Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Bronzeville

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Bronzeville. This welcoming and cosmopolitan city is known for its lake, beaches and restaurants. McCormick Place and Willis Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Bronzeville

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Bronzeville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skydeck Ledge (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Navy Pier (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (11.2 mi / 18 km)

Seasonal weather in Bronzeville

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bronzeville

Travelers appreciate the panoramic lake views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Bronzeville has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Bronzeville is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Millennium Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Grant Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Lincoln Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Lake Meadows Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Burnham Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Lakefront Trail (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Bronzeville

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.9 mi (11.1 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 18.2 mi (29.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Chicago 27th Street Station. It's easy to get around Bronzeville by catching a ride on the metro at Indiana Station, 43rd Station or 35th-Bronzeville-IIT Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Bronzeville?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 64 vacation rentals near Bronzeville. From 15 Houses to 43 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 Bronzeville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Bronzeville:

  • 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 Bronzeville?

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

  • Chicago 35th Street-Lou Jones-Bronzeville Station: 1,665 vacation rentals
  • Chicago 27th Street Station: 1,658 vacation rentals
  • Monument to the Great Northern Migration: 1,658 vacation rentals
  • SR Crown Hall: 1,666 vacation rentals
  • Indiana Station: 1,661 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 15 Houses in Bronzeville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bronzeville include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 43 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 4 rentals available
  • Studios: 32 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 57 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Bronzeville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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