Destination guide

Explore the sunny setting in Shipshewana

Come and experience Shipshewana and its museums, history and entertainment. This city's shopping, restaurants and horseback riding draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Shipshewana

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Shipshewana a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shipshewana Auction and Flea Market (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Cedar Lake Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Elkhart County Fairgrounds (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Sauganash Golf Club (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Maxwelton Golf Club (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Wawasee Golf Club (19 mi / 30.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Shipshewana

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Shipshewana. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • North Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Oaklawn Terrace Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Scidmore Park and Petting Zoo (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Lakeside Park (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Hidden Marsh Sanctuary (19.9 mi / 32 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Shipshewana

The nearest airport is in Goshen, IN (GSH-Goshen Municipal), located 15.3 mi (24.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into South Bend, IN (SBN-South Bend Intl.), which is 37.8 mi (60.8 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Shipshewana, IN?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 37 vacation rentals around Shipshewana. From 7 cabin rentals to 25 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a lakefront property in Shipshewana?

Watch the water gently ripple and try to spot the local wildlife. Lakes are among the most striking and tranquil places in the world. If this sounds like paradise to you, you're in luck. Vrbo has 15 getaway rentals close to lakes ready to be booked. Want to try a different setting? See if any of our other properties stand out. Our options for this destination include:

  • 9 lake-view vacation rentals.
  • 8 rural vacation rentals.
  • 6 water-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Shipshewana?

If you want an authentic vacation experience and love having lots of space to spread out, renting an entire house is the way to go. There are 22 options currently available on Vrbo. Prices start at $145 a night. If that doesn't match your posse's style, we've got a number of other property types to pick from, such as:

  • Hotel: 7 vacation homes. Prices start from $64 per night.
  • Cabin: 3 vacation homes. Prices start from $155 per night.
  • Cottage: 3 vacation homes. Prices start from $114 per night.

Can I stay in Shipshewana in a large group?

There's nothing like reconnecting with old friends or spending time with extended family in a terrific new place. And what's best, Vrbo has options to suit you. Why not check out the 7 house vacation homes listed here? They're the leading option for large groups of visitors. Properties around the area that can cater for large groups include:

  • On the lookout for vacation homes that can hold 8 guests? We have 8 that will fit the bill. Prices begin from just $138 per night.
  • If you've got 10 in your squad, you'll be delighted to hear that there are 7 vacation homes suitable. You can book one for as little as $170 a night.
  • Seeking rentals suitable for 6 guests? You'll be glad to discover we have 5 that'll be perfect. You can score one from just $145 a night.

So don't worry! When you book with us you can bring your uncle, your cousin and all your buddies to Shipshewana.