Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Baxter is ready to explore

The lake and parks create a pretty picture of Baxter. This scenic city has many special qualities. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Baxter

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Baxter a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cummins Falls State Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Cookeville Golf Club (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Smithville Golf Club (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Sparta Golf and Country Club (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Baxter

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Baxter 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:

  • Burgess Falls State Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Cummins Falls State Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Hurricane Bridge Recreation Area (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Edgar Evins State Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)

Can I find a vacation rental around Baxter?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 95 vacation rentals near Baxter. From 58 Houses to 10 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 Baxter for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cummins Falls State Park: 87 vacation rentals
  • Edgar Evins State Park: 124 vacation rentals
  • Burgess Falls State Park: 145 vacation rentals
  • Tennessee Tech University: 100 vacation rentals
  • Golden Eagle Golf Club: 85 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 58 Houses in Baxter. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Baxter include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 rentals available
  • Cabins: 19 rentals available
  • Cottages: 19 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 Baxter?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 12 vacation rentals with pool available in Baxter. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.