13 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals With Pool In Illinois, USA - Updated 2024

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There are tons of other reasons that make Illinois an interesting tourist destination with plenty of things to do and attractions to visit. For instance, one might like to check out the World’s Largest Catsup Bottle in Collinsville or head out on a brave journey through the ghost town of Cairo. There are also several river towns and a vast coastline to explore. The natural landscapes in the state are a sight to behold, and if you are into thrilling outdoor activities, then you will definitely want to visit the Great Rivers Country, Shawnee National Forest, and Starved Rock State Park. However, if you just want a peaceful vacation, check out some of the best Airbnb vacation rentals with pool in Illinois, USA, below.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to pool. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 22, 2024.

1. Single-bedroom rental with shared amenities in Chicago (from USD 226)

Immerse yourself in a world of impressive amenities when you stay at this rental flat located in Lawrence House in Uptown Chicago. This unit is ideal for a long-term stay with its well-equipped kitchen with various appliances, laundry amenities, and complimentary on-street parking.

Take advantage of its luxurious amenities, such as the 50-foot (15.24-meter) shared indoor pool and state-of-the-art fitness center. Drop by the rooftop deck for great views of the city skyline and wind down on one of the sun loungers. The building is equipped with a lift.

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
309.11 km (192.1 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
467 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the building comes with great amenities like a well-equipped gym and a swimming pool
the apartment was comfortable well-designed and felt like a home rather than a hotel
the apartment itself was fabulous with plenty of space and fun decor
nice room it's set up to work almost like a hotel
small touches like chromecast qr codes so you can watch videos on the tv are really nice
the place was very clean and cozy
aaron and carrie's space was clean and comfortable and their communication excellent
the apartment was perfectly clean and very well decorated
the pool was nice and clean alittle cold though
it was really clean comfortable and in a great location
aaron was a great host
he was fast at responding and helpful in answering our questions
aaron was a great host would definitely stay here again
aaron was extremely helpful and responsive to all my requests
aaron was super responsive and helpful
great location in chicago for a trip
this location had easy access to train and downtown
great location and cool building
great location for a visit to chicago
stylish place in a great location
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2. Two-bedroom barn with a spacious garage in Virden (from USD 480)

With 557.4 sq. m (6,000 sq. ft) of living space, this Airbnb with an indoor pool in Illinois can accommodate a maximum of 10 guests. It has a countryside vibe that you will find to your liking. The master bedroom has two king-sized beds and a sofa bed while the other bedroom has a king-sized bed and two couches. Outside, you will find a spacious garage next to a fully equipped kitchen and a laundry area. This garage includes a pingpong table and provides space for up to four vehicles. There is also a heated pool where you can unwind.

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Virden, Illinois, United States
14.8 km (9.2 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
240 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 16 Beds 16 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
awesome bedroom with big screen tv
i also enjoyed the massage chair in the theater room
pool and theater space were great
big heated pool with a great sound system
the pool and theater room are amazing
everything was very clean
sean’s place is a ton of fun i was impressed with the cleanliness
absolutely amazing place everything was clean and set up perfect
nice neat and clean
the pool was clean and there were a ton of toys for my kids to play with
i hope the host gets it together
he is the best host ever
wonderful host that made us feel very welcome at his property
very friendly willing to help and a great host
host was beyond expectations and very responsive
nice place really awesome indoor pool
the place is spectacular what a cool idea sean is rad
the location is also great as there are no neighbors so the loud music doesnt disrupt neighbors
it was the perfect place for a family getaway
this is a great place to relax and have a good time we’ll definitely be back
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3. Secluded log home getaway in Brookport (from USD 225)

Discover this magnificent, secluded log home nestled on sprawling land, seamlessly merging with the enchanting Shawnee National Forest. A haven of serenity, the interior boasts generously spacious, immaculately kept rooms complemented by a well-equipped kitchen complete with a coffee maker and a spacious living area. The allure extends outdoors with a private pool featuring a capacious deck and tiki hut, an eight-person hot tub on the rear porch, and a grill.

Angling enthusiasts will delight in the lake, teeming with bass and catfish, among others. Amidst the scenic beauty, spot deer, turkey, and myriad hummingbirds, all while being conveniently situated just miles from Paducah and Golconda.

