KEY TO SYMBOLS: Agritourism Attractions Fishing & Water Recreation Golf Music & Entertainment Outdoor Recreation Shopping Sightseeing Weddings ATTRACTIONS ARRINGTON MAP GRID C-8 Arrington Vineyards 6211 Patton Rd., Arrington, 615-395-0102 arringtonvineyards.com The Southeast’s premier winery. Owned by Kix Brooks of Brooks & Dunn. Arrington Vineyards is located 25 minutes south of Nashville among the beautiful hills of Williamson County. Wine tastings and gift shop. Picnics welcome. AD PAGE 92 • READER RESPONSE 72 ARRINGTON MAP GRID C-8 Tennessee Renaissance Festival P. O. Box 309, 2124 New Castle Rd., Arrington, 615-395-9950 tnrenfest.com Artisan Shopping, Period Food and Drink, Entertainment, Music, Jousting, Falconry, Games, Rides. AD PAGE 92 • READER RESPONSE 81 ASHLAND CITY MAP GRID B-7 Lock A Recreation Area & Campgrounds 1797 Cheatham Dam Rd., Ashland City, 877-444-6777 lrn.usace.army.mil/locations/lakes/cheathamlake/campgrounds/locka.aspx Open April 1 - end of Oct. Camping fee. BUMPUS MILLS MAP GRID A-6 Bumpus Mills Recreation Area 764 Forest Trl., Bumpus Mills, 877-444-6777 lrn.usace.army.mil Campsites, water, electric, beach and boat ramp. BURNS MAP GRID B-7 Montgomery Bell State Park 1020 Jackson Hill Rd., Burns, 615-797-9052 tn.gov/environment/parks/montgomerybell Including golf course, camp ground and more. Montgomery Bell State Park Golf Course on the TN Golf Trail 800 Hotel Ave., Burns, 615-797-2578 tngolftrail.net Inside Montgomery Bell State Park, 18-hole, par-71. CLARKSVILLE MAP GRID A-6 Beachaven Vineyards & Winery 1100 Dunlop Ln., Clarksville, 931-645-8867 beachavenwinery.com Daily tours and tasting of award-winning wines. Summer months include free open-air concerts. Check website for schedule. AD PAGE 91 • READER RESPONSE 66 DOVER MAP GRID A-6 Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area 238 Visitor Center Dr., Golden Pond, 270-924-2000 landbetweenthelakes.us Land Between the Lakes offers outdoor recreation opportunities in Kentucky and Tennessee. AD PAGE 90 • READER RESPONSE 63 EAGLEVILLE MAP GRID C-8 Lucky Ladd Farms 4374 Rocky Glade Rd., Eagleville, 615-274-3786 luckyladdfarms.com Award-winning AG-Venture Farm Park. Home to TN’s largest petting farm. Features exciting animal encounters, pony rides, acres of playgrounds, wagon rides, nature trails and more to fill your day with fun. A must do for families exploring the area. AD PAGE 97 • READER RESPONSE 93 FRANKLIN MAP GRID C-7 Carnton Plantation 1345 Eastern Flank Cir., Franklin, 615-794-0903 boft.org Tour the house, garden and slave quarters near the Eastern Flank Battlefield Park and McGavock Confederate Cemetery. AD PAGE 92 • READER RESPONSE 73 The Carter House 1140 Columbia Ave., Franklin, 615-791-1861 boft.org Hear the story of Tod Carter - mortally wounded in battle and witness the bullet holes in the outbuildings. AD PAGE 92 • READER RESPONSE 73 Leiper’s Fork 4151 Old Hillsboro Rd., Franklin, 615-591-8500 visitleipersfork.com A picturesque village on the National Register of Historic Places. Offering the quaintness of the past. AD PAGE 93 • READER RESPONSE 79 B Leiper’s Fork Distillery 3381 Southall Rd., Franklin, 615-476-4153 leipersforkdistillery.com A small batch distillery, using mainly local ingredients, pouring our heart and soul into every drop we produce. AD PAGE 93 • READER RESPONSE 78 Lotz House 1111 Columbia Ave., Franklin, 615-790-7190 lotzhouse.com TripAdvisor’s #1 attraction in Franklin. Tour the Civil War home, the cellar, the