New Approach School for Jewelers is located in Arrington, TN, just 30 minutes South of Nashville. There are many options available for housing, and we have compiled the following list to assist you in your search for comfortable accommodations while attending classes.
Although we do not maintain student housing or arrange roommate housing, we are always happy to offer suggestions, share information and answer your questions.
For our shorter classes, most students stay in local hotels in Franklin/Cool Springs area and several of the most popular ones are listed below.
*For longer courses, some students choose to stay in short term rentals that they personally find through www.airbnb.com, or furnished apartments through http://www.crowncorporatehousing.com. Please call the school for other suggestions that we have.
We value our students feedback and review these recommendations often to ensure positive experiences as much as possible.
Visit Williamson - Information on near-by hotels
Downtown Franklin - Information about downtown, events, restaurants and shopping
Comfort Inn - (formerly the Baymont Inn) A local hotel within a short driving distance & reasonable rates.
Ramada Inn - A local hotel that is within a short driving distance & reasonable rates
La Quinta Inn & Suites - A local hotel within a short driving distance & reasonable rates
Pet Friendly Hotels near-by can be found by clicking here
Here are a few other links with information on weekly or monthly accommodations in our area:
Air BnB - a website with listings of local home-owners who have a room to rent. Please be aware that it is very difficult to change or cancel a reservation once you have signed the online agreement on the site.
Alara apartments - some students have chosen to rent an apartment at Alara, as it is a complex close to school, (off Mack Hatcher Road and South Royal Oaks).
Shadow Green apartments - some students have chosen to rent at Shadow Green, as it is a complex close to school, restaurants and shopping, (Off Columbia Road and Mack Hatcher Road).
Craigslist - a website with listings for roommates and rental properties. Please visit the property you are renting and meet the roommate or landlord in person if possible before making final arrangements through the site.
priceline.com - a website with hotel listings, a good place to start and then check hotel sites directly to compare prices to ensure the best rates.
hotels.com - a website with hotel listings, a good place to start and then check hotel sites directly to compare prices to ensure the best rates.
vrbo.com - a website with vacation rentals - search Franklin, Brentwood or Nashville areas, this may be more appropriate for groups coming to class and sharing accommodations.
Short Term Rentals - some students in our longer programs choose to rent furnished apartments, and there may be some appropriate listings on this site.
Apartment Guide - some students in our longer programs choose to rent unfurnished apartments, and there may be some appropriate listings on this site.
Executive Rentals - some students in our longer programs choose to rent furnished apartments, and there may be some appropriate listings on this site.
Prices and availability in our area fluctuate with seasonal demand and special events. We recommend securing accomodations as soon as possible after enrollment to have the best possible experience.
Nashville International Airport
One Terminal Drive
Nashville, TN 37214
Phone: (615) 275-1675
Airport Code: BNA
Rental Car Service at Airport:
• Avis 800-831-2847
• Budget 800-527-0700
• Dollar 800-800-3665
• Enterprise 800-736-8222
• Hertz 800-654-3131
• National 800-227-7368
• Thrifty 800-367-2277