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Brookport, Illinois, United States
293.2 km (182.2 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
70 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
tv with dvd player in den and music for the deck area were good to have
the full kitchen was perfect for cooking and we even tried out the traeger grill
two large a/c units kept the entire space very cool and there are ceiling fans throughout
there was plenty of space & the kitchen was very well stocked
the three bedrooms and three bathrooms were perfect for our group
private clean and plenty of space
the cabin was very clean inside and out
everything was so clean & comfortable
- clean and spacious house to afford one the opportunity to spread out
lots of room in the house and super clean
the host was very knowledgeable and efficient
the owner is so sweet too
the hosts were welcoming and made themselves available if needed
the hosts were incredibly responsive and accommodating
it was amazing the owners were quick to respond if we had any questions or concerns
i recommend this location
had a great time house is beautiful beds are comfy and location is quiet and relaxing
wish i was still there perfect place for a peaceful family visit
tana and jimmy have done an outstanding job creating the perfect location to relax and unwind
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4. Elegant vacation home with an outdoor space in Effingham (from USD 227)

This elegant vacation home with a private pool boasts a huge outdoor space with a covered front porch, a well-furnished deck, a hammock, and a patio. It also has a living room with a fireplace. You can prepare home-cooked meals in the fully equipped kitchen and enjoy them in the dining area with a wooden dining table. The place is pet-friendly home so you can bring your beloved pets with you. It is also ideal for a group of six guests.

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Effingham, Illinois, United States
104.53 km (65.0 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
65 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool was heated and ready to go when we arrived
the house was very clean and comfortable
the house was very clean and well furnished
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5. Retro cottage with lush gardens in Carbondale (from USD 250)

This two-bedroom cottage can accommodate a maximum of four guests. It gives off a unique charm with its retro Danish furniture. It welcomes well-behaved dogs at an additional fee per night so you can definitely stay here with your beloved pets. Aside from the in-ground pool, you can choose to lounge in the Finnish sauna or Japanese soaking tub. You can also take a breath of fresh air in the gardens full of flowers and herbs.

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Carbondale, Illinois, United States
216.6 km (134.6 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
227 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we were pleasantly surprised by me amount of supplies and amenities in the kitchen
the space is larger homier and more comfortable than mere photos can indicate
the amenities were perfect with a very cozy bed and very nice bathroom
bright lovely decor with fast wifi
comfortable quiet surrounding by beauty and nature
the space was immaculately clean and very comfortable
it was extremely clean
the pool house is super clean very quite and comfortable
the pool was super clean and we had so much fun
the pool house is modern stylish clean and comfortable
were the perfect hosts
were the perfect hosts
the hosts were fantastic
even better hosts
great host and lovely place
easy walking distance to campus and the strip
what a great location for anyone traveling to carbondale
great location and lovely hosts
great location -unique -historical - special little details vary warm feeling -
the entire place is cute and cozy
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6. Studio with free parking space in St. Charles (from USD 90)

This studio is situated about 1.6 km (1 mi) away from downtown St. Charles. It can accommodate up to two guests. It has a queen-sized bed and a bathroom. There is a Keurig coffee machine provided so you can begin your day with a warm cup of coffee. A free parking space, a dedicated workspace, and Wi-Fi access are available too. Guests also have pool access.

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St. Charles, Illinois, United States
277.47 km (172.5 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
252 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
large leather couch and huge tv for football watching
comfortable bed many thoughtful amenities and very clean
spacious and cozy space with great amenities
the view over the pool tennis court and yard is lovely and you can barely see the neighbor's home
everything was was just as decribed with added joy including snacks breakfast pastries and some soup options
very clean and comfortable
very clean quiet and cozy
the place was very clean and comfortable
the place was very nice and completely spotless when we arrived
this is a lovely and clean space with a comfortable bed
john and mary were excellent hosts
john & mary were great host
very nice hosts
fantastic host and overall every travelers dream
the owners surely care about their property
the location was perfect - a quiet neighborhood but still super close to downtown st
located within walking distance of the absolutely beautiful historic downtown st
the location is very good and very close to downtown saint charles
great space and good location about a mile from the center of town
beautiful place great location they had everything we needed and more for our stay
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7. Spectacular estate with an indoor pool oasis in Mokena

Escape to this breathtaking Airbnb with a private indoor pool in Illinois and experience a world of relaxation and entertainment like never before. Nestled on two sprawling acres of land, this award-winning retreat boasts over 9,800 square feet of opulent living space. Step inside the grand double doors to discover the grand room with its high ceilings, a gas fireplace, and an 85-inch television. Venturing further, guests will find a high-end arcade game room and a fully stocked kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances.

