Known simply as Alex to locals, Alexandria begs a visit for its famous Grape Stomp, apple fests, and exciting outdoor recreation. Its Viking connection pleases culture travelers. Come visit with an Alexandria MN cabin rental.
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Best Vacation Home Deals in Alexandria
Discover a vacation home that matches your expectations among the 335 welcoming options from 5 vacation rental websites in Alexandria. By directly analyzing these vacation rentals, HomeToGo highlights the lowest prices and the most popular properties in Alexandria.
Top-Rated Rentals and Accommodations in Alexandria
Recommended Vacation Rentals in Alexandria
Find your perfect vacation rental in Alexandria: from $76 per night
Budget-friendly Vacation Rentals in Alexandria
Vacation Houses With Pools
Make a splash on your next vacation! Over 45% of in Alexandria vacation rentals have a swimming pool.
Dog-Friendly Vacation Rentals
Bring Fido on your next trip and book a stay in one of these pet-friendly rentals in Alexandria!
Best vacation rentals with a balcony
Looking for a home with a balcony? Check out these vacation homes in Alexandria with their own private patios and balconies.
Popular Rental Amenities in Alexandria
Filters are conveniently available so you can find the perfect rental in Alexandria. You can easily find a property fitting your needs in Alexandria if you need internet access during your vacation or you want to tune out with some TV time, as most accommodations offer "Internet" and "TV." Plan your vacation in advance if you want a rental with a balcony or a patio or you travel with your pet. There are just 27 listed rentals including "Balcony/Patio" and 29 accommodations providing "Pets allowed."
The Weather in Alexandria
Check out our climate diagram to find the perfect month for your vacation. July is the warmest month of the year in Alexandria with temperatures reaching a maximum average of 81°. January is the coolest month, with average minimal temperature reaching 5°. The rainiest month is December while the driest month is September.
7-Day Weather Forecast in Alexandria
Accommodations for your vacation in Alexandria
Known for its chef-driven restaurants and independently owned eateries, Alexandria treats gourmands to ice cream bars, vintage pubs, and fine dining establishments. Savor a hearty breakfast of French toast, fluffy pancakes, and omelets at Downtown Diner.
Housed inside an old railroad depot, Depot Express lets diners watch bikers and runners glide down the Central Lakes Trail. Visitors with a sweet tooth will love Roers Family Bakery. Rooted in the European baking tradition, it serves delicious traditional German cookies, coffee cake, and brownies.
With over 200 lakes in the region, Alexandria is the perfect spot to land a trophy fish. There's also the wide and scenic 55-mile Central Lakes Trail, which weaves through lush woodlands, grasslands, and farm country.
Ten miles from Alexandria is Lake Carlos State Park, sculpted by glaciers eons ago. The park lends itself to horse riding, swimming, boating, fishing, hiking, and even skiing during winter. The Glacial Ridge Trail Scenic Byway merits special mention for the pristine lakes, historic sites, wineries, and independent restaurants along the route.
Fruit stomps and more
Regaled for its community spirit, Alexandria boasts a fun cultural calendar. The Vikingland Band Festival, held in June, is the Midwest's most acclaimed summer marching band competition. You could also check out the Douglas County Fair, which features livestock, rides, food, and live entertainment.
September's Grape Stomp unfolds at the scenic Carlos Creek Winery. Expect three days of music, good food, costumes, and of course, stomping of over 10,000 pounds of grapes. This celebration is followed by Applefest, featuring apple sampling, horse-drawn wagon rides, quilt shows, and pie-eating contests.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Alexandria?
On average, a House rental or Cabin in Alexandria costs $76 per night.
How many vacation rentals are available to book in Alexandria?
April has the highest amount of available House rental and Cabin in Alexandria, so you can expect plenty of offers, even for last-minute bookings.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Alexandria?
Most travelers search for Internet, TV, and Yard when booking a vacation rental in Alexandria.
How many vacation rentals are in Alexandria?
Discover 335 vacation rentals available to book in Alexandria.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Alexandria?
If traveling with a dog in Alexandria, 8% of vacation rentals allow pets.
What's the best time of year to travel to Alexandria?
Alexandria has its warmest time of year around July and August, with average nightly prices being around $76.
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