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The Coolest VRBO Rentals in Lake Geneva, WI Featuring Lakefront Homes, Private Pools, Hot Tubs & More!

It’s never too late to plan a quick weekend trip in Wisconsin to destress. A private and cozy getaway that’s close to nature and calm waters sure makes for a memorable vacation, and Lake Geneva in Wisconsin is just the ticket!

Lake Geneva is a prime hub of resorts, waterparks, spas, golf resorts, and outdoor activities, not to mention expert picks on world-class restaurants, shopping, and entertainment. The city never runs out of enjoyable things to do, and there’s always something for every tourist for each season.

Fall in love with Lake Geneva and discover some of the best VRBO stays below—from cabins, cottages, lakefront homes, to lodges and more!

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The Coolest VRBO Rentals in Lake Geneva

Golf & Lake Retreat w/ Fire Pit & Pool Table! 5/5(3 reviews)

Lake retreat house with pool

A wonderful home base featuring 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms with a full kitchen, game room, patio, and communal pool. Guests can also drive to the public beaches nearby or go golfing. For the wine connoisseurs, they can visit Studio Winery (7.4 miles), Apple Barn Orchard & Winery (10.7 miles), and Staller Estate Winery (16.2 miles).

NEW! Luxe Custom Barn w/ Theater & Fitness Room!

Luxe Custom Barn w/ Theater & Fitness Room

This custom-built barn is made with the original barn wood, and boasts 6 bedrooms, 6.5 baths, and grand style! Located just 7.7 miles to Lake Geneva Center. In warm weather, rent a boat, hit the beach in Fontana, golf, or hike in Kishwauketoe Nature Conservancy on the 26-mile lake path. Come winter, enjoy Wilmot Mountain Ski Resort or Alpine Valley, and after action-packed days, relax with a barbecue on the deck and a movie night in the theater room.

maxwell mansion designer

Unique home designed by the creator of Maxwell Mansion with an ADULT TREEHOUSE

Designed by the creator of Maxwell Mansion and Baker House, this eclectic and inviting home is a country oasis in the heart of town. It features a large dining room, classic eat in kitchen, media room with large screen tv, game room with pool table, ping pong, wet bar & bath, library and laundry room. On 1 ACRE with beautiful trees, back deck, barbecue grill, flagstone patio, large outdoor fire pit and an amazing new ADULT TREEHOUSE. (This would be the coolest home for Instagram-worthy photos, too!)

Sleek modern house with pool VRBO Lake Geneva
Sleek modern house with pool

A sleek and modern 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom property that’s also available for monthly rental. It’s ideal for a family or group of friends wanting a home base in Lake Geneva for the time being. It features over three pools, tennis courts, two playgrounds, guarded gate security, and miles of grand hiking trails and breathtaking nature views.

Secluded house with pool and nature views

Guests looking for a homestay vibe can relax in this 4-bedroom private house with over 3.5 acres of surrounding nature. It has a well-equipped kitchen, outdoor decks, swimming pool, and pool table for entertainment. Enjoy cocktails by the exposed decks or tea at the covered veranda just off the living room.

Lakefront Home in Lake Geneva! Private Beach, Pier, Fun, Family Friendly!
Lakefront home in Lake Geneva with private beach and pier

Experience luxury lake living in this beautiful 7-bedroom, 4-bathroom home with over four floors of living space. The property’s expansive yard leads to the beach and pier, and it features a large kitchen, spacious living room with breathtaking views of the lake, and a large deck with a barbecue grill. There’s also a game room for the kids at the third floor and a patio with a retractable awning to enjoy some afternoon sun.

120-year-old carriage house with outdoor pool

This 120-year-old structure was the carriage house for the renowned Laramoor estate. In 2001, it was renovated & repurposed into 15 great condos. From the moment you see the magnificent oversized wooden main entry doors, you will know this building and the luxury suites are special indeed. You can use both Linn and Robinson Hillside beaches, piers, and boat launching facilities just 3 blocks away. It’s perfect for an adventure, romantic weekend, shopping spree, or just time to wind down and relax. Lake Geneva has everything for any kind of getaway!

Fontana-on-Geneva Lake Home with Amazing Amenities!
Open-concept home with pool

A cozy open-concept home that sleeps up to 12 persons in its 5-bedroom, 3-bathroom setting. Set up in a private location within Abbey Springs, the home features a well-stocked kitchen, jacuzzi, pool, and plenty of rooms and outdoor activities to keep guest entertained throughout their stay.

Large, unique bungalow steps from everything downtown Lake Geneva has to offer!

Large, unique bungalow steps from everything downtown Lake Geneva 

Built in 1902, this home consists of two rental spaces, each with its own private entrance and exit. This historical gem is close to the beach, restaurants and dining, family-friendly activities, and nightlife. You’ll enjoy all this lake town has to offer ~ plus serenity. The ambiance and the neighborhood are two things that set this home apart from the competition.

Lake Geneva Home with Private Beach, Pier, Fire Pit, Golf, Fun Times on the Lake

5-bedroom lakefront home with private beach

A 5-bedroom, fully-furnished home with a stunning 180-degree views of Lake Como. A private beach access also awaits guests year-round for boating, tubing, swimming, fishing, and more. The property also has a wrap-around deck with seating area and outdoor fireplace for guests to enjoy any time of the day.

