People who are interested in exploring the life of the 16th US president Abraham Lincoln can head to Springfield, Illinois. The city is also the capital of the state of Illinois and so there are plenty of things to do and places to see. Among the things do see in the city is the Lincoln house which is a historic site. Also located in the city are the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, Illinois State Museum, over two dozen parks, and malls. As the area around the city of Springfield has a lot of attractions, you get to experience more of them if you book a place to stay nearby. So if you pick one from among the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Springfield, Illinois, you can plan a unique trip with minimum hassle.
This is the Phoenix House, a historical two-bedroom home renovated to once again accommodate guests. Built in 1889, this home features a rich history complemented with modern standards to ensure a comfortable stay. The kitchen is equipped with a stove, refrigerator, microwave, and dishwasher for your cooking and dining needs. There is also a dedicated workspace, WiFi, and a smart TV for your convenience and entertainment.
Located in the Vinegar Hills neighborhood, this home is close to the Lincoln Home National Historic Site and downtown shopping district.
The Phoenix HouseSpringfield, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthere are a couple apartments upstairs above the space but the neighbors were quiet and friendlythe washer and dryer are in the unfinished basement down narrow stairs but not a problem doing laundrythe bed in the master bedroom was extremely comfortablethe kitchen and bathroom are well stocked with everything a traveler might need or wantvery clean and beautifully decoratedvery clean and decorated so nicelyeverything was very clean and the beds were so comfortablethe whole apartment was impeccably clean and comfortableplace was very clean and comfortable
Host:the host is amazing and responds quickthe host are also very responsive and accommodatingthe host was immediately responsive and very helpful with any questionsawesome place to stay friendly host very communicativethe hosts definitely put time and effort into their property and the love is clearly evidentRead more reviewsgreat location and spacious accommodationsand the location is ideal very close to main attractionsnice location as wellthe house is super close to many attractionsthe phoenix house is an amazing location and experience
Start your adventures around Springfield from this one-bedroom home for up to two guests. Built in the 1890s with Victorian-era design, this home showcases its rich history while maintaining the modern standards many are accustomed to. The large bedroom comes with a fireplace for your comfort, and there is a private porch where you can sit back and enjoy some coffee or tea. There is even a dedicated workspace and WiFi if you need to do some work.
This home is near several restaurants, shops, and attractions like the Old State Capitol, Lincoln’s Church (First Presbyterian Church), the Illinois State Museum, and the Old Capitol Farmer’s Market.
The Guest HouseSpringfield, Illinois, United States
Top guest reviewswe had a kitchen sitting area two bedrooms and a fun balconycute balcony cozy bathtub sunny and comfortablethe space is great -- it's bigger than i imagined and the bed is super comfortableit was absolutely beautiful with all the windows and light that flooded the roomsthe place was clean and beautiful and jay was extremely friendlysuper clean large space in a fantastic locationgreat place as described: clean roomy cozy comfyclean charming apartment near the lincoln attractionsthe apartment had nice space very clean
Host:jay was a perfect hostjay was a great hostray was a super hostjay is a great hostjay is a great host: pleasant communicative flexible and knowledgeableRead more reviewsthis location is great for getting around in springfieldvintage chic decor with an amazing locationgreat location within walking distance to lincoln's home and museumlocation to downtown was excellent and parking was a breezewalking distance to many attractions and a microbrewery right around the corner with great food as well
If you stay at this farmhouse that boasts modern décor, you can explore the area near a lake that is located nearby. This vacation rental is a good option if you plan to visit Dana Thomas House that was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in the Prairie School style and is about 6.4km (3.9 mi) away. The home is also located close to a microbrewery and pubs serving local beer. Among the amenities in the home that can accommodate five guests are WiFi, free parking, and a fully equipped kitchen.
