Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Lakeland

The area's live music and festivals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Lakeland. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. Sky Zone and Memphis Zoo are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Lakeland

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Lakeland a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Zone (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Memphis Zoo (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Cordova Country Club (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Golf and Games Family Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Memphis International Raceway (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Mirimichi Golf Course (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lakeland

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lakeland is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shelby Farms Visitor Center (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Cameron Brown Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Lichterman Nature Center (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • W.C. Johnson Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Memphis Botanic Gardens- Hardin Hall (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Audubon Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Lakeland

Fly into Memphis, TN (MEM-Memphis Intl.), the closest airport, located 19.7 mi (31.7 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Lakeland, TN?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 44 vacation rentals around Lakeland. From 29 house rentals to 11 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Lakeland?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lakeland:

  • Downtown: 49 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 241 vacation rentals
  • East Memphis: 66 vacation rentals
  • North Memphis: 87 vacation rentals
  • Central Midtown: 55 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Lakeland?

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

  • Graceland: 324 vacation rentals
  • Theatre Memphis: 329 vacation rentals
  • Memphis Zoo: 327 vacation rentals
  • Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church: 327 vacation rentals
  • Mike Rose Soccer Complex: 320 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 29 Houses in Lakeland. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lakeland include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 11 rentals available
  • Studios: 3 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lakeland?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 19 vacation rentals with pool available in Lakeland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.