Destination guide

Take in the riverfront beauty of Wheeling

The riverfront and lake create a pretty picture of Wheeling. Renowned for its restaurants, shopping and ecotours, this city welcomes all visitors. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Wheeling

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Wheeling a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags Great America (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Rob Roy Golf Course (2.5 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Sportsman's Country Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Northbrook Sports Complex (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Glenview Park Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • The Glen Club (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Wheeling

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Wheeling is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Heritage Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Isaak Walton Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • River Trail Nature Center (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Camp Pine Woods (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • North School Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Gallery Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Wheeling

Fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), the closest airport, located 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 10.7 mi (17.2 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Wheeling Station.

Where to stay around Wheeling?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 32 holiday lettings near Wheeling. From 15 Houses to 8 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wheeling for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Wheeling:

  • Near North Side: 467 holiday homes
  • Chicago Loop: 615 holiday homes
  • Rush & Division: 216 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 Wheeling?

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

  • Heritage Park: 452 holiday lettings
  • Wheeling Station: 439 holiday lettings
  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center: 721 holiday lettings
  • About Face Theater: 1,388 holiday lettings
  • Villa Olivia Country Club: 86 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 15 Houses in Wheeling. Our other popular types of Wheeling holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 30 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Wheeling. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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