Farmhouse style with city living near the lake.Springfield, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe extra bathroom amenities were perfectcomfortable beds great wifiour teenager slept on the couch and said it was quite comfortablethe mattresses and pillows were very comfortableevery inch of this house was perfectly cleana very nice clean and quiet placea clean quiet neighborhood with a great garage for your carall appliances appear to be new and cupboards are clean and freshly paintedvery clean and tyler and amy are very responsive and helpful
Host:host is quick to reply and very helpfulthe owner was extremely nice and helpfulhe was a very responsive hosthost communication was excellentfriendly fun neighbours tooRead more reviewsgreat location for our needsgreat location with easy access to all that is springfieldvery cute and comfortable placecute place great location that is close to springfield must-dos but a quiet neighborhoodgreat place great city to spend a weekend
At this studio-styled apartment that has a round sitting room, you can unwind in peace after a day out exploring the city. The vintage apartment has hardwood floors and is located within a Victorian home that was built in the 1890s. From the rental, guests can easily walk to the State Capitol, while the downtown area of the city and other attractions are about 10 minutes away. The apartment includes a porch and a kitchenette is equipped with appliances for heating and storing food.
The Round Room StudioSpringfield, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewslots of little extras like games coffee and tvall of the kitchen amenities one would expect and a great shower toothe apartment was super clean and wifi worked without a problemthe space was comfortable and i would stay again in a secondthe bed is super comfortable and the tv has everything anyone will ever needeverything was very cleansparkling clean which is so appreciated during covidclean and very well furnishedthe place was very clean nice and cozyit was cozy clean and comfortable
Host:claire is a great hostclaire was highly responsive and welcomingshe was a fantastic host who responded almost instantlyclaire was an amazing host and i will definitely stay here againclaire is a wonderful host and communication is top notchRead more reviewsgreat location close to downtownbeautiful historic home close enough to walk to the cute restaurants downtownthis cozy spot is super close to downtown springfieldreally cute place and very cozyin a safe area within walking distance of city centre
This home, which was constructed in the 1890s in the Victorian style, covers a large area. It has three bedrooms and there is space for up to ten guests to stay comfortably. Among the five beds are two king beds, two single beds, and one double bed. The home is located within walking distance from many historical landmarks and also the State Capitol. Amenities include a large deck that provides a good view of the surroundings while the stained-glass windows provide a nice touch to the interior of the house.
The Big Green House by the CapitolSpringfield, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe beds were super comfy the temperature in the house was comfortable and all amenities were providedwe really enjoyed the side porch area with table and chairs to enjoy lunch outsidebeds were comfortable plenty of hot water good water pressure and ac units throughout kept it very comfortableloved the dedicated parking large deck and two bathrooms with showersthe beds were comfortable with quality linensgreat experience and very cleanvery nice and clean placevery clean and spacious homeeverything was clean and in working ordergreat clean stay 10/10 would stay again
Host:the host are greatbill is an extremely nice hostbill & jen were great hosts and were very quick with every replybill and jen are wonderful hostsbill and jen were responsive to any questions we hadRead more reviewsclose to many of springfield’s best points of interestit is in a wonderful location for exploring downtown springfieldperfect and safe location downtownit's close to everything and super easy to findthis is a great place to stay walking distance to the historic area if you’re so inclined
At this large, 5-bedroom home, there is space for up to 12 guests. The home is located in the quiet Briarcliff neighborhood and guests can relax after touring the attractions located nearby which include the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum. There are six beds provided to guests and the amenities include free parking available on the street. The kitchen is fully equipped with appliances and silverware, and there are WiFi and laundry facilities available.
