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Located in Downtown Knoxville, Hilton Knoxville is within a 5-minute walk of Sunsphere Tower and within 15 minutes of other popular attractions like Women's Basketball Hall of Fame. This 3.5-star hotel has 320 rooms and welcomes guests with a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Centrally located in Knoxville, the hotel is also a short walk from St. John's Episcopal Cathedral and First Baptist Church.


Explore the hotel and meet new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge, or enjoy a bite to eat at the onsite restaurant. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café. Start each morning with buffet breakfast, available for a fee from 7 AM to 10:30 AM.


All 320 recently renovated rooms feature MP3 docks, coffee makers, and safes. Guests can expect free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and pillowtop beds with premium bedding and pillow menus ensure a restful night. Other amenities include video-game consoles, phones, and ironing boards.

Property features

Guests staying at Hilton Knoxville enjoy an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Valet parking is offered for USD 18 per night. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include conference space, a business center, and a seasonal outdoor pool.


  • Walking distance to Sunsphere Tower and Women's Basketball Hall of Fame
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Outdoor pool

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities will be closed during the winter:
  • Swimming pool

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Connected by skybridge to the Knoxville Convention Center, this Hilton is three blocks from Market Square shopping and dining, and four blocks from Old City attractions. Complimentary city trolleys stop in front of the hotel.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary hotel-wide. A lobby kiosk enables guests to print out boarding passes for most airlines. The full-service Starbucks features two complimentary workstations and a business center (surcharge) is also available. Modern American cuisine incorporating regional ingredients is served for dinner at Marty's Bistro. Other dining options include a casual café and a martini lounge with a bar menu.

The 24-hour fitness center provides cardio equipment with individual TV screens, and an outdoor pool with sundeck is open seasonally.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 18 
  • Total number of rooms - 320 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Year Built 1981 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 14,000 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 11 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Microwave (on request)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Hilton Knoxville offers 320 air-conditioned accommodations with MP3 docking stations and video-game consoles. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Microwaves, refrigerators, and in-room massages can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in April 2015.

  • Video-game console 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room safe 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

The Market Café - American fare. Buffet breakfasts with made-to-order egg dishes, creative soups and salads, and sandwiches. Breakfast and lunch.

Marty's Bistro - Modern American cuisine incorporating regional ingredients. Wine list. Dinner, Mondays–Saturdays.

Orange Martini Lounge - Martinis selections and full cocktail bar. Bar menu. Open from mid-afternoon to late evening.

Starbucks - Full-service outlet in the lobby. Two computer workstations with complimentary wireless Internet access. Open Mondays–Saturdays from early morning to early evening; Sundays, open from early morning to early afternoon.

Room service - Available from early morning to late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

Accessible 24 hours, a fitness center features cardio equipment with individual TV monitors, free weights, and exercise balls. A seasonal outdoor pool is surrounded by a sundeck.

Additional recreational facilities are available at the neighboring YMCA (surcharge). Running paths and walking trails are adjacent to the Tennessee River, five blocks from the hotel. The Tennessee Riverboat operates year-round boat tours, which also depart five blocks away. Among the many area golf course is Knoxville Municipal Golf Course, nine miles from the hotel. Gatlinburg, 42.5 miles away, is the center for skiing and other seasonal activities.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 2 per room (up to 70 lb)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 25.00 per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 13.95 for adults and USD 7.95 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 13 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 18 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • An in-room refrigerator is available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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  • Knoxville Hilton
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We should mention

Up to 3 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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