Destination guide

The vibrant area of Edgewater awaits your stay

Come and experience Edgewater and its entertainment, musicals and opera. This cosmopolitan city is known for its theatres, lake and restaurants. Wrigley Field and John Hancock Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Edgewater

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Edgewater a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. 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 (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Navy Pier (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (13.7 mi / 22 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Edgewater

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Edgewater is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Millennium Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Lincoln Park (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Grant Park (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Kathy Osterman Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Montrose Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • North Avenue Beach (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Edgewater

Fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.5 mi (20.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), which is 14.3 mi (23 km) away.

It's easy to get around Edgewater by catching a ride on the metro at Bryn Mawr Station, Thorndale Station or Granville Station.

Where to stay near Edgewater?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 111 holiday rentals near Edgewater. From 12 Houses to 87 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Edgewater for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Edgewater?

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 Edgewater:

  • Gold Coast: 220 holiday homes
  • Lincoln Park: 670 holiday homes
  • Sheffield Neighbors: 116 holiday homes
  • Rush & Division: 226 holiday homes
  • North Center: 190 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 Edgewater?

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

  • Loyola University Chicago: 1,670 holiday rentals
  • Granville Station: 1,635 holiday rentals
  • Berwyn Station: 1,648 holiday rentals
  • Thorndale Station: 1,636 holiday rentals
  • Bryn Mawr Station: 1,647 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 12 Houses in Edgewater. Our other popular types of Edgewater holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 87 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 holiday houses
  • Studios: 82 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Edgewater?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in Edgewater. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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