Discover a selection of 44 vacation rentals in Clay County, US 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 air conditioning. Prices start at $35 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Clay County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Book a vacation rental for your Clay County getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Clay County with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Clay County

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Clay County a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spencer Golf and Country Club (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Emerald Hills Golf Course (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • 'Boji Splash Indoor Waterpark Okoboji (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)
  • Brooks Golf Club (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • Ranch Okoboji (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
  • Goodies Handmade Candies (22.8 mi / 36.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Clay County

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Clay County is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • West Okoboji Lake (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • Gull Point State Park (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
  • Arnolds Park (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • East Okoboji Lake (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Marble Beach State Recreation Area (26.6 mi / 42.8 km)
  • Thoreson Memorial Park (27.9 mi / 44.9 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in Clay County?

Whether you're planning your next exciting adventure with friends or a romantic escape with your special someone, one of these top vacation rentals in Clay County is sure to catch your eye:

  • "Country Home Overlooking Pond And Vineyard": This Western Iowa rental comes with 5 bedrooms and is rated highly among visitors. Conveniences such as air conditioning and a garden help make your stay an enjoyable one.
  • "Winery Loft With Views Of The Pond": Put your luggage down and your feet up at this top option in Clay County. It features 1 bedroom, WiFi, heating and more.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Clay County vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Clay County?

Whether you're organizing a family reunion, some romantic time out or a few nights away alone, we have weekend getaways in Clay County to suit your needs. Grab your overnight bag and stay at one of these popular properties:

  • "Lost Island Lake Retreat" - Found in Western Iowa, this rental property offers handy extras including a firepit and air conditioning.
  • "Lost Island Lake Lakeside Home All Year Round" - With an oven and a hair dryer, not to mention its great location in Clay County, you'll want more than a weekend at this property.

Can I find short term rentals in Clay County?

With Vrbo's great range of short-term rentals in Clay County, you're bound to find a property to suit your needs. Whether you're chasing somewhere to relax on your own or to catch up with your buddies, these options are difficult to beat:

  • "Lost Island Lake Retreat" in Western Iowa is ideal for a short-term stay. It's only a short distance from the town center, so you'll be able to see all the top sights without having to travel too far.
  • Another popular option is "Lost Island Lake Lakeside Home All Year Round" in Clay County. Whether you're just passing through or enjoying a couple of days away, this vacation rental will make you feel at home.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Clay County?

A romantic weekend getaway in Clay County is a surefire way to reignite your passion. Light a fancy candle, grab your honey by the hand and watch the sparks fly at one of these retreats:

  • Catch up on cuddles and quality time at "Country Home Overlooking Pond And Vineyard" in Western Iowa. Winery tours and skiing facilities are among the thoughtful touches on offer here.
  • Another alluring option is "Winery Loft With Views Of The Pond" in Clay County. Enjoy amenities here including winery tours and air conditioning, as well as each other's company.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Clay County?

Maybe you're planning a getaway to celebrate an event, or reuniting with the folks you haven't seen in far too long. Whatever the reason, you'll likely need lots of space. One of our large family vacation rentals in Clay County might be exactly what you're after:

  • "Country Home Overlooking Pond And Vineyard" in Western Iowa will make your trip a truly memorable one. It has 5 bedrooms sleeping up to 18 guests and loads of amenities, including on-site watersports and childrens activities.
  • Alternatively, lock in your family getaway at "Lost Island Lake Lakeside Home All Year Round". This Clay County property has 4 bedrooms and accommodates up to 8 people. Make use of a TV and a fridge throughout your stay.

Can I find family cabin rentals in Clay County?

If you've been thinking about a trip with the fam, choose one of these cabin rentals in Clay County and give your loved ones a vacation they'll never forget:

  • "Wild Rose Road Cabin 2595 Wild Rose Road Fort Atkinson Ia" - Escape the hustle and bustle at this Fort Atkinson retreat which features outdoor furniture and a porch.
  • "Cabin On The Big Sioux River With A 100 Acre Wood" - Amenities like coffee and tea making facilities and childrens activities also make this a favorite with families. Escape to this Larchwood hideaway and enjoy some time in the great outdoors.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Clay County vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in Clay County?

There's just something so comforting about the sound of a roaring fire. If the thought of roasting marshmallows beneath the stars sounds like bliss to you, take a look at these wonderful vacation properties in Clay County:

  • Stay a few days or more at "Country Home Overlooking Pond And Vineyard" and you'll be able to relax and unwind in front of a roaring fire every night. This popular property in Western Iowa comes with a kitchen and ski-in/ski-out facilities, as well as a fire pit.
  • Or, get comfy at "Winery Loft With Views Of The Pond", which also has a fire pit. Other amenities at this popular property in Clay County include a water park and a garden.