17 Best Family And Pet-Friendly Vrbos In Wisconsin - Updated 2022

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Maria Cristina 

Some people treat their pets as if they were part of the family. That is why it is difficult for them to part with their beloved pets when they need to travel. They are also concerned that their pets will not get the best care if they are left behind. The best solution is to bring their pets along especially if they expect to have an extended stay in their destination.

The next thing to do is find a suitable place that can accommodate kids and pets. Fortunately, there are several pet-friendly resorts in Wisconsin, as well as awesome vacation rentals that are family-friendly.

Wisconsin has a lot of beautiful natural scenery that attracts a lot of tourists. It is bordered by a lot of lakes and forests that is highly appreciated by nature lovers. The state also has a lot of rich farmland. So if you want a relaxing countryside vacation, visit “America’s Dairyland”. Below is a list of affordable Vrbos in Wisconsin, the land where milk is plenty.

1. Rocky Glen Condo (from USD 170)

Rocky Glen Condo is a two-bedroom condominium unit that’s perched amongst oak and birch trees. You’ll have a wonderful view of these trees, parts of Lake Wisconsin valley, and the surrounding area from the condo’s balcony. There is also a small fire pit outside for guests in the mood to tell campfire stories. Inside, guests will find a step-in rainfall shower, wood-burning stove, smart TV, Bose sound system, video and music library, and a kitchen with a stove, coffee grinder, and various pantry items. To top it all off, the condo allows guests to bring a maximum of one dog of any size albeit for an additional fee.

As for nearby places to visit, the condo is less than a mile (1.6 kilometers) away from Devil’s Head Ski Resort, Parfrey’s Glen State Natural Area, and Devil’s Lake State Park.

Rocky Glen Condo - Forest Nest in the Baraboo Bluffs
242 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
her condo is cozy warm and inviting
the two bedrooms were equally wonderful and the shower was amazing
very comfortable with all you need to relax and enjoy
the condo is clean and comfortable
so clean and everything you need is there
private clean and personal touches amongst heavily wooded area
what a great condo lesleigh is a fantastic host the condo was very clean and comfy
the property is clean very peaceful and relaxing
the owner is very gracious makes you feel welcome and very helpful with questions or needs
an owner that cares very much for her home and her guests
she was so accommodating and kind and her place is a great little getaway
we had a lovely time and lesleigh was the perfect host
leslie is a very friendly and accommodating host
it's location is fantastic
really good location mear the dells with really cute trinkets
the location is perfect too
the location is great for nearby hiking
her location was perfect for us being centrally located for our ventures in prairie du sac and baraboo
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2. house surrounded by forests (from USD 208)

Surrounded by 30 acres (12.1 hectares) of hardwood forests, this two-bedroom 1976 house offers guests a soothing, nature-filled vacation throughout their stay. It features an open floor plan that encompasses the living room, kitchen, and dining room. There are also 18-foot (5.4-meter) ceilings, skylights, a vintage wood stove, a TV, a DVD player, and a video library. Additionally, the house also has a deck that’s suspended in the trees. It overlooks the pond and showcases a magnificent view of the area. To make things even better, the house is pet-friendly and allows guests to bring pets for an additional price.

Despite its semi-secluded nature, the house is only 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from The House on the Rock, 9 mi (14.4 km) from Spring Green Golf Course, and 10.2 mi (16.4 km) from American Players Theatre.

Stunning, serene, rustic house in the woods near Spring Green, Wisconsin
288 reviews  Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
birdwatching from the deck or living room was great was almost like being in a tree house
phyllis is a warm and accessible host and the cabin is stunningly warm light and cozy
it is the perfect cabin for 2 couples- so cozy and thoughtfully decorated
the cabin was very well maintained and had all the things we needed for a comfortable stay
the fireplace is cozy the beds are so comfortable and the setting is so peaceful
it’s a clean and lovely space to be in
great property cozy and clean loved the birds and watching out the window
the space is so clean airy and just beautifully designed to maximize the natural surroundings
it’s spotless comfortably and stylishly decorated and had everything we needed for a few days of relaxing
the home was beautiful clean well stocked and we had no complaints at all
she is a wonderfully thoughtful attentive but not at all intrusive host
house was great owner was a delight
the host makes this home immediately welcoming and comfortable equipped with everything we needed
the owner's attention to detail and comfort is outstanding
the host is fantastic super responsive and helpful and always welcoming
interesting places to explore that weren't too far away when we felt like exploring
the setting is beautiful and so close to many travelwisconsin
perfect all around super relaxing retreat with great touches and ideal quiet setting
we love watching the birds skiing in governor dodge state park and resting by the fire place
a hike around governor dodge state park was a highlight
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3. Cozy cabin with a porch in Ferryville (from USD 114)

