Discover a selection of 25 vacation rentals in Knox County, US 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 $71 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Knox County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Knox County
Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Knox County getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Knox County with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Knox County

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Knox County has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kentucky Splash Water Park (21.1 mi / 33.9 km)
  • London Dragway (25.5 mi / 41.1 km)
  • Barbourville Water Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Corbin Municipal Golf Course (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Wasioto Winds Golf Course (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Big Hickory Golf Course (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Knox County

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Knox County. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pine Mountain State Resort Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Laurel River Lake (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Cumberland Gap National Historical Park (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
  • Cumberland Falls State Park (26.4 mi / 42.5 km)
  • Indian Mountain State Park (26.5 mi / 42.7 km)
  • Cumberland Falls (27.4 mi / 44.1 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in Knox County?

From luxury houses to simple cabins, Vrbo has properties to fit all budgets and tastes. Here are some of the top vacation rentals in Knox County:

  • "Historic Home Located In Downtown Barbourville Complete With Modern Comforts": If you're after someplace in Barbourville with 4 bedrooms and plenty of charm, this escape will tick your boxes. Amenities include internet services and a kitchen.
  • "Cabin - Delightful 1 Bedroom Tiny House": Settle in at this option in Vik and take advantage of a microwave oven, an oven and more. It has 1 bedroom to accommodate your family and friends.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Knox County?

For a unique kind of experience, book one of Vrbo's tiny house rentals in Knox County. We warn you though — after you've stayed in a tiny house, the urge to move into one of these cute-as-a-button digs will be tough to resist!

  • Unwind and get back to basics at "Charming Tiny House On The Kentucky River". Located in Harrodsburg, towels and a nearby marina are a couple of amenities offered here.
  • "Cabin - Delightful 1 Bedroom Tiny House" offers plenty of conveniences, including a barbecue grill and a TV. Located in Vik, you'll be able to live big in this small but cleverly designed home.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Knox County?

You most certainly can! From simple hideaways to luxurious escapes and everything in between, you'll find an impressive range of log cabins to rent in or near Knox County. If you're chasing adventure, here's where you can go:

  • "Lake Cumberland Custom Log Cabin Home On 32 Wooded Acres": This fantastic escape is the ideal base if you love playing outdoors. Water skiing and fishing are some activities you can do in the area when you're not chilling in your cozy cabin.
  • "Big Rock Log Cabin, Beside Natural Bridge": After a busy day of trying out some popular local pastimes, such as rock climbing and cycling, put your feet up at this top-rated property.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Knox County?

Whether you're planning a family reunion, a dreamy break for two or a couple of nights away alone, we have weekend getaways in Knox County to suit your needs. Toss some clothes into your overnight bag and stay at one of these much-loved properties:

  • "Cabin - Delightful 1 Bedroom Tiny House" - This retreat in Vik features amenities designed to make your visit nice and comfortable, such as heating and a washing machine. Its wonderful location also makes it a great base to explore the surrounding area.
  • "Cozy Cumberland Cottage" - This is another top choice offering all the things that make up a wonderful weekend getaway. Make use of a washing machine and WiFi at this Barbourville rental.

Can I find short term rentals in Knox County?

Knox County has short-term rentals that come in all shapes, sizes and budgets. Spend your mini break in an affordable cabin, a deluxe condo or whatever else you like. Below are two popular options to consider:

  • "Cabin - Delightful 1 Bedroom Tiny House" in Vik is perfect for a short-term stay. It's only a short distance from the town center, so you'll be able to see all the best sights without having to travel too far.
  • Another centrally located option is "Cozy Cumberland Cottage" in Barbourville. Whether you're on a brief stopover or enjoying a couple of days away, this vacation rental will make you feel at home.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Knox County?

A romantic weekend getaway in Knox County is sure to reignite your passion. Scatter some rose petals, take your love by the hand and watch the sparks fly at one of these retreats:

  • Catch up on cuddles and quality time at "Juliet's Place Studio Downtown Barbourville" in Barbourville. A balcony and air conditioning are some of the thoughtful touches on offer here.
  • Another amorous option is "Historic Home Located In Downtown Barbourville Complete With Modern Comforts" in Barbourville. Enjoy amenities here including a fireplace and winery tours, in addition to each other's company.

Can I find family cabin rentals in Knox County?

Roast marshmallows and play a game of charades. These cabins in Knox County are wonderful bases to relax and unwind with the fam:

  • "Shipping Container Cabin" - Book a lovely long weekend at this retreat in Stanton. Amenities like outdoor furniture and a TV will help make your stay nice and comfy.
  • "Cabin - Private Catch And Release Lake" - Amenities like childrens activities and a dining table also make this a popular choice among families. Head to this Russell Springs hideaway and soak in the surrounding nature.

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

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in Knox County?

Vrbo has a great range of one-bedroom vacation rentals in Knox County. Whether you're looking for a ritzy apartment or a basic cabin, we'll help you find a perfect one-bedroom property. Here are a few to try on for size:

  • Spend a few nights or more at "Cabin - Private Catch And Release Lake" and see why this one-bedroom rental in Russell Springs is a favorite with many visitors. A fireplace and a garden are just two of the conveniences that help make this retreat a standout.
  • Another comfy choice is "A Cozy Cottage Near The Heart Of All Louisville Attractions" in Cloverleaf. A firepit and a swimming pool are just some of the many amenities available here.