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Holiday Inn World's Fair Park-Knoxville

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Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

The facility looks nice if you don't look too close. Either it is not being maintained or was not built well or both, but the window facing a busy (loud) roadway had more than a 1/4" gap but didn't seem to be an operable window, there is little to no sound insulation between rooms & there is mildew in the...

Thank James H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband did the Knoxville marathon this hotel was host hotel it was booked for months due to big wedding and marathoners we got a last minute cancellation the day before I was able to maneuver around to get to spots to see runners coming by!! It was really close to stadium where finish is!! Parking is $12 buffet is...

Thank Carole D
New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family of 5 stopped down at the hotel restaurant before starting our day expecting nothing more than your typical breakfast buffet, we took our seats, we were happily greeted by Varnell and one of our all time best breakfast experiences began. Varnell took the time to greet each one of us individually, while warmly giving us our...

1Thank dordavis
jan M, General Manager at Holiday Inn World's Fair Park-Knoxville, responded to this review

Dear Mr and Mrs. Davis I can't thank you enough for the gracious acknowledgement of two of our most beloved staff members, Varnell and Dennis. To know that they made such a posiitve impact on you and your family means the world to them and to HIWF. You can be sure we shared your comments with our entire team as...

Chattanooga, TN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently stayed at this hotel during a business trip to Knoxville. This was actually my second stay here but it has been 20 years since the first and the renovations to this hotel make it nice and updated. Great location, easy check-in, great night sleep. I had the breakfast buffet was perfect both mornings dined in their restaurant. Parking...

1Thank sacloud
Missoula, MT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Holiday Inn is a good mid-priced option, particularly for conference attendees. It is located next to a busy freeway and it is a bit scary walking out of the hotel because traffic is so fast. I saw lots of pedestrians trying to cross against the lights, dodging speeding cars and trucks. My room was spacious and clean. The door...

1Thank wombat18
jan M, General Manager at Holiday Inn World's Fair Park-Knoxville, responded to this review

Dear Wombat18 Thank you for your comments on your recent stay with us. We appreciate your feedback and the opportunity to address areas that we missed...ie: a room service tray or a perception our staff were distracted and inattentive. It's not what we want to hear, but it's important we do so we can address them. We had a full...

Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The room was very clean and the location is excellent. We had the golden sphere of the World Fair Park right out the window of our room. Excellent location easy walk to pedestrian mall with lots of shops and restaurants. We would definitely come back here.

1Thank Carol C
Georgetown, Kentucky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice hotel will very friendly staff. Knoxville was a great host city for the Conference. The Conference Center was a a delight. Loved being able to look out the window at the World's Fair Park. It was also a great place to take a walk after a long day.

1Thank GtownGirLori
Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is conveniently located near downtown Knoxville, Market Square, and the University of Tennessee. The staff was very accommodating and helpful. The restaurant was very good as well. Great breakfast, its not free but its well worth it. Can't say enough about how courteous the staff was. Great experience and will definitely stay again.

1Thank G4flyfish
Greeneville, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is located within a short walking distance from University of Tennessee. Very nice hotel and the parking garage is handy even if you are not a guest parking is provided for a fee for visitors. The hotel also has food for prepared buffet style for game day, hamburgers,hotdogs etc. The hotel personnel are very polite.

1Thank Martha O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As expected, the hotel staff were very courteous, pleasant, and respectful. They made the check-in process very easy and made the stay very enjoyable. Mr. Varnell is the gentleman who waited on us for during the hotel breakfast period. He is a very humble and down to earth individual, who made sure we were well taken care of during our...

1Thank Aaron A
jan M, General Manager at Holiday Inn World's Fair Park-Knoxville, responded to this review

Aaron, Thank you for acknowledging Varnell on Trip Advisor. Although its not the first time Varnell has been recognized for his service (he is one of our super stars and last years Associate of the Year)... comments like yours are very important and shared w/ our entire staff. We hope to see you back real soon!! Warm regards Jan McCormick...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn World's Fair Park is located in the heart of Downtown Knoxville, Tennessee. We are currently updating our spacious facility with the latest technology and a trendy atmosphere. Whether you are traveling solo or in a large group, our hospitality is like no other, However, don't take our word for it, experience this for yourself. Can't wait to see you here and have a safe trip! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn World's Fair Park-Knoxville

Address: 525 Henley Street, Knoxville, TN 37902
Region: United States > Tennessee > Knoxville
Price Range: $167 - $286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn World's Fair Park-Knoxville 3.5*
Number of rooms: 286
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn World`s Fair Park Hotel Knoxville
Holiday Inn Select Knoxville
Holiday Inn Knoxville
Knoxville Holiday Inn
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#7 Family Hotel in Knoxville
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