Destination guide

Friendly Kenosha will entice you

The area's museums and festivals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Kenosha. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the lake, restaurants and shopping. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Kenosha

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Kenosha a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags Great America (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Alpaca Art (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Jelly Belly Center (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • America's Action Territory Family Fun Park (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Apple Holler (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Skydive Midwest (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kenosha

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

  • Hawthorn Hollow Nature (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Petrifying Springs Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Sanders Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Stewart-McBride Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Smolenski Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Horlick Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Kenosha

The nearest airport is in Kenosha, WI (ENW-Kenosha Regional), located 3.2 mi (5.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.), which is 24.7 mi (39.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Kenosha Station.

Where to stay around Kenosha?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 322 vacation rentals near Kenosha. From 205 Houses to 35 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kenosha for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • America's Action Territory Family Fun Park: 152 vacation rentals
  • Tarble Athletic and Recreation Center: 66 vacation rentals
  • Carthage College: 66 vacation rentals
  • Kenosha Station: 79 vacation rentals
  • Anderson Arts Center: 78 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kenosha 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 Kenosha?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 205 Houses in Kenosha. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kenosha include:

  • Cottages: 35 rentals available
  • Cabins: 35 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 52 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 Kenosha?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 64 vacation rentals with pool available in Kenosha. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.