Nashville Shores Hotels

by Lee Morgan

Families looking for outdoor water adventures in Music City USA often come to the area’s only water park, Nashville Shores. This park is a 385-acre complex on Percy Priest Lake featuring water slides, a wave pool, two more swimming pools, a lazy river, white sand beaches, a marina, river cruises, mini golf and volleyball courts. If Nashville Shores is the main attraction you plan on visiting while in the Nashville area, you should book a hotel nearby. Accommodations in this area are also convenient to other tourist sites.

Vista Inn and Suites

The Vista Inn and Suites in Hermitage, Tennessee, is less than a half mile from the entrance to Nashville Shores and just off Interstate 40. This hotel is a stylish, clean and spacious hotel with lots of amenities for families visiting the area. The Vista Inn offers its guests access to an outdoor pool for days when Nashville Shores isn’t on the itinerary. The hotel also offers business services at the front desk, laundry facilities, free continental breakfast, a fitness room, wireless Internet access throughout the property and meeting space for groups. The hotel’s rooms include expanded cable, microwave, refrigerator and voicemail. The Vista Inn allows small pets for a fee.

Super 8

The Super 8 Hermitage is located right off Interstate 40 and just 1.5 miles from Nashville Shores. This location is also within three miles of the historic Hermitage plantation of former United States President Andrew Jackson. The Super 8 in Hermitage offers motel-type accommodations with basic hotel amenities in a clean environment. Guests here have access to a heated pool, a small gym, high-speed Internet access and ample parking for cars, trucks or buses. Guests get a free “Superstart Plus” breakfast each day. The rooms at the Super 8 Hermitage are outfitted with 27-inch flat-screen televisions with premium cable access and on-demand movie titles. Select suites have a Jacuzzi tub in the room. Pets are allowed in rooms for a fee, and a kennel is located five miles away.

Best Western Airport Inn

The Best Western Airport Inn on Stewarts Ferry Pike is convenient to Nashville International Airport and located just over a mile from the Nashville Shores water park. This chain hotel is well-maintained and clean, offering spacious rooms where guests relax after a long day on the sunny shores of Percy Priest Lake. Rooms at the Best Western Airport Inn have satellite television and free Wi-Fi access, and include free continental breakfast and newspaper. Hotel guests enjoy the outdoor pool and hop free shuttles to and from the airport.

Family Inns of America

Less than two miles down the street from Nashville Shores Water Park on Percy Priest Drive and five miles from the Opry House and Opryland Hotel, Family Inns of America offers hotel accommodations designed with family budgets in mind. The hotel has a heated pool and clean, comfortable rooms. Guests here receive a free continental breakfast each morning, and suites are available with Jacuzzis for those who want to relax thoroughly in their private rooms.