Destination guide

Exciting Batavia will entice you

The riverfront, countryside and forests are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Batavia. Travelers appreciate the shopping in this walkable city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Batavia

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Batavia 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:

  • Kane County Fairgrounds (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Arrowhead Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Wheaton College (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Raging Waves Waterpark (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Villa Olivia Country Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Sea Lion Aquatic Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Batavia

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Batavia is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blackwell Forest Preserve (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Centennial Beach (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Morton Arboretum (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Belmont Prairie Nature Preserve (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Lilacia Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Twin Lakes Park (18 mi / 29 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Batavia

Fly into Chicago, IL (DPA-Dupage), the closest airport, located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 23.2 mi (37.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Batavia?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 39 vacation rentals near Batavia. From 25 Houses to 10 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 Batavia for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Batavia Depot Museum: 95 vacation rentals
  • Woodfield Mall: 271 vacation rentals
  • Schaumburg Convention Center: 245 vacation rentals
  • Morton Arboretum: 199 vacation rentals
  • Geneva Commons: 90 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 25 Houses in Batavia. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Batavia include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 12 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Batavia?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Batavia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.