Destination guide

Beautiful Anoka will entice you

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Anoka. Travelers to this scenic city praise the restaurants, hockey games and shopping. Target Field and Target Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Anoka

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Anoka a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bunker Beach Water Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Eagle Lake Golf Center (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Goose Lake Farm & Winery (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Begin Oaks Golf Club (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Cedar Creek Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Brookview Golf Course (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Anoka

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

  • Mill Ruins Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Bohanon Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Theodore Wirth Park (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Saint Anthony Falls (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Minneapolis Sculpture Garden (17 mi / 27.4 km)

Transportation to and around Anoka

Fly into Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.), the closest airport, located 24 mi (38.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into St. Paul, MN (STP-St. Paul Downtown), which is 24.7 mi (39.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Anoka Station.

Where to stay around Anoka?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 64 holiday lettings near Anoka. From 45 Houses to 7 Condos/Apartments, 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 Anoka is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Southwest Minneapolis: 101 holiday homes
  • Nokomis: 53 holiday homes
  • Northeast Minneapolis: 75 holiday homes
  • Highland: 30 holiday homes
  • Calhoun Isles: 135 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Anoka Technical College: 437 holiday lettings
  • Anoka Station: 534 holiday lettings
  • Padelford Landing: 892 holiday lettings
  • University of Minnesota: 918 holiday lettings
  • Fitzgerald Theater: 888 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Anoka 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 Anoka?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 45 Houses in Anoka. Our other popular types of Anoka holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 6 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Anoka?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Anoka. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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