The 12 Best Airbnbs In Mackinac Island, Michigan

February 14, 2021
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Mackinac Island, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Mackinac Island and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Mackinaw Beach And Pool Condo

10 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $170 per night, airbnb.com

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For the larger families or groups of up to ten friends looking for a spacious 3-bedroom condo, we've got you covered. Located along the pristine shoreline of Lake Huron just one mile south of Mackinaw City, the location is ideally suited to the isolation seekers. You'll also be right next to town where you can head over to pick up necessities and conveniences.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Beautiful condo with conveniences of a luxury home. Enjoy a heated pool, swimming in Lake Huron. Read a book in a beach chair enjoying great views of the Mackinac Bridge and historic Mackinaw Island. My condo sits approximately 200 yards from the pool and Lake Huron.”

Amenities

Shampoo | Hair dryer | Hot water | Washer | Dryer | Iron | Essentials | Hangers | TV | Indoor fireplace | Air conditioning | Heating

Guest Reviews

“Bridget and Carol, both were very responsive. This Airbnb was the best choice, it was super clean with amenities and quickly accessible to the city. I will definitely book again in the future. :)” – Mahima
“Great location – just a quick drive to downtown Mackinaw City. Condo was well stocked with towels and excellent items in the kitchen making it easy to prepare food without having to dine out! On site laundry was handy two stall garage for parking was a great bonus.” – Nakisha
“Great place to stay and very much comfortable to commute for mackinac island and near by places.” – Shanthan
“Spacious condo, very clean, in good location.” – Richard
“Great location, clean place, loved the snacks provided! Great views of the bridge.” – Ruby

#2 The Hidden Jewel — A Single Bedroom Condo

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $280 per night, airbnb.com

A ground-level condo is up for grabs, located in a secure complex in Mackinaw City. Great for a couple's stay, this condo features modern furniture and a full kitchen for you to cook your meals at home. There's an in-house laundry room so that you don't have to fret about having to go out to get your clothes washed, and a stunning beach awaits you just steps away.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Enjoy my beautiful 1-bedroom scenic view condominium located at the Shores at Mackinaw on the pristine shores of Lake Huron. You will get to experience the beautiful views of the Mackinac Bridge and historic Mackinac Island. My condominium is fully furnished.”

Amenities

Wifi | Indoor fireplace | Air conditioning | Dedicated workspace | Washer | TV | Dryer | Heating | Iron | Essentials | Hot water | Bathtub

#3 St Ignace Cottage With Deck And Beach On Lake Huron

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $270 per night, airbnb.com

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This stunning lakefront cabin in St. Ignace features magnificent views of Lake Huron from inside and outside the property, an ideal place for larger families of up to six adults travelling to the Mackinac Island area. The home also brings you 300ft of private beach that's exclusively for you and your family to enjoy. Inside, the home is well-appointed and cozy, enabling you to enjoy an environment that's conducive to relaxation.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“An unforgettable lakefront getaway awaits you at this 3-bedroom, 1. 5-bathroom vacation rental cottage in St. Ignace! Nestled right on Lake Huron, this property is just steps from 300 feet of private beachfront space, complete with kayaks and a canoe.”

Amenities

Air conditioning | Heating | Wifi | TV | Washer | Iron | Ethernet connection | Dryer | Free parking on premises | Oven | Microwave | Dishes and silverware

Guest Reviews

“Beautiful Airbnb with a spectacular view! The place was very clean and the host was easy to reach when we had any questions. Highly recommend for a relaxing getaway.” – Lila
“Absolutely loved this airbnb. The place was immaculate when we arrived. It was fully stocked with all of our needs and the atmosphere was bright, beachy, and welcoming.” – Emily
“Million dollar view that is unforgettable! The perfect cottage directly on the lake. The home is sparkling clean and offers extra amenities that are very thoughtful touches.” – Marsha
“The stay was great ! Beautiful views and very clean place. Nothing like waking up in the morning to the view of the lake.” – Rayce
“The view of Lake Huron is outrageously beautiful. Sliding doors facing east give you a wall of glass to look through, and when you walk out of the bedroom in the morning you almost can't believe your eyes. Location was very convenient and all the check-in/check-out details were on point.” – Rafe

