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Holiday Acres Resort on Lake Thompson

Autumn is a favorite time for many to visit to witness the gorgeous colors of Mother Nature.
Enjoy breathtaking views from throughout the resort.
Enjoy this stunning room and the professional staff for your next meeting or celebration.
Enjoy a swim in beautiful Lake Thompson or a relaxing day at the beach.
Sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery of the Northwoods.
There are plenty of Snowmobile Trails to get out and enjoy!
Holiday Acres is open year round
View Website Favorite (3) 4060 South Shore Drive - Rhinelander, WI 54501
Information: 715-369-1500
Toll Free: 800-261-1500

Resort is Open Year Round. Call for Restaurant hours. Stable open Memorial Day - Labor Day

Nestled among tall trees on the shores of beautiful Lake Thompson, our vast acres of playgrounds have been a welcoming destination for generations of vacationers for more than 60 years. Providing you with a relaxing and enjoyable Wisconsin vacation is the Zambon family tradition. Featuring spring wildflowers, summer breezes, blazing autumn colors, and crystal clear winters at our Wisconsin vacation resort, Holiday Acres spills over with happy times for our guests year round. Midwest Living Magazine readers voted Holiday Acres among the top Wisconsin Vacation destinations that families love most in the entire Midwest.  

Holiday Acres can help you kick back and relax no matter the season! From the crisp fall days with the stunning colors to the crunchy snow and cozy fires. Bring the family for every season to enjoy some of the activities we have listed below. We have added yoga to try for free during the summer! Don't forget to ask the front desk about our scavenger hunt!

  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Features
    • Disabled Access
    • On Water
    • Boating Services Available
    • Pets Welcome/Inquire
  • Meals Served
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Pool
    • Yes
  • Difficulty
    • Easy
    • Medium
    • Hard
  • Canoe
    • Yes
  • Fish Type
    • Musky
    • Northern Pike
    • Panfish
    • Walleye
  • Number of Bedrooms
    • 1 Bedroom
    • 2 Bedrooms
    • 3 Bedrooms or more
  • On-site Hotel/Motel Amenities
    • Fitness Center
    • Pool/Waterpark
    • Boat Rentals
    • Restaurant
  • Snowshoeing
    • Yes
  • Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
    • Groomed
    • Tracked
    • Flat
    • Hilly
    • Open
    • Wooded
  • Rental
    • Yes
  • Shopping Type
    • Specialty Shop
  • Restaurant Type
    • American
    • Fish Fry
    • Seafood
    • Steak
    • Supper club
  • Canoeing, Kayaking and SUP Services Available
    • Rentals
  • Fishing style
    • Ice
  • On-site Cabins/Cottages Amenities
    • Boat Rentals
    • Boat Launch
  • AC
    • Yes
  • Trail Length (miles)
    • 5
  • Beach
    • Yes
  • On-site Resort Amenities
    • Fitness Center
    • Boat Launch
    • Boat Rentals
    • Pool/Waterpark
    • Restaurant
  • Cabin Amenities
    • Fireplace
    • High-Speed Internet Access
    • TV

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Travel Green Wisconsin Certified


Certified: (Req. 30 Points)

To be certified through Travel Green Wisconsin, all participants must achieve at least 30 points on the Travel Green Wisconsin Checklist. The more points a business attains, the greener they are in their operations.

Green Innovations

Bicycles, canoes and kayaks are available to rentLocal food products, such as cranberries, wild rice, and maple syrup, are purchasedBusiness participates in the Clean Boats, Clean Waters programA newsletter for guests is produced providing information about energy conservation practicesHoliday Acres conserves and preserves natural resources through careful stewardship of thousands of acres of forest and lakefront property