Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Mackinac Island

Enjoy the history and other features of Mackinac Island. Renowned for its island views, cycling and horse riding, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Mackinac Island

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Travellers enjoy Mackinac Island for its cycling, horse riding and hiking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Mackinac Island has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Jewel Golf Course (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Wings of Mackinac Butterfly Conservatory (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Wawashkamo Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • St. Ignace Golf and Country Club (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Totem Village (7.5 mi / 12 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mackinac Island

Travellers enjoy Mackinac Island for its island views and lakeside setting. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Mackinac Island. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arch Rock (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Mackinac Island State Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Straits State Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Bridge View Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Marquette Mission Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Wawatam Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Mackinac Island

Fly into Mackinac Island, MI (MCD), the closest airport, located 1.3 mi (2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Pellston, MI (PLN-Pellston Regional), which is 20.8 mi (33.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Mackinac Island?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 163 holiday lettings around Mackinac Island. From 64 houses to 72 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Mackinac Island? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Mackinac Island. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Richard & Jane Manoogian Mackinac Art Museum: 170 holiday lettings
  • The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World: 170 holiday lettings
  • Biddle House: 170 holiday lettings
  • Fort Mackinac: 170 holiday lettings
  • Haunted Theatre: 170 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mackinac Island listed on 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 Mackinac Island?

Yes, of course. offers 64 Houses in Mackinac Island. Our other popular types of Mackinac Island holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 72 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 72 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 19 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mackinac Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Mackinac Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.