Granville

Welcome to Jackson County's Mayberry town!

 

 

Take in the breathtaking views of the Cordell Hull at Wildwood Resort & Marina on the longest boardwalk in Tennessee or catch a dinner and a show at T.B Sutton Store!  Whether you want to enjoy live music, museums, or cruise on a pontoon down the Cumberland River, time will slow down in the Mayberry town. Granville will help you and your family create fun memories and your very own Jackson County story.

Upcoming Events in Granville

Guy Harden Live Music & Karaokee

Friday, May. 31

Wildwood Resort & Marina - 7316 Granville Hwy Granville, TN 38564

The Bilbreys

Saturday, Jun. 1

TB Sutton Store - 169 Clover Street Granville, TN 38564

Guy Harden Live Music & Karaokee

Friday, Jun. 7

Wildwood Resort & Marina - 7316 Granville Hwy Granville, TN 38564

Explore Our Community

Outdoor Adventures

Jackson County is the perfect place for a fun getaway in vast nature spots and more. Check out our various state parks, campsites, and recreational spots so that you can begin your adventure today.

Explore World-class Outings

Lake Meadow Farm

948 Holleman Bend Ln Granville, TN 38564
Horseback Riding

With thousands of lakeside acres to ride, come and explore the Sportsman's Paradise that is Cordell Hull Lake - aboard a smooth riding gaited horse. You haven't experienced Tennessee - until you've ridden a Tennessee Walking Horse!

Wildwood Resort and Marina

7316 Granville Hwy Granville, TN 38564
Bar, Boat Slips, Lodging, Live Music, Marina, Restaurant, Event Venue, Water Activities

Wildwood Resort & Marina is a hidden gem located on Cordell Hull Lake along the Cumberland River one mile south of Historic Granville, Tennessee. We offer 120 boat slips for rent up to 60’, cabins and lodge rooms, vintage airstreams, a floating Harbor Cottage and lakeside chalet for weekend and weekly rental, pontoon boat, kayak, canoe and stand up paddle boards for rent, in addition to a ship’s store and cafe. Wildwood is the perfect destination site for corporate retreats, weddings, family reunions as well as small groups and couples seeking a relaxing getaway.

Historical Destinations

Do the mysteries and adventures of the past - science, our historical soil, all of America’s dreams - intrigue you? Check out our vast collection of historical sites that you can visit here in Jackson County, and let’s jump back in time.

Visit Our Historical Landmarks

Clover Lake Cottage

197 Clover Street Granville, TN 38564
Lodging, Event Venue

Clover Lake Cottage is a historic vacation home  located in the heart of Granville, TN.  The cottage is near Cordell Hull Lake, a rural lake within the Cumberland River. One of the original homes of this rural community,  this country cottage has been completely remodeled and rennovated-all while still keeping its own unique country charm.

Granville Mercantile

164 Clover Street Granville, TN 38564
Bed & Breakfast, Lodging, Event Venue

The Granville Mercantile has two bedrooms, two and a half baths, and a full kitchen constituting 800 square feet of living space. The bedrooms each have their own private bath, large windows, and are nicely decorated—modern and contemporary. The master bedroom has a queen-sized bed and looks out to the Presbyterian church and the Granville Pioneer Village. The master also serves as the bride’s room, where she can enjoy preparations with her maid of honor and bridesmaids. The second bedroom has a full-size bed, and looks out onto our side yard with views of our main street and Pioneer Village. The kitchen area has a full-sized refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave, a cozy island, a dining table, a comfortable daybed (perfect for lounging and/or sleeping) and a 50″ television. From the kitchen you step out to the deck and on to your back yard.

Granville Museum

179 Clover St Granville, TN 38564

The Granville Museum tells the story of the riverboat town of Granville, Tennessee. The museum contains a great pictorial display of every aspect of the history of Granville. Many historical items from homes, businesses, schools and the community are on display. The museum features a military, school and music room and a room with furnishings depicting a home in the early 1900's.

