Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Whittington

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Whittington. Travellers especially like the lake, boating and fishing in this welcoming and trendy city. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Whittington

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

  • Pheasant Hollow Winery (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Franklin County Fairgrounds (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Jefferson County Fairgrounds (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Whittington

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Whittington is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Benton City Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Whittington

Fly into Marion, IL (MWA-Williamson County Regional), the closest airport, located 25 mi (40.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Whittington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 13 holiday lettings around Whittington. From 2 Houses to 2 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 Whittington?

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

  • Pheasant Hollow Winery: 18 holiday lettings
  • Southern Illinois Art and Artisans Center: 18 holiday lettings
  • I-57 Drag Strip: 22 holiday lettings
  • King City Square Shopping Center: 18 holiday lettings
  • Franklin County Fairgrounds: 20 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2 Houses in Whittington. Our other popular types of Whittington holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2 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 pool in Whittington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Whittington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.