Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Murray is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and churches with a rental holiday home in Murray. This city's university setting, lake and opera houses draw many visitors. 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 Murray

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Murray has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Miller Memorial Golf Course (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • South Highland Country Club (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
  • Boots Randolph Golf Course (25 mi / 40.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Murray

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Murray is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Central Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Arboretum at Murray State (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Kentucky Lake (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Elk & Bison Prairie (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Donaldson Creek Public Use Area (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Murray

The nearest airport is in Paducah, KY (PAH-Barkley Regional), located 40.4 mi (65 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Murray?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 112 holiday rentals near Murray. From 25 Cabins to 69 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Murray for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Wrather West Kentucky Museum: 96 holiday rentals
  • Circus Skate of Murray: 102 holiday rentals
  • Miller Memorial Golf Course: 137 holiday rentals
  • Murray Court Square: 99 holiday rentals
  • Clara M. Eagle Art Gallery: 96 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Murray 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 Cabins in Murray?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 25 Cabins in Murray. Our other popular types of Murray holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 69 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 25 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 25 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Murray?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Murray. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.