Urbana is ideally located in the prairie region of Champaign county in Central Illinois. Home to the prestigious University of Illinois, Urbana has a thriving art and entertainment scene. From the prairie tallgrass of Meadowbrook Park to the Hickman Tree Walk, there is no dearth of open spaces here. The city shares historic ties with European settlers as well as Lincoln’s court days and it now houses a diverse collection of museums. Krannert Centre for the Performing Arts, Spurlock Museum, Urbana Free Library and Station Theater are some popular landmarks. While holidaying, visiting the varsity, or on business, rentals are a convenient option given their cost-effectiveness, comforts, and privacy. In this micro-urban community with farmer’s markets and eco-sensible transit systems, rentals make for a refreshing experience. Take your pick from these top Airbnb rentals in Urbana, Illinois, for your next visit.
This spacious loft is located on a tree-lined street within walking distance of the varsity campus and the downtown area. You could also rent bikes for quicker transit. The loft sits among trees and is on the second floor. Private wooden stairs lead to the apartment. Two queen-sized futon beds offer a good night’s rest under the skylights. This loft comes with a full bathroom, WiFi-enabled work space, and a small kitchenette. There are also numerous eateries nearby to satiate your appetite. This property welcomes pets and offers pet-sitting, and a fenced yard. The yoga class on offer is a good way to tune your body and mind for a refreshing start to the day!
Private Studio Loft for People, Pets, and YogaUrbana, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsi would definitely stay here again the space was super comfortable and very peacefulcharming space comfortable beds and thoughtful touches made this a great place to staythe beds were comfortable and there was plenty of space otherwisethe space is also really cozy would highly recommendit was clean and price worthywonderful clean quiet and peaceful spacenice clean place and great neighborhoodvery nice clean airy spacethe place is clean and bright
Host:the host was very responsivethe host's hospitality was greatthe host is quite responsivethey were responsive and thoughtful hoststhe hosts were friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsthe location was greatgreat location easy walk to campus/ downtowngreat location and very cozyeasy walk to campus and located in a charming neighborhoodgreat location and great value
This recently renovated condo comes with two bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms, a living room, kitchen, and a back porch. You can get access to a second bedroom at an additional cost. The e-lock makes for hassle-free check-in and check-out. Plush, king-size bed with fluffy pillows, HD TV and complimentary streaming invite you to relax. Start your day with freshly ground coffee or cook a delicious meal and enjoy it in the cozy dining area. This quiet condo’s vicinity to the highway provides easy access to the farmer’s market, groceries, and eateries. The condo can accommodate up to six people.
Comfortable Condo for Family & Business TravelersUrbana, Illinois, United States
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable beds it’s like a hilton hotel room but with a kitchen and living roomcomfortable beds made our stay equally pleasantbeds were comfortable and the updated kitchen was greata clean and pleasant stayplace was very clean and comfortablevery clean spacious convenient and quietscott's place was great it was very clean and comfortableeasy keypad for check in everything was clean and well maintained
Host:host was kind and quick with responseshost was cool and accommodatingscott was a great host with a great home me & my family really enjoyedowner is good to work withscott was a great host who accommodated our earlier arrival time and was great at communicating throughoutRead more reviewslocation was amazing with easy access to everythinggreat place close to i74the condo was in a good location for going to the university of illinois football gamescott's place is in a great location for visiting carle hospitalgreat place to stay with king size beds and great location
A sprawling apartment with four bedrooms, bathrooms, a kitchen, and a large common area, this is perfect for large families and groups. Offering access to shared facilities such as a heated indoor pool, a gym, a sauna, and a game room, it’s an easy choice for long stays. Each bedroom houses a double bed and with two couches in the common area, the unit can comfortably accommodate groups of eight. Chill in the game room or whip up a meal in the kitchen. In gloomy weather, enjoy a brisk stroll within the covered premises of the apartment complex. For pleasant days, there’s also a nice city park nearby.
