Destination guide

The arty area of Wausau awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's museums, art galleries and live music with a rental holiday home in Wausau. Renowned for its skiing, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Wausau

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Wausau a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Granite Peak Ski Area (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Merrill Golf Club (14.9 mi / 24.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Wausau

Travellers enjoy Wausau for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, December, November or February, when snowfall averages 26.80 inches and temperatures average -13°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wausau

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Wausau. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rib Mountain State Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Riverside Park (15 mi / 24.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Wausau

Fly into Mosinee, WI (CWA-Central Wisconsin), the closest airport, located 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Wausau?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 41 holiday lettings around Wausau. From 28 houses to 6 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Wausau? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Wausau. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Rib Mountain State Park: 36 holiday lettings
  • Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum: 35 holiday lettings
  • Marathon County Historical Museums: 35 holiday lettings
  • Logger's Landing Indoor Waterpark: 39 holiday lettings
  • Fromm Bros. Historical Preservation Society: 26 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Wausau listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Wausau?

Yes, of course. offers 28 Houses in Wausau. Our other popular types of Wausau holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wausau?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Wausau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.