Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Florence getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Florence. One of the city's many top draws is its skiing. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Florence

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Florence a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Keyes Peak Ski Hill (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Pine Mountain (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Timberstone Golf Course (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • George Young Golf Course (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Ski Brule (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Florence

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Florence is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pentoga Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Horse Race Rapids (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Bewabic State Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Ice Lake Park (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Twelve Foot Falls Park (22.6 mi / 36.3 km)
  • Long Slide Falls (23.6 mi / 38 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Florence

The nearest airport is in Iron Mountain, MI (IMT-Ford), located 11.5 mi (18.5 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Florence?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 41 vacation rentals near Florence. From 17 Houses to 10 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Florence for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Keyes Peak Ski Hill: 23 vacation rentals
  • Ski Brule: 48 vacation rentals
  • Pine Mountain: 17 vacation rentals
  • Millie Mine Bat Viewing Site: 16 vacation rentals
  • Ice Lake Park: 37 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 17 Houses in Florence. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Florence include:

  • Cabins: 10 rentals available
  • Cottages: 10 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 10 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Florence?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Florence. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.