Destination guide

Head to the cosy city of Historic Downtown Franklin

Enjoy the area's churches, festivals and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Historic Downtown Franklin. This city is well-known for its restaurants and shopping. Belle Meade Plantation and Parthenon are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Historic Downtown Franklin

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Historic Downtown Franklin a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Goofballs Family Fun Center (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Arrington Vineyards (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Nashville Zoo (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Tennessee State Fairgrounds (16 mi / 25.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Historic Downtown Franklin

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Historic Downtown Franklin is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fort Granger Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Winstead Hill Park (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Aspen Grove Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Crockett Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Edwin and Percy Warner Parks (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Radnor Lake State Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Historic Downtown Franklin

Fly into Nashville, TN (BNA-Nashville Intl.), the closest airport, located 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Smyrna, TN (MQY), which is 20.2 mi (32.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Historic Downtown Franklin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 151 holiday lettings near Historic Downtown Franklin. From 93 Houses to 27 Cabins, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Historic Downtown Franklin area.

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

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

  • Downtown: 779 holiday homes
  • East Nashville: 1,954 holiday homes
  • Edgehill: 372 holiday homes
  • Salemtown: 156 holiday homes
  • Donelson Hills: 18 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Franklin Theatre: 2,194 holiday lettings
  • Hartzler-Towner Multicultural Museum: 2,823 holiday lettings
  • Music City Center: 2,817 holiday lettings
  • Lotz House Museum: 2,105 holiday lettings
  • Vanderbilt University: 2,099 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Historic Downtown 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 Houses in Historic Downtown Franklin?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 93 Houses in Historic Downtown Franklin. Our other popular types of Historic Downtown Franklin holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 27 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Historic Downtown Franklin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Historic Downtown Franklin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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