Check out our climate diagram to find the perfect month for your vacation. During July, maximum temperatures go up to more than 77° Conversely, February is the coolest month in Benzie County, with temperatures going under 17° The rainiest month is January while the driest month is August.
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Best Vacation Home Deals in Benzie County
Compare and find a dreamlike accommodation for as little as $84 per night by searching through the 434 options being offered in Benzie County. All of the vacation rentals from our partner websites are directly compared on our website so you can save up to 66%.
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Popular Rental Amenities in Benzie County
Filters are provided to help you tailor your search and find a beautiful rental in Benzie County. Benzie County is the ideal place to book an accommodation if you need internet access during your vacation or you want to tune out with some TV time, as the most frequently offered amenities are "internet" and "TVs." Three features that are not often available are "balconies/patios," "cribs," and "pets Allowed."
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Accommodations for your vacation in Benzie County
In Benzie County, house rentals are the most prevalent accommodations being offered. In addition, the median size of house rentals in Benzie County is 1,950 ft² and they cost, on average, $590 a night. Furthermore, these accommodations are perfect for large groups, as most can welcome 9 vacationers. If you would prefer to compare another accommodation type, you could consider hotel rooms, which are the second most frequent accommodation option in Benzie County. Our data shows that the average price of hotel rooms is $238 a night for an area of 360 ft².
Relax into lakeside leisure in a Benzie County vacation home
Your vacation home on the Gold Coast in Michigan's Benzie County offers a blissful lakeside lifestyle. Grill the day's catch on the beach, venture to Mackinac Island, or see Hemingway's old haunts Charlevoix and Petoskey. There's so much to delight the whole family on Michigan's aptly named Gold Coast.
Hemingway aficionados will appreciate the variety of sights related to the author's work in the lakeside towns of Charlevoix and Petoskey, close to your vacation home in Benzie County. The setting for his Torrents of Spring, Petoskey is home to Hemingway's old haunt the Perry Hotel, which hosts an annual Hemingway Weekend. And don't forget to visit the Little Traverse Historical Museum. The atmosphere of these literary hotspots is both glamorous and leisurely, making them the perfect cultural pilgrimage destinations.
A charming family holiday destination, Benzie County on the lake shore has everything you need to relax: From first-class golf clubs like Crystal Downs, to smaller local lakes like Crystal and Palette, which are perfect for walking, biking and fishing. You can grill the day's catch in your own backyard as the sun sets. Don't miss Point Betsie Lighthouse at the southern entrance of Manitou Passage. The kids will also love Michigan Legacy Art Park, where they can play among the outdoor sculptures on the grounds of Crystal Mountain Resort.
Visit otherworldly Mackinac Island
On the strange yet charming Mackinac Island, the only mode of transport is horse-drawn carriage. The island was once essential to the north American fur trade, and has a contested history of passing between American and British hands. Today though, it is a tranquil getaway from the world. The nearby Mackinac Bridge lets you look out over Lake Michigan and Huron at the same time.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Benzie County?
On average, a House rentals or Hotel rooms in Benzie County costs $84 per night.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Benzie County?
If you're looking to book a vacation rental in Benzie County, the most common amenities others search for are houses with internet, TVs, and grills.
How many vacation rentals are in Benzie County?
Benzie County has 414 House rentals and Hotel rooms on offer to rent.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Benzie County?
Yes, there are 51 vacation homes in Benzie County that allow pets, with an average price of $441 per night.
What's the best time of year to travel to Benzie County?
If booking a vacation rental in Benzie County, consider that rainy season is usually in January or December, with August often being the driest.
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