Destination guide

The cosy area of Gaylord awaits your stay

Enjoy the live music and other features of Gaylord. This city's golfing, snowmobile riding and skiing draw many visitors. 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 Gaylord

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Travellers enjoy Gaylord for its golfing, snowmobile riding and skiing. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Gaylord has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gaylord Discovery Center (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Marsh Ridge Golf Course (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Gaylord Country Club (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Michaywe Pines Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Black Forest Golf Course (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Boyne Mountain (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Gaylord

Travellers enjoy Gaylord for its skiing and snowmobile riding. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in December, January, November or February, when snowfall averages 70.07 inches and temperatures average -12°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gaylord

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

  • Gaylord's City Elk Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Bavarian Falls Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • North Central State Trail (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Pine Baron Pathway (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Otsego Lake State Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Louis M. Groen Nature Preserve (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gaylord

The nearest airport is in Pellston, MI (PLN-Pellston Regional), located 38 mi (61.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Traverse City, MI (TVC-Cherry Capital), which is 48.5 mi (78.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gaylord?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 403 holiday lettings around Gaylord. From 77 cabins to 93 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gaylord? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Gaylord. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Black Forest Golf Course: 300 holiday lettings
  • Gaylord's City Elk Park: 412 holiday lettings
  • Call of the Wild Museum: 422 holiday lettings
  • Gaylord Country Club: 639 holiday lettings
  • Otsego Lake State Park: 227 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 77 Cabins in Gaylord. Our other popular types of Gaylord holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 93 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 77 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 171 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gaylord?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 188 holiday homes with pool available in Gaylord. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.