Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of West Olive

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of West Olive. Renowned for its beaches, lake and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around West Olive

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

  • John Ball Zoo (22.2 mi / 35.8 km)
  • Pigeon Creek Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Crestview Golf Club (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Dutch Village (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Grand Haven State Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Tunnel Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)

Seasonal weather in West Olive

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in West Olive

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, West Olive is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pigeon Creek Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Veldheer Tulip Gardens (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Windmill Island (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Grand Haven Beach (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Grand Haven State Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Tunnel Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around West Olive

Fly into Muskegon, MI (MKG-Muskegon County), the closest airport, located 16.5 mi (26.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Grand Rapids, MI (GRR-Gerald R. Ford Intl.), which is 31 mi (49.9 km) away.

Where to stay around West Olive?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 506 vacation rentals near West Olive. From 227 Houses to 138 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near West Olive for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Grand Haven Beach: 234 vacation rentals
  • Oval Beach: 1,267 vacation rentals
  • Saugatuck Dunes State Park: 1,222 vacation rentals
  • Holland State Park: 814 vacation rentals
  • Pere Marquette Park Beach: 441 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Olive 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 West Olive?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 227 Houses in West Olive. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in West Olive include:

  • Cottages: 138 rentals available
  • Cabins: 138 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 138 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in West Olive?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 89 vacation rentals with pool available in West Olive. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.