Discover a selection of 285 vacation rentals in Crosslake, MN 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 WiFi and air conditioning. Prices start at $99 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Crosslake. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The cozy area of Crosslake awaits your stay

The area's entertainment and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Crosslake. This relaxing and romantic city is known for its chocolate shops, parks and hiking. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Crosslake

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Crosslake a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Pines Golf Course (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Brainerd International Raceway (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Deacon's Lodge Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • MN Surf Co (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Nisswa Family Fun Center (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Traditional Golf Course (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Crosslake

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Crosslake is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Crosslake Community Center (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Crosby Memorial Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Gull Lake (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Cuyana Mine Pits (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Croft Mine Historical Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Crosslake

Fly into Brainerd, MN (BRD-Brainerd Lakes Regional), the closest airport, located 18.6 mi (29.9 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Crosslake?

Whatever your getaway needs, you'll find a rental in or around Crosslake that fits you like a glove. These are some of our top picks:

  • Around 6 miles from the center of Crosslake, it's difficult to beat "Cabin - Rated One Of The Top Vrbo's By Mn Monthly Magazine Interior Designer Owned". It has 5 bedrooms and a host of amenities including an oven and a nearby hospital.
  • Alternatively, unpack your suitcase at "Classic Minnesota Cabin On Beautiful Lake O'brien". Located around 4 miles from the heart of Crosslake, it has 2 bedrooms and comes with cable/satellite TV services and a barbecue grill.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Crosslake?

For a unique experience, book a tiny house rental in Crosslake. We'll warn you though — after you've stayed in a tiny house, the urge to downsize and move into one of these pocket-sized digs will be hard to resist!

  • Take time off and recharge your batteries at "Unique Tiny Home With Shared In". Located in Bay City, a barbecue grill and a restaurant dining guide are just a couple of the amenities included here.
  • "Tiny House Nestled In The Woods With Lake View" offers plenty of conveniences, including a toaster and a dining table. Located in Nevis, you'll be able to live large in this small yet comfy home.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Crosslake?

True fact: Crosslake is home to some extraordinary nature, and a log cabin is the perfect way to experience it. Rediscover the great outdoors without sacrificing home comforts at one of these timber-clad bolt-holes:

  • Nature meets comfort at "Charming Log Cabin In Crosslake". Located in Crosslake, this dreamy escape features a nearby beach, a firepit and impressive views.
  • Channel your inner Davy Crockett at "Cute And Cozy Up North Log Cabin". This log cabin in Crosslake will put you right in the outdoors while offering comforts such as a garden and a fireplace.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Crosslake?

Nothing tops a quick trip to clear away the cobwebs. Pack your carry-on bag and get comfy in one of these appealing weekend getaways in and near Crosslake:

  • Escape the daily grind at "Peaceful Lakefront Cabin In Deerwood", which is around 17 miles to the southeast of Crosslake. There's lots of adventure and nature on your doorstep here. Try snowmobiling and skiing or just wander around the sights of Milford Mine Memorial Park and Wildwedge Golf & Mini Golf.
  • "Quintessential Lake Cabin On Pristine Lake O'brien - Includes Pontoon Boat" will also roll out the welcome mat for you. Around 4 miles east of Crosslake, use it as a base to enjoy some hiking and biking or sailing. Crosby Memorial Park and Whitebirch Golf Course should also be on your must-do list while you're here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Crosslake?

Studio apartments may be small in size, but they pack a punch when it comes to convenience and location. Plonk your bags down at one of these welcoming studio apartments in and around Crosslake:

  • One of our favorite picks is "Cabin - Quiet 3 Acres On Dnr Fishing Lake With 200' Of Shoreline Just Outside Longville". Lock in a few nights at this popular stay and you'll have access to golf and an ice maker.
  • Or, use "Cabin - Crosslake Waterfront Bunkhouse" as a base to tick off the sights around you. This cozy stay offers a playground, an oven and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Crosslake?

From affordable studio apartments to spacious homes, Vrbo has your quick escape sorted. Here are two of our popular picks in and around Crosslake:

  • Close to the center of Crosslake, "Quintessential Lake Cabin On Pristine Lake O'brien - Includes Pontoon Boat" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not relaxing in your cozy digs, get out and explore everything that's around you.
  • Alternatively, book a couple of nights at "Stunning Private Lake Home Located On Beautiful Cove Bay". This conveniently located property makes exploring the local sights easy.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Crosslake?

Forget roses and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to get away for the weekend, just you and your sweetie. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Crosslake that would make even old Cupid swoon. Here are some we think you'll adore:

  • Slip away on Friday for a few passion-filled nights at "Cabin - Rated One Of The Top Vrbo's By Mn Monthly Magazine Interior Designer Owned". Around 6 miles from Crosslake, it comes with plenty of nice touches, like beauty services and a fireplace.
  • Another place where you can spend a few dreamy days together is "Classic Minnesota Cabin On Beautiful Lake O'brien". Around 4 miles from Crosslake, a fireplace and beauty services add to the ambiance here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Crosslake?

A pool is often a must-have amenity when deciding where to stay, especially if you're taking the kids. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Crosslake and fill your days with frolicking good fun:

  • Treat your crew to an unforgettable stay at "Lower Whitefish Guest House In Crosslake". There's a lot to love about this getaway apart from its pool, such as towels and a toaster.
  • Spend lazy days splashing around or simply unwinding by the water at "New Renovated 6 - Bedroom Lake House On Pelican Lake In Breezy Point". This vacation home is another sought-after option and offers a smart TV, a toaster and more.

Not sure what the weather's like in Crosslake? It has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 55 ºF to 80 ºF. If you're seeking a little more inspiration on where to stay in this impressive destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to check out our entire selection of Crosslake vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Crosslake?

It's always more fun when you share the great times with the ones you care about the most. Whether you're organizing a family get-together or getting away with your best friends, Vrbo has a large vacation rental that's just right for you. These are two of our best in and around Crosslake:

  • Located about 6 miles to the south of Crosslake, "Cabin - Rated One Of The Top Vrbo's By Mn Monthly Magazine Interior Designer Owned" has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 14 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including towels and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • "Peaceful Lakefront Cabin In Deerwood" also has the space you need to make memories with loved ones. This property is around 17 miles to the southeast of Crosslake, and accommodates as many as 11 guests in its 4 bedrooms. Coffee and tea making facilities and books will help keep everyone content and comfortable.

If you'd like to sightsee, there are lots of family-friendly attractions nearby to put on your wish list. Character Challenge Course, Nisswa Family Fun Center and Evergreen Gifts & Fun Park are fine places to start.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Crosslake?

Vacation with your kiddos in a family cabin rental in or near Crosslake and get ready to create some unforgettable new memories together. Here's just a taste of what we've got:

  • "Cabin - Rated One Of The Top Vrbo's By Mn Monthly Magazine Interior Designer Owned" - Enjoy good times with your nearest and dearest at this escape, which is around 6 miles south of the center of Crosslake. A living room and a DVD player are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Classic Minnesota Cabin On Beautiful Lake O'brien" - Rally the troops and spend a few days at this welcoming property, which is around 4 miles to the east of Crosslake. You'll have access to on-site watersports, a toaster and a great deal more.

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