cemetery or battlefield. AD PAGE 92 • READER RESPONSE 73 Natchez Trace Parkway Natchez Trace Pkwy., Franklin, 855-568-7223 scenictrace.com A unique journey from Natchez to Nashville. AD PAGE 92 • READER RESPONSE 80 GALLATIN MAP GRID B-8 Bledsoe Creek State Park 400 Ziegler’s Fort Rd., Gallatin, 615-452-3706 tn.gov/environment/parks/bledsoecreek On Bledsoe Creek embankment of Old Hickory Reserve. GOODLETTSVILLE MAP GRID B-8 Historic Mansker’s Station 705 Caldwell Dr., Goodlettsville, 615-859-3678 manskersstation.org Visitors experience life at Historic Mansker’s Station through a hands-on tour, guided by costumed interpreters, and visit both Mansker’s Fort and the Bowen Plantation House, one of the oldest standing brick homes in Middle Tennessee. AD PAGE 95 • READER RESPONSE 86 Wanderin’ Star Yacht Charters 824 Dry Creek Rd., Goodlettsville, 615-347-4956 wanderinstar.com Sail Old Hickory Lake on sunset & daytime cruises. HENDERSONVILLE MAP GRID B-8 Captain Nelson’s RiverShip Cruises Creekwood Marina, 259 Sanders Ferry Rd., C-Row, Hendersonville, 615-824-8511 rivershipcruises.com Private Yacht Party Cruises on Old Hickory Lake. Historic Rock Castle 139 Rock Castle Ln., Hendersonville, 615-824-0502 historicrockcastle.com Step back in time and visit the 18th-century home of the Smith family, one of the founding families of Tennessee. Located on scenic Old Hickory Lake, this 18-acre property offers much to explore and will provide visitors with unforgettable memories! AD PAGE 95 • READER RESPONSE 87 HERMITAGE MAP GRID B-8 Long Hunter State Park 2910 Hobson Pk., Hermitage, 615-885-2422 tn.gov/environment/parks/longhunter Recreational activities and October Indian pow-wow. Seven Points Recreation Area 1810 Stewarts Ferry Pk., Hermitage, 877-444-6777 recreation.gov Open April 1 - Oct. 31. 60 sites; Camping fee. LEBANON MAP GRID B-9 Cedars of Lebanon State Park 328 Cedar Forest Rd., Lebanon, 800-713-5180 tn.gov/environment/parks/cedars Named for the land of King Solomon. Cumberland River Cruises.com 450 Cherokee Dock Rd., Lebanon, 615-451-4001 cumberlandrivercruises.com Scenic Pontoon Boat Rides on Old Hickory Lake Fiddler’s Grove Historical Village 945 Baddour Pkwy., Lebanon, 615-443-2626 fiddlersgrove.org Experience life in an early American village as you watch woodcarvers, musicians, blacksmiths, and master gardeners practice their skills. AD PAGE 99 • READER RESPONSE 95 Historic Lebanon Square U. S. Hwy. 70 at U.S. Hwy. 231, Lebanon, 800-789-1327 visitwilsoncounty.com Come see our renovation & vibrant mix of new shops & historic buildings; The heart of Lebanon since 1802. AD PAGE 99 • READER RESPONSE 95 MT. JULIET MAP GRID B-8 Cedar Creek Recreation Area 9264 Saundersville Rd., Mt. Juliet, 615-822-4846 lrn.usace.army.mil/locations/lakes/oldhickorylake/campgrounds/cedarcreek.aspx Fee. Day use open May - Sept. NASHVILLE MAP GRID B-8 Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage 4580 Rachel’s Ln., Nashville, 615-889-2941 thehermitage.com Home of the nation’s seventh President. AD PAGE 83 • READER RESPONSE 41 want to know more About anadvertiser? Fill out and return the reader response card between pages 200 & 201 or online at tnvacation.com/reader Belle Meade Plantation 5025 Harding Pk., Nashville, 615-356-0501 bellemeadeplantation.com Guided tours, Segway Tours, carriage house, stables, gift shop and winery. AD PAGE 87 • READER RESPONSE 42 Belle Meade Winery 5025 Harding Pk., Nashville, 615-356-6164 bellemeadewinery.com The Winery at