Visit Downtown Attractions near Knoxville Airport Hotel
Whether you're traveling for an exciting Vols game at the University of Tennessee's Neyland stadium or a relaxing weekend in the Great Smoky Mountains, you'll find the Country Inn & Suites Knoxville Airport hotel conveniently located near it all. The downtown area has something for everyone, including the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame, Blount Mansion, Ramsey House Plantation and James White's Fort. Spend sunny days exploring Ijams Nature Center or playing a round at Egwani Farms Golf Course. This hotel is also less than a mile from McGhee Tyson/Knoxville Airport and offers a complimentary 24-hour shuttle, making it easy to get to and from your flight. Make the Country Inn & Suites your home away from home when exploring eastern Tennessee.
You can't go wrong with these thrilling nearby attractions:
- Alcoa Tennessee Operations (4 miles)
Alcoa Tennessee Operations is a division of Alcoa, Inc., a major international aluminum-producing corporation.
Phone: +1 (865) 977-2011
- Alex Haley Statue / Morningside Park (14 miles)
See the bronze statue of Alex Haley, an author and Pulitzer prize winner, and then take your kids to the playground at this park in Knoxville.
- Blount Mansion (12.8 miles)
Built in the late 18th century before the city of Knoxville fully developed, this was the home of territory governor William Blount.
Phone: +1 (865) 525-2375
- Egwani Farms Golf Course (2.1 miles)
Bearing the Cherokee name for the Little River that flows alongside this course, Egwani Farms offers 18 holes in the midst of the beautiful Tennessee scenery.
Phone: +1 (865) 970-7132
- Ijams Nature Center (16.9 miles)
Pack a pair of comfortable shoes so you can spend an afternoon canoeing, biking or hiking along this nature center's more than 300 lush acres.
Phone: +1 (865) 577-4717
- James White's Fort (13.1 miles)
Be sure to visit the home of the man who founded Knoxville, James White.
Phone: +1 (865) 525-6514
- Knoxville Museum of Art (12.7 miles)
Catch one of the museum's exhibitions or view its impressive permanent collection of mostly Postmodern works. The museum also offers lectures, concerts and family fun.
Phone: +1 (865) 525-6101
- Knoxville Zoo (17.5 miles)
After visiting the more than 900 animals, take a ride on the carousel, attend a Keeper Chat or cool down at the Clayton Safari Splash Pad on a hot day.
Phone: +1 (865) 637-5331
- Maryville College (4.9 miles)
See the Maryville Scots in action on the field, and tour this beautiful, liberal arts campus.
Phone: +1 (800) 597-2687
- McGhee Tyson/Knoxville Airport (0.6 miles)
As if the hotel's location near the airport weren't convenient enough, the Country Inn & Suites also offers a complimentary, 24-hour shuttle service.
Phone: +1 (865) 970-2749
- Ramsey House Plantation (18 miles)
Visit this beautiful stone home, where members of Knoxville society often flocked over a century ago.
Phone: +1 (865) 546-0745
- Star of Knoxville (12.6 miles)
Climb aboard this paddle-wheel boat and enjoy a black-tie dinner or family fun with the kids.
Phone: +1 (865) 525-STAR
- University of Tennessee (11.9 miles)
Are you visiting a student? Attending a game at Neyland Stadium or Thompson-Boling Arena? Then the Country Inn & Suites has the conveniently located accommodations you need.
Phone: +1 (865) 974-1000
- Women's Basketball Hall of Fame (13.1 miles)
Basketball fans won't want to miss seeing the Hall of Fame, not to mention the largest basketball in the world.
Phone: +1 (865) 633-9000