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#4 Lovely Lake Huron Studio Cottage With Beach And Kayaks

4 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $180 per night, airbnb.com

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If studios are your thing, this stunning wood cabin by Lake Huron will surely excite you! It's an excellent choice for couples or small families with a kid looking to be in the peaceful areas of northern Michigan in the Mackinac region, located in the quiet town of St. Ignace. Cozy up by the gas fireplace to warm up on chilly nights, setting a very romantic mood in the relaxing environment away from urban disturbances.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“A cozy lakefront retreat awaits you at this charming vacation rental studio in St. Ignace! The property is situated just steps from the shore, with direct access to a sandy lake beach. Ideal for a couple or small group of 4, this studio is perfect for those seeking lazy lake days fishing from shore or cuddling by the indoor fireplace – all from this waterfront abode!”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Bed linens | Iron | TV | Ethernet connection | Air conditioning | Heating | Indoor fireplace | Fire extinguisher | Smoke alarm | First aid kit | Carbon monoxide alarm

Guest Reviews

“Such an amazing view! Stayed at the cabin for a few nights and loved it! So cozy and just enough space. Loved the local restaurants and so close to everything!” – April
“Super cute & clean! Loved sitting on the bench swing on the beach watching the sunrise on our last morning. Perfect amount of space for 2 people. Would definitely stay here again!!” – Andrea
“Cozy cabin! Perfect for a quiet romantic get away. Close to Lake Huron.” – Kelly
“This cozy cabin is everything that one desires in a getaway – from the roaring fireplace to the lakeside views – it’s incredibly charming. We had a lovely experience.” – Athena
“Clean, cozy, and fun! Cabin was equipped with essential amenities and fire pit, canoes, and grill! Beautiful view of the water and super easy access – walk on beach! I would highly recommend this place!” – Kat

#5 Pier Harbour 3

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $310 per night, airbnb.com

This place boasts a full kitchen, breakfast counters, a comfy lounge, and three relaxing bedrooms. It's a great Airbnb for two small families travelling together who'd like a whole home all to themselves. Located in St. Ignace, it's just a quick boat or ferry ride away from the beautiful Mackinac Island. We're sure that you'll love the modern furnishing on this one.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Enjoy the fun of this great downtown location in these two new luxury condos located on the main street right downtown overlooking Moran Bay, the new marina and the shipping channel and Island. Also located on the main trail to the snowmobile trail system. The front unit consists of 2 bedrooms and one bath, nice size living/dining and full kitchen area with walkout to covered deck overlooking the marina.”

Amenities

Air conditioning | Indoor fireplace | Essentials | Heating | TV | Dishwasher | Stove | Kitchen | Oven | Microwave | Coffee maker | Dishes and silverware

Guest Reviews

“We loved this property, it was lovely, cozy, and accommodating. I really appreciate how clean it was, the kitchen was stocked with dishes and utensils, and it was very quiet without any issues at all. It was just fantastic.” – Lindsay
“Lovely place that is split into two units so it was perfect for my family plus my parents who were traveling with us. We used the BBQ grill almost every night for dinner and the kitchen was very well stocked for cooking and baking.” – Brenda
“nicely appointed units; clean. Walkable to the ferry. ” – Hanie

#6 Huron Haven

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $310 per night, airbnb.com

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With 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, this private villa by the lake is well-suited for a larger group. Whether you're looking to explore the Mackinac Island, or you're just seeking a remote work base up in Northern Michigan, this home is perfect for your needs. It's well-equipped with plenty of amenities, both indoor and outdoors, making sure you won't feel the need to go out and buy something from town.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This beautiful 2.5 BR 2 BA ranch home is directly on Lake Huron overlooking Mackinac Island and the Straits of Mackinac shipping channel. The main level features 2 Bedrooms and a bath w Jacuzzi tub. a full kitchen, large living/dining combo and walk-out deck. The lower level suite features a full size bed and plenty of room and walkout to patio and yard. Walk to parks, hiking trails, coast guard and Lutheran Church, 1/2 mi. to downtown area.”

