Discover a selection of 220 holiday rentals in Athens, GA, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 92 per night, and houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Athens. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Athens
Destination guide

Travel to lively Athens

Come and experience Athens and its live music, theatre scene and art galleries. Renowned for its university setting, sporting events and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Athens

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Athens a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pine Hills Golf Club (17.9 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Boutier Winery (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Mayfield Dairy Farms (25.4 mi / 40.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Athens

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Athens is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Watson Mill Bridge State Park (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Hurricane Shoals Park and Heritage Village (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Fort Yargo State Park (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Athens

Fly into Athens, GA (AHN-Ben Epps), the closest airport, located 3 mi (4.8 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Athens?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 220 vacation rentals near Athens. From 127 houses to 46 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Athens for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Georgia Museum of Art: 219 vacation rentals
  • Riverside Park: 219 vacation rentals
  • Athens Arena: 226 vacation rentals
  • Georgia Square Mall: 225 vacation rentals
  • T.R.R. Cobb House: 222 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Athens listed on Vrbo UK 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 Athens?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 127 Houses in Athens. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Athens include:

  • Flats: 46 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Athens?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 63 vacation rentals with pool available in Athens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.