Peoria is a place that is surrounded by lush greenery. It has several attractions that boast diverse flora and fauna, such as Peoria Zoo, Luthy Botanical Garden, and Wildlife Prarie Park. The city is nestled in central Illinois. It is also a great place for students who wish to study at Bradley University. The best way to explore the city is to stay among locals, just like locals. Get a taste of the homey city by staying in comfortable vacation rentals and explore every part of the place at your own speed. Here is our list of the best Airbnbs in Peoria, IL.
1. Fully furnished historical home with modern amenities (from USD 97)
Nothing ticks the boxes on your list better than this well-furnished home. This home is located in Peoria’s charming Glen Oak Flanagan Historic District and features four bedrooms with plush beds, making it ideal for eight people. It also has a 75-in smart TV, free wifi, a ping pong table, and a piano for entertainment.
Your needs are settled as this home away from home comes with heating, air conditioning, a fully equipped kitchen, and a dedicated home office, which features a comfortable and quiet space with plenty of natural light.
This home also boasts an excellent location, just 5 minutes from major attractions, including Downtown Peoria, Bradley University, Peoria Zoo, and Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum. Guests driving here will enjoy the free parking spaces provided.
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American Foursquare near DT Peoria w/ Home TheaterPeoria, Illinois, United States
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Cleanliness:great space super clean and homeyloved the welcome gift basket beds were very comfortable bathrooms very clean close to shops
Host:we appreciated the hosts attention to detailsRead more reviews
Location:the neighborhood was beautiful and i felt safe walking my puppy which is super important to me
2. Historical castle apartment best for families (from USD 99)
At a convenient location, this apartment is perfect for those who want to feel like royalty. This apartment looks like a castle and has that historic charm to it. It can accommodate six guests and it boasts two bedrooms, three beds, and two bathrooms. The interiors are well-lit and bright. There is a sofa bed and a sofa on the property as well. This charming and inviting apartment has a really welcoming vibe to it. Essential items such as bedding and towels are provided. There is a kitchen which is fully stocked with cutlery and other supplies that you might need. You might even find toys or other games on your visit if you specify that you have kids.
Historic ‘Castle’ Apt. 2BR/2BATH Near DowntownPeoria, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:wifi was strong and easy to connectthe beds were comfy and the linens were niceceiling fans in both bedrooms living room dining room and kitchen helps to move the air aroundgood beds coffee and so charming alex was a great hostess good communicator and quick to respondcute apartment with great amenities
Cleanliness:very clean and beautiful homevery clean and quitspacious clean and homeyit was very clean and cozy we felt very welcomea beautiful quiet and clean spacious home
Host:alex is a great hostalex is very responsivealex was so friendly and responsivehost was quick to resolve minor check-in snafu and a pleasure to stay withalex was wonderful and very responsiveRead more reviews
Location:place is awesome close to everythinga great location in a truly unique neighborhoodlocation was excellent for downtown exploring or eventsvery convenient location definitely going backthe location was great; it took no more than 20 minutes to walk downtown for a nice dinner
3. Tastefully appointed home with free parking (from USD 98)
This pretty house is bright and neat. It is recently remodeled and has exquisite interiors. It is located near several eateries and shops. There are three bedrooms with four beds and a bathroom. The house can accommodate six people. The house is cozy and comfortable. It has a fully equipped kitchen with cutlery that you might require. Basic essential items are also provided.
Adorable 3 bdrm ranch home in the heart of Peoria!Peoria, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:room air stay freshit was so comfortable i watched tv laid on the couch and reada/c works great water pressure is strong and hot water comes on quicklythis is a beautiful home and has such a warm cozy atmospherevery nice touch decorating very comfortable and very clean
Cleanliness:very clean and nice placevery clean and comfortable spacehomey clean and thoughtful touchesclean good communication and easy stayexceptionally clean comfortable pleasantly decorated house
Host:jill was very helpfuljill was a very good hosthost was easy to communicate with and responded quicklyjill very attentive and responsiveowner very responsive and easy check inRead more reviews
Location:cute comfy house location was great and close to a shopping mallperfect location - fantastic houseeverything you need great location- nestled in a quiet neighborhood but close to everythingjill’s place was in a great locationperfect location for our sisters’ trip with easy drive to downtown peoria heights and grandview drive
4. Homey flat near downtown (from USD 50)
This flat is located in a serene neighborhood and it is vibrant and clean. It has a bedroom with two beds and it can host four guests. It has cozy and homey interiors which will make you feel as if you’re at home. Free WiFi facility is provided to the guests. The flat is furnished with exciting furniture. The kitchen boasts of a refrigerator, a gas stove, an oven, and much more. Toiletries and other essential items are provided.
