Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Appleton getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Appleton with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Local cultural sights include Hearthstone Historic House Museum and Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Appleton

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Appleton a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Building for Kids Children's Museum (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Reid Municipal Golf Course (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Barlow Planetarium (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Chaska Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Hickory Hills Country Club (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Pollock Community Water Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Appleton

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Appleton is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gardens of the Fox Cities (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Pierce Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Erb Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Telulah Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Appleton Memorial Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Gordon Bubolz Nature Preserve (4 mi / 6.5 km)

Transport options to and around Appleton

Fly into Appleton, WI (ATW-Appleton Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.1 mi (8.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Green Bay, WI (GRB-Austin Straubel Intl.), which is 21.1 mi (33.9 km) away.

Where to stay near Lake Winnebago?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 233 holiday rentals near Lake Winnebago. From 206 Houses to 14 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lake Winnebago for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.