Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Carthage

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Carthage. This welcoming city allures visitors with its shopping and restaurants. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Carthage

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Carthage. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Edgar Evins State Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Hurricane Bridge Recreation Area (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Carthage

The nearest airport is in Smyrna, TN (MQY), located 37.4 mi (60.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Nashville, TN (BNA-Nashville Intl.), which is 41.5 mi (66.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Carthage?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 28 vacation rentals near Carthage. From 8 Houses to 4 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Carthage for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Carthage?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Carthage. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cordell Hull Dam: 39 vacation rentals
  • Cummins Falls State Park: 77 vacation rentals
  • Burgess Falls State Park: 142 vacation rentals
  • Edgar Evins State Park: 114 vacation rentals
  • Cedars of Lebanon State Park: 149 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Carthage listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Carthage?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 8 Houses in Carthage. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Carthage include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 rentals available
  • Cottages: 12 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Carthage?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Carthage. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.