Destination guide

The natural setting of Monticello is ready to explore

The wildlife and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Monticello. Renowned for its bird watching, restaurants and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Monticello

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Monticello a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monticello Country Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Cedar Creek Golf Course (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Pebble Creek Country Club (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Wild Marsh Golf Club (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Buffalo Rock Winery (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Whispering Pines Golf Course (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Monticello

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Monticello is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Maria State Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Warner Lake Park (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Riverside Park (23.6 mi / 38 km)
  • Munsinger Clemens Gardens (23.9 mi / 38.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Monticello

The nearest airport is in St. Cloud, MN (STC-St. Cloud Regional), located 21.2 mi (34.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.), which is 40.8 mi (65.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Monticello?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 16 vacation rentals near Monticello. From 9 Houses to 6 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Monticello for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Warner Lake Park: 67 vacation rentals
  • Whispering Pines Golf Course: 74 vacation rentals
  • Monticello Country Club: 72 vacation rentals
  • Lake Maria State Park: 76 vacation rentals
  • Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge: 20 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Houses in Monticello. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Monticello include:

  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 6 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 12 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Monticello. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.