Destination guide

The artsy city of East Grand Rapids awaits you

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of East Grand Rapids. Travelers to this romantic city praise the restaurants, shopping and lake. Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park and Grand Rapids Children's Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around East Grand Rapids

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes East Grand Rapids a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • John Ball Zoo (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Calvin College Ecosystem Preserve (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Patterson Ice Center (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Watermark Country Club (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Fish Ladder Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Huff Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of East Grand Rapids

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in East Grand Rapids. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Calvin College Ecosystem Preserve (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Huff Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Provin Trails Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Donald Lamoreaux Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Millennium Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around East Grand Rapids

Fly into Grand Rapids, MI (GRR-Gerald R. Ford Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.8 mi (9.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around East Grand Rapids?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 42 vacation rentals near East Grand Rapids. From 20 Houses to 9 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near East Grand Rapids for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to East Grand Rapids?

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

  • Van Andel Arena: 72 vacation rentals
  • Calvin College: 72 vacation rentals
  • Frog Hollow Playground: 66 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Market: 71 vacation rentals
  • Fulton Street Farmers Market: 72 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around East Grand Rapids listed on HomeAway 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 East Grand Rapids?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 20 Houses in East Grand Rapids. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in East Grand Rapids include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 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 East Grand Rapids?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in East Grand Rapids. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.