Destination guide

The beautiful area of Norton Shores awaits your stay

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Norton Shores. Travelers like the shopping, beaches and restaurants in this scenic and welcoming city. 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 Norton Shores

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Norton Shores has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Grand Haven State Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Muskegon State Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Muskegon Winter Sports Complex (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Michigan's Adventure (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Coopersville & Marne Railway (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Pigeon Creek Park (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)

Seasonal weather in Norton Shores

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 79°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Norton Shores

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

  • Pere Marquette Park Beach (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Grand Haven State Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Muskegon State Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Grand Haven Beach (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Pigeon Creek Park (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Norton Shores

Fly into Muskegon, MI (MKG-Muskegon County), the closest airport, located 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Norton Shores?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 413 vacation rentals near Norton Shores. From 200 Houses to 97 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Norton Shores for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Grand Haven Beach: 237 vacation rentals
  • Michigan's Adventure: 294 vacation rentals
  • Pere Marquette Park Beach: 447 vacation rentals
  • Grand Haven State Park: 507 vacation rentals
  • Muskegon State Park: 449 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Norton Shores 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 Norton Shores?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 200 Houses in Norton Shores. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Norton Shores include:

  • Cabins: 97 rentals available
  • Cottages: 97 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 99 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 Norton Shores?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 35 vacation rentals with pool available in Norton Shores. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.