Destination guide

The trendy city of Carlton awaits you

Experience the unique character of Carlton with a stay in a vacation home rental. Well known for its skiing, sporting events and casino gaming, this trendy city won't disappoint. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Carlton

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Carlton a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spirit Mountain (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Lake Superior Zoo (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Echo Valley MotoCross Track (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Moose Lake Golf Club (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
  • Bayfront Festival Park (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • North Shore Scenic Railroad (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Carlton

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Carlton. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pinehurst Park (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Jay Cooke State Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Moose Lake State Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Pattison State Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Bayfront Festival Park (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • Canal Park (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Carlton

The nearest airport is in Duluth, MN (DLH-Duluth Intl.), located 20.9 mi (33.6 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Carlton?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 13 vacation rentals near Carlton. From 8 Houses to 3 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Carlton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Carlton?

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

  • Black Bear Casino: 26 vacation rentals
  • Jay Cooke State Park: 66 vacation rentals
  • Jay Cooke State Park: 68 vacation rentals
  • Lake Superior Zoo: 80 vacation rentals
  • Park Point Beach: 91 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Carlton listed on HomeAway 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 Carlton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 8 Houses in Carlton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Carlton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 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 Carlton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 13 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Carlton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.