Destination guide

Historical Franklin will entice you

Enjoy the area's history, live music and churches with a rental holiday home in Franklin. This city's sporting events, shopping and restaurants draw many visitors. Belle Meade Plantation and Parthenon are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Franklin

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Franklin a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Goofballs Family Fun Center (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Arrington Vineyards (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Nashville Zoo (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Tennessee State Fairgrounds (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Nashboro Golf Club (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Ascend Amphitheater (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Franklin

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Franklin is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fort Granger Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Winstead Hill Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Aspen Grove Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Crockett Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Edwin and Percy Warner Parks (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Radnor Lake State Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Franklin

The nearest airport is in Nashville, TN (BNA-Nashville Intl.), located 18.1 mi (29.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Smyrna, TN (MQY), which is 19.9 mi (32.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Franklin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 355 holiday rentals near Franklin. From 41 Cabins to 225 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Franklin for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Franklin?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Franklin:

  • Historic Downtown Franklin: 53 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 772 holiday homes
  • Music Row: 1,491 holiday homes
  • Talbot's Corner: 562 holiday homes
  • Hillsboro Village: 582 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Franklin?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Franklin. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • CoolSprings Galleria: 2,831 holiday rentals
  • Lotz House Museum: 2,185 holiday rentals
  • Confederate Memorial Park at Winstead Hill: 1,428 holiday rentals
  • Carter House: 2,175 holiday rentals
  • Franklin Theatre: 2,280 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Franklin listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Franklin?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 41 Cabins in Franklin. Our other popular types of Franklin holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 225 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 41 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 45 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Franklin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 40 holiday homes with pool available in Franklin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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