Destination guide

Travel to cozy Mendota

The area's festivals and churches are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Mendota. One of the city's many top draws is its restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Mendota

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Mendota a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tri-County Fairgrounds (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Mendota Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Spring Creek Golf Course (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Starved Rock State Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Deer Park Country Club (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Dickinson House (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mendota

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Mendota is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Baker Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Starved Rock State Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Buffalo Rock State Park (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Washington Square Park (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Mendota

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Mendota Station.

Where to stay around Mendota, IL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 17 vacation rentals near Mendota. From 3 house rentals to 3 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mendota for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Mendota?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Mendota. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Union Depot Railroad Museum: 46 vacation rentals
  • Tri-County Fairgrounds: 47 vacation rentals
  • Mendota Museum and Historical Society: 46 vacation rentals
  • Mendota Station: 46 vacation rentals
  • Mendota Golf Club: 46 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Mendota?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 3 Houses in Mendota. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mendota include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Villas: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mendota?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Mendota. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.