Destination guide

The friendly city of Powell awaits you

Enjoy the musicals and other features of Powell. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events. Sunsphere Tower and Knoxville Zoological Gardens are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Powell

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Powell a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Knoxville Zoological Gardens (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Max Air Trampoline Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Little Ponderosa Zoo and Rescue (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • World's Fair Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Knoxville Zoo (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Dead Horse Lake Golf Course (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Powell

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Powell. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ijams Nature Center (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Gibbs Ferry Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Haw Ridge Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Knoxville Municipal Stadium (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Charles Krutch Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • University of Tennessee Gardens (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Powell

The nearest airport is in Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), located 17.6 mi (28.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Powell?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 120 holiday rentals near Powell. From 47 Houses to 57 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Powell for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Flat Hollow Marina: 29 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 33 holiday homes
  • Lakeside Estates: 44 holiday homes
  • Big Creek: 63 holiday homes
  • Parkridge: 23 holiday homes

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

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Powell. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bounce USA: 217 holiday rentals
  • Max Air Trampoline Park: 223 holiday rentals
  • Crown College: 182 holiday rentals
  • Cove Lake State Park: 330 holiday rentals
  • Craighead-Jackson House: 726 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Powell listed on Stayz 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 Powell?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 47 Houses in Powell. Our other popular types of Powell holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 57 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 7 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 7 holiday houses

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 Powell?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Powell. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.