10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Bloomington, Illinois - Updated 2022


Located in the heart of Illinois, Bloomington stands tall and proud with its rich history and beautiful scenery. The great Abraham Lincoln spent most of his time during his political career here. McLean County Museum of History is a popular destination for tourists who wish to learn more about Bloomington’s roots. Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts and Castle Theater are great places to watch live performances. There are plenty of other great things to do and amazing Indian restaurants to check out. If you have plans of visiting this community in the future, know that you will have a multitude of accommodations to choose from. Here are some of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Bloomington, Illinois, for you to choose from.

1. Heritage home with hot tub (from USD 434)

This home is a beauty. It has wide spaces and high ceilings which make it look bigger and perfect for a family of eight. The living area is openly attached to the dining room and kitchen. This makes it easy for everyone to move around. The second floor is where all sleeping quarters are located. Constructed in 1878, the home is in great shape with a mix of modern and classic furniture. The backyard features are just as amazing. You will find a huge lawn where you can play games. You can warm yourselves during cold nights by the fire pit. A dip in the hot tub is the perfect way to end the day.

Arcade & Hot Tub House - Group Escape and fun
Bloomington, Illinois, United States
426 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 9 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
tv was easy to use and already set up with all the channels/ apps we like
beds were very comfortable and there were free drinks and snacks
beds were very comfortable too
incredibly cozy and perfect for a nice quiet night
the place was fantastic and we felt very comfortable
super clean and charming
very clean and plenty of space
the house was very clean and the beds comfortable
clean and well taken care of
it was very clean and lots of extra touches that made it memorable
marie was the best host ever
great hosts and enjoyable stay
they are wonderful hosts and quickly responded to any concerns or questions i had
andrew was a great host
andrew was a wonderful host and a great communicator
a very cute place
andrew’s place was so cute
this place is absolutely perfect for small to medium sized families looking for something close to downtown bloomington/normal
andrew’s place is super cute a mix of comfort and refurbished antiques
lots of extras great communication location was perfect no complaints
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2. Classic meets modern in Victorian house for six (from USD 87)

The home is a private guest house located in the garden of the owners’ property. The outside is an amazing display of Victorian architecture with a front porch where you can unwind. The house can accommodate six guests and has two bedrooms and a bathroom. The first bedroom is fitted with a king bed while the second has a queen. Two guests can sleep comfortably in the living area. The first floor has the living, dining, and kitchen rolled into an open floor plan. There are two off-street parking spaces and free Wi-Fi is available. Historic Franklin Square Park is a short distance away.

Heartland House....Central Location!
Bloomington, Illinois, United States
77 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen was stocked with water tea and coffee which is nice for the morning
very very clean and stylish place
so clean so beautiful was a wonderful experience
it’s very nice and clean
owners were very nice and welcoming
very nice place excellent host
karen was extremely helpful to us in our pursuit of a future rental home
location was ideal to our family and some nice places for walks
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3. Rustic property with a rich past (from USD 142)

L. Frank Baum, the author of Wizard of Oz, once raised his family here. The owner is an artist and the home reflects her personality with murals painted in some parts. Staying in this home for six puts you near some of the area’s best dining and shopping options. The living room is the perfect place for everyone to gather and warm up around the fireplace at nighttime. The kitchen comes replete with everything you need to prepare fresh meals. The cozy dining area is the perfect place to enjoy these. Three huge bedrooms provide ultra comfort and rest. The home has three bathrooms, one of which has a bathtub where you can relax with a glass of wine.

The Oz House
Bloomington, Illinois, United States
42 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and bathroom linens were really nice
we welcomed the respite from tv
all rooms were very clean and there were many restaurants a short drive away
neat house that transports you back in time
chauncey central is a special place every room has different vibe
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4. Lovely home for a family of six (from USD 127)

This home is a gem to stay in during your vacation in Bloomington. You will find everything you need in here to have a comfortable stay. It is located in the heart of town with a few tourist destinations situated nearby. This includes David Davis Mansion and Ewing Manor Cultural Center. The home is a masterpiece made up of three bedrooms and a bathroom. Each bedroom is fitted with a flat-screen television for your entertainment. You can gather everyone in the living while you prepare the family’s hot meals in the fully equipped kitchen. End the day right by feasting on your meals at the cozy dining area.

Ewing Manor's area
Bloomington, Illinois, United States
41 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
the place was clean and very comfortable
very neat very clean
this house is amazing super clean and cozy and i recommend it
erwin was a great host
it was a great place to be in central il
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5. Private basement for four guests (from USD 126)

This is one Airbnb you will certainly fall in love with easily. Located in the basement of a three-story townhouse, the rental has classy décor that resembles a hotel suite. It has space for four guests with its two bedrooms and a lovely private bathroom. Take a seat in the comfortable lounge area with flat-screen television and an adjacent work area where you can set up your laptop. The kitchenette comes with a microwave, small refrigerator, and coffeemaker. If you need more space, you can make your way up to the main floor where you can use the kitchen, living room, and deck. Pets are welcome to stay here.

Entire Basement with 2 Bedrooms & Private bathroom
Bloomington, Illinois, United States
61 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in townhouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
they respond quickly to messages have an amazing and comfortable house and are beyond cordial
amazing and clean place highly recommend
very clean very comfortable i really loved it
clean friendly and great hospitality
really enjoyed out stay it was super clean cute and comfortable space
bathroom was extremely clean the large rooms and tv’s in every room
it was a beautiful place and a very friendly host
rose is a very accommodating and gracious host
rose is a fantastic host
a great stop on a road trip the location is very close to many restaurants as well
rose place is a home comfortable top of the line linen and bedding
i would definitely suggest this for a place to stay when you’re in bloomington
this is a great place to stay
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6. Carriage house with a bathtub (from USD 575)

This carriage house will take your vacation to a new level of relaxation. It has features that can rival that of luxury hotels. Examples of these are heated floors and stone fireplace found in the living room. One of the bathrooms has a spa-like design and a luxurious bathtub where you can have a soak. A second bathroom has a refreshing rain shower fitted in it. The home fits six guests and has two bedrooms fitted with amazing beds. Two more guests can use the sleeper-sofa found in the living room. A kitchenette allows you to make coffee first thing in the morning and heat some food in the microwave. You do not have to worry about making breakfast as plated morning meals will be served to you in the main house.

