Destination guide

The riverside setting of East Lansing is ready to explore

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of East Lansing. This city's university setting, sporting events and gardens draw many visitors. Spartan Stadium and Impression 5 Science Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in East Lansing

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes East Lansing 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:

  • Abrams Planetarium (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • John M. Patriarche Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • 4-H Children's Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Forest Akers Golf Courses (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Groesbeck Golf Course (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Ralp W. Crego Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in East Lansing

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, East Lansing is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • John M. Patriarche Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • 4-H Children's Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Ralp W. Crego Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Fenner Nature Center (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Nancy Moore Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Wonch Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around East Lansing

Fly into Lansing, MI (LAN-Capital Region Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is East Lansing Station.

Where to stay around East Lansing?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 23 vacation rentals near East Lansing. From 19 Houses to 3 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 East Lansing for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Michigan State University: 24 vacation rentals
  • Spartan Stadium: 24 vacation rentals
  • Bigelow Thomas Kuhn House: 24 vacation rentals
  • Breslin Center: 24 vacation rentals
  • East Lansing Station: 24 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around East Lansing 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 East Lansing?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 19 Houses in East Lansing. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in East Lansing include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Studios: 3 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 19 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in East Lansing. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.