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Where to stay in Minneapolis

Vacation rentals in Minneapolis

There are 2,104 vacation rentals near Minneapolis for all manner or mood of travel, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Minneapolis vacation, you can find 10% rentals under $40/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Minneapolis, there are 210 between $393 and $10,094/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 150 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Minneapolis to fit your Minnesota vacation needs. The most popular types of short-term rental homes in Minneapolis are apartments, houses and private rooms. Minneapolis has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of vacation rental availability from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway,, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Minneapolis vacation homes for your trip.

Where is Minneapolis

To escape blazing summertime temperatures in the southern part of the country, many vacationers head north, to Minneapolis, MN. This Midwestern metropolis in the southeast part of the state offers a wonderful mixture of outdoor recreation and big-city excitement through its many diverse neighborhoods.

Quick Guide to Minneapolis

If you're short on time, explore three unique neighborhoods in Minneapolis:
  • Central Business District: In downtown Minneapolis, the central business district isn't all about work. You can access loads of stores and restaurants by way of the Minneapolis Skyway System, which makes getting around lots of fun. At night, check out the theaters or historic music venues in the area.
  • North Loop: While you're downtown, stop by North Loop (aka the Warehouse District), where old warehouses have been converted into trendy shops, restaurants, and galleries. Sports fans also come to North Loop to watch Minnesota Twins baseball or Minnesota Timberwolves basketball.
  • Uptown: Southwest of the central business district, Uptown offers a mix of shopping, dining, arts, entertainment and outdoor recreation around Lake Calhoun and Lake of the Isles.

Home-types in Minneapolis

Minneapolis has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Minneapolis:
- Beach2,104 vacation rentals
- Condo750 vacation rentals
- Apartment750 vacation rentals
- House725 vacation rentals
- Private Room516 vacation rentals
- Hotel53 vacation rentals
- Villa12 vacation rentals
- Hostel10 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Minneapolis

Minneapolis has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Minneapolis:
- Minneapolis Sculpture Garden: 245 vacation rentals
- Minneapolis Institute of Art: 243 vacation rentals
- Spoonbridge and Cherry: 234 vacation rentals
- American Swedish Institute: 220 vacation rentals
- PedalPub Twin Cities: 211 vacation rentals
- Basilica of Saint Mary: 204 vacation rentals
- Mill Ruins Park: 158 vacation rentals
- Guthrie Theater: 157 vacation rentals
- Mill City Museum: 151 vacation rentals
- Stone Arch Bridge: 110 vacation rentals