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Popular amenities for Rockford vacation rentals

Stay near Rockford's top sights

Anderson Japanese Gardens44 locals recommend
CherryVale Mall9 locals recommend
Coronado Performing Arts Center19 locals recommend
Burpee Museum of Natural History23 locals recommend
Portillo's Hot Dogs5 locals recommend
Stockholm Inn9 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Rockford

  • Total rentals

    280 properties

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $20 before taxes and fees

  • Total number of reviews

    11K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    150 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    80 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    10 properties have a pool

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Rockford?

    Rockford experiences a humid continental climate with warm to hot summers and cold winters. Temperatures can reach up to 85°F (29°C) in July and drop to around 22°F (-5°C) in January. Winter may also bring snow, providing opportunities for snow-based activities.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Rockford?

    There's plenty to explore in Rockford! From engaging with hands-on exhibits at the Discovery Center Museum, strolling in the Anderson Japanese Gardens, to appreciating art at the Rockford Art Museum, your choices are diverse. Outdoor enthusiasts can also enjoy hiking at Rock Cut State Park.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Rockford?

    June through August are frequently suggested times to visit Rockford owing to the warm weather. During this period, the city often hosts events like the Rockford City Market and the Wine, Dine and Unwind music festival.

  • What are the best places to stay in Rockford?

    Downtown Rockford is a vibrant area with a variety of accommodations, close to attractions like the Coronado Performing Arts Center. The East State Street area is also popular, featuring a mix of shops, restaurants, and hotels.

  • What are the best places to visit in Rockford?

    Popular places to explore in Rockford include the Tinker Swiss Cottage Museum, a historic house with unique architecture, and Midway Village Museum, which offers insight into early 20th-century life. The Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens is also highly recommended for its beautiful plant exhibits.

  • What are some hiking trails in Rockford?

    Rockford is home to many outdoor adventures including the Rock Cut State Park trails, a diverse 40 mile (64 km) network that suits all skill levels. The Sinnissippi Riverfront Trail, a 2-mile (3.2 km) route along the scenic Rock River, is another local favorite. For a more relaxed walk, meander the paths of the Anderson Japanese Gardens, where the peaceful ambience and meticulously maintained landscapes provide a calming retreat.

  • What are some family activities to do in Rockford?

    Families in Rockford can enjoy a day at the Magic Waters Waterpark, explore the exhibits at the Burpee Museum of Natural History, or have fun at the Volcano Falls Adventure Park with its mini-golf and go-karts.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Rockford?

    Day trips from Rockford could include a visit to the nearby city of Madison, Wisconsin, exploring the picturesque Starved Rock State Park, or a journey to the bustling city of Chicago, all reachable within a 2-hour drive.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Rockford?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 180 vacation rentals in Rockford featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Rockford?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Rockford. Choose from more than 80 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

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