Destination guide

The lively city of Waterford awaits you

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Waterford. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Waterford

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Waterford has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Detroit Zoo (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Waterford Oaks Waterpark (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Pine Knob Ski Resort (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Oakland Hills Country Club (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Paradise Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Waterford

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Waterford is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Union Lake (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Maybury State Park (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Waterford

Fly into Pontiac, MI (PTK-Oakland County Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Detroit, MI (DET-Coleman A. Young Municipal), which is 26.1 mi (42.1 km) away.

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

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

  • Waterford Oaks Waterpark: 164 vacation rentals
  • Oakland University: 179 vacation rentals
  • Pine Knob Ski Resort: 99 vacation rentals
  • Detroit Institute of Arts: 245 vacation rentals
  • DTE Energy Music Theatre: 99 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Waterford Township 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 Waterford Township?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 42 Houses in Waterford Township. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Waterford Township include:

  • Cottages: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 6 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 Waterford Township?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 49 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Waterford Township. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.