Destination guide

The friendly area of Skokie awaits your stay

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Skokie. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, restaurants and sporting events. Wrigley Field and John Hancock Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Skokie

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Skokie a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skydeck Ledge (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Navy Pier (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Skokie

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Skokie. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Millennium Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Lincoln Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Grant Park (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Monument Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Gallery Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Kent Fuller Air Station Prairie (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Skokie

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), located 9.2 mi (14.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), which is 9.6 mi (15.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Skokie?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 817 holiday lettings near Skokie. From 156 Houses to 606 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Skokie for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Skokie:

  • Near North Side: 457 holiday homes
  • Chicago Loop: 600 holiday homes
  • Rush & Division: 217 holiday homes
  • West Bucktown: 104 holiday homes
  • Noble Square: 117 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Emily Oaks Nature Center: 1,378 holiday lettings
  • Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center: 1,308 holiday lettings
  • Illinois Science and Technology Park: 1,365 holiday lettings
  • North Shore Center for the Performing Arts: 1,331 holiday lettings
  • Skokie Theatre: 1,371 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 156 Houses in Skokie. Our other popular types of Skokie holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 606 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 498 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations

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 Skokie?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Skokie. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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