The Briarcliff ManseSpringfield, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsvery spacious house snacks water and bathroom amenities were great additionsgreat place with plenty of room for multiple familieslarger than we needed (so the value was spectacular) immaculately clean on a very quiet streetcomfortable clean and conveniently locatedlovely homey very clean this is an amazing home very spacious and quiet location
Host:jeanna was extremely helpful and responsiveour host thought of everything from providing snacks and water to travel toothbrushes and mouthwash absolutely awesomejeana was absolutely terrific she was nice easily reachable helpful — you name itbeds were incredibly comfortable and she had so many little helpful toucheswish we could give this 10 stars instead of 5 jeana was a great hostRead more reviewswe walked around the neighborhood extensively as well it was nice to walk quiet felt safe as welljeena’s place was great it’s in a good location and she was so accommodating and quick to respond
Featuring charming décor and furnishing, this house has two bedrooms and can accommodate up to six guests. Two bedrooms have queen beds and an inflatable bed and sofa are also available. The vacation rental is located quite close to Lincoln Park and provides a good view of it. Additionally, guests can travel to several areas within the city easily and visit attractions. The amenities in the home include a smart TV, free parking, and a fully equipped kitchen.
The Purple Awning House at Lincoln ParkSpringfield, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe beds were comfortable the air conditioners worked greatspacious and comfortable with many thoughtful amenitiesthere is air conditioning in both bedrooms comfortable beds and welcoming decorbeds were comfortable and the internet worked very wellthe beds were comfy and we loved the fun funky decoreverything was clean and well maintainedvery clean and better than expectedit is however clean and worked finevery responsive communication the house is clean and has all amenitiesthis house was sparkling clean
Host:bill and jen were great hostsbill and jen are friendly and cheerful and replied to our questions promptlythe hosts were very quick to respond to inquiries and provided helpful hintsvery nice responsive hostthe host will take care of you and they have everything you need to be comfortableRead more reviewsthe location is excellent alsogreat location and quietgreat location very comfortable spotand its location is greatgreat location and nice place i loved being close to the park
This Victorian-style home was built in 1899 and you can enjoy quick access to several attractions in the city of Springfield from here. The home is located close to the West Side quarter of the city and there are a number of shops, places to eat, and medical facilities in the area. There are three bedrooms and there is space for nine guests to stay comfortably. A total of seven beds are available for guests to use and amenities include a dining table in a spacious room and a kitchen that is equipped with appliances for cooking meals.
West Side 1StorySpringfield, Illinois, United States
Top guest reviewsthe space had all the necessary amenities was cute and comfortablethey provide many extra touches (luxurious towels kitchen gadgets coffee/tea/condiments) that make your stay even more enjoyablethe beds were extremely comfortable with very high quality sheets and blanketsupdated and modern amenities and little touches like a phone charger and snacks were awesomethe beds were very comfortableit was very clean and comfortablelovely clean space that feels like a second homegreat place to start our civil war tour the house was really clean and comfortablevery clean spacious well equipped kitchen and just like homethe interior is spotless with a nice layout & decorated with a combo of contemporary & vintage charm
Host:kevin and stacey are excellent hostskevin & stacey were excellent hosts were warm and professionalthe owners made it so easy for usour stay here was amazing; kevin and stacey were wonderful and responsive hoststhey were great communicators and kind thoughtful & helpful hostsRead more reviewsthe location was perfectthe location is perfect for visiting historic springfield and beautiful washington parkthis house is in a great location in the heart of springfieldit is close to many attractions restaurants and areas of interestit’s big well located and beautiful
While staying at this Victorian period house that was built in the 1860s, you can experience a bit of the history of the area. The house was once owned by a couple that operated a bakery in the vicinity and it has two bedrooms and is able to accommodate up to six guests. As it has been renovated extensively, the home has a slew of new appliances and a fully equipped kitchen. It is located close to several important areas in the city and guests can easily walk to the State Capitol building.