Belle Meade Plantation offers 13 different and unique wines. Several of which are perennial award winners, along with gourmet chocolates and one-of-a-kind wine accessories and gift items. Open 7 days per week during Plantation hours. AD PAGE 87 • READER RESPONSE 42 BlueShoe Nashville 1400 Fourth Ave. N., Nashville, 615-383-3012 blueshoenashville.com CMA Music Festival Hotel/Ticket Packages & others Buchanan Log House 2910 Elm Hill Pike, Nashville, 615-871-4524 buchananloghouse.com Historic log house, built in 1807-1808. Café Lula at the Ryman 116 Fifth Ave. N., Nashville, 615-458-8760 cafelula.net Stop in the new Cafe Lula located just outside the Ryman’s main entrance for house-made entrees, sandwiches, and salads using fresh, local ingredients. Happy Hour 3 PM – 5 PM daily features local brews, wine, cocktails, and appetizers. AD PAGE 85 • READER RESPONSE 56 Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum 222 Fifth Ave. S., Nashville, 615-416-2001 countrymusichalloffame.org The Museum is the definitive home of America’s music, safeguarding more than two and a half million priceless artifacts, including hundreds of thousands of recordings and photographs, numerous stage costumes, musical instruments, and more. AD PAGES 76-77 • READER RESPONSE 43 Flair Tours P. O. Box 17372, Nashville, 615-360-3762 flairtoursnashville.com Customized packages for group tours/conventions. Fontanel Mansion 4125 Whites Creek Pk., Nashville, 615-724-1600 fontanel.com The former home of Country Music Hall of Fame member Barbara Mandrell is open for tours daily. Call for reservations. AD PAGE 85 • READER RESPONSE 44 Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center 2800 Opryland Dr., Nashville, 888-677-9872 gaylordopryland.com Known world-wide for extraordinary service, luxurious accommodations and majestic, climate-controlled glass atriums with indoor gardens, winding rivers and sparkling waterfalls. Featuring nine restaurants, full service spa and live entertainment. AD PAGE 82 • READER RESPONSE 45 Gaylord Springs Golf Links 18 Springhouse Ln., Nashville, 615-458-1730 gaylordsprings.com Experience golf at its best at Gaylord Springs Golf Links. Carved from the banks of the meandering Cumberland River, our Scottish links-style, par-72 layout offers 18 holes bordered by limestone bluffs and wetlands. AD PAGE 82 • READER RESPONSE 45 General Jackson Showboat 2812 Opryland Dr., Nashville, 615-902-8282 generaljackson.com Cruise the Cumberland River on the 30ft authentic paddle wheel boat while being entertained by Broadway style shows in the Victorian Theater, seeing the breathtaking views of downtown & eating Southern smokehouse cuisine. The cruise is a must see. AD PAGE 84 • READER RESPONSE 46 Grand Ole Opry 2804 Opryland Dr., Nashville, 800-SEE-OPRY opry.com See the show that made country music famous, the Grand Ole Opry. Each week the Opry presents the new stars, superstars, and legends of country music with live shows every Friday and Saturday, as well as Tuesdays March- December, and summer Wednesday shows. AD PAGE 88 • READER RESPONSE 47 Gray Line of Tennessee 2416 Music Valley Dr., Ste. 102, Nashville 615-883-5555, graylinetn.com Gray Line of Tennessee is Nashville’s premiere sightseeing company! AD PAGE 75 • READER RESPONSE 48 Hatch Show Print 224 Fifth Ave. S., Nashville, 615-577-7710 hatchshowprint.com Hatch Show Print is one of the nation’s oldest working letterpress shops. In addition to its new art and merchandise, Hatch Show Print