Top 11 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Glen Ellyn, Illinois - Updated 2023

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Glen Ellyn is located just west of Chicago and is the perfect place for a getaway from the city. Its incredible natural attractions include the Willowbrook Wildlife Center, which allows visitors to explore various types of habitats and terrains and catch sight of the animals which call them home. The landmark Lake Ellyn is also a great place to relax or join in some exciting outdoor activities. Meanwhile, golf lovers will be thrilled to visit the expansive Village Links golf course and enjoy a game on its beautifully manicured greens. If you’re looking for an Airbnb vacation rental to stay in Glen Ellyn, keep reading!

1. Perfect two-bedroom, one-bathroom house (from USD 177)

This not so little spot is actually a comfortably sized family home with two bedrooms and one bath. There’s enough space for up to five guests, which makes it well suited for families and big groups. The house is in a great location, near a bustling farmer’s market and many restaurants and shops. You will also be within walking distance from the nearest train station which you can take down to downtown Chicago and many other places.

Wheaton, Illinois, United States
360 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is comfortable tastefully done up functional and has great amenities
the bedrooms were comfortable and the open floor plan was just right
great and prompt communication very clean and comfy place
her house was very clean and well supplied
megan's place is beautiful and sparkling clean
the house is super nice and very clean
the space is charming clean and conveniently located
the hosts were very friendly
megan was a great host
wonderful hosts and great place
great place quick responses and friendly hosts
megan was an excellent host
awesome location and great value
excellent location as well
cozy place in a great location
the location is centralized and it is super close to the train station (walkable)
this is a cute cottage in a great location
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2. Homely guesthouse (from USD 48)

This homely guest house sleeps up to two guests in a private room. The family room, kitchen, dining area, and cozy living room complete with a fireplace, are all common areas that you can enjoy. The house is in a safe and peaceful residential neighbourhood, but you are also within walking distance from many restaurants. A short car ride will take you to public transport options, so you can be connected to downtown Chicago with ease.

Glen Ellyn, Illinois, United States
136 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in home 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i had plenty of space private bathroom freedom to use kitchen and driveway
ample kitchen with plenty of available utensils also comfortable and welcoming communal areas
the bed was extremely soft too which i liked a lot
the bed was comfortable and extra pillows and blankets are available
alice's is a very comfortable and homely place to stay over
the room was clean and comfortable
the place was spotless clean and very well equipped
the house is clean pretty and quiet
the condition of the room and bathroom was spotless everything was white glove clean
the room was clean comfortable and quiet all which are important
alice was a wonderful host
alice was a great host
she was very prompt and friendly in all of her responses
alice was quick to respond and a courteous host
alice was an outstanding host
good location in glen ellyn
the location was quiet and nice
perfect location for going to our conference at the abbington
perfect for my needs and close to the morton arboritum
it was that good the neighborhood is quiet and peaceful but super well located
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3. A spacious house with a lot of natural sunlight (from USD 365)

Situated in a quiet residential area, this spacious house promises a relaxed and peaceful staycation. You will have the entire house to yourself throughout your stay and you are free to roam around and enjoy the facilities. Comprising three levels, the house is equipped with four bedrooms and two bathrooms, to accommodate no more than eight people.

There are plenty of windows in the home, which will provide you with a lot of natural sunlight that is best enjoyed in the morning when you are sipping your morning coffee. You can also relax on the patio or on the porch to recharge your energy. For some fun times, head to the lower level, where you can find a recreation room filled with a selection of games.

Glen Ellyn, Illinois, United States
88 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was very clean and it's great that there's an iron washing machine and others
sandra keeps her home nice and clean for her guests
the house was spotless and felt very comfortable
this place was awesome very clean
the beds are comfortable and the bathrooms spotless
house was perfect size and very clean
highly recommend staying here and sandra was a wonderful host
sandra was a perfect host with the perfect space for what we needed
sandra was an excellent host who was very responsive and helped us with whatever we needed
sandra's place was incredible and she was very kind
quick response from host and perfect location from local shops and places to eat
the location is walking distance to a cute downtown area and the train station to get to chicago
park nearby and beautiful neighborhood
location is great house is comfy
location for access to wheaton college was great
the neighborhood is beautiful and walkable
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4. Sunny, clean, and spacious family home (from USD 135)

This tastefully decorated family home accommodates up to eight guests, making it a great choice for families and big groups travelling together. Its high ceilings and huge windows let in natural light which makes the space feel spacious, bright and cheerful. The suburban neighbourhood that this guest house is located in is not far from downtown Glen Ellyn. If you prefer not to walk, you can also take the Metra train from the nearby station.