Amenities

Essentials | Heating | TV | Indoor fireplace | Stove | Kitchen | Oven | Microwave | Coffee maker | Dishes and silverware | Refrigerator | Dishwasher

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#7 Bayview 1

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $210 per night, airbnb.com

Ideally suited for families of four looking for a relaxing hideout near Mackinac Island, this 2-bedroom condo is right by the beach. There's a large backyard for you to enjoy, plenty of space up in the terrace to sit and relish the breeze, and a cool fire pit by the water. You'll enjoy spending long starry nights sitting out in the yard by the bonfire as you gaze down the endless blue.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Relax, listen to the waves crashing in and watch the boat activity over Lake Huron. Fully furnished with everything you need for a stellar vacation, including linens, towels, pots, pans, board games, and so much more! Bayview #1 is within walking distance to the historic downtown St. Ignace which features weekly events, and the Kiwanis Beach.”

Amenities

Essentials | TV | Air conditioning | Stove | Kitchen | Oven | Microwave | Coffee maker | Dishes and silverware | Refrigerator | Long-term stays allowed

#8 Huron Breeze Cottage

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $200 per night, airbnb.com

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With plenty of outdoor speaking, a relaxing lounge area, and a dedicated dining table, there's plenty here to keep you relaxed. Featuring two full-bedrooms and a well-stocked kitchen, this home is perfect for two couples who plan on staying together, or for a small group of your best friends. The home is located in the beautiful Mackinaw City, a very laid-back town that'll be a perfect base should you feel like visiting the rest of Mackinac Island.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Located in the heart of historic Mackinaw City, Within walking distance to all attractions, restaurants, shops, bars and Mackinac Island Ferries! Book now, this charming historic property is extremely popular! Once you park your car there will be no need to drive again until your ready to leave.”

Amenities

Shampoo | Hair dryer | Bathtub | Iron | Essentials | Hangers | TV | Outlet covers | Crib | Baby safety gates | Air conditioning | Heating

Guest Reviews

“Great place, immaculate and in an ideal location!” – Diane
“Our family loved our time in this adorable cottage. It was convenient to everything on our UP travel list, clean as a whistle, and so comfortable. Terry was amazing to work with and always available.” – Katrina A
“Cute cottage. Two minute walk to the ferry to Mackinac Island. Looking forward to coming back next year.” – Mary
“A nice, clean place. Great location to quickly access everything in the area. As advertised.” – Nikola
“This is a great location, close to everything. It was very clean and we had lots of extra towels.” – Valorie

#9 Lady Mary Angeline

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $280 per night, airbnb.com

This Airbnb accommodates up to 8 adult guests, and its well-appointed interior and spacious outdoor areas make it easy for everyone to find their own space. You'll find plenty of opportunities to gather together as a group, and it'll feel just like your home-away-from-home. Take a short walk and land on the vast shores of Lake Huron, or take a ride to the exciting Mackinac Island.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Lady Mary Angeline is a gorgeous historic home built in the 1900's that has been carefully restored to maintain it's Victorian structure and beauty! Lofted in the upper streets of St Ignace, Lady Mary Angeline overlooks downtown and the East Moran Bay. Guests have access to the ground and upper levels. Featured on the lower level is a spacious two-part living room, a well designed dining area with a view, a kitchen with an island, and a nice parlor room.”

Amenities

Essentials | TV | Heating | Stove | Kitchen | Oven | Microwave | Coffee maker | Dishes and silverware | Refrigerator | Dishwasher | Long-term stays allowed

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#10 Cross Trees Cottage In East Bluff On Mackinac Island

8 Guests | 5 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $990 per night, airbnb.com

Located close to the centre of Mackinac Island is a 5-bedroom bungalow that is sure to excite you with its exquisite furniture. You'll find plenty of rooms to enjoy and use as a group, and a large backyard to hang out in complete privacy. The porch provides spectacular glimpses of the lake and is perfect to unwind after a day out exploring this stunning island.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Built in 1891, Cross Trees is one of the historic summer cottages situated high on the East Buff within Mackinac Island State Park.”

