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401 West Summit Hill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37902
Nightly Rates: ($135.00 - $219.00)
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating: 4 of 5 stars
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Your Perfect Downtown Knoxville HotelWelcome to the Crowne Plaza Knoxville Downtown University, located in the heart of Market Square. We are ideally situated 5 minutes from The University of Tennessee campus and less than 20 minutes from McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS). Other nearby attractions include the Tennessee Theatre, Gay Street, Knoxville Museum of Art and the Knoxville Zoo. We welcome families, business travelers, military and sports fans all in an effort to make your time in Knoxville memorable.Our pet-friendly accommodations offer complimentary WiFi, an Executive Level and top-notch views. Each of our tastefully appointed guest rooms are equip with an Aromatherapy Relaxation Kit, HDTV with premium channels and a refrigerator for your convenience.No matter what brings you to our city, we're sure that you'll have a great experience. Our amenities, including a 3,000-sq-ft fitness center, an indoor pool, Mahogany's Restaurant and Library Lounge are there to ensure your ideal stay. Come stay at one of the best Knoxville, Tennessee hotels!

Check In:  3:00 PM
Check Out:  12:00 PM

Native currency:  American Dollars
Number of floors:  12
Number of rooms:  197
Number of suites:  2
Time zone:  GMT


Mahogany's Restaurant: Mahoganys Restaurant is renowed for its American fare wonderfully presented by the hotel executive chef. At morning and lunch guests may order from Mahoganys extensive menu or help themselves to our breakfast buffet, served daily, or our lunch buffet ser
Calhoun's On the River: Located on the banks of the Tennessee River, Calhouns offers Tennessee Bar B Que ribs, chicken and pulled pork. They also have steaks and special hand crafted beers.
Chesapeake's Seafood: Chesapeakes has great fresh seafood flown in daily. Live Maine Lobsters as well.
Tupelo Honey Cafe: Southern style food that is different using as much locally produced products as possible. Lots of items made from scratch.
Cafe 4: Knoxvilles Urban Retreat. Southern Comfort food with a twist.
Ruth's Chris Steakhouse: Premier Steakhouse and Fine Wines
The Library: Newly renovated with a modern, open and inviting feel.


Fitness center on-site
Indoor pool

Room Info:

Sofa bed, Bathtub
Buffet breakfast, Bathrobe
Buffet breakfast, Minibar, Kitchenette, Oven, Stove, Bathrobe
2 double beds nonsmoking: TV
1 king bed hear access transfer shower nonsmoking: TV
1 king bed executive nonsmoking: TV
1 king bed nonsmoking: TV
1 queen bed nonsmoking: TV
standard room: TV
2 double beds hear mobility tran shower nonsmoking: TV
2 double beds mobility access roll shower nonsmoking: TV

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Hotel Amenities:

(additional fees may apply to certain amenities)

  • Accessible facilities
  • Car rental desk
  • Complimentary newspaper in lobby
  • Desk with lamp
  • Golf
  • Housekeeping - weekly
  • Ironing board
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Pets allowed
  • Room service
  • Shops and commercial services
  • Tennis court
  • Voice mail
  • Air conditioning individually controlled in room
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Computer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Indoor pool
  • Late check-out available
  • Non-smoking
  • Private bathroom
  • Safe deposit box
  • Spare electrical outlet available at desk
  • Transportation
  • Wireless internet connection
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Connecting rooms
  • Florist
  • High speed internet connection
  • Interior corridors
  • Lounges/bars
  • On-Site parking
  • Restaurant
  • Satellite television
  • Stereo
  • Valet parking
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • CD player
  • Color television
  • Cribs
  • Free newspaper
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Internet access
  • Meeting rooms
  • Parking
  • Rollaway bed
  • Separate closet
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Valet same day dry cleaning

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West Town Mallover 150 stores and eateries plus a full service movie theatre 8 minute drive via the interstate from the hotel

Market Square DistrictLocated across the street from the Crowne Plaza Knoxville, Market Square District is full of shops, eateries, theatres and night life.

Knoxville Center Mallover 100 stores and eateries plus a full service movie theatre 6 minute drive via the interstate from the hotel

Knoxville Convention Center

Chilhowee Park & Fairgrounds


McGhee Tyson Airport

Nashville International Airport

Atlanta Hartsfield Airport

Wee Course at Williams CreekPublic - Par 3 course, 2700 yard course

Old Citya wide array of shops, bars, and restaurants all within walking distance of our downtown location

Market Squarevarious shps, night clubs, restaurants, salons and bars

University of Tennessee Knoxville CampusUniversity of Tennessee College Campus

Thompson Boling Arena20,000 plus seat arena for UT Men's and Women's basketball, concerts, and other events

Civic Auditorium and ColiseumConcerts, Ice Bears Hockey

Knoxville Convention CenterCVB

Tennessee TheatreOn the National Register of Historic Places Great Place to see concerts, plays, etc. Stop by for a tour!

Knoxville Museum of ArtKnoxville Museum of Art- Art Gallery

Zoo KnoxvilleZoo Knoxville New Tiger Exhibit coming Spring 2017

Worlds Fair Park

Volunteer Landing and Knoxville Riverboat CompanySightseeing Cruises aboard the Star of Knoxville Authentic Sternwheeler

East Tennessee Historical SocietyOn the National Register of Historic Places

Blount MansionServed as Home of William Blount, the Southwest Territory Governor before Tennessee became a state.

James White FortBuilt in 1786 by Knoxville's Founder James White

Neyland StadiumHome of the Vols. University of Tennessee Football.

Bijou Theatre

Attractions & Areas of Interest Near Crowne Plaza KNOXVILLE DOWNTOWN UNIVERSITY:

Mc Ghee Tyson Airport (TYS)

Knoxville Convention Center
Tennessee Riverboat Company

I-75 and I-275
I-75 and I-640

Ijams Nature Center

America Outdoors
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