Destination guide

Friendly Louisville will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Louisville with a stay in a private vacation home. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, shopping and boating. Sunsphere Tower and Women's Basketball Hall of Fame 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.


Sightseeing in and around Louisville

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Louisville a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Knoxville Zoological Gardens (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Dead Horse Lake Golf Course (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Willow Creek Golf Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Avalon Golf and Country Club (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • World's Fair Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Knoxville Zoo (15 mi / 24.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Louisville

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Louisville. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ijams Nature Center (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Mayor Bob Leonard Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • University of Tennessee Gardens (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • High Ground Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Lenoir City Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Marble Springs State Historic Site (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Louisville

Fly into Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), the closest airport, located 3.7 mi (6 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Louisville?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 117 vacation rentals near Louisville. From 50 Houses to 49 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 Louisville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Louisville:

  • Downtown: 38 vacation rentals
  • Old City: 37 vacation rentals
  • Fort Sanders: 27 vacation rentals
  • Parkridge: 28 vacation rentals
  • Mechanicsville: 26 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 Louisville?

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

  • Cades Cove: 6,849 vacation rentals
  • Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center: 7,432 vacation rentals
  • University of Tennessee: 415 vacation rentals
  • West Town Mall: 168 vacation rentals
  • Market Square: 467 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 50 Houses in Louisville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Louisville include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 49 rentals available
  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 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 Louisville?

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

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