The above is a climate diagram for Brainerd. During July, maximum temperatures go up to more than 80° Conversely, January is the coolest month in Brainerd, with temperatures going under 3° The rainiest month is December while the driest month is September.
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The above filters will help you find the ideal rental in Brainerd. Brainerd is the perfect spot to look for an accommodation if you want to tune out with some TV time or you need internet access during your vacation, as the most common amenities are "TVs" and "internet." You can also look for a vacation rental in Brainerd if you want to hang out and relax outside as 11 of the rentals there provide "yards."
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Accommodations for your vacation in Brainerd
In Brainerd, hotel rooms are the most prevalent vacation accommodation type. Additionally, they have an average size of 310 ft² and a median price of $109 a night. Moreover, these rentals are ideal for 3 it represents the average number of guests hotel rooms can accommodate in Brainerd. Users interested in something else will also find many house rentals, which are the second most popular type of accommodation in Brainerd. The average size of house rentals in Brainerd is 2,000 ft², and the average price is $418 a night.
Explore Minnesota's lake and resort land at vacation homes in Brainerd
Travel way up north to cozy Brainerd log cabin rentals in the heart of Lake Country, sheltered by towering Norway Pines and outfitted with private fishing docks.
Land of 10,000 lakes
At long-time local favorite Mickey's Pizza & Subs, you can enjoy a picnic along another body of water – the grand Mississippi River. Try their soups of the day (beer cheese, anyone?) on chillier days, and a box lunch with a smoked turkey half sub, chips and cookie, before walking a few blocks to Kiwanis Park on the river.
Back on always fun Gull Lake, watch boats whiz by at dockside Ernie's on Gull boasting its own marina and live music on their spacious deck. Feel like a true blue Minnesotan while munching on pan-fried walleye cooked to perfection and served with classic wild rice risotto.
Of giants and crows
Feel like Jack and the beanstalk in Brainerd, hometown of giant Paul Bunyan and his trusty companion, Babe the Blue Ox. Paul Bunyan Land promises to amuse all ages while telling tall tales through rides, games, a recreated pioneer village, and, of course, the stars themselves.
Children will get a thrill at stepping into a former jail cell from the state's early days in the late 1800s. Crow Wing County Museum & Library also brings kids back to those wild settler days, from the other end of the law, at the county sheriff's residence.
The great outdoors
Brainerd's blessed with being near literally hundreds of lakes, so if you have trouble choosing which one to start with, see several from mystical Pillsbury State Forest including large and loved Gull Lake. Take a trail ride with Outback Ranch to sightsee.
Experience the water up closer with the help of Minnesota Surf Company rentals. A special fishing kayak lets you zip around backwaters and marshes. Or show off your superb balancing skills on a stand up paddle board.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Brainerd?
On average, a Hotel rooms or House rentals in Brainerd costs $82 per night.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Brainerd?
If you're looking to book a vacation rental in Brainerd, the most common amenities others search for are houses with TVs, internet, and cribs.
How many vacation rentals are in Brainerd?
Brainerd has 81 Hotel rooms and House rentals on offer to rent.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Brainerd?
Finding a cabin rental in Brainerd that allows dogs is definitely possible, with 3 pet-friendly homes on offfer.
What's the best time of year to travel to Brainerd?
July and August are typically the warmest months in Brainerd with temperatures around 80 °F. January and February in Brainerd are the coldest, with 3 °F on average.
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