Destination guide

Why people love visiting cozy Plainwell

The area's monuments and churches are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Plainwell. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this walkable city. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Plainwell

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Plainwell 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:

  • Bittersweet Ski Resort (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Cheshire Hills Golf Course (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Milham Park Golf Club (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Dumont Lake Park (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Plainwell

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

  • Gun Lake (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Dumont Lake Park (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Portage Creek Bicentennial Park (15.3 mi / 24.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Plainwell

Fly into Kalamazoo, MI (AZO-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Intl.), the closest airport, located 14.9 mi (24 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Grand Rapids, MI (GRR-Gerald R. Ford Intl.), which is 30.9 mi (49.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Plainwell?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 22 vacation rentals near Plainwell. From 9 Cabins to 9 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Plainwell for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Gun Lake Casino: 81 vacation rentals
  • Dumont Lake Park: 565 vacation rentals
  • Western Michigan University: 68 vacation rentals
  • Fort Custer Recreation Area: 70 vacation rentals
  • Bittersweet Ski Resort: 115 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Plainwell 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 Cabins in Plainwell?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Cabins in Plainwell. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Plainwell include:

  • Houses: 9 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 9 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Plainwell?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 16 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Plainwell. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.