Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Fish Creek

The area's theater scene and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Fish Creek. This scenic and welcoming city is known for its seafood restaurants, riverfront and hiking. 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 Fish Creek

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Fish Creek a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Stone's Throw Winery (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Egg Harbor Fun Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Cave Point County Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Whitefish Dunes State Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Potawatomi State Park (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • DeYoung Family Zoo (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fish Creek

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Fish Creek is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fish Creek Public Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Peninsula State Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Egg Harbor Beach (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Sister Bay Beach (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Waterfront Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Kangaroo Lake (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Fish Creek?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it's craving a vacation. Now's the time to pack your bags and escape to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Fish Creek:

  • "Cute Northwoods Cabin" is a favorite with guests. Around 45 miles from Fish Creek, it has 2 bedrooms and plenty of useful amenities, including an iron and ironing board and a separate dining area.
  • "Fall/winter Dates Still Available" is another top-notch choice, offering 3 bedrooms, books, wheelchair accessibility and more. It's around 55 miles from Fish Creek.

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

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Fish Creek?

Whether you want to spend your getaway chasing adventure outdoors or reconnecting with your loved ones, we've got wonderful log cabins where you can do both. Pack your suitcase and check out these retreats in and around Fish Creek:

  • "Great Place Egg Harbor - Log Cabin W": Enjoy a week unwinding at this great cabin surrounded by nature. Once you feel refreshed, enjoy snowmobiling or golf, which are among the best activities in this region.
  • "Waterfront Swedish - Style Log Cabin On Sand Bay": Stay in and enjoy the relaxed vibe or experience some of the thrilling activities nearby, including golf and sailing. Chill or active, the choice is yours.

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

Nothing's better than squeezing in a quick trip to dust away the cobwebs. Pack your overnight bag and take a breather at one of these awesome weekend getaways in and around Fish Creek:

  • Spend a few days at "Wild Cedars - Cana Island - Lake Michigan", which is around 8 miles to the east of central Fish Creek. There's lots of nature and adventure on your doorstep here. Try hiking and biking and snorkeling or just appreciate the sights of Eagle Trailhead and Deer Run Golf Course.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a short and sweet break at "Beautiful Log Home On 5 Quiet Acres With Private Beach". Stay in and put your feet up, or head out and try your hand at some windsurfing and hiking and biking. When you're ready to discover some nearby attractions, visit Ellison Bluff State Natural Area and Sunset Park Beach. This sought-after vacation rental is around 9 miles northeast of Fish Creek.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Fish Creek?

Usually compact, economical and well located, it's easy to fall for the charms of a studio apartment. Escape to one of these options and experience the vibe of Fish Creek up close:

  • Put your bags down and your feet up at "Guest Bedroom At The Quarry House". Amenities including golf and a hair dryer help make guests feel right at home here.
  • Another appealing option is "Spectacular Water View Condo". Make the most of a fitness facility, a sauna and other conveniences during your stay.

There are lots of sights around Fish Creek to put on your must-do list. Satisfy your inner culture vulture by visiting Paine Art Center and Gardens and Thrasher Opera House.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Fish Creek?

Finding a short-term rental in or near Fish Creek won't be a problem if you only have a weekend free. Whether you're searching for an apartment just for you or a house that'll fit a family, you'll find the right place on Vrbo. Here are a handful of our best options:

  • Book a few days at "Door County Waterfront Home With Private Beach" in central Fish Creek. Here, you'll enjoy easy access to top attractions like Larson's Famous Clydesdales.
  • "Retro, Cozy Cottage - Peninsula St. Park" is another excellent option that welcomes short-term guests. Get the most out of your fleeting visit by stopping off at local hot spots, including Little White School House.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Fish Creek?

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a condo, a romantic weekend getaway is a fantastic way to spice up your love life. Whisk your sweetheart off for a couple of days at one of these sought-after escapes in or near Fish Creek:

  • Located around 7 miles from Fish Creek, "Door County Waterfront Home With Private Beach" is a perfect place for starry-eyed couples. A nearby bay and winery tours are just some of the many amenities you'll find here.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few dreamy days together is "Retro, Cozy Cottage - Peninsula St. Park". Around 2 miles from Fish Creek, a fireplace and winery tours add to the atmosphere here.

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

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can offer, a pool is hands down the most fun. Have a look at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Fish Creek and spend your time splashing about. Just don't forget your inflatable swan:

  • Treat your loved ones to a memorable break at "Lake - House With The Best View Of Cana Island And It's Lighthouse You Can Find". There's a lot to love about this escape besides its pool, such as on-site watersports and a DVD player.
  • "Guest Bedroom At The Quarry House" is the type of place you go to escape from it all and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its pool. A garden and coffee and tea making facilities are also on hand to make your stay as comfy as possible.

Don't know how to pack your bags for your Fish Creek escape? This leading destination has a humid continental climate. During summer, you can expect average temperatures of between 60 ºF and 65 ºF. Browse our selection of Fish Creek vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

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

It's always more fun to share wonderful times with the people you love the most. Whether you're organizing a family reunion or catching up with good friends, we'll have a large vacation rental that's right for you. Here are two of our best in and around Fish Creek:

  • Sleeping as many as 18 guests in 7 bedrooms, "Door County Waterfront Home With Private Beach" is the ideal place to hang out with the family. This retreat is 7 miles to the southwest of Fish Creek and has amenities such as a toaster and on-site watersports.
  • "Beautiful Log Home On 5 Quiet Acres With Private Beach" is another popular option. It's about 9 miles to the northeast of Fish Creek, has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 guests. Useful amenities here include a DVD player and nearby birdwatching activities.

If you're hoping to visit some family-friendly attractions around the area, you're spoiled for choice. Menominee Park, Children's Museum of Fond du Lac and Pollock Community Water Park promise lots of fun for all the gang.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Fish Creek?

Cozy up with the kids in a family cabin rental in or near Fish Creek and create some fantastic new memories together. Here are a couple of favorites:

  • "Stunning Door County Cabin In The Woods" - Enjoy good times with your crew at this escape, which is around 6 miles south of the center of Fish Creek. A toaster and childrens activities are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cozy Cabin In The Woods: Between Fish Creek And Ephraim" - This stay is another favorite with families and is around 2 miles northeast of Fish Creek. Offering a toaster, a garden and more, it'll get your group's nod of approval.

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

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Fish Creek?

Enjoy a dip anytime you please when you choose one of our large rental houses with an indoor pool. Pack your swimsuit and consider these homes in or near Fish Creek that feature this premium perk:

  • With 5 bedrooms sleeping up to 14 people, "Sparkling Clean, Ideal Location Includes Use Of Indoor And Outdoor Pools" is the ideal place to hang out with your family or friends. Make use of this getaway's range of amenities, including a sauna and a swimming pool.
  • Another excellent property is "Lawler Guest House - Green - Within Walking Distance Of Everything In Fish Creek". With 5 bedrooms accommodating up to 16 people, you can invite your entire gang to stay, play and swim. A fireplace and a kitchen are other amenities your guests can make use of here.

If you'd like to see even more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Fish Creek vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.