Destination guide

Travel to friendly Mount Prospect

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Mount Prospect. Travelers like the restaurants, shopping and sightseeing in this welcoming and romantic city. Wrigley Field and Brookfield Zoo 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 Mount Prospect

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Mount Prospect a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brookfield Zoo (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Arlington Lakes Golf Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Rob Roy Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Rainbow Falls Waterpark (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Center (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Pirates Cove Childrens Theme Park (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mount Prospect

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Mount Prospect is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Heritage Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • North School Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Isaak Walton Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Camp Pine Woods (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Lake Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Apache Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Mount Prospect

Fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), the closest airport, located 4.8 mi (7.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 5.7 mi (9.1 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Mount Prospect Station.

Where to stay around Mount Prospect, IL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 52 vacation rentals near Mount Prospect. From 25 house rentals to 19 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mount Prospect are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Mount Prospect?

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 Mount Prospect:

  • Wrigleyville: 392 vacation rentals
  • Lincoln Park: 669 vacation rentals
  • Wicker Park: 669 vacation rentals
  • Heart of Chicago: 30 vacation rentals
  • Logan Square: 444 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 Mount Prospect?

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

  • Randhurst Village: 914 vacation rentals
  • Mount Prospect Station: 1,058 vacation rentals
  • Wrigley Field: 1,650 vacation rentals
  • Naval Base Great Lakes: 91 vacation rentals
  • Northwestern University: 1,632 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Prospect 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 Houses in Mount Prospect?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 25 Houses in Mount Prospect. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mount Prospect include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 8 rentals available
  • Studios: 16 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mount Prospect?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Mount Prospect. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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