Experience East Knoxville with Red Roof Inn & Suites

7525 Crosswood Boulevard, Knoxville, TN 37924 | 937-328-1736
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Experiences around our hotel

Red Roof Inn & Suites Knoxville East is conveniently near the Smoky Mountains, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville Zoo, Downtown Knoxville, St. Mary’s Hospital, and the Knoxville Convention Center. We offer our guests a sparkling indoor pool (temporarily closed), interior corridors, a fitness facility (temporarily closed), coin-operated guest laundry, snack center, tour and attraction info, and free WiFi. All rooms feature in-room coffee, ironing, and expanded cable. Ask about our Suite rooms! Don't worry about leaving your favorite furry friend at home when you travel. Red Roof Inn & Suites Knoxville East is 100% pet-friendly. *The pool, fitness center and breakfast is temporarily unavailable until further notice* 

Family Fun: Are you looking for something fun to do with your entire family? Stay with us and enjoy a variety of family-friendly attractions. Explore the many animals featured at the Knoxville Zoo, including African elephants, African Lions, giraffes, zebras, otters and more, only 7.4 miles away. Spend a relaxing day at the World's Fair Park (11.2 miles), filled with waterfalls, streams, interactive fountains, a one-story-high geyser, a large Performance Lawn perfect for concerts, festivals, conferences and other special events, beautiful walking paths, an amphitheater and the Sunsphere, which has an observation deck and restaurant. Explore the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame (11 miles), which honors those who have contributed to women's basketball. Explore historic railway cars at the Old Smoky Mountain Railway Museum (10 miles). The Knoxville Museum of Art (11.4 miles) features from East Tennessee, and the Muse Knoxville (7.5 miles) is a science and art interactive play space for children.

Live Entertainment: Don't miss incredible live events happening around East Knoxville! Enjoy classical music, films, dance, Broadway, and performances by today's hottest musicians at the Tennessee Theatre (10.5 miles). For corporate meetings, consumer shows, special events and flea markets, check out the Knoxville Expo Center (14.2 miles). The Knoxville Convention Center (11.4 miles) is a great place for receptions, conferences, balls and exhibitions like the Tennessee Miracle Classic 3/27-3/29. Head to Chilhowee Park (8 miles) for the Tennessee Valley Fair and many great year-round events like trade shows, animal events, car shows, concerts and more! The Chilhowee Park has an amphitheater, exhibition halls, arenas, a playground and picnic shelters. See other events at the Knoxville Civic Auditorium and Coliseum (11 miles). See sporting events, concerts and other live shows like Elton John 6/6/20 at Thompson Boiling Arena (12 miles)!

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Downtown Knoxville

Downtown Knoxville is a place that hums with activity. Festivals, concerts, world-class entertainment, and cultural attractions fill Market Square, the historic Old City, Volunteer Landing and World’s Fair Park year round. D

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Take a look at the amazing accommodations available for you at Red Roof Knoxville East. Filled with fantastic amenities and comfortable rooms, take a look at all of the comfort and relaxation that awaits you during your stay. Book Your Stay.

Visit Pigeon Forge

From outdoor activities, to wineries, museums, shopping and more. With year-round attractions and plenty of things to do and see in this Smoky Mountain oasis of Tennessee, you're sure to fall in love at first sight! Video by By Jessica Bookstaff Doppelt. A short drive away. Book now!

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Take a Day Trip!

Spend a day in Gaitlinburg or Pigeon Forge when you stay at Red Roof Inn & Suites Knoxville East. Both are just an hour drive away from us! The Mountains will be calling you when you stay with Red Roof.


Downtown Knoxville

Downtown Knoxville (12 miles) is filled with many dining options, great shopping, and tons of year-round activities including festivals, concerts, world-class entertainment, and cultural attractions that fill the historic Old City, Volunteer Landing, World’s Fair Park and Market Square, which has interactive fountains, gallery walks and more. Book now!


Knoxville's Market Square

Knoxville’s Market Square (11.4 miles) is filled with great dining, shopping, farmers markets, theatres, gallery walks, live music, two interactive water play fountains and more! The district is home to many festivals, including the International Biscuit Festival, First Night Knoxville, Hola Festival, Sundown in the City, Dogwood Arts Festival and more. Book now!


Close to Campus

Visit a family member, explore the campus or catch a sporting event at University of Tennessee in Knoxville (12 miles away). Make sure to check out Neyland Stadium, home of Tennessee Volunteers football, and the Thompson-Boling Arena for sporting events, concerts, graduations, and more. Hey freshmen and transfer students! Schedule a tour and stay with us!


AAA Approved

Red Roof Knoxville East has been rated 2 Diamonds by AAA; "Affordable, with modestly enhanced facilities, decor and amenities." We are proud of our rating and are excited to welcome you during your next trip to Knoxville! Book here - and remember to click the AAA Rate.


REVIEWED: "Great Place to Stop Over"

“We stopped here on our way to Savannah, Ga. and were very pleased. We arrived late at night and were greeted by Judy at the front desk. She was great! Our room was clean and the bed was comfortable. This was a great place to stop for the night!” Read more reviews. Book now!


Nearby Medical Centers

Parkwest Medical Center, 21.4 miles away from our location, is dedicated to providing their patients with the highest quality of care. Book now!


Grab a Bite to Eat

Less than 1 mile away is a Cracker Barrel, Aubrey’s, Puelo’s Grill, Burger King, McDonald's, Waffle House, Outback Steakhouse and more. Click here for a list of dining options in Knoxville. Book now!


100% Pet Friendly

At Red Roof Inn & Suites Knoxville East, "You Stay Happy, Pets Stay Free!" Enjoy this pet friendly hotel near Knoxville, TN - bring your furry loved one with you. Book now!