Destination guide

Friendly Southgate will entice you

Enjoy the live music and other features of Southgate. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Henry Ford Museum and GM Renaissance Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Southgate

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Southgate a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ford Rouge Factory Tour (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Greenfield Village (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Ambassador Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Gateway Golf Club (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Belle Isle Aquarium (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Southgate

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Southgate is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belle Isle (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Heritage Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Detroit Riverwalk (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Southgate

Fly into Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), the closest airport, located 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Windsor, ON (YQG), which is 13 mi (20.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Southgate?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 31 holiday lettings around Southgate. From 25 Houses to 2 Flats, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Southgate?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Southgate:

  • Brush Park: 30 holiday homes
  • Midtown Detroit: 35 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 38 holiday homes
  • Capitol City: 33 holiday homes
  • Washington: 34 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • College for Creative Studies: 293 holiday lettings
  • Ciocairo Club of Windsor: 70 holiday lettings
  • First Unitarian Universalist Church of Detroit: 287 holiday lettings
  • Greenfield Village: 297 holiday lettings
  • Saint Andrews Hall: 280 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Southgate 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 Southgate?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 25 Houses in Southgate. Our other popular types of Southgate holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Southgate?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 28 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Southgate. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.