Indulge in the ultimate luxury where the highlight is undoubtedly the indulgent oasis featuring a heated indoor pool and hot tub, inviting you to unwind year-round. No more than an hour from the heart of Chicago, this remarkable haven offers the perfect retreat for families and friends.

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Mokena, Illinois, United States
254.34 km (158.1 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
47 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 8 Beds 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i love all the bedrooms lounge area atmosphere furniture open areas game room and appliances etc
place was great and even included an arcarde room
the pool was excellent and the game room was amazing
the property is super clean and well kept
inside it was organized clean and neat as a pin
had a great time here very clean lots of activities and great host
host was an excellent communicator
host was accommodating and communication was good
great host amazing crib you will not regret booking with him super fast communication
thomas was very kind and responsive
the pool is amazing thomas was very quick with responding and is so accommodating
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8. Four-bedroom house with a huge backyard in Fairview Heights (from USD 299)

This 4-bedroom Airbnb with a private pool in Illinois follows an open floor plan and can accommodate up to 12 people. Outside, you will find a huge backyard where you can grill and lounge about. Kids can safely run around the backyard too. There is also an in-ground pool and an outdoor fire pit. Three bedrooms come with a queen-sized bed each while the other bedroom has a double bed. Conveniently, the place is only 15 minutes away from downtown St. Louis.

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Fairview Heights, Illinois, United States
120.56 km (75.0 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
348 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the patio & pool were great
the living/dining great room offered plenty of space for gathering & hanging out
how fit all of us and the beds were very comfortable
mel provides a cozy family oriented home perfect for all ages
the pool was terrific and my kids especially enjoyed night swimming with the colored pool lights on
the place was clean and large
everything was clean tidy and welcoming
also the place was very clean and spacious
the house was very clean warm and spacious
the home is clean and the bedding is luxurious
melanie was a wonderful host
mel is a wonderful host
our host was wonderful and home was very warm and inviting
very communicative and kind host
she was quick to respond and especially helpful
the location is fantastic
perfect location if visiting st
great location for cardinals games
it was in a quiet neighborhood but close to so much the location is super
it was the perfect location for our needs
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9. One-bedroom house with home theater access in Godfrey

This simple one-bedroom house is only a few minutes away from various local points of interest such as downtown St. Louis. During your stay here, you will have access to various recreational facilities, such as the gym, home theater, hot tub, and swimming pool. A complimentary breakfast is also provided so you will get to start your day right. The bedroom has a queen-sized bed where you can comfortably rest after a long day of touring. Laundry facilities are available so there is no need to worry about your laundry piling up.

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Godfrey, Illinois, United States
91.56 km (56.9 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
92 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in bed and breakfast 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
work out room nice private bathroom
very good experience pool is dope
it was pretty clean and it smelled nice but it was very outdated
we had the whole house to ourselves and everything was clean and comfortable
the place is a bit outdated but still clean and offers plenty of fun stuff to do
david was an amazing host
david is an awesome host
david is a great host
david is a welcoming host and was very hospitable
dave was a wonderful host
the neighborhood is very quiet safe and peaceful and close to anything you need
the neighborhood was safe and quiet
it is fairly close to the city and is very scenic and beautiful along the drive
david's place is what is looks like in the picture
like wise i was under the impression that it was close to the city based on the description
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10. Pet-friendly cabin with a backyard in Galena

This charming four-bedroom cabin lets you bring up to two dogs with you at an additional fee. It can accommodate 10 people and features a spacious living room with a 2-story stone gas fireplace. You will find a dining set for eight in the dining area, which overlooks the backyard. An additional sitting area is available in the fully equipped kitchen. The place also has a game room with an air hockey table and a TV. There is even a pool where you can splash around with family or friends.

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310.88 km (193.2 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
52 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great space; plenty of room for our three families
the beds were comfortable and the space was great
great spot for a large group plenty of space and beds for the 10 of us
the kitchen was nice and had many supplies for cooking
everything was clean and ready to use
it felt very clean which was great given the pandemic
great location great communication very clean would recommended and stay with a great escape again
it exceeded all of our expectations and the owners made the process painless and stress free
great location and very cozy
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11. Unique train car with five bedrooms in Plano

This unique train car with five bedrooms is fully furnished to make you feel at home. It overlooks Big Rock Creek, which is surrounded by old oak trees. It can accommodate up to six people and includes a master bedroom with a king-sized bed. Two bedrooms have one double bed each, and two other bedrooms have one single bed each. The swimming pool is accessible every summer.

