Destination guide

The lively city of Northwest Wisconsin awaits you

Enjoy the live music and other features of Northwest Wisconsin. This city's lake, university setting and waterfalls draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Northwest Wisconsin

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Northwest Wisconsin a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Turtleback Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Spooner Golf Club (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Rolling Oaks Golf Course (18.4 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Wilderness Walk Zoo and Recreation Park (25.8 mi / 41.5 km)
  • Lumberjack Bowl (27.8 mi / 44.8 km)
  • Hayward Golf Club (28.5 mi / 45.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the waterfalls and other natural features in Northwest Wisconsin

Travelers enjoy Northwest Wisconsin for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Northwest Wisconsin is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rice Lake City Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Shudlick Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Cedar Side Walking Trail (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Trego Lake (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
  • Wilderness Walk Zoo and Recreation Park (25.8 mi / 41.5 km)
  • Memorial Park (28.4 mi / 45.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Northwest Wisconsin

Fly into Eau Claire, WI (EAU-Chippewa Valley Regional), the closest airport, located 52.9 mi (85.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Northwest Wisconsin?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,233 vacation rentals near Northwest Wisconsin. From 485 Cabins to 498 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Northwest Wisconsin for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Northwest Wisconsin?

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

  • Michigan: 10,589 vacation rentals
  • Minnesota: 3,525 vacation rentals
  • Cottage Grove: 104 vacation rentals
  • Duluth: 133 vacation rentals
  • Hayward: 334 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Northwest 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 Northwest 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 Northwest Wisconsin:

  • Cottage Grove: 104 rentals
  • Duluth: 133 rentals
  • Hayward: 334 rentals
  • Minocqua: 252 rentals
  • Two Harbors: 76 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 Northwest 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 Northwest Wisconsin are:

  • Hayward, WI (HYR-Sawyer County): 265 vacation rentals
  • Duluth, MN (SUW-Richard I. Bong): 77 vacation rentals
  • Lakeland Airport (ARV): 473 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 Northwest Wisconsin?

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

  • Lake of the Torches Casino: 312 rentals
  • Gooseberry Falls State Park: 45 rentals
  • Giants Ridge Golf and Ski Resort: 42 rentals
  • Lake Superior Zoo: 81 rentals
  • Split Rock Lighthouse State Park: 45 rentals

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

Explore destinations around Northwest Wisconsin

Cottage Grove
104 vacation rentals
Duluth
133 vacation rentals
Hayward
334 vacation rentals
Minocqua
252 vacation rentals
Two Harbors
76 vacation rentals
Bayfield
145 vacation rentals
Stillwater
135 vacation rentals
St Paul
758 vacation rentals
Tomahawk
59 vacation rentals
Manitowish Waters
230 vacation rentals
Lake City
88 vacation rentals
Eau Claire
27 vacation rentals
Red Wing
104 vacation rentals
Birchwood
148 vacation rentals
Boulder Junction
489 vacation rentals
Phillips
37 vacation rentals
Chetek
40 vacation rentals
Balsam Lake
51 vacation rentals
Hudson
116 vacation rentals
Cable
328 vacation rentals