When a Loved One is Transferred To:

Directions and Maps

From the North:

  • Follow I-65 South toward Nashville.
  • Take exit number 86 toward Memphis (0.3 miles).
  • Merge onto 40 West. Stay in center lane (1.5 miles).
  • Take exit number 84A (40 East/65 South).
  • Merge right onto I-40 East (1.0 mile).
  • Take exit number 209B, toward US-70/Broadway/US-431/Demonbreun Street (0.2 miles).
  • Stay straight to go onto 14th Avenue North/TN-24 W/US-70 E (0.0 miles).
  • Turn right onto Broadway/TN-1/US-431
    (0.2 miles).
  • Turn slight left onto Broadway/TN-106/US-431
    (0.5 miles).
  • Turn slight left onto 21st Avenue South/TN-106/US-431 (0.4 miles).
  • Turn right onto Medical Center Drive (0.0 miles).
  • Parking garages to the left. Vanderbilt University Hospital on the right.



From the West:

  • I-40 to I-440.
  • Take the first West End Avenue exit.
  • Turn left onto Murphy Road.
  • Turn left again onto West End.
  • Turn right onto 21st Avenue and continue to Medical Center Drive.
  • Turn right onto Medical Center Drive to access the main parking garages.

From the East: 

  • I-24 to I-40.
  • Take the Broadway/Church Street exit and turn
    left onto Broadway.
  • Broadway will become West End Avenue.
  • Turn left on 21st Avenue South and continue
    to Medical Center Drive to access the main
    parking garages.

From the South

  • I-65 to I-440.
  • Take the West End Avenue exit.
  • Turn right onto West End.
  • Turn right onto 21st Avenue and continue to Medical Center Drive.
  • Turn right on Medical Center Drive to access the main parking garages.


Baymont Inn - Lenox Avenue
5612 Lenox Ave., Nashville (off White Bridge Road)

Best Western Music Row Inn
1407 Division St., Nashville

Comfort Inn
412 White Bridge Place, Nashville (off I-40 at exit 204)

Courtyard by Marriott West End
1901 West End Ave., Nashville
615-327-9900 or 1-800-245-1959

Embassy Suites Hotel Nashville at Vanderbilt
1811 Broadway, Nashville

Extended Stay America Nashville-Vanderbilt
3311 West End Ave., Nashville



Grand View Apt. Homes
(Open Arms Program through the American Cancer Society)
7100 Sonya Drive, Nashville
This lodging program is provided at no cost to patients and their family members. Based on availability and scheduled through the American Cancer Society.

GuestHouse Inn & Suites Vanderbilt
1909 Hayes St., Nashville

Hampton Inn & Suites Vanderbilt/Elliston Place
2330 Elliston Place, Nashville
615-320-6060 or 1-800-426-7866

Hillsboro House
1933 20th Ave. S., Nashville
615-292-5501 or 1-800-228-7851

Hilton Garden Inn Nashville Vanderbilt
1713 Broadway, Nashville
615-369-5900 or 1-877-STAYHGI

Holiday Inn Express Nashville Downtown
920 Broadway, Nashville

The following is a partial list of local lodging options: 

Holiday Inn Select - Vanderbilt
2613 West End Ave., Nashville
615-327-4707 or 1-800-633-4427

Homewood Suites Downtown
706 Church St., Nashville
615-742-5550 or 1-800-CALL-HOME

Hospital Hospitality House
214 Reidhurst Ave., Nashville
Hospital Hospitality House provides 22 rooms for
out-of-town families. Sliding scale based on need.

Hutton Hotel
1808 West End Ave., Nashville
615-340-9333 or 1-866-612-5028

Loews Vanderbilt Plaza Hotel
2100 West End Ave., Nashville
615-320-1700 or 1-800-336-3335

Memorial Foundation Hope Lodge
2008 Charlotte Ave., Nashville
Referral done by a physician, nurse or social worker.
To contact a social worker, call 615-322-7459 or the
American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345 ext. 1.

Microtel Inn & Suites
100 Coley Davis Court, Nashville

Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt University
2555 West End Ave., Nashville

Natchez Trace Church of Christ Hospitality House
2711 Blakemore Ave., Nashville
First-come, first-served basis. Requires a social worker referral.

303 Interstate Drive, Nashville

Red Roof Inn South
4271 Sidco Drive, Nashville (I-65 & Harding Place)

Ronald McDonald House
2144 Fairfax Ave., Nashville
3-4000 within the hospital and 615-343-4000 from non-V.U. telephones - Rate is $15/night, but no one is turned away if they cannot afford to pay.

Scarritt-Bennett Center
Scarritt Place & 19th Avenue South, Nashville
Social work referral form required. Call Patient Support Services at 615-322-7463.

Thrifty Inn
343 Harding Place, Nashville (I-24 & Harding Place)

Union Station
1001 Broadway, Nashville
615-726-1001 or 1-800-WYNDHAM

Village at Vanderbilt
403 Village at Vanderbilt, Nashville