Discover a selection of 498 holiday rentals in Empire, MI, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including air conditioning and pool. Prices start at £ 100 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Empire. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The natural setting of Empire is ready to explore

The parks, lake and beaches display a scene truly unique to Empire. This scenic and welcoming city entices travellers with its hiking and coffee shops. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Empire

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Empire has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Empire Bluff Trail (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Mistwood Golf Course (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Manitou Passage Golf Club (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Old Indian Trail (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Pinecroft Golf Course (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Betsie Valley Trail (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Empire

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 24°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Empire

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Empire is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Frankfort Beach (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Van's Beach (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Interlochen State Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Elberta Beach (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Green Point Dunes Nature Preserve (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Empire

The nearest airport is in Traverse City, MI (TVC-Cherry Capital), located 22.2 mi (35.8 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Empire?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 498 vacation rentals near Empire. From 375 houses to 128 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Empire for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Empire?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 375 Houses in Empire. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Empire include:

  • Cabins: 128 rentals available
  • Cottages: 128 rentals available
  • Flats: 104 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Empire?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Empire. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.