Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Apple River getaway

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Apple River. This city has something for everyone. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Apple River

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Apple River has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Badger Mine and Museum (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Horseshoe Mound (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Casper Bluff Land and Water Reserve (16.6 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Chestnut Mountain Resort (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Bellevue Golf Club (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Apple River

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Apple River is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Horseshoe Mound (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Lake Le Aqua Na State Park (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Casper Bluff Land and Water Reserve (16.6 mi / 26.6 km)

Transportation to and around Apple River

The nearest airport is in Dubuque, IA (DBQ-Dubuque Regional), located 29.9 mi (48.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Apple River?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 242 holiday lettings near Apple River. From 154 Houses to 8 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Apple River is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Apple River?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Apple River. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Riverview Park: 276 holiday lettings
  • Horseshoe Mound: 284 holiday lettings
  • Old Market House: 281 holiday lettings
  • Rollo Jamison Museum: 19 holiday lettings
  • Bellevue Golf Club: 283 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Apple River listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Apple River?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 154 Houses in Apple River. Our other popular types of Apple River holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 8 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 Apple River?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 228 holiday homes with pool available in Apple River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.