HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Minnesota, USA your home away from home

The state of Minnesota is in America’s Upper Midwest, bordering Canada and part of Lake Superior. Almost 60% of Minnesota’s residents live in the neighbouring “Twin Cities” of Minneapolis and St Paul and the majority are of Scandinavian and German descent. The rest of the state is an area of rolling plains, known as prairie, which is used for intensive agriculture. Nicknamed the “Land of 10,000 Lakes” Minnesota is known for its lakes, forests and mining towns.

Things to Do in Minnesota, USA

The many lakes, rivers, forests and wilderness areas around Minnesota holiday rentals offer visitors a wide variety of recreational opportunities. Hiking, mountain biking, watesports, hunting, climbing, horseback riding and watersports can all be enjoyed in this unspoilt and beautiful state. Beyond the cities, Minnesota is a haven for wildlife making it popular with nature lovers, birdwatchers and photographers. The state actually has 11,842 lakes which are popular for swimming, boating, fishing and kayaking. The area around Grand Rapids has many golf courses. In winter, snowboarding, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, ice fishing and snowshoeing are popular pursuits. The state hosts several music festivals, the Saint Paul Winter Carnival, the Judy Garland Festival in Grand Rapids and the Eelpout Festival on Leech Lake.

Places to Visit Around Minnesota, USA

The Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolis is the centre of commerce but it is also internationally famous for its arts community. It has several Fine Arts museums including the Minneapolis Institute of Arts with 10,000 works of art, the Walker Art Center and the Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum. Minneapolis is home to the largest Mall of America, with 520 stores and restaurants. The State Capitol building is worth visiting - take a guided tour to the top of the Dome where there are great city views. The Cathedral of St Paul and the Shrine of Nations are the highlights of St Paul. For families historic Fort Snelling and the Science Museum are popular places to visit from Minnesota holiday rentals. Stillwater is the oldest town in the state and has well-preserved buildings housing specialty shops. Red Wing, with its scenic river bluffs and historic potteries, is also worth a visit.

Weather in Minnesota, USA

Minnesota has a very extreme climate from summer to winter and temperatures vary widely from the milder southeast to the forested northeast area, known as the Iron Range. Summer days are hot, dry and sunny with average daily temperatures reaching 84°F (29°C) while from mid-November to mid-March temperatures do not rise above freezing. The lake-effect of Lake Superior gives the northeast over 100 inches of snowfall.

Travel to Minnesota, USA

The main airport serving holiday rentals in Minnesota is Minneapolis St Paul (MSP) Airport which is served by Delta, United and American Airlines along with many international airlines. The airport is served by both low-cost and traditional carriers including British Airways from the UK and Europe.

  • Showing 1-50 of 300+
  View Map Map
Additional service fee may apply.
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #718868vb
31
Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(88 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #135736vb
88
Viewed 87 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #890068vb
2
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(88 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #443423vb
88
Viewed 224 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(26 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #443221vb
26
Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(38 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cabin #867428vb
38
Viewed 154 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(45 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 9
Cabin #692976vb
45
Viewed 241 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(59 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Condo #729822vb
59
Viewed 70 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(36 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #3803645
36
Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
House #835512vb
14
Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(24 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #730425vb
24
Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(88 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 11
House #174370
88
Viewed 123 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(25 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #4254507
25
Viewed 89 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.4/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #821100vb
16
Viewed 56 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Studio #601549vb
2
Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(42 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Townhome #832636vb
42
Viewed 76 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #854435vb
10
Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(41 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cabin #603526vb
41
Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(26 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Condo #472300vb
26
Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 5
Townhome #967646vb
4
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(17 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #789522vb
17
Viewed 70 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(25 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 12
House #776810vb
25
Viewed 209 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(71 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Condo #460245vb
71
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(101 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Townhome #661604vb
101
Viewed 72 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #831781vb
13
Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(65 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 12
House #222135
65
Viewed 89 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(30 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cabin #228011vb
30
Viewed 112 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(27 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Condo #821711vb
27
Viewed 53 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(48 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Townhome #614731vb
48
Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 10
House #868882vb
19
Viewed 76 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(38 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 10
Cottage #349396vb
38
Viewed 85 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(36 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cabin #568199vb
36
Viewed 205 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(138 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #304986
138
Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(29 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Townhome #808392vb
29
Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.4/5
(83 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 12
House #345700vb
83
Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
  • 7 BR
  • 5 BA
  • Sleeps 16
Cabin #858331vb
6
Viewed 81 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(76 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #194544vb
76
Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
  • Studio
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Cabin #712305vb
21
Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #904025vb
21
Viewed 54 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cabin #846816vb
16
Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(116 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 7
House #352621vb
116
Viewed 84 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(43 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Apartment #589898vb
43
Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(25 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 5
Apartment #783180vb
25
Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(18 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #695912vb
18
Viewed 54 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(27 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cabin #709218vb
27
Viewed 71 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(89 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #375306vb
89
Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(28 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #696439vb
28
Viewed 68 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 14
House #881890vb
11
Viewed 132 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cabin #884662vb
19
Viewed 75 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(17 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 12
House #877503vb
17
Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 - 50 of 300+