Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Park Ridge

Take a vacation to Park Ridge and enjoy the area's opera, entertainment and theater scene. This romantic city is known for its shopping, restaurants and hockey games. 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 and around Park Ridge

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Park Ridge has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skydeck Ledge (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Navy Pier (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (16 mi / 25.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Park Ridge

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Park Ridge is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Millennium Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Lincoln Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Grant Park (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Chippewa Woods (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Monument Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Arndt Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Park Ridge

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), located 4.1 mi (6.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), which is 7.5 mi (12.1 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Park Ridge Station or Park Ridge Dee Road Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Park Ridge, IL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 568 vacation rentals near Park Ridge. From 107 house rentals to 418 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Park Ridge for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Park 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 Park Ridge:

  • Chicago Loop: 761 vacation rentals
  • Wrigleyville: 392 vacation rentals
  • Lincoln Park: 669 vacation rentals
  • River North: 507 vacation rentals
  • Magnificent Mile: 562 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 Park Ridge?

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

  • Park Ridge Dee Road Station: 1,605 vacation rentals
  • Park Ridge Station: 1,666 vacation rentals
  • Wrigley Field: 1,651 vacation rentals
  • Grant Park: 1,257 vacation rentals
  • Chicago Water Tower: 1,647 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Park 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 rent Houses in Park Ridge?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 107 Houses in Park Ridge. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Park Ridge include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 418 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 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 Park Ridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 24 vacation rentals with pool available in Park Ridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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