Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Baraboo is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's entertainment, museums and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Baraboo. This city's zoo, casino gaming and wildlife draw many visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Baraboo

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Baraboo a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ochsner Zoo (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Devil's Head Ski Resort (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Knuckleheads Bowling and Family Entertainment Center (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Canyon Creek Riding Stables (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Noah's Ark Waterpark (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Big Chief Go Karts (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Baraboo

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Baraboo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Devil's Lake State Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Pewit's Nest Gorge (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Devils Lake (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Parfrey's Glen State Natural Area (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Mirror Lake State Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Dr. Evermor's Forevertron (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Baraboo

Fly into Madison, WI (MSN-Dane County Regional), the closest airport, located 30.5 mi (49.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Baraboo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 535 holiday lettings near Baraboo. From 72 Cabins to 151 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Baraboo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Al. Ringling Mansion: 521 holiday lettings
  • Circus World Museum: 520 holiday lettings
  • Aldo Leopold Foundation: 541 holiday lettings
  • Kalahari Indoor Waterpark: 542 holiday lettings
  • International Crane Foundation: 543 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Baraboo 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 Cabins in Baraboo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 72 Cabins in Baraboo. Our other popular types of Baraboo holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 151 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 72 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Baraboo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 307 holiday homes with pool available in Baraboo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.