Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Wheaton

Learn about the unique charm of Wheaton with a stay in a holiday home rental. Renowned for its university setting, zoo and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. Chicago Premium Outlets and Brookfield Zoo 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

Sightseeing in and around Wheaton

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Wheaton a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brookfield Zoo (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Wheaton College (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Arrowhead Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Sea Lion Aquatic Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Four Lakes Alpine Snowsports (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Seven Bridges Golf Club (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Wheaton

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Wheaton. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Morton Arboretum (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Blackwell Forest Preserve (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Lilacia Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Belmont Prairie Nature Preserve (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Centennial Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Ty Warner Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Wheaton

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (DPA-Dupage), located 8.1 mi (13.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 13.3 mi (21.4 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Wheaton Station or Wheaton College Avenue Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay near Wheaton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 75 holiday rentals near Wheaton. From 40 Houses to 27 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wheaton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • French Market: 185 holiday rentals
  • Wheaton Station: 185 holiday rentals
  • Wheaton College Avenue Station: 196 holiday rentals
  • Billy Graham Center Museum: 192 holiday rentals
  • Center for History: 153 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wheaton 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 Wheaton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 40 Houses in Wheaton. Our other popular types of Wheaton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 27 holiday houses
  • Studios: 26 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wheaton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Wheaton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.