Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Albany Park

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Albany Park. Well known for its riverfront, hiking and bird watching, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Wrigley Field and John Hancock Center 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 Albany Park

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Albany Park a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skydeck Ledge (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Navy Pier (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Albany Park

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Albany Park. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Millennium Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Lincoln Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Grant Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Portage Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Kathy Osterman Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Hanson Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Albany Park

Fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.4 mi (15.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), which is 12.5 mi (20 km) away.

It's easy to get around Albany Park by catching a ride on the metro at Kimball Station, Kedzie Station or Francisco Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Albany Park?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 32 holiday lettings around Albany Park. From 5 houses to 26 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Albany Park?

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 Albany Park:

  • Chicago Loop: 246 holiday homes
  • Near North Side: 249 holiday homes
  • Bucktown: 68 holiday homes
  • Irving Park: 54 holiday homes
  • Rush & Division: 116 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 Albany Park? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Albany Park. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center: 881 holiday lettings
  • Chicago 103rd Street Station (Rosemoor): 1,050 holiday lettings
  • Grant Park: 726 holiday lettings
  • Highland Park: 587 holiday lettings
  • McCormick Place: 768 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Albany Park listed on 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 Albany Park?

Yes, of course. offers 5 Houses in Albany Park. Our other popular types of Albany Park holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Apartment: 25 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Albany Park?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 31 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Albany Park. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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