Situated on 40 acres of pristine wilderness overlooking a mostly private lake, this classic yurt feels like it's miles away from civilization. In reality, you're just a stone's throw from Madison, Wisconsin. Guests can enjoy bonfires, go canoeing, read on the deck or venture out on a nature hike. There's a fireplace inside the yurt and a clean Porta Potty onsite, but guest should come prepared to disconnect and embrace nature.
Traveling to big, bustling cities can be wonderfully exciting, but when you need a break to reset and reflect, consider booking a trip that takes you off the grid. These secluded Airbnb homes near Chicago do just that, offering land to roam, lakes to swim in and cozy nooks built for reading the day away. And because they're located within driving distance from the city, all of the locales on this list make ideal weekend getaways from Chicago—no flight required. Book a beautifully modern cabin tucked in the woods or go all out with a yurt that's situated on a private lake. Some of these hidden homes even offer easy access to the most scenic hiking trails near Chicago. Pack a few books and board games and don't forget to load up on groceries—these secluded Airbnb homes near Chicago offer the perfect backdrop for a restful getaway.
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