Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Alexandria

Enjoy the museums and other features of Alexandria. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and lake, this city welcomes all visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Alexandria

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Alexandria a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Casey’s Amusement Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Geneva Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Carlos Creek Winery (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Erickson's Petting Zoo (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Andes Tower Hills (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Minnewaska Golf Club (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alexandria

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alexandria is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kensington Runestone Park (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Barsness Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Holly Skogen Park (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Lakeshore Park (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
  • Sinclair Lewis Park (22.8 mi / 36.6 km)
  • Glacial Lakes State Park (24.9 mi / 40.1 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around Alexandria?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 115 holiday lettings around Alexandria. From 35 cabins to 70 houses, 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 Alexandria? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Alexandria. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum: 110 holiday lettings
  • Casey’s Amusement Park: 110 holiday lettings
  • Douglas County Historical Society: 111 holiday lettings
  • Kensington Runestone: 110 holiday lettings
  • Runestone Museum: 109 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alexandria 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 Cabins in Alexandria?

Yes, of course. offers 35 Cabins in Alexandria. Our other popular types of Alexandria holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 70 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 35 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 35 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Alexandria?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 100 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Alexandria. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.