6 Best Airbnb Wedding Venues In Illinois, USA - Updated 2024

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Illinois is a lovely state home to iconic tourist attractions including art museums and futuristic landmarks such as Millennium Park and The Art Institute of Chicago. Good news for art-aficionado couples, The Art Institute of Chicago is not only a place where you can appreciate artworks - it also makes for an impressive site for an elegant marquee wedding. Walk down the beautiful Grand Staircase for a one-of-a-kind and dramatic bridal entrance. As per the marriage laws, Illinois has no residency requirements, so even foreigners can tie the knot here. Just be sure to apply for a marriage license. Later, you can visit Anderson Japanese Gardens in Rockford or Shawnee National Forest in Herod for downtime.

Finding a perfect venue should be the first step if you want to hold a special union with your partner here. Browse through this list of the best Airbnb wedding venues in Illinois, USA.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent reviews, location, venue options, costs and packages, amenities, guest accommodation, and event restrictions and regulations. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on March 13, 2024.

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1. Labrador Lakehouse Inn & Wedding Venue, Murphysboro (from USD 959)

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Labrador Lakehouse Inn & Wedding Venue promises a remarkable wedding you will remember for a lifetime. The indoor function space can host up to 50 guests and includes tables, chairs, and complimentary access to the timber-made bar. Pets are also welcome to join the special occasion as well.

To book this place, the event schedule should commence from 10am and wind up before 9pm. However, renters can extend the duration for an additional USD 265 per hour. Moreover, the property offers three wedding packages depending on your preferred lodging and seasonal rates. Each package requires a USD 500 non-refundable deposit upon booking.

Nearest airport: Southern Illinois Airport (7.7 miles / 7.3 kilometers)
Guest capacity: Up to 50
Standout features: Pet-friendly policy
Testimonial: “Labradore Lakehouse was a great house to have the perfect wedding we had always hoped for! Victoria’s house was reasonably priced for what we needed the rental for. The venue was clean, and check-in/check-out was easy.” - Ashley

Stayed at this property?
Murphysboro, Illinois, United States
456.23 km (283.5 mi) from Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago
18 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 9 Beds 16 Guests 7 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
house is super clean had a great time
victoria is an excellent host
we loved everything about the venue victoria was super sweet and helpful
this house is beautiful in a beautiful location
it is a great place to have a large family gathering
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2. Loft606, Chicago (from USD 964)

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Once a factory home, now transformed into a loft, this light-filled property comes equipped with wood-beamed ceilings and plenty of skylights. Since this is not a party house, only atmospheric music and solemn wedding celebrations are allowed here. Besides that, more than 20 guests can occupy Loft606and event rates are priced individually and based on occupancy.

The gourmet kitchen and full-sized bar are wonderful additions to the facilities. Couples can even request a private chef and bartender to prepare food and beverages for attendees. Free parking within the premises is also available for visitors arriving in their private vehicles.

Nearest airport: Chicago Midway International Airport (10.8 miles / 17.3 kilometers)
Guest capacity: More than 20
Standout features: Offers services of a private chef and a bartender
Testimonial: “The Loft was exactly what we needed to host a reunion of college and graduate school friends. The property was clean, and the open spaces, both inside and outside, allowed us to have an excellent time during our stay. Thanks!” - George

Stayed at this property?
Chicago, Illinois, United States
36.16 km (22.5 mi) from Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago
82 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 9 Beds 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the open space lovely kitchen and roof deck all help to make up for these quirks
plenty of space for everyone to sleep and lots of room for working and entertaining
the main area is huge with a huge kitchen heated floors and a sonos sound system
unique property with abundant space the layout was perfect and there was plenty of room for all of us
really impressive and unique space with lots of room for our meeting event
the space was clean and comfortable and very close to lots of great restaurants and bars
it was clean and comfortable and the internet worked well
the hosts are very responsive
john and anna were very gracious hosts and were responsive to all our requests and needs
john and his team were amazing hosts
owner very easy to communicate with
owner was extremely helpful with recommendations and ensuring a stress free experience
loved the location -- away from the chaos of downtown yet easily accessible by l and bus
logan square location was an ideal distance outside of downtown
would highly recommend this location for big groups
highly recommend this location
great space for large parties walking distance to bars and restaurants
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3. Serene barn house for a countryside wedding, Dahlgren (from USD 122)

Fancy saying I do in a countryside setting? This barn house is an excellent option! This is an ideal choice for couples who want to escape the city’s bustle and enjoy nature’s serenity. You can set up a garden-style wedding on the verdant grounds outdoors exuding a relaxing family farm ambiance.

Furthermore, the expansive indoor game room, including ping pong, darts, and foosball, in the barn’s loft can work as a great venue alternative if the weather suddenly changes. There is also a swing set on the porch for your little ones to enjoy themselves during the reception downtime.

