Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Lake Villa

Enjoy the jazz and other features of Lake Villa. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Lake Villa

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Lake Villa has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags Great America (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Tempel Lipizzans (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Lake County Fairgrounds (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Wilmot Mountain (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Bonnie Brook Golf Course (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Greenshire Golf Course (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lake Villa

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Lake Villa is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Waukegan SportsPark (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Cook Memorial Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • McHenry Shores Beach Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • McCullom Lake (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Illinois Beach State Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Fox River Preserve (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)

How to get to and around Lake Villa

The nearest airport is in Kenosha, WI (ENW-Kenosha Regional), located 14.2 mi (22.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), which is 22.3 mi (35.9 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Lake Villa Station.

Where to stay around Lake Villa?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 78 holiday lettings near Lake Villa. From 52 Houses to 8 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 Lake Villa is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lake Villa Station: 129 holiday lettings
  • Dan Patch Stables: 361 holiday lettings
  • Ravinia Pavillion: 795 holiday lettings
  • McCullom Lake: 217 holiday lettings
  • Tarble Athletic and Recreation Center: 65 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Villa 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 Lake Villa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 52 Houses in Lake Villa. Our other popular types of Lake Villa holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lake Villa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Lake Villa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.