Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Western Springs

The area's architecture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Western Springs. This city is well-known for its restaurants and shopping. Willis Tower and Skydeck Ledge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Western Springs

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Western Springs a fun spot to go on holiday. 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 (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Navy Pier (16.2 mi / 26 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Western Springs

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Western Springs is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Millennium Park (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Grant Park (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Creekside Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Ty Warner Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • York Woods County Forest Preserve (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Western Springs

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 12.1 mi (19.4 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Western Springs Station.

Where to stay around Western Springs?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 75 holiday lettings near Western Springs. From 22 Houses to 45 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Western Springs is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Western Springs?

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 Western Springs:

  • Chicago Loop: 602 holiday homes
  • Rush & Division: 204 holiday homes
  • West Bucktown: 100 holiday homes
  • Noble Square: 116 holiday homes
  • Sheffield Neighbors: 107 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 Western Springs?

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

  • Western Springs Station: 1,425 holiday lettings
  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center: 735 holiday lettings
  • Grant Park: 1,052 holiday lettings
  • About Face Theater: 1,393 holiday lettings
  • Chicago 115th Street Station (Morgan Park): 1,249 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Western Springs 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 Western Springs?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 22 Houses in Western Springs. Our other popular types of Western Springs holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 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 Western Springs?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Western Springs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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