Destination guide

The picturesque setting of Cottage Grove is ready to explore

Enjoy the jazz and other features of Cottage Grove. Travellers especially like the shopping, golfing and restaurants in this relaxing and welcoming city. Mall of America and Xcel Energy 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Cottage Grove

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Cottage Grove a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mississippi Dunes Golf Links (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Inver Wood Golf Course (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Afton Alps Ski Area (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Rich Valley Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Alexis Bailly Vineyard (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • StoneRidge Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cottage Grove

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Cottage Grove. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Minnehaha Park (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Vermillion Falls Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Afton State Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Indian Mounds Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Cottage Grove

Fly into St. Paul, MN (STP-St. Paul Downtown), the closest airport, located 10.2 mi (16.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.), which is 14.4 mi (23.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cottage Grove?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 147 holiday lettings around Cottage Grove. From 50 houses to 25 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 Cottage Grove?

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 Cottage Grove:

  • Powderhorn: 178 holiday homes
  • Lynnhurst: 26 holiday homes
  • Southwest Minneapolis: 80 holiday homes
  • West Side: 19 holiday homes
  • West Seventh: 22 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 Cottage Grove? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cottage Grove. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park: 281 holiday lettings
  • Mississippi Dunes Golf Links: 550 holiday lettings
  • Minneapolis Museum of Art: 967 holiday lettings
  • James Griffin Stadium: 981 holiday lettings
  • Nickelodeon Universe: 952 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cottage Grove 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 Cottage Grove?

Yes, of course. offers 50 Houses in Cottage Grove. Our other popular types of Cottage Grove holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cottage Grove?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 41 holiday homes with pool available in Cottage Grove. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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