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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East

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Seasonal outdoor pool, open 9 AM to 9:00 PM, pool umbrellas
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, in-room safe, desk
Interior entrance

Overview of Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East

2.0 star property

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Pet friendly
  • Parking included
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Parking available
7424 Strawberry Plains Pike, Knoxville, TN, 37924

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationThe Muse Knoxville9 min drive
  • Popular LocationKnoxville Zoological Gardens10 min drive
  • Popular LocationKnoxville Botanical Garden and Arboretum11 min drive
  • AirportKnoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson)26 min drive

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About this area


Located in Knoxville, Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East is in an area with good airport proximity and shopping. Knoxville Center and Market Square are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore High Ground Park and Ijams Nature Center. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Knoxville Municipal Stadium or Knoxville Civic Auditorium and Coliseum.

What's nearby

  • The Muse Knoxville - 9 min drive
  • Knoxville Zoo - 9 min drive
  • Knoxville Zoological Gardens - 10 min drive
  • Knoxville Botanical Garden and Arboretum - 11 min drive
  • Ijams Nature Center - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) - 26 min drive


  • McDonald's - 8 min drive
  • McDonald's - 4 min walk
  • Texas Roadhouse - 9 min drive
  • Cruze Farm Ice Cream - 11 min drive
  • Taco Bell - 8 min drive

About this property

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East

Motel near the airport, revitalized in 2020
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East provides amenities like dry cleaning/laundry services and a business center. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • A seasonal outdoor pool and a children's pool, with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Free self parking, plus extended parking (surcharge)
  • RV/bus/truck parking, an area shuttle, and express check-out
  • Tour/ticket assistance, a vending machine, and a computer station
  • Guest reviews say great things about the proximity to the airport
Room features
All 72 rooms include comforts such as premium bedding and air conditioning, in addition to perks like free WiFi and safes.
Other amenities include:
  • Heating and fans
  • Bathrooms with bathtubs and free toiletries
  • 40-inch flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers


English, Hindi, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Choice)

Safety measures

Masks are required at the property
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired internet

Parking and transportation

  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free self parking on site
  • Extended parking on site (USD 10 per day)
  • RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Coffee and tea in common areas

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • TV in common areas

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • In-room microwave
  • In-room refrigerator
  • Laundry facilities
  • Seasonal outdoor pool


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Laundry facilities
  • Safe at front desk
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Tour and ticket assistance

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference center
  • Meeting room


  • Picnic area
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom available in select rooms
  • Assistive listening devices
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility available in select rooms
  • No elevator
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk


  • Banquet hall
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Renovated entire property - January 2020

Room amenities


  • Blackout drapes
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets


  • Bathtub only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom


  • 40-inch flat-screen TV with premium cable channels
  • Pay movies

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Limited room service
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Air conditioning
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Fan
  • Free local calls
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in fee: USD 10
Express check-in available
Minimum check-in age: 18


Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: USD 20
Express check-out available

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 15 per pet, per night
Service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees
Welcoming dogs and cats only
1 per room (up to 55 lbs per pet)
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
2 children, up to the age of 14 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: USD 50 per accommodation, per stay
  • Cash Breakage deposit: USD 50 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Extended parking fee: USD 10 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 15 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in fee: USD 10 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 20 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property does not have elevators
The seasonal pool will be open from May to November
Pool access available from 9 AM to 9:00 PM
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Alcohol is not served at this property

Property is also known as

Econo Lodge Inn Suites East
Econo Lodge Inn East
Econo Lodge Inn East Knoxville
Econo Lodge East Knoxville
Econo Lodge Knoxville
Econo & Suites East Knoxville
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East Motel
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Frequently asked questions

Does Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East have a pool?

Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool and a children's pool. Pool access is from 9 AM–9:00 PM.

Is Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East pet-friendly?

Yes, this motel allows cats and dogs (limit 1 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 55 lbs per pet. There's a fee of USD 15 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.

How much is parking at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East?

Check-in is from 2:00 PM - anytime. Early check-in is available for a fee of USD 10 (subject to availability).

What time is check-out at Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East?

Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for USD 20 (subject to availability).

Where is Econo Lodge Inn & Suites East located?

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Historic Ramsey House, Chillhowe Park, and Knoxville Center. The Muse Knoxville and Knoxville Zoological Gardens are also within 9 mi (15 km).


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Needs updated
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Extremely dirty floors! Roaches in the room!
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There was no breakfast and there was pople living in the loby
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