While many of our luxury vacation rentals offer access to private beachfront, your family might wish to check out some of the popular public beaches in the area. Here are the top beaches near Lake Michigan:
South Beach is more than just a beach. Located in South Haven, this popular public beach is home to playgrounds, a skateboard park, lighthouse views, and access to the pier. Downtown South Haven is just a few blocks away, so you will be set for activities and attractions all day. South Beach is the most popular beach in the area and can get busy quickly during the summer, so get there early for prime beach real estate.
You will not find a cleaner beach in Michigan than North Beach. Found on the north side of South Haven, this public beach also offers a playground, volleyball courts, and access to plenty of concession stands. You will be reminded of California as you stroll along the sidewalk and soft sand. Parking is $10 during the summer season.
Deerlick Creek Park
If you have your dog with you on your trip, make sure you stop by Deerlick Creek Park. This state park is the only public beach in the area where you can have your dogs on the beach. Beach access may not be open if the water level is too high, so always look up details before visiting. Lake Michigan beaches have something for everyone!
Oak Street Beach
If you are looking for a relaxing time on the beach, check out Oak Street Beach. You will find a quiet beach that has been a local secret for years. Find some quiet time at Oak Street Beach.
Beaches Near Lake Michigan
Contact us today to start planning your South Haven vacation getaway. Our luxury vacation rentals are within close access to all of these popular Lake Michigan beaches. Whether you enjoy private beach access or spending time at the public beaches, you will have endless fun in South Haven.