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Mankato Vacation Rentals

Mankato Travel Guide

Beautiful Mankato is located in the state of Minnesota, southwest of Minneapolis. The city is a great vacation destination for families, a couples' getaway or a long weekend with friends. Mankato is mainly known for being a college town and home to Minnesota State University at Mankato.

Things to Do in Mankato

There is a lot to choose from when visiting Mankato. You are definitely going to want to check out the Minneopa Falls, it's a must-see and a great experience for everyone in your group. One of the more exciting and unusual things you can do while visiting Mankato is get behind the wheel of your very own tank at the well-known Drive a Tank. If tanks aren't on your activity list, then you could take in a symphony production with the well known Mankato Symphony Orchestra. Another popular activity for the entire family is visiting the petting zoo at Sibley Park.

Best Time to Visit Mankato

The best time to visit Mankato is during the summer months when the weather is warm, the days are long, and there's little chance of rain.

Food in Mankato

Pappageorge restaurant is known for having some of the best American food in the area, while the India Palace is famous for its range of curries.

Price and Availability in Mankato

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

The Weather in Mankato

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Mankato. The hottest month in Mankato is August, when temperatures peak at 100 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -17 ˚F. The wettest month in Mankato is September with 7.59 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 0.61 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Mankato

Browse vacation rentals from all the best providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more at AllTheRooms.com. Mankato has 314 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A vacation in Mankato can be affordable - the cheapest price accommodation is available at $40 a night. The average price of a rental is generally $137 per night.

If you have to have an internet connection during your time in Mankato, then you can choose from over 35 accommodations that have WiFi internet. 11 places to stay include a breakfast. Choose from 7 places to stay that provide gym options, so you don't miss a single workout. If you are driving to Mankato, you'll want to pick from 34 places to stay that provide parking. We track 10 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in one of 10 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

We combine a wide variety of Mankato accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 4 providers, including 21 places to stay from Airbnb, 11 accommodations from Priceline and 7 places to stay from Agoda.

157 of the accommodations in Mankato have been rated by previous guests. They rated 63% as excellent or good. 28 places to stay in are instantly bookable.