This beautiful log cabin rental in Wisconsin can accommodate six people. It has two wide bedrooms with a queen and a full bed. In the living room is a sleeper sofa that could fit two people. It has a cozy, country ambiance with its wooden interiors and furniture. The living room, dining and kitchen area have an open layout so you can freely move around in the space. The bathroom is tiled with marble and has a toilet, vanity sink, shower and bath tub. The ceiling is vaulted making the home look more spacious and airy.

The cabin is located in Great Ferryville where you also have access to the amusement park, local restaurants, Wyalusing State Park and Mississippi River. Outdoor activities include hiking, skiing, and fishing. There’s an additional 50 USD fee for bringing a pet. You have to be at least 25 years of age to book a reservation.

Cabin by the River: Visited by Treehouse Masters!
33 reviews
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we appreciated that the kitchen had some basics like coffee filters oil and some spices
clean organized exactly like the pictures
the cabin was clean and beautiful
comfortable sofa and clean beds
super cute and clean:) loved the property
i loved the location had an amazing time
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4. Secluded chateau with nature views in Coon Valley (from USD 207)

Perfect for all seasons, this five-bedroom chateau in Wisconsin’s Coon Valley is just the place for a large family. Whether you enjoy skiing in the winter or taking long walks in the spring, there’s no shortage of fun outdoor activities for your group. Pets are definitely welcome, and amenities such as books, games, and a video library ensure your kids will find entertainment indoors too! Those who enjoy biking are advised to bring their bikes as there are plenty of trails and hills to explore on two wheels. Though the house is quite secluded, you won’t have any trouble providing meals for your party as the user-friendly kitchen is fully equipped.

Secluded, Romantic, Family Friendly And Cozy, Last House In The Valley.
271 reviews  Wifi Available
chateau / country house 18 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 18
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
everything was impeccably clean
very clean which is so appreciated and every detail taken care of
a large cozy clean house in the country in a beautiful valley
hosts were very friendly and responded promptly to questions
joan was very nice and was helpful with all the questions we had
this property is breathtaking the owners are beyond kind and the time spent here will not be forgotten
joan and jerry were very accommodating and helpful during check in and during our stay
joan was fantastic as a host
this location is one of the most beautiful places i have ever been
great place for a fall family getaway
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5. Hilltop cottage with private pond in Wisconsin Dells (from USD 460)

Renting a cabin for the summer is a beloved tradition for many families, and if you’re planning to take yours up to Wisconsin in late June, consider booking this three-bedroom property in Wisconsin Dells. With four queen beds and four single beds in the loft, there’s plenty of space for all your family members and your beloved pets, too. Lounge on the sun chairs or take a picturesque walk around the property. Too hot outside? No problem! A game room, a video library, and a pool table will surely keep you occupied until it cools down. This Vrbo rental is also wheelchair-accessible.

Cabin In The Middle Of 72 Acres ~ Private Swim Pond ~ Memorial Day to Labor Day
225 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 18 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 18
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our teenage grandsons felt the loft sleeping air mattresses could have been more comfortable
we enjoyed the openness the outdoor activities the rec room and the sleeping arrangements
a very clean and well maintained property to relax and enjoy family time
lots of land to explore and the cabin was very clean
super clean and clear with lots of frogs and turtles to observe
nathan the owner also answered questions in an appropriate amount of time and was very kind
if you're looking for a place for your family to get away this is definitely a place to consider
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6. Classic retreat with indoor and outdoor hot tubs near Ladysmith (from USD 150)

Sitting on 10 acres (4 hectares) of private land, this classic log cabin near the city of Ladysmith, Wisconsin, can comfortably sleep a family of eight and also welcomes pets. Amenities to enjoy on your vacation here include indoor and outdoor hot tubs, a gas grill for family barbecues, a game room for indoor entertainment, and high-speed WiFi to stream your current fix on Netflix. For convenience, you can opt for a housekeeper to come in and keep the place tidy. The kitchen is fully equipped, and there’s enough parking space for up to six cars.

