Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Memphis

Take a holiday to Memphis and enjoy the area's live music, museums and theatre scene. Renowned for its riverfront, zoo and opera houses, this city welcomes all visitors. Fire Museum of Memphis, Orpheum Theatre and Stax Museum of American Soul Music are a few of the top cultural sights. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Memphis

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Memphis a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Zone (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Memphis Zoo (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Tennessee State Welcome Center (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Levitt Shell (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Sharpe Planetarium (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Southland Park Gaming and Racing (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Memphis

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Memphis is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Court Square (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Mississippi River Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Mud Island River Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Handy Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Beale Street Landing (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Morris Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Memphis

Fly into Memphis, TN (MEM-Memphis Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.1 mi (13 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Tunica, MS (UTM-Tunica Municipal), which is 36.2 mi (58.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Memphis Central Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Memphis?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 348 holiday lettings around Memphis. From 113 flats & apartments to 183 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Memphis:

  • Midtown: 250 holiday homes
  • South Main Historic District: 50 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 50 holiday homes
  • University District: 27 holiday homes
  • New Pathways: 78 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 Memphis? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Memphis. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sun Studio: 409 holiday lettings
  • Graceland: 406 holiday lettings
  • Memphis Music Hall of Fame: 416 holiday lettings
  • Beale Street: 404 holiday lettings
  • Gibson Guitar Museum: 405 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Memphis listed on 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 Flats in Memphis?

Yes, of course. offers 113 Flats in Memphis. Our other popular types of Memphis holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 183 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 93 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Memphis?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 52 holiday homes with pool available in Memphis. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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