Hotel and Travel

Downtown Hotels

NOTE: The 2023 event will be held the weekend of April 1-2. We are still working with area hotels for room blocks for 2023.

The Tennessean Personal Luxury Hotel – Book here
531 Henley Street
Knoxville, TN 37902

THE TENNESSEAN Hotel is honored to support the Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon. Conveniently located on the marathon’s “Start Line” THE TENNESSEAN offers runners and attendees luxurious options for rooms and suites. After the race relax and enjoy a smoked old fashioned in The Drawing Room. The elegant bar & lounge also offers a menu of appetizers and entrees made with local farm-to-table ingredients. Experience exceptional service in Knoxville’s only AAA Four Diamond rated hotel. Book online here.

Marriott Knoxville – Book here

525 Henley Street
Knoxville, TN 37902

Step into our stunning, redesigned hotel and enjoy the best of downtown Knoxville. The hotel features 302 king or double king accommodations with floor to ceiling windows, smart TVs, Wi-Fi and plush bedding. Our modern lobby is designed to inspire productivity and comfort. Savor libations and culinary delights at Maker Exchange restaurant & lounge or start your day off with a barista- crafted beverage at Maker Exchange coffee shop. Stay fit in our expansive state-of-the-art fitness center or take a stroll in our backyard and enjoy the park setting with fountains and water features. Our friendly staff looks forward to welcoming you to Knoxville’s only full-service Marriott.

Graduate Knoxville – Book here

1706 Cumberland Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37916

The new way to stay in Knoxville.

Located in the heart of campus, Graduate Knoxville offers runners and their families a fun, convenient, and dynamic stay. Make sure to grab some caffeine at Poindexter before the race. After you cross the finish line, wet your whistle at Saloon 16, our bar in partnership with Peyton Manning.

Hotel Highlights:

  • Newly renovated guest rooms
  • Convenient location to race route
  • Two on-site restaurants: Poindexter Coffee & Saloon 16
  • Easy access to McGee Tyson Airport
  • Valet parking
  • Complimentary wi-fi

Courtyard by Marriott – West Bearden

250 Brookview Centre Way
Knoxville, TN 37919

Experience one of the most inviting West Knoxville, TN hotels, the Courtyard by Marriott Knoxville West/Bearden. From the moment you arrive, you will be greeted by some of the friendliest, most accommodating staff in the South! This West Knoxville hotel is just minutes from Downtown Knoxville and the University of Tennessee. Settle into one of our spacious guestrooms outfitted with modern décor, plush bedding, HDTVs, mini-fridges and free Wi-Fi. The Bistro is your food and beverage destination for great breakfast options in the morning and cocktails and dinner options in the evening. Take a refreshing dip in the indoor pool or re-energize in our on-site fitness center. The Courtyard Knoxville West/Bearden is close to dining, shopping, and many area businesses and attractions such as Neyland Football Stadium, Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame, and the Great Smoky Mountains. Experience southern hospitality at its finest when you book your stay at the Courtyard Knoxville West/Bearden hotel today!

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Papermill Dr.

6324 Papermill Dr NW
Knoxville, TN 37919

The newest addition to the Heart of Knoxville is the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Knoxville West at Papermill! We are conveniently located to I-75/ I-40 at Exit 383, just a short drive to Downtown Knoxville, the University of Tennessee campus, Knoxville Convention Center, West Town Mall, and Turkey Creek Shopping. With our World Class Service and many Knoxville Businesses, Restaurants, Shopping, and Attractions minutes from our front door, you’ll discover why our guests have selected us as their Preferred Hotel in Knoxville!

This state-of-the-art Hotel features special in room amenities such as free high speed Internet access, Microwave and Refrigerator, 47″ Flat Panel HDTV and Free Local Calls. Whether you are staying with us for Business or Pleasure, take time to relax and enjoy our indoor heated swimming pool, business center, wireless Internet access in all public areas and fitness center.

Hampton Inn & Suites – Papermill Dr.

601 N Weisgarber Rd
Knoxville, TN 37919

We’re next to I-40/75, six miles from downtown Knoxville and Volunteer games and events at the University of Tennessee. You’ll find lots of great restaurants within a half mile, and the shops at West Town Mall are 10 minutes away. It’s a seven-mile drive to the University of Tennessee Medical Center. Relax in our heated indoor pool. Daily hot breakfast and WiFi are on us.