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Plano, Illinois, United States
245.86 km (152.8 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
105 reviews   Wifi Available
Train 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and we were greeted with fresh flowers on the table when we got there
the land it sits on is beautiful pool is huge
we also had fun playing games in the cozy living room
great ambiance and the place was loaded with tons of extra stuff in kitchen and other rooms
the set up of rooms is great for a small group
the pool was big and clean
the newer additions are clean and amazing
the space itself was relatively clean
it isn’t shiny and bright but it is pretty damn clean for how old it is
the host is wonderful and responsive
amy is a great host and excellent at communicating
the family are excellent hosts
the host was incredibly responsive and the home was incredibly unique and cozy
our hosts were very nice helpful and quick to respond
book this place for the summer while you still can it is special or don’t
can only imagine how beautiful the other three seasons are in this location
the lands around this unique stay are a protected park
my group had a nice time in the train car for a weekend wedding close by
we enjoyed the walking trails close by and firewood provided for fires at night
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Other accommodations near pools and other swimming spots

12. Luxury townhome with an indoor fireplace in Utica (from USD 499)

This luxury townhome with 3 bedrooms has 260.1 sq. m (2,800 sq. ft) of living space. It can accommodate up to 12 guests. It has an airy living room with a fireplace where you can stay warm and cozy. The fully functional gourmet kitchen is complete with top-notch appliances, such as two slow cookers, a convection oven, a pressure cooker, and steamers.

The place is only a few minutes away from Grand Bear Resort at Starved Rock. Moreover, there are 2 public swimming pools within a 16.09-km (10-mi) radius.

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Utica, Illinois, United States
200.41 km (124.6 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
64 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 12 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my personal favorite part of the stay was lori's amazingly well-stocked kitchen
the rooms were very comfortable especially the beds
the rooms were comfortable and cozy and the in-room jacuzzis were amazing for relaxing
the bathrooms were big and clean as well
the space was very clean and exactly as presented
the cabin is so spacious and was so clean upon arrival
don’t hesitate to book this large clean well supplied cabin
everything was so clean
the owner was an excellent host
lori was a great host
lori was an amazing host contacted us the day of to provide detailed directions to the cabin
i highly recommend this cabin and host
lori was very helpful throughout the entire process
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13. One-bedroom apartment with a fully stocked kitchen in Vienna (from USD 90)

This one-bedroom apartment is suitable for backpackers and couples on a budget. It can accommodate up to two guests. It is located in the heart of Shawnee National Forest so you will have quick access to Tunnel Hill State Trail. It is also situated in a quiet, residential neighborhood, which makes it a peaceful home where you can escape from the demands of urban living.

To unwind, you can do laps in the nearby creek or head to one of the pools or lakes in the vicinity. For your convenience, the kitchen is stocked with cooking basics, such as pots, pans, oil, and salt. The bedroom comes with a queen-sized bed so you will get to have a good night’s sleep.

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Vienna, Illinois, United States
256.13 km (159.2 mi) from Sugar Creek Covered Bridge
85 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed good ac and nice bathroom
even though it was quite hot outside the air conditioner kept the space very comfortable for us
this was a lovely apartment that had a surprising amount of details included
ellen's place was comfortable and provided all the amenities we needed
there were cute cats around the property a huge king bed and cookware
bed was clean and comfortable
peacock inn was exceptionally clean and fresh
the apartment was very clean and the personal touches were very endearing
very charming and extremely clean place to stay
the place was completely clean with plenty of towels pillows and blankets and closets
ellen was a great host
the hosts were very friendly and quick to respond to our questions
ellen was a great host
alan was very very responsive and answered all of her many questions promptly
cozy and clean place to spend time away from home and ellen was a great host
great location close to the tunnel hill bike trail you can walk to bike right over
beautiful corner close to local bike trails and recreation areas
great location close to the tunnel state trail
the location of the inn to the tunnel hill bike trail was perfect
great location to launch from for bicycle riding hiking or going to wineries
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Discover the charm of Illinois

Although Chicago is one of the most popular cities to visit in the United States, there are many towns to discover in Illinois. The state has a fascinating culture, delightful art and culinary scenes, and natural wonders. The small towns here are also perfect for a tranquil escape so check out these best Airbnbs with pool in Illinois!

If you’re looking to indulge in luxurious accommodations during your vacation, you might want to explore these luxury cabins in Illinois.

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