Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Johnson City

The area's monuments and live music are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Johnson City. This welcoming city is known for its baseball games, bars and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Johnson City

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Johnson City a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Steele Creek Park (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Silver Lake Golf Club (23.3 mi / 37.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Johnson City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Johnson City is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Warriors' Path State Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Erwin Linear Trail (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Whitetop Creek Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Steele Creek Park (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Bristol Caverns (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Laurel Run Park (22.1 mi / 35.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Johnson City

Fly into Tri-Cities, TN (TRI-Tri-Cities Regional), the closest airport, located 11.8 mi (19 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Abingdon, VA (VJI-Virginia Highlands), which is 31 mi (50 km) away.

Where to stay near Johnson City?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 755 house rentals near Johnson City. From 207 Cabins to 294 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Johnson City for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Johnson City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Johnson City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Johnson City Medical Center: 127 home rentals
  • East Tennessee State University: 141 home rentals
  • Freedom Hall Civic Center: 131 home rentals
  • Johnson City Mall: 127 home rentals
  • Bristol Motor Speedway: 265 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Johnson City listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Johnson City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 207 Cabins in Johnson City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Johnson City include:

  • Houses: 294 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 207 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 207 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Chalets and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Johnson City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 157 vacation homes with pool available in Johnson City.