Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Fox Lake, Illinois - Updated 2021

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Fox Lake is a village in Illinois famous for its appeal as a summer vacation destination. Its proximity to Chicago’s great Chain O’ Lakes means you’ll have endless opportunities to laze around in the sun, go boating, have a dip or even try out jet skiing! Another favorite amongst tourists and locals alike is the Fox Lake Country Club, where you’ll get to tee off on some beautifully maintained greens. If you’re planning a trip here and are interested in an alternative to your usual hotel rooms, why not give these great Airbnbs in Fox Lake a try? Learn more below.

1. Beautiful lake home on Chain O'Lakes (from USD 290)

This Fox Lake house for rent is one of the larger properties up for rent around the village. With six beds, two baths, and spacious common areas, a total of eleven guests can stay here with no issues. With its fantastic location by beautiful Lake Pistakee, you’ll be able to go fishing, swimming or boating all day. The home is also connected to the water by a boat slip if you wish to take a boat out on the lake. During the colder months, snowmobiling is also extremely popular.

Beautiful Lake View Home on the Chain O'Lakes
Fox Lake, Illinois, United States
118 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 5 Beds 11 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 11

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was strong and stable
the beds were comfortable with memory foam mattresses
awesome view of the lake right from the living room
in sum this was a charming cozy place for us to meet and make memories
there was plenty of room and it was nice to be right on the lake with pier access
Cleanliness:
everything was meticulously clean and well-appointed with thick towels comfortable bedding etc
the cabin was well equipped and clean
we had a fun girl’s getaway the house was clean and comfortable
great location and a clean house
Host:
jessica was a gracious host who was very prompt in her responses
jessica is a wonderful host
jessica was a great host
jessica was also a very gracious host and worked with our schedule to accommodate our stay
beautiful property and amazing host would definitely stay again
Location:
jessica's place is great awesome location beautiful everything
very close to the water on a nice lake
i would highly recommend staying at this location
we stayed early fall but this location looks great for boaters
it's a great space on a beautiful location
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2. Adorable lake cottage (from USD 178)

This lovely cottage by the lake accommodates six guests comfortably making it the perfect space for a family vacation or a trip with friends. Originally constructed in 1942, the cottage still bears some rustic features that you won’t find in the city. Just down the lane from your cottage is the lovely beach with picnic tables and showers.

#4 Adorable Lake Cottage-Cypress Resort & Marine
Antioch, Illinois, United States
132 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my daughter loved the loft space and was very comfortable sleeping and playing in it
the furniture was plenty comfortable and it's stocked with everything you need
the kitchens were fully equipped and the dining space was perfect for our group of 7
the cottage was very cozy and pretty
the beds were very comfortable
Cleanliness:
charming and clean
clean bright and cozy
they're all clean and well maintained
clean family friendly relaxing amazing
the interior breaths a greate desing very clean and confortable
Host:
her staff is simply the best
she is a wonderful host thanks again amanda
amanda is a wonderful host
she's a great host
amanda is an amazing host
Location:
the location on the chain of lakes is fabulous
great location on the beach
for a relaxing location this is your place
great private beach walking distance from cottages
greater experience than i expected with a great location with it's proximity to the lake and beach
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3. Lakefront cottage for three (from USD 150)

If you’re looking forward to spending time by the lake during your summer vacation, then book this lakefront cottage in Fox Lake and invite two of your closest friends! The studio suite has a comfortable queen bed, a sofa bed, a dining table, and a well-equipped kitchen with plates, glasses, and utensils. Enjoy the fresh air out on the porch or head down to the lake for an afternoon of fun water activities.

