Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Appleton getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Appleton with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Local cultural sights include Hearthstone Historic House Museum and Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Appleton

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Appleton a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Building for Kids Children's Museum (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Reid Municipal Golf Course (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Barlow Planetarium (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Chaska Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Hickory Hills Country Club (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Pollock Community Water Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Appleton

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Appleton is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gardens of the Fox Cities (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Pierce Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Erb Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Telulah Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Appleton Memorial Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Gordon Bubolz Nature Preserve (4 mi / 6.5 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Appleton

Fly into Appleton, WI (ATW-Appleton Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.1 mi (8.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Green Bay, WI (GRB-Austin Straubel Intl.), which is 21.1 mi (33.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Lake Winnebago?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 214 vacation rentals near Lake Winnebago. From 187 Houses to 12 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lake Winnebago for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake Winnebago?

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

  • Green Bay: 111 vacation rentals
  • Northern Wisconsin: 3,089 vacation rentals
  • Elkhart Lake: 93 vacation rentals
  • Oshkosh: 211 vacation rentals
  • Appleton: 75 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Lake Winnebago! 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 Lake Winnebago?

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 Lake Winnebago:

  • Green Bay: 111 rentals
  • Elkhart Lake: 93 rentals
  • Oshkosh: 211 rentals
  • Appleton: 75 rentals
  • Fond du Lac: 51 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 Lake Winnebago?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Lake Winnebago are:

  • Wittman Regional Airport (OSH): 192 vacation rentals
  • Fond du Lac, WI (FLD-Fond du Lac County): 105 vacation rentals
  • Appleton Airport (ATW): 160 vacation rentals

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