Destination guide

Lively Oak Lawn will entice you

Enjoy the musicals and other features of Oak Lawn. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and baseball games, this welcoming city won't disappoint. McCormick Place and Willis Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Oak Lawn

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Oak Lawn has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skydeck Ledge (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Navy Pier (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Oak Lawn

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Oak Lawn. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Millennium Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Grant Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Marquette Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Gaelic Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Auburn Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Washington Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Oak Lawn

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.2 mi (8.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 19.8 mi (31.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Oak Lawn Station.

Where to stay around Oak Lawn?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 191 holiday lettings near Oak Lawn. From 59 Houses to 124 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 Oak Lawn is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Oak Lawn?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Oak Lawn:

  • Wicker Park: 697 holiday homes
  • West Town: 739 holiday homes
  • West Bucktown: 119 holiday homes
  • Gold Coast: 250 holiday homes
  • Magnolia Glen: 38 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Chicago Ridge Shopping Mall: 1,782 holiday lettings
  • Childrens Museum of Oak Lawn: 1,766 holiday lettings
  • Oak Lawn Station: 1,775 holiday lettings
  • Walt Disney House: 1,806 holiday lettings
  • Elmwood Park Mont Clare Station: 1,834 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Oak Lawn 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 Oak Lawn?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 59 Houses in Oak Lawn. Our other popular types of Oak Lawn holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 124 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 105 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Oak Lawn?

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

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