Beach Bungalow Getaway ★ Chain O Lakes
Fox Lake, Illinois, United States
90 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good luck showering it’s almost impossible
beach-front was more comfortable and accessible than we expected
was the best little get a way would highly recommend this cozy cottage
very clean comfortable and well stocked unit with excellent amenities on the property
we had wonderful time the place was immaculately clean with many great amenities in the kitchen and bathroom
Cleanliness:
clean and simple bungalow
clean room and very comfortable
charm beauty peace quiet cleanliness and convenience
it was very clean and looked like we were in a hotel room
incredibly clean and very nicely put together
Host:
hosts are super responsive
the hosts were communicative and responsive and made us feel welcome and at home
the hosts could not have been more accommodating and responsive
hosts were extremely responsive and a
check-in and checkout were both a breeze and we loved how thoughtful and communicative the hosts were
Location:
perfect weekend getaway right on fox lake and close to wilmot ski resort
wonderful space at a great location
the location is excellent right on the lake and just 5 minutes from several restaurants
great getaway location the place is well-equipped and the host keeps you informed about the location/amenities
great location and very clean
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4. Single-story cottage by Lake Pistakee (from USD 160)

This single-story vacation rental in Fox Lake will accommodate up to four guests which makes it popular amongst families. One of the bedrooms has a big queen bed for the parents while the other has fun bunk beds that the kids will love. Both bedrooms come with televisions and DVD players. Wi-fi is available throughout the house. The property has a huge backyard where you’ll find a fire pit and pier. Fishing, boating, and snowmobiling are just some of the activities you can enjoy.

Enjoy Year Round Vacation On Pistakee Lake
Fox Lake, Illinois, United States
113 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 4 Beds 7 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is a nice deck with tables/umbrella facing the lake so it is very relaxing in the evening
the convenience of tv's in three rooms was very nice as well
the rooms were nice and the bed linens towels wash cloths etc
Cleanliness:
beautiful clean lakefront property
great stay the place is super clean and comfortable
nice quiet and very clean
jessica's place was clean comfortable and cozy
it was very clean nice soft beds along with several other great perks
Host:
great place by the lake and host was very accommodating
jessica answered all the questions i had very quickly she is a great host
jessica the host was great
jessica was a great host and very responsive
jessica is a really great host as well
Location:
jessica’s place was perfectly located right on fox lake
but well worth the short walk
it's a perfect location to relax and enjoy the outdoors
this was the perfect little getaway location super cute very comfortable and lots of good stuff nearby
easy walk to freddie’s for lunch and pier for your boat
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5. Historic lake cottage in the Cypress Resort & Marine (from USD 178)

This bright and cheery space is amazingly well designed to fit everything you need. The property was first built in the early 1900s, but constant remodeling over the years has kept it in great condition, albeit with a few creaky stairs. It now has two beds and one bath and can accommodate five guests. You’ll have access to facilities like the floating pier and an area to launch boats. Best of all you will be in close proximity to the Petite Lake, so you can go swimming and boating with ease.

#2 Historic Lake Cottage -Cypress Resort & Marine
Antioch, Illinois, United States
126 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the accommodations were comfortable and quaint complete with exquisite lake views
the cottage was cozy and had everything we needed for a fun girls weekend
the cottage is so cozy the perfect weekend getaway
the cottage was cute and comfortable and perfect for our two day stay
the cottage was adorable and clean the beds were very comfortable the grill was ready with charcoal
Cleanliness:
it is kept very clean & super cute
the house is really clean and had everything in it you needed
cottage #2 was charming comfortable and clean inside and i would stay again
the cottage was clean comfortable and adorable right next to the beach
amanda was a very thoughtful and responsive host and the cottage was clean and spacious
Host:
amanda was a wonderful host
she was very friendly and professional
customer service was prompt and very helpful
amanda was an amazing host
amanda was a gracious host
Location:
perfect location for a lake getaway
you walk down stone steps to a perfect little beach
this cottage is in a perfect location (you are literally steps from the beach and dock)
the location was super cute with direct views of the lake
good location nice beach with kayaks and paddle boards you can use
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6. Cabin near Brandenburg Lake (from USD 224)

This property is a standalone cabin with eye-catching crimson walls and a unique A-shaped roof. This listing is for up to six guests, with four full beds and shared baths. Miles of greenery surround the cabins, forming the perfect backdrop for you to relax and unwind. Amenities like a swimming pool, sauna, bonfire area and tennis court are also available for guests. This is the perfect place for a getaway near nature that so many of us crave.

