Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Boystown

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Boystown. This city's restaurants, shopping and bars attract many visitors, as does its walkable and cosmopolitan location. Wrigley Field and John Hancock Center 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.


Sightseeing in and around Boystown

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

  • Skydeck Ledge (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Navy Pier (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (5.7 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Boystown

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

  • Millennium Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Lincoln Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Grant Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Montrose Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • North Avenue Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Kathy Osterman Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Boystown

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.8 mi (19 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 13.4 mi (21.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Boystown?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 79 holiday lettings around Boystown. From 13 houses to 58 flats & apartments, 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 Boystown?

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 Boystown:

  • Chicago Loop: 255 holiday homes
  • Near North Side: 251 holiday homes
  • Bucktown: 63 holiday homes
  • Irving Park: 55 holiday homes
  • Rush & Division: 116 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 Boystown? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Boystown. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Flashy Trash: 1,175 holiday lettings
  • Chicago 103rd Street Station (Rosemoor): 1,070 holiday lettings
  • Grant Park: 726 holiday lettings
  • Highland Park: 617 holiday lettings
  • McCormick Place: 806 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Boystown 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 Houses in Boystown?

Yes, of course. offers 13 Houses in Boystown. Our other popular types of Boystown holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 58 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 36 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 2 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 77 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Boystown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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