Where to stay around Central Wisconsin?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,882 holiday lettings near Central Wisconsin. From 935 Houses to 446 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 Central Wisconsin is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Central Wisconsin?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Central Wisconsin. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Michigan: 9,361 holiday homes
  • Minnesota: 3,112 holiday homes
  • Wisconsin Dells: 404 holiday homes
  • Lake Michigan: 10,506 holiday homes
  • Iowa: 530 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Central Wisconsin! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Central Wisconsin?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Central Wisconsin with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Wisconsin Dells: 404 holiday lettings
  • Egg Harbor: 389 holiday lettings
  • Sheboygan: 114 holiday lettings
  • Sister Bay: 396 holiday lettings
  • Cottage Grove: 141 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Central Wisconsin?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Central Wisconsin are:

  • Portage Municipal Airport (C47): 367 self catering accommodations
  • Wittman Regional Airport (OSH): 124 self catering accommodations
  • Municipal Airport (Y51): 63 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Central Wisconsin?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Central Wisconsin. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Soo Park Veterens Memorial: 20 holiday rentals
  • 1897 Clark County Jail Museum: 23 holiday rentals
  • Goose Island County Park: 30 holiday rentals
  • 1860 Light Station and Museum: 61 holiday rentals
  • Thrasher Opera House: 101 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Central Wisconsin listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a self catering cabin or holiday rental in Central Wisconsin, USA your home away from home

Central Wisconsin is in the heart of this northern state, encompassing Marshfield, Stevens Point and Wisconsin Rapids.

Things to Do in Central Wisconsin

Central Wisconsin holiday homes are a great base for exploring the local area. Discover the many historic murals in Downtown Stevens Point, visit a Farmer’s Market or tour the George Mead Wildlife Area. Take an Amish Tour and discover the countryside of whitewashed houses. The religious Amish live as in times past without any modern appliances, electricity or cars. Their horse-drawn buggies and manual ploughing make this a charming scene to visit. The area is also well known for its breweries, producing top quality ales and lagers. Tour the Cantrall Waters Brewery in Amherst and sample the 12 beers in the taproom. The Blue Heron Brew Pub also offers a wide range of brews. Families will enjoy a day on the farm at Bredl Dairy Farm in Stratford with a tour of the state-of-the-art milking parlour. Golf, cycling and winter sports can also be enjoyed in the area.

Places to Visit Around Central Wisconsin

Wisconsin Dells is a 5-mile long sandstone gorge on the Wisconsin River. It is noted for its unique rock formations and many canyons with sandstone cliffs reaching 100 feet in height. Boat trips to admire this ecological feature are a popular attraction in the summer along with the theme parks in the nearby town. Stevens Point is one of the main focal points of the area for visitors renting a holiday home in Central Wisconsin. Visit the Portage County Museum of Jewish History or browse the Carlsten Fine Art Gallery. As well as exhibitions there are occasional lectures and tours of the gallery. The Brandl Garden at Marshfield is a delightful area of water features and colourful perennial flowers to spend time in.

Weather in Central Wisconsin

Holiday rentals in Central Wisconsin have a humid continental climate with very cold winters and warm summers. In summer, average temperatures reach 26°C (79°F) in July with average lows in January of -18°C (0°F). The area has rain all year round which is heavier in winter when it falls as deep snow.

Travel to Central Wisconsin

Central Wisconsin holiday rentals are served by two main airports. Central Wisconsin (CWA) Airport is a domestic airport at Mosinee, about 20 miles from Stevens Point. It is served by Delta, United and American Airlines. Delta has daily flights to Minneapolis/St Paul and Detroit and United and American provide regular flight to Chicago O’Hare. International visitors can fly into any of these hubs and get an onward flight to Central Wisconsin Airport. Minneapolis St Paul International (MSP) Airport is 216 miles from Stevens Point and is a relatively easy drive by hire car along the I-94/I-494.