Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Baraboo is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's entertainment, museums and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Baraboo. This city's zoo, casino gaming and wildlife draw many visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Baraboo

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Baraboo a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ochsner Zoo (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Devil's Head Ski Resort (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Knuckleheads Bowling and Family Entertainment Center (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Canyon Creek Riding Stables (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Noah's Ark Waterpark (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Big Chief Go Karts (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Baraboo

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Baraboo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Devil's Lake State Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Pewit's Nest Gorge (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Devils Lake (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Parfrey's Glen State Natural Area (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Mirror Lake State Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Dr. Evermor's Forevertron (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Baraboo

Fly into Madison, WI (MSN-Dane County Regional), the closest airport, located 30.5 mi (49.1 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Baraboo?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 545 vacation rentals near Baraboo. From 70 Cabins to 151 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Baraboo for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Devil's Lake State Park: 532 vacation rentals
  • Mirror Lake State Park: 556 vacation rentals
  • Wisconsin Dells Wisconsin Opry: 514 vacation rentals
  • Kalahari Indoor Waterpark: 557 vacation rentals
  • Ho-Chunk Casino: 547 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 70 Cabins in Baraboo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Baraboo include:

  • Houses: 151 rentals available
  • Resorts: 49 rentals available
  • Cottages: 70 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 pool in Baraboo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 362 vacation rentals with pool available in Baraboo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.