Beautiful Ponderosa Pine Log Cabin - Northwoods Retreat On 10 Acres
194 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabin was wonderful; cozy, comfortable, and equipped with everything we needed
nice that fire wood , wifi, satellite tv are included
the beds, especially the one downstairs, were so comfortable & the bathroom was lovely! thank you!
it has air-conditioning dvd amazon fire comfy bed wi-fi a large wraparound deck and plenty of peace and quiet
it was great! the couches and beds were very comfy
can't beat it
aaron and jennifer have a wonderful property
lovely family cabin especially being able to have our dogs along and a place for them to run and play
hot tub not used
the owners were quick to respond to all communications before and during our stay
the hot tub outside was awesome as well! aaron and his wife were great hosts as well
"green canisters " not needed
we normally pack everything
close to ladysmith
no loud neighbors
online rental description needs a little updating
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7. Rustic cabin with private lake in Bowler (from USD 189)

Halt your search for family cabin resorts in Wisconsin and, instead, book your stay at this spacious and well-furnished retreat. Get some peace and quiet and some much-needed downtime away from the city at Camp Okee Dokee, where friends and family can just relax and enjoy nature’s finest. This family-style cabin has four queen and double sized bedrooms best for a max of eight people and has three baths with basic toiletries and essentials. Guests can relax and enjoy nature outdoors, or explore the wilderness with hiking, fishing, and white water rafting in the property’s private lake. The spacious and rustic cabin homestay has a hot tub, garden, and a patio for guests who just want to kick back in the cabin. Maximize your weekend escape from the noise of the bustling city and book a night or two at Camp Okee-Dokee with friends and family.

Peaceful, Quiet Retreat in the North Woods
173 reviews
cabin 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the master bedroom is large and very comfortable
plenty of room
the bedrooms were large and comfortable with lots of extra blankets and pillows
water smelled odd but tasted fine and was safe to drink
stocked with anything and everything
very spacious and clean
very nice cabin amd grounds
kim & steve are extremely responsive to questions and requests snd genuinely nice people
not only are kim and steve so nice, polite, accommodating, respectful of your privacy, they are also so helpful in giving you all of the information you need for visiting different places you would...
we enjoyed seeing the deer, eagles and other wildlife
the other 2 bedrooms are also really nice, our boys loved both of them
beautiful log cabin!
we enjoyed walks in the woods and the area in general
we definitely plan on returning for another peaceful, quiet stay in this beautiful cabin!
no wifi and no cell service (which is a good thing for a cabin)
it is the ultimate peaceful, restful spot
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8. Lovely oasis with wooded views in Dodge County (from 125 USD)

This lovely wooden house guarantees you a heavenly view of the woods. It is nestled deep in the forest where you can enjoy a springtime view of flowers, trees and all sorts of birds and woodland animals. During winter, you can enjoy snowmobiling or riding the ATV on the lake or hiking up the trails. In summer, you can enjoy communing with nature and bonfires. During fall, you enjoy the perfect weather for golfing, biking or just walking thru the woods. The nearest golf course is just a 30 minute drive.

You are allowed to bring your pet dog or cat with you but you are expected to clean up their mess. There is an extra charge if they damage the furniture or for cleaning their excess hair. The house does not allow big dogs like Pit Bulls, Rottweilers, Dobbermans or St. Bernards.

Heavens View – The Woods

Price: from 125 USD

Number of Guests: maximum of 6

9. Rustic retreat with country charm in Pepin (from 129 USD per night)

This compact little space is cute and cozy. It is just a one floor home with an open layout for the kitchen and living room area. It has two wide bedrooms that could comfortably sleep 6 people. The porch at the back is where you have your outdoor dining area and barbecue grill. There is a huge carpet of green grass surrounding the house which is ideal for the kids and dogs to run around in.

The house is located 5 blocks away from Great River Road in Pepin, Wisconsin. You have access to several outdoor activities like hunting, boating, hiking and fishing. Pepin and its surrounding villages offer a lot of dining options and interesting historical sites. This lovely compact home has a minimum stay of 5 days.

