WILLIAM WRIGLEY JR.
Chewing gum magnate/philanthropist, former owner and president of the Chicago Cubs.
 
Inn: Former summer home of William Wrigley.  Island off the coast of California.
 
In 1921, William Wrigley Jr. had a vision of a summer home, and built this exquisite Georgian estate high atop hills overlooking the picturesque harbor and  breathtaking ocean view.  Wrigley brought his team, the Chicago Cubs, to the island for spring training and watched them from this hilltop estate.  Once the summer Getaway for President Coolige and President Harding.
 
Accommodations:
6 guest rooms are detailed with old-world antiques.  Ornamented with elaborate columns, arches, panel work and handmade moldings.  Chandeliers, furniture and furnishings are thoughtfully coordinated by specialty designers to create a classic total statement.  The leisure rooms with view of the ocean provide sumptuous couches and rattan furniture.  Rare pottery and art by island craftsmen from the 1920’s are displayed throughout the mansion.
 
Features:
Complimentary breakfast, evening wine and hors d’oeuvres.  Golf carts available to shuttle to town and tour the island.  You can participate in many activities and visit the Wrigley Memorial, the museum - once a casino, and the Botanical Garden.  Reserve a room, or the entire Inn.  6 month advance booking for weekends. 
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