Choose from 43 vacation rentals located in Empire, Michigan. Top filters in Empire include Internet / Wifi, Kitchen / Kitchenette, and Parking. Prices range from $80 to $3,000 per night. Our most popular vacation rental types near Empire are Apartment and Hotel.

Top vacation rentals in Empire

Beach | Beach nearby
4.8
Outstanding(51 Reviews)
House
 in Empire
Chalet Style Home Near Empire Beach
8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Experience the best of Empire with this House available for $407. This property is equipped with amenities including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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Beach
4.6
Outstanding(62 Reviews)
House
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Home in the charming village of Empire. Walk to Lake Michigan beaches.
11 guests · 4 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Are you ready to indulge in a relaxing getaway? Our House in Empire has everything you need for a rejuvenating stay. Treat yourself to Home in the charming village of Empire. Walk to Lake Michigan beaches.'s exceptional amenities, such as Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi.

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4.1
Excellent(377 Reviews)
Hotel
 in Empire
3star
Empire Lakeshore Inn
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Experience the best of Empire with this Hotel available for $80. This property is equipped with amenities including Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Smoking allowed, and more.

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4.3
Excellent(84 Reviews)
Bed and Breakfast
 in Empire
The Cottonwood Inn B&B
Garden · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

This Bed and Breakfast for $90 in Empire, is perfect for your next (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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Vacation rentals with internet & wifi in Empire

Beach nearby
3.8
Good(62 Reviews)
House
 in Empire
Centennial home with guest house in Empire. Walk to the beach. Pet friendly.
10 guests · 5 bedrooms · 2 baths
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Internet / Wifi

This House for $206 in Empire, is perfect for your next (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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On the beach, sun loungers
4.9
Outstanding(25 Reviews)
House
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Park Place (Empire Beach) Best location in town
7 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

This House in Empire, is the right price for your (business stay, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.) today!

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Property grounds
5.0
Outstanding(34 Reviews)
House
 in Empire
Adult retreat with modern feel
4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

The best choice in Empire for House, for $199 per night for your (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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Smart TV, books, computer monitors
5.0
Outstanding(18 Reviews)
Farm Stay
 in Empire
Welcome to our farmhouse! Please come and enjoy Empire. You will happy you did.
16 guests · 4 bedrooms · 2 baths
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

Looking for a memorable stay in Empire? Our Farm Stay might just be what you're looking for. Enjoy amenities including Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Internet / Wifi, and more during your stay.

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Empire travel guide

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Frequently asked questions

What do I need to know before visiting Empire, MI?

Before planning a visit to Empire, Michigan, there are a few things to keep in mind:

  • The area is known for its rugged and beautiful nature, with its rolling hills and beaches
  • Empire is home to several popular outdoor activities, such as hiking, biking, and kayaking
  • The town has a variety of shops and restaurants to choose from

It is important to remember to bring the proper attire for the season, as weather in Empire can be unpredictable. The area is also known for its unique culture, so it is a good idea to read up on the local customs and traditions before visiting.

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Empire, MI?

Empire, MI is a great destination for tourists looking to explore the great outdoors. Here are some must-visit attractions:

  • Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
  • Empire Bluff Trail
  • Empire Beach
  • Empire Village Park

The Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore is a stunning natural wonder that features towering sand dunes, miles of beach, and plenty of hiking trails. Empire Bluff Trail is a popular spot for hikers, offering spectacular views of Lake Michigan. Empire Beach is a great spot for swimming, fishing, and picnicking. Empire Village Park is a great place to explore the local history with a visit to the Empire Area Museum and a stroll around the historic village.

How can I get around in Empire, MI?

You can get around in Empire, MI by:

  • Driving
  • Riding a bike
  • Taking public transportation

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Empire, MI?

Empire, MI offers a variety of affordable accommodation options for visitors. Here are some great choices:

  • Empire Beach Resort – Located on the shores of Lake Michigan, this resort offers comfortable, clean rooms and great amenities.
  • The Inn at Empire – This charming bed and breakfast offers cozy rooms and a delicious breakfast each morning.
  • Empire Motel – This budget-friendly motel offers basic but comfortable rooms and great access to the local area.
  • Empire Lakeside Campground – This family-friendly campground offers RV and tent sites, as well as cabins and cottages.

What is the culture like in Empire, MI?

The culture of Empire, MI is one that is steeped in history and tradition. The small town is located on the Leelanau Peninsula and is known for its natural beauty, friendly locals, and a wide variety of outdoor activities. Here are five key points about the culture of Empire, MI:

  • The town is home to a number of historical buildings and sites, including the Empire Village Hall, the Empire Bluffs, and the Empire Township Hall.
  • The town hosts a number of annual events, such as the Empire Arts Festival, the Empire Music Festival, and the Empire Polar Bear Plunge.
  • The town is also home to a number of parks and outdoor attractions, such as the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, the Platte River, and the Empire Beach.
  • The town is known for its friendly locals, who are always willing to help out visitors and newcomers.
  • The town is also home to a variety of restaurants, shops, and other businesses, making it a great place to visit and explore.

Is Empire, MI safe to travel to?

Empire, MI is generally a safe place to travel to. Here are a few safety tips to keep in mind:

  • Stay in well-lit areas at night.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Trust your instincts and leave if you feel uncomfortable.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Empire, MI?

The popular shopping destinations in Empire, MI are:

  • The Empire Village Shops
  • The Empire Outlet Mall
  • The Empire Antique Market

What are the best neighborhoods to visit in Empire, MI?

The best neighborhoods to visit in Empire, MI are:

  • Glen Arbor
  • Empire Village
  • Good Harbor

These neighborhoods are all known for their stunning views of Lake Michigan, their vibrant art and culture scenes, and their unique dining experiences.

Where is Empire, MI?

Empire, MI is located in the northwestern portion of Michigan's Lower Peninsula, approximately 20 miles north of Traverse City. It is surrounded by the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and is a popular tourist destination in the summer. Empire is home to two of Michigan's state parks, Sleeping Bear Dunes and Leelanau State Park.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Empire, MI?

The most popular vacation rental amenities in Empire, MI include:

  • High-speed internet
  • Air conditioning
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Cable television

These amenities are popular among vacationers because they provide the comforts of home while on vacation. High-speed internet allows for easy access to emails, streaming services, and online resources. Air conditioning helps to keep guests cool in the summer months. A fully-equipped kitchen allows guests to prepare their own meals and save on dining out costs. Laundry facilities allow guests to stay fresh and clean while away from home. Cable television provides access to a variety of entertainment options.

What are the top things to do in Empire, MI?

Empire, MI is a great place to explore and experience the beauty of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Here are some of the top things to do in Empire, MI:

  • Visit the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
  • Explore the Empire Bluff Trail
  • Visit the historic Fishtown
  • Take a leisurely stroll along the Empire Beach

Whether you’re looking for a beach day, a hike, or a historical experience, Empire, MI has something for everyone.

What is the price range for rentals in Empire?

Vacation rentals in Empire have a price range between $80-$3,000. The average price for rentals in Empire is $218 per night.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Empire?

  • Internet / Wifi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Parking

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