Sewanee, otherwise known as the home of The University of the South, is a census-designated place in Franklin County, Tennessee, the United States. Sewanee is also a part of the Tullahoma, Tennessee Micropolitan Statistical Area. It is around one and half hours drive away from Nashville and an hour’s drive from northwest of Chattanooga. In Sewanee, a majority of the population is students. The school is a world-class liberal arts college and it produces many scholars. If you are visiting a friend or a family member who is studying at the University of the South, or if you are attending a university event, here are the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Sewanee, Tennessee.
When visiting Sewanee, be surrounded by Mother Nature. This historic fairy-tale-liked home is situated on campus and it is also located in a peaceful and quiet neighborhood. The fairytale home is two stories high and it accommodates up to about five guests, making it perfect for families or with a group of friends. You will not have to worry about how much you need to pack as the house has everything you need to stay in comfort. The amenities include complimentary WIFI, bathroom essentials, a TV, kitchenware, and a backyard where you can run around. Consider staying in this home in style.
Fairy-tale historic Sewanee home (on campus)Sewanee, Tennessee, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbeds and furniture are comfortablethe kitchen has all necessary to prepare meals at home plus a great choice of coffee makersrooms to read play board games exercise and restcentrally located home on sewanee campus with character and clean minimalist decor
Host:jason was an excellent hostjason is a good hostjason is a very responsive hostoverall a great stay and a great hostjason was very accommodating and easy to work withRead more reviewstruly a lovely home close to trailsfantastic house in a great location on campus in sewaneewonderful home walking distance to everything on campusthe location is great jason communicates proactively and is so responsive to questions
Want to make your stay a bit more interesting? Consider staying in a campervan, a vintage 1997 Airstream. This campervan accommodates up to two guests and it is located on the forest campground. It is also conveniently located near the mountain getaway. Furthermore, it is just a short drive from the university campus and a few minutes’ walk from Natural Bridge State Park. The campervan includes basic amenities like toiletries, kitchenware, and a TV. It also provides BBQ utensils for you to enjoy an outdoor BBQ grill. Furthermore, there is a range of DVDs during your stay. Feel free to exchange some DVDs with your fellow campers.
Airstream #97 at The GroveSewanee, Tennessee, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewseven though the toilet and shower are across the green space our stay was pleasurablethe bed was comfortable once we added a few blankets to stay warmeverything was very cleanit is clean and well-decoratedquaint quiet and very clean with great attention to detailthe bath house was stocked and clean as well as the restroomsvery quaint place thoughtful touches and very clean
Host:host was super nicejayne the host was incredibly helpful and kindthe hosts were so quick to respond and easily accommodated usjayne is a super friendly and thoughtful hostjayne is a wonderful host she has thought of everything you might needRead more reviewsgreat location for social distance travelawesome place very fun retro vibe makes for a unique lodging experiencethis place is a hidden gem so ridiculously cute with all kinds of special touchesthe airstream at the grove was a fantastic place to staya great place to relax and kick back with friends
This beautiful and stylish detached cottage is just a few minutes’ walk from the central campus. This accommodation houses up to two guests, making it perfect for couples. If you are a hiking enthusiast, this cottage is close to a few trails like the Perimeter Trail. It is also perfect for visiting Morgan’s Steep, where you can hike to the top of the cliff. The accommodation includes basic essentials like free WIFI, toiletries, kitchenware and many more. There is also a backyard where you can run around. However, this accommodation does not have a TV, so be sure to bring your phone or laptop.
Top guest reviewswe loved the walden meets post modern decor and the incredibly comfortable cloud like bedthe b cottage is a beautiful cozy place that's perfect for a visit to the mountainthe living space and bedroom are both stylish and comfortablevery clean and unclutteredvery clean and comfortableclean quiet and comfortableclean space and nice touchesquiet clean and peaceful retreat
Host:the hosts are very responsivethank you for being a wonderful host buckthe hosts are friendly and unintrusivethe hosts are very kind and thoughtfulowners are wonderful and so helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location for a weekend exploring the universityvery nice space and close to central campusthe cottage's location was perfectvery close to everything and the bed was super comfyeasy to walk anywhere on campus
This large and spacious house can accommodate up to 10 people, making it perfect for a large group of the family. The house is perfect for hiking enthusiasts or for nature lovers as it is situated near trails. It is just a stone’s throw away from the Parallel Trail and just a few minutes’ walk from the Perimeter Trail. Furthermore, it is around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the heart of the university campus. The house has all the amenities that you will need, like complimentary WIFI, a TV, basic necessities like toiletries, kitchenware and many more. You will definitely feel at home in Sewanee.
Trails' Edge, Close to campus & beautiful hikes!Sewanee, Tennessee, United States
Top guest reviewsvery clean and comfortable also very close to great hiking trailsthe house is beautiful spacious and in a quiet cul-de-sac
Host:lauryl was a wonderful host and even offered to stock requested items in the fridge for usRead more reviewsbeautiful home close to the university campus
Feel comfortable in this rustic cabin accommodation. The house can host up to two guests. It is just a very short distance away from the university campus and downtown Sewanee. The amenities include complimentary WIFI, bathroom necessities, TV with Roku, kitchen essentials, and many more. The house has a beautiful patio, so you can book and enjoy Mother Nature around you. Who knows, you might spot a deer or two! You will feel at home in this lovely little cabin.
