Destination guide

Tranquil Shelbyville will entice you

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Shelbyville. This city is relaxing and romantic, recognized for its casino gaming, restaurants and fishing. 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 Shelbyville

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Shelbyville a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bittersweet Ski Resort (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Dumont Lake Park (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Diamond Springs Golf Course (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Hastings Country Club (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Frog Hollow Playground (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Shelbyville

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Shelbyville is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gun Lake (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Dumont Lake Park (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Fish Hatchery Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Tyden Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Frog Hollow Playground (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Shelbyville

The nearest airport is in Grand Rapids, MI (GRR-Gerald R. Ford Intl.), located 19.6 mi (31.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Kalamazoo, MI (AZO-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Intl.), which is 25.4 mi (40.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Shelbyville?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 54 vacation rentals near Shelbyville. From 24 Houses to 24 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Shelbyville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Gun Lake Casino: 81 vacation rentals
  • Dumont Lake Park: 570 vacation rentals
  • Fort Custer Recreation Area: 69 vacation rentals
  • Frog Hollow Playground: 66 vacation rentals
  • Bittersweet Ski Resort: 116 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 24 Houses in Shelbyville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Shelbyville include:

  • Cabins: 24 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 24 rentals available

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 38 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Shelbyville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.