Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating Joliet

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Joliet. This city's casino gaming, shopping and baseball games draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like Rialto Square Theater and Silver Cross Field. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Joliet

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Joliet has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mistwood Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Bolingbrook Golf Club (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Naperbrook Golf Course (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Orland Park Sportsplex (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Cog Hill Golf & Country Club (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Centennial Park Aquatic Center (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Joliet

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Joliet is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Forest Preserve District of Will County (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Centennial Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Centennial Beach (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Willowbrook Community Park (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Gaelic Park (18.7 mi / 30 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Joliet

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), located 26.4 mi (42.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (DPA-Dupage), which is 28.1 mi (45.2 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Joliet Gateway Center.

Where to stay around Joliet?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 12 vacation rentals near Joliet. From 8 Houses to 3 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Joliet for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Joliet?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Joliet. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Chicagoland Speedway: 22 vacation rentals
  • Westfield Louis Joliet Shopping Mall: 39 vacation rentals
  • Route 66 Raceway: 21 vacation rentals
  • Harrah's Casino: 35 vacation rentals
  • Joliet Area Historical Museum: 36 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Joliet listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Joliet?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 8 Houses in Joliet. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Joliet include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Studios: 3 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Joliet?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 9 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Joliet. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.