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Grand Haven Vacation Rentals
By Jennifer Weiss

When you visit Grand Haven, Michigan, you come for the magnificent beauty and ambiance of this area. Trees tower above every road, glorious sand dunes await in the state parks, and everywhere you look, there is another sparkling body of water. This is where you come to escape from a hectic lifestyle, so stay in comfort and enjoy the breathtaking views of the area from a private vacation rental.

Grand Haven is known for its “singing sands” and beautiful beaches that line Lake Michigan, and many individuals come here each year to take advantage of all the lake has to offer. Rather than leaving the beach behind at the end of the day, retreat to your Grand Haven condo rental instead. Here, you can relax on the deck and watch the boats coming back into the channel as the sun begins to set. With amazing views of the Grand River Channel, Lake Michigan, and the Grand Haven lighthouse and easy access to the beach, pier, restaurants, and shops along the shore, you are surrounded by many of the amazing attractions this city has to offer.

Spectacular views of the water can push you to explore the beach and participate in water sports, however views and easy access to the downtown area make it easy to enjoy both the shore and mainland. Get up in the morning and relax with a nice cup of coffee on your balcony as the fishing boats make there way out to Spring Lake. For some refreshing exercise, pick up one of the bikes that is included with your condo and make your way to the bike path out front, which can take you all the way to downtown Grand Haven. If you prefer an easier journey, hop on the trolley that stops by regularly and make your way into the city or to Grand Haven State Park Beach. After a long day outside, relax in the indoor hot tub or go for an invigorating swim in either the outdoor or indoor pool. Grand Haven is at your fingertips when you stay in a centrally located condo rental that includes all the amenities of home.

If your vacation in Grand Haven is a retreat from a hectic and busy lifestyle, then a private, Cape Cod style house on quiet Little Black Lake is the perfect housing option for you. Watch as the sun rises over the lake and the swans, geese, and ducks come out for your leftover bread. Canoes and kayaks are provided so you can set out for a relaxing adventure on this calm lake, and bring your gear along to try for bluegills, sunfish, large mouth bass, or pike. Hoffmaster State Park is within walking distance, allowing you easy access to the beaches, hiking areas, and wildlife viewing opportunities of this area. After a day at the beach or on the water, gather around the fire pit in the backyard and listen to the owls and bullfrogs in the night. A vacation home off the beaten path provides the privacy and seclusion you normally do not expect from vacation accommodations, allowing you to tailor your vacation to your needs.

Whether your ideal vacation entails hours at the beach or simply relaxing amongst the peace and calm of your surroundings, there is a Grand Haven condo or cottage rental that will help you realize the vacation you imagined. Rather than staying in a cramped hotel, try accommodations that make it easy to undertake any activity you desire and allow you to really appreciate the beauty that surrounds you. Begin your search for the perfect vacation rental today and discover what it means to have a fulfilling and satisfying adventure in Western Michigan.

HomeAway.com has the most comprehensive selection of vacation rental homes on the Internet. For an alternative lodging option, look into a Grand Haven condo for your next trip to Western Michigan.