Destination guide

Head to the secluded city of Merrimac

The lake and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Merrimac. Travellers to this romantic city praise the skiing, golfing and hiking. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Merrimac

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Merrimac a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Devil's Head Ski Resort (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Gibraltar Rock State Natural Area (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Ochsner Zoo (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Wollersheim Winery (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Cascade Mountain Ski Area (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Knuckleheads Bowling and Family Entertainment Center (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Merrimac

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Merrimac is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Parfrey's Glen State Natural Area (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Gibraltar Rock State Natural Area (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Devils Lake (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Devil's Lake State Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Dr. Evermor's Forevertron (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Pewit's Nest Gorge (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
Transport

Travelling to and around Merrimac

The nearest airport is in Madison, WI (MSN-Dane County Regional), located 23.4 mi (37.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Merrimac?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 427 holiday rentals near Merrimac. From 123 Houses to 52 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Merrimac for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Merrimac?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 123 Houses in Merrimac. Our other popular types of Merrimac holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 52 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 165 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 52 holiday houses

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 Merrimac?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 256 holiday homes with pool available in Merrimac. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.