5 Airbnbs Within Driving Distance of Detroit for Summer Vacations

Plan your summer vacation with five quaint homes available on Airbnb, all near one of the Great Lakes or along the Michigan coast.

1. Spacious artistic chalet

Book your getaway to this kid-friendly 4-bedroom cottage near Lake Michigan that features a fire pit, outdoor dining area, home theater, video game room, foosball, and board games.

  • Location: Saugatuck
  • Features: Access to the beach, free parking on site, two screened porches, outdoor fireplace.
  • Space: 12 people, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
  • Cost: $445 per night
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Game room inside an artsy cottage in Saugatuck, Michigan
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2. Lake St. Clair Shores House

This cozy, newly renovated Airbnb Lake is one of many nautical-themed homes in the neighborhood.

  • Location: Shores of Sainte-Claire
  • Features: Animals accepted, waterfront, free parking on site.
  • Space: 4 people, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
  • Cost: $216 per night
Exterior of the lake house on the nautical mile
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Lake House Sitting Area on the Nautical Mile
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Boat outside the house
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3. Waterfront Condo

Located in the heart of the wine region, this spacious condo is equipped with two terraces where guests can enjoy a magnificent view of Suttons Bay.

  • Location: Sutton Bay
  • Features: Two private terraces, free parking, waterfront.
  • Space: 6 people, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms.
  • Cost: $356 per night.
Exterior of a waterfront condo on Suttons Bay
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Living area of ​​a waterfront condo on Suttons Bay
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4. Spacious bay of Brest by the lake

This spacious two-story rental nestled along Lake Erie is ideal for families or large group vacations.

  • Location: lake erie
  • Features: Free parking on site, outdoor fireplace, barbecue.
  • Space: 11 people, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
  • Cost: $589 per night
Spacious lakefront exterior near Lake Erie Michigan
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Spacious lakeside living room near Lake Erie Michigan
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Porch of a spacious house by the lake
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5. Waterfront Cottage

Spend some quality time on the lake in this cozy Instagram-enabled cabin.

  • Location: Elk Rapids
  • Features: Waterfront, free parking on site, washer/dryer.
  • Space: 6 people, 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
  • Cost: $225 per night
Exterior of waterfront cabin in Elk Rapids, Michigan.
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Waterfront cabin seating area in Elk Rapids, Michigan
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Interior of the chalet by the water
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