Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Oak Forest

Enjoy the live music and other features of Oak Forest. This welcoming and romantic city is well known for its forests, restaurants and shopping. Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre and Toyota Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Oak Forest

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Oak Forest a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brookfield Zoo (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Coyote Run Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Ravisloe Country Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Water's Edge Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Centennial Park Aquatic Center (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Orland Park Sportsplex (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Oak Forest

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Oak Forest. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gaelic Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Oak Hill Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Centennial Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Lan-Oak Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Marquette Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Oak Forest

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.5 mi (20.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 26.7 mi (42.9 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Oak Forest Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Oak Forest?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 33 holiday lettings around Oak Forest. From 18 Houses to 13 Flats, 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 Oak Forest?

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 Oak Forest:

  • Near North Side: 666 holiday homes
  • Chicago Loop: 830 holiday homes
  • Rush & Division: 263 holiday homes
  • Noble Square: 134 holiday homes
  • South Loop: 257 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 Oak Forest?

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

  • Oak Forest Station: 346 holiday lettings
  • Gaelic Park: 614 holiday lettings
  • Chicago 87th Street Station (Woodruff): 1,752 holiday lettings
  • Grant Park: 1,386 holiday lettings
  • Matteson 211th Street-Lincoln Highway Station: 65 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Oak Forest 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 Oak Forest?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 18 Houses in Oak Forest. Our other popular types of Oak Forest holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 11 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Oak Forest?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 29 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Oak Forest. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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