10 Best Lakefront Vrbo Rentals Near Lake Michigan, United States

Melissa
Melissa 
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Visiting Lake Michigan is an experience every tourist and local should try in the United States. It is one of the largest freshwater lakes in the whole world, and it’s always a beautiful sight to see. It also has around 275,000 acres (111,000 ha) of sand dunes, and it has a lot of clean beaches people go to. An interesting thing about Lake Michigan is that it’s the only lake solely owned by the United States. Swimming, surfing, canoeing, and sunbathing are a few of the many activities you can do here. Warren Dunes State Park and Lemon Creek Winery and Fruit Farm are some places you should visit along the lakeshore. To get the best experience here, book one of the below-listed lakefront Vrbo rentals near Lake Michigan, United States. Scroll down to learn more.

1. Beachfront family home with spacious balcony (from USD 484)

This clean and spacious house is great for those travelling in big groups as this accommodation can fit up to nine guests. You’ll love how seamless the check-in process is because of the hospitable host. The house is spotlessly clean, and you’ll find the amenities to be very high quality. Air conditioning, a television, Wifi, a kitchen with dining area, and a game room are a few of the many amenities included. Feel free to also relax on the balcony where you’ll get an amazing view of the beach and even enjoy the fresh air. While you’re here, you can swim, watch the sunset, and even go stargazing at the beach in front of you. You can also keep yourself warm by the fireplace.

Lake Mich. Beachfront 4 bedroom Home with Fantastic Views and private beach.
33 reviews  Wifi Available
House 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
outside the wrap around deck has comfortable outdoor furniture
more than enough comfortable beach chairs and lounges
the views from the rooms were spectacular we loved being right on the beach and lake
the home is beautiful spacious comfortable clean and has absolutely stunning views of the lake
it felt open and comfortable
Cleanliness:
beach area so clean and private
the house was clean and location was amazing
Host:
very easy and accessible the owners were lovely and accommodating
steve was an excellent host and made us feel welcome
owners are extremely nice and make your stay as best as possible highly recommended place
owner takes a lot of pride in his property and is takes care of any problems promptly
Location:
close enough to town with excellent restaurants and golf courses yet remote and quiet all the time
your place was perfect enjoy the rest of your summer bob sorry about the spelling
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2. Large and spacious home in the forest (from USD 405)

Feel cosy and at home in this accommodation designed with wooden furnishings and big glass windows, just to bring enough sunlight inside. The accommodation includes a television, a fireplace, a kitchen with cooking facilities, and a dining area. The outdoor deck is a common area where you can just sit, relax, or maybe grill a meal. Just a few steps down, you can immediately enjoy the clear sand and the blue ocean waves. Watersport gear is also readily available here.

Lake Michigan Family Home near Manistee & Ludington
14 reviews  Wifi Available
House 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was more than enough room for our group of eight to relax and have our own space
Cleanliness:
the kitchen was clean and well supplied
the screened-in porch was a nice place to allow our damp towels to dry
Location:
the walk to the beach down the hill was so much fun
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3. Splendid lakefront cabin (from USD 204)

Feel comfortable at this cute little log cabin with a beautiful and colourful outdoor garden. This two-bedroom home can accommodate six guests, and it has one bathroom. The cabin is well-maintained and it is kept clean and cosy, thanks to the furnishings. While you’re here, you can sit on the deck and have a picnic at the table. The windows allow you to enjoy a full view of the lake. There is also a fully stocked kitchen, a lovely living room, and comfortable beds for your enjoyment. Wifi, a television, and a fireplace are also included.

Great Lakes Splendor! - Unique Lake Michigan Lakefront Log Cabin
123 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super cozy log cabin with incredible views of lake michigan
the owners have taken pride to put kitchen and bathroom upgrades without losing the cottage’s charm
the updates to the bath and kitchen made it very nice
Cleanliness:
the whole cabin was very clean and comfy
the property was clean and had everything we needed
the house is very clean and easily accommodates up to 6 people
Host:
pleasant and responsive owner
the hosts provide all the check in details clearly and timely
Location:
perfect lakefront location and very comfortable for the four of us
the neighbors to the left are too close to be able to relax outside
the location is amazing with lots of outdoor living spaces
definitely a place we will come back to
despite being near a major road the property is peaceful and quiet
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4. Lovely lakeside family home (from USD 700)

In this five-bedroom accommodation, you’ll immediately feel warm and at home, because of its amenities and decorations. The rental is located in a forest and close to wildlife. There is a television, a heater, Wifi, a full kitchen, and a dining area for you to enjoy. They also have family features such as toys and highchairs. The large deck and porch are great places to just sit and relax during your free time. The beach is just a few steps away from the house. This accommodation can fit up to 12 guests.

