Discover a selection of 57 vacation rentals in Crystal Lake, IL that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $166 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Crystal Lake. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Crystal Lake is ready to explore

Enjoy the live music and other features of Crystal Lake. This city's lake, football games and restaurants draw many visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Crystal Lake

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Crystal Lake a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Terrace Hill Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Crystal Woods Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Craig Woods Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Raging Buffalo Snowboard Ski Park (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Bull Valley Golf Club (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • McHenry County Fairgrounds (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Crystal Lake

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Crystal Lake is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Crystal Lake Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Three Oaks Recreation Area (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Veterans Acres Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • McHenry Shores Beach Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Fox River Preserve (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • McCullom Lake (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Crystal Lake

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (DPA-Dupage), located 22.7 mi (36.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), which is 23.3 mi (37.5 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Crystal Lake Station or Crystal Lake Pingree Road Station to see more of the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Crystal Lake, IL?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 57 vacation rentals around Crystal Lake. From 4 cabin rentals to 45 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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

  • North Wall Rock Climbing: 116 vacation rentals
  • Crystal Lake Pingree Road Station: 137 vacation rentals
  • McHenry County College: 96 vacation rentals
  • Crystal Lake City Hall: 123 vacation rentals
  • Crystal Lake Station: 131 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Crystal Lake 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 Cabins in Crystal Lake?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 4 Cabins in Crystal Lake. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Crystal Lake include:

  • Houses: 45 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Crystal Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Crystal Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.