"A" Frame Brandenburg Lake
Ingleside, Illinois, United States
296 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire chalet 4 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the a-frame is lovely and cozy
the cabin was very nice and cozy with lots of natural light coming in
it was super-clean and fully stocked with kitchen amenities comfortable sleeping and a wonderful fire
there's a lot to love about this place: the quaint style comfortable furnishings and convenient location
great tranquil and cozy a frame on a stunning large property
Cleanliness:
stephen’s place was very clean and inviting
great place clean and welcoming
the house is clean and well-maintained with so much character
the property was clean and had a lovely rustic feel
the home was very clean and well designed for a family
Host:
he was the best host i've ever met
the owner stephen was more than accommodating and made sure we had everything that we needed
excellent place and host
the owner stephen i a great guy
stephen was a great host and very hospitable
Location:
beautiful location and absolutely wonderful for a weekend getaway
truly unique scenic park
what a fabulous picturesque secluded location to spend quality time with your family
perfect place for a family vacationing in the chicago area
the "a" frame on brandenburg lake is a great getaway while still close to everything
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7. Tiny lake cottage at Cypress Resort & Marine (from USD 128)

This charming cottage is perfect for two and definitely makes for a romantic hideout for couples. The double bed is tucked in a cozy nook on the side of the cottage, separated from the rest of the space by a half-wall. No matter what the season, you’ll have plenty to do. The property sits beside Petite Lake where you can have a picnic overlooking some panoramic views, go out on a boat ride, or just take a dip.

#5 Tiny Lake Cottage at Cypress Resort & Marine
Antioch, Illinois, United States
199 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful view beautiful cabin rooms
the thoughtful attention to detail the bedside lamps with flip down tables are genius this place is perfect
heater held up surprisingly well for the -12 degree weather bring some slippers though
cleanest most charming comfortable cottages with the nicest people
it's decorated quaintly and thoughtfully with modern updates that make you feel comfortable
Cleanliness:
i absolutely loved how quaint clean and comfy this place was
the place was spotless and felt so cozy and serene
private beach and cabins clean friendly and fun
it was exactly what we were looking for and it was well kept and very clean
very nice area to stay cozy and clean environment
Host:
the host herself was the most welcoming
amanda is wonderful host
amanda is the perfect host
amanda is a wonderful host
amanda is a wonderful host
Location:
great location funwith easy access to the lake
overall good location and a perfect getaway for a couple
great value for the area and a super cute place
great place to get away for a few days
short walk to the beach access to kayaks and other fun lake stuff
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8. A sunset cottage on Pistakee Lake (from USD 160)

Enjoy the ultimate nature retreat by staying at this comfortable cottage, in which you can enjoy spectacular sunsets and the beauty of Pistakee Lake. Wake up to the incredible views of the lake and sleep to the quiet of the night. Providing two beds and one bathroom, the cottage can accommodate up to six people.

Sit back and relax in the living area that is equipped with a cable TV and a DVD player. The kitchen comes with all the essentials you need to whip up a delicious breakfast and make your morning coffee. At night, relax over a glass of wine on the outdoor deck, a place where you can also enjoy a barbecue party.

All Season Sunset Cottage on Pistakee Lake
Fox Lake, Illinois, United States
108 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well set up kitchen with amenities very clean and comfortable
comfortable beds pillow and linens
Cleanliness:
clean and modern condo
the place was very clean
it was spotless clean and great tips of where to eat and what to do
the house seemed recently remodeled and extremely clean
gorgeous property very clean and jessica is always welcoming :)
Host:
jessica was very kind and attentive
Location:
the location is great for fall
perfect little place very cute
we enjoyed walking to morretti's for a few drinks and overall had a nice few days :)
this location is set on a beautiful lake and we really enjoyed relaxing here for a few days
a lovely place to stay for a trip
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9. Lake home on Chain O'Lakes (from USD 175)

This spacious lake home has ample space for up to six guests. The whole house is up for rent and contains two bedrooms, each with a comfy double bed, and one bathroom. Whether you come in the summer or winter, there’s adjustable air conditioning and heating to ensure that you have a comfortable stay. The fully equipped kitchen with utensils, coffee maker, oven, and stove make it easy for you to prepare your own meals.

