Where to stay around Lake Michigan?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,093 holiday lettings near Lake Michigan. From 4,638 Houses to 1,938 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lake Michigan is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake Michigan?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lake Michigan. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Chicago: 1,025 holiday homes
  • Michigan: 9,304 holiday homes
  • Greektown: 16 holiday homes
  • Crete: 15 holiday homes
  • Wisconsin: 4,412 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lake Michigan! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lake Michigan?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Lake Michigan with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Chicago: 1,025 holiday lettings
  • Traverse City: 1,267 holiday lettings
  • Saugatuck: 656 holiday lettings
  • Villa Park: 68 holiday lettings
  • Holland: 658 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Lake Michigan?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Lake Michigan are:

  • Plymouth Municipal Airport (C65): 60 self catering accommodations
  • Sylvania Airport (C89): 75 self catering accommodations
  • Dowagiac Municipal Airport (C91): 242 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Lake Michigan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Lake Michigan. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Villa Olivia Country Club: 70 holiday rentals
  • Villa Olivia: 70 holiday rentals
  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center: 574 holiday rentals
  • Chicago 87th Street Station (Woodruff): 968 holiday rentals
  • Sleeping Bear Dunes: 1,072 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Michigan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Lake Michigan

The lake and riverfront provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Lake Michigan. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its skyscrapers and boating. For a bit of culture, visit Milwaukee Art Museum, Charles Allis Art Museum or Discovery World. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Sightseeing in and around Lake Michigan

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Lake Michigan a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hemlock Golf Club (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • West Michigan Fairgrounds (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Amber Elk Ranch (21.1 mi / 33.9 km)
  • Jomagrha Vineyards and Winery (23.4 mi / 37.6 km)
  • Orchard Beach State Park (25.5 mi / 41 km)
  • Golden Sands Golf Course (28.8 mi / 46.3 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Lake Michigan

Lake Michigan is famous for its panoramic lake views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lake Michigan is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ludington State Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Stearns Park Beach (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Ludington Waterfront Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Buttersville Park (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • First Street Beach (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Douglas Park (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)