Wheaton, Illinois, United States
125 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in home 6 Beds 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

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Amenities & Room:
we enjoyed morning coffee in the front sun-filled living room
the rooms are sunny neat and comfortable and the common space is beautiful
excellent bathrooms nice furnishings immaculate cleanliness very close to wheaton college campus
comfortable and plenty of space
this is a truly beautiful home with a private bathroom in both bedrooms
clean quiet and comfortable
clean quiet spacious and very friendly
the house is beautiful and clean
the house is clean orderly yet comfortable and inviting
the house looks very nice and clean so it is so comfortable to stay
great hosts thank you
scott was a great host
wonderful hosts very comfortable accommodation
very caring and welcoming hosts
the host is very easy to work with
great convenient location to wheaton college
great location if you are staying for events near lombard
great location just blocks from wheaton college
an excellent location in a nice quiet neighborhood
great location just a minute or two from campus and downtown - nice park nearby - quiet neighborhood
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5. Enchanted treehouse in a garden (from USD 274)

If you have ever dreamed of living in a treehouse but grew up in a concrete jungle instead, now’s your chance! This treehouse sleeps up to three guests in a cozy wood cabin, complete with a full sized bed and twin beds in the loft, a kitchenette, private outdoor shower. You may not expect a treehouse to have a television and Netflix subscription - but this one does! The house is perched above a beautiful garden with a koi pond and surrounded by amenities like a playground, a fire pit, and a gas grill. This is the perfect place for a getaway in the middle of nature.

Schaumburg, Illinois, United States
653 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Treehouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
had an excellent stay the tree house is very cozy and loved the amenities
the loft bed was perfect for our kid and the big bed was super comfy
hot tub private outside shower beautiful koi pond grill and several outdoor seating options
the garden area with pond hot tub etc was beautiful comfortable and really fun on a cold night
very clean and so cozy inside
hopefully that can be deep cleaned in the future
daniel's place was very clean and relaxing
the place was clean bed was so comfortable
such a magical place to sleep in the treetops the place was beautiful clean and well equipped
daniel was a gracious host
again the host is great
daniel was a terrific host
daniel was very accommodating and considerate
he is a great host
it’s the perfect distance - not too far but not too close - and so appreciated daniel’s hospitality
this cute little tree house is such a great place to get away for a few days and relax
great place to go to get away from the city plenty of privacy
the neighborhood is quiet and peaceful
amazing and magical location totally worth doing it once
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6. Basement bedroom near Wheaton College and train (from USD 50)

This guest home is in a fantastic location near Wheaton College, a train station, and downtown Wheaton. If you’re here to visit the college, this will be an ideal place to stay. In fact, the property is owned by graduates of Wheaton College! The property only has space for a single guest, who will have a comfortable queen bed in their private room and adjacent bathroom.

Wheaton, Illinois, United States
81 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great little quiet neighborhood private room and all amenities and then some
great little place for 1 guest needing a comfy bed for the night
the room was perfect for me
the room was dark-- perfect for a great night's sleep
this space fit my location needs and was perfect for a comfortable and cozy night’s sleep
very clean comfortable and friendly
the space is clean well maintained and comfortable
the space was very clean and fully stocked with everything i needed
a great cozy spotlessly clean and convenient place to stay with terrific hosts
safe neighborhood clean friendly people
the hosts are welcoming
they were great hosts
hosts were ready to be helpful
wonderful space and great hosts
the description was accurate the directions were clear and the host was friendly and helpful
great location felt very safe
dawn's house is beautiful and the location is ideal for trips to the wheaton area
dawn’s place was a great location
this is a fantastic location
dawn's place was perfect for staying close wheaton college and the value
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7. Charming, clean and convenient townhouse

This cozy townhouse is available for up to four guests. You will have two clean and comfortable bedrooms (each with a double bed), one bath, a kitchen and dining area. There is also plenty of space for parking if you are driving to Glen Ellyn or if you plan to rent a car during your stay. Various amenities like supermarkets and dining options are also located conveniently nearby.

