Destination guide

Delight in the oceanfront landscape of Sweetwater

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Sweetwater. This walkable and trendy city is known for its hiking, wildlife and snorkeling. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Sweetwater

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sweetwater a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Madisonville Golf Center (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Rock Springs Golf Course (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Tennessee Valley Winery (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Ridgewood Golf Club (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Southwest Point Golf Course (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • White Oaks Golf Course (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sweetwater

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sweetwater is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lost Sea Adventure (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Kefauver Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Knox Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Heritage Park (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Fort Loudoun State Historic Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Sweetwater

The nearest airport is in Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), located 30.1 mi (48.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Sweetwater?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 33 vacation rentals near Sweetwater. From 16 Houses to 11 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sweetwater for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Watts Bar Dam: 56 vacation rentals
  • West Town Mall: 135 vacation rentals
  • Fort Southwest Point: 46 vacation rentals
  • Turkey Creek Shopping Center: 124 vacation rentals
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory: 52 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 16 Houses in Sweetwater. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sweetwater include:

  • Cabins: 11 rentals available
  • Cottages: 11 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 11 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sweetwater?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Sweetwater. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.