A Weekend Getaway


A getaway doesn’t have to be overseas. The midwest is filled with beautiful places to be discovered and booking an AirBnB for a couple days, or weeks, at these locations might be the escape you exactly need. While other forms of entertainment and activities have been paused or limited in Chicago, these AirBnBs provide a cozy environment to work and relax. These weekend rentals are available at affordable prices and big enough for a couples getaway or family vacation. Whatever the reason, here’s your much needed vacation. 

Little Muskego Lake Area Retreat

With 3 bedrooms, this home welcomes you and some friends for mini-getaway in Muskego, WI– a 1 hour and 35 min drive from Chicago. This listing is located right across the street from Little Muskego Lake. A lake visit is an absolute must! The home includes 3 kayas, paddles and life vests, perfect for a day on the lake before winter rolls in. Other amenities include Kureig and fresh press coffee, Netflix, desk area, and WiFi.

Bungalow by the lake

With 2 bedrooms, this listing is available for 4 guests of honor to have a well-deserved getaway in Lake Geneva, WI. With just an hour and half drive, relaxation awaits. This bungalow is located right by the lake and a short drive from downtown Lake Geneva. Aside from this, a large deck is available to enjoy the lake view and take in the cool breeze. Other amenities include a dryer and washer, air conditioning, and kitchen. In addition, their home design and decor really makes it feel like home. 

Camp Memories 

With 1 bedroom and 2 beds, this home works well for a couples getaway or a place to catch up with a friend. Located in Elkhorn, WI, the home provides a true cabin feeling, transporting you to the wilderness. Hear the birds chirp while sipping your morning coffee. Did we mention the fireplace? With the cold creeping in, this is a must. It is 15 minutes away from Alpine Valley, and a short hour and 45 minute drive, from Chicago. 

Washer Dryer, Fireplace, Monthly Discounts

This cozy condo is available for 5 guests in Lombard, IL, a short drive of 45 min from Chicago. Far enough to escape and close enough to return, if need be. The condo offers various amenities, such as Netflix and Hulu services, as well as wifi and coffee! Did we mention the wood burning fireplace? Nothing screams cozy more than a fireplace. Take this time to relax, catch up on some shows, drink some wine, and much more. 

Family bedroom! The perfect getaway, quiet & safe!

With room for 3 guests, this home is located in Fort Atkinson WI, right by their downtown area. With a 2 hour drive out from Chicago, you can seriously escape city living. Offering comfortable beds, large bathrooms, and a hot tub, you and your friends will have a relaxing time. Other amenities include air conditioning, a mini fridge, dishes, and some snacks. They also go the extra mile with a coffee barm, so take your cup of joe and take in the Wisconsin breeze. 

Your Cozy “Home Away From Home”

The posting says it itself– a home away from home. With two bedrooms, this condo is ready to welcome you to Lake Geneva, WI. Offering sufficient space for 6 guests, the home is in close proximity to everything fun from Lake Geneva, Williams Bay, Fontana and Delevan. The condo includes WiFi, cable, Amazon, Netflix and more. Plus, their gas fireplace will keep you nice and warm for your stay. If you want to explore, they offer access to the interlaken community tennis court, basketball court, and marina. So much to do, you’ll wish you’d never have to leave. 

Romantic Lake Cottage ★ Queen Bed ★ Chain O Lakes

Available for 4 guests, this lake cottage is located in Fox Lake, IL, just an hour drive from Chicago,  and it’s ready to give you a memorable vacation. Being right by the lake, why not enjoy your morning coffee enjoying the soothing sounds of the water? Their lake themed furnishing makes you feel like miles away from your day-to-day city living. Other amenities include television with Netflix, Hulu and Youtube TV, a memory foam queen bed, and a full suite of new appliances.

Spacious fully furnished well maintained townhome

Bring up to 6 guests to enjoy this spacious getaway home. Located in Round Lake, IL, it’s only an hour drive from Chicago. Fun attractions such as Chain of Lakes, Gurnee Mills, and more, are located within a 10 mile radius. If you prefer to stay in, the home has plenty of space for activities such as group yoga or exercise. You could even enjoy a dinner outside with their picnic area and barbeque grill. 

With new regulations in Chicago, a weekend getaway, or maybe even a week getaway, is exactly what you need. Making memories does not have to stop, especially with so many options. All you have to do is book now!

Written By: Jessica Narvaez

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