Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Alden getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Alden with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Alden

Do you want to discover attractions to visit 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 makes Alden a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elk Rapids Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • The Chief Golf Course (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Twin Birch Golf Course (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Chateau Grand Traverse (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Grandview Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Mt. Holiday Ski Area (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alden

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

  • Torch Lake Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Torch Lake (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Haserot Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Grand Traverse Bay (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Alden

Fly into Traverse City, MI (TVC-Cherry Capital), the closest airport, located 18.2 mi (29.2 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Alden?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 464 vacation rentals near Alden. From 192 Houses to 115 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Alden for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Torch Lake Park: 1,021 vacation rentals
  • Avalanche Bay Indoor Waterpark: 1,046 vacation rentals
  • Grand Traverse Resort Golf Course: 205 vacation rentals
  • Traverse City State Park: 1,194 vacation rentals
  • Mission Point Lighthouse: 1,269 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 192 Houses in Alden. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alden include:

  • Cottages: 115 rentals available
  • Cabins: 115 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 115 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 Alden?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 157 vacation rentals with pool available in Alden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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