Destination guide

The charming area of Glencoe awaits your stay

The forests and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Glencoe. This romantic city is known for its biking, shopping and restaurants. Wrigley Field and Lincoln Park 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.


Sightseeing in and around Glencoe

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Glencoe has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lincoln Park Zoo (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Willowhill Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Wagner Farm (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Glenview Park Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Northbrook Sports Complex (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • The Glen Club (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Glencoe

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

  • Lincoln Park (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Chicago Botanic Garden (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Ravinia Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Rosewood Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Kent Fuller Air Station Prairie (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Gallery Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)

How to get to and around Glencoe

Fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), the closest airport, located 7 mi (11.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 13.1 mi (21 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Glencoe Station.

Where to stay around Glencoe?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 63 holiday lettings near Glencoe. From 24 Houses to 29 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 Glencoe is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Glencoe?

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 Glencoe:

  • Wicker Park: 567 holiday homes
  • Near West Side: 310 holiday homes
  • West Rogers Park: 41 holiday homes
  • Bronzeville: 52 holiday homes
  • South Loop: 115 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Glencoe?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 24 Houses in Glencoe. Our other popular types of Glencoe holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 16 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Glencoe?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Glencoe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.