Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Western Springs

The area's architecture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Western Springs. This city is well-known for its restaurants and shopping. Willis Tower and Skydeck Ledge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Western Springs

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Western Springs a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skydeck Ledge (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Navy Pier (16.2 mi / 26 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Western Springs

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Western Springs is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Millennium Park (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Grant Park (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Creekside Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Ty Warner Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • York Woods County Forest Preserve (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Western Springs

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 12.1 mi (19.4 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Western Springs Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Western Springs?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 116 vacation rentals near Western Springs. From 36 houses to 73 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Western Springs for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Western Springs?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 36 Houses in Western Springs. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Western Springs include:

  • Flats: 73 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Western Springs?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Western Springs. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.