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Book a vacation rental for your Brodhead getaway

Experience the unique character of Brodhead with a stay in a vacation home rental. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. 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 Brodhead

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Brodhead a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Legend at Bergamont (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Edgerton Towne Country Club (22 mi / 35.4 km)
  • Sugar River Raceway (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Roth Kase Cheese Factory (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Swissland Miniature Golf (18.7 mi / 30 km)
  • Maple Leaf Cheese and Chocolate Haus (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Brodhead

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Brodhead is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rotary Botanical Gardens (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Pearl Lake (20.2 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Beckman Mill County Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • New Glarus Woods State Park (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Traxler Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Riverside Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Brodhead

The nearest airport is in Dane County Regional Airport (MSN), located 35.8 mi (57.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Rockford, IL (RFD-Greater Rockford), which is 32.1 mi (51.7 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Brodhead?

Whatever you're looking for in a getaway, you'll find a rental in or around Brodhead that's a match made in heaven. Here are some of our faves:

  • Around 25 miles from the center of Brodhead, it's hard to beat "Peaceful Country Estate With Pond". It has 4 bedrooms and a range of conveniences like a water view and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • "A Home Away From Home In The Quaint Village Of New Glarus" is another top-notch choice, offering 4 bedrooms, a fridge, off-street parking options and more. It's around 20 miles from Brodhead.

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

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

Get far away from the busyness of everyday life at one of our weekend getaways in or near Brodhead. Whether you want to hang out with buddies or spend quality time with your love, there'll be something to suit your needs. Here are a few places we think you'll love:

  • "Rustic, Magical, Log Home In Sw. Wi. . . . Trout Stream" is ideal for a few days of R&R. It offers convenient amenities, such as high-speed internet services and beach towels, and is located about 25 miles to the northwest of Brodhead.
  • Or, pack a few clothes into your bag and enjoy a mini break at "Nestled Amid The Rolling Hills And Peaceful Tranquility Of The Countryside". This sought-after property is around 25 miles northwest of Brodhead and comes with an iron and ironing board and a fridge.

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

Yes, you can! If you want a simple yet stylish stay, you can't top a studio apartment. These compact properties exude charm and are often conveniently found in the center of town. We recommend the following options in or near Brodhead:

  • One of our favorite properties is "Beautiful New Glarus, Wi Apartment". Lock in a few nights or more at this popular abode and you'll have access to towels and a beach.
  • Another cool property is "Jaggi Swiss Gasthaus". Don't be fooled by its compact size — this comfy apartment is loaded with convenient amenities like a fridge, a microwave oven and much more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Brodhead?

From affordable studio apartments to large vacation rentals, Vrbo has your whirlwind escape sorted. Here are some of our top picks in and around Brodhead:

  • For an awesome weekend away, settle in at "The Dairy At The Wegmueller Farm". It's near the center of Brodhead, along with lots of things to put on your itinerary.
  • "Beautiful New Glarus, Wi Apartment" is also well located. Settle in here and discover why guests rate this property highly.

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

Whether spent in a cabin, an apartment or a lodge, a romantic weekend getaway is a wonderful way to add some zing to your relationship. Whisk your sweetheart away for a couple of days at one of these escapes in or near Brodhead:

  • Sneak away on Friday for a couple of passionate nights at "Peaceful Country Estate With Pond". Approximately 25 miles from Brodhead, this place comes with lots of nice touches, including a fireplace and winery tours.
  • "A Home Away From Home In The Quaint Village Of New Glarus" is another retreat that'll woo you. It's about 20 miles from Brodhead and has winery tours and outdoor furniture.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Brodhead?

Vacation with others and multiply the fun. Whether you're organizing an epic escape with pals or a big family get-together, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and around Brodhead:

  • A range of amenities including a garden and a kitchen make "A Home Away From Home In The Quaint Village Of New Glarus" a top pick. This property has 4 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 guests. From the heart of Brodhead, it's around 20 miles away to the northwest.
  • Nothing is more important than hanging out with loved ones, and "Nestled Amid The Rolling Hills And Peaceful Tranquility Of The Countryside" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 25 miles to the northwest of Brodhead, as many as 14 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 4 bedrooms. A garden and a firepit are among the numerous amenities at hand here.

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

Nothing says fun like a pool. Grab your unicorn floatie and browse these houses in or near Brodhead that come with this must-have amenity:

  • Round up your crew and enjoy an unforgettable break at "3 Bedroom, 2 Bath House, Large Yard". There's plenty to love about this getaway apart from its pool, such as childrens activities and a dishwasher.
  • Alternatively, unpack your suitcase at "50 Acres, On A Prairie, Tiny Trout Stream In The Valley House". In addition to its inviting pool, make use of nearby birdwatching activities and a nearby laundromat.

Brodhead has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 60 ºF to 75 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summertime to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Brodhead vacation rental and plan your escape for any time of year.

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

Whether you're traveling with a small group or you're taking your cousins, parents and great aunt along, family vacations spell fun. These large rentals in and around Brodhead have room for everybody — along with everything you need to keep them all happy:

  • With 4 bedrooms that sleep as many as 8 guests, "Peaceful Country Estate With Pond" gives you space to reconnect with the fam. It's around 25 miles northwest of Brodhead and comes with amenities designed to keep groups comfortable, such as a DVD player and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • "A Home Away From Home In The Quaint Village Of New Glarus", around 20 miles to the northwest of central Brodhead, is also perfect for family getaways. As many as 12 of your nearest and dearest can fit into this spacious rental which offers 4 bedrooms, a porch, childrens activities and more.

When you're ready to go sightseeing, there are loads of family-friendly attractions in the area to stick on your itinerary. Swissland Miniature Golf is a good place to kick things off.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Brodhead?

Chocolate, marshmallows, cookies and a campfire are the four things you need to make a mouthwatering snack and epic vacation memories. If you like the sound of sitting around a fire pit devouring s'mores, check out these rentals in or around Brodhead:

  • "Peaceful Country Estate With Pond" features a kitchen, a firepit, and of course, a fire pit. Sing a few songs, tell spooky stories or have a good old chinwag with loved ones at this top retreat.
  • Light up a blaze and then enjoy the relaxed ambiance at "A Home Away From Home In The Quaint Village Of New Glarus". This cozy abode also comes with a garden and a firepit.