Where to stay around Atlanta?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,337 holiday lettings near Atlanta. From 657 Houses to 168 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Atlanta is on HomeAway.

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

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 Atlanta:

  • Downtown: 223 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 236 holiday homes
  • Home Park: 64 holiday homes
  • Atlantic Station: 47 holiday homes
  • Southwestern: 480 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 Atlanta?

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

  • Margaret Mitchell House and Museum: 1,326 holiday lettings
  • Little Five Points: 1,319 holiday lettings
  • Piedmont Park: 1,323 holiday lettings
  • Georgia Governor's Mansion: 1,297 holiday lettings
  • Swan House: 1,294 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 657 Houses in Atlanta. Our other popular types of Atlanta holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 168 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent downtown rentals in Atlanta?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 225 downtown rentals in Atlanta. You have also many other possibilities in Atlanta area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 8 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 6 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Atlanta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 300 holiday homes with pool available in Atlanta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Atlanta, Georgia your home away from home

    Atlanta is a beautiful city with a population of over 537,000 people. This vibrant city is well-known as the birthplace of Martin Luther King, Jr and was where the Civil Rights Movement first began. It is a wonderful city to visit as there is so much to see and do, from history and museums to great shopping and major sports events. After dark Atlanta buzzes with nightlife with many clubs, lounges and bars. Wherever you stay in Atlanta, your holiday rental will be close to some great attractions and world class dining.

    Things to do in Atlanta, Georgia


    Atlanta is a real shopper’s paradise with many huge malls around the city. The Lennox Square Mall is one of the oldest and best with four levels of shops and department stores.  


    Atlanta is home to some of the best teams and stadiums in the USA. The Philips Arena is home to NBA’s Atlanta Hawks basketball team and NHL’s Thrashers hockey team. Tickets are always available to concerts, events and entertainment in the arena. The Georgia Dome, home to the NFL Falcons, hosts not only home football games but also huge events like the Super Bowl.


    Atlanta has many parks and green areas for walking, jogging and exercising. Best known is the Centennial Park with its Fountain of Rings and other water features. As well as plenty of walking paths and gardens it has several playgrounds for children.

    Places to visit near Atlanta, Georgia Margaret Mitchell House and Museum

    Famous as the author of the epic “Gone with the Wind”, this excellent museum and Visitor Centre is in the home where Margaret Mitchell grew up and did her writing. After a tour of the house and archives there is a room dedicated to the making of the movie.

    Martin Luther King Historic Site

    Located in the Sweet Auburn neighbourhood where Dr King was raised, there is a self-guided tour of the many buildings associated with his life and the beginning of the Civil Rights Movement, finishing in the World Peace Rose Garden.

    World of Coca Cola

    Trace the phenomenal story of the world’s most popular drink going back over 100 years. This is a spectacular tour with many fascinating exhibits.


    Weather in Atlanta, Georgia

    Atlanta enjoys hot humid summers reaching an average 32°C (89°F) and mild, occasionally snowy winters with average lows of 1°C (33°F). It has around 8-10 rainy days each month throughout the year. Its relatively high elevation makes it more temperate than other southern cities on the same latitude making it a great place for a holiday rental.

    Travel to Atlanta, Georgia

    Atlanta’s international airport is the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport which is 8 miles from the centre of the city. As it is the world’s busiest airport and a major airline hub for Delta Airlines, national and international flights are frequent.

    Activities and attractions in and around Atlanta

    Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Atlanta a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Zoo Atlanta (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • World of Coca Cola (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Georgia Aquarium (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Stone Mountain Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
    • Bobby Jones Golf Course (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
    • East Lake Golf Club (4.9 mi / 8 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Atlanta

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Atlanta is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Centennial Olympic Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Stone Mountain (14.3 mi / 23 km)
    • Woodruff Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
    • Georgia Plaza Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Rawson Washington Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Grant Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)