What are the most popular destinations to visit in Southwest Michigan?

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

  • Great Lakes: 25,703 holiday homes
  • Lake Michigan: 10,388 holiday homes
  • Ohio: 1,813 holiday homes
  • Indiana: 1,429 holiday homes
  • Central Michigan: 359 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Southwest Michigan! 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 Southwest Michigan?

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

  • Jackson: 53 holiday lettings
  • Allegan: 223 holiday lettings
  • Coldwater: 87 holiday lettings
  • Holland: 694 holiday lettings
  • Dowagiac: 157 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Southwest Michigan?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Southwest Michigan are:

  • Holland, MI (HLM-Park Township): 871 self catering accommodations
  • Sturgis, MI (IRS-Kirsch Municipal): 51 self catering accommodations
  • Niles, MI (NLE-Jerry Tyler Memorial): 477 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Southwest Michigan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Southwest Michigan. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore: 324 holiday rentals
  • Potato Creek State Park: 343 holiday rentals
  • Sheridan Beach: 875 holiday rentals
  • Battle Creek Transportation Center: 36 holiday rentals
  • Bangor Station: 751 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Southwest Michigan listed on HomeAway 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.

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Southwest Michigan

Enjoy the live music and other features of Southwest Michigan. This city's baseball games, lake and casino gaming draw many visitors. Gerald R. Ford Museum, Public Museum of Grand Rapids and Grand Rapids Children's Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities and attractions in and around Southwest Michigan

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Southwest Michigan a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • John Ball Zoo (24.4 mi / 39.3 km)
  • Diamond Springs Golf Course (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Dumont Lake Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Winding Creek Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Outdoor Discovery Center of Wildlife Unlimited (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Van Raalte Farm (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Southwest Michigan

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Southwest Michigan is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park (28.3 mi / 45.5 km)
  • Dumont Lake Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Outdoor Discovery Center of Wildlife Unlimited (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Windmill Island (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • DeGraaf Nature Center (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Kollen Park / Heinz Waterfront Walkway (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)