Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Lake Villa

Enjoy the jazz and other features of Lake Villa. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Lake Villa

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Lake Villa has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags Great America (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Tempel Lipizzans (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Lake County Fairgrounds (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Wilmot Mountain (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Bonnie Brook Golf Course (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Greenshire Golf Course (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lake Villa

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Lake Villa is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waukegan SportsPark (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Cook Memorial Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • McHenry Shores Beach Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • McCullom Lake (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Illinois Beach State Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Fox River Preserve (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lake Villa

The nearest airport is in Kenosha, WI (ENW-Kenosha Regional), located 14.2 mi (22.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), which is 22.3 mi (35.9 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Lake Villa Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Lake Villa?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 76 holiday lettings around Lake Villa. From 54 Houses to 13 Flats, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lake Villa?

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

  • Lake Villa Station: 143 holiday lettings
  • Algonquin Historic Village Hall: 115 holiday lettings
  • Alpaca Art: 57 holiday lettings
  • Highland Park Fort Sheridan Station: 294 holiday lettings
  • Makray Memorial Golf Club: 153 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Villa 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 Lake Villa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 54 Houses in Lake Villa. Our other popular types of Lake Villa holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 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 internet/wifi in Lake Villa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 72 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Lake Villa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.