Discover a selection of 80 vacation rentals in Athens, TX 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 private pools. Prices start at $60 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Athens. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Athens
Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Athens

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Athens. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its shopping, cafés and parks. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Athens

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Athens has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Henderson County Fairgrounds (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Tara Vineyards and Winery (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • New York - Texas Zipline Adventure (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Twin Lakes Golf Course (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Waterpark at the Villages (22.7 mi / 36.5 km)
  • Cedar Creek Country Club (23.3 mi / 37.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Athens

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Athens is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cain Park II (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Central Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Athens City Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Athens Scuba Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • East Texas Arboretum (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (5 mi / 8.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Athens

The nearest airport is in Tyler, TX (TYR-Pounds Regional), located 27.7 mi (44.6 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Athens, TX?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 80 vacation rentals around Athens. From 69 house rentals to 12 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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

  • Lake Athens: 159 vacation rentals
  • Athens City Park: 201 vacation rentals
  • East Texas Arboretum: 238 vacation rentals
  • Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center: 155 vacation rentals
  • Trinity Valley Community College: 200 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Athens 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 Athens?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 69 Houses in Athens. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Athens include:

  • Cabins: 12 rentals available
  • Cottages: 12 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 12 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Athens?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Athens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.