Granville Weddings

164 Clover Street Granville, TN 38564
Bed & Breakfast, Event Venue

Built in 1922, the Granville Presbyterian Church now serves as our wedding chapel. The all-brick building with its center lancet window and twin steeples is striking in appearance. One tower contains a church bell from the 1880s, which we believe was originally installed in the 19th century church that this building replaced. You are welcome to ring the wedding bell on your big day!

The interior of the church features high wooden ceilings and beautiful hardwood floors, complemented by its uncommon curved pews of varying sizes. It's the perfect place to tie the knot or host your next event!

Sutton General Store and Museum

169 Clover St Granville, TN 38564
Event Venue

A General Store built in the 1800's and now serving as a venue for music, great food and special events. Step back in time and see this beautiful old store.

Sutton Homestead & Pioneer Village

186 Clover St Granville, TN 38564

Food & Drink

Treat yourself at one of our many dining spots, from a quick, Southern meal to a relaxing, sit down roast! Our restaurants provide something for every craving. Check out where you want to dine and drink today.

Places to Eat, Drink, and Recharge

Places to Eat & Drink in Granville

Sutton General Store and Museum

169 Clover St Granville, TN 38564
Event Venue

A General Store built in the 1800's and now serving as a venue for music, great food and special events. Step back in time and see this beautiful old store.

Wildwood Resort and Marina

7316 Granville Hwy Granville, TN 38564
Bar, Boat Slips, Lodging, Live Music, Marina, Restaurant, Event Venue, Water Activities

Wildwood Resort & Marina is a hidden gem located on Cordell Hull Lake along the Cumberland River one mile south of Historic Granville, Tennessee. We offer 120 boat slips for rent up to 60’, cabins and lodge rooms, vintage airstreams, a floating Harbor Cottage and lakeside chalet for weekend and weekly rental, pontoon boat, kayak, canoe and stand up paddle boards for rent, in addition to a ship’s store and cafe. Wildwood is the perfect destination site for corporate retreats, weddings, family reunions as well as small groups and couples seeking a relaxing getaway.

Places to Stay

Are you looking for a cozy place to stay after feeding your appetite and getting a fill of sight-seeing? We have numerous lodging options and amenities ready to serve you.

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Lodging Options in Granville

Clover Lake Cottage

197 Clover Street Granville, TN 38564
Lodging, Event Venue

Clover Lake Cottage is a historic vacation home  located in the heart of Granville, TN.  The cottage is near Cordell Hull Lake, a rural lake within the Cumberland River. One of the original homes of this rural community,  this country cottage has been completely remodeled and rennovated-all while still keeping its own unique country charm.

Granville Bed, Breakfast & Gifts

136 Clover St Granville, TN 38564
Bed & Breakfast

Granville Bed & Breakfast is located in a beautiful country setting in the historic riverboat town of Granville, Tennessee, just 60 miles east of Nashville. The Bed and Breakfast is adjacent to a 1931 original bank building. Step back in time as you visit the bank, post office, and barber shop museums. Shop for gifts, collectibles and antiques located in the old bank.

Granville Mercantile

164 Clover Street Granville, TN 38564
Bed & Breakfast, Lodging, Event Venue

The Granville Mercantile has two bedrooms, two and a half baths, and a full kitchen constituting 800 square feet of living space. The bedrooms each have their own private bath, large windows, and are nicely decorated—modern and contemporary. The master bedroom has a queen-sized bed and looks out to the Presbyterian church and the Granville Pioneer Village. The master also serves as the bride’s room, where she can enjoy preparations with her maid of honor and bridesmaids. The second bedroom has a full-size bed, and looks out onto our side yard with views of our main street and Pioneer Village. The kitchen area has a full-sized refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave, a cozy island, a dining table, a comfortable daybed (perfect for lounging and/or sleeping) and a 50″ television. From the kitchen you step out to the deck and on to your back yard.

Granville Weddings

164 Clover Street Granville, TN 38564
Bed & Breakfast, Event Venue

Built in 1922, the Granville Presbyterian Church now serves as our wedding chapel. The all-brick building with its center lancet window and twin steeples is striking in appearance. One tower contains a church bell from the 1880s, which we believe was originally installed in the 19th century church that this building replaced. You are welcome to ring the wedding bell on your big day!