Only rent 2 weeks per year. No longer renting for 2022.
18 reviews  Wifi Available
House 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
living room was very comfortable with tv satellite dish and dvd player
gorgeous new construction and very comfortable beds
the beds were comfortable and the kitchen was well-stocked
Cleanliness:
the house was clean and spacious
the cottage was very clean and the updates wonderful
the beach was clean and we found lots of sea glass
the cottage was modern very clean and well equipped
Host:
the owners tom and renee were so helpful and responded promptly to our questions
owners were very quick at responding to questions and great to work with
the owner was very responsive throughout the rental process
the owner tom was very responsive and wonderful to work with
owner was great in communications during booking & before/after our stay
Location:
easy access to the beach close to downtown area and meijer's was only 15 minutes away
the location is spectacular and if you enjoy nature this is an ideal rental for you
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5. Private and peaceful home for big groups (from USD 963)

This accommodation is perfect for those who want peace and privacy for their short getaway. With views of the lake from the living room windows, you’ll feel relaxed and at peace. The accommodation’s structure is very unique, and at the same time, it’s complete with the facilities you need. There is a television, heater, air-conditioning, a small kitchen, and a balcony available to use. This rental can sleep around 17 guests, and it has 5 bedrooms. There are a lot of areas you can spend time together, but at the same time, you get to enjoy your own me-time. The beach is easily accessible as well.

Spacious 5BR Lake Michigan Cottage w/ Private Beach!
7 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 17 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 17
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ceiling fan blades very dusty
Cleanliness:
indoors - had to clean refrigerator before able to put our food away
the vacation rental was very clean
Host:
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was very helpful
rating details:the property manager was more than helpful
Location:
i was very happy with the location
i was very happy with the location
it showed an easy walk to the water
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6. Chic countryside home with private beach

A countryside ambience awaits you in this five-bedroom home near Lake Michigan. The house is designed with the latest trends and it has modern facilities for your stay. Air-conditioning, parking, Wifi, two living rooms, a well-equipped kitchen, a dining area, a television, are a few of the many amenities you’ll find here. It’s also family-friendly, thanks to the games for kids and the beach access. The beach is just a few steps from the deck, and there is a staircase to the private beach. From the second story, you get to see the beautiful views of the beach and the calming waves from the second-floor rooms. This accommodation can fit 12 guests.

G*R*E*A*T* no bluff beach! Yes, we have a beach!
Manistee, MI, US
12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

7. Lakefront home with large garden

Simple and private, two words to best describe this accommodation. The large garden is such a peaceful place to just sit back and relax. You can also swim and have fun under the sun at the beach, which is just a few steps away from the accommodation. While here, you can watch television, use the Wifi, cook a meal in the kitchen, or just sit and eat in the dining area. The decorations and colours definitely make the accommodation feel like home. It can also host around ten guests and there are three bedrooms.

Legg Landings - Lakefront Home with Bunkhouse
11 reviews
House 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean living room spacious
Host:
house and property are very well maintained and owners are friendly
Location:
super close to the water one of the best we’ve had
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8. Serene luxurious home with stone fireplace

Luxurious and comfortable - two words to describe what you’ll feel at this four-bedroom home. The house is spacious, and it can accommodate up to 16 guests. It’s great for family trips or even a getaway with your friends. Every day, you’ll get to wake up to view the clean waters and even get to enjoy the ocean air. Swimming, watching the sunsets, or just relaxing on the deck, are a few fun activities you’ll enjoy while you’re here. As for amenities, you’ll find an open kitchen complete with cooking basics, a living room, a fireplace, skylights, and even a dining area.

Serene Lake Michigan Home on High Bluff
8 reviews
House 16 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
- the wifi was strong and sufficient
cell service is pretty much non existent for sprint and verizon customers unless u have wifi calling
- cleanthe downsides:- the house does not have a/c (though heating is available for cold months)
Cleanliness:
the house was spacious and clean
Location:
the location was great for us
it’s not beach accessible but there are many beaches close by and there is nice outdoor seating
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9. Secluded home with private dock

With the large wooden deck with tables and chairs, this beautiful open space is a relaxing spot to sit down, enjoy the fresh air, and the stunning views of the ocean. While you’re here, you can keep yourself busy by doing fun activities such as swimming at the beach, make your own campfire, go biking, jogging, and even water activities like boating and water skiing. The amenities included are a television, Wifi, a fireplace, air-conditioning, and a garden. This accommodation has four bedrooms and it can fit nine guests.

Beaches & View on Lake Michigan and Portage Lake. Secluded home & private dock
Onekama, MI, US
9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

10. Two-bedroom cottage in a quiet neighbourhood

This two-bedroom cottage is something you’ll immediately love because of its privacy, simplicity, and completeness. It can also accommodate up to six guests. On the deck, you get to experience a cool breeze and even enjoy a panoramic view of the lake. It’s also situated in a peaceful neighbourhood, so don’t worry about being bothered. There is also a grill that’s readily available, so you and your loved ones can cook yourselves a delicious meal.

2 bedroom, 1 bath Cottage will Panoramic views of Lake Michigan!
2 reviews
cottage 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Location:
set in a great neighborhood and very quiet
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A great experience near Lake Michigan

Lake Michigan is always a beautiful sight to see when touring the United States. After reading this list, you’ll definitely find the perfect accommodation for you and your loved ones. Enjoy the views and the cool breeze of Lake Michigan while you’re here! Don’t forget to book a place today.

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