Lake Home on Chain o Lakes
40 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was for the most part a nice place the beds were comfortable and has a nice view
the bathroom has a jacuzzi tub which was very nice after long days in chicago
a nice place to stay and i love the backyard they had pillows blankets and comfortable beds
even in the wintertime this location was worth it nice and cozy with views of the frozen lake
very comfortable bed in master
Cleanliness:
it's cozy clean and comfy
richard's home is clean and very comfortable
the place is well kept and clean
house was very clean and had all the amenities quiet neighborhood close to grocery stores
Host:
great host wonderful stylish home
richard was a good host
richard and kelly are great hosts and took care of all questions we had immediately
it felt much like home richard (host) left refreshments snacks and board games out for our enjoyment
Location:
perfect location for us and also close to grocery stores gas stations and restaurants
but close enough to travel to great lakes for boot camp graduation
very amazing location with very nice and helpful host
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10. Hennessey's Hideaway (from USD 200)

Hennessey’s Hideaway is a gorgeous Fox Lake cabin rental furnished with a mix of antique furniture and unique collector’s items. The stone fireplace and thick comfy rugs definitely add to the cozy feel of the space. With three beds and one bath, the property accommodates up to four guests. A wide variety of activities await you at the Hideaway, from boating at the nearby Pistakee Lake to snowmobiling and ice fishing!

Hennessey's Hideaway
103 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is very quaint and comfortable
as the other reviews say very cozy cottage awesome place to relax by the fire
very cozy place with wonderful fireplace and family room
Cleanliness:
was very clean cozy and exactly as advertised
clean bright and very cozy
the house was clean and had everything we needed
the house is beauitful and clean
this was a very spacious cabin for the 4 of us very clean and comfortable
Host:
the host was kind and very helpful
andy is a great host
andy was a great host he was quick to respond and was very helpful with any questions we had
andy was a great host and helped with any concerns or questions
wow amazing host beautiful home
Location:
quiet location with comfortable beds
this place is fantastic great location on a beautiful lake
the location might be better in summer but we still had a lot of fun indoors
the location is awesome with a beautiful setting
nice place right on the water
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11. Cozy, private room in a family home

This cozy private room in a family home is great for two guests. Not many vacation rentals provide meals, but in this case, your host is a professional chef and delights in making delicious and nutritious meals for guests. There are also lots of dining options in the vicinity, including restaurants, a farmer’s market, and even some charming taverns. Location-wise, the property is situated in a lovely residential neighborhood with a Catholic church and parks nearby. The scenic Fox River is also not far away.

A place to feel at home.....use of our home
McHenry, Illinois, United States
42 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and best yet coffee and breakfast was waiting when we got up
the room was extremely comfortable with a great bed refrigerator full cable tv and really fast wifi
great bed tv fridge closet bathroom location
a true bed and breakfast experience with privacy and permission to just relax
breakfast and coffee was ready in the morning great location
Cleanliness:
the house was clean & cozy
everything was perfect – clean comfortable conveniently located
Host:
sarah is wonderful host
sarah and her husband are great hosts
sarah & david went above and beyond being the best host
sarah is a very friendly and accommodating host
she was so welcoming and helpful
Location:
the location is fabulous with so many activity options in the area
it is also a very easy walk to a great downtown with many restaurant choices
great location close to centegra hospital for those professionals who travel
great location and awesome host
great place for the money
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12. Modern, nautical-themed cottage

This lovely nautical themed cottage sleeps up to five guests. It has three beds (two bunk beds), one clean bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen complete with oven and refridgerator. The property is surrounded by majestic oak trees which provide plenty of shade if you wish to sit on the patio or have a picnic in the grounds while marveling at the lake. The beach is also perfect for a bonfire or a grill after a long day out on the water!

Cottage #2: Modern Nautical at Petite Lake Resort
4 reviews
Vacation home 3 Beds

Unwind and relax in Fox Lake

Whether you’re an avid adrenaline seeker or just want a getaway from the city, the incredible Fox Lake has so much to offer. We hope this list of Fox Lake homes for rent has been useful in suggesting some Airbnb properties for your stay.

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