Known as the Music City, downtown Nashville is a must-visit for people who love live entertainment. Catch daily performances by local musicians at a number of historic venues. Sample the emerging culinary food scene with a visit to hip restaurants featuring locally sourced menus, or stick to a Nashville classic with an order of hot chicken.
Downtown Nashville’s best hotels are on the pricier side, but we’ve compiled a list of those that offer the best value and amenities for your money. We’ve included boutique, extended stay and luxury options for your consideration.
From $298/ night
One of the newest options on Nashville’s hotel scene is the 21c Museum Hotel, an art museum/boutique hotel hybrid. 21c Musem Hotel is in the historic Gray & Dudley Building and offers 124 well-appointed guest rooms and suites. Rooftop suites include outdoor terraces with a great view of the city. They’re stocked with plush robes and Malin + Goetz toiletries to enhance your stay. Check out the on-site art galleries and restaurants to get a real taste of Nashville.
From $289/ night
Stay right in the heart of Nashville at the Courtyard by Marriott. Guests highly rate this facility for its top location and attentive staff. Settle in to one of the newly renovated guestrooms, which have pillowtop mattresses, marble bathrooms and a mini refrigerator. Keep up your exercise routine at the fitness center. Don’t miss a meal at Puckett’s Restaurant, which is located just around the corner. The Ryman Auditorium and Tennessee Performing Arts Centers are easily walkable from this Courtyard hotel.
From $191/ night
Hotel Indigo’s historic location used to be a bank, and you’ll see nods to its roots throughout the property. Guest rooms boast the building’s original travertine floors, flat-screen TVs and lounge areas. Squeeze in a workout at the hotel’s 24-hour fitness center. Local songwriters and musicians perform daily at Hotel Indigo’s speakeasy-inspired lounge. The Country Music Hall of Fame and the Tennessee State Capitol are within walking distance of this hotel. Pets are welcome!
From $279/ night
Treat yourself to a room at the luxurious Renaissance Hotel, located right downtown. Rooms have incredible city views and plush beds, as well as coffee facilities. Take a dip in the indoor pool or sweat it out at in the fitness center. Live music is performed at the hotel’s Bridge Lounge. Catch a Nashville Predators game at the Bridgestone Arena or an event at Nissan Stadium, both of which are within walking distance.
From $148/ night
An all-suite hotel, Homewood Suites has guest rooms that are perfect for an extended stay in the Music City. Rooms include a kitchenette and can comfortably sleep from 2-7 people. Breakfast is served daily and an evening social takes place Monday through Thursday. Work off all the complimentary food and drinks at the on-site fitness center, open 24 hours. Top Nashville attractions like the Johnny Cash Museum and Wildhorse Saloon are close by.