Apt: 5 Minutes to DowntownPeoria, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:wifi was good enough for video streamingnice amount of roomnicely designed space comfortable bed large living room and dining roomit was nice to have the extra space to move around in vs a hotel roomplenty of room and easy access
Cleanliness:clean sheets clean towels and spotlessclean warm spacecool architecture very clean and comfortablethis airbnb is quite clean and comfortableamazing place super clean and comfortable
Host:the owner was easy to contact and so kindalex was a great hostshe was very polite and helpfulalex is a fantastic and communicative hostalex was a wonderful host she is very easy to communicate withRead more reviews
Location:excellent location and beautiful placethe location was quiet and safe and close to the interstatethis is a great stay location and valuegreat location nice place felt intimate unlike a hotelnice apartment with everything i needed in a convenient location
5. Creekside oasis with nature views (from USD 104)
This charming tiny house is nestled in the lush green area. It is secluded, making it perfect for those who want to indulge in a relaxing vacation, away from the busy city. Located in the heart of Peoria, it is the ideal place for you and your loved ones. The house can accommodate up to four guests. It has a bedroom with one bed and a bathroom. High-speed internet is provided to the guests. The kitchen is fully equipped with cutlery, refrigerator, and more for your convenience. The home is also pet-friendly but accepts only small- to medium-sized, non-shedding dogs. Meanwhile, outside the home are squirrels, rabbits, and birds–you might even get to spot a barrel owl.
Creekside Tiny HousePeoria, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:it's cozy and comfortable and easily cooled with the 1 air conditioning unitbut the bed is super comfortable and the skylights upstairs add to the remote nature vibethe bed on the loft is a bit of a challenge but the house is really nicethe kitchen was very modern the bed comfortable and the living room was perfect for relaxingthe space was cozy and perfect size for 1-2 people
Cleanliness:super clean and well decoratedthe house is clean and comfortablea very clean quiet and comfortable place to stayvery clean and the kitchen was stocked with dishes and cooking supplies so that made it easyit was super clean and we loved staying here
Host:kristin is a great hostkristin was an excellent host with quick responsesthe host responded very quickly to every message i sent and was very friendlykristin is a great host and very responsivekristin is a very friendly host and very communicativeRead more reviews
Location:the location was idealcute little cabin and close to attractionsgreat location and great stay for the pricethe location of the cabin is greatthis is a great quiet house located in a nice neighborhood right in the middle of peoria
6. Private apartment in a quiet neighborhood (from USD 69)
This rental is secluded and located in a serene part of town. The house has two bedrooms, two beds, and a bathroom. Guests have access to the entire premises of the house. This space is super cozy and is well-appointed with everything to make your stay a convenient one. TV and WiFi are provided to the guests. There is a kitchen where guests can make their own meals. It is equipped with basic appliances including a coffee maker, a microwave, and a toaster.
