For wanderers that are planning to explore the center of Dowagiac, Travelocity lists a number of local places in which to stay. The center and surrounds of Dowagiac lays claim to 2 modern hotels and apartments within easy driving distance.
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Niles can be found 16 miles (25 kilometers) from the center of Dowagiac. Another hotel is the Fairfield Inn & Suites Watervliet Berrien County, which can be found 13 miles (22 kilometers) away. Or, you could take a room at the Quality Inn & Suites or the Comfort Inn And Suites Paw Paw.
Planning to go a little further afield? Southwest Michigan boasts many things to see. Familiarize yourself with Southwest Michigan's art galleries and be sure to see its forests and lakes. Common activities in this particular region of United States of America include cycling, shore fishing and winery tours.
Saint Joseph is 30 miles (46 kilometers) to the north of Dowagiac. During your visit, be sure to see the Michigan Maritime Museum. Travelers heading to South Haven can choose from the following; the Hampton Inn South Haven and Holiday Inn Express & Suites South Haven. During your travels, you may wish to visit Saint Joseph, where you can spend a little time at the Silver Beach. Saint Joseph is found 18 miles (29 kilometers) to the west of Dowagiac. The The Boulevard Inn & Bistro and Dove Nest Bed and Breakfast are good options for places to throw your feet up in.
Make sure you get a sports fix by making a trek to Notre Dame Stadium, which you will find 20 miles (36 kilometers) to the south of Dowagiac. Find a Travelocity-listed room near the sporting action at the Oliver Inn Bed and Breakfast or the Doubletree Hotel South Bend.
If you are planning on arriving through South Bend Regional Airport, you might like to book Travelocity-listed accommodation at Quality Inn & Suites South Bend, or Candlewood Suites Airport, which are both located close.