Dubbed as the ‘Land of Lincoln’, the picturesque state of Illinois sits on the shores of Lake Michigan and is home to a plethora of attractions, including architectural marvels, natural areas, and even haunted places sure to astound even the keenest outdoor adventurer. Dotted with rolling hills, lush farmlands, and enchanting forests, Illinois is a destination where nature abounds, making it one of the most popular travel destinations in the US. Make your way to Navy Pier and Cloudgate in Chicago and Abraham Lincoln Presidential Liberty and Museum in Springfield, which are some of the top things to do in Illinois. And during your trip, consider staying in staycations spots or unique accommodations like treehouse cabins. Check out the top treehouse hotels & vacation rentals in Illinois, USA for a delightful vacation.
Nothing screams tranquility like a modern space with fabulous amenities where you can wind down to the soothing sounds and breathtaking sights of nature. This is precisely what this beautiful cedar treehouse offers. It is one of the best treehouse rentals in Illinois for a maximum of three travelers.
Nestled in a serene setting 15 ft (5 m) above a scenic waterfall, this picturesque accommodation features all the makings of a remarkable weekend getaway or holiday spot. By staying here, guests will enjoy convenient access to major city attractions including, Schaumburg Conventional Center, Woodfield Mall, and Sears Center music venue, to name but a few.
With a private entrance leading to a beautiful flower garden filled with exotic birds, guests get a unique opportunity to enjoy the enchanting glow of a lit campfire under the starry skyline while the moon and stars swirl overhead.
Enchanted Garden Treehouse (Amenity*)Superhost
Top guest reviewshad an excellent stay the tree house is very cozy and loved the amenitiesthe loft bed was perfect for our kid and the big bed was super comfyhot tub private outside shower beautiful koi pond grill and several outdoor seating optionsthe garden area with pond hot tub etc was beautiful comfortable and really fun on a cold nightvery clean and so cozy insidehopefully that can be deep cleaned in the futuredaniel's place was very clean and relaxingthe place was clean bed was so comfortablesuch a magical place to sleep in the treetops the place was beautiful clean and well equipped
Host:daniel was a gracious hostagain the host is greatdaniel was a terrific hostdaniel was very accommodating and consideratehe is a great hostRead more reviewsit’s the perfect distance - not too far but not too close - and so appreciated daniel’s hospitalitythis cute little tree house is such a great place to get away for a few days and relaxgreat place to go to get away from the city plenty of privacythe neighborhood is quiet and peacefulamazing and magical location totally worth doing it once
Just north of Historic Nauvoo is Tandara Treehouse, providing guests welcome detachment from the bustling metro. Despite being secluded, the accommodation still possesses all the comforts of home: WiFi, a hot shower, and a cooling and heating system. Its deck overlooks the majestic Mississippi River, which is an ideal place to unwind and watch the day go by. Come to this sweet spot and get cozy!
Tandara TreehouseNauvoo, Illinois, United States
Top guest reviewswe had a wonderful time the house is peaceful and cozy with lots of nature to observe around youthe kids loved the beds hidden in the wall
Host:tanner was very responsive and accessible during our stayRead more reviewsa perfect place to reset your mind and enjoy familythis is a nice space in secluded forest locationthe place was charming and just the right size for our group
If you crave an exciting experience that opens your eyes to the beautiful outdoor scenery of Illinois, then book your stay in this stunning treehouse rental and reconnect with nature. A quintessential whimsical gem boasting rustic charms and antique elegance, this stunning accommodation makes an ideal spot for anyone who’s looking to surround themselves with the quiet respite that nature provides. This property enjoys a secluded setting in the lush confines of a picturesque biome and can amply host six travel adventurers.
Amenities available include a tranquil living area with cozy furnishings, a master bedroom with a queen bed, and a picturesque balcony that offers panoramic views of the enchanting surroundings.
