Discover a selection of 265 vacation rentals in Pentwater, 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 air conditioning. Prices start at $107 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Pentwater. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Take a trip to Lake Michigan

On the shores of Lake Michigan, in the lyrically-named Oceana County, this charming historic town is enough to bring out anybody's inner poet. The sandy shores and boat-filled marinas evoke the tranquil hotspots of New England, and there's so much for outdoorsy enthusiasts to get stuck into. You can rent a boat and head out onto the serene blue water to fish, sail, or simply enjoy the sunsets. Wander the pretty streets, sample the local delicacies, and browse in the quirky independent boutiques, galleries and gift shops. Or, head into the Michigan backcountry to enjoy miles of hiking in picturesque surroundings.

Things to do

Exploring Pentwater

Pentwater is a charming, flower-filled village which you can easily explore on foot – or rent a bike or Segway to take a tour of the village. You can while away many a pleasant hour explore the quaint places to eat, browse locally-painted landscapes, and poke about in antique shops. Wine buffs can pass pleasurable hours sampling Michigan wines at a local Pentwater winery. Or, if you're staying at your Pentwater vacation rental with kids, the local farm tours and petting zoos are always a fun day out.


Lakeside fun in Pentwater

A popular summer destination, much of the activities available in Pentwater are focused on the lake and the dunes and beaches along its shoreline. One of the best ways to enjoy the scenery is to charter a boat from a marina on Pentwater Lake and sail out onto the twinkling expanse of Lake Michigan. Pentwater beach stretches along the lakeshore of Charles Mears State Park from the channel pier and lighthouse. On sunny days, it's full of families building sandcastles, flying kites, relaxing, and enjoying the water. It's a beautiful spot at dusk, when the sunset paints the lake in burnished golds and pinks


Summer relaxation in Pentwater

Pentwater's lakeside stretches of sugary white sand make for a perfect day out whatever the season. In summer, you can relax on the beach and soak up the rays, or enjoy a sunny excursion out on the water. The bright autumnal woodland color makes fall a particularly rewarding time to visit. And, in winter, the plummeting temperatures mean enjoying winter sports like sledding, cross-country skiing, or snowshoeing is possible. Or visit in spring, when the air freshens, trees begin to leaf, and the delicate springtime flowers start to bloom.

Natural features

Get back to nature in Pentwater

From a Pentwater vacation rental, keen golfers can enjoy several courses in the local area. A number of local ranches also offer horseback riding treks through shady woodland. Or, if you love hiking, miles of Manistee National Forest trails are easily accessible from Pentwater. This diverse habitat, sprawling almost a million acres, stretches from Lake Michigan near Pentwater across to Lake Huron. In winter, you can enjoy cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, and snowshoeing along the forest trails just a short drive from your Pentwater vacation rental.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Pentwater

The nearest airport is in Manistee, MI (MBL-Manistee County-Blacker), located 33.7 mi (54.3 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Pentwater, MI?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 265 vacation rentals around Pentwater. From 225 house rentals to 107 cottage 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 Pentwater?

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

  • Charles Mears State Park: 362 vacation rentals
  • Jomagrha Vineyards and Winery: 384 vacation rentals
  • Ludington State Park: 266 vacation rentals
  • Ludington Waterfront Park: 278 vacation rentals
  • West Michigan Fairgrounds: 261 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pentwater 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 Pentwater?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 225 Houses in Pentwater. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pentwater include:

  • Cottages: 107 rentals available
  • Cabins: 107 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 27 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Pentwater?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 56 vacation rentals with pool available in Pentwater. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.