5 Best Cabin Rentals Near Springfield, Illinois

Gian Albert
Gian Albert 
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One of the first people that usually come to mind when hearing about Springfield, Illinois, is probably the 16th US President Abraham Lincoln. The legacy and reputation of Lincoln have made Springfield a destination for tourists, as his home and the Abraham Presidential Library and Museum are located in this city. Moreover, this city is also famous for its colorful festivals, arts, local wineries, and mouthwatering local dishes. You can visit the Illinois State Fair in August, head to Knight’s Action Park for water adventures, or walk around the Lincoln Memorial Garden. If you are considering Springfield as a holiday destination, do not forget great accommodation options in and near the area. To help you narrow down your choices, take a look at this list of best cabin rentals near Springfield, Illinois.

1. Singing Hills Cabin (from USD 95)

Singing Hills Cabin is an ideal option for outdoor getaways, offering an unbeatable view of the countryside and fresh air. Imagine watching the sunrises while drinking a hot beverage using the coffee maker. This cozy container lodging can accommodate four guests, great for small families or small groups.

You can relax at the front porch and marvel at the views or read a book on the patio with seating. The interior features a queen-sized bed, a full bathroom, a kitchenette, and WiFi access. Feel free to use the charcoal grill outside to satisfy your barbecue cravings.

Container Home GREAT Countryside Views COZY Stay
82 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent stay perfectly cozy and secluded with very nice amenities
i found that helpful in knowing when to turn the other heaters up or down
very clever use of space in this container home-exactly as described cozy in a beautiful country setting
Cleanliness:
very clean and cozy
clean and very comfortable
so cozy and so clean
the container house was very clean
if you want a clean and quiet space to relax and enjoy some time away this is the place
Host:
the host were helpful and friendly
hosts were very responsive and helpful
gloria and jack were great hosts
gloria was super polite and responsive
outstanding place and outstanding host good place for relaxing and getting away from the city
Location:
the location is amazing
a perfect place to take a break from city life
great unique quiet place to stay
it's a great place to get away from it all
if you enjoy out of the way getaways you will enjoy this location
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2. Kay's Log Cabin (from USD 195)

Located 15 mi (24 km) east of Springfield, this beautiful country retreat is only 3.5 mi (5.6 km) outside Interstate 72. You will love this quiet and cozy cabin, a perfect getaway from the chaos of life. Kay’s Log Cabin sits on lush land and provides amenities for a comfortable stay.

The cabin features a vintage interior that blends with modern furniture. It can comfortably accommodate six guests, offering three bedrooms, two baths, a spacious and well-equipped kitchen, and a living room with an indoor fireplace.

Kay's Log Cabin
365 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful serene scenery & cozy cabin with all the amenities
comfortable beds bbq grill quiet and you could see all the stars
Cleanliness:
beautiful country clean house great deal
the cabin is clean cozy and overall a great place to unwind
the log cabin was clean gorgeous and nestled in a very scenic area
cabin was nice and roomy verry clean
very clean very nice loved staying here highly recommend
Host:
kay was a great host and understanding to our situation
beautiful property and very courteous owners they were very accommodating and were easy to communicate with
kay was a great host and verry (website hidden by airbnb) complaints at all
the hosts are welcoming and have thought of everything to make your visit a peaceful and relaxing experience
ur host is very welcoming and provides everything u may need to enjoy ur stay
Location:
a wonderful place to get away from hustle and bustle but close enough to restaurants and museums
beautiful cabin amazing location and easy to find
beautiful place to relax and getaway from life's hustle and bustle
great value for a whole cabin highly recommend very close to experience springfield
if you enjoy being close to nature this place is for you
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3. Otter Pointe (from USD 300)

If you want a luxurious stay, you might want to consider Otter Pointe. The property sits on 200 ac (81 ha) of land with various trails and creeks that you can explore during your stay. It offers everything that you need, including heated flooring and HVAC.

The lodging can sleep up to 16 people, with 4 spacious bedrooms and 5 bathrooms. The open-plan living area features a large U-shaped leather sofa, a long wooden dining table, wonderful pieces of furniture, and a gorgeous well-equipped kitchen.

