Discover a selection of 20 vacation rentals in Waterford, 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 $245 per night, and houses and hotels are popular options for a stay in Waterford. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Waterford

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Waterford. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Waterford

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Waterford a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pine Knob Mansion (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Pine Knob Ski Resort (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Shepherd's Hollow Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Waterford Oaks Waterpark (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • LEGOLAND® Discovery Center (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Waterford

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Waterford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Union Lake (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Seymour Lake Township Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Kensington Metropark (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Pontiac Lake State Recreation Area (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Indian Springs Metro Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Huron River (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Waterford

Fly into Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW), the closest airport, located 33.3 mi (53.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Detroit, MI (DET-Coleman A. Young Municipal), which is 28.7 mi (46.2 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Waterford?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now that's to get away. It's time to pack your suitcase and take off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Waterford:

  • Around 2 miles from the center of Waterford, it's hard to beat "Williams Lake Get - Away Lakefront Home". It has 2 bedrooms and handy features including a nearby waterfront and shopping.
  • "1280 Acre Cass Lake - Largest Inland Lk Se Mi" also promises a memorable escape, offering 3 bedrooms, coffee and tea making facilities, beach sun loungers and more. It's around 2 miles from Waterford.

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

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

There's nothing like a short escape to reset your batteries. If you're ready for some R&R, these weekend getaways in and around Waterford make the ideal base for a mini break:

  • If spending time in the great outdoors is a priority for you, book a night or two at "Beautiful Cheerful Luxurious 4 Bedroom House One Mile From Lake". Around 4 miles south of Waterford, it's near Bush Lake and McHattie Park. Amenities at this retreat include a barbecue grill and a kitchen.
  • Also consider "Lakefront Home On All Sports Cass Lake", which is around 4 miles south of Waterford. After a day of discovering nearby sights like Blackheath Golf Club and Fenton Farms Golf Club, settle into your rental and make use of a washing machine, children's games and more.

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

Usually small in size, easy on the wallet and well located, it's easy to fall for the charms of a studio apartment. Make yourself comfortable in one of these vacation rentals and experience the energy of Waterford up close:

  • Unpack your suitcase at "Cozy Oasis With King Bed / Close To Great Lakes Outlet". Amenities including off-street parking options and cable/satellite TV services will help you feel at home here.
  • Another appealing choice is "King Suite. Indoor Pool. Free Breakfast. | Near Sea Life Michigan". Take advantage of a kitchen, towels and other handy amenities during your vacation.

With the money you save on your studio apartment, you'll be able to see more of Waterford. Cultural attractions like Fox Theatre and Max M. Fisher Music Center will help you understand the personality of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Waterford?

Just because you only have a couple of days free doesn't mean you have to spend it in a lifeless hotel room. Take a vacation but still have the home comforts you love at one of these short-term rentals in or around Waterford:

  • "Quiet Cottage By The Lake" is close to the heart of Waterford, which means there are plenty of things to keep you occupied. Tick off leading sights like Ford Field and Fox Theatre when you're not making the most of your cozy property.
  • "Beautiful Home On Sprawling Property" is another appealing option. We recommend adding Comerica Park and GM Renaissance Center to your itinerary when you're ready to sightsee.

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

Nothing says "I love you" like planning a romantic weekend together. If you want to spend a couple of relaxing evenings away with your other half, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Waterford that will get your heart racing:

  • Around 2 miles from Waterford, "Williams Lake Get - Away Lakefront Home" is the perfect place for adoring couples. Skiing facilities and a fireplace are some of the many amenities here.
  • Otherwise, spend a few blissful days drinking wine and canoodling at "1280 Acre Cass Lake - Largest Inland Lk Se Mi", around 2 miles from Waterford. Beauty services and a firepit will help set the scene for romance.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Waterford?

If you're looking for somewhere to reconnect with loved ones this vacation, why not make it extra special? These mansions for rent in or near Waterford will easily accommodate the entire gang while doing it in style:

  • Approximately 20 miles to the southeast of Waterford is "Luxury 5bedroom Mansion With 2000 Sq. Ft. Man Cave". As well as its grand design and classy interiors, you'll be impressed by its top-notch amenities, such as golf and a firepit.
  • Another quality option is "Historic Mansion In Palmer Park District". Around 20 miles to the southeast of Waterford, this gorgeous vacation rental gives you a taste of high-class living and comes with beauty services, golf and more.

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

Big groups mean massive fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll easily fit your whole squad. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Waterford and get your favorite people together under the one roof:

  • Offering privacy, comfort and space, you'll get everyone's seal of approval at "Open Concept Downtown Farmington Industrial Space". Up to 30 people can be accommodated at this property which has 5 bedrooms, high-speed internet services and a TV. This group favorite is around 14 miles to the south of Waterford.
  • "Southfield Home Perfect For Large Families" is another terrific option. It's around 17 miles to the southeast of Waterford, has 3 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 guests. A kitchen and a games room are among the things designed to make your group vacation even more memorable.

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

A pool is often a nonnegotiable when deciding where to spend your vacation, particularly if you're traveling with kids who are full of beans. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Waterford and fill your days with frolicking and fun:

  • Pack your swim gear and make a booking at "Beautiful Cheerful Luxurious 4 Bedroom House One Mile From Lake". There are also lots of other appealing amenities here, including a separate dining area and a garden.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a change of scenery at "Downtown Lake Orion House ~ Brand New Kitchen And Bath". As well as its inviting pool, make use of a microwave oven and a fridge.

Not sure what the weather's like in Waterford? It has a humid continental climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 60 ºF to 75 ºF. If you're chasing more inspiration on places to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to browse through our entire selection of Waterford vacation rentals.

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

No matter if your idea of the perfect escape is out in the countryside or by the ocean, you'll have a lot more fun if you share the experience with loved ones. Book one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Waterford and bring the whole crew:

  • Located around 2 miles to the south of Waterford, "1280 Acre Cass Lake - Largest Inland Lk Se Mi" has 3 bedrooms and sleeps up to 10 guests. It's equipped with a range of amenities, including a barbecue grill and a fridge.
  • Another popular option is "Superb New Villa Facing South". This property is 4 miles south of Waterford and features free toiletries, a barbecue grill and more. With 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, there's no need to leave anyone off your invitation list.

When you're ready to leave the house and explore, there are loads of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone entertained. Detroit Zoo, Detroit Riverwalk and SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium should be on your agenda.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Waterford?

Time spent with family is important, which is why we'll help you find a space where you can truly connect. Book one of these family cabin rentals in or near Waterford and make memories with your loved ones:

  • "Historic Log Cabin In The Heart Of Detroit" - This sought-after getaway offers coffee and tea making facilities and a nearby laundromat and is located about 25 miles to the southeast of central Waterford.
  • "Cabin - River View Living" - Another excellent choice, this cabin comes with a kitchen, internet access and more. You'll find it around 30 miles to the southeast of Waterford.

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