Destination guide

The tranquil city of Alanson awaits you

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Alanson. This city is relaxing and welcoming, recognized for its boating, local tours and sightseeing. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Alanson

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Alanson a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Crooked Vine Vineyard and Winery (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Chestnut Valley Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Seasons of the North Winery (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Little Traverse Bay Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Nub's Nob Ski Area (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Indian River Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Alanson

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alanson is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Petoskey State Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Burt Lake State Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Harbor Springs Beach (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Bear River Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Thorne Swift Nature Preserve (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Aloha State Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Alanson

The nearest airport is in Pellston, MI (PLN-Pellston Regional), located 8.6 mi (13.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Mackinac Island, MI (MCD), which is 29.5 mi (47.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Alanson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 321 holiday lettings near Alanson. From 137 Houses to 65 Bungalows, 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 Alanson is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Alanson?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 137 Houses in Alanson. Our other popular types of Alanson holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 65 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 65 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 65 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alanson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 81 holiday homes with pool available in Alanson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.