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Nashville Phase 2 ! Live Music ! 10 Minutes to Downtown. Quiet W/hot tub !
5/5Exceptional! (89 reviews)
Orleans house

"Our stay was great. Three bedrooms on first floor. 2 upstairs. Absolutely great for the grandparent not having to climb stairs. If this was in the details I missed it, BUT a very pleasant surprise for me was a baby gate , highchair and a pack and play since we are traveling with a 2 year old. Les ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Nashville Phase 2 ! Live Music ! 10 Minutes to Downtown. Quiet W/hot tub !
Coda Cottage: Melodic Cottage, Steps Away From Leiper's Fork
5/5Exceptional! (57 reviews)
Cottage with Convenience

"This sweet cottage has all the modern-day conveniences you need including the most amazing spa bathroom products! It is tidy and clean, and the decor is full of personality like the cottage itself. The home is located within walking distance to the shops and restaurants of Leiper's Fork. It met all ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Coda Cottage: Melodic Cottage, Steps Away From Leiper's Fork
Pickers Cottage: 1939 Perfectly Restored, Steps to the Leiper's Fork Village
4.9/5Exceptional! (77 reviews)
Great rental, location and great area for getaway

"The cottage is by far more than just a cottage. Clean modern yet felt like it invite ya in for a relaxing time. modern kitchen plenty of baths, with good size bedrooms. Wish we had rented for a few more days. Leipers Fork is a great place to escape the crowds of downtown Nashville yet give you the ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019

Pickers Cottage: 1939 Perfectly Restored, Steps to the Leiper's Fork Village
Incredible Franklin Artist's Home
4.9/5Exceptional! (76 reviews)
Great stay. No problems!

"Renting process was easy and response was prompt."…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Incredible Franklin Artist's Home
This Duplex is a 2 Bedroom, 1 Bathrooms, Located in Nashville, TN
The price is $71 per night
4.9/5Exceptional! (136 reviews)

"Would definitely use again! The family had a very pleasant stay for the night."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

This Duplex is a 2 Bedroom, 1 Bathrooms, Located in Nashville, TN
Timber Ridge - Forested Retreat Close to Natchez Trace, Franklin, Leipers Fork!
4.9/5Exceptional! (184 reviews)
Fantastic place

"We were so impressed with the stay, great lay out and so clean. I would stay there again with no problem. met the owner and he was so polite. Thank you"…"

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Timber Ridge - Forested Retreat Close to Natchez Trace, Franklin, Leipers Fork!
Union Station Hotel Nashville, Autograph Collection
4 out of 5
1001 Broadway, Nashville, TN
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $179 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (304 reviews)

"The absolute fastest check in ever!Staff was very attentive and super friendly."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Union Station Hotel Nashville, Autograph Collection
Aloft Nashville Franklin
3 out of 5
7109 S Springs Dr, Franklin, TN
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The price is $98 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (989 reviews)

"Great hotel. We'd definitely choose it again mext time we're in the area. Clean, love the feel of it/decor, nice location, friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

Aloft Nashville Franklin
Courtyard By Marriott Nashville Downtown
3 out of 5
170 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN
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The price is $109 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (959 reviews)

"Staff was very courteous, and location was ideal for my meeting."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Courtyard By Marriott Nashville Downtown
Hampton Inn & Suites Nashville/Franklin (Cool Springs)
2.5 out of 5
7141 S Springs Dr, Franklin, TN
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $101 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (382 reviews)

"I love the quietness but the easy convenience of shopping and to my family."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Nashville/Franklin (Cool Springs)
Best Western Franklin Inn
2.5 out of 5
1308 Murfreesboro Rd, Franklin, TN
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The price is $69 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (854 reviews)

"Looks like rooms have been recently updated . Not sure what switch next to mirror goes to."…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

Best Western Franklin Inn
DoubleTree by Hilton Murfreesboro
3.5 out of 5
1850 Old Fort Pkwy, Murfreesboro, TN
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The price is $84 per night
4/5Very Good! (965 reviews)

"It was a nice place to stay. Very comfortable and clean."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Murfreesboro
Quality Inn
2.5 out of 5
1307 Murfreesboro Rd, Franklin, TN
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The price is $53 per night
3.2/5 (431 reviews)

"Service was great, location was great! Worked with us on check in time after a long drive moving cross country, would definitely recommend this hotel!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2020

Quality Inn
Americas Best Value Inn Franklin Spring Hill
2 out of 5
4201 Franklin Common Ct, Franklin, TN
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The price is $52 per night
3.2/5 (991 reviews)

"Very quiet, convenience to access into the building"…"

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn Franklin Spring Hill
Select Inn Murfreesboro
2 out of 5
2424 S Church St, Murfreesboro, TN
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The price is $42 per night
3/5 (366 reviews)
OTR paradise

