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    Knoxville Downtown University

      401 West Summit Hill Drive, Knoxville
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      Welcome to Crowne Plaza Knoxville Downtown University

      Welcome to One of the Top Hotels in Knoxville, TN

      Knoxville, home of the University of Tennessee Volunteers and the 1982 World's Fair, is a beautiful city nestled on the banks of the Tennessee River and home to endless sights and treats. You can make your trip even more memorable by staying at one of the best hotels in Knoxville, TN.

      Whether you want lodging near the Knoxville, TN convention center or you need to host an event, the Crowne Plaza® Knoxville hotel can deliver. We have more than 15,000 sq ft of event space and special perks like a Crowne Meetings Director and Herman Miller Caper chairs, we're considered "The Place to Meet." We're also conveniently near companies such as Tennessee Valley Authority and Brunswick.

      If you're planning a Knoxville, Tennessee vacation, our hotel's location makes it easy to visit the sights. We're near the beautiful campus of the University of Tennessee, as well as Sunsphere Tower from the 1982 World's Fair. Being within walking distance of other attractions like Market Square, Old City and the Tennessee Theatre is a great perk of lodging in downtown Knoxville, TN.

      No matter what brings you to our city, we're sure that you'll have a great time. Our amenities, including a 3,000-sq-ft Fitness Center, an indoor pool, Mahogany's Restaurant and the Crowne Plaza Sleep Advantage® Program, are there to ensure that. Come stay at one of the best Knoxville, Tennessee hotels!

      Features Our hotel's location in Knoxville, TN is in the midst of a very vibrant and exciting community. But our hotel, with its relaxed, European feel, is also a great place to escape the hustle and bustle.

      Business Services

      Secretarial Services
      Wireless Data Connection
      Business Center

      Health and Fitness Center (On-site)

      Health/Fitness Center On-Site

      Entertainment and Recreation

      Indoor Pool

      Housekeeping and Laundry Services

      Daily Housekeeping

      Weekly Housekeeping

      Same Day Dry Cleaning


      Safety Deposit Box available at Front Desk

      Porter Bellman


      Number of restaurants: 1
       Room Service Available: 6:00 AM-11:00 PM

      Hotel Restaurants

      Mahogany's Restaurant
      Location:  2nd floor Mezzanine Level
      Serves:  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
      Mahoganys Restaurant is renowed for its American fare wonderfully presented by the hotel executive chef. At morning and lunch guests may order from Mahoganys extensive menu or help themselves to our breakfast buffet, served daily, or our lunch buffet served Monday through Friday. For dinner, Mahoganys menu offers a selection of steaks, seafood and pastas and tantalizing desserts. Our Friday night Prime Rib and Seafood Buffet is a popular destination. Restaurant is closed daily from 2p to 5p.

      Hotel Bars /Lounges

      The Library
      Newly renovated with a modern, open and inviting feel.

      Nearby Restaurants

      Calhoun's On the River
      Serves:  Lunch, Dinner
      Located on the banks of the Tennessee River, Calhouns offers Tennessee Bar B Que ribs, chicken and pulled pork. They also have steaks and special hand crafted beers.
      Chesapeake's Seafood
      Serves:  Lunch, Dinner
      Chesapeakes has great fresh seafood flown in daily. Live Maine Lobsters as well.
      Tupelo Honey Cafe
      Serves:  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
      Southern style food that is different using as much locally produced products as possible. Lots of items made from scratch.
      Cafe 4
      Serves:  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
      Knoxvilles Urban Retreat. Southern Comfort food with a twist.
      Ruth's Chris Steakhouse
      Serves:  Dinner
      Premier Steakhouse and Fine Wines

      Guestroom data services

      Wireless Data Connection

      Business Center data services

      Wireless Data Connection


      Public space data services

      Wireless Data Connection


      • We offer valet as well as self-parking in our well-lit parking garage. We now have 2 charging stations for electric vehicles at no charge for hotel guests.
      • Daily Parking Fee  10.00 USD 
      • Valet Parking   15.00 USD 
      • We welcome cats and dogs. There is a one time 35 dollar non refundable pet fee. Guest must provide a valid, working cell phone number in case the hotel needs to contact them during their stay in regards to their pet. No weight limit. 2 pets per room max
      • 35.0 USD 
      • American Express
      • Carte Blanche
      • Diners Club
      • Discover
      • JCB
      • MasterCard
      • Visa
      • English
      • Spanish


      • Number of rooms: 8
      • Parking
      • Service Animals Allowed

      Hotel areas that are accessible:

      Guest Rooms

      Exercise Facility


      Business Center


      Registration Desk

      Public Entrance

      Hotel areas with accessible routes from accessible public entrance:

      Exercise Facility

      Meeting Room/Ballroom Area


      Business Center


      Registration Desk

      Accessible Guest Rooms

      Hotel provides the following:

      Portable Tub Seats

      TTY for Guest Use

      Communication Kits With Visual Alarms And Notification Devices

      Closed Caption Televisions

      Accessible Self Parking

      Van Accessible Self Parking

      Valet Parking Available

      Number of Accessible Meeting Rooms: 7