Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Knoxville, TN 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 $158 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Knoxville. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
AsyncDestinationUrgency
Top rated rentals — Knoxville
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncDestinationInfographic
AsyncExploreBookEnjoy
AsyncExploreBookEnjoy
AsyncExploreBookEnjoy
Destination guide

The artsy city of Knoxville awaits you

Enjoy the area's art galleries, live music and festivals and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Knoxville. Renowned for its football games, university setting and theaters, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 Knoxville

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Knoxville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dollywood (24.4 mi / 39.3 km)
  • World's Fair Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Knoxville Zoo (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Sevierville Golf Club (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • WonderWorks (21.3 mi / 34.3 km)
  • NASCAR SpeedPark Smoky Mountains (21.5 mi / 34.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Knoxville

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Knoxville is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • World's Fair Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Ijams Nature Center (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Norris Dam State Park (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
  • Norris Lake (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
  • The Ripken Experience - Pigeon Forge (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Patriot Park (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Knoxville

The nearest airport is in McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS), located 11.6 mi (18.6 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Knoxville?

Whether you're after an intimate retreat for you and your honey or somewhere roomy to fit all your friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Knoxville. Here are a couple to start you off:

  • Take advantage of amenities including a DVD player and a garden at "Historic And Modern Log Cabin At The Stables At Strawberry Creek". Situated around 11 miles from Knoxville, this property has 3 bedrooms and good guest reviews.
  • Another great option is "Magnificent 70' Houseboat With Roof Top Party Deck Walking Distance To Dt Knox", which is around 1 mile from Knoxville. Offering 3 bedrooms, a washing machine and a separate dining area, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and happy.

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

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Knoxville?

Sometimes, you just want to get away from the busyness of the modern world. That's where Vrbo comes in. We've got a fantastic selection of log cabin vacation rentals in and around Knoxville where you can commune with nature. These are just for starters:

  • "Historic And Modern Log Cabin At The Stables At Strawberry Creek" has all you need for a stress-free escape, such as games and a firepit. Once you've settled in, venture out and soak up the lovely scenery.
  • After a huge day out in Mother Nature, unwind at "3 Bedroom Log Cabin On16 Acres". This cozy hideaway comes with plenty of features, including high-speed internet services and a nearby marina.

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

Get far away from the busyness of everyday life at one of our weekend getaways in or near Knoxville. Whether you'd like to hang out with buddies or spend precious time with your partner, we'll have something to suit your style. These are some of our top-rated options:

  • Whisk yourself away to "Price Farm Getaway - 7 Miles To Ut Campus - 10 Mins From Football Stadium No Pets". Located around 6 miles to the south of Knoxville, this cozy escape has all you need for a chilled out stay, including shopping and air conditioning.
  • Alternatively, make new memories with loved ones at "Old World Swiss Cabin Nestled In The Woods", which is around 5 miles to the southeast of Knoxville. You'll have use of air conditioning, a barbecue grill and more here.

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

Absolutely. If you're looking for a small but stylish stay, you can't go wrong with a studio apartment. These compact properties exude charm and are often conveniently positioned in the center of town. We suggest the following options in or near Knoxville:

  • Enjoy some time out on your own or take a travel buddy along to "Sunny Loft With View Of Gay St". You'll have plenty of amenities at your fingertips, including cable/satellite TV services and an elevator.
  • "Modern Downtown Loft On Gay St" is another top choice, providing all you could need for a dream Knoxville adventure. Some amenities here include air conditioning and WiFi.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Knoxville?

Whether you're after a small apartment for you and a few friends or a house that'll fit the family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Knoxville. These properties make a comfortable base for a quick visit:

  • For a memorable few nights away, it's tough to beat "Amazing Heart Of Market Square". It's close to the center of Knoxville, in addition to countless things to see and do.
  • Alternatively, spend a few relaxing nights at "City Loft With View Of Gay St". This comfy, conveniently located property will feel like your home away from home.

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

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend together. If you want to spend a couple of relaxing evenings away with your sweetie, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Knoxville that will set your heart aflutter:

  • Around 11 miles from Knoxville, "Historic And Modern Log Cabin At The Stables At Strawberry Creek" is an ideal place for lovestruck couples. Air conditioning and outdoor furniture are among the many amenities you'll find here.
  • "Magnificent 70' Houseboat With Roof Top Party Deck Walking Distance To Dt Knox" is another top option that'll woo you. It's approximately 1 mile from Knoxville and has beauty services and beach sun loungers.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Knoxville?

Share your stay and boost your odds of having fun. Whether you're planning an adventurous escape with buddies or a big family gathering, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and around Knoxville:

  • A wealth of amenities including a kitchen and nearby museums make "Sage Green Getaway - 2bedroom 1ba In South Knoxville" a favorite. This sprawling getaway has 2 bedrooms and accommodates up to 97 guests. From central Knoxville, it's around 2 miles away to the south.
  • Invite up to 14 of your favorite people to "20 Mts From The Sand, High Standard" and fill the place with laughter and love. This popular option has 5 bedrooms and is around 6 miles to the northwest of Knoxville. It's packed with features to keep your group comfortable, such as a fireplace and a garden.

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

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can have, a pool is without a doubt the most fun. Check out these houses for rent with a pool in or near Knoxville and spend your days splashing around. Just don't forget to bring your flamingo floatie:

  • Pack your swimsuit and take your gang to "Magnificent 70' Houseboat With Roof Top Party Deck Walking Distance To Dt Knox". There are plenty of other convenient amenities here, including a smart TV and childrens activities.
  • "Tn River Luxury 70' 4 Bedroom Houseboat @ Volunteer Landing Marina" is the kind of place you go to leave it all behind and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its glorious pool. Pet-friendly facilities and a kitchen island are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfy.

Don't know how to pack your bags for your Knoxville escape? This impressive destination has a humid subtropical climate. In summer, you can expect average temperatures of between 65 ºF and 90 ºF. Browse our selection of Knoxville vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more inspiration on where to stay.

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

Every catch-up with the family should be one to remember. Whether you're organizing some time off with the kids or a reunion with the extended family, our large family vacation rentals in or near Knoxville offer a comfy home away from home with ample space for everyone:

  • Get everyone under the same roof at "Historic And Modern Log Cabin At The Stables At Strawberry Creek", which has 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 guests. This escape is located 11 miles to the east of Knoxville and comes with amenities such as a garden and a toaster.
  • "Price Farm Getaway - 7 Miles To Ut Campus - 10 Mins From Football Stadium No Pets" is another top pick for families. It's around 6 miles to the south of Knoxville, has 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 8 people. Handy amenities here include coffee and tea making facilities and a TV.

When you're ready to venture outside and explore, there are lots of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone happy. Sunsphere Tower, Knoxville Zoological Gardens and Women's Basketball Hall of Fame should be top of your to-do list.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Knoxville?

Get away from the hustle and bustle and treat your loved ones to a different type of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabins in or near Knoxville and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts you're used to!

  • "Historic And Modern Log Cabin At The Stables At Strawberry Creek" - Enjoy fun times with your gang at this getaway, which is around 11 miles east of central Knoxville. Towels and a dishwasher are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Old World Swiss Cabin Nestled In The Woods" - This vacation rental is another favorite with families and is around 5 miles southeast of Knoxville. Offering childrens activities, a foosball table 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 Knoxville vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Explore destinations around Knoxville