"pulled in to a legit lizard lot! ATM on site before the hotel! the check in was too quick but considering the outside vibe, it made sense. there are food options with in walking distance and gas stations. got a first floor room and it was spacious. it was sound but limited amenities. the room was ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Select Inn Murfreesboro
Antioch Quarters Inn and Suites
2.5 out of 5
1100 Bell Road, Antioch, TN
The price is $59 per night
3/5 (946 reviews)

"The manager was super nice and helpful! Room was very clean and comfortable!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

Antioch Quarters Inn and Suites
Extended Stay America - Nashville - Franklin - Cool Springs
2.5 out of 5
680 Bakers Bridge Ave, Franklin, TN
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $72 per night
2.8/5 (838 reviews)

"Updated room. Very clean. Due to the pandemic they were not operating the breakfast or daily cleaning but we were able to ask for extra linen or sheets. They accommodated for an early check in and a late checkout. Very pleased with our stay. Very comfortable king sized bed. My only negative is the ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

Extended Stay America - Nashville - Franklin - Cool Springs
Somatel Nashville Airport Hotel
2 out of 5
420 Metroplex Dr, Nashville, TN
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $55 per night
2.8/5 (213 reviews)
Amazing!

"Great amazing place come check it out!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2020

Somatel Nashville Airport Hotel
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About Nashville Historic Hotels

Traveling can be more than just going somewhere different on your getaway, it can also be about taking in the history and culture of an area. One of the best ways to experience the city's culture is to plunge yourself in its history. Touring landmarks or museums is a great beginning, but staying in a Nashville historic hotel can take you back to another era. Pack your luggage (and no need for the time machine) as your Nashville vintage hotel awaits.

Old-World Charm, New World Amenities

As soon as you walk through your Nashville hotel's lobby, you'll be whisked to the past. With their unique architectures and addresses in the exciting parts of the city, you'll love how these historic hotels stand apart from their modern counterparts. While these hotels are older, they have most of the up-to-date amenities that allow you to wind down on your getaway. You will find rooms outfitted with a cozy bed, and about anything you'll want for a wonderful getaway.

After you've spent time appreciating the hotel's grounds, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich area by exploring the famous landmarks and museums. If you want to learn about Nashville's history, then you have come to the right place. Nashville has 7 historical landmarks and buildings nearby. After traveling places like First Presbyterian Church, Ryman Auditorium, and Nashville Union Station and Trainshed you'll be able to pen your own guide on Nashville. Oh, and don't forget to add in a visit to The Hermitage. Searching for more things to do in Nashville? You can see what fellow travelers found worth checking out in our comment section. You'll find 8857 recommendations in our comment section on great spots to enjoy dinner, more things to do, and what they loved most about their time in Nashville.

Your Nashville Hotel Is Ready for You

Nashville has 3148 vintage hotels that have the look and feel of another era. Some of these famous lodgings are where respected world leaders may have stayed. You are certain to reserve a hotel possessing all the in-room amenities as well as the price you desire. Be sure to book your vintage hotel soon, or you may miss out on a stay in a one-of-a kind accommodation.

Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Nashville?
The historical places in Nashville are probably at the top of your sightseeing list. And while you’re here, you can check out the fascinating museums and entertainment choices. You can also discover the area’s great live music.
What's the best hotel in Nashville that's close to historical sites?
Stay and Walk to Downtown Nashville! Ask for Last Minute Booking Deals! is a top historic condo bookable on our site and it features in-room kitchens. Parthenon is a short 15-minute drive away.
How many historically relevant hotels will I find in Nashville?
In Nashville, there are 3124 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 314 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights in Nashville?
Nashville is notable for landmarks like Ryman Auditorium, Parthenon, and Belle Meade Plantation. Known for its live music and theaters, cultural venues include Johnny Cash Museum, Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and Nashville Broadway. Other popular sights include Grand Ole Opry and Nashville Municipal Auditorium.
What is a historic hotel like in Nashville?
A historic hotel gives guests the opportunity to stay in a building that has been officially recognized with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can take the form of castles, stately homes, palaces or even pubs, lodges, old police stations or skyscrapers — any building that’s been identified as being of special interest. These types of hotels in Nashville often preserve original characteristics like traditional architecture and period features in guestrooms or communal spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. “Historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S., whereas “heritage hotel” is common in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to place more significance on the architecture and building. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the place’s cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Nashville have modern facilities?
Yes, every effort is made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades, but hotel interiors are fitted with modern conveniences and safety features. Visitors should expect the popular amenities you’d get from a hotel such as WiFi, heating and air conditioning, and updated bathroom facilities. When you book a historic hotel in Nashville, it doesn’t mean you will stay in a place that’s rundown or uncomfortable for guests.

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