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    About Grandwood Lake
    Lake County, Illinois

    Grandwood Lake is located in Grandwood Park, Illinois, around 50 miles from Chicago.

    This county has a population of over 700,000 people and is famous as a great spot to film movies. Lake County hosted classics such as “Batman Begins” and “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.”

    The closest airport to Grandwood Lake is O’Hare International and is under 40 minutes away. Urgent care can be provided at United Hospital System under 10 minutes away from the lake.

    Stock up on snacks and groceries at ALDI within walking distance. Locals recommend restaurants such as The Backyard Steak Pit, Caribana, Jimano’s Pizzeria, and Mission BBQ for dining out.

    On and Around the Water

    Grandwood Lake is part of the Grandwood Park Park District, which includes a community center, athletic field, sports courts, trails, and plenty of parks spaced out among the community.

    Anglers looking to toss out a line can expect to find largemouth bass, bluegill, carp, chub, pike, and yellow perch in this lake.

    Entertainment Options

    History buffs should visit the beautiful Cuneo Museum and Gardens to view the Cuneo family collection of fine art and furnishings, set in a beautiful 100-acre estate. The museum now belongs to Loyola University Chicago.

    Sportsmen should be sure to go to either White Deer Run Golf Club or Vernon Hills Golf Course to have some fun off the water.

    The Hawthorn Mall has over 120 stores, perfect for a family shopping trip or a relaxing day out.

    Excellent Location for Lake Life

    Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or waterfront property, Grandwood Lake is an excellent choice.