Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Albany is ready to explore

The countryside, lake and parks display a scene truly unique to Albany. Travelers appreciate the horseback riding in this relaxing city. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Albany

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

  • Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park Golf Course (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Lake Cumberland Golf Club (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Lake Cumberland Winery (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
  • Standing Stone State Park (25 mi / 40.2 km)
  • Hidden Valley Golf and Country Club (25.1 mi / 40.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Albany

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Albany is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mountain View Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Lake Cumberland State Resort Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Standing Stone State Park (25 mi / 40.2 km)

Where to stay around Albany?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 98 holiday lettings near Albany. From 51 Houses to 7 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 Albany is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mountain View Park: 127 holiday lettings
  • Lake Cumberland State Resort Park: 108 holiday lettings
  • Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery: 131 holiday lettings
  • Mill Springs National Battlefield Visitor Center: 193 holiday lettings
  • Overton County Heritage Museum: 108 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 51 Houses in Albany. Our other popular types of Albany holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 28 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Albany?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Albany. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.