Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Clarkston

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Clarkston. This city's kayaking, skiing and water skiing draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Clarkston

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Clarkston a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pine Knob Ski Resort (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Waterford Oaks Waterpark (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Mt. Holly (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Oakland Hills Country Club (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • The Captain's Club at Woodfield (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Clarkston

The nearest airport is in Pontiac, MI (PTK-Oakland County Intl.), located 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Flint, MI (FNT-Bishop Intl.), which is 24.5 mi (39.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Clarkston?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 92 holiday lettings around Clarkston. From 53 houses to 9 flats & apartments, 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.

Can I rent a lakefront property in Clarkston?

If you're in search of a peaceful pause, it’s time to spend some time lakeside. You'll feel like you're at summer camp — no singing Kumbaya necessary. HomeAway has 21 getaway rentals close to lakes ready to be booked. After a different setting? See if any of our other properties tickle your fancy. Our range here includes:

  • 17 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 17 shore-front holiday accommodation options.
  • 15 lake-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Clarkston in a large group?

There's nothing quite as exciting as being somewhere entirely new with family and friends. And the good news is HomeAway has options to suit big groups. Presently, house holiday rentals are popular for big groups of travellers here, and we have 9 available on our database. The lodging options that are perfect for large numbers in the area include:

  • On the lookout for properties that can hold 6 guests? We have 26 that will fit the bill. The prices start from £72 per night.
  • Keen to find a holiday rental for 8 guests? We have 20 that will suit. Prices start from £131 a night.
  • Going away with 5 guests? We offer 18 holiday rentals that will suit. Prices start from £91 per night.

Your whole squad will be well looked after when you organise your Clarkston getaway through us!