Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Avondale getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Avondale with a stay in a private vacation home. One of the city's many top draws is its restaurants. Wrigley Field and John Hancock Center 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 Avondale

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Avondale a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skydeck Ledge (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Navy Pier (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Avondale

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Avondale is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Millennium Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Lincoln Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Grant Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Humboldt Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Portage Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Hanson Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Avondale

Fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.5 mi (16.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), which is 10.7 mi (17.2 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Addison Station to easily navigate the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Avondale?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 79 vacation rentals near Avondale. From 23 Houses to 54 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 Avondale for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Avondale:

  • West Town: 674 vacation rentals
  • Lincoln Park: 673 vacation rentals
  • Uptown: 1,227 vacation rentals
  • Near South Side: 699 vacation rentals
  • Wrigleyville: 410 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 Avondale?

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

  • Belmont Station (Blue Line): 1,751 vacation rentals
  • Grant Park: 1,337 vacation rentals
  • McCormick Place: 1,436 vacation rentals
  • Soldier Field: 1,798 vacation rentals
  • Wrigley Field: 1,811 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 23 Houses in Avondale. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Avondale include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 54 rentals available
  • Studios: 43 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Avondale?

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

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