Destination guide

Theatrical Merrillville will entice you

The area's theatre scene and live music are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Merrillville. This city's shopping, restaurants and local tours draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Merrillville

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Merrillville a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Deep River Water Park (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Lost Marsh Golf Course (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Ravisloe Country Club (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Merrillville

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Merrillville is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hoosier Prairie (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Marquette Park (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Lan-Oak Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Indiana Dunes State Park (18.7 mi / 30 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Merrillville

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 30.8 mi (49.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 46.1 mi (74.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Merrillville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 65 holiday lettings near Merrillville. From 41 Houses to 4 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Merrillville for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Merrillville?

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

  • Star Plaza Theatre: 94 holiday lettings
  • Deep River Water Park: 90 holiday lettings
  • Chicago 87th Street Station (Woodruff): 1,347 holiday lettings
  • Chicago 103rd Street Station (Rosemoor): 1,304 holiday lettings
  • University of Chicago: 1,371 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 41 Houses in Merrillville. Our other popular types of Merrillville holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Merrillville?

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

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