Destination guide

The lively city of Janesville awaits you

The area's festivals and live music are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Janesville. This welcoming city allures visitors with its restaurants and shopping. 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 and attractions in Janesville

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Janesville a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Edgerton Towne Country Club (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Staller Estate Winery (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Decatur Lake Golf Course (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
  • Busy Barns Adventure Farm (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Sugar River Raceway (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Apple Barn Orchard and Winery (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Janesville

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Janesville is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Traxler Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Rotary Botanical Gardens (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Palmer Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Riverside Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Beckman Mill County Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Leonard Leota Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Janesville

The nearest airport is in Rockford, IL (RFD-Greater Rockford), located 33.4 mi (53.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Madison, WI (MSN-Dane County Regional), which is 35.4 mi (56.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Janesville?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 34 vacation rentals near Janesville. From 24 Houses to 8 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Janesville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Rotary Botanical Gardens: 41 vacation rentals
  • Traxler Park: 38 vacation rentals
  • Janesville Mall: 39 vacation rentals
  • Riverside Park: 39 vacation rentals
  • Lincoln-Tallman House: 38 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 24 Houses in Janesville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Janesville include:

  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 8 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Janesville?

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