also reprints classic posters. Get inky and take the tour. AD PAGE 81 • READER RESPONSE 43 NASHVILLE MAP GRID B-8 Historic RCA Studio 222 Fifth Ave. S., Nashville, 615-416-2001 studiob.org Experience Nashville’s only historic studio tour. Countless hits were recorded hear by Elvis Presley, Dolly Parton, The Everly Brothers and more. Tours depart daily from the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. AD PAGE 81 • READER RESPONSE 43 Lane Motor Museum 702 Murfreesboro Pk., Nashville, 615-742-7445 lanemuseum.org Discover the largest European car collection in the U.S. with 150 unique cars and motorcycles on display. See propellerdriven vehicles, microcars, amphibious vehicles, one-of-a-kind prototypes and more! Near downtown with free parking on site. AD PAGE 89 • READER RESPONSE 51 Loveless Cafe 8400 Hwy. 100, Nashville, 615-646-9700 lovelesscafe.com Stop and Smell the Biscuits! Authentic southern flavor with genuine hospitality. AD PAGE 85 • READER RESPONSE 52 Madame Tussauds Nashville 515 Opry Mills Dr., Nashville, 1-866-841-3263 madametussauds.com/nashville Opening at Opry Mills this Spring. This all music themed, group & family-friendly attraction provides an interactive experience, where you can immersive yourself in iconic scenes and musical performances and be a part of the fun. AD PAGE 83 • READER RESPONSE 53 Music City Hop Trolley 2416 Music Valley Dr., Ste. 102, Nashville 615-883-5555, graylinetn.com Gray Line of Tennessee is Nashville’s premiere sightseeing company. We offer a variety of tours such as Discover Nashville, Stars Homes and the Music City Hop Double Decker & Trolley Tour featuring 15 stops around the Nashville Downtown area. AD PAGE 75 • READER RESPONSE 48 The Nashville Collection 120 Second Ave. N., Nashville, 615-733-0487 Adjacent to the Wildhorse Saloon, The Nashville Collection is 2nd Avenue’s newest shopping destination! AD PAGE 89 • READER RESPONSE 47 Nashville Zoo at Grassmere 3777 Nolensville Pk., Nashville, 615-833-1534 nashvillezoo.org Nashville Zoo offers a variety of exotic animals in natural habitats along cool, wooded pathways. There’s also a Jungle Gym playground, carousel, shows and more. Answer the call of the wild, and visit Nashville’s number one attraction...Nashville Zoo! AD PAGE 84 • READER RESPONSE 55 Opry House Backstage Tours 2804 Opryland Dr., Nashville 800-SEE-OPRY, opry.com Guided tours offer an up-close look at country’s most famous show, the Grand Ole Opry, including themed dressing rooms, the Opry stage, and more. Daytime and post-show tours available. For a once-in-a-lifetime experience, try our Behind the Curtain VIP tour. AD PAGE 88 • READER RESPONSE 47 Ryman Auditorium 116 Fifth Ave. N., Nashville 615-889-3060, ryman.com Built in 1892, Ryman Auditorium is a National Historic Landmark and a must-see for anyone visiting Nashville. Most famous as the home of the Grand Ole Opry from 1943 - 1974, the Ryman is the very epicenter of Music City. Open daily from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. AD PAGE 85 • READER RESPONSE 56 NASHVILLE MAP GRID B-8 Sweet Magnolia Tours 330 Commerce St. (Ground Floor of CMT Building), Nashville, 800-235-5295 sweetmagnoliatours.com Complete itinerary planning for all regions of Tennessee by travel professionals who were born and raised here! We work hard to insure your Tennessee vacation is one you will never forget! AD PAGE 83 • READER RESPONSE 57 Tennessee Agricultural Museum Ellington Agricultural Center, 440 Hogan Rd., Nashville 