Destination guide

The picturesque setting of Ravenswood is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's entertainment, theater scene and opera and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Ravenswood. This cosmopolitan city is known for its bird watching, art and restaurants. Wrigley Field and John Hancock Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Ravenswood

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Ravenswood has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skydeck Ledge (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Navy Pier (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ravenswood

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

  • Millennium Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Lincoln Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Grant Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Kathy Osterman Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Montrose Beach (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Portage Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Ravenswood

Fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.4 mi (18.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), which is 12.9 mi (20.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Chicago Ravenswood Station. Walk to nearby metro transportation at Damen Station or Western Station if you're interested in seeing more of the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Ravenswood, Chicago?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 57 vacation rentals around Ravenswood. From 48 condo and apartment rentals to 7 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Ravenswood?

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 Ravenswood:

  • Near North Side: 253 vacation rentals
  • Chicago Loop: 249 vacation rentals
  • Lake View: 204 vacation rentals
  • Lincoln Park: 355 vacation rentals
  • Logan Square: 257 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 Ravenswood?

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

  • Chicago Ravenswood Station: 1,144 vacation rentals
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Church: 1,144 vacation rentals
  • Western Station (Brown Line): 1,157 vacation rentals
  • Damen Station (Brown Line): 1,156 vacation rentals
  • Wrigley Field: 1,131 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ravenswood 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 rent Condos/Apartments in Ravenswood?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 48 Condos/Apartments in Ravenswood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ravenswood include:

  • Houses: 7 rentals available
  • Studios: 40 rentals available
  • Apartment: 40 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Ravenswood?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 57 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Ravenswood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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