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Make a vacation rental in Crystal Lake, USA your home away from home

Crystal Lake is set in Michigan’s Benzie County, and sits close to the shore of Lake Michigan. It’s 22.5 square miles in size, features numerous beaches, and is noted for the clarity and purity of its waters to the absence of population from sewage or fertilizer. Crystal Lake vacation rentals would be ideal if you’re planning a beach or water sport holiday, with a variety of other activities to choose from as well.

Things to do in Crystal Lake, USA

Crystal Lake self-catering accommodation would serve as a fantastic alternative to a seaside resort. The beaches here are absolutely sublime and line much of the lakeshore. Family activities are numerous here – in the water you can go snorkeling, motor-boating, kayaking canoeing or fishing, both in this lake and neighbouring Lake Michigan. Fishers are especially well catered for, due to the large stocks of lake trout, perch, smelt and bass.

On land you could cycle the lake’s biking trail, or go for a hike at the nearby Betsie Valey Trail or Betsie River Pathway. If you happen to be a golf fan then there are a number of courses within a short drive of Crystal Lake vacation rentals. The closest is Crystal Lake Golf Course, which offers lovely views of the lake and has 18 holes in an undulating landscape. Pinecroft Golf Plantation is a four-star rated championship course, and generally considered one of the best places to play in the state.

If you head to Crystal Lake self-catering accommodation in the winter months then you’ll find the Crystal Mountain Resort close by. Here you’ll be able to make the most of 45 different runs, with the longest a mile in length.

Places to visit on holiday in Crystal Lake, USA

Traverse City lies within an hour by car of Crystal Lake self-catering vacation rentals, and is noted for its fruit production. Three quarters of the country’s cherries are grown in this state, with large proportion centred on Traverse City. It’s no surprise that this is the location for National Cherry Festival, which takes place every July and includes a range of cherry-related events.

Weather in Crystal Lake, USA

At Crystal Lake vacation accommodation you’ll encounter a continental climate, which makes for very cold winters and hot summers. Winters bring snow as early as mid-November through to March, while in the warmer months you can expect temperatures to get above 30 degrees during the day, especially in July and August.

Cheap flights to Crystal Lake, USA

If you’re travelling from the UK then the best way to reach Crystal Lake self-catering vacation rentals would be to fly with British Airways from London Heathrow (LHR) to Chicago (ORD), and the connect to Traverse City (TVC) with American Eagle or United Express.

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