Destination guide

The friendly city of Alcoa awaits you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Alcoa. Well known for its restaurants, mountain views and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Sunsphere Tower and Women's Basketball Hall of Fame are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Alcoa

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Alcoa a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Knoxville Zoological Gardens (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Dead Horse Lake Golf Course (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • World's Fair Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Willow Creek Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Knoxville Zoo (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Avalon Golf and Country Club (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Alcoa

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Alcoa. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ijams Nature Center (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Marble Springs State Historic Site (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • High Ground Park (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • University of Tennessee Gardens (10.7 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Volunteer Landing Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Charles Krutch Park (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)

Traveling to and around Alcoa

Fly into Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), the closest airport, located 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Alcoa?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 89 holiday lettings near Alcoa. From 32 Houses to 33 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 Alcoa is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Blount County Historical Museum: 1,578 holiday lettings
  • James White Fort: 645 holiday lettings
  • A1 Lab Arts: 229 holiday lettings
  • The Little River Railroad and Lumber Company Museum: 6,609 holiday lettings
  • Mabry Hazen House: 699 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 32 Houses in Alcoa. Our other popular types of Alcoa holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 33 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 13 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 Alcoa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Alcoa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.