Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Dayton

Come and experience Dayton and its opera, theater scene and history. This romantic city is known for its entertainment, hiking and university setting. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Dayton

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Dayton a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dayton Golf and Country Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • White Oaks Golf Course (16 mi / 25.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dayton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dayton is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Swinging Bridge Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Regional Park (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • McMinn Field (23.6 mi / 37.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dayton

The nearest airport is in Chattanooga, TN (CHA-Chattanooga Metropolitan), located 34 mi (54.7 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Dayton?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 38 vacation rentals near Dayton. From 5 Cabins to 5 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Dayton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Bryan College: 47 vacation rentals
  • Swinging Bridge Park: 46 vacation rentals
  • Fall Creek Falls State Park: 80 vacation rentals
  • Harrison Bay State Park: 318 vacation rentals
  • Tennessee Wesleyan College: 51 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dayton 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 Cabins in Dayton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 5 Cabins in Dayton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dayton include:

  • Cottages: 5 rentals available
  • Houses: 28 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 5 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Dayton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 26 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Dayton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.