Welkom to
Holland, Michigan

From the award-winning downtown to the white sandy beaches, you’ll fall in love with Holland Michigan’s small-town charm and big-city amenities!

Holland Beaches

Holland, Michigan
Beaches

Arguably the best place to spend your time in Holland during the summer months are the sandy shores of Lake Michigan. Take a leisurely stroll at Laketown beach, camp out at Holland State Park, enjoy the sun setting over Lake Michigan, or, walk through a tunnel that cuts through a sand dune at Tunnel Park! There are plenty of beaches in Holland, Michigan to explore this summer. So, take your time, make some memories, and enjoy some of the finest stretches of lakeshore in Michigan.

Picturesque
Getaway

If you’re looking for a picturesque getaway on the lakeshore, Holland provides. With an iconic windmill and lighthouse, lakeside boardwalk, dune hike, and a charming downtown, Holland may be the most photogenic of West Michigan’s beach towns. Hop aboard the Holland Princess and enjoy a tour of Lake Macatawa and Lake Michigan while you enjoy your lunch or dinner. Bring your camera to capture “Big Red” Lighthouse and the beauty of the coastline.

Laketown Stairs

Climb, Swim, Relax in
Holland, MI

On your way to Holland State Park make sure to stop at Mt. Pisgah. The 239-step climb to the top of the sand dune has of the most fantastic views of Lake Michigan. From this vantage you can get a stunning picture of Lake Macatawa, the Big Red Lighthouse, Lake Michigan, and the sprawling lakeshore. From there, take a walk across the ridge trail to enjoy the woods and natural wildlife.

Head to Tunnel Park to experience Michigan’s only concrete tunnel that cuts through a sand dune and provides access to a sparkling Lake Michigan beach. Tunnel Park is not only a beautiful photo spot, it’s also the perfect place to make an evening or afternoon beach trip. Climb on the dunes, enjoy a picnic with friends, swim in the lake, or just relax with a good book.

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Holland, Michigan

Man and women on bench over looking the water in Holland

Stay

Hotels in Holland are as varied as the travelers who visit our vibrant city. You can stay downtown in an eco-friendly boutique hotel that is Gold LEED Certified, or in one of the larger nationally-known properties. Looking for other accommodations? The Holland area is also home to a great selection of bed & breakfasts and inns, campgrounds, and cottages & rentals. Find a luxurious hotel, rustic campground or cozy B&B that best suits your travel needs.

Downtown shopping in Holland

Shop

Downtown Holland is filled with unique and locally owned shops, boutiques, and galleries. Whether you’re strolling the cobblestone sidewalks of our charming downtown, or shopping in one of our antique malls, you’ll find outstanding merchandise along with excellent prices and friendly customer service. Looking to purchase gifts or souvenirs reflecting Holland’s history and culture? Look no further than Deklomp Wooden Shoe and Delft Factory, Nelis’ Dutch Village, or Windmill Island Gardens to commemorate your visit.

Patrons sitting outside at a Holland restaurant

Dine

Whether you’re looking for a romantic dinner, a get-together with friends, or a family feast, the dining in Holland will suit your tastes and fit your budget. Find a scenic
restaurant on the banks of Lake Macatawa, or, find a sunny patio to enjoy brunch and beverages while relaxing with friends. You’ll find a variety of cuisines across Holland, as well as elegant and casual dining options. Pair delicious meals with craft brews, wines, and spirits. Whether you’re looking for fine dining for a special occasion, or a to-go lunch to enjoy on the beach, it’s easy to find a fabulous meal in Holland.

Holland gardens with windmill

Things to Do

There’s no shortage of things to do in Holland, Michigan. Enjoy the natural beauty on a bike ride through town, on a hike with breathtaking views, or simply enjoying our award-winning downtown. Families can stay busy in any season with a variety of attractions, an award-winning Aquatic Center, performance theatres, and museums. Holland Michigan’s tourism is particularly famous for the beloved Tulip Time Festival every spring. Veldheer Tulip Gardens and Windmill Island Gardens come alive with magical color, while Nelis’ Dutch Village is a great place for children to enjoy fun, and games as well as learn about Dutch history and culture.

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Holland, Michigan
West Michigan Pike

Holland, Michigan is a beautiful and colorful destination near the middle of the West Michigan Pike. If you’re planning a trip along this historic byway, make time in your trip to visit this picturesque location along the Lake Michigan shore. Whether you tour the DeZwaan Windmill at Windmill Island Gardens, snap a photo of the Big Red Lighthouse, or hike Mt. Pisgah, Holland, Michigan is full of one-of-a-kind sights and experiences. When you visit Holland along the West Michigan Pike, you might find yourself extending your stay in this scenic and historic town.

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Holland is a Pure Michigan delight

Located on the shores of Lake Michigan, you will fall in love with the local charm and Dutch hospitality, that makes Holland a favorite Michigan destination!

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