Destination guide

Travel to lively Highland Park

Enjoy the live music and other features of Highland Park. This city's gardens, shopping and sporting events draw many visitors. Six Flags Great America and Wrigley Field are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Highland Park

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Highland Park has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags Great America (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Sportsman's Country Club (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Northbrook Sports Complex (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Willowhill Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Glenview Park Golf Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • The Glen Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Highland Park

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Highland Park is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lincoln Park (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Rosewood Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Chicago Botanic Garden (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Ravinia Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Kent Fuller Air Station Prairie (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Gallery Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Highland Park

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), located 6.3 mi (10.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 14.8 mi (23.9 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Highland Park Station, Highland Park Ravinia Station and Highland Park Ravinia Park Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay near Highland Park?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 36 holiday rentals near Highland Park. From 18 Houses to 13 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Highland Park is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Highland Park?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Highland Park:

  • Chicago Loop: 572 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 205 holiday homes
  • Lakeshore East: 97 holiday homes
  • Gold Coast: 181 holiday homes
  • Lakeview: 309 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Highland Park?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Highland Park. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Highland Park Fort Sheridan Station: 206 holiday rentals
  • Highland Park Station: 514 holiday rentals
  • Chicago Botanic Garden: 839 holiday rentals
  • Highland Park Ravinia Station: 688 holiday rentals
  • Highland Park Braeside Station: 868 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Highland Park listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Highland Park?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 18 Houses in Highland Park. Our other popular types of Highland Park holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 5 holiday houses
  • Studios: 13 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Highland Park?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Highland Park. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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