Destination guide

The friendly area of Skokie awaits your stay

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Skokie. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, restaurants and sporting events. Wrigley Field and John Hancock Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Skokie

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Skokie 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:

  • Skydeck Ledge (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Navy Pier (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • John G. Shedd Aquarium (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Brookfield Zoo (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Skokie

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Skokie. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Millennium Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Lincoln Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Grant Park (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Monument Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Gallery Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Kent Fuller Air Station Prairie (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Skokie

The nearest airport is in Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), located 9.2 mi (14.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (PWK-Chicago Executive), which is 9.6 mi (15.4 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Skokie?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,026 house rentals around Skokie. From 199 Houses to 768 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Skokie is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Skokie?

Whether you're travelling 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 Skokie:

  • Chicago Loop: 824 vacation rentals
  • Magnificent Mile: 608 vacation rentals
  • Grand Crossing: 41 vacation rentals
  • North Center: 195 vacation rentals
  • Gold Coast: 247 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Skokie?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Skokie. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Emily Oaks Nature Center: 1,801 home rentals
  • Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center: 1,753 home rentals
  • Illinois Science and Technology Park: 1,803 home rentals
  • North Shore Center for the Performing Arts: 1,755 home rentals
  • Skokie Theatre: 1,809 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Skokie listed on HomeAway 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 Skokie?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 199 Houses in Skokie. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Skokie include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 768 lodging choices
  • Studios: 655 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 3 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Skokie?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 32 vacation homes with pool available in Skokie.

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