Top rated rentals — Ottertail
Destination guide

Cozy Ottertail will entice you

The countryside and lake create a pretty picture of Ottertail. This city's fishing, snowmobile riding and chocolate shops draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Ottertail

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Ottertail has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Thumper Pond Golf Course (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Spidahl's Ski Gaard (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ottertail

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Ottertail. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Otter Tail Lake (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Glendalough State Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • West Battle Lake (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Battle Lake Public Beach (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Maplewood State Park (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Lake Blanche (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Ottertail?

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

  • Around 60 miles from the center of Ottertail, you'll find it hard to resist "Quaint Cabin On Sibley Lake Pontoon Included Mid". It has 2 bedrooms and a range of amenities including a TV and an oven.
  • "Beautiful 5, 000 Square Foot Lake On Quiet Lake In Alexandria" also promises an awesome stay, offering 6 bedrooms, a video library, a hair dryer and more. It's around 40 miles from Ottertail.

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

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

You need only set foot into one of Vrbo's tiny house vacation rentals in Ottertail to realize that amazing things really do come in small packages. Smartly designed to maximize space, these pint-sized pads promise a big vacation experience:

  • Take time off and experience a simpler way of life at "Unique Tiny Home With Shared In". Located in Bay City, a fridge and towels are just two of the amenities offered here.
  • "Cabin - 3 Ft From Water - Tiny House With Everything You Need" in Park Rapids is another great pick. A living room and a fridge will help make your stay here more comfortable.

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

Whether you want to spend your vacation adventuring outdoors or chilling with your favorite people, we've got lovely log cabins where you can do both. Take a peek at these top picks in and around Ottertail:

  • "Log Cabin With Private Guest House On Pelican Bay": This is the perfect base to enjoy the fun outdoor activities offered in this region, including golf and ice skating.
  • "Log Cabin On Ojibway Lake": Stay in and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere or have a go at some of the thrilling activities nearby, including cycling and fishing. The choice is yours around here.

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

Clock off on Friday afternoon and then pack your overnight bag. If you're craving some relaxation and fun, these properties in and near Ottertail promise a memorable weekend getaway:

  • Located 2 miles to the southwest of central Ottertail, "Log Cabin With Private Guest House On Pelican Bay" appeals to nature lovers and adventure seekers. Make sure you visit nearby outdoor attractions, including Otter Tail Lake and Grotto Park. Then, ramp up the fun with some golf or kayaking.
  • Alternatively, leave your stresses behind at "Luxurious Home On Ottertail Lake". Stay in and relax, or head out and try your hand at some kayaking and horse riding. When it's time to discover some nearby attractions, organize a visit to Maplewood State Park and West Battle Lake. This terrific vacation rental is around 3 miles west of Ottertail.

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

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish option, ideally suited for one or two guests. Spend your days exploring your new surroundings and your nights kicking back in your comfy hideaway. These vacation rentals in or near Ottertail are guaranteed to please:

  • One of our favorite properties is "Quiet Anna Lake Cabin". Lock in a few nights or more at this popular abode and you'll have access to off-street parking options and an oven.
  • Another top choice is "A Rural Tiny House Sanctuary". Don't be fooled by its compact size — this cozy apartment is packed with handy amenities like a firepit, air conditioning and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Ottertail?

Whether you're looking for a chic apartment or a house big enough to fit the family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Treat yourself to a mini break at one of these top picks in or near Ottertail:

  • For a wonderful night or two away, it's tough to beat "A Four Seasons Tree House With All Amenities Of A Home". It's near the center of Ottertail, along with countless things to see and do.
  • Another fantastic option is "Redpath Retreat - Enjoy The Quiet Beauty Of The Prairie In This Private Cottage". Gather your nearest and dearest and enjoy a comfy stay close to the heart of Ottertail.

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

Forget roses and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to escape for a weekend, just you and your boo. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Ottertail that would make Cupid green with envy. Here are some we think you'll adore:

  • Put on some mellow music and chill together at "Single Barrel Ridge Amazing Chalet Lake Home Right On Lake Irene". Around 30 miles from Ottertail, this property has all you need for a romantic getaway, including winery tours and a fireplace.
  • "Newly Updated Waterfront Lake And Beach" is another retreat that'll woo you. It's about 1 mile from Ottertail and has a nearby bay and a balcony.

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

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can offer, a pool is easily the most fun. Take a peek at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Ottertail and spend your days splashing around. Just don't forget your inflatable flamingo:

  • Switch to vacay mode at "Log Cabin With Private Guest House On Pelican Bay", where your highest priority will be hanging out by the pool. Amenities including on-site watersports and a microwave oven help make this escape a guest favorite.
  • Spend leisurely vacation days swimming or simply unwinding beside the water at "Indigo Beach House On West Battle Lake". This vacation rental is another top choice and comes with a separate dining area, a dishwasher and more.

Not sure what the weather is like in Ottertail? It has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 55 ºF to 75 ºF. If you'd like more inspiration on places to stay in this amazing destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to browse through our entire range of Ottertail vacation rentals.

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

It's always more fun to share those memorable moments with the people you care about the most. Whether you're planning a family catch-up or celebrating a special occasion with good friends, we'll have a large vacation rental to suit your needs. These are two of our best in and around Ottertail:

  • Get your nearest and dearest under the same roof at "Single Barrel Ridge Amazing Chalet Lake Home Right On Lake Irene", which has 3 bedrooms that sleep up to 10 guests. This getaway is around 30 miles to the south of Ottertail and comes with amenities such as towels and a TV.
  • Another great choice is "Luxurious Home On Ottertail Lake". This vacation rental is 3 miles west of Ottertail and features a TV, beach sun loungers and more. With 5 bedrooms accommodating up to 15 people, there's no need to leave anyone off your invitation list.

If you're eager to do some sightseeing, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions nearby to add to your to-do list. Character Challenge Course, Nisswa Family Fun Center and Evergreen Gifts & Fun Park are excellent places to start.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Ottertail?

Nothing's more important than family, which is why we'll help you find a place where you can truly connect. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Ottertail and create wonderful new memories with the ones you love:

  • "Log Cabin With Private Guest House On Pelican Bay" - Enjoy quality time with your crew at this getaway, which is around 2 miles southwest of central Ottertail. A nearby laundromat and a dishwasher are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cabin - Otter Tail Lake Life - Channel Access" - Another excellent choice, this vacation rental comes with a separate dining area, a porch and more. You'll find it around 4 miles to the west of Ottertail.

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