.

Courtesy of Praga Restaurant

There’s no better way to treat yourself than indulging in a trip to the spa. You can get body wraps, massages, nail and hair services and more at Lisa’s Salon & Day Spa (311 S. Main St.). Imagine this: Getting a relaxing pedicure and hour-long massage before spending a cozy movie night cuddled up in your corporate suite.

Courtesy of Lisa’s Salon & Day Spa

Have fun while getting fit at the modern, multi-purpose Glass Court Swim & Fitness Club (830 E. Roosevelt Rd.). This full-service facility has an indoor pool, racquetball and wallyball courts, basketball court, indoor track, a weight room and much more—it even has a sports bar for after-hours.

Courtesy of Glass Court