Destination guide

Adventurous Rapid River will entice you

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Rapid River. Renowned for its restaurants, shopping and golfing, 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.


Sightseeing in and around Rapid River

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Rapid River a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gladstone Golf Club (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Nahma Golf Course (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Irish Oaks Golf Course (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Terrace Bluff Golf Club (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Pioneer Trail Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Escanaba Country Club (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rapid River

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Rapid River 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:

  • Van Cleve Park & Gladstone Beach (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Hiawatha National Forest (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Pioneer Trail Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Ludington Park (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Palms Book State Park (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
  • Indian Lake State Park (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Rapid River

The nearest airport is in Escanaba, MI (ESC-Delta County), located 20.3 mi (32.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Marquette, MI (MQT-Sawyer Intl.), which is 38.7 mi (62.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rapid River?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 400 holiday lettings around Rapid River. From 155 Cabins to 155 Cottages, 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 Rapid River?

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

  • Peninsula Point Lighthouse Interpretive Trail: 37 holiday lettings
  • Haymeadow Creek Falls Trail: 43 holiday lettings
  • Nahma Golf Course: 29 holiday lettings
  • Peninsula Point Lighthouse: 31 holiday lettings
  • Country Meadows Golf Course: 30 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rapid River 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 Cabins in Rapid River?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 155 Cabins in Rapid River. Our other popular types of Rapid River holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 155 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 175 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 Rapid River?

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