Peoria, Illinois is an interesting place. Though it is located in the heart of Illinois, it possesses a distinct exotic European charm. Founded by French explorers, some of the architecture here is striking. If stopping by for a day or two, you will find plenty of fun things to do in Peoria to pass the time.
If you are an animal lover, Peoria is the perfect place for you. The nearby Wildlife Prairie Park is a 2,000-acre zone that includes a zoo housing over 150 animals, as well as pleasant hiking trails, biking routes, and fishing opportunities. Peoria’s Grandview Drive is a scenic route through the city’s park areas and offers beautiful views and photo opps of the Illinois river and the Peoria valley in the distance.
For the optimum location for visiting the Wildlife Prairie Park and Grandview Drive, consider the quiet residential area of Averyville. Downtown Peoria is also a good call and puts you in the heart of the action in terms of places to eat, drink, and have fun.
The summer months of June through to August, or the fall months of September and October are the best times to visit Peoria.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Peoria. The hottest month in Peoria is July, when temperatures peak at 119 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 34 ˚F. The wettest month in Peoria is August with 2.32 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 0 inches of rain.
At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. Peoria has 859 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A trip to Peoria can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $16 per night. A typical accommodation in Peoria costs on average $250 per night.
If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 396 accommodations in Peoria that have WiFi. 53 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 98 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Peoria, you'll want to pick from 385 places to stay that provide parking. We have 192 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 114 pet-friendly accommodations available.
In Peoria AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 6 providers, including 268 places to stay from Airbnb, 30 accommodations from VRBO and 30 places to stay from Homeaway.
441 of our places to stay in Peoria have been rated by previous guests. They rated 47% as excellent or good. 275 places to stay in are instantly bookable.