Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Illinois, USA - Updated 2021

airbnb in illinois

Illinois not only sits at the heart of the United States but is in itself a state of firsts. This is where the very first skyscrapers were erected. It is also the very first state to have a Ferris wheel. The presence of world-class museums, great foods, incredible sights, beautiful state parks, and an enticing culinary diversity are some of the few reasons that make it one of the most visited states in the United States. If you intend to visit any part of this beautiful state, proper accommodation is imperative if you desire to leave with an overall pleasant experience. Scroll down to take a look at our recommendations on the top Airbnbs in Illinois, USA.

1. Modern abode with a complimentary garage (from USD 87)

This loft is located right at the heart of Avondale offering great proximity to the restaurant, shops, and Wicker Park. The design and the furnishing of the loft are modern in every aspect. Elegant and comfy furniture dot the living area, while the bedroom also features a beautiful design, with a comfy queen bed. There is a decently sized and furnished outdoor space where you can enjoy the cool evening or your morning coffee.

Modern Chicago Loft with a Complimentary Garage Spot
Chicago, Illinois, United States
530 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
had a great stay and the room looks exactly like it does in the pictures
bed super comfortable with big windows for natural light
bed was super comfortable and check-in/check-out was easy-peasy and private
the bed was insanely comfortable
bed was super comfy
very clean and comfortable
such a nice and clean place
such a nice clean unit
beautiful place very clean and comfortable
the place was super clean
amazing hosts that accommodated my needs
the hosts made sure we had everything we needed
hosts were very helpful in making us feel comfortable and at home
our hosts were very thoughtful and made it easy
beautiful apartment hosts were communicative and provided all details for an enjoyable stay
great location and beyond comfortable
great place with convenient location (not too far from rosemont convention center and o'hare)
amazing stay really worth the price and very convenient location
there’s stores near by and very quiet and safe
great location in the nw area of chicago where there aren't any hotels
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2. Industrial-style Chicago loft with free parking (from USD 131)

The space is a redesigned and redefined loft with all the details you need to have a comfortable and memorable stay. It comes with a private outdoor deck, as well as a spacious entertainment area complete with a smart TV. There is a fully equipped kitchen with all the essentials you need for decent meal preparation. The bedroom is extremely comfortable, featuring a California king bed with clean sheets and a memory foam mattress. There is a bathroom with a rainfall showerhead as well as free towels and complimentary toiletries for your convenience.

Industrial Style Chicago Loft with FREE parking
Chicago, Illinois, United States
550 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this little place was so chill and comfortable
the bed is very comfortable which was a plus for me lots of natural light during the daytime
the bed was super comfortable
clean and secure
great communication and clean place
very clean and well-decorated
super place -very clean and comfortable
great place clean and stylish
hosts were great communicators
the hosts were great and easy to reach and i would definitely stay with them again
the hosts are very helpful and see to any issues
our hosts were responsive and the is exactly as advertised
great loft in the city with parking enjoyed our stay and fantastic host
great location with easy access to personal parking garage
a stylish comfortable place to stay within walking distance of the blue line
great location and really enjoyed the terrace
perfect place to relax and enjoy a weekend away
the building is very secure and in a quiet neighborhood/area
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3. Sunny, spacious and beautiful one-bedroom apartment (from USD 128)

This one-bedroom apartment is located on the second floor in the Logan area. It is sunny, spacious, and full of beautiful artwork and live plants. The living area is super comfy, complete with a 42” smart TV. The bedroom has a queen-sized bed with pillows, duvet, cotton bed sheets, and a medium-firm mattress. And for your meals and entertainment, there is a fully equipped kitchen and a dining section with dining table and chairs.

Spacious & Sunny 1 BDR filled w/ plants - Logan SQ
Chicago, Illinois, United States
165 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the couch was extremely comfortable and so was the bed
the apartment is as lovely as it looks in the photos
the apartment was very clean and it had all the necessary amenities we needed
loved the extra touches good pour over coffee soft pillows and bedding fun neighbourhood great communication - cheers
perfect place for a cozy staycation in chicago
it was exceptionally clean and the bed was very comfortable
natalia’s space was clean and lovely
space is very clean and comfortable
crystal clean thoughtfully appointed flat
clean apartment with all you’ll need
natalie is a wonderful host who is very responsive
highly recommend her as a host
she was very responsive and organized making the whole process so easy
this apartment was perfect the host provided many local recommendations which were wonderful and appreciated
clearly the home’s owner thought through everything that a guest might need
the location is perfect
great location super cozy apartment
location is nice and surrounded by lots of stores
close to great restaurants and bars
wonderful restaurants within walking distance
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4. Artfully redesigned home for a couple (from USD 104)

