Destination guide

Travel to lively Jackson

The area's live music and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Jackson. Renowned for its shopping, sporting events and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Mississippi Governor's Mansion and Mississippi State Capitol are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Jackson

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Jackson a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jackson Zoological Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • The Refuge (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Annandale Golf Club (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Jackson

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Jackson is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Battlefield Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Riverside Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • LeFleur's Bluff State Park (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Jackson

Fly into Jackson, MS (JAN-Evers Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.3 mi (10.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Madison, MS (DXE-Bruce Campbell Field), which is 10.7 mi (17.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Jackson Station.

Where to stay near Jackson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 51 holiday rentals near Jackson. From 33 Houses to 4 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Jackson 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 Jackson?

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

  • LeFleur's Bluff State Park: 47 holiday rentals
  • Battlefield Park: 46 holiday rentals
  • Metro Jackson Chamber of Commerce: 44 holiday rentals
  • City of Jackson Fire Museum: 46 holiday rentals
  • Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium: 49 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 33 Houses in Jackson. Our other popular types of Jackson holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 2 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 2 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Jackson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Jackson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.