Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Fort Atkinson

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Fort Atkinson. Travelers to this walkable city praise the baseball games, coffeehouses and bird watching. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Fort Atkinson

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Fort Atkinson a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Busy Barns Adventure Farm (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Jefferson Golf Club (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Lake Mills Golf Course (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Cambridge Winery (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Edgerton Towne Country Club (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Hinchley's Dairy Farm (13 mi / 20.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Fort Atkinson

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Fort Atkinson. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whitewater Effigy Mounds Preserve (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Lake Ripley Park Beach (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Aztalan State Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Cam-Rock Park Area (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Korth Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Riverside Park (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)

Transportation to and around Fort Atkinson

The nearest airport is in Madison, WI (MSN-Dane County Regional), located 29.5 mi (47.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County), which is 31.2 mi (50.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Fort Atkinson?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 45 vacation rentals near Fort Atkinson. From 28 Houses to 12 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Fort Atkinson for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Busy Barns Adventure Farm: 63 vacation rentals
  • Fireside Dinner Theatre: 57 vacation rentals
  • Panther Intaglio Effigy Mound: 56 vacation rentals
  • Hoard Historical Museum: 57 vacation rentals
  • Dwight Foster Public Library: 57 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fort Atkinson 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 Fort Atkinson?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 28 Houses in Fort Atkinson. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fort Atkinson include:

  • Bungalows: 12 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 rentals available
  • Cottages: 12 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Fort Atkinson?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Fort Atkinson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.