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Choose a vacation rental for your Hessel getaway

Experience the unique character of Hessel with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do 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 and attractions in and around Hessel

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Hessel a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wawashkamo Golf Club (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Wings of Mackinac Butterfly Conservatory (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • The Jewel Golf Course (14.3 mi / 23 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hessel

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 Hessel. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arch Rock (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Mackinac Island State Park (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Hessel

Fly into Mackinac Island, MI (MCD), the closest airport, located 14 mi (22.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Sault Ste. Marie, MI (CIU-Chippewa County Intl.), which is 17 mi (27.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Hessel?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 46 vacation rentals near Hessel. From 27 Cabins to 27 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Hessel for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mackinac Bridge: 199 vacation rentals
  • Fort Mackinac: 172 vacation rentals
  • The Greens of Mackinac: 182 vacation rentals
  • Headlands International Dark Sky Park: 195 vacation rentals
  • Haunted Theatre: 173 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hessel 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 Cabins in Hessel?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 27 Cabins in Hessel. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hessel include:

  • Cottages: 27 rentals available
  • Houses: 18 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 27 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Hessel?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 25 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Hessel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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