Perfect escapes: Vacation rentals in Vilas County

Published: March 24, 2022

Looking for that home away from home in Vilas County—a place where you can enjoy the beauty of northern Wisconsin more fully?

There are affordable and beautiful rental options that offer a complete Vilas County vacation experience, whether you’re looking to escape for a weekend, a week or longer. Here’s where to find a perfect getaway in the Northwoods of Wisconsin.


If you’re looking for a comfortable vacation property in St. Germain or Eagle River, look no further than Hiller. With numerous homes in Vilas County, they can help you find the perfect option, including two-bedroom cabins to large executive homes on some of the area’s most sought-after lakes. Need a boat for your vacation? Hiller can take care of that too—they rent fishing boats, kayaks, paddleboards and pontoon boats.

Hiller makes finding and booking a property stress-free. View their online gallery and see all the details before you make your reservation, and when you are ready to book, Hiller’s online system makes the process easy.

If you own a Northwoods property and could use some management assistance, Hiller can help with that as well.


Located on the South Bay of Little St. Germain Lake, Serenity Bay welcomes guests to comfortable, well-equipped lakeside cabins and townhomes with two or three bedrooms. The beautiful grounds feature nearly 600 feet of sandy shoreline on Little St. Germain Lake.

All cabins are either located on the beach or just a short walk away and have stone or brick fireplaces and large decks or screened-in porches. The townhomes offer a bit more space than the cabins—they have three bedrooms and two full bathrooms—and feature gas fireplaces, washers and dryers and patios. Nine of the cabins and townhomes are open year-round.

Serenity Bay also has tennis, pickleball and basketball courts, a playground, beach toys, a gift shop, game room, boat slips and more.


Skyview Lodge & Supper Club in Presque Isle is a welcoming property that has a 14-unit lodge on the southern shores of Boot Lake.

Guests can choose from standard rooms with a full bath and two queen beds or suites that have two queen beds, a hide-a-bed, and two full baths, as well as a full kitchen. All rooms have TVs, fridges, microwaves, and coffee makers.

If you’re hungry, pop on over to the restaurant, which offers supper club favorites like pork chops, steaks, ribs and a traditional fish fry on Fridays. The restaurant also has a full bar and lounge with a fieldstone fireplace—it’s the perfect place to relax after a long day of exploring the Northwoods.