Standout features: Historic venue with wildlife
Testimonial: “We had a fun time celebrating a 50th wedding anniversary with family. Plenty of room for the 13 of us. Enjoyed fishing the ponds - caught bluegills, crappies, bass, and an ALBINO CATFISH!? The barn and covered front porch were really nice for the rainy times. And we had everything we needed in the house. Privacy was nice too. Made some great memories!” - Amy

Stayed at this property?
Dahlgren, Illinois, United States
401.46 km (249.5 mi) from Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago
138 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 9 Beds 15 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 15

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the newly installed wifi is super fast
then outside is a great patio with plenty of tables and chairs
the property also has a beautiful barn with a game room in the hayloft
we were comfortable within the first hour of arriving and we enjoyed all parts of the property
loved the game room in the hayloft of the barn
also the pictures listed portrayed the room above the barn as a clean game room
we felt safe everything was clean & we had fun roaming around the property
if i’m being very honest the property should be thoroughly cleaned between guests and i felt it wasn’t
looking for a place to sleep with calm spacious outdoor activities? this is a great property
whitney is a wonderful host
the hosts were so responsive to any questions we had
whitney was pleasant and responsive from start to finish
the host was very quick to respond to queries and was very gracious
very good communication from the host
this place provided a perfect location for a relaxing getaway
the location was also great for access to the shawnee national park
dogs loved swimming and walking/running the trails with us
the perfect place for our family to spend thanksgiving
a great place to stay
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4. Luxury home with state-of-the-art facilities, Homer Glen (from USD 1139)

This stylish home combines tranquility and luxury in one stunning setting. It boasts state-of-the-art facilities including a trendy game room, a theater room, an indoor sauna, and an outdoor hot tub. And there is more! You will find a neatly landscaped and well-lit yard along with a fire pit and concrete pavement, perfect for hosting a scenic garden wedding.

However, do remember that all events must be discussed with and approved by the host before booking and arrival. Also, no loud music or noise is allowed from 10pm to 6am. Although, complimentary driveway parking is available for your and your guests’ convenience.

Standout features: Landscaped chalet with fountain
Testimonial: “Troba was absolutely gorgeous. It was the perfect home base for our wedding. Laura was communicative and even gave us suggestions for vendors in the area. 10/10 would recommend” - Michael

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Homer Glen, Illinois, United States
6.02 km (3.8 mi) from Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago
38 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire chalet 6 Beds 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
very clean with everything you could want
very clean and equipped with everything you need
the property is beautiful and the home is very welcoming clean and of course fun
laura was a great host
beautifullll home everything is the way it looks in the pictures great host quick response
the home is so beautiful and spacious and laura was an awesome host
the host laura was so helpful and gracious with us
he hosted our wedding here and it was so amazing special our stay was great
this is the perfect place to rest relax and celebrate life's precious moments together
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5. Lavish property on a sprawling estate, St. Charles

Experience a grand fairytale-like wedding in this lavish property perched on a 7,000-square-foot (650-square-meter) estate. This gated mansion has a storied past dating back to 1848, so you can feel its timeless elegance as soon as you step inside.

This sophisticated mansion is not only fancy and tastefully decorated but also spacious enough to host your big special day. Whether you want an indoor floral fantasy wedding or a vineyard al fresco wedding, there is a spot to arrange whatever theme you prefer. The large living room with a fireplace is perfect for cozy gatherings, while the outdoors with a stylish fountain is a great spot for cheerful receptions.

Additionally, the parking lot can carry up to 13 cars, and valet service is possible upon request.

Standout features: Mansion property with valet service

Stayed at this property?
St. Charles, Illinois, United States
37.75 km (23.5 mi) from Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago
6 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 16 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
gorgeous furniture perfect layout comfortable for parties
the hosts were very friendly and responsive
christopher was a great host and catered perfectly to every single request we had
a beautiful place to stay at
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6. Regal mansion on Chicago’s Gold Coast, Chicago (from USD 1600)

Ornate décor, crown moldings, and high ceilings characterize this regal mansion on Chicago’s Gold Coast, making it a gorgeous place for an elegant marquee nuptial. Keep in mind that quiet hours begin after 11pm.

Furthermore, the property is just paces away from restaurants and nightlife for vibrant after-parties and rave nights. There are also several churches nearby for the solemnization of the holy sacrament. Additionally, public transportation is nearby, and there are plenty of cabs around the area, so visitors will not find it a hassle to commute back and forth to their rentals.

Standout features: Elegant features and proximity to churches

Stayed at this property?
Chicago, Illinois, United States
38.75 km (24.1 mi) from Hindu Temple of Greater Chicago
8 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
kanan’s property was absolutely beautiful and in a perfect location within walking distance to many restaurants and bars
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Tie the knot in Illinois

Thanks to the stunning scenes of lush greenery and verdant hills in Illinois, the state is one of the best places to take the next step with your significant other. Tie the knot in one of the best Airbnb wedding venues in Illinois, USA, and save up on accommodation expenses at the same time!

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