Destination guide

The cosy city of Petersburg awaits you

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Petersburg. This relaxing and romantic city entices travellers with its cafes and golfing. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Petersburg

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

  • Shambolee Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Rail Golf Course (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Illinois State Fairgrounds (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Knights Action (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Petersburg

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

  • Riverfront Park (22 mi / 35.5 km)
  • Rockwell Park (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Petersburg

The nearest airport is in Springfield, IL (SPI-Abraham Lincoln Capital), located 15.8 mi (25.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Petersburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 15 holiday lettings around Petersburg. From 8 Houses to 3 Flats, 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.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Petersburg?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Petersburg. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lincoln's New Salem State Historic Site: 17 holiday lettings
  • Shambolee Golf Course: 18 holiday lettings
  • Shea's Gas Station Museum: 18 holiday lettings
  • Old State Capitol: 19 holiday lettings
  • St. John's Hospital: 18 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Petersburg listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Petersburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8 Houses in Petersburg. Our other popular types of Petersburg holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Petersburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 10 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Petersburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.