Destination guide

Why people love visiting elegant Pekin

Experience the unique character of Pekin with a stay in a vacation home rental. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, baseball games and golfing. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Pekin

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Pekin a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lick Creek Golf Course (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Peoria Zoo (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Weaverridge Golf Course (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Pekin

Fly into Peoria, IL (PIA-Greater Peoria Regional), the closest airport, located 7 mi (11.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Pekin, IL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 14 vacation rentals near Pekin. From 9 house rentals to 2 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Pekin for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Lick Creek Golf Course: 22 vacation rentals
  • Illinois Central College: 23 vacation rentals
  • OSF Saint Francis Medical Center: 23 vacation rentals
  • Weaverridge Golf Course: 23 vacation rentals
  • Northwoods Mall: 23 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pekin 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 Pekin?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 9 Houses in Pekin. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pekin include:

  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Pekin?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 13 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Pekin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.