Find the top things to do in West Knoxville near our hotel

The Country Inn & Suites welcomes you to West Knoxville, where you can experience warm Tennessee hospitality, a vibrant cultural scene, and outdoor adventures. Located just off I-40, our hotel puts you near a variety of things to do around Knoxville, like watching a Vols game at the University of Tennessee's Neyland Stadium or touring the UT Gardens. Put on your walking shoes for a day of shopping at Turkey Creek or a stroll through World’s Fair Park, both less than 20 minutes from our hotel. Looking for day trip options? Dollywood and Great Smoky Mountains National Park are both about an hour from the hotel.

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36.84 mi / 59.28 km from the hotel
Nestled in the mountain setting of Pigeon Forge, Dolly Parton's family-friendly amusement park is home to roller coasters, thrill rides, live shows, and an exciting water park.

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

38.62 mi / 62.15 km from the hotel
Venture outside and breathe the fresh mountain air as you spend the day navigating hiking paths and mountain bike trails at this national park.

Tanger Outlets

34.13 mi / 54.92 km from the hotel
Save room in your suitcase and embark on a shopping excursion to Tanger Outlets, where you can find top designer brands at affordable prices.

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

14.3 mi / 23.01 km from the hotel
Widely recognized for its academic and athletic achievements, this iconic university rests on a sprawling, 380-acre campus, which houses nearly 28,000 students from more than 110 countries.

Turkey Creek

1.22 mi / 1.96 km from the hotel
Grab a bite to eat, catch a movie, or shop at stores like Marshall’s, Hobby Lobby, Belk, and Target at the Turkey Creek shopping area.

West Town Mall

7.71 mi / 12.41 km from the hotel
More than 40 of the 150 shops at West Town Mall are unique to Knoxville, so you can find one-of-a-kind items to remind you of your Eastern Tennessee experience. Before wrapping up your visit, stop by The Cheesecake Factory for a sweet treat.

Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

15.46 mi / 24.88 km from the hotel
Test your hoops skills and take a walk through hardwood history when you spend the day wandering through this interactive and educational museum, which features the largest basketball in the world.

Three Rivers Rambler

13.68 mi / 22.02 km from the hotel
Tour Knoxville, tailgate, or celebrate special occasions aboard this historic train. The depot is located at University Commons near the University of Tennessee.

University of Tennessee Gardens

13.66 mi / 21.98 km from the hotel
Visit these intriguing test gardens to see how varieties of plants and flowers hold up in the temperamental Tennessee climate. Find inspiration for your garden design and landscape amongst the beautiful displays found on the grounds.

Worlds Fair Park

14.74 mi / 23.72 km from the hotel
Stroll through this picturesque park, which boasts innovative fountains as well as the original amphitheater constructed for the 1982 World’s Fair. Take in breathtaking views of the park from the observation deck of the Sunsphere.

Concord Park

3.79 mi / 6.11 km from the hotel
Find fun on both land and water, including dog walking, tennis, hiking, boating, and picnicking.