Fortress of Solitude/2 bedroom entire private aptPeoria, Illinois, United States
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Amenities & Room:coffee machine fast wifi and well kitted kitchen made it a very enjoyable stayhad more amenities than i was expecting like a huge tv a kitchen and washer dryerthis is a very comfortable place with lots of nice amenitiestony and angel were fantastic hosts the apartment is beautiful and in such a quaint and serene area
Cleanliness:very clean and tidy spacevery clean and comfyvery clean comfy and well organizedgreat communication clean quiet perfect for us while in peoriathe apartment was very clean and comfortable
Host:toby and angel are the sweetest hosts and their home is lovelythe hosts were so very kind and helpfulthoughtful and attentive hoststony and angel were great hostsangel and tony were great hostsRead more reviews
Location:nice space close to everythingnice central location on a quiet streetnice place love the locationnice and close to the university for our daughternear to gas station target best bay and others places
7. Cozy studio best for couples and solo travelers (from USD 42)
This nice studio features a bedroom, a bed, and a bathroom. Ideal for a couple of friends, solo travelers, or a couple, this house for rent in Peoria, IL, oozes with comfort. It can accommodate two guests. You have access to the downtown and several eateries which are nearby. There’s a closet space to keep your clothes and a TV with Netflix for entertainment as well. It also has a mini-refrigerator, microwave, toaster, and a coffee maker for added convenience.
Cozy & Convenient Location w/ NecessitiesPeoria, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:air conditioning worked greatthe heater was the perfect temp after coming out of the snowbeautiful place very cozy my favorite thing was the cute little fireplace space heater next to the bedall the amenities of a hotel but for less than half the price super comfortable bedthis is a lovely little sleeping room with an updated bathroom
Cleanliness:very clean and comfortable placea clean room and a great locationsthe room was clean and cozygreat stay very clean spacesuper clean and cozy- highly recommend
Host:alex is a great hostalex was very responsive to all our questionswonderful host alex is the bestyou can tell the host really cares about the spacealex is very responsiveRead more reviews
Location:great place in a great location beautiful and very comfywonderful space very close to bradley ua great place to stay for a weekend perfect distance between downtown and bradley universityi wished i had discovered this cute place beforethis is a quaint cute place close to most peoria “things to do”
8. Modern basement apartment at a strategic location (from USD 79)
Featuring a bedroom, two beds, and a bathroom, this basement apartment can accommodate four people. It has chic, modern interiors that are well-decorated and add to the aura of the place. The apartment is close to several locations. There’s a Starbucks nearby where one can find their favorite drinks. There’s a fully equipped kitchen with a plethora of amenities. Even though this place has a minimalistic vibe, you can find almost everything that you require.
Newly Remodeled Urban Basement Apt Heart of PeoriaPeoria, Illinois, United States
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Amenities & Room:this was our first experience with air b&b and it was fantastic very cozy and quietwe had everything we needed for a comfortable staywe liked the added touches of the blanket on the couch and the weighted blanket on the bedthis place was great for a week-long work-related stay and had everything i needed to be comfortableit was a comfortable place to stay for a night
Cleanliness:the place was clean and quietthe space was so clean and freshit was very clean and spaciousa nice clean basement apartmentnice place clean and private
Host:great host and descriptive directions for visitorshost is very friendly and helpfulthe host was very attentive and great at respondinglaura is a great hostlaura was a wonderful host and provided everything we neededRead more reviews
Location:great spot close to bradleygreat location with easy walk to restaurantsgreat place and walking distance to bradley universitya sweet basement apartment super close to bradleyawesome place great location to bradley university
9. Mid-century abode with a hot tub (from USD 150)
This warm and welcoming house features four bedrooms, three beds, and two bathrooms. One of the bathrooms features a relaxing hot tub while the other has a steam shower. There is also a kitchen that is well-equipped. There’s a gas grill on the deck along with outdoor furniture. The house features a TV and a DVD player. Additionally, there’s a washer and dryer in the basement for the convenience of the guests.
Charming Peoria HomePeoria, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:great outside deck and living room spaceeverything worked perfectly from tv to internet to air conditioning to everything in the kitchenthe kitchen has all the necessary gear for cooking which we likedthe three queen beds were all very comfortablethe beds were all comfortable
Cleanliness:very clean and the communication with kristin was greatthe house is clean and very comfortableso clean it felt almost brand newhouse was clean beds were comfortable and the house was decorated nicelyit's a really really great house clean and warm quiet and safe
Host:kristin was a wonderful hostkristin was a wonderful host as wellkristin was a wonderful host and has a beautiful homeshe was one of the best hosts we have ever experienced and i can't recommend her highly enoughproprietor took care of even the smallest details and she is really communicative and makes things easyRead more reviews
Location:the location was wonderfulgood location and in nice neighborhoodthe location was ideal and close to glen oak park the zoo downtown and shoppingthe location is perfect as it is centrally located within 15 minutes from both field locationsthe neighborhood is nice safe and quiet while being conveniently located to everything
10. Pet-friendly home with a large yard (from USD 68)
Four guests with pets are the ideal renters of Keith and Krista’s home that boasts a spacious backyard where your fur baby can do zoomies all day. There’s a queen bed and an air mattress to accommodate all guests.
