Find the best place to stay — Old Town

Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Old Town

Enjoy the museums and other features of Old Town. This welcoming and walkable city is well known for its bars, zoo and restaurants. John Hancock Center and Millennium 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 Old Town

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Old Town a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skydeck Ledge (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Navy Pier (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Old Town

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Old Town. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Millennium Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Lincoln Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Grant Park (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • North Avenue Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Oak Street Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Chicago Riverwalk (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Old Town

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), located 10 mi (16 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 (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 14.3 mi (23.1 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Sedgwick Station to easily navigate the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Old Town?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 248 holiday rentals around Old Town. From 207 Condos/Apartments to 30 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 Old Town is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Old Town?

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 Old Town:

  • Gold Coast: 250 holiday homes
  • Lincoln Park: 714 holiday homes
  • Sheffield Neighbors: 108 holiday homes
  • Rush & Division: 263 holiday homes
  • North Center: 191 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 Old Town?

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

  • Second City: 1,802 holiday rentals
  • Sedgwick Station: 1,802 holiday rentals
  • Swedish Covenant Hospital: 1,811 holiday rentals
  • Chicago 79th Street Station (Cheltenham): 1,782 holiday rentals
  • Orland Park 143rd Street Station: 341 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Old Town 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 Old Town?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 207 Condos/Apartments in Old Town. Our other popular types of Old Town holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 30 holiday houses
  • Studios: 139 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 3 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Old Town?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 71 holiday homes with pool available in Old Town. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.