Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Minnetonka is ready to explore

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Minnetonka. This city is welcoming and scenic, recognised for its shopping, sporting events and bird watching. Mall of America and Basilica of Saint Mary 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 Minnetonka

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Minnetonka a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brookview Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Spring Hill Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Braemar Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Hyland Ski and Snowboard Area (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Begin Oaks Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Eagle Lake Golf Center (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Minnetonka

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Minnetonka is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mill Ruins Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Minnehaha Park (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Bryant Lake Regional Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Purgatory Creek Park Pavilion (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Miller Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Cedar Lake (7 mi / 11.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Minnetonka

The nearest airport is in Minneapolis, MN (FCM-Flying Cloud), located 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.), which is 12.7 mi (20.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Minnetonka?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 920 holiday lettings near Minnetonka. From 561 Houses to 12 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Minnetonka is on HomeAway.

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

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 Minnetonka:

  • Southwest Minneapolis: 101 holiday homes
  • Central Minneapolis: 155 holiday homes
  • Summit Hill: 38 holiday homes
  • Fulton: 18 holiday homes
  • Highland: 30 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 Minnetonka?

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

  • Ridgedale Center: 952 holiday lettings
  • James Griffin Stadium: 920 holiday lettings
  • Anoka Technical College: 439 holiday lettings
  • Nickelodeon Universe: 919 holiday lettings
  • Minnesota College of Art and Design: 965 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 561 Houses in Minnetonka. Our other popular types of Minnetonka holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 261 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 40 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Minnetonka?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 56 holiday homes with pool available in Minnetonka. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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