Carbondale, IL Vacation Rentals

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Carbondale Travel Guide

The city of Carbondale is found in Jackson County, Illinois and it welcomes outdoorsy people to embark on an adventure! There is beautiful scenery, especially in the Shawnee National Forest, easily explored by foot or via bike. This city also offers some fantastic wineries and vineyards, which means that wine enthusiasts will feel at home here. Foodies will also love a trip to Carbondale. There is everything from trendy bistros to family restaurants for a nice evening out.

Things to Do in Carbondale

One of the top places to explore when in Carbondale is the Shawnee National Forest. There are lots of hiking and biking trails that outdoor lovers will enjoy, as well as waterfalls to visit along scenic byways. At the Boo Rochman Memorial Park there are lots of fascinating sculptures to see and kids will love it here as it is also home to a castle. There are also some fantastic museums in Carbondale, including the African American Museum of Southern Illinois, the Old Illinois Passenger Depot Railroad Museum, and the Science Center of Southern Illinois.

Best Time to Visit Carbondale

The best time to visit Carbondale, for good weather, is from May to September.

Price and Availability in Carbondale

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Carbondale tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Carbondale tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Carbondale is in November, while the cheapest month is in April. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Carbondale is in the high season in September. Carbondale has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Carbondale

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Carbondale. The warmest months in Carbondale are April and March, when temperatures reach 96 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 4 ˚F. The wettest month in Carbondale is July with 7.49 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 0.41 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Carbondale

At AllTheRooms.com we have rentals from all of the best providers - Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more. We have 295 vacation rentals, hotels and other places to stay in Carbondale ranging from low-cost options to luxury places to stay. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Carbondale is available at $18 per night. The average price of a vacation rental is generally $173 per night.

If you want internet access during your time in Carbondale, then you can choose from over 89 accommodations that provide WiFi internet. 21 of our accommodations include a breakfast in the price. You can maintain your workout regime by staying at one of 11 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Carbondale? Then choose one of the 105 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 11 hotels and vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with your best friend, then be sure to choose one of the 51 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We compare vacation rentals, hotels and other bespoke accommodation types from loads of providers in Carbondale, including 104 places to stay from Airbnb, 9 accommodations from Priceline and 6 places to stay from Agoda

180 of our rentals in Carbondale have been reviewed by previous guests. They rated 60% as great. 95 accommodations allow instant booking.

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