Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Baraboo is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's entertainment, museums and history with a rental holiday home in Baraboo. This city's zoo, casino gaming and wildlife draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Baraboo

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Baraboo a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ochsner Zoo (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Devil's Head Ski Resort (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Knuckleheads Bowling and Family Entertainment Center (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Canyon Creek Riding Stables (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Noah's Ark Waterpark (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Big Chief Go Karts (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Baraboo

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Baraboo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Devil's Lake State Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Pewit's Nest Gorge (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Devils Lake (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Parfrey's Glen State Natural Area (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Mirror Lake State Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Dr. Evermor's Forevertron (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Baraboo

Fly into Madison, WI (MSN-Dane County Regional), the closest airport, located 30.5 mi (49.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Baraboo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 516 holiday lettings near Baraboo. From 66 Cabins to 148 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Baraboo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Kalahari Indoor Waterpark: 526 holiday lettings
  • Mirror Lake State Park: 525 holiday lettings
  • Al. Ringling Mansion: 505 holiday lettings
  • Circus World Museum: 504 holiday lettings
  • Aldo Leopold Foundation: 524 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 66 Cabins in Baraboo. Our other popular types of Baraboo holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 148 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 66 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Baraboo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 295 holiday homes with pool available in Baraboo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.