Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Elmhurst

Enjoy the opera and other features of Elmhurst. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and cycling, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Wrigley Field and Willis Tower are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Stayz 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.


Activities and attractions in Elmhurst

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Elmhurst a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skydeck Ledge (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Oak Brook Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Bloomingdale Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Rainbow Falls Waterpark (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Elmhurst

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Elmhurst is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Millennium Park (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Lincoln Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Grant Park (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • York Woods County Forest Preserve (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Stevenson Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Lilacia Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Elmhurst

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), located 6 mi (9.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), which is 12.8 mi (20.6 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Elmhurst Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Elmhurst?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 166 holiday rentals around Elmhurst. From 111 flats & apartments to 43 holiday houses, 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 Elmhurst is on Stayz.

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

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 Elmhurst:

  • West Loop: 269 holiday homes
  • Logan Square: 256 holiday homes
  • Near North Side: 251 holiday homes
  • North Center: 123 holiday homes
  • Sheffield Neighbors: 61 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 Elmhurst?

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

  • Elmhurst Station: 1,261 holiday rentals
  • Swedish Covenant Hospital: 1,169 holiday rentals
  • Orland Park 143rd Street Station: 410 holiday rentals
  • Lilacia Park: 855 holiday rentals
  • Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio: 1,263 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Elmhurst 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 Condos/Apartments in Elmhurst?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 111 Condos/Apartments in Elmhurst. Our other popular types of Elmhurst holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 43 holiday houses
  • Studios: 102 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 3 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Elmhurst?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Elmhurst. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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