Destination guide

Travel to friendly Johnsburg

The riverfront and lake create a pretty picture of Johnsburg. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its bars and restaurants. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Johnsburg

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Johnsburg a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags Great America (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Richmond Hunting Club (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Hunter Country Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Wilmot Mountain (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Bull Valley Golf Club (10 mi / 16 km)
  • McHenry County Fairgrounds (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Johnsburg

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

  • McCullom Lake (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • McHenry Shores Beach Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cook Memorial Park (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Veterans Acres Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Fox River Preserve (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Three Oaks Recreation Area (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Johnsburg

The nearest airport is in Kenosha, WI (ENW-Kenosha Regional), located 21.8 mi (35.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), which is 25.3 mi (40.6 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Johnsburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 72 holiday rentals around Johnsburg. From 56 Houses to 3 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 Johnsburg is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Spinning Top and Yo-Yo Museum: 334 holiday rentals
  • Lake County Fairgrounds: 124 holiday rentals
  • Black Point Estate: 305 holiday rentals
  • Tempel Lipizzans: 129 holiday rentals
  • Gurnee Mills: 123 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 56 Houses in Johnsburg. Our other popular types of Johnsburg holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 5 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 Johnsburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Johnsburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.