Destination guide

The tranquil city of Alanson awaits you

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Alanson. This city is relaxing and welcoming, recognized for its boating, local tours and sightseeing. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Alanson

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Alanson a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Crooked Vine Vineyard and Winery (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Chestnut Valley Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Seasons of the North Winery (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Little Traverse Bay Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Nub's Nob Ski Area (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Indian River Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alanson

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

  • Petoskey State Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Burt Lake State Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Harbor Springs Beach (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Bear River Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Thorne Swift Nature Preserve (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Aloha State Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Alanson

The nearest airport is in Pellston, MI (PLN-Pellston Regional), located 8.6 mi (13.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Mackinac Island, MI (MCD), which is 29.5 mi (47.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Alanson?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 350 house rentals near Alanson. From 152 Houses to 97 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alanson for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Alanson?

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

  • Oden State Fish Hatchery Visitor Center: 869 home rentals
  • Crooked Vine Vineyard and Winery: 677 home rentals
  • Seasons of the North Winery: 544 home rentals
  • Avalanche Bay Indoor Waterpark: 1,077 home rentals
  • Boyne Mountain: 342 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alanson 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 Alanson?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 152 Houses in Alanson. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alanson include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 97 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 70 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 70 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Alanson?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 84 vacation homes with pool available in Alanson.

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