Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Whitmore Lake is ready to explore

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Whitmore Lake. Travelers to this scenic city praise the hockey games, bird watching and restaurants. Gerald R. Ford Library and Ann Arbor Hands On Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Whitmore Lake

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Whitmore Lake a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Brighton (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Fox Hills Golf and Banquet Center (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Lake Forest Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Paradise Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Northville Downs (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Stonebridge Golf Club (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Whitmore Lake

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Whitmore Lake is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hudson Mills Metropark (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Matthaei Botanical Gardens (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Nichols Arboretum (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Maybury State Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Buhr Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Whitmore Lake

The nearest airport is in Ann Arbor, MI (ARB-Ann Arbor Municipal), located 13.7 mi (22.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Pontiac, MI (PTK-Oakland County Intl.), which is 23.6 mi (37.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Whitmore Lake?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 130 vacation rentals near Whitmore Lake. From 96 Houses to 11 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Whitmore Lake for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Whitmore Lake?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Whitmore Lake:

  • Kerrytown: 24 vacation rentals
  • Old West Side: 61 vacation rentals
  • Burns Park: 51 vacation rentals
  • Water Hill: 28 vacation rentals
  • Arborview Neighborhood: 26 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Whitmore Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 96 Houses in Whitmore Lake. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Whitmore Lake include:

  • Cottages: 11 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 16 rentals available
  • Cabins: 11 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 internet/wifi in Whitmore Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 118 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Whitmore Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.