Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Peoria

The area's live music and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Peoria. This city's shopping, restaurants and university setting draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Peoria

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Peoria a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Peoria Zoo (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Weaverridge Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Lick Creek Golf Course (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Peoria

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Peoria is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wildlife Prairie State Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Big Creek Park (24.9 mi / 40.1 km)

Transport options to and around Peoria

Fly into Peoria, IL (PIA-Greater Peoria Regional), the closest airport, located 5.6 mi (9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Peoria?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 20 holiday rentals near Peoria. From 12 Houses to 2 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Peoria for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Peoria?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Peoria. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Northwoods Mall: 16 holiday rentals
  • Peoria City Hall: 16 holiday rentals
  • Illinois Central College: 16 holiday rentals
  • Wildlife Prairie State Park: 17 holiday rentals
  • Weaverridge Golf Course: 16 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Peoria listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Peoria?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 12 Houses in Peoria. Our other popular types of Peoria holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 2 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 2 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 2 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Peoria?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 15 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Peoria. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.