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Top tips for finding Knoxville hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Knoxville, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Knoxville in December and January.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Knoxville if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Knoxville hotel.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Knoxville found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $110, while the most expensive was $379.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Knoxville for 2 days.
If you are traveling to Knoxville and would like to stay in the nicest hotel available in the area a couple of good choices include the Marriott Knoxville Downtown which features both an outdoor and indoor pool and The Tennessean Personal Luxury Hotel which offers a fitness Center and a restaurant.
If you are traveling to Knoxville and need to have a pool that is saltwater a good choice would be the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Knoxville West which also features a fitness center and a business center.
If you are traveling to Knoxville and would like to do some golfing while you're in Knoxville you're going to find plenty of great golf courses that surround the city including several to the southwest of the city such as Dead Horse Lake Golf Course. The Microtel Inn By Wyndham Knoxville makes a nice hotel choice in this area and offers free parking for vehicles.
If you are traveling to Knoxville with kids and you want to stay at a hotel near the Knoxville Zoo, The Days Inn by Wyndham Knoxville East is a good hotel choice in this area and also features an outdoor pool that kids will love.
If you'd like to get out to a beautiful green space during your vacation then by all means find a hotel near the Knoxville Botanical Garden and Arboretum. The Americas Best Value Inn-Knoxville East has a location quite close to this area and features laundry facilities for guests.
If you’re interested in recreational activities like biking, canoeing, and hiking, choose a hotel near Ijams Nature Center, a large natural park with more than 10 miles of paths and trails, as well as on-site equipment rentals for bikes and kayaks. The Executive Inn is a budget choice that is less than a 10-minute drive from the park.
Want to stay in a neighborhood with a variety of restaurants, shops and attractions, such as the Tennessee Theatre? Pick one of the many hotels in downtown Knoxville, such as the Hilton Knoxville. The Hilton Knoxville is a six-minute walk to the historic Tennessee Theatre and the local convention center.
To see a particularly scenic view of Knoxville, book a hotel next to the Sunsphere, a large tower that was built for the 1982 World’s Fair and now gives visitors panoramic views of the entire city. The Tennessean Hotel is only a two-minute walk to the structure and is located in a building that was also constructed for the World’s Fair.
If you would like to experience Knoxville’s nightlife, choose a hotel on Gay Street, such as the Hyatt Place at the downtown location. Many of the city’s most popular bars and restaurants are on Gay Street, including Downtown Grill & Brewery and Chivo Taqueria.
For art enthusiasts, consider staying at a hotel near the Knoxville Museum of Art, such as the Holiday Inn, which is just a four-minute walk from the art museum. The Knoxville Museum of Art specifically showcases regional art and has several exhibits dedicated to presenting the history of East Tennessee.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Knoxville
The Royal Inn Knoxville Airport Alcoa makes a great choice because it is just a short drive from the local airport plus it offers meeting and banquet facilities, a business center, as well as an airport shuttle.
The Extended Stay America Suites - Knoxville - Cedar Bluff is a fantastic choice for travelers with larger vehicles because of their location right along interstate 40-75 and a large parking lot offering free parking for vehicles.
Staying to the north of Knoxville in neighborhoods like Fountain City and Halls Crossroads makes a terrific choice for those looking for a quieter stay in Knoxville. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Knoxville sits right in the heart of these neighborhoods yet with a location right along Interstate 75 you can drive to Knoxville in around 10min.
If you stay in the Fort Sanders neighborhood just to the southwest of the center of Knoxville you will have easy access to the line 81 bus route on the Knoxville Area Transit System. The Graduate Knoxville offers a fabulous location in this area and also features a fitness center and valet parking.
The Hilton Garden Inn is only a five-minute walk to the McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture and a one-minute walk to the University of Tennessee. The Four Points by Sheraton Knoxville Cumberland House hotel is a five-minute drive to the museum and only a four-minute walk to the Knoxville Museum of Art.
The Hampton Inn & Suites at the downtown location is only a five-minute walk to the World’s Fair Park and is less than a 10-minute walk to the Tennessee River. The Holiday Inn downtown is directly across the street from the World’s Fair Park and is only a three-minute walk from the local convention center.
The Red Roof Inn Knoxville Central - Papermill Road is a budget hotel that is next to I-40 and has both free parking and free breakfast. The Sleep Inn North is a casual choice off I-75 that provides free parking and access to tennis courts.
The Country Inn & Suites by Radisson is next to I-75 and has both a heated indoor pool and a whirlpool. The Quality Inn & Suites West Waterpark is also beside I-75 and has a kids’ pool with waterslides, as well as an indoor pool and whirlpool.
Although the average price for a double room in Knoxville is $220, $58 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Knoxville. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
KAYAK users found rooms for tonight for a cheap as $58 in the last 3 hours. 3-star hotel rooms have been found from $115, and 4-star hotels from $168.
In the last 72 hours, users have found Knoxville hotels for this weekend for as low as $70 per night. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $97 and 4-star hotels from $207.
The most sought-after amenity KAYAK users looked for in their hotel in Knoxville is: pet friendly.
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