Destination guide

The friendly city of Prior Lake awaits you

Enjoy the live music and other features of Prior Lake. This welcoming and relaxing city is known for its casino gaming, lake and restaurants. Mall of America and Minnehaha Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Prior Lake

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Prior Lake a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Meadows Course at Mystic Lake (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Valleyfair Amusement Park (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Hyland Greens Golf and Learning Center (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Hyland Ski and Snowboard Area (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Crystal Lake Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Braemar Golf Course (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Prior Lake

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Prior Lake is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Minnehaha Park (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Mystic Lake (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Miller Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Purgatory Creek Park Pavilion (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Normandale Lake Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Bryant Lake Regional Park (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Prior Lake

Fly into Minneapolis, MN (FCM-Flying Cloud), the closest airport, located 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.), which is 15.5 mi (25 km) away.

Where to stay around Prior Lake?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 271 holiday lettings near Prior Lake. From 217 Houses to 9 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Prior Lake for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Prior Lake?

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 Prior Lake:

  • Northeast Minneapolis: 74 holiday homes
  • Nokomis: 78 holiday homes
  • West Seventh: 59 holiday homes
  • Southwest Minneapolis: 105 holiday homes
  • Highland: 30 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Prior Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 217 Houses in Prior Lake. Our other popular types of Prior Lake holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 15 self catering accommodations

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 Prior Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Prior Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.