Discover a selection of 397 vacation rentals in Franklin, MI that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $81 per night, and houses and studios are popular options for a stay in Franklin. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Franklin
Destination guide

The natural setting of Franklin is ready to explore

Experience the unique character of Franklin with a stay in a vacation home rental. Well known for its sledding, basketball games and hiking, this relaxing city won't disappoint. 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.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Franklin

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Franklin a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Farmington Hills Ice Arena (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Detroit Zoo (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Red Oaks Waterpark (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Northville Downs (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Detroit Golf Club (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Meadow Brook Amphitheatre (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Franklin

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Franklin. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maybury State Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Kensington Metropark (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Campus Martius Park (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Detroit Riverwalk (19.4 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Union Lake (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Huron River (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Franklin

Fly into Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW), the closest airport, located 20.9 mi (33.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Pontiac, MI (PTK-Oakland County Intl.), which is 11.5 mi (18.6 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Franklin?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now that's to get away. Now's the time to pack your bags and head for one of these top vacation rentals in or near Franklin:

  • Make the most of handy amenities like internet services and cookware, dishware and utensils at "Beautiful English Farmhouse Tudor". Situated around 2 miles from Franklin, this unique property has 5 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • Another enticing choice is "Luxurious Getaway 30 Min. City Center And Airport", which is around 2 miles from Franklin. Offering 4 bedrooms, cable/satellite TV services and a blender, it has everything you need to keep you happy and comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Franklin vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Franklin?

There's nothing quite like a few days away to lift your mood. If you're ready to switch off and relax, these popular weekend getaways in and near Franklin make the perfect base for a mini break:

  • Book a couple of nights or more at "Modern, Luxe 3br/2. 5ba Birmingham Home", around 4 miles to the east of Franklin, and you've got yourself the ultimate weekend escape. You'll have natural attractions like Island Lake State Recreation Area and Metro Beach nearby and amenities like air conditioning and coffee and tea making facilities at your disposal.
  • Another top option is "Modern Chic French Country Getaway", which is around 4 miles south of Franklin. When you're not cozying up in your rental making use of a porch and an oven, check out Links of Novi and Cattails Golf Club.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Franklin?

Take in the culture of Franklin from the privacy and comfort of a studio apartment. Whether you'd like to get away on your own or live it up with buddies, you'll find the perfect studio apartment for rent in or near Franklin:

  • Unpack your suitcase at "Luxury One Bedroom Apartment For Travelers". Amenities including a fridge and a stovetop will make you feel right at home here.
  • "New Inviting Royal Oak Abode, 16 Mi To Detroit" is another attractive option. Get comfortable and take advantage of air conditioning, a TV and more.

When it's time to leave your studio apartment and discover the highlights, there's loads to keep you amused around Franklin. Enjoy cultural attractions? Pencil in a visit to Emerald Theatre and Harpos Concert Theatre.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Franklin?

Just because you only have a few days off work doesn't mean you have to spend it in a bleak hotel room. Take a quick vacation but still have the home comforts you need at one of these short-term rentals in or around Franklin:

  • If you'd like to be close to the action, "New Super Cute, Cozy, Pet Friendly Home" is calling your name. It's within reach of the center of Franklin and a superb base to check out sights like Ford Field and Fox Theatre.
  • Hop out of bed, enjoy a coffee and then begin planning what to explore around "Luxury Home For King And Queens". Comerica Park and GM Renaissance Center are must-do's if you stay at this top-rated rental.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Franklin?

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a houseboat, a romantic weekend getaway is an excellent way to add some fire to your relationship. Whisk your partner off for a couple of leisurely days at one of these popular escapes in or near Franklin:

  • Put on some soothing music and chill together at "Beautiful English Farmhouse Tudor". Around 2 miles from Franklin, this property has everything you could want for a romantic weekend away, including a fireplace and air conditioning.
  • Alternatively, spend your break canoodling and uncorking Champagne at "Luxurious Getaway 30 Min. City Center And Airport", around 2 miles from Franklin. Air conditioning and a restaurant dining guide will help set the mood for romance.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Franklin?

If you're after somewhere to reconnect with your nearest and dearest this vacation, why not make it extra special? These mansions for rent in or around Franklin will fit your whole crew while doing it in style:

  • Located approximately 12 miles to the southeast of Franklin, "Luxury 5bedroom Mansion With 2000 Sq. Ft. Man Cave" is the ideal place to unwind and relax in luxury. Amenities on offer here include golf and a firepit.
  • Alternatively, catapult your vacation to a new level and spend a few days at "Historic Mansion In Palmer Park District". It's located around 12 miles to the southeast of Franklin and offers amenities like a firepit, golf and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Franklin?

Vacation with others and have even more fun. Whether you're planning an epic getaway with pals or a family reunion, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and around Franklin:

  • A host of amenities including off-street parking options and a TV make "Open Concept Downtown Farmington Industrial Space" a favorite. This retreat has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 30 people. From central Franklin, it's around 6 miles away to the southwest.
  • Invite up to 12 of your friends to "Southfield Home Perfect For Large Families" and fill the place with love and laughter. This popular option has 3 bedrooms and is around 6 miles to the southeast of Franklin. It's packed with features to keep a large group happy and comfortable, including a kitchen and a nearby casino.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Franklin?

From boisterous games of freeze tag to peaceful morning dips, a pool promises fun for both grown-ups and kids. Score major brownie points with friends or family by booking a house with a swimming space in or near Franklin:

  • Toss your swimsuit in your suitcase and enjoy a fun stay with your guests at "Romantic Luxurious 2 Bedroom House 5 Minutes From Downtown Birmingham". Other amenities here include a microwave oven and a dining table.
  • Alternatively, make a booking at "Updated 4 Bed 1. 5 Bath House Near Downtown Birmingham" and while away your days poolside. A fenced yard and a garden are other things your crew will like about this rental.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Franklin?

Every get-together with the family should be one to remember. Whether you're planning a getaway with the kids or a reunion with the extended family, Vrbo's large family vacation rentals in or near Franklin offer a home away from home with plenty of space for everyone:

  • Sleeping as many as 10 guests in 5 bedrooms, "Beautiful English Farmhouse Tudor" is the ideal place to vacation with the family. This top-rated getaway is 2 miles to the southwest of Franklin and has amenities such as a TV and towels.
  • "Luxurious Getaway 30 Min. City Center And Airport" also has the space you need to live it up with loved ones. This property is around 2 miles to the southwest of central Franklin and accommodates as many as 8 guests in its 4 bedrooms. A TV and a living room will help keep everyone comfortable.

If you want to do some sightseeing, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions close by to stick on your itinerary. Detroit Zoo, Detroit Riverwalk and SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium are fine places to start.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Franklin?

Cozy up with your kiddos in a family cabin rental in or near Franklin and get set to create some fantastic memories together. Here are a couple of favorites:

  • "Historic Log Cabin In The Heart Of Detroit" - Enjoy great times with your crew at this escape, which is around 13 miles southeast of the center of Franklin. A TV and a kitchen are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cabin - River View Living" - This cabin is another favorite with families and is around 20 miles east of Franklin. Offering a kitchen, air conditioning and more, it'll get your group's stamp of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Franklin vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.