The interior of the church features high wooden ceilings and beautiful hardwood floors, complemented by its uncommon curved pews of varying sizes. It's the perfect place to tie the knot or host your next event!

Made In the Shade RV Park

Granville, TN Granville, TN 38564

Located in the heart of Historic Granville, Tennessee in Jackson County, Made In the Shade RV Park is a peaceful, family friendly, lake front destination that appeals to all types of visitors. Whether you are retired, vacationing, or planning a family getaway, Made In the Shade RV Park is ready to accommodate your needs.

Rye Street RV Park

120 Rye Street Granville, TN 38564

Located at  120 Rye Street Granville, Tennessee 38564.

There are only two back to back pads available in a neighborhood setting so your visit will be quiet and relaxing.  We offer individual 50 amp electrical hookup (50amp male to 30amp female adapters required for 30amp service), 110 outlet, public water, and a septic dump station for each pad.  Pads are crushed stone for now.  Sites are located in the middle of town and within one block of the old Sutton General Store.  They are within a couple blocks from the Lakeside General Store.  Sites are also within a couple blocks of the post office, Veterans Park, Granville shops, museums, church and Sutton Homestead.  The new wedding chapel in the old Presbyterian Church and Granville Broom Works are just across the street. Looking for a campground, give us a call. Access to nearby boating, swimming, fishing, hunting and horseback riding are also available.

Startlite Retreat

Granville, TN Granville, TN 38564

Step back in time in this Cabin in the hills.
Get away from it all in this traditional wood cabin in the hills of Tennessee. Peace and quiet above the historic town of Granville, on Cordell Hull Lake. Great views across “them thar hills” from the wrap around porch.
Located an hour east of Nashville this a great base from which to explore and enjoy Middle Tennessee.

The Carter House

Granville, TN Granville, TN 38564

The Carter House, a private residence in Historic Granville, Tennessee, has four bedrooms and four bathrooms and can comfortably accommodate up to 8 guests. It also offers a large Living Room, Full Kitchen & eating area, and three porches!

The Cottage at Granville

Granville, TN Granville, TN 38564

If you are looking for a place to get away and, perhaps, a change of pace where you can just kick off your shoes, grab a good book and relax or take a nap on the porch, the Cottage at Granville will provide this and more. Or you may want to take a leisurely walk by the lake, where you can enjoy the sights and sounds of nature and, if you like, even wet a fishing line along the bank. For the more serious water enthusiasts there is easy access from the Cottage to boating, fishing and water activities at any of the nearby boat launch locations including the Granville Marina, just minutes away.

 

A short walk from the Cottage, you will feel like you have stepped back in time as you stroll through the historical village of Granville, nestled along the banks of the Cumberland River and Cordell Hull Lake.  There are unique shopping and places of interest such as the Granville Museum where you can learn about the history of this once noted 1900’s river boat town. Along the way you can check out the Sutton Store (as featured on Tennessee Crossroads), Sutton Homestead and the Granville Gift Shop. Then stroll over to the lakeside Veteran’s Park with a picnic lunch. Special note for nature lovers: this area of the Cumberland is well known for its geodes, arrow heads and driftwood.

We invite you to come and stay at The Cottage for a weekend, an entire week or even longer.

Amenities:

One double bedroom
One single bedroom
One bathroom
Living/TV area
Sun room/Rear Living area
Fully equipped kitchen
Washer/Dryer
Linens/Towels
Covered back porch with dining and seating areas

Nearby Activities:

Hiking/Walking/Horseback Riding Trails around Cordell Hull Lake

We look forward to your visit with us at Cottage at Granville.

The Hoot Camp

Granville, TN Granville, TN 38564

The Hoot Camp in located in historic Granville, TN, situated just a mile from the town center and only two miles from Wildwood Resort and Marina. There are plenty of things to do during your stay, including antiquing, wine tasting, hiking and water sports. With large decks and a hot tub for relaxing, the Hoot Camp is ideal for rejuvenating your soul and enjoying sweeping views of the Cumberland River. Two restaurants, music and additional water activities nearby. Come and Enjoy!

The space

All bedrooms are upstairs.

Guest access

Enjoy the entire guest house and attached decks. Hot tub is for your private use although we would ask that you monitor your little ones while they are in the hot tub. The decks have amazing views of the Cumberland River and area mountains.