615-837-5197 tnagmuseum.org Collection of 19th century farm and home artifacts Tennessee Performing Arts Center 505 Deaderick St., Nashville, 615-782-4040 TPAC.org Your home for Broadway, theatre, ballet, opera, comedy, and more! AD PAGE 87 • READER RESPONSE 58 Tennessee State Museum 505 Deaderick St., Nashville, 800-407-4324 tnmuseum.org One of the largest museums in the nation with exhibits presenting regional art, history and culture. AD PAGE 87 • READER RESPONSE 59 The Upper Room Chapel and Museum 1908 Grand Ave., Nashville, 615-340-7207 chapel.upperroom.org Christian art, nativities, chapel, and gift shop, Wildhorse Saloon 120 Second Ave. N., Nashville, 615-902-8200 wildhorsesaloon.com OLD HICKORY MAP GRID B-8 Hermitage Golf Course 3939 Old Hickory Blvd., Old Hickory, 615-847-4001 hermitagegolf.com 36 hole championship golf course PORTLAND MAP GRID A-8 Sumner Crest Winery 5306 Old Hwy. 52, Portland, 615-325-4086 sumnercrestwinery.com Located just off Exit 117 off I-65. Complimentary wine tastings every day. Tours available. Browse our unique gift shop. Only closed on Easter and Christmas. Free summer concerts on the lawn. See website for information and check us out on Facebook! AD PAGE 95 • READER RESPONSE 88 SMYRNA MAP GRID B-8 The Historic Sam Davis Home & Plantation 1399 Sam Davis Rd., 615-459-2341 samdavishome.org Non Profit Historical Museum THOMPSON’S STATION MAP GRID C-7 H Clark Distillery 1557 Thompson’s Station Rd. W., Thompson’s Station 615-478-2191 hclarkdistillery.com Hand-crafted spirits one small batch at a time. ACCOMMODATIONS ACCOMMODATION TYPE: B=Bed & Breakfast, C=Condominium, H=Hotel, I=Inn, L=Chalet, M=Motel, N=Cabin, R=Resort, T=Cottages, V=Vacation Rental/Home LOCATION: C=Countryside, D=Downtown, L=Lakefront, M=Mountain View, R=Riverfront RATES: 1=Up to $49, 2=$50-$99, 3=$100-$149, 4=$150 and up SYMBOLS: k=TnHTA Member (Tennessee Hospitality & Tourism Association) j =Pet Friendly, l =Handicapped Accessible We recommend calling for more information concerning amenities not listed here or go to tnvacation.com. CARTHAGE MAP GRID B-9 Defeated Creek Marina & Campground 615-774-3131 160 Marina Ln., 37030 • defeatedcreekmarina.com CLARKSVILLE MAP GRID A-6 America’s Best Value Inn - Clarksville 931-552-2663 254 Holiday Dr., 37040 • americasbestvalueinn.com Baymont Inn & Suites Clarksville 931-3582020 1112 Hwy. 76, 37043 • baymontinns.com/hotel/47350 Quality Inn Exit 931-648-4848 3095 Wilma Rudolph Blvd., 37040 • qualityinnexit4.com Riverview Inn 877-48-RIVER 50 College St., 37040 theriverviewinn.com Located in the Historic Downtown River District, you will be within walking distance to shopping, dining, and entertainment. Indoor pool, fitness center, business center, and guest laundry. AD PAGE 91 FRANKLIN MAP GRID C-7 Aloft Nashville-Cool Springs 877-462-5638 7109 S. Springs Dr., 37067 • aloftnashvillecoolsprings.com FRANKLIN MAP GRID C-7 America’s Best Value Inn - Franklin/Spring Hill 615-591-5678 4201 Franklin Commons Ct., 37067 • hotelfranklintn.com Butterfly Meadows Inn & Farm 615-671-4594 6775 Bethesda Arno Rd., 37179 • butterflymeadowsinn.com Embassy Suites Nashville South/Cool Springs 800-EMBASSY 820 Crescent Centre Dr., 37067 • nashvillesouth.embassysuites.com Franklin Marriott Cool Springs 800-228-9290 700 Cool Springs Blvd., 37067 • marriott.com/bnacs Homewood Suites by Hilton Nashville Franklin 615-465-0400 2225 E. McEwen Dr., 37067 • nashvillefranklin.homewoodsuites.com Magnolia House Bed & Breakfast 