Destination guide

Beautiful Anoka will entice you

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Anoka. Travelers to this scenic city praise the restaurants, hockey games and shopping. Target Field and Target Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Anoka

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Anoka a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bunker Beach Water Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Eagle Lake Golf Center (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Goose Lake Farm & Winery (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Begin Oaks Golf Club (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Cedar Creek Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Brookview Golf Course (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Anoka

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Anoka is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mill Ruins Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Bohanon Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Theodore Wirth Park (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Saint Anthony Falls (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Minneapolis Sculpture Garden (17 mi / 27.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Anoka

Fly into Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.), the closest airport, located 24 mi (38.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into St. Paul, MN (STP-St. Paul Downtown), which is 24.7 mi (39.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Anoka Station.

Where to stay around Anoka?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 58 vacation rentals near Anoka. From 39 Houses to 7 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 Anoka for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Anoka:

  • Central Minneapolis: 160 vacation rentals
  • Calhoun Isles: 138 vacation rentals
  • Southwest Minneapolis: 92 vacation rentals
  • Downtown West: 87 vacation rentals
  • Uptown: 105 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 Anoka?

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

  • Anoka Station: 550 vacation rentals
  • Anoka Technical College: 442 vacation rentals
  • J. O'Donoghue Books: 581 vacation rentals
  • U.S. Bank Stadium: 936 vacation rentals
  • Lake Calhoun: 825 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 39 Houses in Anoka. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Anoka include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 11 rentals available
  • Studios: 6 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Anoka?

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

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