Discover a selection of 177 vacation rentals in Lake City, 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 swimming pools. Prices start at $108 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Lake City. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Lake City

The lake and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Lake City. This relaxing and romantic city is known for its shopping, restaurants and golfing. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Lake City

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lake City a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maiden Rock Winery & Cidery (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Lake Pepin Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Villa Bellezza (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Welch Village Ski Area (24 mi / 38.6 km)
  • Reads Landing (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Coffee Mill Ski Area (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lake City

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lake City is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Frontenac State Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Lake Pepin (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Barn Bluff Trailhead (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Great Alma Fishing Float (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Buena Vista Park (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
  • Covered Bridge Park (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lake City

Fly into Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl. Airport (MSP), the closest airport, located 55.2 mi (88.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into St. Paul, MN (STP-St. Paul Downtown), which is 51.5 mi (82.8 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Lake City?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now that's a vacation. Now's the time to pack your bags and zip off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Lake City:

  • Around 1 mile from the center of Lake City, you'll love staying at "Spacious Home In Lake City, Mn With "dramatic Views" Of Lake Pepin". It has 4 bedrooms and handy features including an iron and ironing board and lowered locks.
  • Another top choice is "Fantastic Large Home Right On Beautiful Lake Pepin", which is around 0.1 miles from Lake City. Featuring 5 bedrooms, a games room and a washing machine, it has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

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

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

We all deserve an escape from the real world every once in a while. If you're itching to spend a couple of long mornings lingering in your PJs with a coffee and a good book, there's no shortage of fabulous weekend getaways in and near Lake City. These are some of our favorites:

  • "Scenic Home On Golf Course And Ski Resort" is ideal for a weekend of enjoyment and rest. It features a range of amenities, such as winery tours and a barbecue grill, and is located about 13 miles to the southeast of Lake City.
  • Alternatively, throw a few clothes in a suitcase and head off to "Charming Spacious Cottage, Steps From Lake Pepin And Downtown". This top-rated property is about 0.1 miles north of Lake City and offers air conditioning and a smart TV.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Lake City?

Studio apartments may be small in size, but they sure pack a punch when it comes to convenience and location. Unpack your bags and settle into one of these top studio apartments in or near Lake City:

  • After a day filled with urban exploration, kick back and relax at "Lake Pepin - Rustic Bluff - Top Farmhouse W". Nearby museums and nearby birdwatching activities are just some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • Or, use "Quaint Condo On The Mississippi River. Beach" as a base to explore the top attractions around you. This cozy home away from home comes with towels, a hair dryer and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Lake City?

Whether you're looking for a compact apartment just for you or a guesthouse with enough room for the family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Lake City. These properties make a comfortable base for a whirlwind visit:

  • Within easy reach of central Lake City, "Striking Loft Overlooking The Mississippi River" lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not relaxing in your cozy digs, get out and discover all the fun stuff around you.
  • Another excellent option is "Entire House, , Two Blocks From The Lake". Round up your nearest and dearest and enjoy a comfy stay close to the heart of Lake City.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Lake City?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend rendezvous. If you want to spend a couple of evenings away with your honey, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Lake City that will set your heart aflutter:

  • Put on some relaxing tunes and chill together at "Spacious Home In Lake City, Mn With "dramatic Views" Of Lake Pepin". Around 1 mile from Lake City, this property has everything you could want for a romantic weekend getaway, including winery tours and a nearby bay.
  • Another option where you can enjoy a few magical days together is "Fantastic Large Home Right On Beautiful Lake Pepin". Around 0.1 miles from Lake City, a fireplace and a dining table add to the atmosphere here.

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

A pool is often a must-have when deciding where to spend your vacation, especially if you've got kids in tow. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Lake City and spend your days splashing around:

  • Switch to vacay mode at "Entire House, , Two Blocks From The Lake", where your biggest priority will be enjoying the pool. Amenities including a kitchen and free toiletries help make this getaway a favorite with guests.
  • Spend lazy days splashing about or enjoying peaceful moments beside the water at "Beautiful Spacious House With Spectacular Views Of Lake Pepin". This vacation rental is another sought-after option and comes with towels, a nearby laundromat and more.

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

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

You love your family of course, but that doesn't mean you have to cram together like sardines on your getaway. Take no chances and go for a large family vacation rental in or around Lake City where you can stretch out and relax:

  • Located approximately 1 mile northwest of Lake City, "Spacious Home In Lake City, Mn With "dramatic Views" Of Lake Pepin" can fit up to 12 guests over 4 bedrooms. As well as lots of space to sprawl out, amenities include free toiletries and childrens activities.
  • Another lovely family escape is "Fantastic Large Home Right On Beautiful Lake Pepin". Around 0.1 miles north of Lake City, it features 5 bedrooms, room for up to 16 guests, a dishwasher and a kitchen island.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Lake City?

It's easy to book a wonderful getaway with Vrbo. Whether you prefer a cozy cabin or a modern apartment, we've got lots of two-bedroom options in or near Lake City: Here are a few of our top choices:

  • "Charming Spacious Cottage, Steps From Lake Pepin And Downtown" is a fantastic choice for smaller groups. In addition to two bedrooms, this relaxing stay offers handy amenities like a kitchen and a lake view.
  • Another highly recommended option is "Entire House, , Two Blocks From The Lake". With useful amenities such as a garden and a kitchen, it'll be plain sailing making yourselves at home here. Choose your rooms, unpack your suitcases and let the good times roll!