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Red Roof Inn Knoxville University of Tennessee

This is a 2 star hotel in Knoxville
209 Advantage Place, Knoxville, TN, U.S.A.
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Pet friendly and close to multiple places to eat, but don't expect to watch much TV
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking
  • Most guests were pleased with the cleanliness of their rooms
  • Most guests were pleased wtih the staff
  • Many guests appreciated this hotel's proximity to Famous Dave's
  • Pet owners were pleased with the pet-friendly status of this hotel
  • Some guests were unhappy with the cable selection
  • A few guests found the rooms small
  • A few guests reported issues with the bathrooms
  • Some guests had issues with the carpets in their rooms
  • A few guests found their rooms to be a little noisy
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Editor's Analysis

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Updated on Feb 24, 2014
The Red Roof Inn - Knoxville West is a smoke-free property located off I-40/I-75, just a 20-minute drive from McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) and a 25-minute drive from Knoxville Downtown Island Airport(DKX). This property is 20 minutes away from Downtown Knoxville by car.

Guest room features include free cable, free Wi-Fi, flat screen TVs and room service. Microwaves, mini refrigerators and in-room coffee are available in select rooms.

This hotel offers free coffee in the lobby, a snack center and meeting rooms. Children under 17 stay free. Famous Dave's restaurant is across the parking lot and a Waffle House a 4-minute drive or a 14-minute walk away. 

The University of Tennessee is a 15-minute drive away, while Convention and Exhibitors Center is a 1-minute drive or walk away. Dollywood is a 1-hour drive away, the Knoxville Zoo is a 25-minute drive away, and the Smoky Mountains are a 1-hour and 15-minute drive away.

This hotel is ADA compliant. This hotel accepts pets for no fee. (All distance and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

The Good
Pet-owning reviewers were pleased with the pet-friendly status of this hotel. They appreciated not being charged for bringing their pets and also that there was plenty of space to walk dogs while staying on the property. 

Most guests found their rooms to be clean and comfortable, providing a restful atmosphere. 

Most reviewers found the staff to be friendly and accommodating. 

Many guests mentioned Famous Dave's, the restaurant across the parking lot from this property. Those that visited Famous Dave's appreciated not having to go very far for food. There are other restaurants in the area that were also considered to be easily accessible from the hotel as well. 

Overall, most guests found this hotel provided a good value for the price point, with few exceptions. 

The Bad
Some guests mentioned that they were displeased with the limited number of channels on the TVs in their room. 

A few guests found their rooms and adjoining bathrooms to be smaller than they expected. 

A few guests reported multiple issues with their bathrooms. Some guests said that the toilet and tub area were not cleaned to their satisfaction, while others complained of leaky showers and various issues with the sinks. 

While most visitors had good experiences regarding the cleanliness of the rooms, a few guests found the carpets to be in need of a deep cleaning. One reviewer mentioned an odd yellow stain on their carpet. 

A few reviewers mentioned that their rooms were noisy. One was near the stairs and another was near the front office, and both mentioned hearing doors opening and closing pretty frequently. guest reviews gave this hotel 4 out of 5 based on 137 reviews and ranked #21 out of 91 hotels in the area. guest reviews gave this hotel 3.8 out of 5 based on 335 reviews.

Guest Reviews

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49.90 USD - 0.00 USD Red Roof Inn Knoxville University of Tennessee
Out of 75 hotels
Guest Rating Explained
Rating: 6.5 / 10

No. of guest ratings: 4
No. of guest comments: 4
Guest Recommended: Yes
Popularity Ranking Explained

Rating: #20 out of 75 hotels in Knoxville ranked by guests.
Guest Recommendations
One Night Stay
"The room was adequate for our needs. We were in Knoxville to visit the UT Vet Medical Center, so this was not a "fun" trip. Needed a place that was convenient to UT and affordable."
Judith from Ooltewh, TN US rated Red Roof Inn Knoxville University of Tennessee 6 out of 10 on August 02, 2013
Cassandra from Pensacola, FL US rated Red Roof Inn Knoxville University of Tennessee 6 out of 10 on May 31, 2010
Cynthia from Gainesville, FL US rated Red Roof Inn Knoxville University of Tennessee 10 out of 10 on February 27, 2006
Walter from West Alexandria, OH US rated Red Roof Inn Knoxville University of Tennessee 8 out of 10 on August 09, 2004


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Red Roof Inn Knoxville University of Tennessee

  • Restaurant
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • En suite
  • Private Bathroom
  • Private Toilet

User Contributed Info

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Category Accommodation and Food Services
Friday Closing Time 24:00
Friday Opening Time 00:00
General Property Info 24 hr Service
Listing Type Place
Monday Closing Time 24:00
Monday Opening Time 00:00
Place Activities Sleeping / Lodging (hotel, chalet, B&B, cabin...)
Place Status Open at this location
Postal Code 37922
Public Access Open to the General Public
Saturday Closing Time 24:00
Saturday Opening Time 00:00
Sunday Closing Time 24:00
Sunday Opening Time 00:00
Telephone (865) 691-1664
Thursday Closing Time 24:00
Thursday Opening Time 00:00
Tuesday Closing Time 24:00
Tuesday Opening Time 00:00
Wednesday Closing Time 24:00
Wednesday Opening Time 00:00

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