Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Dexter

Take a vacation to Dexter and enjoy the area's entertainment, culture and musicals. This city's fishing, baseball games and hiking draw many visitors. Ann Arbor Hands On Museum and University of Michigan Museum of Art are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Dexter

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Dexter a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Forest Golf Club (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Stonebridge Golf Club (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Mt. Brighton (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Fox Hills Golf and Banquet Center (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Dexter

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dexter is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hudson Mills Metropark (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Nichols Arboretum (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Buhr Park (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Matthaei Botanical Gardens (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Maybury State Park (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)

Transportation to and around Dexter

The nearest airport is in Ann Arbor, MI (ARB-Ann Arbor Municipal), located 11.9 mi (19.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), which is 29.7 mi (47.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Dexter?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 214 holiday lettings near Dexter. From 164 Houses to 30 Condos/Apartments, 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 Dexter is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Dexter?

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 Dexter:

  • Wines: 37 holiday homes
  • Lakewood: 17 holiday homes
  • Lawton: 26 holiday homes
  • Bryant Pattengill West: 49 holiday homes
  • Bryant Pattengill East: 41 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 Dexter?

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

  • Hudson Mills Metropark: 237 holiday lettings
  • University of Michigan: 249 holiday lettings
  • Ann Arbor Station: 249 holiday lettings
  • Rynearson Stadium: 238 holiday lettings
  • Crisler Arena: 244 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 164 Houses in Dexter. Our other popular types of Dexter holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 12 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 Dexter?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Dexter. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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