Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Shorewood

The area's architecture and art galleries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Shorewood. Renowned for its coffee shops, lake and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Milwaukee Art Museum and BMO Harris Bradley Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Shorewood

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Shorewood a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • David F. Schulz Aquatic Center (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • McKinley Park (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • SV Denis Sullivan (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Milwaukee Boat Line (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Henry W. Maier Festival Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Shorewood

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

  • Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Atwater Park & Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Lake Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Bradford Beach (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Cass Street Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Riverwalk Plaza (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Shorewood

The nearest airport is in Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.), located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County), which is 18.2 mi (29.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Shorewood?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 245 vacation rentals near Shorewood. From 134 houses to 99 studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Shorewood for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Shorewood?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 134 Houses in Shorewood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Shorewood include:

  • Studios: 99 rentals available
  • Flats: 105 rentals available
  • Hotels: 2 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Shorewood?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Shorewood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.