Rockford Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Rockford

  • Executive master suite directly on river. Completely private. With jacuzzi.
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
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    $115
  • Biz Class Apt w Conf Room
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
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    $102
  • Spacious loft in the heart of downtown Rockford
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $124
  • Very Clean, Quiet, & Comfy Home away from Home
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $55
  • Cozy and Modern Apartment Near Downtown
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $84
  • The Clinton House
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $260
  • Characterful 2 bed house in Historic Rockford
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $96
  • Hip-N-Colorful Prospect
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $96

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Rockford Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • Arts and Crafts Bungalow with Outdoor Space
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $110
  • Entire Apt - 1 BR with cozy fireplace ambiance
    GoodHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $88
  • Spacious Duplex! Perfect for families/groups!
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $68
  • Cozy, quiet, clean and bright. Feels like home.
     2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $89

Rockford Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • RV getaway
    GoodHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $92
  • Junction Guest House:
     2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $203
  • the Maid’s Quarters at the 1854 Peck House
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $152

Rockford Travel Guide

The third largest city in Illinois, Rockford is a hub for family entertainment, wholesome values, and both medical and financial prosperity. The city, home to roughly 147,000 people and numerous vacation rentals, is rich in a outdoor activities, shopping, and art. With so much to do, it’s no wonder that visitors from all over the country -- and the world -- flock to Rockford each year.

Things to Do in Rockford

Those with a thirst for knowledge won’t be disappointed in Rockford, as the city is home to a number of museums and historical centers, including the Burpee Museum of Natural History which features life-sized dinosaurs, the Discovery Center Museum which features hundreds of hands-on children’s exhibits, and the Rockford Art Museum, featuring a collection of Chicago’s most significant art. A few historical centers worth a visit include but aren’t limited to the Ethnic Heritage Museum, Macktown Living History Education Center, and Tinker Swiss Cottage -- all of which offer guided tours.

Rockford also offers an abundant supply of outdoor activities such as hiking and canoeing in Blackhawk Springs Forest Preserve, playing baseball at Searls Park, wake boarding on Levings Lake, bird watching in Rock Cut State Park, and golfing at the ever-popular Elliot Golf Course. Visitors can also enjoy a live play or musical at the Starlight Theatre, or enjoy a drink at Octane.

Best Time to Visit Rockford

If you’re hoping to visit during the hottest months of the year, the best time to visit is in July and August. When September rolls around, the weather starts to cool off.

Best Events in Rockford

The annual Illinois Snow Sculpting Competition is a creative winter event that has residents from all over Illinois brushing up on their sculpting skills. The Glow in the Garden Festival, on the other hand, encourages flower lovers to enjoy nature through participating in a 5K run, listening to live music, and engaging in a number of other fun activities that are set up throughout the expanse of the Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens.

Things to Do for Families in Rockford

The Anderson Japanese Gardens will enchant family members of all ages with their lush flower gardens, authentic Japanese foot bridges, and cascading waterfalls. Many families choose to take photos here, as the gardens provide a beautiful background.

Apple picking at Curran’s Orchard is another fun, family-friendly activity that is not only exciting, but tasty too. Visitors can pick their own apples, purchase homemade apple-based goods, marvel over the glass-sided beehive, pet the farm animals, and get lost in the corn tunnel. Volcano Falls is every kid’s dream, offering laser tag, go-karts, and mini-golf; while spending the day at Magic Waters -- a 1 million gallon water park -- is the best way for family and friends to cool off during the summer.

Price and Availability in Rockford

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Rockford tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Rockford 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 Rockford is in March, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Rockford is in the high season in June. Rockford has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Rockford

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Rockford. The warmest months in Rockford are August and July, when temperatures reach 97 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -16 ˚F. The wettest month in Rockford is July with 14.23 inches of rain, while the driest month is September with 1.16 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Rockford

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and others at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 421 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Rockford, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to extravagant Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Rockford can be affordable - our cheapest price accommodation is available at $24 per night. On average, an accommodation in Rockford will cost you $77 per night.

Those needing to get some work finished during their trip to Rockford can pick from 111 places to stay that include WiFi. We have 33 accommodations that include a breakfast included. You can maintain your workout regime by staying at one of 28 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Rockford by car, be sure to choose from 111 accommodations that provide parking. We have 21 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with your best friend, then make sure to select one of the 32 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We compare vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from many providers in Rockford, including 90 places to stay from Airbnb, 19 accommodations from Priceline and 11 places to stay from Agoda

232 of the accommodations in Rockford have been reviewed and rated. 75% are rated great. You can instantly book any of 91 places to stay right now.

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