Destination guide

Lively West Ridge will entice you

Take a holiday to West Ridge and enjoy the area's opera, entertainment and theatre scene. This city's restaurants, shopping and bars draw many visitors. Wrigley Field and John Hancock Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around West Ridge

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes West Ridge a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skydeck Ledge (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Navy Pier (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of West Ridge

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in West Ridge. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Millennium Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Lincoln Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Grant Park (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Kathy Osterman Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Montrose Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Portage Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around West Ridge

Fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.9 mi (17.6 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 13.2 mi (21.2 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around West Ridge?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 37 holiday rentals around West Ridge. From 6 Houses to 26 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around West Ridge is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to West Ridge?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in West Ridge:

  • Gold Coast: 248 holiday homes
  • Lincoln Park: 730 holiday homes
  • Sheffield Neighbors: 116 holiday homes
  • Rush & Division: 259 holiday homes
  • North Center: 196 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to West Ridge?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in West Ridge. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Swedish Covenant Hospital: 1,801 holiday rentals
  • Chicago 79th Street Station (Cheltenham): 1,778 holiday rentals
  • Chicago McCormick Place Station: 1,796 holiday rentals
  • Chicago's Mercury Theater: 1,813 holiday rentals
  • Crown Fountain: 1,809 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Ridge listed on Stayz 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 West Ridge?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 6 Houses in West Ridge. Our other popular types of West Ridge holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 26 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 holiday houses
  • Studios: 17 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in West Ridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 36 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in West Ridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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