Discover a selection of 49 vacation rentals in Old City 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 WiFi and air conditioning. Prices start at $127 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Old City. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Rent a cabin in Old City

The Old City is one of the best places for cabins in Knoxville, Tennessee. It's known for its edgy, alternative vibe that's displayed in trendy restaurants, eclectic boutiques, artisan shops, and quirky bars. Within a renovated factory from 1898, you'll find the Emporium Center, an artist collective with studios and galleries. For nightlife, you can choose everything from traditional Irish pubs to high-end craft beer bars and industrial nightclubs, all offering live or DJ entertainment. There are also breweries, distilleries, and taprooms for tastings, tours, and souvenirs to take home with you. With a cabin in the Old City, you'll be in one of the most interesting neighborhoods yet still close enough to all that Knoxville has to offer.


Activities and attractions in and around Old City

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Old City a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Knoxville Zoological Gardens (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • World's Fair Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Knoxville Zoo (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Max Air Trampoline Park (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Three Ridges Golf Course (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Dead Horse Lake Golf Course (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Old City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Old City. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ijams Nature Center (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Charles Krutch Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Volunteer Landing Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Haley Heritage Square (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Knoxville Municipal Stadium (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • University of Tennessee Gardens (1.9 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Old City

The nearest airport is in Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), located 11.8 mi (19.1 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Old City?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 49 vacation rentals around Old City. From 7 house rentals to 40 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.