Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Ellison Bay

The island views and lake create a pretty picture of Ellison Bay. Travelers appreciate the coffeehouses in this welcoming city. 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 Ellison Bay

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Ellison Bay has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Bay Ridge Golf Course (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Peninsula State Park Golf Course (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Eagle Trailhead (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Stone's Throw Winery (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • The Orchards at Egg Harbor (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ellison Bay

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ellison Bay is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ellison Bluff State Natural Area (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Sister Bay Dog Park & Community Garden (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Waterfront Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Eagle Harbor (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Ephraim Public Beach (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Nicolet Bay Beach (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)

Transportation to and around Ellison Bay

The nearest airport is in Escanaba, MI (ESC-Delta County), located 32.2 mi (51.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Ellison Bay?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 424 vacation rentals near Ellison Bay. From 199 Houses to 126 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ellison Bay for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Northport Pier: 289 vacation rentals
  • Ellison Bluff State Natural Area: 410 vacation rentals
  • Linden Gallery: 406 vacation rentals
  • The Clearing Folk School: 398 vacation rentals
  • Ellison Bay Pottery Studios: 393 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ellison Bay 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 Ellison Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 199 Houses in Ellison Bay. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ellison Bay include:

  • Cottages: 126 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 72 rentals available
  • Cabins: 126 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 Ellison Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 73 vacation rentals with pool available in Ellison Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.