Building Amenities & Features

Luxury, Lakefront Living

At 45 stories and 498 residential units, 12 units per floor, Malibu East stands on the corner of Sheridan Road and Glenlake Avenue on the water’s edge of Lake Michigan. 

The Views

Malibu East provides its owners with one of the most magnificent panoramic views of the lake and skyline to be found anywhere in Chicago. They’re nothing short of magical!

Malibu East Plaza

The ground floor of Malibu East encompasses the association-owned Malibu East Plaza retail center of shops and services, including a well-stocked convenience mart, dentist and doctor offices and full-service workout studio.  This shopping mall is accessible from Sheridan Road and internally from Malibu East’s elevators.


Above Malibu East Plaza are three floors dedicated to the building-managed valet indoor parking garage, with ample spaces to serve residents and their guests. Self-park and electric charging stations are also available.

Car/Bike Access/Egress

Entrance to Malibu East is through an elegantly-landscaped, protected courtyard providing weatherproof access to the lobby. The dual-entry drive provides access to both Sheridan Road and the stoplight-controlled intersection of Glenlake Ave for simple car/bicycle exit and entry.


In addition to valet parking, Malibu East provides 24-hour doorman service, a 24/7 on-site engineer, and a staffed receiving room for packages delivered Monday through Saturday.


Residents can enjoy outdoor time to relax or socialize on the expansive 4th floor sundeck overlooking Lake Michigan. The fully-landscaped deck includes two heated adult pools, tennis courts, a running track, gazebos, and a walking area complete benches and tables.

Active Social Community

Other Shared Amenities

  • Multi-purpose Windjammer Room with full kitchen and wet bar for private parties
  • Three exercise rooms with fitness equipment
  • Malibu East is pet-friendly and provides two private fenced dog runs and cat litter disposal on each floor
  • Children’s Playroom with equipment and toys
  • Community room with lending library
  • Dedicated storage lockers
  • Secure bicycle storage room
  • Bulk Cable and High speed Internet service included in assessment
  • Two saunas
  • Billiard Room
  • Large laundry room at subsidized rates
  • Four-bay loading dock and receiving room
  • ADA access to the lobby, garage, and Malibu East Plaza
  • Ping Pong Room
  • and more!