Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Prospect Heights

The lake and riverfront create a pretty picture of Prospect Heights. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, biking and shopping. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Prospect Heights

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Prospect Heights has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rob Roy Golf Course (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Sportsman's Country Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Northbrook Sports Complex (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Glenview Park Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • The Glen Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Arlington Lakes Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Prospect Heights

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Prospect Heights. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Isaak Walton Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • River Trail Nature Center (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Camp Pine Woods (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Heritage Park (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • North School Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Heritage Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)

Transportation to and around Prospect Heights

Fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), the closest airport, located 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 8.3 mi (13.4 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Prospect Heights Station.

Where to stay around Prospect Heights?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 33 holiday lettings near Prospect Heights. From 18 Houses to 7 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Prospect Heights area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Prospect Heights?

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 Prospect Heights:

  • Wicker Park: 687 holiday homes
  • West Town: 709 holiday homes
  • West Bucktown: 117 holiday homes
  • Gold Coast: 230 holiday homes
  • Magnolia Glen: 36 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 Prospect Heights?

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

  • Prospect Heights Station: 1,009 holiday lettings
  • Isaak Walton Park: 811 holiday lettings
  • Prospect Heights City Hall: 839 holiday lettings
  • Rob Roy Golf Course: 900 holiday lettings
  • Walt Disney House: 1,692 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Prospect Heights 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 Prospect Heights?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 18 Houses in Prospect Heights. Our other popular types of Prospect Heights holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 6 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Prospect Heights?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Prospect Heights. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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