There’s a full kitchen, a small dining area, a coffee corner, a bathroom with a tub, and a simple and cozy living room that will make you feel like you’re right at home. Other useful features included in your stay are free Wi-Fi and access to the washer and dryer.
Close to Bradley! Pets Welcome! Cozy 1BR homePeoria, Illinois, United States
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Amenities & Room:it was nice to have wifi and a tv with roku to wind down with netflix before bedlots of great breakfast and coffee accommodations too which was much appreciated may have to visit againcharming cottage perfect 1 bed/1bath
Cleanliness:very clean and homeyvery clean and neatit is exceptionally clean and very comfortablea great little place to stay great communication and very cleancomfy clean and stylish interior
Host:the host was very responsivehosts were very responsiveexcellent home and hosts would recommend for suregreat value and keith & krista were wonderful hoststhe owners are very friendly and so hospitableRead more reviews
Location:cute little house with a location close to osf hospitaleasy to get to and located in a central locationit was a great location and close to many main roads restaurants and storesexcellent airbnb close to the downtown area and the wildlife prairie parkideal location for those who have pets with a nice and spacious back yard
11. In the lap of mother nature
That was our list of the top Peoria vacation rentals from Airbnb. These places stand out from the rest and offer optimal comfort to travelers. Peoria is a city that has a homey vibe to it. It will instantly make you want to stay! Enjoy, relax, and explore the hidden gems.
12. Victorian-inspired apartment in the historic district (from USD 64)
Fit for two guests, Fernanda’s Airbnb is a Victorian-style home that was built in the 1800s in the Peoria historic district. It exudes unmatched elegance and vintage charm, offering modern comforts to ensure a memorable stay.
Your suite features a queen bed, a cozy seating area by the ornamental fireplace, and a private bathroom. You’re free to use the fully equipped kitchen or dine at the restaurants which are steps away from the property. For your laundry needs, there’s a shared washer and dryer area in the basement.
Historic Victorian Apt 2 - Downtown PeoriaPeoria, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:absolutely beautiful and stunning apartmentdefinitely plenty of room for twothe neighbors in the upstairs apartments were a bit noisier than i expected but not too badif there were a king size bed it would’ve been perfectthe bathroom was on the smaller side but was not too small-even for a big guy like me
Cleanliness:quite clean and relaxing environmenta nice clean and quiet place to staythe place was clean and in a quiet neighborhoodgreat value clean and privatevery clean and comfortable for a short weekend stay
Host:the host is super kind and very responsivefernanda was a fantastic hostbeautiful historic house in a quiet neighborhood with a very accommodating hostRead more reviews
Location:very cute and charming place in a great locationcute place definitely has character to itgreat value cool house perfect locationgreat place to stay if you’re in peoria cute apartment in a quiet neighborhoodvery nice comfortable place to stay nice location
13. Lovely and comfortable loft
Located at a short distance away from popular eateries, restaurants, and shops, this loft is an ideal place for those who want to explore downtown Peoria. Guests have access to the entire loft that features a studio, a bed, and a bathroom. It can easily accommodate two guests. The interiors are simple and cozy while the location is easily accessible. WiFi facility is available. Free parking is also provided.
