Destination guide

The vibrant city of North Center awaits you

Come and experience North Center and its architecture, history and live music. This cosmopolitan and walkable city entices travellers with its bars and coffee shops. Wrigley Field and John Hancock Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around North Center

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes North Center a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skydeck Ledge (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Navy Pier (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of North Center

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in North Center. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Millennium Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Lincoln Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Grant Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Montrose Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Humboldt Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Kathy Osterman Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around North Center

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.4 mi (18.3 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 11.5 mi (18.6 km) away.

Walk to nearby metro transport at Addison Station or Irving Park Station to easily get around the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around North Center?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 191 holiday lettings around North Center. From 27 Houses to 149 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to North Center?

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 North Center:

  • Near North Side: 588 holiday homes
  • Chicago Loop: 743 holiday homes
  • Rush & Division: 219 holiday homes
  • West Bucktown: 125 holiday homes
  • Noble Square: 127 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 North Center?

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

  • Chicago 87th Street Station (Woodruff): 1,615 holiday lettings
  • Grant Park: 1,263 holiday lettings
  • About Face Theater: 1,662 holiday lettings
  • Chicago 115th Street Station (Morgan Park): 1,475 holiday lettings
  • Chicago 103rd Street Station (Rosemoor): 1,569 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around North Center 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 North Center?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 27 Houses in North Center. Our other popular types of North Center holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 149 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 125 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 pool in North Center?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in North Center. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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