Top rated rentals — Quincy
Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Quincy

Enjoy the area's architecture, history and cathedral and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Quincy. Renowned for its university setting, riverfront and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Quincy

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Quincy a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Villa Kathrine (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Westview Golf Course (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Quincy

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Quincy is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mark Twain Cave and Cameron Cave (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Mark Twain Cave (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Wakonda State Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Sodalis Nature Preserve (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Sawyer's Creek Fun Park (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Siloam Springs State Park (25.6 mi / 41.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Quincy

The nearest airport is in Quincy, IL (UIN-Quincy Regional-Baldwin Field), located 11.5 mi (18.5 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Quincy Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Quincy?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now it wants to go on vacation. Now's the time to pack your bags and head for one of these top vacation rentals in or near Quincy:

  • Around 1 mile from the center of Quincy, it's hard to top "Historic Mansion". It has 4 bedrooms and a range of conveniences like free toiletries and lowered locks.
  • Alternatively, unpack your suitcase at "Cozy 1930's Bungalow Meets Modern Amenities". Located around 2 miles from the heart of Quincy, it has 2 bedrooms and features a free nearby fitness center and shopping.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Quincy vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Quincy?

We all need to slow down and take a break now and then. If you're longing for a couple of uninterrupted mornings lingering in your PJs hugging a coffee, we've got some wonderful weekend getaways in and around Quincy. Check out some of our favorites:

  • "Stunning Private Cabin Getaway With Gorgeous Fireplace Near Quincy" is around 16 miles north of Quincy and the perfect place to recharge your batteries. You'll appreciate the range of amenities here, including a barbecue grill and towels.
  • Otherwise, make memories with loved ones at "Cozy A - Frame House In Heart Of The Midwest", which is around 4 miles to the north of Quincy. You'll have use of a water view, games and more here.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Quincy?

Whether you're searching for a studio apartment for you and a few friends or a villa big enough for the whole family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Quincy. These retreats make a comfortable base for a quick visit:

  • For a fantastic few nights away, it's tough to beat "Peaceful, Country Cottage With Open Floor Plan". It's nice and close to the center of Quincy, in addition to lots of things to put on your itinerary.
  • "Gramke Guest House 2 Acre Property Peaceful Country Oasis" is also ideally located. Put your feet up here and find out why guests rate this property as one of their favorites.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Quincy?

You'll find some lavish mansions for rent in and around Quincy. If you're on the lookout for somewhere with lots of room as well as that extra wow factor, these architectural stunners will be right up your alley:

  • Around 1 mile to the west of Quincy is "Historic Mansion". As well as its grand design, you'll be impressed by its first-class amenities, such as a garden and a separate dining area.
  • With beauty services, a fireplace and lots of other top-rated amenities, "Quincy Luxury Huge Magnificent Mansion Mississippi River Special" will get your guests' tick of approval. This plush retreat is roughly 4 miles to the northwest of Quincy.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Quincy?

A pool is often an all-important amenity when choosing where to stay on vacation, particularly if you're taking the kids. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Quincy and fill your days with laughter and fun:

  • Pack your swim gear and take a break at "Cozy A - Frame House In Heart Of The Midwest". There are plenty of other great amenities here, including a nearby laundromat and a microwave oven.
  • Spend lazy vacation days splashing around or just unwinding by the water at "Completely Renovated House With Garage In Quiet Neighborhood". This vacation rental is another sought-after option and features a dining table, a fridge and more.

Quincy has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging between 65 ºF and 80 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summertime to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Quincy vacation rental and plan your escape for any time of year.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Quincy?

Space, privacy and comfort are all essential to any great family getaway, and Vrbo's range of large family vacation rentals in and around Quincy offer the ideal solution. Have a look at these for starters:

  • About 1 mile west of Quincy, "Historic Mansion" can fit up to 8 people over 4 bedrooms. As well as loads of space to sprawl out, amenities include a TV and a separate dining area.
  • Another option is "Stunning Private Cabin Getaway With Gorgeous Fireplace Near Quincy". It's around 16 miles to the north of Quincy, has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 14 guests. A TV and a kitchen are among the conveniences here.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Quincy?

Whether you want to share some wine beside the flames with your honey or just stay nice and toasty after the sun goes down, we'll help you find a vacation rental with a fire pit. Check out these top options in or near Quincy:

  • Catch-up with your fam around the fire pit at "Cozy A - Frame House In Heart Of The Midwest". This property offers plenty of other top amenities, including a water view and a garden.
  • Alternatively, let the flickering flames lull you into a state of relaxation at "Peaceful, Country Cottage With Open Floor Plan". When you're not lounging around the fire pit, take advantage of conveniences like a kitchen and a firepit.