Destination guide

Travel to historic Elizabeth

Enjoy the history and other features of Elizabeth. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Elizabeth

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Elizabeth a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chestnut Mountain Resort (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Casper Bluff Land and Water Reserve (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Bellevue Golf Club (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Horseshoe Mound (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Badger Mine and Museum (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Elizabeth

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Elizabeth is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mississippi Palisades State Park (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Bellevue State Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Riverview Park (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Casper Bluff Land and Water Reserve (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Horseshoe Mound (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Elizabeth

Fly into Dubuque, IA (DBQ-Dubuque Regional), the closest airport, located 28.2 mi (45.3 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Elizabeth, IL?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 287 vacation rentals around Elizabeth. From 172 house rentals to 21 condo and apartment 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 Elizabeth?

Treat the whole squad to an extraordinary vacation that effortlessly combines recreation and rejuvenation. A resort escape is a wonderful break from daily life. Vrbo has 132 resort vacation rentals available. Want to give something else a go? See if any of our other properties steal your heart. Our selection here includes:

  • 74 rural vacation rentals.
  • 27 lakeside vacation rentals.
  • 23 city-center vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Elizabeth?

Our house vacation rentals are real accommodations for real travelers. Offering loads of space to spread out, they're perfect if you want to experience life like a local. There are 170 options currently on Vrbo. Prices begin at $115 per night. Or maybe you'd rather pick one of the area's other popular property types, like:

  • Townhome: 44 vacation homes. Prices start from $126 per night.
  • Resort: 14 vacation homes. Prices start from $99 per night.
  • Apartment: 11 vacation homes. Prices start from $150 per night.

Can I stay in Elizabeth in a large group?

Whether you're heading off on a getaway with the entire family or spending a few nights away with your old school friends, it's a whole lot of fun hanging out in a brand new place together! The best news is that Vrbo has options that'll suit. Townhome vacation homes are the preferred option here for large groups of travelers. Our global database presently has 21 available. If you are hoping to stay in a larger group, the rental properties that will serve you well include:

  • Searching for vacation homes that can hold 6 of you? We have 63 that will be perfect. Prices begin from just $108 per night.
  • If you've got 10 in your squad, you'll be pleased to hear that there are 61 vacation homes that are perfect. Prices begin at just $136 a night.
  • Searching for places for rent catering to 8 people? You'll be thrilled to hear we have 56 that will fit the bill. You can secure one for as little as $165 per night.

You and all your buddies will be in good hands when you plan your Elizabeth adventure with us!