Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Nauvoo

Take a holiday to Nauvoo and enjoy the area's temples, history and museums. This city's riverfront, monuments and waterfalls draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Nauvoo

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Nauvoo has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Baxter's Vineyards (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Spirit Hollow Golf Club (19 mi / 30.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Nauvoo

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Nauvoo is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lovers Glen Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Nauvoo Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Nauvoo

Fly into Burlington, IA (BRL-Southeast Iowa Regional), the closest airport, located 21 mi (33.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Nauvoo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 49 holiday lettings around Nauvoo. From 9 flats & apartments to 27 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a rural property in Nauvoo?

There's something undeniably special about living out in the countryside. If you're a city slicker yearning for a taste of rural living, let us sort you out. HomeAway has 8 countryside rental properties in this destination. Want to try a different setting? See if any of our other properties tick your boxes. Our range here includes:

  • 2 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 2 riverside holiday accommodation options.
  • 2 water-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Nauvoo?

If you want to have an authentic local experience and don't feel like sharing space with strangers this time round, renting a whole house is the way to go. There are 25 houses currently listed on HomeAway. Prices start at £65 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather go for one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Hotel: 5 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £28 per night.
  • Cabin: 5 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £65 per night.
  • Cottage: 3 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £114 per night.

Can I stay in Nauvoo in a large group?

The recipe for a perfect escape is relaxing with friends and family in an exciting new place. If you'll be travelling with a large group, HomeAway can help out. Cabin holiday rentals are the most popular choice for large groups of visitors, with 2 listed here. In and around the area, the rental options that can house large groups of people include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we offer 7 properties perfectly suited for that size. Spend a night for as little as £65.
  • If you have 8 in your family, you'll be happy to find out that there are 5 rental accommodation suitable. You can get one for as little as £192 per night.
  • Going away with a group of 5? We've got 5 properties for rent that will suit. Prices begin at just £65 per night.

So don't worry! When you travel with us you can bring your uncle, your sister and all your friends to Nauvoo.