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RV Rental in Northeast Illinois

People say the midwest has some of the nicest people and nicest views in the country, so it makes sense that it’s a pretty popular vacation destination. But thanks to an abundance of things to do and see, it’s actually one of the most popular destinations for an RV vacation. The fall foliage around this part of the country is incredible, and you’ll also find gorgeous vistas, award winning vineyards, excitement at every turn, and history waiting all around.

Whether it’s Anderson Japanese Gardens, Navy Pier in Chicago, the Frank Lloyd Wright Home, or one of the state’s other great attractions, you’ll find plenty of stops to make if you’re planning an RV trip to Illinois. Here’s a primer if you’re planning an RV journey to the Prairie State.

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Rent An RV in Northeast Illinois

There’s plenty to do in Illinois whether you’re traveling with the whole family or if you’re adults traveling alone. And for the most part, you’ll find most destinations in Illinois are pretty friendly to RVers. That, coupled with the state’s flat, open roads often makes for the perfect destination if you’re venturing in an RV for the first time.

The Top RV Resorts in Northeast Illinois

Sycamore RV Resort – 375 E North Ave, Sycamore, IL 60178
If you want a quiet, relaxing campground, Sycamore RV Resort is where you need to be. The campground at Sycamore has two spring fed lakes, a swimming beach to relax on, boat rentals if you want to hit the water on your own, tennis courts, and plenty of other amenities. The Sycamore Community Golf Course is just a mile away, and the Great Western Trail is nearby. It’s a 17 mile trail that crosses small streams and wetlands, and visitors will see duck, heron, and other wildlife on the native prairie.

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O'Connell's Yogi Bear Park - 970 Green Wing Rd, Amboy, IL 61310
If you want to explore the action of Chicago and the Quad Cities, O’Connell’s Yogi Bear Jellystone Park makes for a perfect destination. The site has three heated swimming pools, special kids only pools, and a swimming beach. There’s a double sided waterslide on site, four different playgrounds, fishing, and plenty of hiking trails. For those traveling with families, this is a great place to settle in and still keep the whole family satisfied.

The Top RV Destinations in Northeast Illinois

Navy Pier
On the shores of Lake Michigan is one of most popular tourist attractions in the midwest – Navy Pier. The pier itself is a 3,300 foot structure on the Chicago shoreline, packed with restaurants, stores, and activities (like a large Ferris wheel, museums, and theaters), but the whole area is worth visiting. It’s Chicago’s most popular attraction, and you’ll find both locals and out of towners visiting year round. Several sea cruises depart from this area if you’re looking to see the water for yourself. 

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Anderson Japanese Gardens
Named one of the highest quality Japanese gardens in North America, Anderson Gardens is 12 acres of authentic landscaping and shrubbery. It’s filled with koi ponds, winding walking paths, trickling streams, cascading waterfalls, gravel gardens, trained pines, and more. The architecture throughout the garden is also beautiful (and authentic), which is why this is an incredibly popular wedding spot. It has both spring and fall coloration, and it’s worth a visit year round. 

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Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
In Oak Park Illinois sits the private home and studio of one of the most influential figures in American architecture. Wright lived here for the first 20 years of his career, and while this started as a modest house, it quickly became a legendary studio that launched the careers of several architects. While the house was once divided into apartments, it has since been restored to the condition that Wright would have known it. The home and surrounding grounds are now open for tours year round, and a worth a visit even for people who aren’t familiar with the man or his work.

Renting an RV in Northeast Illinois

If you’re looking for unmatched scenery, Illinois is where you need to be. And if you’re looking for a secluded spot to relax and get away from it all, you’ll find plenty of places that are perfect. Want to visit with the past, try your luck in a casino, dine in incredible restaurants or simply visit attractions and museums with the family? That’s here too. There’s really not much of a better place to be if you’re taking the whole family on an RV vacation.

While many people already know that RV travel can be the cheapest way to vacation, lots of people are shocked at just how affordable it is. There are thousands of cheap RVs for rent in Northeast Illinois with RVshare, and the beautiful part is that renting with RVShare could not be simpler. You just choose the vehicle you want, fill out the paperwork, and when it’s time to go, just pick up your keys – no keeping the family waiting while you weed through paperwork. And when your trip is over, just gas up the RV and drop it off.

Rent A Campervan in Northeast Illinois

Not sure exactly what you want in an RV? That’s okay! RVshare lets users search by the size of vehicle they need, the price, or by the location. So you can find the vehicle that holds the exact right amount of passengers in the exact location you’re looking for. You don’t have to be an expert to find the perfect RV. And since there are rentals on the site from both dealers and from private owners, there are a lot of one way RV rentals listed.

Private RV Rentals in Northeast Illinois

You probably have a few questions about safety, especially if you’re a new driver. RVshare understands that, so they’re built a “peace of mind” guarantee that’s included in every one of their rentals. Every renter gets $10,000 of insurance coverage, free 24/7 roadside assistance, and a free 24/7 travel concierge available by phone.

Camper Rental in Northeast Illinois

Ready to hit the road? Just head on over to our full rental guide where you’ll find all the details about how peer-to-peer RV rentals work.

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