Destination guide

Historical Crystal will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of Crystal. One of the city's many top draws is its cycling. Mall of America and Target Field are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Crystal

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Crystal a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Eagle Lake Golf Center (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Brookview Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Begin Oaks Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Spring Hill Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Como Park Zoo and Conservatory (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Braemar Golf Course (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Crystal

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Crystal. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mill Ruins Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Minnehaha Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Bohanon Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Theodore Wirth Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Cedar Lake (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Crystal

Fly into Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.), the closest airport, located 13.1 mi (21.1 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 (FCM-Flying Cloud), which is 15.3 mi (24.6 km) away.

Where to stay near Crystal?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 632 holiday rentals near Crystal. From 365 Houses to 214 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Crystal for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Crystal:

  • Fair: 16 holiday homes
  • Central Minneapolis: 142 holiday homes
  • Midway: 19 holiday homes
  • Southwest Minneapolis: 107 holiday homes
  • Nokomis: 57 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Crystal?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 365 Houses in Crystal. Our other popular types of Crystal holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 214 holiday houses
  • Villas: 13 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses

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 Crystal?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 44 holiday homes with pool available in Crystal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.