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Visitors to the UT campus are eligible for special rates and packages with several nearby hotels. After you register for a campus tour you will receive a confirmation e-mail with details on how to reserve a room at one of the nearby hotels and receive the special visitors rate. Please be advised that rates are based on hotel availability and are unavailable during high-occupancy, sold-out, or blackout dates. All home Tennessee football weekends are considered blackout dates.


Downtown Hilton

501 West Church Avenue, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902

The Hilton Knoxville hotel is located in the heart of downtown Knoxville. Within walking distance of the business district, major offices, World’s Fair Park, and the university – it is perfectly situated for any stay.

Visitors to UT please call the Hilton direct at (865) 523-2300 to check on best available rates!

The Hilton Knoxville


Hilton Garden InnHiltonGardenInn

1706 Cumberland Avenue, Knoxville, Tennessee 37916

The Hilton Garden Inn Knoxville/University is located just off campus on the popular Cumberland Avenue, or “the Strip,” and is within walking distance to most campus offices. The Garden Inn provides a free shuttle to and from campus and the UT Visitors Center. Visitors will receive a discounted rate of 10 percent off.

Hilton Garden Inn

Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown, World’s Fair ParkHolidayInn

525 Henley Street, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902
1-888-HOLIDAY (1-888-465-4329)

The Holiday Inn Downtown is perfectly situated in Downtown Knoxville and within walking distance to campus, Market Square (shopping and restaurants), and many other attractions. The Holiday Inn provides a free shuttle to and from campus and the UT Visitors Center. Visitors to UT will receive a discounted rate, free parking and Internet access, and an opportunity to join a unique Holiday Inn rewards program just for our guests.*

Holiday Inn


Hyatt Place Knoxville/Downtown

530 South Gay Street, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902

Stay just one mile from the University of Tennessee. Explore Knoxville’s bustling downtown from our Place on South Gay Street, a thoroughfare where the city’s historic sites rub shoulders with lively bars and restaurants.  With modern rooms, a downtown location, free transportation on the Orange Line Trolley to the University of Tennessee, rooftop space, and an on-site Starbucks, you’ll fall in love with Hyatt Place! Mention the Admissions CR# 95456 for a 15% discount.

Hyatt Place Knoxville Downtown


*All rates subject to availability



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