Enjoy Easy Access to the Airport and the City of Knoxville
The Country Inn & Suites offers an ideal stopping place for air travelers with its location less than a mile from McGhee Tyson/Knoxville Airport (TYS) and free 24-hour airport shuttle
, but don’t forget to explore Knoxville before jumping on your next flight. This vibrant city is home to the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame and the University of Tennessee. Guests with a passion for history can visit the 18th-century Blount Mansion and James White's Fort. Those in love with the outdoors will enjoy proximity to the Great Smoky Mountains and the Ijams Nature Center, where you can canoe, bike or hike. Explore area attractions:
- Alex Haley Statue / Morningside Park (14 miles)
Visit the bronze statue of Alex Haley, acclaimed author of Roots and Pulitzer Prize winner, and then relax in Morningside Park.
- Blount Mansion (12.8 miles)
Built in the late 18th century, Blount Mansion served as the home of territory governor William Blount in the early days of Knoxville and Tennessee.
Phone: +1 (865) 525-2375
- Egwani Farms Golf Course (2.1 miles)
Nestled at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains and surrounded by the Little River, Egwani Farms provides a stunning setting for 18 holes of golf.
Phone: +1 (865) 970-7132
- Historic Ramsey House (18 miles)
This striking stone home was once a popular destination for Knoxville’s elite and now serves as a compelling historical attraction.
Phone: +1 (865) 546-0745
- Ijams Nature Center (16.9 miles)
This scenic nature center spans 300 acres of land ideal for canoeing, biking and hiking.
Phone: +1 (865) 577-4717
- James White's Fort (13.1 miles)
The historic home of the founder of Knoxville now serves as a museum that pays homage to the pioneers who first ventured into Tennessee.
Phone: +1 (865) 525-6514
- Knoxville Museum of Art (12.7 miles)
The Knoxville Museum of Art hosts a permanent collection of postmodern works as well as a wide array of temporary exhibitions.
Phone: +1 (865) 525-6101
- Maryville College (4.9 miles)
College sports fans can watch the Maryville Scots play at this picturesque liberal arts college.
Phone: +1 (800) 597-2687
- McGhee Tyson/Knoxville Airport – TYS (0.6 miles)
Complimentary, 24-hour shuttle service from the hotel makes it easy to reach the McGhee Tyson Airport, which offers convenient domestic flights to a variety of destinations.
Phone: +1 (865) 970-2749
- Star of Knoxville (12.6 miles)
Enjoy a romantic dinner or family outing aboard this old-fashioned paddle-wheel boat.
Phone: +1 (865) 525-STAR
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville (11.9 miles)
Home of the Volunteers, the University of Tennessee hosts packed games at Neyland Stadium and Thompson-Boling Arena and provides education to over 28,000 students.
Phone: +1 (865) 974-1000
- Women's Basketball Hall of Fame (13.1 miles)
The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame pays tribute to the greats of women’s basketball and also features the largest basketball in the world.
Phone: +1 (865) 633-9000
- Zoo Knoxville (17.5 miles)
Home to more than 900 animals, Zoo Knoxville provides education through Keeper Chats and opportunities for fun with a carousel and the Clayton Safari Splash Pad.
Phone: +1 (865) 637-5331