Discover a selection of 41 vacation rentals in Alpena, 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 WiFi and kitchens. Prices start at $93 per night, and cabins and cottages are popular options for a stay in Alpena. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Alpena

The area's museums and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Alpena. Renowned for its lake, island views and boating, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Alpena

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Alpena a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alpena Golf Club (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Island Park and Wildlife Sanctuary (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • River's Edge Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Dinosaur Gardens Prehistorical Zoo (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Alpena

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Alpena

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alpena is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Island Park and Wildlife Sanctuary (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Thomson Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Bay View Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Blair Street Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • McRae Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Mich-E-Ke-Wis Park (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Alpena

Fly into Alpena, MI (APN-Alpena County Regional), the closest airport, located 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Alpena, MI?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 41 vacation rentals around Alpena. From 17 cabin rentals to 17 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a lakefront property in Alpena?

Ditch those bustling beaches and try a lake instead! Reconnect with your crew at a lakefront vacation rental and enjoy simple pleasures like serene views and a rejuvenating paddle in the water. Vrbo has 25 vacation rentals near lakes ready to be booked. Open to more suggestions? Vrbo has plenty more rental options to browse through, including:

  • 18 shore-front vacation rentals.
  • 16 water-view vacation rentals.
  • 15 lake-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Alpena?

Bid farewell to standardized, cookie cutter chain-hotel rooms. Our house vacation rentals each have their own unique personalities — and all the space you and your group could need! There are 18 options currently available on Vrbo. Prices begin at $168 a night. Or maybe you'd rather try one of the area's other property types, such as:

  • Cottage: 15 vacation homes. Prices start from $95 per night.
  • Cabin: 4 vacation homes. Prices start from $95 per night.
  • Apartment: 2 vacation homes. Prices start from $120 per night.

Can I stay in Alpena in a large group?

The recipe for an unforgettable trip is catching up with your friends and loved ones in a fantastic new place. If you're traveling with a big group, Vrbo can help you. The leading choice for large groups here are cottage vacation homes, and you'll find 9 available. Rental accommodations in this area that are perfect for large groups include:

  • Searching for vacation homes that can hold 6 people? We have 25 that will suit. Prices begin from just $141 per night.
  • If you have 10 in your squad, you'll be delighted to learn that there are 8 vacation homes that are ideal. You can get one for as little as $220 per night.
  • Searching for rental properties to suit 5 guests? You'll be thrilled to hear we have 6 that'll be ideal. You can book one for as little as $95 a night.

You and the squad will be well catered to when you organize your Alpena escape with us!