Destination guide

Take in the sunny beauty of Vernon Hills

The area's architecture and art galleries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Vernon Hills. This city's hockey games, restaurants and shopping draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Vernon Hills

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Vernon Hills a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags Great America (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Lambs Farm (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Lake County Fairgrounds (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Sportsman's Country Club (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Palatine Hills Golf Course (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Northbrook Sports Complex (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Vernon Hills

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Vernon Hills is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bristol Trails Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Heritage Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Breezewald Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Deer Grove Forest Preserve (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Isaak Walton Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Vernon Hills

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), located 8.7 mi (13.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 18 mi (28.9 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Vernon Hills Station.

Where to stay near Vernon Hills?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 32 holiday rentals near Vernon Hills. From 16 Houses to 8 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Vernon Hills for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Vernon Hills?

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 Vernon Hills:

  • Lincoln Park: 666 holiday homes
  • North Center: 189 holiday homes
  • West Bucktown: 124 holiday homes
  • Logan Square: 442 holiday homes
  • Wrigleyville: 388 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 Vernon Hills?

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

  • Cuneo Mansion and Gardens: 95 holiday rentals
  • Vernon Hills Station: 116 holiday rentals
  • Swedish Covenant Hospital: 1,642 holiday rentals
  • Lake County Fairgrounds: 103 holiday rentals
  • Tempel Lipizzans: 117 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Vernon Hills 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 Vernon Hills?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 16 Houses in Vernon Hills. Our other popular types of Vernon Hills holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 8 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 7 holiday houses
  • Studios: 9 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Vernon Hills?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 28 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Vernon Hills. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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