Destination guide

Find a quality cabin accommodation in Wisconsin

Cabins in Wisconsin near the Dells give you the best the state has to offer. With coastlines on two of the Great Lakes and acres of forests and farms, Wisconsin offers a quiet retreat for families and couples. Wisconsin Dells is known as the "Waterpark Capital of the World" and boasts a large concentration of indoor and outdoor water parks for the kids, as well as dining and nightlife for adults.

Things to do

Attractions near Wisconsin vacation homes

Milwaukee has a number of unique museums. The Harley-Davidson Museum is fun for bikers, or anyone who appreciates a cool machine, with motorbikes from across the different eras. This modern museum has interactive exhibits, and shiny bikes where you can sit and take a selfie. Chudnow Museum of Yesteryear is housed in a historic home, with every inch taken up by collectibles and historic artifacts. Make your way through the house and discover rooms that have been turned into an old-fashioned pharmacy, doctor's surgery and grocery store, letting you step back in time.


Things to do near Wisconsin vacation rentals

Wisconsin is set on a long stretch of the Lake Michigan shore. The Door County peninsula is covered in dense forest, with a rocky coastline where you'll find hidden sandy beaches. It's a popular spot for Wisconsin vacation rentals, with state parks where deer roam freely, and clear waters for swimming and boating. Kohler-Andrae State Park is a peaceful place to hike through forests and wetlands, spotting rare birds, before enjoying the sandy beach, surrounded by soft dunes and colorful wildflowers.


Local weather for your stay in Wisconsin vacation homes

Wisconsin has 4 distinct seasons, with warm summers and freezing winters. In the summer, temperatures can hit the high-70s, but there are often short showers and thunderstorms. Spring and fall see mild temperatures, although the weather can be unpredictable and drop suddenly. Winters soon fall below freezing, especially close to Lake Michigan, so there's a threat of snow between November and March. This is good news for skiers, with plenty of snow on the slopes during the spring.

Natural features

Lakefront views and ski areas in Wisconsin

Wisconsin is known for its long lakefront areas, and, to the north, it borders on Lake Superior. You'll find waterside Wisconsin vacation rentals, ideal for a family break. You can take a boat to explore the uninhabited Apostle Islands, which have sea caves formed in volcanic rocks, and islands full of rare nesting birds. Wisconsin has dozens of ski areas, and Wilmot Mountain is a favorite with locals. With 23 runs and 2 terrain parks, this busy ski area has views across the Wisconsin mountains and forest and runs along the Fox River which is popular for boating.

Food and drink

Culinary culture in Wisconsin

Known as “America’s Dairyland,” Wisconsin is home to many artisan cheesemakers, dairy farms, and frozen custard producers. Colby cheese was first created in Wisconsin, and the state also played a role in Blue Marble Jack cheese, Limburger cheese, and Brick cheese. Friday Night Fish Fry traditions are popular in Wisconsin, particularly beer-battered walleye or perch. Whether you choose to try out artisan cheese or enjoy hearty Midwestern cuisine, you’ll find a range of culinary options near your vacation rental.

Family friendly

Kid-friendly fun near Wisconsin vacation homes

Wisconsin is filled with unique attractions for children of all ages. Vacation rentals are available near places like Kalahari Resorts Dells, a safari-themed resort with a water park, theme park, cinema, and bowling alley, and Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, a recreational park with islands, sandstone caves, and historic lighthouses. Kids will also enjoy the Milwaukee County Zoo, a wildlife park with animal exhibits, pony rides, a carousel, and a sea lion show.

How many vacation rentals are available around Wisconsin, US?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 5,770 vacation rentals around Wisconsin. From 1,503 cabin rentals to 2,692 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Wisconsin?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Wisconsin. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Wisconsin Dells: 626 vacation rentals
  • Eagle River: 641 vacation rentals
  • Hayward: 347 vacation rentals
  • Sturgeon Bay: 141 vacation rentals
  • Saint Germain: 431 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Wisconsin! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Wisconsin?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Wisconsin:

  • Wisconsin Dells: 626 rentals
  • Eagle River: 641 rentals
  • Hayward: 347 rentals
  • Sturgeon Bay: 141 rentals
  • Saint Germain: 431 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Wisconsin?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Wisconsin are:

  • Hayward, WI (HYR-Sawyer County): 278 vacation rentals
  • Fond du Lac, WI (FLD-Fond du Lac County): 143 vacation rentals
  • Duluth, MN (SUW-Richard I. Bong): 79 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Wisconsin?

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

  • Lake of the Torches Casino: 363 rentals
  • Devil's Lake State Park: 584 rentals
  • Whistling Straits Golf Course: 173 rentals
  • Tyrol Basin Ski & Snowboard Area: 93 rentals
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison: 131 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wisconsin listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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