Entire Carriage House - Vrooman Mansion
Bloomington, Illinois, United States
4 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire bed and breakfast 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
very clean and added touches and amenities made it feel like home
the hosts were lovely :) -thank you
we had an amazing night at the carriage house staff is more than welcoming and breakfast was excellent
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7. Condominium with a spacious loft

Relax and enjoy your stay in Bloomington in this lovely condominium with a loft. One special thing about this property is that it is maintained professionally. Six guests can be accommodated in this home comfortably. It has two king-size beds waiting to provide you utmost comfort at night. A sofa bed located in the living area provides additional sleeping space for two. Indulge yourself in the luxurious bath and body products inside the bathroom. The living area is perfect for gathering everyone to watch television. Treat your whole family to tasty meals prepared in the fully equipped kitchen. Or you can use the barbecue grill out in the deck for some smoky meats. The daily breakfast buffet served within the property helps you start your day right.

Awesome Value! Spacious Loft for 6 + Free Daily Breakfast
Bloomington, Illinois, United States
3 reviews
Entire condominium 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
feels like a high-end hotel with a good hot breakfast
great location received great hospitality and would definitely stay at this location again
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8. Beautiful duplex in the heart of Bloomington

You will have exclusive access to this beautiful duplex located in the heart of Bloomington. Everything is just a few minutes away from here. You will find a cafe, a grocery, a number of restaurants, and other commercial establishments at just short distances from here. The home is impeccably designed. It can accommodate five guests with a lot of space to move around. A stunning living room welcomes you with open arms as you sit in the plush sofa set against a large flat-screen television. Feel free to cook up a storm for your friends and family in the fully equipped kitchen that comes with a cozy dining table.

Cute and Cozy Centrally Located 2 Bedroom Duplex
251 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi and tv were easy to use and dependable
the furniture is all very comfortable
there was a lot of space comfortable furnishings and it felt very safe
had everything i needed including shampoo & conditioner snacks and bottled water super comfortable bed
nice place comfortable beds and new carpet
very clean and tidy space
really clean and comfortable townhouse
very clean and comfortable space
clean with lots of nice touches
the place was very clean and neat
jake is a great host
jake was a great host
jake is an awesome host
the host was amazing and very accommodating
host was prompt and helpful
great location for isu parents
location is excellent being close to downtown and a brewpub
jake's place is great the house is very well located and quiet
this unit is in a great location next to the constitution trail and a short walk to downtown bloomington
it is close to campus and very nice
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9. Condo for three with a deck

The condominium unit is located inside a heritage building made from bricks. The oak-dominated interiors give the space a classy and elegant look. It has a bedroom and a spare room where three guests can sleep deeply at night. The living room has huge windows that allow you to look out into the street. The adjacent dining area is a comfortable space to share meals. It has a kitchen replete with all the necessary appliances and equipment to help you prepare your specialties. Spend some alone time in the spacious shower to cool down and refresh yourself. Have a barbecue by firing up the grill located in the deck.

Lovely condo near Downtown Bloomington
Bloomington, Illinois, United States
72 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wonderful cotton sheets on an unbelievably comfortable mattress - i melted away
the condo was comfortable and safe and the perfect size for 2 people
the condo was comfortable yet had great character and charm
the apartment was clean and comfortable
place was very clean and nancy was very responsive
this place is clean quiet and spacious
very clean and has everything you need
this place was so clean and stylish and easy to access
host is very thoughtful and kind
our host nancy was very kind and attentive too
nancy is a wonderful host who is very attentive and helpful
nancy was a fantastic host
nancy is a gracious and helpful host
the location is perfect for downtown fun
great location and even better accomadations
being within walking distance to downtown is a bonus
and a perfect location right in downtown bloomington
very comfortable and in a convenient location
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10. Pet-friendly home with backyard

Everyone in your group of eight will love every space in this adorable old house. The place is well-maintained and has four beautiful bedrooms for everyone to sleep in. Three well-appointed bathrooms are scattered around for your convenience. Gather everyone around the flat-screen television in the cozy living room. Feast on freshly made meals in the comfortable dining room that sits opposite a fully equipped kitchen. One thing working for this property is its location. It is situated within a stone’s throw away from the center of the city. Lastly, you can bring your four-legged friend with you in this home.

Huge house near Downtown....pet friendly!
Bloomington, Illinois, United States
128 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
great house and dog friendly too it was sparkling clean and very comfortable
exceptionally clean with all the necessities provided
it was clean and spacious inside and out
checkin was seemless place was clean and cozy
katie’s place was spacious comfortable and super clean
the host was very responsive to our needs
katie was a great helpful host
very professional and friendly host and assistant
great hosts we would stay again
the host is absolutely amazing the home was very beautiful and location was great
great location only a few minutes ride to downtown
beautiful great location quiet neighborhood
great place and great location
very cute house close to lots of things in town
great place to stay close to everything
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Experience the beauty of Bloomington

Bloomington, Illinois, is a beautiful place to visit. With so many places to visit and things to do, it is best to plan a vacation here that will last a few days. Luckily, there are many accommodation options, from hotels with a pool to any of these lovely Airbnb rentals.

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