Destination guide

Artsy Grand Boulevard will entice you

Take a vacation to Grand Boulevard and enjoy the area's art galleries, history and jazz. This cosmopolitan city is known for its restaurants, beaches and churches. McCormick Place and Willis Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Grand Boulevard

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Grand Boulevard a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skydeck Ledge (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Navy Pier (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Grand Boulevard

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

  • Millennium Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Grant Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Lincoln Park (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Washington Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Burnham Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Lake Meadows Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Grand Boulevard

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.6 mi (10.6 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 18.6 mi (30 km) away.

You can see more of Grand Boulevard by catching a ride on the metro at 47th Station, 43rd Station or Indiana Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Grand Boulevard?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 46 vacation rentals near Grand Boulevard. From 14 Houses to 28 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 Grand Boulevard for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Grand Boulevard?

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 Grand Boulevard:

  • Chicago Loop: 826 vacation rentals
  • Wrigleyville: 412 vacation rentals
  • Lincoln Park: 706 vacation rentals
  • River North: 552 vacation rentals
  • Magnificent Mile: 606 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 Grand Boulevard?

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

  • 43rd Station: 1,829 vacation rentals
  • Wrigley Field: 1,827 vacation rentals
  • Grant Park: 1,396 vacation rentals
  • Chicago Water Tower: 1,824 vacation rentals
  • McCormick Place: 1,526 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Grand Boulevard 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 Grand Boulevard?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14 Houses in Grand Boulevard. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Grand Boulevard include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 28 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 19 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 42 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Grand Boulevard. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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