Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Lansing

Enjoy the history and other features of Lansing. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, bars and university setting. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Lansing

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Lansing a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cedarview Golf Course (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Americana Vineyards (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Hillendale Golf Course (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Lucas Vineyards (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Sapsucker Woods Sanctuary (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Newman Municipal Golf Course (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lansing

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lansing is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lansing Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Taughannock Falls State Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Allan H. Treman State Marine Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Ithaca Falls Natural Area (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Cornell Plantations (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Dewitt Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Lansing

Fly into Ithaca, NY (ITH-Tompkins Regional), the closest airport, located 8.1 mi (13 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Cortland, NY (CTX-Cortland County), which is 17.4 mi (28 km) away.

Where to stay around Lansing?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 693 vacation rentals near Lansing. From 341 Houses to 52 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 Lansing for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lansing Park: 360 vacation rentals
  • Shops at Ithaca Mall: 257 vacation rentals
  • Cedarview Golf Course: 513 vacation rentals
  • Cornell University: 631 vacation rentals
  • Watkins Glen State Park: 968 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 341 Houses in Lansing. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lansing include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 52 rentals available
  • Cabins: 221 rentals available
  • Cottages: 221 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 Lansing?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 23 vacation rentals with pool available in Lansing. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.