Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Bay View is ready to explore

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Bay View. Travellers to this romantic city praise the restaurants, bars and lake. Milwaukee Art Museum and BMO Harris Bradley Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Bay View

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Bay View has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Clock Shadow Creamery (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Henry W. Maier Festival Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • SV Denis Sullivan (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Milwaukee Boat Line (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Palermo's Pizza Factory (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bay View

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bay View is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Lakeshore State Park (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Riverwalk Plaza (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Veterans Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Cathedral Square (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Cass Street Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Bay View

The nearest airport is in Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.), located 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County), which is 17.9 mi (28.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bay View?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 310 holiday lettings around Bay View. From 127 houses to 167 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Bay View?

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 Bay View:

  • Washington Heights: 17 holiday homes
  • Lower East Side: 174 holiday homes
  • Westown: 47 holiday homes
  • Harambee: 55 holiday homes
  • East Town: 183 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 Bay View? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bay View. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Alchemist Theater: 497 holiday lettings
  • Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum: 465 holiday lettings
  • Alverno College Pitman Theatre: 510 holiday lettings
  • Brookfield Square Mall: 523 holiday lettings
  • Schlitz Audubon Nature Center: 460 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bay View 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 Bay View?

Yes, of course. offers 127 Houses in Bay View. Our other popular types of Bay View holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 167 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 Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bay View?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Bay View. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.