2-bedroom luxury log cabin with hot tub VRBO Lake Geneva

2-bedroom luxury log cabin with hot tub

A large, beautiful, and well-maintained 2-bedroom log cabin with a huge deck close to Lake Beulah. Make the most out of a quick weekend getaway with the cabin’s oversized rooms, loft, gourmet kitchen, pool table, and hot tub. There’s also a screened-in porch with tables and chairs to bask in the summertime.

Ultimate Beach House with Cabana, Private Piers and Beaches

Ultimate Beach House with Cabana, Private Piers and Beaches

This home has been painstakingly remodeled from top to bottom, and you will find comfortable and stylish decor throughout. Situated on the Watersedge grounds, this is your private oasis complete with two private sandy beaches, a private pier for docking a boat and a private fishing pier. There’s a sprawling yard with plenty of room for yard games or picnicking and a private lakefront cabana with indoor/outdoor bar, wrap-around deck, bathroom, living room and kitchenette. 

Scenic 2-bedroom cabin getaway with hot tub lake geneva
Scenic 2-bedroom cabin getaway with hot tub

A newly-renovated rustic hideaway featuring 2 bright and cozy bedrooms, hot tub, stone-stacked fireplace, and hand-crafted furniture near a lake. There’s also an enclosed deck where guests can dine outside or hang back with an evening cocktail or tea.

Fontana-on-Geneva Lake Beautifully Updated Log Cabin with Golf Cart! - Abbey Springs Lake House

Beautiful log cabin with pool

This updated log cabin is a home away from home for the entire family. Its 5 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms accommodate up to 12 persons. It also has a large deck in the back overlooking a beautifully wooded lot. Included in the rental are beach chairs and a golf cart to explore the community.

Secluded cabin within walking distance of the beach

Secluded cabin within walking distance of the beach

This newly-remodeled 2-bedroom cabin welcomes guests looking for a memorable stay in Fontana. It comfortably sleeps up to six persons and has a fully-equipped kitchen to enjoy meals. It also has a screened-in porch with grill to prep for a great dinner at the spacious backyard in front.

3-bedroom, 1-bathroom vacation rental cottage

3-bedroom, 1-bathroom vacation rental cottage

Marvel at the spectacle that’s Lake Geneva Ice Castles in this 1,200-square-foot rental cottage featuring three bedrooms, a spacious deck, and a fire pit. It’s tucked in behind big trees for guests’ total privacy and has a cozy sunroom with exposed wood ceilings overlooking the front yard.

Enjoy a stay at this club cottage in the private community of Geneva National
Modern club cottage

A comfy 2-bedroom club cottage updated with modern touches. It’s also in walking distance to the association swim and racquet club and is nearby Geneva National clubhouse. The open floor plan and dining space makes for an intimate dinner party among friends or family.

4-bedroom luxury lodge with panoramic lake views

4-bedroom luxury lodge with panoramic lake views

A cozy getaway retreat is found in this 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom luxury lodge with a well-equipped kitchen, outdoor deck, stone fireplace, and game area. The property features a 25 ft. vaulted, spruce ceilings and hardwood floors and has over 3 acres of nature and wildlife views.

Cozy Romantic Lake Geneva Getaway
Cozy romantic condo with pool

This 1-bedroom condo bears a historic charm visible in its carriage doors (former Loramoor Estate), and is the perfect place for a romantic getaway or a relaxing retreat. Amenities include a semi-private outdoor pool, full kitchen, big screen TV, WiFi, and more. It’s also nearby to local restaurants and attractions including the Linn Township boat launch just a few blocks away.

Abbey Springs condo with pool access Lake Geneva VRBO

Abbey Springs condo with pool access

This modest 2-bedroom condo is nestled in the trees for guests to enjoy being one with nature; it’s also equipped with modern amenities for a memorable stay. Access to Abbey Springs amenities like pools, gym, game room, and restaurants are also available onsite.

Secluded cottage in the woods close to Fontana Beach
Secluded cottage in the woods close to Fontana Beach

This 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom cottage guarantees total privacy for a group getaway. It comes fully equipped with amenities for a convenient stay and is located just a mile from downtown Fontana. There’s also a beach and marina with rentable boats to explore the local surroundings.

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Studio villa with pool Lake Geneva
Studio villa with pool

A cozy 1-bedroom villa nestled in a beautiful and scenic Wisconsin setting. Guests wanting privacy with the added convenience of resort amenities will find this place fitting. It has a full kitchen, spacious living area, and a queen-size bed. There’s also a pool and outdoor fire pit area complete with furnishing for a fun barbecue or dinner outdoors.

Which of these VRBO rentals in Lake Geneva is your favorite? Let me know in the comments!

The Coolest VRBO Rentals in Lake Geneva, WI Featuring Lakefront Homes, Private Pools, Hot Tubs & More!


  1. You’re going to laugh because we are seriously thinking of going somewhere this summer to escape the heat. And I bet WI would be the place to go!!

    1. haveclotheswilltravel says:

      That is awesome!! Haha, I can promise Wisconsin will not disappoint when it comes to cooler weather. Definitely hit me up if you do decide to come this way!

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