Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Whitmore Lake is ready to explore

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Whitmore Lake. Travelers to this scenic city praise the hockey games, bird watching and restaurants. Gerald R. Ford Library and Ann Arbor Hands On Museum are just a couple of the must-sees 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Whitmore Lake

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Whitmore Lake a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Brighton (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Fox Hills Golf and Banquet Center (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Lake Forest Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Paradise Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Northville Downs (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Stonebridge Golf Club (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Whitmore Lake

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Whitmore Lake is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hudson Mills Metropark (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Matthaei Botanical Gardens (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Nichols Arboretum (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Maybury State Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Buhr Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Whitmore Lake

The nearest airport is in Ann Arbor, MI (ARB-Ann Arbor Municipal), located 13.7 mi (22.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Pontiac, MI (PTK-Oakland County Intl.), which is 23.6 mi (37.9 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Whitmore Lake?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 164 house rentals around Whitmore Lake. From 123 Houses to 9 Cottages, 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 Whitmore Lake is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Whitmore Lake?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Whitmore Lake:

  • Angell: 35 vacation rentals
  • Allmendinger Heights: 47 vacation rentals
  • Wines: 38 vacation rentals
  • Arborview Neighborhood: 35 vacation rentals
  • Old Fourth Ward: 25 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Eastern Michigan University: 233 home rentals
  • University of Michigan: 253 home rentals
  • Nichols Arboretum: 249 home rentals
  • Ann Arbor Station: 253 home rentals
  • Rynearson Stadium: 239 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Whitmore Lake 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 Whitmore Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 123 Houses in Whitmore Lake. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Whitmore Lake include:

  • Cottages: 9 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 9 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 23 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 internet/wifi in Whitmore Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 155 vacation homes with internet/wifi available in Whitmore Lake.