Discover a selection of 22 vacation rentals in Murray, KY that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $85 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Murray. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Murray
Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Murray

Take a vacation to Murray and enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and churches. Renowned for its university setting, lake and opera houses, this city welcomes all visitors. 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.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Murray

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Murray a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Miller Memorial Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • South Highland Country Club (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Boots Randolph Golf Course (26.7 mi / 43 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Murray

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Murray is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Paris Landing State Park (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Kentucky Lake (24.4 mi / 39.2 km)
  • Lake Barkley (25.4 mi / 40.8 km)
  • Lake Barkley State Resort Park (27.6 mi / 44.3 km)
  • Central Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Murray

The nearest airport is in Paducah, KY (PAH-Barkley Regional), located 39.9 mi (64.2 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Murray?

Whatever you're seeking in a vacation, you'll find a rental in or around Murray that fits you like a glove. These are some of our favorites:

  • Make use of handy extras like a lake view and coffee and tea making facilities at "Wonderful Retreat On Ky Lake ~ Amazing Views". Situated around 14 miles from Murray, this unique option has 4 bedrooms and good guest reviews.
  • Alternatively, get comfortable at "Ky Lake Unique Stone Cottage - Private Dock". Located around 12 miles from the heart of Murray, it has 3 bedrooms and comes with a DVD player and towels.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Murray vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Murray?

If you've been busier than an ant at a picnic lately, you deserve to get away for a couple of glorious days. Leave work early on Friday and head for one of these weekend getaways in or near Murray:

  • "Cute Rustic Cabin, 1 Br; Within Sight Of Beautiful Kentucky Lake" is around 14 miles southeast of Murray and the perfect place to recharge your batteries. You'll appreciate the range of amenities here, including off-street parking options and a kitchen.
  • "Evolve | New Concord Paradise On Kentucky Lake" is another fantastic option to consider. It's located about 12 miles to the east of Murray and comes with a porch, a hair dryer and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Murray?

Yes, you can! If you're tracking down a simple but stylish stay, you can't go past a studio apartment. These compact properties exude charm and are often located in the center of town. We suggest the following options in or near Murray:

  • Get away on your own or take a few pals to "Cute Rustic Cabin, 1 Br; Within Sight Of Beautiful Kentucky Lake". You'll have loads of amenities to make your stay comfortable, including an iron and ironing board and WiFi.
  • An equally fantastic choice is "Camper Inside Private Resort On Kentucky Lake". Don't be fooled by its compact size — this comfortable apartment is filled with useful amenities like a kitchen, a microwave oven and much more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Murray?

Whether you need a cozy apartment just for you or a condo with room for the whole family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Murray. These properties are an ideal base for a flying visit:

  • If you can only spare a few nights, "The Gull House - Kentucky Lake Getaway" is a great choice. It's not too far from the center of Murray, so you'll have easy access to all the top attractions.
  • "Camper Inside Private Resort On Kentucky Lake" is also well located. Settle in here and discover why guests rate this getaway highly.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Murray?

Forget roses and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is a weekend away, just you and your beloved. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Murray that would make Cupid envious. Here are some we think you'll be enamored with:

  • Put on some relaxing music and slow dance the nights away at "Wonderful Retreat On Ky Lake ~ Amazing Views". Around 14 miles from Murray, this property has everything you need for a couple's weekend away, including a fireplace and a nearby bay.
  • "Ky Lake Unique Stone Cottage - Private Dock" is another wonderful option that'll impress. It's about 12 miles from Murray and has beauty services and a nearby bay.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Murray?

Nothing screams fun and frivolity like a pool. Blow up your inflatable unicorn and check out these rental houses in or near Murray that come with this must-have amenity:

  • Get into vacay mode at "House In Lush Surroundings With Beach House In Oostkapelle", where your biggest priority will be lounging by the pool. Amenities such as a dining table and a living room help make this retreat a guest favorite.
  • Spend leisurely vacation days swimming or catching a few peaceful moments beside the water at "The Gull House - Kentucky Lake Getaway". This property is another top choice and features a smart TV, on-site watersports and more.

Unsure how to pack your suitcase for your Murray getaway? This popular destination has a humid subtropical climate. During the summer months, expect average temperatures ranging from 70 ºF to 90 ºF. Scroll through our range of Murray vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Murray?

Privacy, comfort and space are key to any successful family escape, and Vrbo's range of large family vacation rentals in and around Murray offer an ideal solution. Here are a couple for starters:

  • Make special vacation memories at "70 Sqm Air - Conditioned Apartment". Featuring 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 10 guests, this roomy family retreat is located 14 miles southeast of Murray. There are loads of amenities to take advantage of here, such as coffee and tea making facilities and a separate dining area.
  • "Condo At Kentucky Lake's Lynnhurst Family Resort" is another excellent option with 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 12 guests. Offering lots of creature comforts like a porch and pet-friendly facilities, you'll find this great escape 11 miles to the east of Murray.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Murray?

Escape the busyness of life and treat the people you love to a different sort of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabins in or near Murray and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts you're used to!

  • "Cute Rustic Cabin, 1 Br; Within Sight Of Beautiful Kentucky Lake" - This popular getaway offers a toaster and a porch and is about 14 miles southeast of the center of Murray.
  • "Cabin 3 At Kentucky Lake's Lynnhurst Family Resort" - This stay is also perfect for a family getaway and is around 11 miles east of Murray. Offering childrens activities, on-site watersports and more, it'll get your group's stamp of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Murray vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Murray?

Crackers, chocolate, marshmallows and a campfire are the four things you need to make a finger-licking snack and unforgettable vacation memories. If you like the sound of huddling around a fire pit munching on s'mores, browse these retreats in or around Murray:

  • "Cute Rustic Cabin, 1 Br; Within Sight Of Beautiful Kentucky Lake" features a kitchen, a lake view, and of course, a fire pit. Sing "Kumbaya" (or something a bit more modern!), tell ghost stories or have a good old chinwag with family and friends at this cozy retreat.
  • Get a blaze going and then enjoy the relaxed atmosphere at "The Gull House - Kentucky Lake Getaway". This sought-after pad also offers a firepit and a kitchen.