The Atrium ApartmentSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe pool was amazing though it was really well heated for an indoor pooli only wish it came with more toilet paper and extra trash bags for the kitchenthe liquid handsoaps in the bathrooms were a nice touch thoughheated pool hot tub exercise room and game room were really great to have right outside the doori liked to be there it has an amazing pool game room gym jacuzzi etcit’s clean and safeit is a nice and clean spacethe apartment is clean and spacious and contained most things i neededthe location was great for us but the apartment wasn’t as clean as we would have expectedbeds are comfortable and the apartment is clean
Host:he was a great host and accommodatinggreat place all facilities and a very humble host mr ryanryan is a good hostryan was very responsive host - all my questions were answered within a couple of hoursour host ryan was fantastic in his communicationRead more reviewsthe location is perfect if you want to be close to u of ithere was a cool city park within walking distance toogood location for visiting uiucour group appreciated the building and the locationnothing fancy but a good location at a great price
Located just blocks from the revitalized downtown area, this mid-century two-bedroom house sits in a historic neighborhood. The yellow, rustic décor adds charms while comfortable furniture invites you to relax. The huge screened-in porch is particularly magical on rainy days. The private yard offers plenty of space for you to enjoy a stroll and a drink. Its well-lit and well-equipped kitchen beckons you to cook delicious meals. This property’s proximity to the farmer’s market is a perk. The bathroom is neatly stocked with essentials and comes with a shower-bath combo.
Charming Historic Urbana Home. Private Yard. By UIUrbana, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe house was exactly as described - comfortable beds and furniture - fully equipt kitchen and bathroomcomfortable with nice communal space for friends and family to gathermaster bedroom has a tv which is nice and living had tv with rokuthe interior is lovely fridge well-stocked comfortable beds snacks and gameskatrina’s house is lovely completely exceeding our expectations so comfortable great amenities in a great neighborhoodvery clean and easy to findthe place was clean and comfortablethe house was super clean and beds were exceptionally comfortablecomfy beds and clean bathroom in a lovely neighborhoodthe house was exactly what we were hoping for: it was charming quiet and clean
Host:katrina is a fantastic host and a genuinely good personkatrina could not be a more accommodating and gracious hostkatrina was an attentive hostess and made sure that everything ran smoothly every step of the waykatrina was very helpful with her local tips and suggestionsgreat open floorplan makes it the kind of house you want to live inRead more reviewsthe location is greatcute little house in a nice neighborhood of modest houses within walking distance (half mile to downtown urbanagreat location plenty of roomthe neighborhood is nice and quietwe had a great time enjoying mom's weekend at the university while staying at katrina's place
This recently renovated four-bedroom house is located near Meadowbrook Park, a short drive from the campus and downtown area. A well-appointed house styled minimally with touches of modern mid-century architecture. The living room with a fireplace is ideal for having people over while the family room with a TV is perfect for intimate family time. Each bedroom is tastefully decorated in soft tones and sports a plush bed. The modern, sleek kitchen, which flows into the dining space, makes for delightful cooking and dining. The backyard, with a small patio, provides enough space to play catch or enjoy a barbecue. All these make this a perfect oasis for a family or group of up to seven people.
Elegant, Modern and Remodeled 4BR Home in UrbanaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsi loved the outside patio with the table and grillthe beds were super comfortable and the bathrooms were well appointedthe kitchen is fully stocked with everything our group of six needed for a holiday weekendthe mid-century decor is amazing and gave me design ideas for my apartmentthe beds were comfortable and having 2everything was very clean and tidythe house was clean the linens were clean and there were plenty of towelsgreat space very clean and updatedthe beds were comfortable the house was clean and check-in and communication was a breezethe place is sparkling clean and well appointed
Host:entering the home and accessing certain things was clearly laid out by the hostthe owners are super accommodating and quick to respondclaudia and felipe are very respectuful and kind hostsgreat everything perfect hosts tooclaudia and felipe are wonderful hosts and their place is fantasticRead more reviewsperfect location in a nice central neighborhood in urbanalocation is nice and quietit was comforting knowing they actually live close by toothe location was great a short drive to campus and the neighborhood was quieta very big and comfortable house nearby many bus stations so it’s convenient to go to walmart and campus
This is a private studio on the second floor, steps from Lincoln Square Mall and a short ride to the campus. With lock-pad entry and a private entrance, guests enjoy breezy check-in and check-out. Sink into the leather couch and watch a movie. You could also snuggle with a book or drink on the recliner by the window. You can also hop into the hammock on the balcony for some relaxation. Enjoy a relaxing soak in the spa tub or curl up by the fireplace. The small kitchenette is perfect for quick and easy meals. Be it a single guest or a couple, this studio offers a relaxing and charming short or long stay, at an affordable cost.