This apartment sits between Kilbourn and South Old Irving Parks, hence, providing incredible access to some of Chicago’s most cherished historical neighborhoods. The apartment is spacious and features incredible art décor with vintage wood furnishing that magically creates a sense of warmth and character. Some of its notable amenities include a full kitchen, a full bathroom, a patio, air conditioning, and free parking on the premises. If you would love to explore around, Wrigley Field, as well as craft beer taverns and cocktails bars, are just a few minutes’ walk away from the studio.

Explore Chicago from an Urban Sanctuary with Free Parking
Chicago, Illinois, United States
386 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space was extra cozy and the swinging chair was relaxing to sit in
the bed was super comfortable the shower grand and supplying coffee was a most kind gesture
the ac was easy to use and kept us cool and comfortable in the summer chicago heat
the apartment was chic and absolutely adorable
a very comfortable bed a nice shower and a well equipped tv setup
very clean and tidy
very clean and beautiful decor
beautiful space very clean and comfortable
clean and simple yet unique
it was great clean and homey
the hosts were extremely helpful and polite
great stay great host
the hosts were very communicative as well
host was super nice and easy to contact
i really enjoyed my stay host were amazing answered all my questions in a timely manner
perfect location for our weekend get away in chicago
an enjoyable location to explore chicago
this place is so cute
location was very safe and nice
the location was not so bad either
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5. Comfortable and stylish studio with free parking (from USD 90)

It is a comfortable and stylish studio located in Irving Park. With the open-plan layout, space is well maximized here. It is decently equipped with all the things you may need for the duration of your stay, and this includes a patio as well as great access to several interesting attractions in the vicinity.

Cozy and Stylish Studio with Free Parking in Irving Park
Chicago, Illinois, United States
392 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent stay and don't worry about the shower
the apartment is a bit small but has all the necessities would definitely recommend
a terrific comfortable studio in the heart of interior chicagoland
the bed was super comfortable
the bed felt like a cloud and we loved that parking (an actual garage) was included
clean and stylish
very clean nice atmosphere
ultra clean well equipped little efficiency apartment
the apartment was clean and comfy
very clean and well kept would recommend to anyone visiting
very helpful hosts & responded quickly
hosts were very responsive and provided great instructions
the host did recommend some wonderful local places
my hosts were happily helpful and prompt
hosts respond quickly and are friendly
location the apartment everything is perfect
such a cute and quiet apartment super comfortable and in a really cute area
the blue line is within walking distance though so there was easy access to/from downtown
nothing fancy and the location is pretty okay
this studio is simply amazing it’s located in a great neighbourhood a lot of mexican restaurants around it
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6. Rustic single-room log cabin (from USD 30)

This is a one-room rustic log cabin constructed way back in 1931. The cabin is old and rustic, though it is well equipped with all you may need for a comfortable and decent stay. Some of its amenities include hot and cold water, air conditioner, a queen-sized bed, a grill, microwave, and a refrigerator. Be advised that there is no TV or Wi-Fi, but there is a good cellular network.

Sonnemann Cabin
360 reviews Superhost
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the window ac was great too and made sleeping very comfortable
the window a/c unit kept us plenty cool
a/c works great for night time
the linens were fresh and there were cards and puzzles in the absence of television
we had fresh flowers on the table at our arrival
neat and clean and definately rustic
comfortable bed with clean sheets
comfy bed and clean
it is clean and quiet and the perfect place to get away
the cabin was clean and there were plenty of pillows and blankets
bill was a great host
bill is a great host
bill is a great host
bill was super helpful with directions and our late arrival
bill was very responsive and quick
beautiful location and extremely relaxing
it truly is a secluded location
location is wonderful and a it’s a great place to get away
cute place definitely worth the price
beautiful areas to walk around
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7. Old Victorian-era stay for a small family (from USD 40)

This old Victorian-era room is one of the private three rooms located in the grotto of Fort Washington. The room features a king-sized bed and a full-size sofa sleeper which gives it the capacity to sleep up to four guests. Also featured are a full kitchen, laundry machines, and multiple living and outdoor areas.

