Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Lake Zurich is ready to explore

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Lake Zurich. Travelers to this scenic city praise the lake, cafés and shopping. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Lake Zurich

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Lake Zurich a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags Great America (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Makray Memorial Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Palatine Hills Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Lake County Fairgrounds (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Lambs Farm (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Schaumburg Medieval Times (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Lake Zurich

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lake Zurich is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bristol Trails Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Breezewald Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Deer Grove Forest Preserve (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Baker's Lake Nature Preserve (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Cook Memorial Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)

Traveling to and around Lake Zurich

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), located 9.5 mi (15.3 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 17.2 mi (27.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Lake Zurich?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 137 holiday lettings near Lake Zurich. From 26 Condos/Apartments to 33 Houses, 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 Zurich is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lake Zurich?

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 Lake Zurich:

  • Irving Park: 70 holiday homes
  • Logan Square: 422 holiday homes
  • Albany Park: 42 holiday homes
  • West Town: 585 holiday homes
  • Garfield Park: 29 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 Lake Zurich? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Lake Zurich. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Deer Park Town Center: 252 holiday lettings
  • Village Square Shopping Center: 218 holiday lettings
  • Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park: 217 holiday lettings
  • Bristol Trails Park: 263 holiday lettings
  • Breezewald Park: 237 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Zurich listed on 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 Condos/Apartments in Lake Zurich?

Yes, of course. offers 26 Condos/Apartments in Lake Zurich. Our other popular types of Lake Zurich holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 33 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 67 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 Lake Zurich?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 36 holiday homes with pool available in Lake Zurich. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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