Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Whiting

Learn about the unique charm of Whiting with a stay in a holiday home rental. Well known for its kitesurfing, windsurfing and shopping, this romantic city won't disappoint. McCormick Place and Millennium Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Whiting

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Whiting a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skydeck Ledge (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Navy Pier (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Lost Marsh Golf Course (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Ravisloe Country Club (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Whiting

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Whiting is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Millennium Park (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Grant Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Jackson Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Lan-Oak Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Osaka Garden (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Whiting

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), located 14.4 mi (23.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 29.2 mi (46.9 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Hammond-Whiting Station.

Where to stay near Whiting?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 115 holiday rentals near Whiting. From 27 Houses to 83 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Whiting for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Whiting:

  • Gold Coast: 222 holiday homes
  • Miller Beach: 34 holiday homes
  • Lincoln Park: 662 holiday homes
  • Sheffield Neighbors: 115 holiday homes
  • Rush & Division: 235 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 Whiting?

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

  • Hammond-Whiting Station: 1,267 holiday rentals
  • Lost Marsh Golf Course: 989 holiday rentals
  • Horseshoe Hammond Casino: 1,256 holiday rentals
  • Swedish Covenant Hospital: 1,629 holiday rentals
  • Matteson 211th Street-Lincoln Highway Station: 56 holiday rentals

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

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 83 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 holiday houses
  • Studios: 74 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Whiting?

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

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