Prairie Street Retreat

Price: from 129 USD per night

Number of Guests: 6

10. Unique A-frame cabin with nature views in Quincy (from 146 USD per night)

This unique A-shaped cabin has an all new pine interior and can comfortably sleep 5 people. It has loft style bedrooms that have 2 double beds and a fold up bed. The bathroom has a toilet and shower. Outside, you have a view deck where you have a wonderful view of the trees and an outdoor fire pit where you can sit around to get some warmth while having a cup of coffee.

The newly renovated home has a minimum 3 day stay and is ideal if you want to go fishing around the area. It is located in Quincy with Castle Rock Lake Country Park close by.

Quincy Cabin Castle

Price: from 146 USD per night

Number of Guests: 5

11. Quaint home with lake views on Lake Sinissippi (from 131 USD)

This quaint little home is situated on Lake Sinissippi so you have the perfect view of the water. It has two huge bedrooms with a queen and a double bed in each room. It has two bathrooms with a toilet and combination tub and shower. You can request the owners to buy your groceries in advance for you, just reimburse them once you get there. There is satellite/cable TV, a music and video library, stereo, radio, CD and DVD player, books, internet and board games to keep everyone entertained if you are not outside enjoying the scenery.

The property has a large garden and a boat dock. You can have fun exploring the nearby forest or swimming and boating in the lake. Rent the GPS for hiking and the boat if you want to paddle in the water. The nearest town attractions are just within a 2 hour drive. There’s a museum, market, zoo and parks and bike trails nearby.

Beautiful Sunset and Heavenly View of the Lake

Price: from 131 USD

Number of Guests: 6

12. Romantic caboose rental with hot tub in De Soto (from 150 USD)

Relive your childhood and check into this amusing 1954 rail road caboose. The exterior is restored and the interiors transformed into a compact living space. Its open layout was cleverly designed to fit 4 people comfortably. The sofa bed transforms into a huge futon and there is a table with sides that fold up to accommodate more people. Right behind the caboose is a hot tub. The caboose is located within walking distance to the Mississippi River where you can swim and go fishing.

1954 Rail Road Caboose

Price: from 150 USD

Number of Guests: 4

13. Red House Hollow in Herbster (from 150 USD)

This charming red bricked cottage fits a family of 6 or two couples. It is located in Herbster village just a few blocks from Lake Superior. There are casual dining restaurants just 10 minutes away. This pet-friendly accommodation has access to the white sandy beach and a boat landing. You can enjoy outdoor water activities like boating, kayaking, windsurfing or kite sailing. The house was recently renovated with modern amenities like cable TV, air-conditioning and internet. It has 1 huge bedroom that has a queen sized bed. There are other sleeping options like the sofa in the spacious living room which converts into a sleeper. The family room has a couple of full sized sofas for extra sleeping space. The house has a view deck where you can enjoy watching sunsets or dining outdoors.

Red House Hollow

Price: from 150 USD

Number of Guests: 6

14. Summer home with a boat in Boulder Junction (from 200 USD)

Your summer retreat is extra special once you rent this cabin, which is part of the Fishtrap Lake Resort. It is situated in Boulder Junction, Vilas County amidst the best hiking and snowmobile trails. The rental is surrounded by a lush forest and greets you with a view of Fishtrap Lake.

The cabin has a dining area, complete kitchen, a living room, a bathroom with a shower and two spacious bedrooms. The bedrooms sleep 6 people with comfy double beds and twin single beds in each room. It’s your perfect private getaway because it is secluded and you have your own sandy beach and pier fronting the lake. The place provides heat in the cabin during winter but there is no air-conditioning. There are overhead ceiling fans to keep you cool during summer. The cabin is ideal for a family outing if you want to train your kids with the bare basics. They can learn how to fish and swim in the lake, go hiking and hunting or take a trail hike or go biking in the surrounding areas. You have to stay for a minimum of 6 days in this location.

