Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Brighton

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Brighton. This city's restaurants, shopping and sporting events draw many visitors. Gerald R. Ford Library and Ann Arbor Hands On Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Brighton

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Brighton a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Brighton (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Spicer Orchards (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Parshallville Cider Mill (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Tyrone Hills Golf Club (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Paradise Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Fox Hills Golf and Banquet Center (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Brighton

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Brighton. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hudson Mills Metropark (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Maybury State Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Matthaei Botanical Gardens (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Union Lake (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Nichols Arboretum (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Buhr Park (20 mi / 32.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Brighton

The nearest airport is in Pontiac, MI (PTK-Oakland County Intl.), located 19.4 mi (31.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Ann Arbor, MI (ARB-Ann Arbor Municipal), which is 21.3 mi (34.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Brighton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 55 holiday lettings around Brighton. From 6 cabins to 36 houses, 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 Brighton?

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 Brighton:

  • Arborview Neighborhood: 31 holiday homes
  • Allmendinger Heights: 45 holiday homes
  • Kerrytown: 27 holiday homes
  • Lawton: 23 holiday homes
  • Bryant Pattengill East: 70 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 Brighton? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Brighton. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mt. Brighton: 175 holiday lettings
  • Cobblestone Farm: 242 holiday lettings
  • Kelsey Museum of Archaeology at the University of Michigan: 264 holiday lettings
  • Tyrone Hills Golf Club: 57 holiday lettings
  • Michigan Stadium: 259 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 6 Cabins in Brighton. Our other popular types of Brighton holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 36 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 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 Brighton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in Brighton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.