Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Benzie County getaway

Experience the unique character of Benzie County with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Benzie County

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Benzie County a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pinecroft Golf Course (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Betsie Valley Trail (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Old Indian Trail (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Mistwood Golf Course (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Empire Bluff Trail (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Chestnut Hills Golf Course (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Benzie County

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Benzie County is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Misty Acres Preserve (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Green Point Dunes Nature Preserve (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Elberta Beach (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Frankfort Beach (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Interlochen State Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Arcadia Dunes (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)

How to get to and around Benzie County

The nearest airport is in Traverse City, MI (TVC-Cherry Capital), located 22.4 mi (36 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Manistee, MI (MBL-Manistee County-Blacker), which is 28.4 mi (45.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Benzie County?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 741 holiday lettings near Benzie County. From 655 Houses to 234 Cabins, 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 Benzie County is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Benzie County?

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

  • Interlochen: 621 holiday homes
  • Lake Ann: 1,812 holiday homes
  • Lake Township: 377 holiday homes
  • Elberta Beach: 248 holiday homes
  • Thompsonville: 225 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Benzie County! 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 Benzie County?

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

  • Interlochen: 621 holiday lettings
  • Lake Ann: 1,812 holiday lettings
  • Thompsonville: 225 holiday lettings
  • Honor: 668 holiday lettings
  • Frankfort: 409 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Benzie County? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Benzie County. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Misty Acres Preserve: 571 holiday rentals
  • Mountain Ridge Golf Course: 631 holiday rentals
  • Michigan Legacy Art Park: 614 holiday rentals
  • Inspiration Point: 499 holiday rentals
  • Green Point Dunes Nature Preserve: 466 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Benzie County listed on 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.

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