Where to stay around Athens?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 47 vacation rentals near Athens. From 39 Houses to 6 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Athens for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • East Texas Arboretum: 145 vacation rentals
  • Henderson County Performing Arts Center: 105 vacation rentals
  • Cain Park II: 108 vacation rentals
  • Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center: 96 vacation rentals
  • Henderson County Historical Museum: 126 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Athens 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 Athens?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 39 Houses in Athens. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Athens include:

  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 6 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Athens?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Athens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Head to the friendly city of Athens

    Enjoy the wineries and other features of Athens. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its shopping, cafés and parks. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

    Activities and attractions in and around Athens

    Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Athens has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Henderson County Fairgrounds (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
    • Tara Vineyards and Winery (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
    • New York - Texas Zipline Adventure (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
    • Twin Lakes Golf Course (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
    • Waterpark at the Villages (22.7 mi / 36.5 km)
    • Cedar Creek Country Club (23.3 mi / 37.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Athens

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Athens is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Cain Park II (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Central Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Athens City Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Athens Scuba Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • East Texas Arboretum (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (5 mi / 8.1 km)