Get Away From It All Each Month Of The Year With These 12 Magnificent Escapes In Michigan
The Great Lake State has all four seasons, and planning a stay at one of these escapes, one for each month out of the year, will give you the full experience. These 12 Vrbo vacation rentals are all unique and the perfect place to rest your head after a day of road-tripping around Michigan.
January - Charming, Updated Cottage In Saugatuck
Let’s start in one of the most magical small towns in Michigan to experience winter. Saugatuck is a popular summer destination for Chicago tourists, but in the winter, you’ll have the place to yourself and just 800 permanent residents. Saugatuck State Park makes for an enchanting snowy hike, and the charming downtown is a must-visit. When you’re finished shopping, walk to this
with beautiful seasonal views of Lake Kalamazoo.
February - Cozy Cabin In The Woods In Marquette
The Upper Peninsula gets the most snow in Michigan, so featuring a
listing was a must. You’ll escape from it all when you stay at this cabin surrounded by 100 acres of woods. A short drive down a dirt road will lead you to a snowmobile trail. Then you can head back to the cabin and warm up by the bonfire while you watch the falling snow.
March - Beautiful Cabin In Curtis
If you enjoy snowshoeing, ice fishing, and other winter sports, you’re holding on to the last few weeks of snow in March. Head up north to the Upper Peninsula to this
located on South Lake Manistique and directly on a snowmobile trail. You’ll get to enjoy the last few snowflakes from your gorgeous lakeside Vrbo in Michigan’s winter wonderland.
April - Campau Lake Sunrise In Grand Rapids
Spring is here, and what better way to celebrate than by staying in a
with a hot tub and a deck? Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids has its Butterflies are Blooming exhibit in April, which is the largest temporary tropical butterfly exhibition in the nation.
May - Rustic A-Frame Cabin In Mesick
Did you know that Mesick is the mushroom capital of Michigan? In the month of May, you can participate in the Mesick Mushroom Festival and try your hand at hunting for the tricky morel mushroom. If you’re lucky enough to find some tasty mushrooms, cook them up in the kitchen of your
rustic A-Frame Vrbo
June - Rustic And Elegant Cabin In Clarklake
Kick off summer by staying at this romantic and
with an on-site hot tub. The home is just a few minutes away from public access at Clark Lake for swimming and boating. There is a 7-mile trail around the lake that is perfect for walking or biking with your sweetheart.
July - Remodeled Cottage In Eastport
Do you want to experience the Caribbean this year without the price tag? That isn’t a problem when you stay at this
adorable cottage in Eastport
. You’re within walking distance of picturesque Torch Lake with its crystal turquoise waters.
August - Lake Michigan Cottage In Montague
When the August sun is beating down, it means it’s time to enjoy Lake Michigan’s pleasant temperatures. This
located in Montague has 76 feet of private sugar sand beaches for you to swim or soak up the sun. There is also a deck and porch to enjoy one of Michigan’s gorgeous sunsets over the lake.
September - Main Street Condo In Frankenmuth
Grab a pint in Frankenmuth when you visit in the month of September for the Oktoberfest celebration. At
, you’ll be staying right on Main Street within easy walking distance of year-round festivals and the shopping district across the street.
October - Tiny House In Traverse City
Take a scenic fall drive to Traverse City and stay in a
cozy tiny house
. If you’re feeling the Halloween spirit, drive to Traverse City State Hospital, which is a creepy former asylum. You can tour tunnels underground and maybe even witness a real ghost or two this October.
November - Everyman’s House In Kalamazoo
Start the holiday season off right by attending the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in festive Kalamazoo. The entire downtown “Mall” is lit up for Christmas and there are plenty of eclectic shops and restaurants to visit. On the edge of downtown, you’ll find this
1926 colonial home
that has wood floors throughout.
December - Spacious Home In Bay City
Bay City is a very underrated town that has magical seasonal events at Christmas time. Walk around downtown and finish your Christmas shopping list by supporting delightful small businesses. Then return home to your
and complete the evening with a fire in the outdoor fire pit.
What Vrbo property would you love to stay the weekend in? Let us know in the comments! If you’re looking for more ideas on what towns to explore this year, Visit These 12 Incredible Charming Small Towns In Michigan, One For Each Month Of The Year.
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