Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Detroit, 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 $80 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Detroit. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The artsy city of Detroit awaits you

Come and experience Detroit and its theater scene, live music and architecture. Well known for its casino gaming, sporting events and skyscrapers, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions like Ford Field and MGM Grand Detroit Casino. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Detroit

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Detroit has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Adventure Bay Family Water Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Belle Isle Aquarium (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Detroit Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Detroit Zoo (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Red Oaks Waterpark (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • The Detroit Shoppe (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Detroit

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

  • Campus Martius Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Hart Plaza (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Detroit Riverwalk (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Belle Isle Beach (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Metro Beach (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Lake Erie Metropark (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Detroit

Fly into Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW), the closest airport, located 17.2 mi (27.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Detroit, MI (DET-Coleman A. Young Municipal), which is 5.8 mi (9.3 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Detroit Station. You can get around Detroit by jumping on the metro at Campus Martius Station, Congress Street Station or Cadillac Center Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Detroit?

Whatever vacation experience you're seeking, you'll find a rental in or around Detroit that suits your style. These are some of our top picks:

  • Make the most of handy extras like a fireplace and coffee and tea making facilities at "Perfect For Business Retreats - Amazing Golf And Water Views". Located around 50 miles from Detroit, this leading option has 4 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • Another top choice is "Walk To, Downtown, Medical Center", which is around 35 miles from Detroit. Offering 1 bedroom, a nearby hospital and high-speed internet services, it has everything you need to make your visit comfortable.

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

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

You need only set foot into one of our tiny house vacation rentals in Detroit to recognize that awesome things really do come in tiny packages. Sensibly designed to maximize every square inch of space, these pint-sized digs promise a big vacation experience:

  • Get away from it all and get back to basics at "Perfect For Two A Little Hideaway In The Woods. Tiny House". This getaway in Sawyer packs plenty of comforts into its small space, such as a nearby zoo and pet-friendly services.
  • "Tiny House On The Lake" offers conveniences such as lowered locks and a separate dining area. Located in Central United States, you'll be able to live big in this small but cleverly designed abode.

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

Sometimes, you just need to get away from the hustle and bustle of the modern world. That's where Vrbo comes in. We've got an excellent range of log cabin vacation rentals in and around Detroit where you can unwind in nature. These are just the start:

  • "Historic Log Cabin In The Heart Of Detroit" is a fantastic mixture of outdoor fun and creature comforts. Make the most of amenities here including a barbecue grill and a stovetop.
  • After a busy day out in Mother Nature, rest and relax at "Relax At This Cozy Lake Front Log Cabin Cedar Interior". This cozy escape comes with a host of features, including a stovetop and an oven.

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

Your Monday to Friday will be much easier to face if you've got something epic organized for the weekend. Give yourself something fun to look forward to by arranging a stay at one of these top weekend getaways in or near Detroit:

  • Book a couple of nights or longer at "Frontdesk | Convenient 2 Bedroom Apt In Downtown", around 0.1 miles to the east of Detroit, and you've got yourself the ultimate weekend escape. You'll have nature hotspots like Gateway Golf Club and Rouge Park Golf Course nearby and conveniences like towels and a kitchen at your disposal.
  • "Sunny + Open 1 Bedroom In The Heart Of Downtown" is also perfect for a whirlwind getaway. About 0.1 miles to the east of Detroit, this vacation rental comes with amenities such as an oven and air conditioning. Taylor Meadows Golf Club and Pine View Golf Course should be on your sightseeing list if you stay here.

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

Studio apartments are a hard act to follow when it comes to character, convenience and location. Get comfy in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Detroit and discover the local energy and vibe:

  • Wake up, explore and then do it all over again at "Deuces In The D - Be Insta Famous". This property is an excellent base for seeing the sights and offers amenities including an elevator and towels.
  • Another popular choice is "Sunny + Open 1 Bedroom In The Heart Of Downtown". Make use of a washing machine, a hair dryer and other handy amenities during your vacation.

When it's time to step foot outside your studio apartment and do some exploring, there's plenty to keep you busy around Detroit. Interested in culture? Don't miss Kresge Auditorium and Old Town Playhouse.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Detroit?

Whether you're chasing a comfy cottage or a large vacation home, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Enjoy a mini break at one of these escapes in or near Detroit:

  • If you only need to stay a couple of nights, "Sonder The Randolph | Two - Bedroom Apartment" is a terrific choice. It's not far from the center of Detroit, so you'll be near lots of attractions.
  • Alternatively, spend a few relaxing nights at "Deuces In The D - Be Insta Famous". This conveniently located property makes exploring the local sights easy.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Detroit?

Nothing says "best vacation ever" like staying in a mansion. Treat your family to a truly unforgettable getaway at one of these mansions for rent in or near Detroit:

  • Around 7 miles to the northwest of Detroit is "Luxury 5bedroom Mansion With 2000 Sq. Ft. Man Cave". As well as its awe-inspiring design, you'll also love its top-notch amenities, such as a firepit and golf.
  • With a fireplace, a firepit and lots of other top-rated amenities, "Historic Mansion In Palmer Park District" will get your squad's stamp of approval. This plush retreat is around 7 miles to the northwest of Detroit.

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

Vacation with others and multiply the fun. Whether you're organizing an epic escape with buddies or a big family get-together, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and around Detroit:

  • A nice range of amenities including a kitchen and off-street parking options make "Stunning, One Of A Kind 6 Bedroom Loft" a standout. This sizable property has 6 bedrooms and accommodates up to 13 guests. From central Detroit, it's around 3 miles away to the northeast.
  • Invite as many as 16 of your favorite people to "Motown Bnb. Experience Detroit In Style" and fill its spaces with laughter and love. This option has 7 bedrooms and is around 3 miles to the northwest of central Detroit. It's crammed with features to keep a large group happy and comfortable, such as a kitchen and a garden.

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

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can have, a pool is easily the most fun. Browse these houses for rent with a pool in or near Detroit and spend your days splashing about. Just don't forget your flamingo floatie:

  • Make yourself comfortable at "Welcome To Detroit House", where your biggest priority will be spending time in the pool. Amenities including free toiletries and a separate dining area help make this getaway a favorite with guests.
  • "The Harper House - Luxury Home Rental" is the kind of place you go to get away from the everyday and appreciate your surroundings, starting with its pool. A toaster and childrens activities are also on hand to make your visit comfortable and convenient.

Detroit has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures hovering between 65 ºF and 80 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summer to visit. Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Detroit vacation rental and organize your getaway for whatever season you like.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Detroit?

Time spent with family is priceless, which is why we'll help you find a space where you can truly connect. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Detroit and create wonderful memories with the people you love:

  • "Historic Log Cabin In The Heart Of Detroit" - This popular getaway offers a kitchen and a fridge and is about 6 miles northwest of the center of Detroit.
  • "Cabin - River View Living" - Another terrific option, this vacation rental comes with a kitchen, air conditioning and more. You'll find it around 12 miles to the northeast of Detroit.

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

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