Destination guide

Delight in the picturesque landscape of Darien

The area's temples and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Darien. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and basketball games, this city welcomes all visitors. Toyota Park and Brookfield Zoo are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Darien

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Darien a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brookfield Zoo (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Twin Lakes Golf Course (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Boughton Ridge Golf Course (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Seven Bridges Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Cog Hill Golf & Country Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Four Lakes Alpine Snowsports (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Darien

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Darien is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Willowbrook Community Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Twin Lakes Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Creekside Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Ty Warner Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Belmont Prairie Nature Preserve (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Darien

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.9 mi (20.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 16.6 mi (26.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Darien?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 63 holiday rentals near Darien. From 27 Houses to 29 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Darien for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Darien?

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 Darien:

  • Lincoln Park: 654 holiday homes
  • North Center: 189 holiday homes
  • West Bucktown: 110 holiday homes
  • Palmer Square: 79 holiday homes
  • Logan Square: 416 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 Darien?

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

  • National Shrine of St. Therese: 324 holiday rentals
  • Swedish Covenant Hospital: 1,610 holiday rentals
  • Matteson 211th Street-Lincoln Highway Station: 59 holiday rentals
  • Downers Grove Fairview Avenue Station: 643 holiday rentals
  • Orland Park 143rd Street Station: 309 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 27 Houses in Darien. Our other popular types of Darien holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 29 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 holiday houses
  • Studios: 27 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 Darien?

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

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