Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Clarkston

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Clarkston. This city's kayaking, skiing and water skiing draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Clarkston

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Clarkston a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pine Knob Ski Resort (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Waterford Oaks Waterpark (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Mt. Holly (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Oakland Hills Country Club (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • The Captain's Club at Woodfield (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Clarkston

The nearest airport is in Pontiac, MI (PTK-Oakland County Intl.), located 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Flint, MI (FNT-Bishop Intl.), which is 24.5 mi (39.5 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Clarkston?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 57 house rentals around Clarkston. From 47 Houses to 5 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Clarkston is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Clarkston?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Clarkston. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Great Lakes Crossing Outlets: 193 home rentals
  • Cranbrook House and Gardens: 315 home rentals
  • Royal Oak Station: 380 home rentals
  • Pine Knob Ski Resort: 118 home rentals
  • DTE Energy Music Theatre: 120 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Clarkston listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Clarkston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 47 Houses in Clarkston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Clarkston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 3 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 3 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Clarkston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation homes with pool available in Clarkston.