Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Lake Zurich is ready to explore

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Lake Zurich. Travelers to this scenic city praise the lake, cafés and shopping. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Lake Zurich

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Lake Zurich a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags Great America (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Makray Memorial Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Palatine Hills Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Lake County Fairgrounds (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Lambs Farm (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Schaumburg Medieval Times (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lake Zurich

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

  • Bristol Trails Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Breezewald Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Deer Grove Forest Preserve (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Baker's Lake Nature Preserve (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Cook Memorial Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Lake Zurich

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), located 9.5 mi (15.3 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 17.2 mi (27.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Lake Zurich?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 48 vacation rentals near Lake Zurich. From 25 Houses to 9 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 Zurich for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Zurich:

  • Logan Square: 426 vacation rentals
  • West Town: 671 vacation rentals
  • Ravenswood: 102 vacation rentals
  • North Center: 188 vacation rentals
  • Lincoln Square: 498 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 Zurich?

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

  • Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park: 99 vacation rentals
  • Bristol Trails Park: 99 vacation rentals
  • Breezewald Park: 99 vacation rentals
  • Village Square Shopping Center: 100 vacation rentals
  • Naval Base Great Lakes: 88 vacation rentals

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

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 43 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Lake Zurich. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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