Amazing Place -spa tub and fireplace in room
Top guest reviewsRead more reviewsvery clean and private apartment suitevery nice little place very clean and well keptvery clean private and the perfect location for our stayvery nice place very clean and very cozy makes you feel at home
This comfy house in a quiet neighborhood near Meadowbrook Park is also close to the downtown area and the university campus. It comes with two bedrooms and bathrooms, a living room, full kitchen, and a patio, all accessible with a private lock pad. Each bedroom is fitted with modern amenities and a king-size bed with extra blankets and pillows. There is also a work space within the bedroom. The well-lit living room oozes warmth with plush couches and a flat-screen TV. You can cook and dine inside or enjoy the meal outside on the patio. The patio and backyard with a grill, are perfect for dining outdoors in pleasant weather.
Comfortable Gray Ranch; you feel right at homeUrbana, Illinois, United States
Top guest reviewsbeds were fantastic and living room was inviting and comfortableclean and tidyplace was sparkling clean and beautifulthe house was sparkling clean and very cozyvery comfortable and clean homevery cozy space safe comfortable and clean
Host:lovely home and responsive hostsheri was very responsive to the questions we hadvery clean quiet neighborhood and the host was so quick to respond and work with my schedulehosta are very responsive and helpfulRead more reviewscute little house that was convenient to campus and other urbana locationsthis is a great place to stay the house is thoughtfully decorated very quiet and comfortable
This cozy house is situated a walking distance from Crystal Lake Park and the campus. It is a warm and friendly place complete with a kitchen, dining area, and a front yard. Its white-blue tones, wooden flooring and cozy décor are reminiscent of a nautical theme. The living room beckons you to sink into the couch and enjoy a movie. You could also play a tune on the piano or make use of the pool table. A double bed, a couch, and two air mattresses comfortably sleep six.
A warm and friendly place close to downtown UrbanaUrbana, Illinois, United States
Top guest reviewscomfortable bed great place awesome couch and fish tank greatlovely spacious home complete with a pool table and large aquariumthe pool table was a lot of funvery clean with added touches for a homey feelmickele’s home was very clean and comfortablemickele’s place is very nice and cleanthe unit was extremely clean and felt like homeher place is modern cool and very very cleanRead more reviews
Host:mickele is a fantastic hostmickele was very friendly and quick to respond when we had questionsshe was a generous host and her place is spotless we really enjoyed staying there"warm and friendly" is the perfect description of our experience staying at mickele's placemany compliments to the gracious host
Located near the campus, Urbana main street, and Lincoln Square, this condo is easily accessible. Set across the street from a brewery, close to groceries, hipster cafes and eateries, there is no dearth of entertainment options around. A shared elevator offers you access to the unit. Its convenient location, as well as clean and quiet interiors make this an easy choice for long and short stays. The condo is equipped with a double bed in the bedroom and an airbed in the living room, making it perfect for up to four people. With its kitchen, work space and in-unit laundry facilities you will have everything you need.
Cozy condo near campus
This mid-century basement studio with farm-style aesthetics is located on a tree-lined street in a quaint neighborhood, just five minutes from UIUC Memorial Stadium. Though a studio, its interiors and tasteful decor make it no less than an apartment. The mirror at the entryway, a flat-screen TV, a bathroom with sliding barn doors, and other unique touches, make for a refreshing experience. Enjoy a cup of coffee or fresh fruits in the kitchen or dine on takeout at the bistro table. Snuggle in for a movie or play some board games before you nod off in the queen-sized bed. Offering accommodations for up to three people, this studio is close to a co-working space.
Cozy Urbana Retreat -1.5 Miles to UIUC CampusUrbana, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
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Host:this place is awesome rebekah is so kind and an amazing host
A wonderful destination
For business trips or family holidays, vacation rentals are a great option for affordable accommodations. Choose from this list of Airbnb vacation rentals in Urbana, Illinois, for your next trip to this wonderful destination.
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