Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Garfield Ridge

The area's live music and churches are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Garfield Ridge. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this trendy city. McCormick Place and Willis Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Garfield Ridge

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Garfield Ridge a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skydeck Ledge (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Navy Pier (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (11 mi / 17.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Garfield Ridge

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Garfield Ridge. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Millennium Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Grant Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Lincoln Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Marquette Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Douglas Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Garfield Park (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Garfield Ridge

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 1.3 mi (2.1 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 14.4 mi (23.2 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Midway Station to easily navigate the city.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Garfield Ridge?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Garfield Ridge:

  • Chicago Loop: 777 vacation rentals
  • Wrigleyville: 391 vacation rentals
  • Lincoln Park: 684 vacation rentals
  • River North: 510 vacation rentals
  • Magnificent Mile: 571 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Garfield Ridge?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Garfield Ridge. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Midway Station: 1,676 vacation rentals
  • Wrigley Field: 1,684 vacation rentals
  • Grant Park: 1,264 vacation rentals
  • Chicago Water Tower: 1,653 vacation rentals
  • McCormick Place: 1,439 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Garfield Ridge listed on Vrbo 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 find a vacation rental with air conditioning in Garfield Ridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with air conditioning among our 2 vacation rentals with air conditioning available in Garfield Ridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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