Destination guide

Cosy Rockford will entice you

The area's entertainment and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Rockford. Renowned for its restaurants, shopping and golfing, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rockford

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Rockford is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Anderson Japanese Gardens (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Klehm Arboretum (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Beckman Mill County Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Hal Palmer Park (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)
  • Dillehay Park (23.4 mi / 37.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Rockford

Fly into Rockford, IL (RFD-Greater Rockford), the closest airport, located 4.9 mi (8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Rockford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 19 holiday lettings near Rockford. From 11 Houses to 6 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rockford for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Burpee Museum of Natural History: 16 holiday lettings
  • Jefferson Street Bridge: 18 holiday lettings
  • Fisher Park: 17 holiday lettings
  • Coronado Performing Arts Center: 16 holiday lettings
  • Anderson Japanese Gardens: 16 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rockford 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 Rockford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 11 Houses in Rockford. Our other popular types of Rockford holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 5 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rockford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Rockford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.