Discover a selection of 14 vacation rentals in Benzonia, 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 air conditioning. Prices start at $165 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Benzonia. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Cozy Benzonia will entice you

Take a vacation to Benzonia and enjoy the area's churches, history and museums. Renowned for its fishing, golfing and riverfront, this city welcomes all visitors. Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and Lake Michigan are just a couple of the must-sees. 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 Benzonia

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Benzonia a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Crystal Mountain (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Arcadia Bluffs Golf Course (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Portage Lake (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Crystal Lake Golf Club (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Champion Hill Golf Course (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Kresge Auditorium (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Benzonia

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Benzonia is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Platte Lake (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Frankfort Beach (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Arcadia Dunes (8.5 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Portage Lake (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Betsie Valley Trail (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Benzonia

The nearest airport is in Cherry Capital Airport (TVC), located 26.8 mi (43.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Manistee, MI (MBL-Manistee County-Blacker), which is 25.1 mi (40.4 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Benzonia?

Whatever your getaway needs, you'll find a rental in or around Benzonia that's right up your alley. These are some of our top picks:

  • Around 25 miles from the center of Benzonia, you'll love staying at "Cozy Cabin In A Quiet Wooded Setting". It has 1 bedroom and handy features including a separate dining area and a DVD player.
  • "Peaceful Cabin In Quiet Wooded Setting" also promises a memorable getaway, offering 1 bedroom, winery tours, a free nearby fitness center and more. It's around 25 miles from Benzonia.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Benzonia?

For a different kind of experience, book one of Vrbo's tiny house rentals in Benzonia. We'll warn you though — after you've lived the tiny house life, the urge to move into one of these cute-as-a-button digs will be tough to resist!

  • Look forward to a simpler way of living at "Perfect For Two A Little Hideaway In The Woods. Tiny House". Amenities at this retreat in Sawyer include a dining table, heating and more.
  • "Gorgeous, Vintage, Crystal Mt Tiny Home" offers convenient extras like a TV and a barbecue grill. Located in Benzie County, you'll be able to live large in this small but well-designed hideaway.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Benzonia?

Vrbo has some awesome log cabins for rent in and near Benzonia. Get the rustic cabin experience while vacationing in the heart of nature at either of these impressive properties:

  • "Secluded Log Cabin In Manistee Nat'l Forest With Access To Lake Michigan Viewing" will help ensure your Benzonia getaway is everything you dreamed it would be. With amenities including a kitchen and a stovetop to make life easy, all you have to do is sit back and enjoy your stay.
  • You won't have to forego any home comforts at "Private Log Cabin Near Shanty Creek Resorts". This popular escape features pet-friendly services, games and more.

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

Nothing beats squeezing in a quick trip to get you feeling alive again. Pack your carry-on bag and settle into one of these superb weekend getaways in and around Benzonia:

  • "Cute Cabin In A Beautiful Wooded Setting" is a comfortable option around 25 miles northeast of the center of Benzonia. You'll never have to go far to find an unforgettable experience around this property. Get outdoors and discover The Crown Golf Club and Intermediate Lake. Activities like water skiing and snorkeling will nicely round off your weekend away.
  • "The Bay View Brick - Stunning View Of Bay" is another great property where you can escape the everyday. Around 25 miles northeast of Benzonia, use it as a base to try some mountain biking or rafting. Elmbrook Golf Course and Christmas Cove Farms should also be on your to-do list if you stay here.

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

Generally small, economical and conveniently located, it's easy to succumb to the charms of a studio apartment. Escape to one of these options and experience the vibe of Benzonia up close:

  • Unpack your suitcase at "Cozy Cabin In A Quiet Wooded Setting". Amenities including air conditioning and a porch will help you feel at home here.
  • Another great choice is "Peaceful Cabin In Quiet Wooded Setting". Make the most of internet services, a barbecue grill and other convenient amenities during your vacation.

With the moolah you save on your studio apartment, you can afford to discover more of Benzonia. Cultural attractions like Michigan Legacy Art Park and Kresge Auditorium will help you better understand the character of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Benzonia?

Whether you're looking for a compact apartment or a house to fit the entire family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Sneak in a mini break at one of these favorite picks in or near Benzonia:

  • For a wonderful night or two away, it's hard to go past "Beautiful Home On A High Bluff Overlooking Lake Mich Sept 5". It's close to the center of Benzonia, in addition to countless things to see and do.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of nights at "Large Family Home, Perfect For Entertaining". This comfy, centrally located property will feel like your home away from home.

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

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend escape. If you're eager to spend a couple of evenings away with your honey, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Benzonia that will get your heart racing:

  • Located around 25 miles from Benzonia, "Cozy Cabin In A Quiet Wooded Setting" is a perfect place for doting lovebirds. A fireplace and beauty services are just some of the amenities here.
  • Otherwise, spend your break enjoying each other's company at "Peaceful Cabin In Quiet Wooded Setting", around 25 miles from Benzonia. Winery tours and a nearby bay will help set the scene for romance.

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

Share your trip and multiply the fun. Whether you're planning an action-packed getaway with your besties or a big family get-together, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and near Benzonia:

  • You'll have enough room to move at "Beautiful Betsie River Cabin Mins From Crystal Mtn. Rst 5bd+2ba+loft+game Rm+a". Around 6 miles southeast of Benzonia, this impressive property has 5 bedrooms accommodating up to 15 guests. Amenities include a swimming pool and a garden.
  • Nothing's more important than spending time with the people you love, and "Gorgeous Lemon Lodge 1/2 Mile To Crystal Mtn" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 6 miles to the southeast of Benzonia, as many as 13 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 4 bedrooms. A swimming pool and a fireplace are among the various amenities on offer here.

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

Nothing spells fun like a pool does. Pull out your inflatable unicorn and browse these houses in or near Benzonia that feature this vacation essential:

  • Make yourself comfortable at "On West Grand Traverse Bay - Private Carriage House", where your highest priority will be lounging by the pool. Amenities including coffee and tea making facilities and towels help make this retreat a guest favorite.
  • Spend leisurely vacation days splashing around or catching a few peaceful moments by the water at "Cozy House On High Lake, Near Tc". This vacation home is another top pick and features a TV, free toiletries and more.

Not sure how to pack for your Benzonia getaway? This appealing destination has a humid continental climate. In the summer months, expect average temperatures ranging from 60 ºF to 70 ºF. Look up our selection of Benzonia vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

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

Whether you're traveling with the immediate family or you're bringing your great uncle and cousins along, family vacations spell fun. These large rentals in and around Benzonia have room for everyone — as well as everything you need to keep them happy:

  • Make your get-together one to remember at "Beautiful Betsie River Cabin Mins From Crystal Mtn. Rst 5bd+2ba+loft+game Rm+a". This getaway has 5 bedrooms, can fit up to 15 guests and features a host of amenities, including a swimming pool and free toiletries. It's around 6 miles southeast of Benzonia.
  • Alternatively, escape with your crew to "Evergreen Cottage In Lake Ann". It's about 18 miles to the northeast of Benzonia, has 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 10 guests. Useful amenities here include a living room and a stereo.

When it's time to explore, there are lots of family-friendly attractions nearby to tick off your to-do list. Adventure Island Family Fun Park is a great place to start.