Plan for peace of mind

Some properties allow cancellations up to 14 days before arrival. Check the policy before booking.

Destination guide

Why people love visiting culturally rich Harvard

Take a holiday to Harvard and enjoy the area's culture, monuments and history. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Harvard

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Harvard has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • McHenry County Fairgrounds (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Animal Gardens (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Geneva National Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Bull Valley Golf Club (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Paradise Golf Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Aerial Adventures (14.9 mi / 24 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Harvard

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Harvard is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Emricson Park (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Williams Bay Beach (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Big Foot Beach State Park (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Four Seasons Nature Preserve (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Riviera Beach (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • McCullom Lake (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Harvard

Fly into Rockford, IL (RFD-Greater Rockford), the closest airport, located 28.7 mi (46.2 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Harvard Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Harvard?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 68 holiday lettings around Harvard. From 37 houses to 22 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Harvard?

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

  • Harvard Station: 284 holiday lettings
  • Lake Geneva Cruise Line: 367 holiday lettings
  • Lake Geneva Canopy Tours: 348 holiday lettings
  • Veterans Acres Park: 113 holiday lettings
  • Moose Mountain Falls Waterpark: 374 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 37 Houses in Harvard. Our other popular types of Harvard holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Harvard?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 36 holiday homes with pool available in Harvard. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.