Destination guide

The tranquil city of Mercer awaits you

Enjoy the museums and other features of Mercer. Well-liked for its lake, bars and parks, this city is both relaxing and welcoming. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Mercer

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Mercer a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • ABR Trails (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Waswagoning Indian Village (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
  • Whitecap Mountains (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Indianhead Mountain (22 mi / 35.3 km)
  • Blackjack Ski Area (22 mi / 35.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mercer

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Mercer is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Carow Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Lake of the Falls (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Turtle Flambeau Flowage (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Round Lake (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Norrie Park (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Whitecap Mountains (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Mercer

The nearest airport is in Ironwood, MI (IWD-Gogebic County), located 22.9 mi (36.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Rhinelander, WI (RHI-Oneida County), which is 49.8 mi (80.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Mercer?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 118 vacation rentals near Mercer. From 44 Cabins to 50 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mercer for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lake of the Falls: 110 vacation rentals
  • Mercer Depot Museum: 151 vacation rentals
  • Carow Park: 145 vacation rentals
  • Lake of the Torches Casino: 348 vacation rentals
  • Minocqua Winter Park and Nordic Center: 227 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 44 Cabins in Mercer. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mercer include:

  • Houses: 50 rentals available
  • Cottages: 44 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 44 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mercer?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Mercer. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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