Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Fort Payne

Enjoy the area's museums, history and live music and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Fort Payne. Renowned for its opera houses, theaters and monuments, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Fort Payne

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Fort Payne has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cloudmont Ski and Golf Resort (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Cherokee Rock Village (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Ethel Morrison Park (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Wills Creek Vineyards (23.5 mi / 37.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fort Payne

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Fort Payne is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Little River Canyon National Preserve (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • DeSoto State Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Sequoyah Caverns (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Weiss Lake (17.9 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Cherokee Rock Village (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Ethel Morrison Park (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)

Where to stay around Fort Payne?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 84 vacation rentals near Fort Payne. From 48 Cabins to 48 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Fort Payne for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Cabins in Fort Payne?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 48 Cabins in Fort Payne. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fort Payne include:

  • Cottages: 48 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 48 rentals available
  • Houses: 21 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Fort Payne?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 15 vacation rentals with pool available in Fort Payne. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.