Destination guide

Travel to scenic Carpentersville

The forests and riverfront create a pretty picture of Carpentersville. This scenic city is known for its basketball games, fishing and hiking. 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 Carpentersville

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Carpentersville 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:

  • Raging Buffalo Snowboard Ski Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Terrace Hill Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Makray Memorial Golf Club (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Villa Olivia Country Club (8.4 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • The Water Works Indoor Water Park (10 mi / 16 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Carpentersville

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

  • Three Oaks Recreation Area (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Baker's Lake Nature Preserve (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Crystal Lake Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Fox River Preserve (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Veterans Acres Park (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Breezewald Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Carpentersville

Fly into Chicago, IL (DPA-Dupage), the closest airport, located 15.3 mi (24.7 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 (PWK-Chicago Executive), which is 18.8 mi (30.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Carpentersville?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 29 holiday lettings around Carpentersville. From 17 houses to 5 studios, 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 Carpentersville? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Carpentersville. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center: 718 holiday lettings
  • Villa Olivia Country Club: 159 holiday lettings
  • Algonquin Historic Village Hall: 96 holiday lettings
  • Fine Line Creative Arts Center: 85 holiday lettings
  • Pirates Cove Childrens Theme Park: 721 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 17 Houses in Carpentersville. Our other popular types of Carpentersville holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 6 self catering accommodations
  • House: 17 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carpentersville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Carpentersville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.