Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Wauconda getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Wauconda. This city is well-known for its shopping and restaurants. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Wauconda

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

  • Six Flags Great America (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Lake County Fairgrounds (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Makray Memorial Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Palatine Hills Golf Course (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Lambs Farm (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Raging Buffalo Snowboard Ski Park (12 mi / 19.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Wauconda

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

  • Cook Memorial Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Fox River Preserve (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Breezewald Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • McHenry Shores Beach Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Bristol Trails Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Wauconda

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), located 16.3 mi (26.2 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 23.7 mi (38.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Wauconda, IL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 54 vacation rentals near Wauconda. From 30 house rentals to 7 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 Wauconda for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Lake County Discovery Museum: 110 vacation rentals
  • Cook Memorial Park: 118 vacation rentals
  • Wauconda Village Hall: 113 vacation rentals
  • Naval Base Great Lakes: 91 vacation rentals
  • Illinois Beach State Park: 76 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wauconda 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 Wauconda?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 30 Houses in Wauconda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wauconda include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 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 Wauconda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Wauconda. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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