Discover a selection of 249 vacation rentals in Apple River, IL that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including outdoor grills and BBQs and kitchens. Prices start at $195 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Apple River. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Apple River getaway

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Apple River. This city has something for everyone. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Apple River

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Apple River has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Badger Mine and Museum (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Horseshoe Mound (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Casper Bluff Land and Water Reserve (16.6 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Chestnut Mountain Resort (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Bellevue Golf Club (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Apple River

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Apple River is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Horseshoe Mound (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Lake Le Aqua Na State Park (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Casper Bluff Land and Water Reserve (16.6 mi / 26.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Apple River

The nearest airport is in Dubuque, IA (DBQ-Dubuque Regional), located 29.9 mi (48.1 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Apple River, IL?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 249 vacation rentals around Apple River. From 157 house rentals to 9 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a resort property in Apple River?

Eat like a royal, chill like a boss and indulge like never before. If that's your sort of vacation, we have the keys to some inspiring escapes where you can indulge in just that. Vrbo has 130 resort vacation rentals available. Of course, that might not be for everyone. Luckily, Vrbo has tons more options, including:

  • 71 rural vacation rentals.
  • 27 lakeside vacation rentals.
  • 21 golf-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Apple River?

Instead of booking a cookie-cutter, chain hotel room this vacation, you could go for a whole house. You'll be a part of the neighborhood before you know it! There are 156 houses available on Vrbo. Prices start from $115 a night. Or maybe you'd prefer one of the area's other sought-after property types, such as:

  • Townhome: 42 vacation homes. Prices start from $147 per night.
  • Resort: 13 vacation homes. Prices start from $151 per night.
  • Condo: 7 vacation homes. Prices start from $95 per night.

Can I stay in Apple River in a large group?

It can be tricky finding time to catch up with close friends and family. A getaway is an ideal way to be reunited. If you were hoping to stay together, Vrbo has options to suit. At the moment, house vacation homes are popular for large groups of visitors here, and you'll find 53 available on our database. If you're wanting to stay in a large group, the vacation rental options that can cater to you include:

  • Are you looking for vacation homes that can sleep 10 vacationers? We have 55 that will be suitable. The prices start from $226 per night.
  • After a rental property for 6 people? We have 52 that will serve you well. Prices begin at just $129 per night.
  • Planning a trip away with 8 guests? We have 51 vacation homes that match your requirements. Prices begin at just $174 per night.

So don't worry! When you travel with us you can bring your aunt, your sister and all your besties to Apple River.