615-794-8178 1317 Columbia Ave., 37064 • bbonline.com/tn/magnolia TownePlace Suites Franklin Cool Springs 615-861-1111 7153 S. Springs Dr., 37067 • marriott.com/bnatc GOODLETTSVILLE MAP GRID B-8 Americas Best Value Inn - Goodlettsville/N. Nashville 615-859-2861 • 622 Rivergate Pkwy., 37072 • americasbestvalueinn.com HERMITAGE MAP GRID B-8 Americas Best Value Inn - Nashville/Hermitage 615-889-5060 5768 Old Hickory Blvd., 37076 • americasbestvalueinn.com LEBANON MAP GRID B-9 Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton 615-444-3445 1065 Franklin Rd., 37090 • lebanonsuites.hamptoninn.com Lodge at Piney Brook 615-351-2842 1990 Hwy. 109 N. Lebanon, 37090 • vrbo.com/438602 MURFREESBORO MAP GRID D-7 Americas Best Value Inn and Suites - Murfreesboro 615-896-6030 • 1954 S. Church St., 37130 • americasbestvalueinn.com DoubleTree by Hilton 888-488-3517 1850 Old Fort Pkwy., 37129 • murfreesboro.doubletree.com Embassy Suites Nashville SE - Murfreesboro 615-890-4464 1200 Conference Center Blvd., 37129 murfreesboro.embassysuites.com Featuring 283 suites, over 43,000 square feet of meeting space, a day spa and a host of other amenities. Adjacent to the Avenue Murfreesboro and minutes away from many other attractions. NASHVILLE MAP GRID B-8 Alexis Inn & Suites 615-889-4466 600 Ermac Dr., Exit 7 Elm Hill Pike Corner, at Briley Pkwy. Hwy. 155, 37214 alexisinn.com Americas Best Value Inn - Nashville/Airport South 615-833-6860 97 Wallace Rd., 37211 • abvinashvilleairport.com Americas Best Value Inn - Nashville/Downtown 615-226-9805 2403 Brick Church Pk., 37207 • americasbestvalueinn.com Club Hotel Inn & Suites 615-883-0500 2435 Atrium Way, 37214 • clubhotelnashville.com Four Points - Sheraton Nashville Airport 615-884-9777 800 Royal Pkwy., 37214 • fourpointsnashvilleairport.com Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center 888-677-9872 2800 Opryland Dr., 37214 • gaylordopryland.com Known world-wide for extraordinary service, luxurious accommodations and majestic, climate-controlled glass atriums with indoor gardens, winding rivers and sparkling waterfalls. Featuring nine restaurants, full service spa and live entertainment. NASHVILLE MAP GRID B-8 Hilton Nashville Downtown 800-HILTONS 121 Fourth Ave. S., 37201 • nashvilledowntown.hilton.com Nashville’s only all-suites , full service, luxury AAA Four-Diamond hotel nestled in the heart of “Music City”. Experience chic and modern upgrades to all 330 guest suites, atrium lobby, grand ballroom, meeting rooms, and landmark executive lounge. AD PAGE 83 • RR 49 The Inn at Fontanel 615-724-1600 4133 Whites Creek Pk., 37189 • fontanel.com SMYRNA MAP GRID B-8 Fairfield Inn & Suites Nashville Smyrna 615-223-8877 810 Expo Dr., 37167 • smyrnafairfield.com CAMPGROUNDS SITE TYPE: P=Primitive Sites, R=RV Sites SYMBOLS: n =Boating, m =Swimming We recommend calling for more information concerning amenities not listed here or go to tnvacation.com. CLARKSVILLE MAP GRID A-6 Spring Creek Campground LLC 931-648-0280 3040 Spring Creek Village Rd., 37040 • springcreekcamping.com DOVER MAP GRID A-6 LBL Whispering Pines Campground & Cabins 931-232-4570 2168 Donelson Pkwy., 37058 • facebook.com/whisperingpinesdovertn GOODLETTSVILLE MAP GRID B-8 Nashville North KOA 615-859-0348 1200 Louisville Hwy., 37072 • koa.com/campgrounds/nashville-north/reserve NASHVILLE MAP GRID B-8 Two Rivers Campground 615-883-8559 2616 Music Valley Dr., 37214 • tworiverscampground.com
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