Destination guide

The friendly city of Powell awaits you

Enjoy the musicals and other features of Powell. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events. Sunsphere Tower and Knoxville Zoological Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Powell

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Powell a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Knoxville Zoological Gardens (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Max Air Trampoline Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Little Ponderosa Zoo and Rescue (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • World's Fair Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Knoxville Zoo (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Dead Horse Lake Golf Course (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Powell

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Powell. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ijams Nature Center (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Gibbs Ferry Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Haw Ridge Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Knoxville Municipal Stadium (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Charles Krutch Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • University of Tennessee Gardens (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Powell

The nearest airport is in Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), located 17.6 mi (28.3 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Powell?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 142 vacation rentals near Powell. From 60 Houses to 67 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 Powell for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Powell?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Powell:

  • Big Creek: 61 vacation rentals
  • Lakeside Estates: 47 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 37 vacation rentals
  • Flat Hollow Marina: 28 vacation rentals
  • Old City: 36 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Max Air Trampoline Park: 238 vacation rentals
  • Bounce USA: 233 vacation rentals
  • Norris Dam State Park: 368 vacation rentals
  • University of Tennessee: 412 vacation rentals
  • Cove Lake State Park: 332 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 60 Houses in Powell. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Powell include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 67 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 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 Powell?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 21 vacation rentals with pool available in Powell. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.