Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Gladstone

The lake and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Gladstone. Well known for its restaurants, bars and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Gladstone

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Gladstone has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Irish Oaks Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Gladstone Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Terrace Bluff Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Pioneer Trail Park (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Woody's Run Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Escanaba Country Club (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gladstone

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gladstone is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Van Cleve Park & Gladstone Beach (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Pioneer Trail Park (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Ludington Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Hiawatha National Forest (24.5 mi / 39.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Gladstone

Fly into Escanaba, MI (ESC-Delta County), the closest airport, located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Marquette, MI (MQT-Sawyer Intl.), which is 36.3 mi (58.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Gladstone?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 27 vacation rentals near Gladstone. From 11 Houses to 4 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 Gladstone for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Irish Oaks Golf Course: 31 vacation rentals
  • Gladstone Golf Club: 36 vacation rentals
  • Terrace Bluff Golf Club: 29 vacation rentals
  • Pioneer Trail Park: 30 vacation rentals
  • Upper Peninsula State Fair Grounds: 30 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 11 Houses in Gladstone. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gladstone include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 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 internet/wifi in Gladstone?

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