Where to stay near Lake Michigan?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,484 holiday rentals near Lake Michigan. From 4,817 Houses to 2,617 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lake Michigan is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake Michigan?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lake Michigan. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Chicago: 1,144 holiday rentals
  • Traverse City: 1,281 holiday rentals
  • Michigan: 9,317 holiday rentals
  • Wisconsin: 4,389 holiday rentals
  • Illinois: 1,955 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lake Michigan! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lake Michigan?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Lake Michigan with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Chicago: 1,144 holiday homes
  • Traverse City: 1,281 holiday homes
  • Saugatuck: 629 holiday homes
  • Green Bay: 107 holiday homes
  • South Haven: 852 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Lake Michigan?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Lake Michigan are:

  • Holland, MI (HLM-Park Township): 863 holiday houses
  • Valparaiso, IN (VPZ-Porter County Municipal): 80 holiday houses
  • Sturgis, MI (IRS-Kirsch Municipal): 51 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Lake Michigan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Lake Michigan. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore: 326 holiday rentals
  • Torch Lake Park: 962 holiday rentals
  • Grant Park: 822 holiday rentals
  • Sleeping Bear Dunes: 1,347 holiday rentals
  • The Shallows Resort: 375 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Michigan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Lake Michigan

The lake and riverfront provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Lake Michigan. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its skyscrapers and boating. For a bit of culture, visit Milwaukee Art Museum, Charles Allis Art Museum or Discovery World. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Sightseeing in and around Lake Michigan

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Lake Michigan a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hemlock Golf Club (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • West Michigan Fairgrounds (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Amber Elk Ranch (21.1 mi / 33.9 km)
  • Jomagrha Vineyards and Winery (23.4 mi / 37.6 km)
  • Orchard Beach State Park (25.5 mi / 41 km)
  • Golden Sands Golf Course (28.8 mi / 46.3 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Lake Michigan

Lake Michigan is famous for its panoramic lake views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lake Michigan is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ludington State Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Stearns Park Beach (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Ludington Waterfront Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Buttersville Park (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • First Street Beach (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Douglas Park (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)