Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Shorewood

The area's architecture and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Shorewood. Renowned for its coffeehouses, lake and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Milwaukee Art Museum and BMO Harris Bradley Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Shorewood

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Shorewood a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • David F. Schulz Aquatic Center (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • McKinley Park (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • SV Denis Sullivan (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Milwaukee Boat Line (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Henry W. Maier Festival Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Shorewood

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Shorewood is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Atwater Park & Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Lake Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Bradford Beach (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Cass Street Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Riverwalk Plaza (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Shorewood

The nearest airport is in Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.), located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County), which is 18.2 mi (29.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Shorewood?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 187 vacation rentals near Shorewood. From 73 Houses to 102 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 Shorewood for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Shorewood:

  • Lower East Side: 95 vacation rentals
  • Historic Third Ward: 23 vacation rentals
  • Westown: 47 vacation rentals
  • East Town: 94 vacation rentals
  • Historic Water Tower: 51 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 Shorewood?

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

  • Miller Park: 231 vacation rentals
  • Wisconsin Center: 220 vacation rentals
  • Lakefront Brewery: 217 vacation rentals
  • Bradford Beach: 206 vacation rentals
  • Milwaukee Public Market: 221 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 73 Houses in Shorewood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Shorewood include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 102 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Shorewood?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 24 vacation rentals with pool available in Shorewood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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