Where to stay around Traverse City?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,267 holiday lettings near Traverse City. From 568 Houses to 278 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 Traverse City is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mt. Holiday Ski Area: 1,068 holiday lettings
  • Elmbrook Golf Course: 1,002 holiday lettings
  • Chateau Chantal: 1,360 holiday lettings
  • Chateau Grand Traverse: 1,289 holiday lettings
  • Great Lakes Children's Museum: 1,364 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Traverse City 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 Traverse City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 568 Houses in Traverse City. Our other popular types of Traverse City holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 278 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 110 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 51 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent waterfront rentals in Traverse City?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 624 waterfront rentals in Traverse City. You have also many other possibilities in Traverse City area, including:

  • Beach rentals: 345 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 142 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 7 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Traverse City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 41 holiday homes with pool available in Traverse City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Traverse City, USA your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a lovely place to stay near one of the Great Lakes should try Traverse City in Michigan, USA. Located close to Lake Superior, this scenic location offers visitors many things to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, condos, apartments and cottages.

    Things to do on holiday to Traverse City, USA

    Visitors to Traverse City will find there are many things to do at anytime of the year including many watersports on Lake Superior. For example holidaymakers can enjoy swimming, paddle boating, fishing, rafting, diving, sailing, wind surfing, water skiing and jet skiing. Golf fans will find numerous courses in the area including The Crown Golf Course in Traverse City. In the winter visitors can head to the ski slopes at Crystal Mountain resort about 50 minute’s drive away. This is a very scenic area and holidaymakers can explore this by hiking, cycling and even horse riding. Other activities available in the area include tennis, mountain biking, mini-golf, rollerblading and paragliding. Traverse City has a great choice of bars and restaurants with local specialities and international dishes widely available. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy food, drink and other provisions from many different stores in the city.

    Places to visit on holiday to Traverse City, USA

    Holidaymakers staying in Traverse City will find many interesting and fun places to visit. For example there are a few excellent museums here such as Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum and Dennos Museum Center. There are other museums in nearby towns and cities such as Sleeping Bear Point Maritime Museum at Glen Arbor and Music House Museum in Acme. Families can enjoy days out at Lucky Jack’s Family Fun Center in Traverse City as well as lots of entertainment at the Cherry Bowl Drive-In Theatre in Honor, which is just half an hour away. A must see when visiting the city is the Grand Traverse Commons, where there are historic building and wooded grounds.

    Weather in Traverse City, USA

    The weather is hottest in July with average temperatures of about 72 degrees Fahrenheit. The coldest time of the year is January when the average air temperature is 22 degrees Fahrenheit. September is the wettest month with 4.2 inches of rainfall on average. January averages the lowest rainfall with approximately 1.8 inches.

    Travel to Traverse City, USA

    Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) is an airport just two miles outside Traverse City and has flights arriving from Chicago-O’Hare (ORD), Detroit (DTW) and Marquette (MQT). Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and National are car rental firms represented at the airport. Visitors from other parts of the U.S and overseas can fly to Detroit Metro Airport (DTW) and get a connecting flight to Cherry Capital Airport. Flights arrive at Detroit from Amsterdam (AMS), Beijing-Capital (PEK), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Los Angeles (LAX), New York (JFK), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Tokyo-Narita (NRT) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst other airports.

    Activities and attractions in Traverse City

    Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Traverse City has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Hickory Hills Ski Area (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Bay Meadows Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (4 mi / 6.4 km)
    • The Crown Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Elmbrook Golf Course (4.3 mi / 7 km)
    • Mt. Holiday Ski Area (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)

    Seasonal weather in Traverse City

    Travellers enjoy Traverse City for its boating. If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 26°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Traverse City

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

    • Clinch Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Traverse City Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Bryant Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Traverse City State Park (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Interlochen State Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
    • Haserot Beach (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)