Destination guide

Rustic West Salem will entice you

Enjoy the festivals and other features of West Salem. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and horseback riding. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in West Salem

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that West Salem has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Riverside Amusement Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Mount La Crosse Ski Area (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Snowflake Ski & Golf Club (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Branches Winery (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Trempealeau Moutain Golf Club (19.7 mi / 31.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in West Salem

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, West Salem is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Grandad Bluff Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Myrick Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Riverside Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Pettibone Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Norskedalen Nature and Heritage Center (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Goose Island County Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around West Salem

The nearest airport is in La Crosse, WI (LSE-La Crosse Municipal), located 8.9 mi (14.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around West Salem, WI?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 26 vacation rentals near West Salem. From 14 house rentals to 2 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near West Salem for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to West Salem?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in West Salem. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Marie W. Heider Center for the Arts: 43 vacation rentals
  • Hamlin Garland House: 46 vacation rentals
  • La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway: 45 vacation rentals
  • La Crosse Center: 40 vacation rentals
  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse: 40 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Salem listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in West Salem?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 14 Houses in West Salem. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in West Salem include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in West Salem?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 21 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in West Salem. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.