Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Clarkston

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Clarkston. This city's kayaking, skiing and water skiing draw many visitors. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Clarkston

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Clarkston a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pine Knob Ski Resort (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Waterford Oaks Waterpark (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Mt. Holly (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Oakland Hills Country Club (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • The Captain's Club at Woodfield (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Clarkston

The nearest airport is in Pontiac, MI (PTK-Oakland County Intl.), located 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Flint, MI (FNT-Bishop Intl.), which is 24.5 mi (39.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Clarkston?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 39 vacation rentals near Clarkston. From 32 Houses to 3 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 Clarkston for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • DTE Energy Music Theatre: 100 vacation rentals
  • Great Lakes Crossing Outlets: 158 vacation rentals
  • Detroit Golf Club: 274 vacation rentals
  • Twelve Oaks Mall: 217 vacation rentals
  • Pine Knob Ski Resort: 99 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 32 Houses in Clarkston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Clarkston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 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 Clarkston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Clarkston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.