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Red Roof Inn Knoxville - University of Tennessee

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We planned on staying here for just one night. We arrived and the staff was friendly; check in was simple. We got to our room and the first thing we noticed was how outdated it was, which would have been fine had the room been clean. We layed down on top of the bed without pulling any blankets back, and...

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Ellicott City
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stay at Red Roof when I visit my daughter at UT. It is clean and simple. Front desk people are friendly. It is okay for the short time that I am there. There is a decent breakfast. It you want cheap and clean, this works.

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Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

-The is a halfway point on our drive south. -No frills and comes as advertised. It's a bit dated, but I was told it is closing in a couple of months and building a new one on site. -Fair price for a nights stay. -Dog friendly for no extra money -Staff at the front desk were great (Mitch and Cathy)...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 18 February 2017

First of all I want to say the front desk people are very nice and trying the best they can to run a large low end budge hotel. Most of the time my experience with Red Roof is pretty consistent and good. Usually slightly above Motel 6, Super 8, Econoldge, etc... But this was a very low end Red Roof....

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Thank Tom C
Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 30 January 2017

The water in the shower was barely over body temperature & the visible stains on the comforter sent it straight to the floor. They had a mini safe in the room but a microwave & mini fridge would have been more useful considering they did not offer breakfast when most hotels in this price class at least offer cereal and...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 9 January 2017

There are pros and cons for this property. I will list the cons first: * The toilet was found to be clogged right off the bat. The lady at the front desk let me use their plunger to unclog it. * The carpet had a large stain near the door, and off to the right. The carpet was rather worn....

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1Thank David W
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Arrived at night on Christmas Day , the first room I got was disgusting stains and burn holes on the comforter and the room stunk, while I was unpacking I notice a truck sitting in the parking lot at idle, so I went to the front desk to request a new room , so when I came back out to...

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

I don't know who determines the Diamond Star AAA rating but I wanted to drop a quick note to describe our less than amicable experience at this hotel. I chose to reserve two rooms at the Red Roof Inn Knoxville Univ of Tenn for my recent family trip to Tennessee during Thanksgiving weekend through my Mid Atlantic AAA travel website....

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2Thank Katie C
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We spent one night in this hotel on our way back home. It was a good place to take a rest before going on the road again. However, the room wasn't clean, the carpet was awful, there was no toilet paper, the bed top sheets were not so clean. The staff was friendly though.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Red Roof Inns welcome pets without a pet deposit. This is what we needed and the room worked perfect for this. The room was clean and in a good location. We saved a few bucks by booking it online. There are lots of places to eat close to the hotel.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A great location for visiting Tennessee's attractions! 13 miles from the University of Tennessee, Red Roof Inn Knoxville University of Tennessee is just 1/2 mile from Park West Medical Center and a 10 minute drive to the Convention and Exhibitors Center. Oak Ridge and Chilhowie Park and Knoxville Zoo are all within 20 minutes of this hotel, while the fun of Dollywood and the beauty of the Smoky Mountains are just 45 minutes away. Conveniently located off of I-40/I-75, this 3-story Red Roof is located near numerous restaurants, shopping centers and a cinema. This Red Roof is renovated with all new rooms, contemporary furniture, new bathrooms with granite countertops, a comfortable easy chair and more. Selected rooms offer microwave/microfridge units and an elevator. All rooms have free WiFi, a flat screen TV and an in-room safe. Experience our complimentary coffeehouse-style coffee and tea, as well as our dining delivery service. In addition, we also have a conference room. One well-behaved family pet per room is welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Roof Inn Knoxville - University of Tennessee

Address: 209 Advantage Pl, Knoxville, TN 37922-2336
Region: United States > Tennessee > Knoxville
Price Range: $71 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Red Roof Inn Knoxville - University of Tennessee 2*
Number of rooms: 115
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Also Known As:
Red Roof Inn - Knoxville West Hotel Knoxville
Knoxville Red Roof Inn
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#26 Business Hotel in Knoxville
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“Three floors with elevators. The back of the hotel faces the highway but I didn't hear noise from it.”
 of 5 bubbles Wanger39, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Check room out before you unpack.”
 of 5 bubbles DOUGLAS52E, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
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