Lisle, hailed as a hub for major businesses and also favorite attractions and entertainment channels, features an assortment of shopping avenues, dining choices and lodging options devoted to cater to residents and visitors alike.
Excellent varied shopping can be found in and closely surrounding the revitalized downtown Lisle. Retail boutiques and professional services are all here, as well as the new French Market where shoppers can browse through fresh foods, flowers, hand-made items and much more.
Neighborhood shopping centers are located throughout the Lisle community, offering everything from eclectic retailers and health and beauty services to business services and restaurants. One such site is the College Square Shopping Center, located in the southwestern portion of Lisle, and it houses a variety of businesses, from clothing shops to delis.
Lisle residents can also take advantage of the ample shopping opportunities found in its surrounding communities. Popular options include individual shops lining downtown Naperville’s streets, the Chicago Premium Outlet Center in Aurora, or the indoor mall settings of Westfield Fox Valley (Aurora), Oakbrook Center (Oakbrook), Stratford Square Mall (Bloomingdale), Yorktown (Lombard) and Town Square-Wheaton.
A day of shopping can certainly work up an appetite. Not to worry, as Lisle is sprinkled with countless dining establishments that offer a variety of fares to satisfy even the pickiest palate. Local specialties and national-chains can be found here with casual cafes, family-friendly diners, and fine dining establishments that complement that special night out. For those on the go, the community is also home to many quick-fix delis and fast-food eateries. The choices are unlimited!
Looking to stay the night? Lisle offers several lodging choices, with many providing space for business conventions, meetings and additional special events.
Hickory Ridge Marriott Conference Hotel offers accommodations with complete meeting packages. In addition to 383 guest rooms and suites, the hotel features an 80,000-square-foot executive conference center that has 80 individual meeting rooms, including the 5,000-square-foot Woodlands Room and an 80-seat tiered theater with rear-screen projection.
The Wyndham Lisle-Chicago Hotel and Executive Meeting Center recently underwent a major $9.2 million transformation in 2006, providing for all remodeled guest rooms, a newly-developed 12,000-square-foot Executive Meeting Center—complemented by the 11,000-square-foot ballroom—and the new Union Station restaurant and “L” lounge.
The Hyatt Lisle boasts a new and renovated Atrium, 312 suite-sized guestrooms, over 13,000 square feet of flexible meeting spaces and a new state-of-the-art fitness center. The Hyatt Lisle consistently exceeds the needs of business and leisure travelers. In addition to outstanding catering for weddings and social or business events, it has an in-house restaurant that offers casual dining with warmth and style.
At the Hilton Lisle/Naperville and Allgauer’s Restaurant you will find elegance and warmth combined with all of the amenities of a world-class hotel. Outstanding service and luxurious accommodations await you for your special evening or rejuvenating weekend getaway. Offering over 18,000 square feet of elegant function space, the Hilton provides the perfect location for your special occasion banquet or corporate meeting.
The Holiday Inn Select in Naperville stands as DuPage County’s largest hotel, offering full-service accommodations, plus extensive convention, banquet and leisure facilities. After a recent $40 million renovation and construction project, the Holiday Inn Select is now equipped with 426 guest rooms and more than 24,000 square feet of meeting space, ultimately allowing for a seamless transition to the brand-new Marriott Naperville.