Graduate Knoxville

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In-room safe, individually decorated, desk, blackout drapes
In-room safe, individually decorated, desk, blackout drapes
In-room safe, individually decorated, desk, blackout drapes
In-room safe, individually decorated, desk, blackout drapes

Overview of Graduate Knoxville

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Graduate Knoxville

4 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Parking available
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
1706 Cumberland Ave, Knoxville, TN, 37916

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationUniversity of Tennessee1 min walk
  • Popular LocationThompson–Boling Arena12 min walk
  • Popular LocationKnoxville Convention Center19 min walk
  • AirportKnoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson)17 min drive

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About this area


Located in Knoxville, Graduate Knoxville is in the business district and near the airport. Three Rivers Rambler and Crescent Bend House & Gardens are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Tennessee River and Charles Krutch Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Neyland Stadium or Thompson–Boling Arena. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • University of Tennessee - 1 min walk
  • Neyland Stadium - 9 min walk
  • Three Rivers Rambler - 11 min walk
  • Thompson–Boling Arena - 12 min walk
  • Knoxville Convention Center - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Alcoa - Knoxville Airport (TYS) - 17 min drive


  • Mellow Mushroom — 7 min walk
  • Sunspot — 9 min walk
  • Sunsphere — 16 min walk

About this property

Graduate Knoxville

4-star Knoxville hotel in Downtown Knoxville with restaurant
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a snack bar/deli, and valet parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and hair dryers. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also find refrigerators and safes. Housekeeping is available on request.
Graduate Knoxville offers 112 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hair dryers. Each accommodation is individually decorated. 42-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking on site (USD 26 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Family friendly

  • Refrigerator
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms


  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk


  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer


  • 42-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator


  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Recycling
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

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 25 per accommodation, per night
Dogs and cats welcome
Up to 50 lbs
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per stay

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Valet parking fee: USD 26 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per accommodation, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per stay

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 Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and debit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 225 out of 414 reviews
5 - Excellent 54%
Rating 4 - Good. 117 out of 414 reviews
4 - Good 28%
Rating 3 - Okay. 37 out of 414 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 24 out of 414 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 11 out of 414 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveler, Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Overall my experience was positive. Just had a small incident with getting into the room initially. The staff was friendly and the room was clean. Would consider returning to Graduate Knoxville again.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

2/5 Poor

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Amenities
the lobby, hallways, and cafe area were freezing. We arrived an hour early and tho our rooms were ready, they would only allow us in if we paid an extra $50.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The property was great. The Saloon was very nice. Key cards very unique. Great stay.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with family
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The stay included bed and breakfast but there was no breakfast available, valet lost our keys and our room wasn’t serviced for 3 days
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great place to stay pricey
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021