Okoboji Cabins & Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Okoboji

  • Cottage on the pond-Fall is beautiful here!!
    ExcellentCottage
    Airbnb
    From
    $153
  • Bridges Bay Cabin and/or Boat Hoist
    Excellent3br Boat
    Airbnb
    From
    $390
  • Artsy Tartsy Okoboji Vacation Rental
    GoodHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $113
  • Brand New Home in best location
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $396
  • Nautical Okoboji House
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $182
  • Chalet with lake access- sleeps 28
    Good4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $551
  • East Lake Okoboji Lake Access Cabin
     2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $155
  • The Old Bait Shop on 71! Step back into 1951!
     Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $164

Check prices for these upcoming dates

Okoboji Vacation Rentals with a Pool

  • 4 BDRM cabin at Bridges Bay -Pool in the back!
    Excellent4br Cabin
    Airbnb
    From
    $381
  • Bridges Bay Family Condo
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $283
  • Is this Heaven? No, it's Iowa.
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $420
  • Stunning condo overlooking Lake Okoboji!
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $295

Okoboji Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • Cozy home close to all the Great Lakes attractions
     2br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $132
  • Lakefront home on east side of Big Spirit Lake
     4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $198
  • Premier Boji Lakefront Condo!
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $316
  • Condo - 6 daily waterpark passes. Excellent Rates
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $268

Okoboji Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • Bridges Bay Cabin #268
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $339
  • Bridges Bay Cabin #260
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $367
  • The Lodge- Sleeps 30 with Lake access
     6br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $480

Okoboji Travel Guide

Okoboji has a long tradition as a year-round resort offering fun activities nearby its five, glacier-carved, interconnected lakes. In warm weather, visitors can take part in water sports like fishing or go horseback riding and camping. In winter, the University of Okoboji Winter Games are a must-see.

Things to Do in Okoboji

In the summer months, people take to the beautiful lakes in boats, jet skis, and kayaks in Okoboji. Fishing is also popular and there are guides who can take budding fishermen to the best spots. Explore the lake areas by bike or foot with trails and waterside pathways plus many public beaches. If you're an animal-lover, Dickinson County Nature Center is the place to be to spot wildllife -- remember to look out for the bat cave!

For something different, visit Arnolds Amusement Park which dates back to 1889 and has more than 30 rides and attractions, including an adrenaline-pumping wooden roller coaster and a tall Ferris wheel.

Elsewhere, culture junkies are sure to enjoy Pearson Lakes Art Center, complete with six different galleries. If cars are more your thing, check out Okoboji Classic Cars, with guided tours of its huge collection of mint classic cars.

Winter is best for snow activities, and the annual Okobjis Winter Games are a must-see for any visitor to Okoboji, hosting fun sporting events, as well as firework displays, and cookouts.

Best Time to Visit Okoboji

The town has a distinct summer beach vibe, plus the lakes are best enjoyed in the warmer months. That said, winter is the time to visit for snow.

Cabins in Okoboji

Located in the heart of the Iowa Great Lakes, Okoboji is a popular vacation destination. The main attraction to the town are the impressive glacial lakes, covering an area of 15,000 acres. Spirit Lake is the largest of the lakes, but all offer a number of recreational activities, making the town a year-round playground for outdoor enthusiasts.

For some family fun, the Arnolds Park Amusement Park Beach has a beautiful beach with volleyball courts, live music, concession stands, amusement park, and lots more. The town also has a thriving arts and culture scene, with a range of museums such as the Abbie Gardener Cabin and Museum, Dickinson County Museum, and Clark Museum.

Visitors are sure to find the perfect vacation renal in Okoboji, with options to suit all budgets and preferences. From quaint Okoboji cabin rentals to lakefront campgrounds or luxury hotels, the town has it all.

Price and Availability in Okoboji

Most expensive
Most availability
, , , , , , , , , , , Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec 1 , 0.9 , 0.8 , 0.7 , 0.6 , 0.5 , 0.4 , 0.3 , 0.2 , 0.1 , 0 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec 1 , 0.9 , 0.8 , 0.7 , 0.6 , 0.5 , 0.4 , 0.3 , 0.2 , 0.1 , 0 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec 1 , 0.9 , 0.8 , 0.7 , 0.6 , 0.5 , 0.4 , 0.3 , 0.2 , 0.1 , 0
Powered by:
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Okoboji tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Okoboji tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Sundays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Okoboji is in July, while the cheapest month is in October. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Okoboji is in the high season in July. Okoboji has its low season in November, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Okoboji

Rainy days
92 º35
9
88 º23
1
61 º-1
0
42 º1
1
51 º-27
0
44 º-17
1
55 º13
3
85 º7
1
100 º41
3
94 º48
8
93 º50
4
92 º47
2
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Rainy days

This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Okoboji. The hottest month in Okoboji is August, when temperatures peak at 100 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -27 ˚F. The wettest month in Okoboji is April with 8.51 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 0.04 inches of rain.

What Expert Travelers Think

  • — I love AllTheRooms because it enables me to compare a range of providers in just one search. I'd normally spend time checking prices across a range of platforms by visiting different websites one-by-one, so this helps me to save time on my accommodation searches while planning my upcoming trips

    Kacie Morgan
    Kacie MorganThe Rare Welsh Bit
  • — I love All the Rooms because instead of having to check one place for home rentals, another for hotel, another for bed and breakfasts, and yet another for a room rental in a private residence, I can finally see EVERYTHING at one site; saving me considerable time

    Jeff Campbell
    Jeff CampbellMiddle Class Dad
  • — Packed full of information, from the best time of year to visit (I love NYC in Spring) to top tips from locals, All The Rooms provides the best accommodation, whether you are looking to enjoy your first time visit to New York or want to experience a new location

    Jaz
    JazThe Life of a Social Butterfly

Destinations near Okoboji

  • Cedar Rapids639 Properties
  • Ames498 Properties
  • Des Moines491 Properties
  • West Des Moines382 Properties
  • Sioux City378 Properties
  • Council Bluffs371 Properties
  • Iowa City369 Properties
  • Davenport357 Properties
  • Dubuque339 Properties
  • Waterloo247 Properties
  • Decorah227 Properties
  • Cedar Falls212 Properties
  • Spirit Lake155 Properties
  • Ankeny147 Properties
  • Clear Lake119 Properties