Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Northbrook

Experience the unique character of Northbrook with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the baseball games, shopping and restaurants. Wrigley Field and Lincoln Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Northbrook

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Northbrook a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lincoln Park Zoo (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Northbrook Sports Complex (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Sportsman's Country Club (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Willowhill Golf Course (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Glenview Park Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • The Glen Club (2.5 mi / 4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Northbrook

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Northbrook is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lincoln Park (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Kent Fuller Air Station Prairie (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Gallery Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • River Trail Nature Center (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Chicago Botanic Garden (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Camp Pine Woods (3.8 mi / 6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Northbrook

Fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), the closest airport, located 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 10.7 mi (17.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to North Glenview Station or Northbrook Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Northbrook?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 62 vacation rentals near Northbrook. From 21 Houses to 34 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 Northbrook for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Northbrook?

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 Northbrook:

  • Chicago Loop: 605 vacation rentals
  • Wrigleyville: 319 vacation rentals
  • Lakeview: 312 vacation rentals
  • Wicker Park: 600 vacation rentals
  • Gold Coast: 204 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 Northbrook?

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

  • Northbrook Sports Complex: 926 vacation rentals
  • River Trail Nature Center: 1,045 vacation rentals
  • Northbrook Village Hall: 935 vacation rentals
  • Northbrook Station: 1,018 vacation rentals
  • Sportsman's Country Club: 696 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 21 Houses in Northbrook. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Northbrook include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 34 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 6 rentals available
  • Studios: 23 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Northbrook?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Northbrook. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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