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

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

  • Elgin National Street Station: 47 holiday lettings
  • Elgin Big Timber Road Station: 40 holiday lettings
  • Elgin Station: 44 holiday lettings
  • Hemmens Cultural Center: 44 holiday lettings
  • Grand Victoria Casino: 48 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Elgin 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.

Head to the lively city of Elgin

Enjoy the live music and other features of Elgin. Renowned for its restaurants, riverfront and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities and attractions in and around Elgin

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Elgin a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Villa Olivia Country Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Raging Buffalo Snowboard Ski Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Terrace Hill Golf Course (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • The Water Works Indoor Water Park (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Kane County Fairgrounds (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)

Exploring the natural features in Elgin

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Elgin is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Baker's Lake Nature Preserve (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Three Oaks Recreation Area (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Crystal Lake Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Deer Grove Forest Preserve (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Veterans Acres Park (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Fox River Preserve (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)