Wildwood Resort and Marina

7316 Granville Hwy Granville, TN 38564
Bar, Boat Slips, Lodging, Live Music, Marina, Restaurant, Event Venue, Water Activities

Wildwood Resort & Marina is a hidden gem located on Cordell Hull Lake along the Cumberland River one mile south of Historic Granville, Tennessee. We offer 120 boat slips for rent up to 60’, cabins and lodge rooms, vintage airstreams, a floating Harbor Cottage and lakeside chalet for weekend and weekly rental, pontoon boat, kayak, canoe and stand up paddle boards for rent, in addition to a ship’s store and cafe. Wildwood is the perfect destination site for corporate retreats, weddings, family reunions as well as small groups and couples seeking a relaxing getaway.

Shopping

Is it time for a shopping spree? Are you searching for the perfect souvenir to bring home? Grab your wallet, and be ready to shop till you drop at our many unique stores and boutiques!

Browse Our Shops

Places to Shop in Granville

Granville Bed, Breakfast & Gifts

136 Clover St Granville, TN 38564
Bed & Breakfast

Granville Bed & Breakfast is located in a beautiful country setting in the historic riverboat town of Granville, Tennessee, just 60 miles east of Nashville. The Bed and Breakfast is adjacent to a 1931 original bank building. Step back in time as you visit the bank, post office, and barber shop museums. Shop for gifts, collectibles and antiques located in the old bank.

Granville Gift Shop

146 Clover St Granville, TN 38564

Sutton General Store and Museum

169 Clover St Granville, TN 38564
Event Venue

A General Store built in the 1800's and now serving as a venue for music, great food and special events. Step back in time and see this beautiful old store.

Services

Can’t get enough of Jackson County and want to stay awhile? We have all of the services you need, from car repair, pharmacies, banks, and more!

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Services in Granville

ATM - Wilson Bank & Trust

169 Clover St Granville, TN 38564
Bank

ATM Merchant Systems

4784 Granville Hwy Granville, TN 38564
Bank

Brown's Recycling

1504 Shepardsville Hwy Granville, TN 38564

Scrap Metal Dealer located in Granville, Tennessee that buys items such as; aluminum cans, copper, brass, vehicles, ac units, appliances, farm equipment, lawn mowers and much more

Weddings

The most romantic day of your life is waiting around the corner in Jackson County, where your family and friends can witness the most beautiful wedding surrounded by natural landscapes and an appreciation of love.

Wedding Venues

Get Married in Granville

Granville Weddings

164 Clover Street Granville, TN 38564
Bed & Breakfast, Event Venue

Built in 1922, the Granville Presbyterian Church now serves as our wedding chapel. The all-brick building with its center lancet window and twin steeples is striking in appearance. One tower contains a church bell from the 1880s, which we believe was originally installed in the 19th century church that this building replaced. You are welcome to ring the wedding bell on your big day!

The interior of the church features high wooden ceilings and beautiful hardwood floors, complemented by its uncommon curved pews of varying sizes. It's the perfect place to tie the knot or host your next event!

Wildwood Resort and Marina

7316 Granville Hwy Granville, TN 38564
Bar, Boat Slips, Lodging, Live Music, Marina, Restaurant, Event Venue, Water Activities

Wildwood Resort & Marina is a hidden gem located on Cordell Hull Lake along the Cumberland River one mile south of Historic Granville, Tennessee. We offer 120 boat slips for rent up to 60’, cabins and lodge rooms, vintage airstreams, a floating Harbor Cottage and lakeside chalet for weekend and weekly rental, pontoon boat, kayak, canoe and stand up paddle boards for rent, in addition to a ship’s store and cafe. Wildwood is the perfect destination site for corporate retreats, weddings, family reunions as well as small groups and couples seeking a relaxing getaway.

Worship

Worship services are abundant and waiting to greet you here in Jackson County, where we believe the perfect church is waiting for you!

Find a Church

Churches in Granville

Granville United Methodist Church

187 Clover St Granville, TN 38564

Liberty Church of Christ

5363 Granville Hwy Granville, TN 38564