The Straits of Mackinac Place

Luxury Rental Townhouse on Mackinac Island, MI

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Mackinac Island is located where Michigan's upper and lower peninsulas meet. The island is accessible via water or air only, there are no bridges to the mainland. Our vacation townhouse is located just East of the downtown and ferry boat dock area, a brief 10 minute walk. We're on the water side of the main street, with spectacular views in every direction!

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Traveling to Mackinac Island is a pleasurable trip through the Great Lakes area. You will drive to Mackinaw City or St. Ignace, where you'll find inexpensive and secure parking. This is where you'll leave your vehicle, as there are no cars allowed on the island!

Ferry boat service is available from morning to night, however you'll want to phone ahead if planning a late arrival. It's a 15 minute boat ride to the downtown docks on the island, then a brief 10 minute walk (or 5 minute horse-drawn taxi ride) to your vacation townhouse.

For off hours or during the winter months, when ferry service is not available, it's a quick 4 minute flight from the St. Ignace airport to the island airport. This commercial air service, provided by Great Lakes Air, is available year-round by reservation. From here you'll take a horse-drawn taxi to the townhouse.

Commercial airline service is available to/from Pellston Airport, located just 16 miles south of Mackinaw City. For private pilots wishing to fly directly to the island, the island airport provides a paved 3,500' lighted runway. (note - there is no fuel available at the island airport).

A few helpful telephone numbers and links...


Flight Services

Great Lakes Air - 906-643-7165
Air Services Inc. - 888-922-0406
Northwest Airlines - 800-225-2525
Island Airport Weather - 906-847-3778
Mackinac Island Airport - 906-847-3231

Ground Services

Mackinac Shuttle - 888-349-8294

Ferry Boat Services

Star Ferry Line - 800-638-9892


"A private escape to rest and create memories."
For rental information, please e-mail: or call 920-265-1846.