Destination guide

Travel to lively Downers Grove

Enjoy the live music and other features of Downers Grove. Well known for its restaurants, bars and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Brookfield Zoo and Toyota Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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

Sightseeing in and around Downers Grove

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Downers Grove has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brookfield Zoo (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Twin Lakes Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Seven Bridges Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Sea Lion Aquatic Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Four Lakes Alpine Snowsports (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Oak Brook Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Downers Grove

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Downers Grove is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belmont Prairie Nature Preserve (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Twin Lakes Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Ty Warner Park (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Morton Arboretum (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Creekside Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Downers Grove

Fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), the closest airport, located 13.8 mi (22.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), which is 14.2 mi (22.9 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Downers Grove Main Street Station, Downers Grove Belmont Station and Downers Grove Fairview Avenue Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay near Downers Grove?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 79 holiday rentals near Downers Grove. From 37 Houses to 36 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 near Downers Grove is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Downers Grove?

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 Downers Grove:

  • Logan Square: 442 holiday homes
  • Garfield Park: 20 holiday homes
  • Avondale: 57 holiday homes
  • Austin: 18 holiday homes
  • Humboldt Park: 109 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 Downers Grove?

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

  • Downers Grove Fairview Avenue Station: 664 holiday rentals
  • Downers Grove Main Street Station: 521 holiday rentals
  • Downers Grove Belmont Station: 268 holiday rentals
  • Belmont Prairie Nature Preserve: 230 holiday rentals
  • Orland Park 143rd Street Station: 306 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Downers Grove 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 Downers Grove?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 37 Houses in Downers Grove. Our other popular types of Downers Grove holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 36 holiday houses
  • Studios: 33 holiday houses
  • Guest houses: 2 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Downers Grove?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Downers Grove. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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