There are plenty of hotels in Nashville, almost too many to sort through, decipher and figure out where exactly they are and if it's really located near where one wants and expects it to be.
We've gathered up a listing of hotels located right in the heart of downtown Nashville; all located within a 10 block radius; on the west side of the Cumberland River and all within walking distance to some of Nashville's Downtown District which includes; the Ryman Auditorium, the Schemerhorn Symphony Center, the Tennessee State Museum, the Tennessee Performing Arts Center, Bridgestone Arena, the Country Music Hall of Fame, Printer's Alley, the State Capitol, the Riverfront Park and of course Lower Broadway and its Honky-Tonks.
The Hermitage Hotel
Go here for serious luxury and pampering.
The Hermitage Hotel is Nashville's only 5 star rated hotel and its visitors will receive a hotel experience in this historic building unparalleled by any other in Nashville. The service, staff and amenities will satisfy even the most discerning guests and the atmosphere is incredible from the hotels stained glass lobby ceiling, marble columns and staircases, to the walnut paneling. This is Nashville's best hotel!
Location: 231 Sixth Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37219
Toll Free: 1-888-888-9414
Rated AAA 5-diamond
Omni Nashville Hotel
Stay here if you need to be in the middle of the Downtown Nashville Music, Fun, & Action.
Conveniently located in downtown Nashville, across from the Music City Center and seamlessly integrated with an expanded Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Omni Nashville offers 800 luxurious guest rooms/suites and over 80,000 square feet of meeting and event space.
Location: 250 5th Avenue South Nashville, TN 37203
Go here for a great historic location & stay.
Hotel Indigo now offers two locations in Nashville. In addition to their Music Row location, they now have another hotel situated in the heart of Downtown, only two blocks from the Entertainment District, Nashville's newest boutique hotel is located in the historic American Trust and Nashville Trust buildings.
Location: 301 Union Street, Nashville, TN 37201
Go here for the great location.
The Nashville Hilton is located directly across from the Country Music Hall of Fame, with a three acre park separating the two. The Schemerhorn Symphony Center and Bridgestone Arena are also located to its left and right side. It is within a block or two of the downtown entertainment district, the Convention Center and the Ryman Auditorium. This hotel is the only all-luxury-suites option among the downtown Nashville hotels.
Location: 121 Fourth Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37201
Rated AAA 4-diamond
The Renaissance Hotel
Go here for the convenient location.
The Renaissance Hotel is physically connected to the Nashville Convention Center and offers 673 rooms. It is within a short walking distance the Bridgestone Arena, Tennessee Performing Arts Center, the Ryman Auditorium, and the lower-broad honky-tonks and entertainment district. The hotel also offers 2o plus suites, 5o plus private access club floor rooms, a full service restaurant; a deli, two lounges and plenty of parking.
Location: 611 Commerce Street, Nashville, TN 37203
Toll Free: 1-800-327-6618
Rated AAA 4-diamond
Opening in September 2014
Located in the heart of the Gulch, this eight story Fairfield Inn & Suites is a block or so away from the Frist Center of Visual Arts and just a mere 5 blocks to Lower Broadway, The Ryman, and the Country Music Hall of Fame. The inn offers 126 rooms with 31 of them being suites and as well will have an open air roof top lounge. A few of their amenities include a complimentary breakfast, coffee maker, mini-refrigerator, microwave, high-speed Internet access and free Wi-Fi in public spaces. They also have a smoke-free policy as well as a no pet policy.
Location: 901 Division Street, Nashville, TN 37203
Downtown Nashville Sheraton
Go here for the great views.
The Sheraton, is situated across the street from the Tennessee State Capitol Building and the Nashville Public Library. The 28-story atrium circular style hotel offers 476 guest rooms as well as plenty of stunning views of Nashville. As one of Nashville's first modern hotels, it has been known in the past as the Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza & the Hyatt Regency. Today it still boasts its original revolving restaurant perched on the top floor, which is open for special functions.
Location: 623 Union Street, Nashville, TN 37219
Toll Free: 1-800-447-9825
Rated AAA 4-diamond
If you know of a hotel that you feel should be on my list of hotels in Nashville's Downtown District, please e-mail Jan.