Discover a selection of 272 vacation rentals in Rockford, 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 $122 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Rockford. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The tranquil area of Rockford awaits your stay

The lake and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Rockford. Travelers appreciate the boating in this relaxing city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Rockford

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Rockford a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cannonsburg Ski Area (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • John Ball Zoo (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Craig's Cruisers (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Thousand Oaks Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Grattan Raceway (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Watermark Country Club (13 mi / 20.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rockford

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Rockford. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Millennium Park (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Donald Lamoreaux Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Provin Trails Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Huff Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Blandford Nature Center (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Rockford

Fly into Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR), the closest airport, located 16.3 mi (26.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Muskegon, MI (MKG-Muskegon County), which is 34.3 mi (55.2 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Rockford?

Whether you're searching for an intimate retreat for you and your love or someplace spacious to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Rockford. Here are a couple to get your inspiration flowing:

  • Make use of amenities including cable/satellite TV services and a barbecue grill at "Hansel And Gretel Cottage Downtown Saugatuck". Located around 50 miles from Rockford, this leading option has 3 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • "Upscale Home In Private Wooded Setting Close To Lake Michigan" also promises a memorable getaway, offering 3 bedrooms, a nearby laundromat, outdoor furniture and more. It's around 50 miles from Rockford.

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

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

Choose a wonderful log cabin from the many dotted in or near Rockford and you'll soon be inside your wooden sanctuary, coffee in hand, relaxing by a roaring fire. But adventure is right outside your door too. These cabins offer a great mix of comfort and fun:

  • "Lake Michigan 1945 Log Cabin Cottage Home": Enjoy a week resting and relaxing at this great escape in the middle of nature. When you've recharged, enjoy water skiing or rafting, which are some of the leading activities in this region.
  • "Genuine Log Cabin On Beautiful Goshorn Lake": Stay in and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere or get out and try some thrilling activities nearby, including horse riding and windsurfing. The choice is all yours around here.

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

Forget about those household chores — weekends were made for having fun. Take time out at one of these weekend getaways in and around Rockford and make the most of all the fabulous things to do nearby:

  • Located 19 miles to the south of central Rockford, "The River House Of Alaska, Michigan - Southeast Grand Rapids - Pet Friendly" is popular with adventurous types and nature buffs. Get out and see nearby outdoor attractions, such as Lake allegan and Little Long Lake. If you're up for more, try golf or cycling.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a slower pace of life at "Pet Friendly And Peaceful Setting". Approximately 20 miles west of Rockford, fun activities around here include hiking and biking and tennis. Rather go sightseeing? Find time for Winding Creek Golf Club and Hoffmaster State Park.

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

Studio apartments are a hard act to follow when it comes to location, character and convenience. Escape to one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Rockford and enjoy a taste of the local culture and vibe:

  • Wake up, explore and then do it all over again at "Pet Friendly And Peaceful Setting". This vacation rental is a wonderful base for discovering the sights and offers amenities including a fenced pool and a fridge.
  • "The Lakefront Cottage At Big Pine Island" is another tempting option. Make yourself comfy and take advantage of a fireplace, a balcony and more.

There are lots of sights around Rockford you shouldn't miss. Satisfy the culture lover in you by visiting Kresge Auditorium and Michigan Legacy Art Park.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Rockford?

Whether you're chasing a compact apartment or a house with enough space for the family, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Sneak in some downtime at one of these top picks in or near Rockford:

  • If you only need to stay a night or two, "Downtown Saugatuck Condo With 3rd Story Deck" is a fantastic choice. It's close to central Rockford, so you'll have easy access to lots of attractions.
  • Another great choice is "Luxury Home On Hutchins Lake Near Saugatuck". Gather your squad and enjoy a comfortable stay near the heart of Rockford.

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

Forget about flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to get away for a weekend, just you and your beloved. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Rockford that would make Cupid green with envy. Here are some we think you'll adore:

  • Sneak off on Friday for a few passion-filled nights at "Lakefront Family Friendly Home With Large Sandy Beach And Beautiful Views". Around 2 miles from Rockford, it comes with plenty of nice touches, like winery tours and beauty services.
  • "Devils Hole Lodge - Muskegon River" is another popular option that's bound to impress. It's around 25 miles from Rockford and comes with a fireplace and shopping facilities.

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

Big groups mean big fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll easily fit your entire gang. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Rockford and get everyone together under the one roof:

  • Offering privacy, space and comfort, you'll get your guests' nod of approval at "Countryside Family Cottages With Lake Access". Up to 14 people can stay at this escape which has 4 bedrooms, a garden and a lake view. This group favorite is around 2 miles to the south of Rockford.
  • Invite up to 12 of your dearest friends to "2 Bella Vista Cottages Near Cannonsburg W" and fill the place with laughter and love. This option has 4 bedrooms and is around 2 miles to the south of Rockford. It's packed with features to keep your group occupied, such as a kitchen and a lake view.

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

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can have, a pool is hands down the most fun. Take a peek at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Rockford and spend your time splashing about. Just remember to take your inflatable unicorn:

  • Treat your loved ones to a memorable break at "The River House Of Alaska, Michigan - Southeast Grand Rapids - Pet Friendly". There's plenty to love about this escape besides its pool, such as a TV and towels.
  • Spend lazy vacation days splashing about or just unwinding beside the water at "Grand Rapids Fulton Heights Tinyish House Corporate Rental". This vacation home is another guest favorite and features a kitchen, a toaster and more.

Unsure how to pack your bags for your Rockford getaway? This enticing destination has a humid continental climate. In the summertime, you can expect average temperatures of between 60 ºF and 80 ºF. Scroll through our selection of Rockford vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more ideas about where to stay.

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

Whether you're escaping with a small group or you're taking your cousins, parents and great aunt along, family vacations spell fun. These large rentals in and around Rockford have room for everyone — along with everything you need to keep them all happy:

  • Make your visit a memorable one at "Lakefront Family Friendly Home With Large Sandy Beach And Beautiful Views". This getaway has 3 bedrooms, sleeps up to 10 guests and comes with many handy amenities, including childrens activities and nearby ecotour services. It's around 2 miles south of Rockford.
  • "Countryside Family Cottages With Lake Access" is another property your guests will love. You'll be able to invite up to 14 family and friends to this retreat which offers 4 bedrooms, a fridge, a garden and more. It's around 2 miles to the south of central Rockford.

If you'd like to visit some family-friendly attractions nearby, Adventure Island Family Fun Park promises fun for all ages.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Rockford?

Escape from everyday life and treat your loved ones to a different type of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Rockford and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts you're used to!

  • "Cabin - Wooded Studio Guesthouse With Hot Tub" - Located around 14 miles south of the center of Rockford, this family-friendly escape offers amenities like towels and a smart TV.
  • "Cabin On Lake With 63 Acres And Trails + Guest House" - This stay is also perfect for families and is around 17 miles northeast of Rockford. Offering on-site watersports, a kitchen and more, it'll get your group's tick of approval.

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