Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Grafton is ready to explore

The lake and forests create a pretty picture of Grafton. Renowned for its hiking, restaurants and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Grafton

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Grafton a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cedar Creek Winery (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Port Washington Ghost Walk (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Possibility Playground (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Walter Schroeder Aquatic Center (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Ray's MTB Indoor Mountain Bike Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Washington County Fair Grounds (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Grafton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Grafton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lynden Sculpture Garden (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Schlitz Audubon Nature Center (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Harrington Beach State Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • West Bend Labyrinth Garden (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Regner Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Atwater Park & Beach (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Grafton

The nearest airport is in Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County), located 25.5 mi (41 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.), which is 26.4 mi (42.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Grafton?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 23 vacation rentals near Grafton. From 14 Houses to 3 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Grafton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Grafton?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Grafton:

  • Lower East Side: 107 vacation rentals
  • Historic Third Ward: 24 vacation rentals
  • Westown: 52 vacation rentals
  • East Town: 107 vacation rentals
  • Upper East Side: 15 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Miller Park: 259 vacation rentals
  • Wisconsin Center: 247 vacation rentals
  • Lakefront Brewery: 242 vacation rentals
  • Bradford Beach: 234 vacation rentals
  • 1860 Light Station and Museum: 66 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14 Houses in Grafton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Grafton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Grafton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Grafton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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