Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Ferndale getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Ferndale with a stay in a private vacation home. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and university setting, this city welcomes all visitors. Detroit Zoo and Motown Historical Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Ferndale

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Ferndale has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Detroit Zoo (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Red Oaks Waterpark (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Chandler Park Golf Course (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Oakland Hills Country Club (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Belle Isle Aquarium (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Greenfield Village (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ferndale

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Ferndale is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Belle Isle (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Detroit Riverwalk (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Metro Beach (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Ferndale

Fly into Detroit, MI (DET-Coleman A. Young Municipal), the closest airport, located 7.5 mi (12.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Windsor, ON (YQG), which is 15.7 mi (25.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Ferndale?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 196 vacation rentals near Ferndale. From 113 Houses to 56 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 Ferndale for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Ferndale?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ferndale:

  • Downtown: 27 vacation rentals
  • Midtown Detroit: 25 vacation rentals
  • Brush Park: 19 vacation rentals
  • Sports Center: 28 vacation rentals
  • Washington: 24 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Fisher Mansion: 224 vacation rentals
  • Joe Louis Arena: 236 vacation rentals
  • DTE Energy Music Theatre: 100 vacation rentals
  • Belle Isle: 235 vacation rentals
  • Comerica Park: 241 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 113 Houses in Ferndale. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ferndale include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 56 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 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 Ferndale?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Ferndale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.