Ten Acre Treehouse, "Captains Quarters" Sleeps 4-6
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
Top guest reviewsit was a surprise find for usthe accommodation is exactly as pictured, with a neat outdoor shower on the upper porch and a compost toiletlooking forward to returning!loved the outdoor shower and the views from the bedroomit may be hard for people with disabilities, but we found the hike to be enjoyablewe loved everything about the experience! cabin was clean, kept up, comfortable, and wonderfully decoratedbeautiful, quiet and amazing! really cool and relaxingit was wonderful! it was very unique, lots of details and different things in there
Host:cool experienceshe was waiting for us every morningthe owners dogs paris and london met us when we came, walked us to our cabinwe even got to meet paris the dog who was the most adorable hostbob was extremely accommodating, making sure we had everything we needed, telling us all about building the cabin, giving us some interesting historical facts, and letting us know what fun things t...Read more reviewsjob well done bob!!the most peaceful, beautiful and relaxing vacation stop i have encountered so farthe book of stories from the previous guests who stayed was fun to look thrualthough both my husband and i felt there was a missed opportunity in not having a "poop deck" sign on the bathroom doorwe stayed in the captains quarter in early spring to celebrate a birthday with some friends
Under an oak tree and two tall pines sit a charming treehouse that can house six guests. Aside from two bedrooms, Jaybird Treehouse has a living area and a full kitchen, creating an expansive space to live in. The deck at the lake is a perfect spot to sunbathe during the day and stargaze during the night. Dive into some fun activities nearby like visiting wineries, biking, hiking, and ziplining. Or, immerse in Southern Illinois’ culture through their festivals.
Beautiful Jaybird TreehouseGoreville, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe indoors is very cozy thoughtful touches with modern amenities and country cabin charm all in onebeds were and linens were super comfortable and provided a great night sleepthe washer & dryer in the bathroom was useful on our tripthe queen bed on the main level was very comfortable as wellthe bed was very comfortable with soft sheets & blanketskris’ place is clean and cheerfulcomfortable beds clean beautifulthe treehouse was sparkling clean which gave us comfort (esp during covid)everything was clean and plenty of room for two adults and two childrenthe treehouse was clean exactly as pictured and an incredibly unique stay
Host:kris is one of the best hosts we’ve ever hadgreat hosts nice home and a trip i would recommendkris was a great host and made sure that we had everything that we neededkris is a great hostso kind and available in a moments noticeRead more reviewscharming unique cabin close to wonderful hikesconvenient location to great hiking trails and a wine traili enjoyed the peaceful location (really close to ferne clyffe state park) the wildlife and the kayaksthe location is gorgeous near the lake the outdoors options for activities are aplentyeverything about this place is perfection from the artsy cozy touches to the comfort items
If you are looking for an off-the-grid experience to unplug from your daily grind, this treehouse rental meets all the elements of a perfect hideaway, where you can immerse yourself in a world of palpable peace and take in the scenic beauty of nature.
On par with the top treehouse hotels & vacation rentals in the USA, this design-forward treehouse offers you a cozy living area with a large leather couch and windows, where you can enjoy panoramic views of the stunning surroundings.
Ideal for a couple who can share a queen mattress in the loft or maybe a small family of four with the large couch and room for sleeping on the floor, this accommodation is brilliantly fitted with all the luxurious amenities for a comfortable accommodation. Sitting on 10 acres (4 hectares) of private property, it is just 8 mi (13 km) from Nauvoo.
Ten Acre Treehouse "Whitetail" Sleeps 2-4
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
Top guest reviewshowever the stereo, blu-ray player and satellite tv (not that we watched tv) all worked finecabin is as advertisedthe compost toilet was a 5 galwe brought disposable dinnerware, that and the foil cooking meant virtually no cleanupthe air conditioning,filter was filthy,and it wasn't very clean, we left it cleaner when e lefti stayed in the whitetail cabin and everything was exactly as describedwe arrived after dark and the colored lights, electric fireplace and stereo were on
Host:bob was a friendly and gracious host who was responsive to all our questions and communicationshe is a great hostbob greeted us and made sure we had everything we needed before sending us on our way with guide london, to escort us up the well marked pathbob the owner is an all around awesome guydirections provided made finding location very easyRead more reviewsand the whole cabin smelled like a out housethe property is beautiful and quietbeautiful property and great location short distance to geode hunting spotswe loved the little peace of heaven bob has made to sharewe really enjoyed the stay
Suitable for four guests, this treehouse in Illinois is surrounded by tall trees and sits over a beautiful creek. The interior of the treehouse is cozy and welcoming. There is a furnished living area, a kitchenette, and a loft bedroom. Air-conditioning and WiFi are also available here. The area surrounding the treehouse is perfect for bird watching. The famous Garden of the Gods scenic area is located just a few minutes’ drive away from this treehouse.