Florence Room - 3min to CTA, Free Parking, Roomy
Chicago, Illinois, United States
377 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was better than i expected it was big with a couch and tv
the bedroom had its own ac unit which was nice and the bed was very comfortable
ryan description of the neighborhood is accurate and i felt safe and comfortable staying there
the room was warm and inviting
very close to the subway free coffee laundry on site
clean beautiful and huge house
lovely house clean and quiet
this airbnb was sparkling clean full of vintage charm and so so reasonably priced
his house is clean and comfortable for you to stay
very clean and well-organized airbnb definitely recommendable
ryan is a great host
ryan was such a nice host he treated me with everything and has nice ambience
quiet neighbourhood and great host
ryan is a very good host our stay at his place was perfect
really great place to stay with a great host
the location was perfect just a short uber ride away from downtown
the location is perfect and a 5 minute walk to the train
great place to stay close to the city absolutely no issues with the location
its location was great for what we had planned
ryan’s house is super cool great location off the green line
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8. Two-bedroom vintage spot

It is a cozy two-bedroom apartment with a beautiful vintage design and décor. The living area features a comfy couch and a work station. The super-sized windows will see to it that you have adequate sunlight in all the rooms. There is a full kitchen as well as a dining area for all your meal preparation needs. One of the bedrooms features a queen bed, a private bathroom, and a wardrobe while the other bedroom features a queen bed and a dresser. Its location allows easy access to great amenities and attractions within the neighborhood.

Kick Back in the Egg Chair at a Vintage-Inspired Oasis
Chicago, Illinois, United States
233 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed was incredibly comfortable and entire space was super cool / with a vintagey feel
the space is lovely and comfortable
the house was clean and comfortable with a back patio off the main road
eclectic furniture clean and comfortable
everything about our stay was comfortable
very clean and neatly decorated
clean quite and spacious apartment
super clean artistic and comfortable
it was very clean and well furnished
everything was immaculately clean and plenty of towels etc were provided
host was respectful and quick with responses
very helpful host and understanding
owner was super helpful with suggestions
genevieve was a great host
lovely place with a great host
great location with easy access to public transportation
location is great quiet but close enough to downtown chicago
good layout in a decent location
easy walk to the orange line to downtown chicago
this is a great location in an alternative neighborhood in the city
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9. A private room close to Chicago's night life

This is a private room located in the heart of everything – the Loop. It is in proximity to restaurants, transportation hubs, convenience stores, bookstores, Millennium Park, and one of Chicago’s best nightclubs. Guests to this apartment will have access to a fully stocked kitchen, a private bathroom, dining room, and a living room.

Metropolitan En Suite with Exceptional Loop Access
Chicago, Illinois, United States
223 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i wish the bathroom had a fan for us shy folks
loved having a private bathroom and the view was beautiful from the living room
comfortable bed fantastic location great wifi & communication
most comfortable full size bed ever
cozy room that is super convenient to many chicago landmarks
very clean and cozy place
very clean and safe
great clean and spacious apartment
it’s clean and comfortable
clean private bathroom quiet at nights
host was very quick to respond with hints and help throughout my stay
anne was a great host
anne was a wonderful host
the host is very kind caring and easy to communicate with
the value is great and anne was a great host
location is excellent
the location is great
great location close to public transportation and highway
the location was awesome
safe and close to everything
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10. Vintage but spacious storefront

This was once a butcher shop but currently, it serves as an artist’s studio complete with a full bathroom. It is spacious enough to accommodate up to two people, though if the sofa sleeper is put to use as well, then it is enough to sleep up to four guests. There is no working kitchen, but its location puts you in proximity to lots of entertainment options around, including bars, cafes, and restaurants.

Vintage Storefront on 18th Street
Chicago, Illinois, United States
387 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Stay in comfort and style in Illinois

There is no denying that the state of Illinois has a lot to offer to all kinds of travelers. Whether you are interested in nature, history, food, or art, the state has more than enough options to guarantee you a fully packed itinerary. But while you cherry-pick your attractions and experiences for your trip, don’t forget about your accommodation. A poor choice may ruin your entire experience. Consider these top Airbnbs in Illinois, USA, for a comfortable stay during your trip.

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