Discover a selection of 2,000 vacation rentals in Leelanau County, US 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 WiFi and air conditioning. Prices start at $150 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Leelanau County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Leelanau County

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Leelanau County. This welcoming and walkable city is known for its lake, sailing and hiking. 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.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Leelanau County

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Leelanau County a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chateau Chantal (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Grand Traverse Resort Golf Course (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Great Wolf Lodge Water Park (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
  • Centre Ice Arena (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
  • Good Neighbor Organic Vineyard and Winery (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • The Leelanau Club at Bahle Farms (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Leelanau County

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Leelanau County is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Grand Traverse Bay (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Clinch Park Beach (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Glen Lake (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Torch Lake (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Traverse City Beach (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
  • Traverse City State Park (19.7 mi / 31.6 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in Leelanau County?

Whether you're planning an adventurous break with friends or a romantic getaway with your special someone, one of these top vacation rentals in Leelanau County is sure to entice you:

  • "Cozy Cabin In A Quiet Wooded Setting": If you're searching for someplace in Leelanau County with 1 bedroom and the comforts of home, this getaway will tick your boxes. Amenities include a separate dining area and air conditioning.
  • "Cute Cabin In A Beautiful Wooded Setting": Stay a week or so at this option in Northern Lower Peninsula and make use of lowered locks, a toaster and more. It has 1 bedroom to accommodate your favorite people.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Leelanau County?

You need only take a look inside our tiny house vacation rentals in Leelanau County to figure out that amazing things really do come in tiny packages. Smartly designed to maximize every spare inch of space, these pint-sized digs deliver a big vacation experience:

  • Take a couple of days off to enjoy a simpler way of life at "Perfect For Two A Little Hideaway In The Woods. Tiny House". Located in Sawyer, a kitchen and an oven are just two of the amenities you can expect here.
  • "Gorgeous, Vintage, Crystal Mt Tiny Home" in Benzie County is another excellent pick. A fridge and a toaster will make your time here even more comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Leelanau County?

Whether you're after a basic retreat or a luxurious escape, you'll find a terrific range of log cabins to rent in Leelanau County. Experience a blend of comfort and adventure at one of these traveler favorites:

  • Located in Maple City, "Log Cabin With Hot Tub Located Near Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes And Tc" will put you near some of the fun outdoor activities this area has on offer. Snorkeling and mountain biking are among them.
  • Alternatively, consider "1936 Lakefront Log Cabin - Historic Big Glen Lake Family Retreat Dunes Lakeshore". Try some windsurfing or golf or just kick back at this Empire getaway.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Leelanau County?

Clock off work on Friday and leave behind all those meetings and deadlines. Enjoy a few days of good old-fashioned R&R — with a side dish of adventure — at one of these wonderful weekend getaways in Leelanau County:

  • Discover adventure and relaxation combined at "Peaceful Cabin In Quiet Wooded Setting". This welcoming retreat in Great Lakes is a superb base for checking out nearby sights such as Misty Acres Preserve and Lake Leelanau. If you want to do something that'll get your blood flowing, go sailing or ice skating.
  • "The Bay View Brick - Stunning View Of Bay" in Great Lakes is also perfect for a fast-paced escape. Stay in and chill or get out and try kayaking and mountain biking. If you plan to go sightseeing around here, Mt. Holiday Ski Area and Bay Meadows Golf Course should be on your agenda.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Leelanau County?

There's no shortage of studio apartments in Leelanau County. Obviously they're no mansion, but they pack a big punch when it comes to convenience, character and location. Here are two top-rated options:

  • "Cozy Cabin In A Quiet Wooded Setting" in Northwest Michigan puts you near some of the area's sought-after cultural sights, including Old Town Playhouse and Michigan Legacy Art Park. A barbecue grill and spa and beauty services are a couple of the amenities you'll have at hand here.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "Cute Cabin In A Beautiful Wooded Setting" which offers nearby hunting activities, a nearby laundromat and more. Located in Northern Lower Peninsula, sights such as Old Town Playhouse and Michigan Legacy Art Park will appeal to your inner culture buff.

Can I find short term rentals in Leelanau County?

Swap the standard hotel experience for the privacy and space of your own digs. Even if you only have a couple of days of vacation time, you'll find short-term rentals in Leelanau County that'll make you feel at home. Here's a sample of them:

  • "Peaceful Cabin In Quiet Wooded Setting" in Great Lakes was made for whirlwind getaways. Spend your break doing little else except relaxing here or get out and explore. Front Street and Clinch Park Beach are some of the most popular things to check out nearby.
  • "The Bay View Brick - Stunning View Of Bay" is another wonderful choice. Spend a couple of days or so at this property in Great Lakes and plan an outing to Clinch Park Beach and Clinch Park, which are within close reach.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Leelanau County?

A romantic weekend getaway in Leelanau County is a surefire way to rekindle your passion. Scatter some rose petals, take your sweetie by the hand and get set to watch the sparks fly at one of these escapes:

  • Catch up on quality cuddling time at "Cozy Cabin In A Quiet Wooded Setting" in Leelanau County. Beauty services and a fireplace are some of the nice touches on offer here.
  • Alternatively, spend a few days sipping Champagne and cuddling up at "Cute Cabin In A Beautiful Wooded Setting". A fireplace and winery tours add to the dreamy atmosphere of this Northern Lower Peninsula property.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Leelanau County?

When it comes to who you go on vacation with, we believe the more people the merrier. If you're after a property with enough space for friends and family, one of these large group vacation rentals in Leelanau County could be your perfect pad:

  • "In Town Leland Walk To Beach, Near Wineries": This popular rental is an excellent option for large groups planning to stay in Leland. It has 5 bedrooms and amenities that include a fireplace and a firepit.
  • "Good Harbor Bay - Beach Paradise": Located in Saint-Cyprien Plage, this roomy option has 4 bedrooms and is another popular pick for getting the family together. There's a whole lot to keep guests comfortable and content, such as a firepit and a fireplace.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Leelanau County?

There are plenty of houses with a pool in Leelanau County, so don your swimsuit and get set to spend your days splashing about. Here are two top options that'll give you inspiration:

  • Book a stay at "On West Grand Traverse Bay - Private Carriage House", where the first item on your to-do list should be kicking back by the pool. This escape is located in Northern Lower Peninsula and comes with a host of family-friendly amenities, including a balcony and a separate dining area.
  • "Guest House On Secluded Shetland Creek" in Maple City is another top pick. There's a whole lot to love about this place besides its pool, such as a toaster and a stereo.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Leelanau County?

Maybe you're organizing a getaway to celebrate a birthday, or reuniting with the folks you haven't seen in far too long. Whatever the reason, you're going to need loads of space. One of these large family vacation rentals in Leelanau County could be just the ticket:

  • "Beautifully Furnished Log Home On Secluded Shetland Creek" in Empire will make your escape one you'll never forget. It has 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 10 people and loads of amenities, including outdoor furniture and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • An equally popular option, "Walk Everywhere - Now Booking Fall" in Suttons Bay comes with 4 bedrooms and accommodates up to 11 people. A living room and a dishwasher will keep your group comfy and content.

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