Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Mequon

The lake and rainforest create a pretty picture of Mequon. This city is relaxing and romantic, recognised for its restaurants, university setting and shopping. BMO Harris Bradley Center and Milwaukee Art Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Mequon

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Mequon has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Walter Schroeder Aquatic Center (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Cedar Creek Winery (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Ray's MTB Indoor Mountain Bike Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Harley Davidson Factory (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • David F. Schulz Aquatic Center (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Port Washington Ghost Walk (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mequon

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Mequon is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Lynden Sculpture Garden (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Schlitz Audubon Nature Center (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Atwater Park & Beach (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Lake Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Bradford Beach (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Mequon

Fly into Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.), the closest airport, located 19.8 mi (31.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County), which is 19.9 mi (32.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Mequon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 59 holiday lettings near Mequon. From 42 Houses to 10 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mequon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Mequon?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mequon:

  • Historic Water Tower: 23 holiday homes
  • East Town: 53 holiday homes
  • Lower East Side: 51 holiday homes
  • Westown: 32 holiday homes
  • Historic Third Ward: 23 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Mequon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Mequon. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kapco Park: 156 holiday lettings
  • Concordia University Wisconsin: 156 holiday lettings
  • Kettle Moraine Ice Center: 57 holiday lettings
  • 1860 Light Station and Museum: 58 holiday lettings
  • Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum: 157 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mequon listed on HomeAway 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 Mequon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 42 Houses in Mequon. Our other popular types of Mequon holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 8 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mequon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Mequon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.