Hotels Near Nashville Municipal Auditorium

by Nicholas Katers

The Nashville Municipal Auditorium two blocks east of the Tennessee State Capitol accommodates events ranging from college basketball tournaments to monster truck rallies. Visitors to the Nashville Municipal Auditorium can also listen to local musicians at events like the Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival in November. The building’s location in the heart of Nashville means that tourists have access to various hotels.

Business Hotels

Long-term visitors to Nashville can find accommodations at business hotels like the Hotel 315 Residences. This property features six apartment layouts available for weekly and monthly rentals. Each room is equipped with a stereo system, kitchen and laundry machines to accommodate guest needs. The property managers at the Hotel 315 Residences can arrange for laptop rentals and grocery delivery prior to a guest’s arrival. Guests of this business hotel are also located within two blocks of the Nashville Municipal Auditorium and surrounding attractions.

Hostels

Hostels like the Music City Hostel provide basic accommodations to visitors passing through Nashville. Guests can relax before shows at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium at the hostel’s fenced-in yard. This property welcomes travelers from around the world with continents and other images painted on exterior doors. Travelers are able to prepare meals using appliances and utensils in the shared kitchen. The Music City Hostel caters to the needs of travelers with bike rentals, board games and a computer lab.

Historic Hotels

Tourists can learn about Nashville’s rich history by staying at historic hotels. The Hermitage Hotel has served legislators and luminaries since opening in 1910. This property hosts daily tea times and evening receptions that attract guests. The Capitol Grille within the Hermitage Hotel offers gourmet cuisine in a fine dining atmosphere. Guests can also stay at the Wyndham Union Station, a high-end hotel within a renovated rail station built in 1900. The original exterior of the hotel has been maintained while the interior features modern amenities like a 24-hour fitness center.

Luxury Hotels

Downtown Nashville features several luxury hotels within minutes of the Nashville Municipal Auditorium. The Hutton Hotel provides eco-friendly amenities like bamboo furnishings and hybrid courtesy shuttles without sacrificing luxury. This hotel houses 1808 Grille, which reproduces Southern flavors using ingredients from local and regional sources. Another luxury hotel in Nashville’s downtown district is the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel Nashville. Guests can arrange for sessions with experienced masseuses at the hotel’s CG Salon. The Loews Nashville Restaurant on the first floor serves all three meals to indoor and outdoor seating areas.

About the Author

Nicholas Katers has been a freelance writer since 2006. He teaches American history at Carroll University in Waukesha, Wis. His past works include articles for "CCN Magazine," "The History Teacher" and "The Internationalist" magazine. Katers holds a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in American history from University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, respectively.