Lake Villa


Lake Villa itself began in 1883 as a project of merchant E. J. Lehmann, founder of the Fair Department Store on State Street in Chicago. Lehmann bought land between Cedar Lake and Deep Lake and built a private resort and a sumptuous, 150-room hotel to entertain friends, guests, and vacationers.

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Attractions and Events

The Toucan Dive Shop offers scuba review programs, continuing education, group dive travel opportunities and scuba equipment. Learn to scuba dive right near you. Bella's Bouncies is a family fun center with moonwalks, slides, obstacle courses, and a crawl-thru climb. It's not only a great time for the kids, but for he whole family. Lehmann Park provides swimming in Cedar Lake, a boat launch, volleyball, a picnic shelter with tables and grills, horseshoe pits, playground equipment and restrooms. It is a favorite among residents.

Dive Center & Dive Shop - Toucan Dive

Homes In Lake Villa, IL

 Lake Villa is in Lake County and is one of the best places to live in Illinois. Living in Lake Villa offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Lake Villa there are a lot of parks.

468 Sandlewood Ln, Lake Villa, IL 60046 | MLS# 11741982 | Redfin

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