Cozy in Peoria’s Warehouse DistrictPeoria, Illinois, United States
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Amenities & Room:fun studio with beautiful natural light no tv so it's great for being "unplugged"comfortable bed & the space has amazing natural light
Cleanliness:it was incredibly clean and tastefully decoratedgreat little place in a quiet but clean areanice facility secure and very cleanthe space was clean and perfect for my short business tripthe place was clean and lisa responded to questions very promptly
Host:easy and laid back hostshe was very responsive and check-in and out were easyhost is a pleasure to deal with would stay again without hesitationlisa is a awesome host very responsive and communicativelisa was an amazing host and i’m so grateful to have been her guestRead more reviews
Location:perfect location for walking distance to everything downtowngreat location in downtown ptownthe location was ideal for walking to downtown attractionslocation was perfect and close to great local eateriesit’s close to the river for really interesting walks or running
14. Private basement suite in central Peoria
If you’re on the hunt for a budget-friendly accommodation in Peoria, Kyle’s guest suite is one to consider for couples. The simple, one-bedroom suite is packed with conveniences like a mini-kitchen with a coffeemaker and a fridge, a good-sized bathroom with a glass-enclosed shower, a flat-screen TV, and a backyard patio surrounded by lush greens. This basement suite is located in central Peoria and is about 15 minutes by car from Northwoods Mall, Grand Prairie Shopping Plaza, and other entertainment centers downtown!
Private Peoria Guest Suite, rest & relaxPeoria, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
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Cleanliness:very nice clean and quiteeverything was clean exactly as described and the stay was an incredible value
Host:our hosts were very responsive and accommodatingkyle and zoe were amazing hostskyle/zoe were so kind and everything was delightfulagain wonderful stay with friendly hosts :)great place zoe and kyle are incredibly kindRead more reviews
Location:a quiet and stylish apt close to a lovely downtown areait's easy to get to their place and seemed centrally located to many local restaurants
15. Contemporary studio near major hubs
Donning a blue and red motif, this modern suite rental is a great fit for couples or a group of three. Savor the smell of coffee brewing in the well-equipped kitchen, and flip through the latest Netflix releases while seated on the comfy sofa. Come nighttime, let the plush queen bed lull you to sleep. This home’s other features are the stylish bathroom with a full-sized shower, a spacious dining area, and a comfortable work desk. Guests are also welcome to access the laundry room and the patio.
Private Modern Studio in PeoriaPeoria, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the shower setup was perfect and the kitchen amenities as wellthe quality of furniture is good and kitchen is well equippedi loved the coffee station and the living room was nice to watch netflix in
Cleanliness:the place was very clean and cozyclean and well thought out spaceit was clean and welcomingvery clean and thought out place to staygreat place very clean and comfortable
Host:host was very helpfuljosh was a great hostlgbtq friendly and loving home environmentjosh is a very helpful hostvery nice and attentive ownerRead more reviews
Location:loved the space and locationthe neighborhood is very walkable and the room was welcoming and comfy
Refurbished apartment in a private court
Located near a private court, Pamela’s upstairs apartment is recently remodeled to make the space nice and comfortable for four guests. With all-new furnishing, the home features a living room with a sleeper couch, a large kitchen, an in-unit washer and dryer, and a king-sized bed. All-day entertainment is possible with the provision of free Wi-Fi and a TV. Can’t bear leaving your fur baby behind? We’re happy to tell you that this modest but amenity-packed apartment is very pet-friendly!
★★★★★ Bright, Cozy Getaway in The River City★★★★★Peoria, Illinois, United States
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Amenities & Room:this apartment is so beautifully decorated and the furnishings are so comfortablegreat place thoughtful touches easy parking and fully equipped kitchenhost has nice amenities in the apartmentthoughtful touches and very comfortable and stylish
Cleanliness:very clean and nicely stockedit was clean quiet and cozyperfect spot very clean and comfortablethe apartment was clean and stylishpamela had the apartment clean roomy and very comfortable
Host:she was a great hostpamela thank you for being such a great hostshe was very friendly and accommodating even let me check in earlyeverything was beyond my expectations and the host were so kindquick response to every text and very helpful definitely stay here againRead more reviews
Location:great place with a great locationthe location of the neighborhood is terrific but the location of the house within that neighborhood is fantasticgreat space in a quiet neighborhood centrally located in peoriai loved this place because of its quiet locationcute cozy quiet street reasonable rate
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