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Mackinaw City Cabins & Vacation Rentals

Mackinaw City Travel Guide

Located on the southern side of the Mackinaw Bridge is Mackinaw City; a charming place that welcomes tourists due to its history and activities on offer. Mackinac boasts beautiful views of the shores of the Straits, and is a must-visit for budding photographers.

Things to Do in Mackinaw City

One of the top places to visit in Mackinaw City is Fort Michilimackinac. Built in the 18th century, the fort can be found at the Straits of Mackinac and is now a National Historic Landmark where visitors can wander around and explore.

The Mackinac Bridge is another popular site -- the impressive suspension bridge straddles the water below and is an architectural marvel. If you're keen to learn more about the bridge's design, head to the Mackinaw Bridge Museum. The Old Mackinac Point Light Station is worth visiting, having been built in 1889.

Elsewhere, the Mackinaw City Marina is a pleasant place for a stroll and to watch the boats.

Best Time to Visit Mackinaw City

The best time to visit Mackinaw City is during the summer months of June to September.

Cabins in Mackinaw City

Visit Mackinaw City, Michigan, located in Northern Michigan with stunning views of Lake Huron. Rentals in Mackinaw City provide the comforts of home with a full kitchen.

Enjoy easy access to Mackinac Bridge that spans the length of the Straits of Mackinac and connects the Upper and Lower Peninsulas of Michigan. Explore Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse and learn the history of the lighthouse and its connection to the Straits.

Adventure-seekers will love Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park. Soar above woodlands and streams on a zip line to get your adrenaline pumping. Take a day trip to Mackinac Island, a quick 15 minute ferry ride from Mackinaw City. Relax and unwind on the Star Line Ferry to the island before getting lost in this one-of-a-kind Victorian town, which boasts a state park consisting of 80% of the island before returning to your vacation rental in Mackinaw City.

Price and Availability Index in Mackinaw City

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Mackinaw City is in January, while the cheapest month is in March. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Mackinaw City is in the high season in July. Mackinaw City has its low season in November, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Mackinaw City tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Mackinaw City tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The Weather in Mackinaw City

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Mackinaw City. The hottest month in Mackinaw City is June, when temperatures peak at 88 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -12 ˚F. The wettest month in Mackinaw City is October with 4.71 inches of rain, while the driest month is March with 1.16 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Mackinaw City

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more at AllTheRooms.com. Mackinaw City has 583 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Mackinaw City is available at $50 per night. A typical accommodation in Mackinaw City costs on average $202 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 80 accommodations in Mackinaw City that have WiFi. We have 13 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 11 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Mackinaw City? Then choose one of the 89 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 29 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 23 pet-friendly places to stay in Mackinaw City, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

In Mackinaw City AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 7 providers, including 30 places to stay from Airbnb, 23 accommodations from VRBO and 23 places to stay from Homeaway.

290 of our accommodations in Mackinaw City have been reviewed and rated. 63% are rated excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 52 places to stay right now.

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