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EAGLEWOOD RESORT & SPA ANNOUNCES RENOVATION AND NEW RESTAURANT

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“We consider ourselves a unique resort in Illinois on many levels and now we are enhanced due to our recent renovation,” said General Manager Eric Bates. “We now have more dining, relaxation and entertainment options than ever before. Guest satisfaction and enjoyment is our number one priority and we are excited to share everything the one-of-a-kind Eaglewood Resort & Spa has to offer locals, families, travelers and business professionals alike.”

Eaglewood Resort & Spa boasts several recently refreshed and distinct dining options with cuisine developed by Executive Chef John Billings. The newly renovated Prairie River Restaurant offers remarkable views of the golf course as well as an intimate outdoor patio and grand fire pit. Serving American cuisine with a full-service bar, Prairie River’s menu includes appetizers, sandwiches, salads, entrees, wood-fired pizza and desserts from 11:30 a.m. - 11 p.m. Prairie River’s bar, offering handcrafted cocktails and a large selection of popular local brews, is open late Friday and Saturday until 1 a.m. Prairie River is home to the resort’s popular and free Sounds of Summer concert series.

Burnham’s Restaurant offers a well-crafted menu designed to complement the modern conference guest, with internationally-themed buffets and interactive kitchen for guests to design their own experience to fit their personal diet or palate. Burnham’s breakfast is offered daily from 6:30 - 10:30 a.m., while lunch is served daily from 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Dinner is by reservation only.

Kegler’s Bowling Alley is an exceptional six-lane, self-scoring, cosmic bowling alley with billiards, darts and other games available to guests, private parties or for team-building events. During warm summer months, Kegler’s opens up to a beautiful terrace space where groups enjoy an outdoor component of the gaming area. The alley has a full-service kitchen and bar that features homemade pizza, salads, sandwiches and more every Friday from 5 - 11 p.m., Saturday from 11 a.m. - 11 p.m., Sunday 12 - 8 p.m. with varying hours Monday through Thursday for private events.

Eaglewood Resort & Spa has 295 spacious guestrooms and suites and features large walk out balconies and gorgeous views. The luxurious resort rooms and suites are designed to fill guests with warmth, relaxation and a sense of home with rich cherry and mahogany furnishings and décor, the latest technologies including high-speed internet, high definition television channels, and updated amenities. Unprecedented high-tech and comprehensive amenities are also included for meetings, events, weddings and more in the property’s 37,000 square feet of meeting space. The property offers several rooms packages for booking, which are available online.

Located in DuPage County, Itasca is home to several nature sites and entertainment choices only a short distance from Eaglewood Resort & Spa. Local residents and travelers alike will enjoy easy access to destinations such as Mallard Lake, Pirate’s Cove, Churchill Woods, the Elk Grove Historical Museum and more.

For more information to book a stay, call (630) 773-1400 or visit www.eaglewoodresort.com. Follow Eaglewood Resort & Spa on Facebook and Twitter.

About Eaglewood Resort & Spa

Conveniently located just 12 miles west of O’Hare International Airport and 25 miles from downtown Chicago, Eaglewood Resort & Spa is nestled on 104 acres in Itasca, Illinois. Managed by Benchmark Hospitality International, the AAA Four-Diamond resort has 295 spacious guestrooms and suites featuring walk out balconies showcasing views of the championship golf course. Eaglewood boasts three distinct dining venues with fine and casual menu options, first-class recreation including a complete health SPA, 18-hole championship golf course, sparkling pool with sundeck, fitness center and six-lane Kegler’s Bowling Alley, as well as 37,000 square feet of IACC-certified meeting space.