Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Ypsilanti

The area's festivals and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Ypsilanti. This city's riverfront, golfing and island views draw many visitors. Cobblestone Farm and Gerald R. Ford Library are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Ypsilanti

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Ypsilanti a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Stonebridge Golf Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Fox Hills Golf and Banquet Center (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Lake Forest Golf Club (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Gateway Golf Club (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Oasis Golf Center (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Northville Downs (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ypsilanti

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Ypsilanti. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Matthaei Botanical Gardens (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Buhr Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Nichols Arboretum (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Maybury State Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Hudson Mills Metropark (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Ypsilanti

The nearest airport is in Ann Arbor, MI (ARB-Ann Arbor Municipal), located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), which is 13.7 mi (22 km) away.

Where to stay around Ypsilanti?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 191 vacation rentals near Ypsilanti. From 148 Houses to 25 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 Ypsilanti for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Ypsilanti:

  • Angell: 33 vacation rentals
  • Kerrytown: 27 vacation rentals
  • Old West Side: 64 vacation rentals
  • Burns Park: 58 vacation rentals
  • Bryant Pattengill East: 32 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 Ypsilanti?

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

  • Eastern Michigan University: 196 vacation rentals
  • Ypsilanti Water Tower: 195 vacation rentals
  • Rynearson Stadium: 205 vacation rentals
  • University of Michigan: 213 vacation rentals
  • Michigan Stadium: 210 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 148 Houses in Ypsilanti. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ypsilanti include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 25 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 rentals available
  • Cottages: 12 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 Ypsilanti?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Ypsilanti. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.