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Lake Geneva Cabins & Vacation Rentals

Lake Geneva Travel Guide

A vacation by the lake is just what everyone needs and there is no better place to enjoy the outdoors than at Lake Geneva in Wisconsin. This city is built alongside Geneva Lake, which means that outdoor recreational is definitely the highlight of this vacation destination. Lake Geneva has great shopping as well, there is everything from antiques. Dining options are also plentiful and foodies can get everything from seafood to pizza.

Things to Do in Lake Geneva

Riviera Beach's white sandy beach is great for sunbathing and relaxing, as well as for a rejuvenating dip into the cool, blue waters. Geneva Lake is also full of fun opportunities to go boating, jet skiing, and fo enjoying other water sports. To learn more about the history of the area, visit Geneva Lake Museum and tour the Black Point Estate, which is an example of beautiful, 19th century Queen Anne architecture. To enjoy beautiful views, follow the Lake Geneva Shore Path, which winds around the whole lake.

Best Time to Visit Lake Geneva

The best time to visit Lake Geneva is during the summer months when the weather is good. For cheaper accommodations, consider late spring.

A Local's Guide to Lake Geneva Vacation Rentals

Perched on the end of the stunning Lake Geneva is Geneva town, and there is no better place to get a vacation home to enjoy the great outdoors of Wisconsin. The outdoor sports and recreational facilities are what brings people to the town year after year, with the help of beautiful views and a small-town vibe.

Spend your days relaxing and being pampered in one of the downtown spas, have a fun-filled day out on the water or simply make use of the ample shopping and dining opportunities.

In the summer, the lake is full of people boating, paddleboarding, kayaking and fishing, and generally making use of all the facilities that the lake has to offer. Many people chose to spend their vacation days lazing on the beach and simply watching the world go by, while others enjoying browsing the unique shops or hiking in the nearby trails. In winter, the mountains surrounding the lake come alive with skiing, snowboarding and sledging, while others don their snowshoes and venture into the woods. When night falls, snuggle around a fire or dine in some of the many eateries which offer stunning views of the lake. Just a short drive away is Lake Como, a lot smaller than its neighbor, it still offers some beautiful scenery and excellent fishing opportunities.

One of the best ways to see the lake in all its glory is by boat, and there are numerous companies that offer the chance to get out into the water. There are many tours to choose from, from full lake tours to those focusing on the bay. A handful of tours include food and drink. For a truly magical experience, opt for the sundowner tour, when the sun sets behind the surrounding hills, filling the sky with a warm glow, or alternatively, a jazz dinner cruise, where you can dance the night away.

Big Foot Beach State Park is a great family-friendly spot for a day trip. The park offers a lovely sandy beach and plenty of picnic areas, complete with views over the lake. Feel at one with nature as you explore the paths through the trees and spend some quality time with loved ones.

No matter the season, the town plays host to a huge range of events to entertain people of all ages. So many in fact, that there is something going on almost every weekend of the year. From live music to Christmas festivities, Lake Geneva is never quiet for long. To find out more about the town, visit Geneva Lake Museum and tour the Black Point Estate, a great example of 19th century Queen Anne architecture.

Whether you are on a family vacation, or looking for the perfect romantic getaway, there are a huge range of Lake Geneva vacation rentals that are sure to fit your taste and budget. A stay in a luxury resort means everything will be catered to on your trip, or a charming bed and breakfast makes for the perfect cozy escape. Get a house rental on the lake and spend some quality time with friends and family, or check out some of the vacation rentals in town and be in the center of it all. A short drive away you will find Geneva National Resort, a premier must-visit destination. The resort boasts 54 holes of legendary gold and award winning steakhouse, and is open to the public every day.

Cabins in Lake Geneva

The charming tourist town of Lake Geneva offers activities, adventures and great vacation rentals all year round. Whether you prefer taking to the water or staying on dry land, there is something to suit everyone. Discover the rich history of the area by paying a visit to the Geneva Lake Museum, where every exhibit is a time capsule into the past. If you want to take to the water in style, there are many unique sightseeing tours that provides close-up views of the lake shores. Alternatively, enjoy the surroundings at the family-friendly Big Foot Beach State Park, which is home to miles of hiking trials and 900 feet of shoreline.

Take a look at the many Lake Geneva cabin rentals located in and around the city. If you are a golfing fan, the Geneva National Resort and Club is located off the wooded slopes of Lake Como and is a fantastic place to stay. The resort has 58 holes of legendary golf, plus an award-winning clubhouse.

Price and Availability Index in Lake Geneva

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Lake Geneva is in July, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Lake Geneva is in the high season in July. Lake Geneva has its low season in November, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Lake Geneva tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Lake Geneva tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The Weather in Lake Geneva

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Lake Geneva. The hottest month in Lake Geneva is August, when temperatures peak at 94 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to -26 ˚F. The wettest month in Lake Geneva is July with 5.89 inches of rain, while the driest month is October with 0.35 inches of rain.

What Expert Travelers Think

Vacation Rentals in Lake Geneva

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. AllTheRooms has 408 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Lake Geneva, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Lake Geneva comes in at $45 per night. On average, a place to stay in Lake Geneva will cost you $283 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Lake Geneva, then you can choose from over 139 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 15 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 28 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Lake Geneva? Then choose one of the 141 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 38 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 22 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

In Lake Geneva AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 7 providers, including 93 places to stay from Airbnb, 14 accommodations from VRBO and 14 places to stay from Homeaway.

229 of our accommodations in Lake Geneva have been reviewed and rated. 69% are rated excellent or good. 126 accommodations allow instant booking.