Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Hennepin 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 WiFi. Prices start at $56 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Hennepin County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Hennepin County getaway

Experience the unique character of Hennepin County with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. Mall of America and U.S. Bank Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees. 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

Activities and attractions in Hennepin County

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Hennepin County a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nickelodeon Universe (8.5 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Como Park Zoo and Conservatory (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Great Wolf Lodge Water Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Venetian Indoor Waterpark (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Cascade Bay Waterpark (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Hennepin County

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hennepin County is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Saint Anthony Falls (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Loring Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Lake Calhoun (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Lake Harriet (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Lake Nokomis (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Minnehaha Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Hennepin County

The nearest airport is in Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl. Airport (MSP), located 7 mi (11.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Minneapolis, MN (FCM-Flying Cloud), which is 13.7 mi (22.1 km) away.

It's easy to get around Hennepin County by jumping on the metro at Government Plaza Station, Nicollet Mall Station or Metrodome Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in Hennepin County?

Whether you're planning your next great adventure with friends or a romantic escape with your darling, one of these top vacation rentals in Hennepin County is sure to attract you:

  • "Peaceful Urban Retreat In Linden Hills": This Linden Hills property offers 4 bedrooms and is highly rated among guests. Conveniences such as a nearby zoo and off-street parking options are on hand to make your stay a comfy one.
  • "Enjoy A Getaway At This Quaint Lake Minnetonka Cabin For Two": Stay a few nights or more at this escape in Spring Park and make use of a microwave oven, a firepit and more. It has 2 bedrooms to accommodate your favorite people.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Hennepin County?

You need only step inside one of Vrbo's tiny house vacation rentals in Hennepin County to figure out that great things really do come in little packages. Sensibly designed to make use of every square inch of space, these fun-sized digs promise a big vacation experience:

  • Get ready for a simpler way of life at "Unique Tiny Home With Shared In". Amenities at this gem in Bay City include coffee and tea making facilities and air conditioning.
  • Alternatively, book a couple of nights at "Studio Tiny Home With Shared In". Situated in Bay City, this little abode comes with free WiFi and cookware, dishware and utensils.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Hennepin County?

Sometimes, you just need to get away from the hustle and bustle of the modern world. That's where Vrbo comes in. We've got an excellent range of log cabin rentals in and around Hennepin County where you can commune with nature. These are just the start:

  • "Authentic Log Cabin: The Den" has all you need for a relaxing getaway, including off-street parking options and pet-friendly services. Once you've settled in, get out and about and soak up the picturesque scenery.
  • Take a few pals along or get comfy with your love at "Modern Log Cabin With Rec Room, Steps To Lake". A stovetop and an oven are just some of the many amenities included at this charming escape.

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

While long vacations are epic, there's something refreshing about heading off on a whirlwind weekend getaway. These rentals in Hennepin County are perfect for just that:

  • "5 Stars Mpls - St Paul'sthe Cottagelake Nokomisminnehaha Fallsst Paulmoa" - This property in Nokomis offers amenities designed to make your visit a comfortable one, such as a barbecue grill and heating. Its terrific location also makes it a good base to get out and do some sightseeing.
  • "Minnestay Uptown Urban Living Restaurants Downtown Access Close To Lakes" - This is another great place where you can relax and enjoy a mini break. Make the most of a microwave oven, shopping and more during your short and sweet stay at this Nokomis property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Hennepin County?

If you're looking for something a bit more personal than the usual hotel room, you'll love our studio apartments in Hennepin County. Cook in your kitchen, read a book on the lounge and feel right at home. Take a peek at some of our cute and cozy cribs:

  • Settle in and get comfortable at "5 Stars Mpls - St Paul'sthe Cottagelake Nokomisminnehaha Fallsst Paulmoa", located in Nokomis. There are loads of amenities at your fingertips here, including a nearby casino and a porch.
  • With the comforts of home and promising more privacy than a big hotel, "Charming Bead - Board Cottage In Historic Excelsior On Lake Minnetonka" is another tempting option. It's located in Excelsior and comes with a nearby zoo and a nearby beach.

Can I find short term rentals in Hennepin County?

Hennepin County has short-term rentals to suit all tastes and budgets. Take a quick break in a cozy cabin, a deluxe condo or whatever else floats your boat. Here are two popular options to consider:

  • Stay close to central Nokomis and spend your days exploring the sights from "5 Stars Mpls - St Paul'sthe Cottagelake Nokomisminnehaha Fallsst Paulmoa". Along with its great location, this escape has everything you need to make your getaway comfortable.
  • "Minnestay Uptown Urban Living Restaurants Downtown Access Close To Lakes" also rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. Spend a couple of relaxing days at this vacation rental in Kingfield and discover why it's so popular with many visitors.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Hennepin County?

If you really want to surprise your special someone, take them somewhere special! Organize a romantic weekend getaway in Hennepin County at one of these hideaways and fall in love all over again:

  • Unleash your inner Casanova at "Peaceful Urban Retreat In Linden Hills". This Linden Hills rental is made for romance, offering amenities like a fireplace and beauty services to help set the mood.
  • Alternatively, spend a few days popping Champagne and canoodling at "Enjoy A Getaway At This Quaint Lake Minnetonka Cabin For Two". Skiing facilities and a sauna add to the idyllic ambiance of this property in Spring Park.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Hennepin County?

When it comes to who you go on vacation with, the more people the merrier. If you're in search of a property with ample space to fit your nearest and dearest, one of these large group vacation rentals in Hennepin County will tick your boxes:

  • "Richfield Charmer - Free Wifi And Close To Msp And Mall Of America": This popular vacation rental is a terrific choice for large groups planning a visit to Richfield. It has 5 bedrooms and conveniences that include a water park and a garden.
  • "Luxury 6000 Sq Ft Rental": Located in Hopkins, this spacious stay has 6 bedrooms and is another popular pick for a fun family break. There's a whole lot to keep guests comfortable and content, such as a kitchen and a fireplace.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Hennepin County?

There's a good selection of houses with a pool in Hennepin County, so pull on your swimsuit and get set to spend your days having fun in the water. Here are a couple of favorites guaranteed to entice you:

  • Spend your break at "Scandinavian Simplicity House With Double Sided Fireplace", where the first thing on your list should be dipping a toe in the pool. This retreat is located in Minneapolis - St. Paul and offers a range of family-friendly amenities, including coffee and tea making facilities and a dining table.
  • Leap out of bed and go for an early morning dip at "Large Stunning Architecture House In The Best Neighborhood By The Chain Of Lakes" in Southwest Minneapolis. Childrens activities and a kitchen are just two of the many amenities at this exceptional option.

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

Maybe you're planning a getaway to celebrate an event, or reuniting with loved ones you haven't seen for months. Whatever the reason, you're going to need plenty of space. One of these large family vacation rentals in Hennepin County could be just the ticket:

  • "Peaceful Urban Retreat In Linden Hills" in Linden Hills will make your family trip one you'll never forget. It has 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 10 guests and a range of amenities, including a stair gate and free toiletries.
  • Alternatively, treat the gang to a break at "Lake Nokomis Gem - Free Wifi And Close To Msp And Mall Of America". This Nokomis property has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 10 guests. Make use of cable/satellite TV services and a dishwasher while you're here.

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