Cabin 111 - the best in location and comfort!Superhost
Top guest reviewscozy with an absolutely gorgeous back yard deck and patiothe cottage was quiet and comfortable and had everything i neededenjoyed having cable tv with lots of channels which i haven't normally gotten at other locationscomfortable bed great ac walking distance to everythingthis cottage is quaint comfortable and conveniently locatedvery clean and niceneat clean and cozythe cabin is clean comfortable and well-furnishedvery lovely clean and beautiful place to staythe cabin is clean and has just what you need
Host:the host is incredibly responsive to emailsi’ve never had an airbnb host be so accommodating and responsivewe loved going to the blue chair and meeting the owners and ellisgreat location wonderful host and very comfortable cabinhost (susan) was very friendly and made check in and check out process very easyRead more reviewsthe location is amazinggreat location on university avenuethe location is idealgreat location and great accommodationsgreat cabin in the perfect location
Calling all nature lovers! Consider staying in this cabin. This small and unique rental accommodates two guests. This cabin rental is a stone’s throw away from the university campus and a few minutes’ walk from downtown Sewanee. The accommodation includes complimentary WIFI, TV with Roku, and many more. There are also hiking opportunities nearby.
Cabin 222: the best in comfort, location, & valueSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthere is a lovely patio area with chairs tables and umbrellanice wood floors comfortable bed mini fridge microwave nice little bath with showerthis cabin was wonderful and plenty of room for the two of uswe were upgraded to the larger cabin 111 which was very comfortable and charmingreasonably priced comfortable cozy i will definitely be looking to stay again in the futureit was clean and comfortableclean neat and comfortableit was spotless and comfortablethe cabin was spotlessly clean and very quietthe cabin was quaint clean and full of charm
Host:great hosts toosusan is a great hostit was cozy and the hosts were helpfulsusan is the best host you can imaginea very kind soulRead more reviewsa cute cabin that is centrally located on campus and within walking distance to eateriesgreat location and well appointedperfect location and the cutest cabinwonderful location for sewanee’s campuswe love the location and the property
This private room accommodates up to two people. The rental originally served as a boarding and guest home. Currently, it extends its guest service to visitors attending university events. The amenities include free WiFi, TV with cable, kitchen space with kitchenware, a backyard, and many more. Furthermore, the host will also provide you with breakfast during your stay. The facilities even include gym access. Consider having a BBQ in the backyard too to complete your Sewanee experience.
Sewanee Castle Room-- sleep like royalty.Sewanee, Tennessee, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Host:great hospitality loved the friendly dogsvery comfortable space with friendly hostsRead more reviewssuper neat place with amazing location and two sweet precious dogs
First built in 1872, this comfortable room is conveniently located near the central university campus. The amenities include basic necessities like complimentary WiFi, a TV with cable, a fully equipped kitchen, toiletries, and many more. This house is available and perfect for visiting alumnus, parents, and guests of the University of the South.
Sewanee-comfortable Lavender RoomSewanee, Tennessee, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe room/house was just as described and the bed was very comfortableboth a charming and comfortable place to staythe bed was comfortable and i loved hearing the rain on the metal roof at nightthis private room in an old sewanee home was clean and quiet
Host:accommodating and friendly hostswelcoming gracious hoststhe host and her home made this an outstanding experiencelike having adorable host parents perfect for sewanee alumnisusan was a good hostRead more reviewsclose to fantastic restaurantsgreat stay great location on campusgreat location right next to the schoolsusan is fantastic great locationgreat location for sewanee visitors
Need to have a very brief getaway? Consider staying in this rental that is located near the heart of the university campus and downtown Sewanee. The accommodation is an addition to the host’s house. Furthermore, it is just a few minutes’ walk from the Mountain Goat Trail. The house welcomes university visitors. The accommodation can house up to four guests. Amenities include complimentary WIFI, a refrigerator, a microwave, silverware, toiletries, and many more. Breakfast is also included during your stay. You will feel at home in this lovely rental.
Linda-land on the Domain, SewaneeSewanee, Tennessee, United States
Top guest reviewsthe room is large with many thoughtful toucheslots of funky art to enjoy and explore in the roomlinda’s place is clean and inviting and in a beautiful settingeverything was clean and there was food coffee (with fresh milk) and sparkling water available
Host:linda is a great hostthe host provided helpful directions for finding the locationthe decor is fun and inviting and linda is a great hostcharming and comfortable linda is a flexible and gracious hostRead more reviewsgreat location walking distance to campusgreat walking trail near by (less than 1/4 mileperfect sewanee location for eccentric couple close to everything bed is very comfortable and thoughtful touchesvery quiet and very comfortable bedif you like art you might want to check this place out
A unique experience
If you are visiting a friend or a family member at The University of the South or you just need a short getaway, Sewanee welcomes you with open arms. Consider staying in either of the Airbnb vacation rentals that are listed above. Each of these Airbnb vacation rentals offers unique experiences when you stay in Sewanee, Tennessee. Moreover, they are also budget-friendly. Relax and unwind in this quaint destination.
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