Destination guide

The lively city of Western Tennessee awaits you

The area's live music and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Western Tennessee. This welcoming city is known for its riverfront, zoo and restaurants. Fire Museum of Memphis, Stax Museum of American Soul Music and Orpheum Theatre are a few of the top cultural sights. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Western Tennessee

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Western Tennessee a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Casey Jones Village (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Hatchie National Wildlife Refuge (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Chickasaw Golf Course (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • Falcon Ridge Golf Club (26.8 mi / 43.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Western Tennessee

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Western Tennessee. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hatchie National Wildlife Refuge (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Milan City Park (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Western Tennessee

Fly into Jackson, TN (MKL-McKellar-Sipes Regional), the closest airport, located 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Corinth, MS (CRX-Roscoe Turner Field), which is 55.7 mi (89.6 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Newbern-Dyersburg Station or Memphis Central Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Western Tennessee?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 553 vacation rentals near Western Tennessee. From 63 Cabins to 269 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Western Tennessee for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Western Tennessee?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Western Tennessee. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Kentucky: 1,951 vacation rentals
  • Alabama: 12,069 vacation rentals
  • Memphis: 335 vacation rentals
  • Arkansas: 2,886 vacation rentals
  • Missouri: 5,445 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Western Tennessee! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Western Tennessee?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Western Tennessee:

  • Memphis: 335 rentals
  • Cadiz: 107 rentals
  • Florence: 82 rentals
  • Pickwick Dam: 26 rentals
  • Paducah: 43 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Western Tennessee?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Western Tennessee are:

  • Murray, KY (CEY-Murray Calloway County): 89 vacation rentals
  • Paris, TN (PHT-Henry County): 32 vacation rentals
  • Memphis International Airport (MEM): 310 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Western Tennessee?

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

  • Beale Street: 313 rentals
  • Loretta Lynn's Ranch: 29 rentals
  • Lake Barkley State Resort Park: 195 rentals
  • Graceland: 305 rentals
  • Landers Center: 297 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Western Tennessee listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Western Tennessee

Memphis
335 vacation rentals
Cadiz
107 vacation rentals
Florence
82 vacation rentals
Pickwick Dam
26 vacation rentals
Paducah
43 vacation rentals
Muscle Shoals
88 vacation rentals
Southaven
68 vacation rentals
Jackson
22 vacation rentals
Benton
129 vacation rentals
Murray
113 vacation rentals
Alabama Shores
34 vacation rentals
Gilbertsville
97 vacation rentals
Germantown
132 vacation rentals
Dickson
22 vacation rentals
Eddyville
95 vacation rentals
Paris
30 vacation rentals
Waterloo
54 vacation rentals
Kuttawa
171 vacation rentals
Iuka
56 vacation rentals
Counce
32 vacation rentals