Destination guide

The riverside setting of Park Rapids is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's theater scene, entertainment and opera and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Park Rapids. Renowned for its biking, parks and riverfront, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Park Rapids

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Park Rapids a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skoe Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Headwaters Golf Club (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Tianna Country Club (24.7 mi / 39.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Park Rapids

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

  • Red Bridge Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Skoe Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Paul Bunyan State Forest (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
  • Itasca State Park (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Mississippi Headwaters (22.9 mi / 36.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Park Rapids

Fly into Bemidji, MN (BJI-Bemidji Regional), the closest airport, located 40.9 mi (65.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Park Rapids?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 119 vacation rentals near Park Rapids. From 59 Cabins to 50 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Park Rapids for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Itasca State Park: 78 vacation rentals
  • Mississippi Headwaters: 40 vacation rentals
  • Skoe Park: 112 vacation rentals
  • Hubbard County Historical Museum: 112 vacation rentals
  • Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center: 72 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Park Rapids 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 Cabins in Park Rapids?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 59 Cabins in Park Rapids. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Park Rapids include:

  • Houses: 50 rentals available
  • Cottages: 59 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 59 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Park Rapids?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Park Rapids. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.