Maple Oak treehouse by Garden of the GodsElizabethtown, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
If you’re looking for a romantic weekend or a family vacation, consider staying at Samson’s Mountain Rustic Lakeside Treehouse. You will feel at peace as you take in the full view of the lake. Relish the magnificence of nature and be awed by Shawnee National Forest and its protected wildlife.
The house itself sits by a lake, so you can take advantage of different water activities like kayaking or resting at the beach. But if you wish to go fishing, be sure to secure the necessary permits first.
Samson's Mountain Rustic Lakeside TreehouseVienna, Illinois, United States
Top guest reviewsliving room had a tv love seat and chairthe upper beds were fun and they loved the deck over the waterclean and decorated prettyplace was very clean and the treehouse cabin is beautifulthe cabin was clean and has everything i neededthe cabin was very cozy and extremely cleanthe home was clean and kitchen stocked with everything you need
Host:the staff was super helpfulfast friendly responses and a fun decorjerry was a wonderful host and answered my questions even though it was late in the daythe owner:amazing they responded so quickly and were great with all of my questionshe is quick to respond and so very helpful with any questions that i hadRead more reviewsit's a very cute cabin in a very cute placethe pictures don’t even come close to doing this property justicenice place to stay cabin was unique and interestinggreat place we rented this cute cabin for the night to go to the winery‘sawesome location great scenery and the animals were a great addition
Sitting on the edge of a pond, this pet-friendly home is the ideal vacation home in Illinois for a couple or solo traveler and their pets. Offering peace and tranquillity, this Airbnb is built like a treehouse and has a lovely cabin in the woods-style interior. There is a cozy living, dining and kitchen area, a comfortable bed in the loft bedroom, a bathroom, and a deck overlooking the pond.
Guests also have access to a nearby picnic area, a fire pit and a barbecue area. You can enjoy kayaking, canoeing and bird watching on the pond.
Tiny House on the lake, also called cabin #4Carbondale, Illinois, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsand the bed in the loft felt like we were sleeping in the treetopscabin is more than comfortable with great view from the loftthe full size kitchens came in handy as the nicer restaurants in town were closed due to covidgreat comfortable little place to relaxvery clean beautiful settingcabin was very cleanit was clean unique and so serenethe place is clean and well cared for
Host:tom was a lovely hosttom was a wonderful hosttom is a great hostthe host was very friendlytom was very friendlyRead more reviewsthis is a great remote location but close to townlocation was very peaceful and serenenice little house and very convenient locationit’s close to town but secluded and peacefulgreat place to get away
Book your stay in this cheap treehouse and get to enjoy a seamless accommodation experience 15 minutes away from where the iconic movie Groundhog Day was filmed. A custom-built treehouse for a maximum capacity of six guests, this treehouse rental makes the ideal spot for those of you looking to find a unique blend of primitivity, cleanliness, and tranquility in a harmonious setting.
A perfect epitome of a real treehouse experience, what you get here is a thrilling treehouse rental towering 6 ft (1.8 m) above the ground and a private yard with a fire pit where you can relish the soothing glow of lit campfires.
Unique! TREE HOUSE Camping 6ft off the ground. :)McHenry, Illinois, United States
Top guest reviewsit ended up storming all night and we stayed dry while enjoying the lightning
Host:great host very accommodatingjoel was a great hostjoel was a great hostjoel was a great host- very easy to communicate with and he provided everything we neededjoel was a very friendly and accommodation guy who offered us advice on visiting chicagoRead more reviewsif you like the outdoors this is a great place to spend a few daysgreat location just make sure you have bug spray and maybe a lanternbeautiful and peaceful location and joel was quick to respond despite our late arrival fantastic hostthe place is very unique indeed and we enjoyed our stay
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With a plethora of tiny houses and treehouses to choose from, Illinois makes the perfect spot for a fun getaway. From contemporary to rustic, you are guaranteed to find an enchanting treehouse that will appeal to you. So plan and book your stay in any of these vacation rentals for a great time in Illinois. For more accommodation options, check out the luxury cabins and Vrbo vacation rentals also available in the area.
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