Plan for peace of mind

Some properties allow cancellations up to 14 days before arrival. Check the policy before booking.

Destination guide

Travel to lively Valparaiso

Take a vacation to Valparaiso and enjoy the area's festivals, live music and theater scene. This city's university setting, sporting events and cathedral draw many visitors. 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Valparaiso

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Valparaiso a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Deep River Water Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Washington Park Zoo (19.7 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Legacy Hills Golf Club (19.9 mi / 32 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Valparaiso

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Valparaiso is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Indiana Dunes State Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Marquette Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Kankakee State Fish and Wildlife Area (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Hoosier Prairie (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Valparaiso

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), located 41.6 mi (66.9 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Valparaiso?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 91 house rentals around Valparaiso. From 9 Cottages to 51 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Valparaiso is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Valparaiso?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Valparaiso. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Valparaiso University: 109 home rentals
  • The Course at Aberdeen: 97 home rentals
  • Memorial Opera House: 105 home rentals
  • Chicago Street Theatre: 105 home rentals
  • Indiana Dunes State Park: 994 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Valparaiso listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Valparaiso?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Cottages in Valparaiso. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Valparaiso include:

  • Houses: 51 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 13 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 9 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Valparaiso?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation homes with pool available in Valparaiso.