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Petoskey Travel Guide

A coastal resort community in the heart of Michigan, Petoskey is a quaint town that retains its small town feel despite becoming relatively popular among tourists in recent years. Petoskey’s location overlooking Lake Michigan’s Little Traverse Bay makes it the perfect spot for a romantic getaway or a relaxing weekend break.

Things to Do in Petoskey

There is plenty of beautiful nature surrounding Petoskey to keep visitors occupied. Strolls along the shore or waterfront picnics are pleasant ways to pass an afternoon. One of the best things to do in Petoskey is to head to the Bear River Valley recreation area. Here, adrenaline junkies can enjoy some of the best white water rafting routes in the US. Hiking trails situated here lead adventurers through peaceful woodland and rolling green fields.

Best Time to Visit Petoskey

The summer months are the best time to visit Petoskey as the temperatures are warmest, making it ideal for hiking and enjoying the outdoors.

Price and Availability Index in Petoskey

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Petoskey is in January, while the cheapest month is in March. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Petoskey is in the high season in July. Petoskey has its low season in March, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Petoskey tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Wednesday. Vacation homes in Petoskey tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The weather in Petoskey

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Petoskey. The hottest month in Petoskey is April, when temperatures peak at 90 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -15 ˚F. The wettest month in Petoskey is October with 7.19 inches of rain, while the driest month is September with 1.13 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Petoskey

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 1576 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Petoskey, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Petoskey is available at $37 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $233 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 316 accommodations in Petoskey that have WiFi. 24 places to stay include a breakfast. Choose from 40 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you're planning on arriving in Petoskey by car, be sure to choose from 312 accommodations that provide parking. 28 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

AllTheRooms has 68 pet-friendly places to stay in Petoskey, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

In Petoskey AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 7 providers, including 136 places to stay from Airbnb, 38 accommodations from VRBO and 38 places to stay from Homeaway.

992 of our accommodations in Petoskey have been reviewed and rated. 69% are rated excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 248 places to stay right now.

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