Summer home with a boat

Price: from 200 USD

Number of Guests: 6

15. Lovely apartment in Mississippi Rivertown Historic District (from 165 USD)

The apartment rental is the entire second floor of this gorgeous stately home. You have your own private entrance complete with a kitchen, pantry and dining room. It is fully furnished with Victorian furniture that gives it an old-worldy vibe. The rooms are spacious with a king size bed in the master bedroom and a double bed in the second bedroom. The apartment has natural lighting coming from its numerous windows. You have a panoramic view of historic churches and homes and the surrounding trees.

It’s located in a quiet but charming neighborhood in the Cass/King Historic district just 12 blocks away from the Mississippi River. This is very near the Downtown LaCross district and an easy walk to the finest shops and restaurants. It’s your home base if you want to do some hiking, trailing, biking and skiing. You have access to scenic views of the Trempealeau and Vernon counties which are called the Tuscany of the Midwest.

Lovely Apartment in Mississippi Rivertown Historic District

Price: from 165 USD

Number of Guests: 7

16. Couples' retreat homestay cabin with a patio and deck in Readstown

Enjoy a short trip away from the city and stay at this rustic couples retreat homestay big enough for four guests. Make the most out of your weekend getaway and enjoy your night’s sleep on a queen-sized bed in the upper loft and an extra foldable futon on the main level. Utilize the 400 sqft (37.16 sqm) property’s provided amenities, from internet access, TV, air conditioning, and free parking space within the premises. The bathroom and kitchen has ample space and have complete toiletries, cookware, and electrical cooking equipment respectively. Pets are also welcome to this hidden gem of a cabin, best for small families who are off to escape the city hustle for a while.

Perfect Couples Retreat! Quiet Cabin in the Woods with Kickapoo River Access
86 reviews
cabin 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
initially the cabin had no wifi, radio, or tv but the owner provided a hot spot and was able to have cable/internet installed halfway through our stay
no wifi (desirable in our case)
we liked having a small place but with the conveniences like a full-size fridge and a small, but well appointed kitchen(ette)
the cabin is small but cozy, we immediately felt at home when we arrived
we chose to be lazy and ate at the very nice restaurant down the road
it is very clean and comfortable
the owner was very responsive and communicative
steve was very helpful and responsive to our questions
overall this was a good rental, besides a lil miss-communication with the key, steve was very prompt with instructions
i took my wife here for her b-day and when we pulled up she was even more excited then i excepted
the owner was very responsive and the condition of the cabin was perfect
cell phone connectivity is a challenge with the hills and valley of the area
the cabin itself is secluded and charming, and we really liked the loft sleeping area (though be warned that the steps are pretty steep)
leaves were beautiful! so relaxing!
we really enjoyed morning coffee on the veranda and the comfort of this quaint, little cabin
close to state parks and village of viroqua, you have amenities and adventure close by
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17. Perfect ranch home in Lambert

This accommodation is just walking distance to the football field if you are in town to watch the Packers play. You can also invite your friends to come with you or just stay home and watch the football game. There’s enough parking on the property. This ranch style, single-level home has 4 huge bedrooms which can accommodate a group or family of 10 people. The rooms have either king or queen beds. The house also has a wide patio where you can enjoy an outdoor grill with family and friends. The house was recently renovated so it is newly painted with new flooring and countertops.

Walk to Lambeau and enjoy the comfort of home in this 4 bedroom house.
14 reviews
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the neighbors were nice as we were all vikings fans and they joked with us a bit
four big comfortable beds and two large leather couches
the house is large and clean
nice comfortable clean home within walking distance to lambeau
very clean houses with lots of places to sit and only a 10-15 min walk from the stadium
nice place clean had 9 people and everyone had hot water
the owner jonathan was very flexible in our arrival date which really was helpful
great communication from owner throughout our stay
the location is fantastic and was central to all the activities we picked
the house is in a great location
well appointed and so close to lambeau field we enjoyed the backyard and the park close by
newly remodeled nice house about a 10-15 minute walk to lambeau field
great location to enjoy a packer victory thanks jonathan we would definitely stay here again
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Enjoy a country-style vacation

One of the pleasures of taking a vacation in the country is you get disconnected from the stress of modern living. Most of these Vrbos in Wisconsin provide you a breathtaking view of the lakes and the forest where you can relax and breathe in the fresh air. Some of these rentals may be a long drive away, but for a well-furnished family cabin or a pet-friendly lakehouse rental in Wisconsin, the trip is definitely worth it.

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