Where to stay around Lake Leelanau?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 570 holiday lettings near Lake Leelanau. From 250 houses to 131 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lake Leelanau is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes: 1,081 holiday lettings
  • Leelanau Sands Casino: 1,026 holiday lettings
  • Mt. Holiday Ski Area: 1,081 holiday lettings
  • Traverse City Beach: 1,184 holiday lettings
  • The Leelanau Club at Bahle Farms: 1,331 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Leelanau 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 houses in Lake Leelanau?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 250 houses in Lake Leelanau. Our other popular types of Lake Leelanau holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 131 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 81 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 29 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lake Leelanau?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Lake Leelanau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Lake Leelanau, USA your home away from home

    This gigantic mass of water also known as Carp Lake covers a staggering 8,608 acres and has a length of 21 miles. It is found in the state of Michigan, and more specifically in the county of Leelanau. The Leelanau Peninsula is one of the most picturesque places in America and it offers visitors plenty to see as well as a host of outdoor activities. Both young and old will find activities to suit their personal tastes here. Beautiful lakefront homes, lovely cottages and charming log cabins are the most common modes of accommodation available here.

    Things to do on holiday to Lake Leelanau, USA

    There is plenty awaiting visitors to Lake Leelanau in terms of recreation. It really just depends on what tickles their fancy. Those among them who love bikes can hire them and use them to go round the dedicated trails there. Hiking trails are also available to those who would rather enjoy the splendid scenery while walking. Fishing and boating are there for those into water sports.

    When the hunger pangs strike, visitors will find that they have a variety of restaurants to choose from. Many who have been to the Leelanau area recommend Trish?s Dishes as a place that serves tantalizing repasts at pocket-friendly prices. The ingredients used for each meal are fresh and organic and many locals visit the place so it?s a great place to socialise.

    Places to visit on holiday to Lake Leelanau, USA

    The Fountain Point, located in Suttons Bay Township, is the site of a fountain of sparkling spring water which is found along the lake. A recreational resort has been built there which is privately owned but open to the public. Among the activities available there are swimming, tennis and a number of other indoor and outdoor activities. They also serve some nice meals there. It?s interesting to think that such pleasure can be had at the scene of disappointment of the oil prospector who in effect created this spring in his quest for black gold.

    Visitors with a taste for fine wine will want to pay a visit to 45 North Vineyard. Not only will they be able to sample an assortment of delicious wines, they will become well informed on the different kinds of wines and the process of preparing them. There are other wineries in the area should visitors want a different experience.

    Weather in Lake Leelanau, USA

    While the locale boasts moderate weather, winters can get rather chilly with January and February seeing temperatures as low as -11°C. As with the rest of the country, Lake Leelanau and its environs begin to get warmer from April and in summer temperatures climax at around 27°C. Summer also sees the most rainfall; showers of over 120mm are recorded in August.

    Travel to Lake Leelanau, USA

    Situated a mere 17 miles from Lake Leelanau is the area?s main gateway to the world, the Traverse City Airport. It serves regional carriers such as Delta Airlines and US Airways. On arrival here visitors can get transport in the form of cabs or hire cars from car rental firms such as Hertz, Avis, Budget and National.

    Sightseeing in and around Lake Leelanau

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Lake Leelanau a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • The Leelanau Club at Bahle Farms (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
    • Gill's Pier Vineyard & Winery (6 mi / 9.6 km)
    • Ciccone Vineyard and Winery (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
    • Bel Lago Winery (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
    • Manitou Passage Golf Club (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
    • Good Neighbor Organic Vineyard and Winery (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Lake Leelanau

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lake Leelanau is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Van's Beach (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Grand Traverse Bay (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
    • Haserot Beach (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
    • Clinch Park (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
    • Traverse City Beach (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
    • Bryant Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)