Destination guide

Head to the cozy city of Elkhart Lake

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Elkhart Lake. This relaxing city is known for its cafés, bars and spas. 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 Elkhart Lake

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Elkhart Lake has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Road America (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Sheboygan County Fairgrounds (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Evergreen Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Whistling Straits Golf Course (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Chilton Speedway (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • The Bull at Pinehurst Farms Golf Course (14 mi / 22.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Elkhart Lake

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Elkhart Lake is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ledge View Nature Center (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Old Plank Road Trail Head (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Kettle Moraine State Forest (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Lakeside Park (22.1 mi / 35.5 km)
  • Lake Winnebago (22.7 mi / 36.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Elkhart Lake

The nearest airport is in Fond du Lac, WI (FLD-Fond du Lac County), located 24.4 mi (39.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Appleton, WI (ATW-Appleton Intl.), which is 37.2 mi (59.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Elkhart Lake?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 137 vacation rentals near Elkhart Lake. From 65 Houses to 13 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Elkhart Lake for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lake Winnebago: 285 vacation rentals
  • Whistling Straits Golf Course: 163 vacation rentals
  • Blackwolf Run: 159 vacation rentals
  • Sheboygan County Historical Museum: 157 vacation rentals
  • John Michael Kohler Arts Center: 154 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Elkhart Lake 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 Elkhart Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 65 Houses in Elkhart Lake. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Elkhart Lake include:

  • Cabins: 13 rentals available
  • Cottages: 13 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 12 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 pool in Elkhart Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Elkhart Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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