Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Indian River

The beaches, forests and parks are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Indian River. This welcoming city allures visitors with its spas and hiking. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Indian River

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Indian River a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Indian River Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Seasons of the North Winery (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Mullett Lake Country Club (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Crooked Vine Vineyard and Winery (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Nicholas's Black River Vineyard and Winery (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Chestnut Valley Golf Club (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Indian River

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Indian River is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Burt Lake State Park (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Aloha State Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Turner Park (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Petoskey State Park (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Cheboygan State Park (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Bear River Park (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Indian River

The nearest airport is in Pellston, MI (PLN-Pellston Regional), located 14.2 mi (22.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Mackinac Island, MI (MCD), which is 29.8 mi (48 km) away.

Where to stay around Indian River?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 436 vacation rentals near Indian River. From 202 Houses to 111 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Indian River for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Burt Lake State Park: 450 vacation rentals
  • Cross In The Woods National Shrine: 457 vacation rentals
  • Indian River Golf Club: 434 vacation rentals
  • Big Bear Adventures: 441 vacation rentals
  • Chillermania!: 439 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Indian River 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 Indian River?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 202 Houses in Indian River. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Indian River include:

  • Cabins: 111 rentals available
  • Cottages: 111 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 111 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Indian River?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 61 vacation rentals with pool available in Indian River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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