Destination guide

The captivating city of Lakeview awaits you

Take a vacation to Lakeview and enjoy the area's entertainment, theater scene and opera. Travelers like the lake, baseball games and bars in this cosmopolitan and walkable city. Take in top local attractions like Wrigley Field and Lincoln Park. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Lakeview

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Lakeview a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skydeck Ledge (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Navy Pier (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (12 mi / 19.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lakeview

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Lakeview. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Millennium Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Lincoln Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Grant Park (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Montrose Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • North Avenue Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Kathy Osterman Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Lakeview

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), located 11.7 mi (18.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 13.2 mi (21.2 km) away.

It's easy to get around Lakeview by jumping on the metro at Addison Station, Belmont Station or Wellington Station.

Where to stay around Lake View?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 375 vacation rentals near Lake View. From 59 Houses to 298 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 Lake View for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Lake View?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lake View:

  • Chicago Loop: 746 vacation rentals
  • Wrigleyville: 409 vacation rentals
  • Lincoln Park: 655 vacation rentals
  • River North: 492 vacation rentals
  • Magnificent Mile: 544 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Wrigley Field: 1,668 vacation rentals
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center: 1,659 vacation rentals
  • Chicago's Mercury Theater: 1,662 vacation rentals
  • Stage 773: 1,657 vacation rentals
  • Briar Street Theatre: 1,667 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake View 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 Lake View?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 59 Houses in Lake View. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lake View include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 298 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 6 rentals available
  • Studios: 238 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lake View?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Lake View. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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