Destination guide

The riverfront setting of Waukesha is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's architecture, live music and churches with a rental holiday home in Waukesha. Renowned for its shopping, sporting events and university setting, this city welcomes all visitors. BMO Harris Bradley Center and Milwaukee Art Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Waukesha

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Waukesha has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lasertag Adventure (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Monkey Joe's (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Two Brothers Wines (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Helium Trampoline Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Pieper Porch Winery and Vineyard (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • New Berlin Hills Golf Course (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Waukesha

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

  • Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Minooka Park (2.5 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Fox River Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Pewaukee Lake Beach (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Pewaukee Lake (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Nagawaukee County Park and Beach (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Waukesha

Fly into Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County), the closest airport, located 1.8 mi (3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.), which is 17.2 mi (27.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Waukesha?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 67 holiday lettings near Waukesha. From 52 Houses to 4 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Waukesha 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 Waukesha?

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

  • Fox River Park: 148 holiday lettings
  • Minooka Park: 229 holiday lettings
  • Alverno College Pitman Theatre: 187 holiday lettings
  • Logic Puzzle Museum: 345 holiday lettings
  • Erin Hills Golf Course: 105 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Waukesha 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 Waukesha?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 52 Houses in Waukesha. Our other popular types of Waukesha holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 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 Waukesha?

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