Plan for peace of mind

Some properties allow cancellations up to 14 days before arrival. Check the policy before booking.

Destination guide

The lakeside setting of McHenry is ready to explore

The lake and riverfront provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in McHenry. This city's bird watching, shopping and bars draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in McHenry

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that McHenry has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags Great America (16.6 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Bull Valley Golf Club (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • McHenry County Fairgrounds (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Richmond Hunting Club (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Hunter Country Club (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Craig Woods Golf Club (11 mi / 17.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in McHenry

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, McHenry is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • McHenry Shores Beach Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • McCullom Lake (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Veterans Acres Park (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Cook Memorial Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Fox River Preserve (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Three Oaks Recreation Area (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)

Transportation to and around McHenry

Fly into Kenosha, WI (ENW-Kenosha Regional), the closest airport, located 24 mi (38.6 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 (PWK-Chicago Executive), which is 24.1 mi (38.9 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to McHenry Station.

Where to stay around McHenry?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 261 holiday lettings near McHenry. From 168 Houses to 48 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near McHenry is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to McHenry?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in McHenry. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • McCullom Lake: 249 holiday lettings
  • McHenry City Hall: 140 holiday lettings
  • McHenry Shores Beach Park: 132 holiday lettings
  • McHenry Station: 171 holiday lettings
  • Dan Patch Stables: 375 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around McHenry listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in McHenry?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 168 Houses in McHenry. Our other popular types of McHenry holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in McHenry?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 54 holiday homes with pool available in McHenry. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.