Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Fort Sanders

The area's live music and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Fort Sanders. Travelers like the university setting, shopping and bars in this welcoming and walkable city. Sunsphere Tower and Women's Basketball Hall of Fame are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Fort Sanders

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Fort Sanders a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Knoxville Zoological Gardens (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • World's Fair Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Knoxville Zoo (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Max Air Trampoline Park (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Dead Horse Lake Golf Course (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Three Ridges Golf Course (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fort Sanders

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

  • Ijams Nature Center (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Charles Krutch Park (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • University of Tennessee Gardens (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Volunteer Landing Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • High Ground Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Knoxville Municipal Stadium (1.9 mi / 3 km)

Transportation to and around Fort Sanders

Fly into Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), the closest airport, located 11 mi (17.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Fort Sanders?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 18 vacation rentals near Fort Sanders. From 3 Houses to 15 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 Fort Sanders for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Fort Sanders?

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 Fort Sanders:

  • Downtown: 27 vacation rentals
  • Little Creek Falls: 128 vacation rentals
  • Old City: 26 vacation rentals
  • Parkridge: 19 vacation rentals
  • Mechanicsville: 15 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Fort Sanders?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 3 Houses in Fort Sanders. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fort Sanders include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 rentals available
  • Studios: 9 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 17 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Fort Sanders. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.