Destination guide

Friendly Kenosha will entice you

The area's museums and festivals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Kenosha. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the lake, restaurants and shopping. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Kenosha

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Kenosha a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags Great America (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Alpaca Art (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Jelly Belly Center (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • America's Action Territory Family Fun Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Apple Holler (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Skydive Midwest (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kenosha

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kenosha is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hawthorn Hollow Nature (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Petrifying Springs Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Sanders Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Stewart-McBride Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Smolenski Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Horlick Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Kenosha

The nearest airport is in Kenosha, WI (ENW-Kenosha Regional), located 3.2 mi (5.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.), which is 24.7 mi (39.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Kenosha Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Kenosha, WI?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 351 vacation rentals around Kenosha. From 215 house rentals to 61 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a lake-view property in Kenosha?

If you've been yearning for a peaceful pause, it’s time to spend some time lakeside. You'll feel like you're at summer camp — no singing Kumbaya required. Vrbo has 92 rental properties near lakes ready to be booked. Open to more ideas? Vrbo has stacks more options to take a look at, including:

  • 90 lakefront vacation rentals.
  • 69 shore-front vacation rentals.
  • 59 water-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Kenosha?

Our house vacation rentals are real accommodations for real travelers. Providing tons of space to spread out, they're perfect if you want to live like a local. There are 209 houses available on Vrbo. Prices begin at $59 per night. Or perhaps you'd prefer one of the area's other rental types, such as:

  • Condo: 46 vacation homes. Prices start from $60 per night.
  • Hotel: 43 vacation homes. Prices start from $49 per night.
  • Cottage: 15 vacation homes. Prices start from $144 per night.

Can I stay in Kenosha in a large group?

It can be tough finding the time to relax with friends and family members. A vacation is a perfect opportunity to come together. If you were planning to kick back together, Vrbo has places for you. House vacation homes are the favored choice for large groups, with 28 featured here. In the area, the rental properties that are suitable for larger sized groups include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we have 79 vacation homes appropriate for that size. Spend a night for as little as $88.
  • After somewhere for 8 guests? We have 45 that will work well. The starting price is $76 per night.
  • Seeking rental properties suitable for 12 people? You'll be happy to discover we have 39 that will fit the bill. You can score one for as little as $142 per night.

So don't fear! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your aunt, your cousins and all your pals to Kenosha.