Glendale Heights, Illinois, United States
56 reviews  
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
private garage parking great wi-fi and large tv with cable
very nice apartment rental with separate bedrooms clean as a whistle with excellent wi-fi and kitchen items
comfortably furnished 2 double beds with all of incidentals needed for our stay
a clean convenient place to stay
it is clean and comfortable
gloria's place was very clean and tidy communication was excellent
place was clean and well kept
the space was clean and comfortable
i would recommend this host to everyone
check in process could not have been easier and the host was very easy to reach when needed
gloria makes it easy to check in and out and is very responsive
location is good to-just a couple of miles from the metra station
the location was also great we were close to many stores and even a 25minute drive to schaumburg
super easy check in great location near the glen ellyn metra station
comfortable beds and quiet neighborhood with a close drive to a train station
great location close to stores and major highways/roads to get anywhere as fast as chicagoland traffic allows
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8. Cozy, beautiful and comfortable townhouse

This entire townhouse is up for rent and accommodates four guests. You will have two bedrooms, a spacious living and dining room perfect for lounging around, and a clean, modern bathroom. The neighbourhood is quiet and safe, so you’ll have no issues getting home late at night. Amenities nearby include supermarkets, shops, and various dining options.

Glendale Heights, Illinois, United States
65 reviews  
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
internet great tv not so much
it was the perfect amount of space for our needs and we really enjoyed relaxing in the apartment
great wifi and easy hook up and close to restaurants
hello diana now we have left your apartment and we liked it a lot
tv didn’t have very many channels but overall a great place to stay
clean had everything u needed
the place was extremely clean and beautiful
it is very clean and calm
the apartment is really cozy clean and warm
very clean and spacious space diana has
diana was a wonderful host
the host was friendly and accommodated our requests well
amazing host amazing house
the host diana was so nice and accommodating
diana was a great host positive and responsible
nice town close to shops
location was great for us 20 mins drive to o'hare airport about 30 mins drive to downtown chicago
diana's place is in a good location for easy access to major highways
it was a great place and was located in a good neighborhood
a very nice apartment located close to everything a very nice find
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9. Peaceful, clean, private room with a bathroom

This listing is for a private room for two in a charming family home. Apart from a spacious bedroom, you will also have a private bathroom (with a unique skylight) and access to the living area to enjoy the fireplace on a cold day. The garden blooms with flowers and greenery, inviting you to lie back on the hammock or rocking chairs for an afternoon. Location wise, the guest house is a mere four minutes to the Metra line, which you can use to get around Chicago. A seven to ten-minute walk will take you to Wheaton College, which is great if you’re in town to visit someone on campus.

41 reviews  
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

10. Warm, serene, private room near the city

This listing is for a private room for three in a lovely suburban home. The neighbourhood is quiet, clean and green, so you’ll have a peaceful and relaxing stay. You may even want to go for a jog through the connecting parks and enjoy the greenery. Travelling around is also easy with a train station nearby. A variety of restaurants are also located in the vicinity, offering Italian, Thai, Mexican and Japanese cuisine for your choosing.

Glen Ellyn, Illinois, United States
91 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was nice having my own private bathroom
room was great and having a private bath was so nice
safe place with my own bed and bathroom
the house was very clean and quiet
the room was very clean and had everything i needed
clean easy check in hospitable
very clean quiet place and he is very kind and friendly
the room was clean comfortable and quiet all which are important
great hosts and great home
friendly and felt comfortable to make ourselves at home
very friendly and relaxed host
kind enough to help me as much as he can
mike is a great host and his place is excellent
michael place is really awesome
great place to stay close to everything we wanted to do restaurants movies and shopping
it's close to several charming downtown areas (by car) as well as a great arboretum
we enjoyed staying at michael's home and it was a great location for us
michael’s place is located in a quiet neighborhood and was easy for me to find
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11. Newly renovated house in Glen Ellyn

This guest house is modern and new but still homely and comforting. A big plus is its size - a total of thirteen guests are welcome to stay together in this spacious property. This makes the guest house ideal for the whole family or large groups of friends. The house is also well equipped with kitchen appliances, toiletries, and electronics. A short walk from the house will take you to downtown Glen Ellyn, with plenty of restaurants and shops to explore.

Glen Ellyn, Illinois, United States
161 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 13 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 13

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was also much appreciated
the beds were incredibly comfortable
very nice open floor plan first level with full kitchen which was great for my family
parking is awesome with plenty of space inside and a beautiful remodeled kitchen
we had a great stay very comfortable house with a beautiful kitchen and living area
modern clean look and comfy beds
this was a nice and clean house
great clean and quiet place russell is very hospitable
the house was well decorated comfortable and super clean
very clean and host is easy to work with
owners are very responsive
the owners were super responsive and accommodating
the host russell is the best host you can find out there
our was host was very responsive and helpful
very responsive host and very accommodating
great location walking distance to glen ellyn
nice neighborhood and close to cute shops
great neighborhood close to metra
great house walking distance to downtown area
great house within walking distance of downtown glen ellyn
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Take a breather from the bustle of the city and come unwind in Glen Ellyn. You will feel more relaxed, rejuvenated, and maybe even fitter from all those outdoor activities!

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