Destination guide

Tranquil Jackson will entice you

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Jackson. Well known for its shopping, theme park and restaurants, this relaxing city won't disappoint. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Jackson

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Jackson a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dauset Trails Nature Center (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Sky Zone Trampoline Park (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Oaks Golf Course (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Ashton Hills Golf Club (21.2 mi / 34.2 km)
  • Newton County Fairgrounds (22.3 mi / 35.9 km)
  • Fox Vineyards Winery (24.6 mi / 39.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Jackson

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Jackson is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Indian Springs State Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • High Falls State Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Springs Park (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
  • Piedmont National Wildlife Refuge (22.5 mi / 36.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Jackson

Fly into Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.), the closest airport, located 36.1 mi (58.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Atlanta, GA (PDK-DeKalb-Peachtree), which is 44.7 mi (71.9 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Jackson?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 50 vacation rentals near Jackson. From 4 Cabins to 43 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Jackson for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Jackson:

  • Grant Park: 456 vacation rentals
  • East Atlanta: 70 vacation rentals
  • South Atlanta: 47 vacation rentals
  • Pittsburgh: 107 vacation rentals
  • Peoplestown: 87 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 Jackson?

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

  • High Falls State Park: 38 vacation rentals
  • Indian Springs State Park: 48 vacation rentals
  • Butts County Courthouse: 60 vacation rentals
  • Dauset Trails Nature Center: 47 vacation rentals
  • Sylvan Grove Hospital: 66 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 4 Cabins in Jackson. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Jackson include:

  • Houses: 43 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 4 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Jackson?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Jackson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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