Destination guide

Head to the captivating city of Eau Claire

The area's entertainment and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Eau Claire. This city's university setting, riverfront and shopping draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Eau Claire

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Eau Claire a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Hallie Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Ojibwa Golf Course (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Viking Golf Course (18.4 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Lions Park (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
  • Chippewa Valley Golf Club (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Red Cedar Speedway (20.7 mi / 33.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Eau Claire

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Eau Claire is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Carson Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Florian Gardens (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Riverfront Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Irvine Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Lake Wissota State Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Hoffman Hills State Recreation Area (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Eau Claire

Fly into Eau Claire, WI (EAU-Chippewa Valley Regional), the closest airport, located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Eau Claire?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 29 vacation rentals near Eau Claire. From 9 Cabins to 17 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Eau Claire for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire: 27 vacation rentals
  • Action City: 27 vacation rentals
  • Chippewa Valley Museum: 27 vacation rentals
  • Chaos Waterpark: 27 vacation rentals
  • Schlegelmilch-McDaniel House: 27 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Eau Claire 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 Eau Claire?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Cabins in Eau Claire. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Eau Claire include:

  • Houses: 17 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Eau Claire?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 25 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Eau Claire. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.