Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Itasca

Enjoy the live music and other features of Itasca. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, sporting events and restaurants. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Itasca

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Itasca a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brookfield Zoo (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Pirates Cove Childrens Theme Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Rainbow Falls Waterpark (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Bloomingdale Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Lynfred Winery (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Center (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Itasca

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 Itasca. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ned Brown Forest Preserve (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Heritage Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Lilacia Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Lake Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Apache Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Arndt Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Itasca

Fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.8 mi (9.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), which is 11.4 mi (18.4 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Itasca Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Itasca?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 95 holiday lettings around Itasca. From 67 flats & apartments to 23 houses, 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 Itasca?

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 Itasca:

  • Irving Park: 55 holiday homes
  • Humboldt Park: 79 holiday homes
  • Portage Park: 21 holiday homes
  • Garfield Park: 24 holiday homes
  • Avondale: 54 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 Itasca? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Itasca. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Itasca Station: 792 holiday lettings
  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center: 715 holiday lettings
  • Villa Olivia Country Club: 159 holiday lettings
  • Highland Park: 518 holiday lettings
  • Algonquin Historic Village Hall: 96 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Itasca 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 Flats in Itasca?

Yes, of course. offers 67 Flats in Itasca. Our other popular types of Itasca holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 58 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Itasca?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Itasca. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.