Luxurious Otter Pointe
14 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 16 Guests 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were comfortable and the ac worked great
we really enjoyed the game room which offers several activities including a terrific shuffle board table
super comfortable mattresses and a very well-equipped kitchen
i especially love the loft with all of the beds
Cleanliness:
very clean very nice
spacious clean with everything you need to create fabulous memories
Host:
jason was a great host to deal with
owner was very easy to work with very accommodating
the owner communicated the process very well he even checked to make sure we made it in ok
the owner is a very good communicator and the property is beautiful and fun
Location:
would make a great bachelor party location hunting trip location family trip location
jason's place is the perfect location for a get together
and the master suite with that shower this place hits that sweet spot between luxury and practicality
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4. Audrey's Abode (from USD 119)

Reconnect with family, friends, and nature when you stay in this rental. Audrey’s Abode is a gorgeous rustic cabin located on a 7-ac (2.8-ha) farm just south of Jacksonville, Illinois. The spacious living room will welcome you as you enter the cabin, and the interior features a vintage design and warm lighting that add to its cozy ambiance. Your comfort is guaranteed as it features modern amenities, including air conditioning, laundry appliances, and WiFi.

This rental features two spacious bedrooms, a fully furnished kitchen, and a bathroom. The front porch is a great place to sit and have a coffee while listening to the sounds of nature.

Audrey's Abode
Jacksonville, Illinois, United States
499 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also really appreciated the thoughtful gestures like the fresh flowers in the kitchen and the lovely cake
this cabin is adorable plenty of room to spread out
the space itself was clean had all the amenities needed and was a comfortable stay
the tv had netflix and hulu with us awesome but it is a super small tv
great place small but truly cozy
Cleanliness:
very clean and well furnished and decorated
lovely cabin clean and cozy
everything was sparkling clean
the cabin is well-decorated clean and comfortable
the house was clean with lots of thoughtful touches
Host:
the hosts are so accommodating and friendly so cozy and welcoming
brian was an amazing host with incredible hospitality
beautiful cabin situated on private lot excellent hospitality by the host and excellent communications
bryan was a great host and made sure we had everything we needed
i talked to the owner and i love his vision for restoration and preservation
Location:
the location is perfect
close to the interstate perfect location for us between st
a gorgeous traditional and stylish cabin located in a quiet place
you have to stay here best value and location money can buy
this was a perfect place to come and unwind and relax and get away from the city life
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5. Critter Cove (from USD 325)

This log cabin could be your dwelling for a much-needed getaway. Nestled on 33 ac (13.4 ha) of peaceful woodland, this rental is the perfect lodge for family reunions, group trips, or team-building activities. Critter Cove is a spacious property that can comfortably sleep 10 guests. It has nine spacious bedrooms, two bathrooms, an HD television, a full kitchen, and a charcoal grill. Enjoy the beautiful wildlife and peace at the deck or relax at the porch.

You can entertain yourselves by playing a game of billiards at the pool table or watching a movie at night while munching on a bowl of popcorn.

Critter Cove
Decatur, Illinois, United States
56 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 9 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
air conditioning worked great even though it was a very hot & humid weekend
the beds were easily movable if need be
wonderful amenities especially enjoyed the pool table and hot tub
we liked that there were twin beds in three bedrooms bathrooms on two floors huge decks
we were very comfortable and loved the style and decor
Cleanliness:
the facilities were spacious clean and just as described and pictured on the website
inside the house was very spacious and clean and was able to very comfortably fit 8 adults
Location:
great place and great location
what a great location the cabin was perfect spacious and comfortable
would definitely recommend this place and hope to go back
unique cabin great place to get together
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Have an exceptional experience in Springfield

A wonderful cityscape, beautiful attractions, and rich history make Springfield an ideal destination. A nearby cabin rental is the best place to stay if you wish to avoid the bustling metro but still want to be close to it. If you are looking for a quick getaway, make sure to consider the cabins on this list.

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