Amenities

Hair dryer | Hot water | Extra pillows and blankets | Essentials | Bed linens | Washer | Hangers | Iron | Dryer | TV | Cable TV | Children’s books and toys

Guest Reviews

“A lovely house to stay in very comfortable and nice bedrooms. You just want to sit on the terrace and take in the view which is amazing. Kitchen was very well equipped and really interesting property with surprises in the back garden.” – Bob
“It was a perfect, historical Mackinac Island home! Amazing views and breeze!” – Sarah

#11 The Up Cottage

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $210 per night, airbnb.com

Located close to shops and restaurants in St. Ignace is a 4-bedroom villa up for grabs! Perfect for a large family getaway in the Mackinac Island area, it's a great Airbnb to book. You'll be getting all the essentials, and lots of amenities to enjoy a peaceful and relaxing stay. The sunroom offers a great venue to read your morning paper as you look out into the street.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This lovely 4-bedroom 3-bath home in downtown St. Ignace is just 1 block from the public marina and boardwalk. Perfect walking distance to shops, restaurants, and everything St. Ignace has to offer! The home offers a fenced in yard for your fur baby and spacious deck and garden for your own relaxation.”

Amenities

Essentials | Heating | Stove | Kitchen | Oven | Microwave | Coffee maker | Dishes and silverware | Refrigerator | Long-term stays allowed 

Guest Reviews

“The house is very nice and the host was very helpful! Will definitely visit next time.” – Andrew
“This house was perfect for my guests and I! Stayed here with a few other couples, so having 4 bedrooms with queen beds was nice. The house has 3 full bathrooms, which is rare!” – Morgan
“It’s a wonderful house and location so close to the restaurants 5 min walk. Will come again next year.” – Kunal
“We just returned home from 3 nights at this cottage. It was perfect! We spent the long weekend with our 3 kids and they loved that they could each have their own bedroom.” – Bryan

#12 Vacation Home On Lake Huron With A Beach Fire Pit

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $270 per night, airbnb.com

A marriage of peace and relaxation, this private bungalow brings 3-bedrooms for the guests to enjoy. Located in St. Ignace, it's right by the shores of Lake Huron. On clearer days, you'll be able to peek at Mackinac Island lying as an emerging turtle-shaped landmass amidst the blue water. Granite countertops add a very prestigious look to the kitchen, and the breakfast bar provides the chef with the opportunity to enjoy the company of others while they cook gourmet meals.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This is a guest house with 3 bedrooms and 2 bath. There are granite countertops and stainless steel appliances in the kitchen. The lower level has slate flooring. Washer and dryer are located in the lower level bathroom. This house will sleep 6 comfortably. Each upstairs' bedroom has a spacious balcony with a table and chairs. You are steps away from Lake Huron and the Mackinac Bridge.”

Amenities

Essentials | Heating | Wifi | TV | Washer | Dedicated workspace | Iron | Dryer | Cable TV | Hot water | Bathtub | Pack ’n Play/travel crib

Guest Reviews

“A great location and a cozy cabin! Our family enjoyed our day trip to Mackinac Island in part because of these lovely accommodations! Highly recommend.” – Julie
“The binders full of food to get or places to go was very helpful. Overall great place to stay :)” – Emily
“This is the go to spot if you’re headed to the Mackinac Island area. The backyard is right on the lake, and you’re minutes from anything the area has to offer. My family and I were here for the Mackinac Island 1/2 marathon, so access to the ferries was crucial.” – Matt
“Clean and well-stocked. Beautiful location” – Nneka
“Great location! Easy access to beach, grocery, close to ferry to Mackinac Island. Very clean, all the amenities of home.” – Andrea

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