Destination guide

Head to the cosy city of South Haven

The lake and beaches create a pretty picture of South Haven. Travellers appreciate the sailing in this scenic city. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in South Haven

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes South Haven a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Warner Vineyards (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Virtue Cider (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Fenn Valley Vineyards (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Cheshire Hills Golf Course (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Beery Field (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Karma Vista Vineyards and Winery (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in South Haven

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 26°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in South Haven

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, South Haven is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wade's Bayou Memorial Park (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Beery Field (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Wicks Park (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Mount Baldhead Park (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Oval Beach (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Saugatuck Dunes State Park (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around South Haven

The nearest airport is in Kalamazoo, MI (AZO-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Intl.), located 35.9 mi (57.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into South Bend, IN (SBN-South Bend Intl.), which is 49.5 mi (79.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around South Haven?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 919 holiday lettings around South Haven. From 152 flats & apartments to 149 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.

Can I rent a lake-view property in South Haven?

Skip the beach and stay lakeside instead! Sit back, find your chill and admire the views. HomeAway has 236 getaway properties close to lakes ready to be booked. Of course, that mightn't work for everyone. Fortunately, HomeAway has plenty of other choices, including:

  • 207 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 185 lakefront holiday accommodation options.
  • 179 city-centre holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in South Haven?

Forget about uninspiring hotel-chain rooms. Our house holiday rentals have an unique, personal touch — as well as all the space you and your group could need! There are 534 options currently available on HomeAway. Prices start at £84 a night. If that doesn't agree with your posse's style, we've got a number of other self-catering accommodation options available, such as:

  • Cottage: 135 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £82 per night.
  • Condo: 126 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £114 per night.
  • Apartment: 37 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £65 per night.

Can I stay in South Haven in a large group?

It can be hard finding time to unwind with your closest family and friends. A getaway is the perfect way to reunite and unwind. If you were hoping to kick back under the same roof, HomeAway has places for you. House holiday rentals are the most popular option for big groups of guests, with 59 available here. Properties in the area that can cater for large groups include:

  • Are you searching for rentals that can fit 6 guests? We have 161 that will fit the bill. The prices start from £77 per night.
  • Keen to find somewhere for 12 people? We have 149 that will suit. You can get one for as low as £142 per night.
  • Searching for properties for rent catering to 8 people? You'll be happy to discover we have 121 that'll be perfect. You can book one for as little as £96 a night.

Your whole squad will be well looked after when you organise your South Haven travels through us!