Destination guide

Head to the cozy city of Portland

Enjoy the churches and other features of Portland. One of the city's many top draws is its riverfront. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Portland

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 experience everything that makes Portland a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ionia State Recreation Area (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Hawk Meadow Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • The Country Mill (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Prairie Creek Golf and Banquet Center (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Woldumar Nature Center (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Highland Hills Golf Club (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Portland

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Portland is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ionia State Recreation Area (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Bertha Brock Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Hawk Meadow Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Woldumar Nature Center (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Durant Park (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Adado Riverfront Park (20.7 mi / 33.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Portland

The nearest airport is in Lansing, MI (LAN-Capital Region Intl.), located 18 mi (29 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Grand Rapids, MI (GRR-Gerald R. Ford Intl.), which is 30.7 mi (49.3 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Portland, US?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 7 vacation rentals around Portland. From 4 house rentals to 2 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Portland?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Portland. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Central United Methodist Church: 42 vacation rentals
  • The Creole Gallery: 42 vacation rentals
  • Michigan Women's Historical Center and Hall of Fame: 42 vacation rentals
  • Turner-Dodge House and Heritage Center: 42 vacation rentals
  • Impression Five Science Center: 42 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Portland listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Portland?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 4 Houses in Portland. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Portland include:

  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Portland?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 7 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Portland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.