The Market Street HouseSpringfield, Illinois, United States
Top guest reviewsit is cute clean and comfortable we would gladly stay again
Host:jennifer is a great hostRead more reviewsperfect location and beautifully decoratedjennifer’s place on market st is a great location in springfieldgreat location very nicely furnished and a great value for the whole house
At this striking apartment located on the second floor of a building, guests can easily access 6th Street that is directly below it. The flat that dates back to the 19th century is in the downtown area of Springfield and guests can access it using a combination key. The apartment is quite spacious and it has one bedroom. It is designed to accommodate up to two guests. It is outfitted with new furniture and it has huge windows that keep the interior well-lit.
Walk to Lincoln Sites~Private Downtown ApartmentSpringfield, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsand very fast wifi that made our work easy to accomplishthe view was great and the bed was very comfortableloved the big windows in the living room that look down on 6th streetthe apartment itself was very clean and cozycomfortable and clean and felt like homethe apartment was clean comfortable and in a great locationabove a storefront very cozy and cleanthe place was super clean and we really enjoyed sitting on the back balcony
Host:tom is an excellent hostthanks for being a great host highly recommends this spacetom is an amazing host the place was super clean and had nice books to look throughthe hosts were excellent with their communication and we arrived and settled in without any problemsRead more reviewsgreat location in downtown springfieldgreat place in the heart of downtown springfieldthis is a great location to downtown shops restaurants and historic siteslocation is awesome personal touches and snacks were greatsecond stay at this location only continues to get better
Recently redecorated, this studio-style flat is located in the downtown area of the city and is part of the historic Fisher-Latham building. Guests who rent the flat can easily access the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum which is nearby. The flat is on the third floor and it has a queen bed in its one bedroom. It has space to accommodate two guests and welcome snacks are provided. Around the flat, there are a number of restaurants and areas to experience the nightlife in the city.
Historic Fisher-Latham Bldg Apt.~Museums~DOWNTOWNSpringfield, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsfantastic a larger space than i expected with an amazingly comfortable memory foam bedbeautiful apartment great amenities incredibly clean and in an ideal locationvery clean and comfortablecute and clean private and quietvery clean and easy check-insuper clean and perfect locationas soon as we walked in the door it smelled fresh and clean
Host:the owners are very attentive and thoughtful with some special touchesthe hosts were wonderful and i highly recommend staying in their place if you visit springfieldtom has been very responsive and accommodativeRead more reviewslocation is amazing everything is within walking distancegreat place in great location for reasonable priceawesome location and huge for a studio apartmentgreat location and surprisingly quiet for being downtownwe walk to dinner at a great italian restaurant and we walk to the lincoln museum
This is a large home that has three bedrooms, which come with one king bed and two queen-sized beds. The home’s historic features include the original wood fixtures, chandeliers, and attractive hardwood flooring. The area in which the home is situated is safe and quiet. Amenities in the home include free parking and a fully equipped kitchen for cooking meals. It is located close to the downtown area of the city which is about five minutes away by road.
Bell Estate- historic charming houseSpringfield, Illinois, United States
Top guest reviewsbeds were comfortable and the internet worked very wellthe house had plenty of space and was very comfortableget a professional house cleaner someone like my house cleaner that actually cleans mold out of bathroomsgreat stay the one small tv in the living room was hardwe loved having space for 4 people to cook and talk in the kitchenclean and comfyeverything was very cleanvery clean and welcomingbeautiful place extremely clean and nice areavery clean and great to have the space of the whole house
Host:hosts were great definitely recommendfantastic home and host very accommodatingbeautiful home and amazing hostlindsey was an amazing host responding quickly to any questions we hadsuper responsive and helpful hostsRead more reviewsperfect location for usgreat location for the event we attendedi would definitely recommend this location to anyonefantastic location for lincoln land travelerswould recommend or stay at at this location ahain
Historic and modern Springfield create a fascinating mix
Experiencing the historic aspects and modern attractions of Springfield is easy when you opt for great accommodations, like hotels with smoking rooms or a vacation rental. At a vacation rental, you can take your time to plan your holiday and explore the unique architecture of the city as well as its many historic sites. Book an Airbnb now and look forward to a unique stay!
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