Destination guide

The relaxing area of Lutsen awaits your stay

The mountains, lake and waterfalls display a scene truly unique to Lutsen. This relaxing and scenic city is well known for its hiking, skiing and riverfront. 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.


Activities and attractions in Lutsen

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Travellers enjoy fun activities like hiking and skiing. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Lutsen 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:

  • Lutsen Ski Area (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Superior National Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Lutsen Mountains (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Eagle Mountain Trailhead (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Pincushion Mountain (18.7 mi / 30 km)
  • Gunflint Hills Golf Course (19 mi / 30.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Lutsen

Travellers enjoy Lutsen for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, February, December or November, when snowfall averages 27.75 inches and temperatures average -13°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lutsen

Lutsen is famous for its magnificent mountain views and beautiful waterfalls. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lutsen is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cross River Heritage Center (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Pincushion Mountain (18.7 mi / 30 km)
  • Road Lake (28.9 mi / 46.6 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around Lutsen?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 169 holiday lettings around Lutsen. From 37 cabins to 48 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 Lutsen? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Lutsen. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Superior National Golf Course: 153 holiday lettings
  • Cross River Heritage Center: 93 holiday lettings
  • George Crosby Manitou State Park: 36 holiday lettings
  • Cook County Court House: 156 holiday lettings
  • Superior National Forest: 292 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lutsen listed on 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 Lutsen?

Yes, of course. offers 37 Cabins in Lutsen. Our other popular types of Lutsen holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 37 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 18 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lutsen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 29 holiday homes with pool available in Lutsen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.