Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Whiting

Learn about the unique charm of Whiting with a stay in a holiday home rental. Well known for its kitesurfing, windsurfing and shopping, this romantic city won't disappoint. McCormick Place and Millennium Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Whiting

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Whiting 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:

  • Skydeck Ledge (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Navy Pier (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Lost Marsh Golf Course (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Ravisloe Country Club (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Whiting

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

  • Millennium Park (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Grant Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Jackson Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Lan-Oak Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Osaka Garden (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Whiting

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), located 14.4 mi (23.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 29.2 mi (46.9 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Hammond-Whiting Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Whiting?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 110 holiday rentals around Whiting. From 50 flats & apartments to 39 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 Whiting is on Stayz.

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

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 Whiting:

  • Chicago Loop: 260 holiday homes
  • West Loop: 262 holiday homes
  • Logan Square: 288 holiday homes
  • Printer's Row: 67 holiday homes
  • Near North Side: 260 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 Whiting?

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

  • Hammond-Whiting Station: 900 holiday rentals
  • Lost Marsh Golf Course: 663 holiday rentals
  • Horseshoe Hammond Casino: 878 holiday rentals
  • Harvey Community Center: 421 holiday rentals
  • Swedish Covenant Hospital: 1,237 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 50 Condos/Apartments in Whiting. Our other popular types of Whiting holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 39 holiday houses
  • Studios: 54 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 2 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 internet/wifi in Whiting?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 95 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Whiting. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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