Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Mancelona

The mountains, lake and riverfront are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Mancelona. This relaxing and walkable city is well known for its skiing, golfing and horse riding. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Mancelona

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Mancelona a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Chief Golf Course (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Grandview Golf Club (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Black Forest Golf Course (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Twin Birch Golf Course (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Timber Wolf Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Gaylord Country Club (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)

Seasonal weather in Mancelona

Travellers enjoy Mancelona for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in December, January, February or March, when snowfall averages 108.17 inches and temperatures average -10°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Mancelona

Travellers enjoy Mancelona for its mountain views and lakeside setting. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Mancelona is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Torch Lake Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Pine Baron Pathway (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Torch Lake (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Otsego Lake State Park (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Bavarian Falls Park (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Gaylord's City Elk Park (18.7 mi / 30 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Mancelona

Fly into Traverse City, MI (TVC-Cherry Capital), the closest airport, located 29.8 mi (47.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Mancelona?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 362 holiday rentals near Mancelona. From 100 Cottages to 100 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mancelona for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Mancelona?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Mancelona. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Monument Golf Course: 1,156 holiday rentals
  • Belvedere Golf Club: 946 holiday rentals
  • Ostego Golf Club: 375 holiday rentals
  • The Legend: 751 holiday rentals
  • Huron-Manistee National Forest: 370 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mancelona listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Mancelona?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 100 Cottages in Mancelona. Our other popular types of Mancelona holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 100 holiday houses
  • Houses: 115 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 101 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Lodges and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mancelona?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 158 holiday homes with pool available in Mancelona. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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