Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Lake Zurich is ready to explore

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Lake Zurich. Travellers to this scenic city praise the lake, cafes and shopping. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Lake Zurich

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Lake Zurich a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags Great America (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Makray Memorial Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Palatine Hills Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Lake County Fairgrounds (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Lambs Farm (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Schaumburg Medieval Times (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Lake Zurich

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lake Zurich is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bristol Trails Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Breezewald Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Deer Grove Forest Preserve (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Baker's Lake Nature Preserve (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Cook Memorial Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lake Zurich

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), located 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 17.2 mi (27.6 km) away.

Where to stay near Lake Zurich?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 49 holiday rentals near Lake Zurich. From 24 Houses to 10 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lake Zurich for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lake Zurich?

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 Lake Zurich:

  • North Center: 189 holiday homes
  • West Bucktown: 118 holiday homes
  • Palmer Square: 88 holiday homes
  • Logan Square: 442 holiday homes
  • West Town: 709 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 Lake Zurich?

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

  • Village Square Shopping Center: 106 holiday rentals
  • Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park: 100 holiday rentals
  • Bristol Trails Park: 107 holiday rentals
  • Breezewald Park: 104 holiday rentals
  • Swedish Covenant Hospital: 1,674 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Zurich 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 Lake Zurich?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 24 Houses in Lake Zurich. Our other popular types of Lake Zurich holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 2 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 2 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lake Zurich?

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