Dubuque Vacation Rentals

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Dubuque Travel Guide

A thriving city on the banks of the Mississippi River, Dubuque is a city that knows its worth. From its endless recreation opportunities to its community events, Dubuque works hard to preserve its wholesome community vibe as the city expands.

Things to Do in Dubuque

Eagle Point Park is a great place to have a picnic, take family photos, or hold a social gathering, as it lives up to its name offering eagle-eye views of the Mississippi River and city below, while the Mines of Spain Recreation Area is an ideal location for hiking and fishing, boasting a number of trails and access to the river.

Guests visiting Dubuque for the first time can delight in taking a guided tour of the Crystal Lake Cave, taking a walk along the river, sampling a wide selection of sweet wines at Park Farm Winery, and trying their luck at the slots and casino games at Diamond Jo Casino. Historians will enjoy a tour of the Mathias Ham House- a large fully restored 9th century home that boasts all of the Victorian-style one would expect from an old home, and art enthusiasts will find themselves in awe of the art lining the walls of the Dubuque Museum of Art.

Best Places to Stay in Dubuque

Dubuque’s vacation rentals are designed for the ultimate comfort. With high-quality bedding and spacious living areas, large windows, and complimentary wifi, they’re the perfect place to relax after a long day of outdoor activity or exploring.

Best Time to Visit Dubuque

The best time to visit Dubuque is during the early fall, as the weather is still warm and relatively sunny but fall colors are abundant and rental prices are low.

Best Events in Dubuque

Dubuque's wide array of events draw thousands of national and international visitors every year. The Spring Arts and Crafts Festival, the Dubuque Dragon Boat Festival, and Baconfest are only a few of many beloved events.

Things to Do for Families in Dubuque

Dubuque is chalked full of family-friendly activities and facilities. In the winter months, visiting families can book a stay at Sundown Mountain where they can go skiing or taking skiing classes if they don’t already know how to ski. During the summer, they can visit the Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, which feature a collection of stunning Japanese, herb, and flower gardens for admiring.

For a day long adventure, take a trip to the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, where more than 1,000 one-of-a-kind artifacts and 100 species of animals and marine life can be found, guests can interact with sea turtles, stingrays, and other friendly creatures at the touch tank, and the entire family can have fun with the interactive exhibits.

Price and Availability in Dubuque

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

The Weather in Dubuque

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Dubuque. The hottest month in Dubuque is May, when temperatures peak at 93 ˚F. The coolest month is November, when temperatures drop to -16 ˚F. The wettest month in Dubuque is April with 8.24 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 1.14 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Dubuque

Browse places to stay from all your favorite providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and others at AllTheRooms.com. Dubuque has 317 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. A vacation in Dubuque can be affordable - the lowest price rental is available at $35 a night. The average price of a vacation rental is $120 per night.

Those needing to get some work finished during their trip to Dubuque can pick from 99 places to stay that include WiFi. We have 13 accommodations that include a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout routine by staying at one of 11 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Dubuque? Then choose one of the 102 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 11 vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then make sure to choose one of the 34 pet-friendly accommodations available.

In Dubuque AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 3 providers, including 89 places to stay from Airbnb, 8 accommodations from Priceline and 8 places to stay from Agoda.

177 of the accommodations in Dubuque have been reviewed and rated. 66% are rated great. 85 accommodations allow instant booking.

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