Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Okoboji

Enjoy the live music and other features of Okoboji. Renowned for its bars, lake and theme park, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 and attractions in and around Okoboji

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Okoboji a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brooks Golf Club (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Ranch Okoboji (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Emerald Hills Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Spencer Golf and Country Club (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Clay County Fairgrounds (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Okoboji

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Okoboji is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arnolds Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • West Okoboji Lake (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Fort Defiance State Park (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Thoreson Memorial Park (16.1 mi / 26 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around Okoboji?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 198 holiday lettings around Okoboji. From 77 Cabins to 56 Houses, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Okoboji?

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

  • Brooks Golf Club: 195 holiday lettings
  • Ranch Okoboji: 195 holiday lettings
  • Higgins Museum: 195 holiday lettings
  • Thoreson Memorial Park: 194 holiday lettings
  • Jackson Golf Club: 171 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 77 Cabins in Okoboji. Our other popular types of Okoboji holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 56 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 59 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 77 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 Okoboji?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 148 holiday homes with pool available in Okoboji. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.