Discover a selection of 101 vacation rentals in Portage, IN that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $218 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Portage. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Beautiful Portage will entice you

The beaches, lake and wildlife display a scene truly unique to Portage. This scenic city is known for its bird watching, shopping and hiking. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Portage

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Portage a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Deep River Water Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Washington Park Zoo (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Lost Marsh Golf Course (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Portage

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Portage

Travelers love Portage for its pristine beaches and panoramic lake views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Portage is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Marquette Park (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Indiana Dunes State Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Hoosier Prairie (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Portage

Fly into Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.), the closest airport, located 32.1 mi (51.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), which is 45.8 mi (73.8 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Portage - Ogden Dunes Train to Chicago.

How many vacation rentals are available around Portage, IN?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 101 vacation rentals around Portage. From 48 house rentals to 21 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Portage?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Portage. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • East Branch: 326 vacation rentals
  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore: 491 vacation rentals
  • Indiana Dunes State Park: 927 vacation rentals
  • Michigan City Station: 862 vacation rentals
  • Blue Chip Casino: 884 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Portage?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 48 Houses in Portage. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Portage include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 21 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 10 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Portage?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 20 vacation rentals with pool available in Portage. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.