Michigan Staycation

7 Mind-Blowing Airbnbs For The Ultimate Michigan Staycation

With many people looking for vacation spots closer to home these days, we wanted to share some incredible Michigan staycation spots. There are so many truly sensational spots to visit here that you will have endless adventures, as well as the opportunity to eat great food.

These locations are all high-end Airbnbs which are ideal for large groups. It could be the extended family, a big gang of friends or even a corporate getaway. The best part is that once you divide the cost of the house between the group, it works out as a super affordable alternative to hotels and resorts.

Time to grab some people and indulge in a once in a lifetime Michigan staycation. You won’t regret it…

The Best Michigan Staycation Spots

1. Luxury Log Cabin

This log home, located in the Chestnut Valley Golf Club Development, is quintessential Northern Michigan. Located very close to the best downhill skiing, cross-country and snowmobile trails in the North. Plus, it backs right onto the Chestnut Valley Golf Course.

With 8 bedrooms and sleeping lofts, you can bring your whole family or large group to enjoy Northern Michigan in style & comfort.

The house is great value as it sleeps 16-20 people for just under $1,000 a night.

2. The Big House

This is a 7,000 square foot home privately located on 200 acres. It comes with two kitchens and an air-jet tub in master bath with glass shower.

The “Big House” has a heated pool with a turbo slide, diving board, tennis court/ half court basketball with stadium lights and an in ground trampoline, swing set

For those looking to work out, there is a fully equipped exercise room as well as a tanning booth. This home is truly a private resort with many amenities and activities available on site for parties and weddings. A fire pit and outdoor entertaining make it ideal for groups.

The house comfortably sleeps 16 guests and comes in at $1,000 a night.

Michigan Staycation

3. Cross Trees Cottage – Mackinac

This historic East Bluff cottage on Mackinac Island has an all-American feel about it. Set in beautiful grounds, it is utterly peaceful and the ideal spot for friends and family to get away from the busy cities.

With views out over the water and super comfortable interiors, it is the sort of house you will never want to leave.

The house sleeps 8 guests and will set you back a little under $1,000 a night.

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4. Golden Sunset – Boston Harbour

The house features panoramic Lake Michigan views with highlights being a private hot tub, fireplaces and a stunning rooftop deck.

This spectacular modern home provides a front row seat to the beauty of Lake Michigan. Golden Sunset is a thoughtfully designed 4700 square foot home with a fantastic open main floor. Enjoy a home that takes full advantage of the panoramic Lake Michigan views with a main level featuring floor to ceiling windows along the entire west side, a rooftop deck with comfy seating for sunsets and stargazing, lake view decks off the upper level bedrooms perfect for morning coffee, and a hot tub, grill, gas fire pit, and dining on the main level lakefront deck.

The house is massive – it sleeps 16 people comfortably and will set you back around $1,600 per night depending on the season.

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5. Allegan Acres – Fennville

A luxurious and peaceful rural retreat within walking distance of the quaint downtown Fennville. It comes with an open modern kitchen, private outdoor heated pool and hot tub.

Two indoor fireplaces keep you warm in the winter months while an outdoor fire pit is ideal for groups mingling.  For entertainment you have a ping pong and a pool table as well as indoor andoutdoor sound systems. There is also a huge gaming basement.

With lots to do and see in the area, this is a perfect bolthole for a family getaway.

It will cost you about $800 a night depending on the season and sleeps 16 people.

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6. Luxury Hideaway Estate – West Bloomfield

The house features breathtaking views and frontage on pleasant lake. There is also access to over 100 miles of wooded natural trails for Jogging, walking and biking making this ideal for lovers of the outdoor life.

You can experience animals in the wild, as the acreage is brimming with wild life. The house come with 4 car garages, a pool table, a full gym and lots of space for entertaining.

The house sleeps 16 people and comes in at around $1,000 a night.

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7. Modern Farmhouse – Three Oaks

A charming luxury rental property nestled within the woodlands near Lake Michigan in  Harbor Country, just 70 miles from Chicago.

With sleeping accommodations for up to 26 guests and thoughtfully-appointed communal areas, Dogwood is a tranquil site for vacations, family reunions, celebrations, and retreats that are fun, modern, and laid-back. An ideal place for a Michigan staycation which works out way more affordable that lots of other spots.

The house will sleep 26 people and comes in at a little over $1,200 a night.

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Spending time in Michigan? You’ll want to check out extensive lists of guides and tips for the state. 

Big 7 Travel Team