The average price of a 7-day trip to Petoskey is $2,181 for a solo traveler, $3,917 for a couple, and $7,343 for a family of 4. Petoskey hotels range from $66 to $303 per night with an average of $80, while most vacation rentals will cost $300 to $1000 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) are between $616 and $936 per person for economy flights and $1,933 to $2,937 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $43 to $123 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Petoskey, MI, US

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to MKE and stay in a Petoskey hotel:

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 13th to November 18th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Petoskey is usually early to mid September.

 

Average Petoskey Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Petoskey for a week is $1,113-$3,470($159-$496 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $43 to $123 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $392 to $833 for economy

Lodging: $70 to $105 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $242 to $296 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Petoskey for a week is $2,254-$5,370($322-$767 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $86 to $246 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $784 to $1,666 for economy

Lodging: $70 to $105 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $242 to $296 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Petoskey for a week is $3,612-$9,260($516-$1,323 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $172 to $492 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,568 to $3,332 for economy

Lodging: $140 to $210 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $339 to $414 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Petoskey

How cheap can you make a vacation to Petoskey? The cheapest trip to Petoskey is about $127 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 0% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $180 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $54.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Petoskey for a week is $891-$2,503($127-$358 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $25 to $50 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $392 to $833 for economy

Lodging: $54 to $66 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $180 to $220 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Petoskey for a week is $1,458-$3,686($208-$527 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $50 to $100 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $784 to $1,666 for economy

Lodging: $54 to $66 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $180 to $220 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Petoskey for a week is $2,916-$6,844($417-$978 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $100 to $200 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,568 to $3,332 for economy

Lodging: $108 to $132 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $252 to $352 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very difficult to travel to Petoskey cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Petoskey Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Petoskey.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Petoskey for a week is $2,513-$16,987($359-$2,427 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $77 to $234 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,074 to $2,149 for first class

Lodging: $150 to $303 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $1,000 to $2,200 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Petoskey for a week is $4,126-$20,774($589-$2,968 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $154 to $468 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,148 to $4,298 for first class

Lodging: $150 to $303 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $1,000 to $2,200 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Petoskey for a week is $8,252-$34,948($1,179-$4,993 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $308 to $936 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $4,296 to $8,596 for first class

Lodging: $300 to $606 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $1,400 to $3,300 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Petoskey Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Petoskey is much higher than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Petoskey due to very high property costs. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Petoskey Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Petoskey hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are a healthy amount of vacation rentals serving all budgets in Petoskey.

 

Flight Costs to Petoskey

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $936 average in early to mid July to a low of $616 in early to mid September. Median flight price is $574. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Petoskey our data includes 594 originating airports, and 120 airlines. The area has average variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Petoskey from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $5,974 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Orlando Sanford International (SFB) in Sanford, FL (the United States) at an average of just $167.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Tuesday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Petoskey, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $320, so you can easily save about 52% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Petoskey can easily cost $380 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $25 per person. Private tours can cost $755 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

 

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