Economy Inn - Knoxville

2016 Ailor Avenue, Knoxville, Tn, 37921, Us, Knoxville, United States, 37921  show map
 2 stars
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Economy Inn - Knoxville

Overview

The budget Economy Inn is a 2-star property within proximity of Tennessee Theatre, Knoxville Convention Center and Knoxville Museum of Art.

Economy Inn is 20 minutes' walk from the center of Knoxville.

Guests can reach Economy Inn by car from Mc Ghee Tyson airport in 20 minutes.

Eat & Drink

The Roaming Gnome Pub & Eatery offer an assortment of dishes within 950 meters of the property.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   40.

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Facilities

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

2016 Ailor Avenue, Knoxville, Tn, 37921, Us, Knoxville, United States, 37921

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City Center
  • Knoxville
    3700 ft
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Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    40

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Tennessee Riverboat CO1.2 mi

Popular areas

Convention centers

Sport related

Amusement

  • Electric Wizard3300 ft
  • Splat 1 Adventures1.1 mi

Historical sites

  • Confederate Memorial Hall1.1 mi

Stadiums

Museums

Parks

  • Knox County Park Maintenance4600 ft
  • World's Fair Park and Festival1.0 mi

Universities, Institutes

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Maternity Center of East TN400 ft
  • East Tennessee Children's Hosp2700 ft
  • Fort Sanders Reg Medical Ctr5000 ft
  • Baptist Hosp Of East Tennessee1.1 mi

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College Campuses

Local attractions

  • Sunsphere Tower1.0 mi
    810 Clinch Avenue, Knoxville
  • McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture1.1 mi
    1327 Circle Park Drive, Knoxville
  • Old City1.4 mi
    Knoxville, TN
  • World's Fair Park1.1 mi
    Knoxville, TN
  • East Tennessee History Center1.3 mi
    601 South Gay Street, Knoxville

Near the hotel

  • Knoxville Museum of Art4900 ft
    1050 World's Fair Park, Knoxville
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      40
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    Economy Inn Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Economy Inn

    Average guest rating

    3.8out of 10
    Guest rating
    Based on 11 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Family with children
      4.2

      There were bugs(roaches) the room were dirty, shower was cold,staff was not very friendly. The refrigerator was dirty had to clean before we used it.Area was horrible.

    • Single
      5.0

      The price.

      The room was at 20 years out of date.

    • Single
      3.8

      Was inexpensive

      Room does not have fridge or microwave. In the morning I found a few roaches and I felt unsafe at the location. Do not recommend.

    • Group of friends
      2.4

      Nothing. It was poorly kept, no amenities (not even coffee), cramped room that was not clean. I will not be back here.

      Unfriendly staff, dirty room, bad neighborhood, and nothing even as little as coffee was offered to guests.

    • Single
      2.8

      Proximity to utk campus

      The room was beyond just needing to be cleaned. Bathroom vent had so much dirt and lint it couldn't work. Cigarette butts were left on the table and there were 2 packaged condoms on the floor. The only reason I stayed at the Economy Inn was because it was close to campus and it was the only room available on a ut football weekend. If there were any others I would not have stayed there.

    • Group of friends
      4.2

      super sketchy area. room entered into the lobby. Did not feel safe at all.

    • Couple
      3.2

      Honestly nothing. It was not a good experience at all!

      The hotel is located in a sketchy area. The staff are not appropriate for this job. Our room was not clean, specially the bath room. Lots of dirt around the bed. The room was full of cockroaches. We could hear them chewing some stuff overnight. We had some snacks in a drawer, and all of them had been chewed by cockroaches when we opened the drawer! We discarded our all foodstuff without even being touched! No facial tissue paper in rest room, and when we asked we only heard a negative answer! We had to regularly ask for soap and shampoo, and when they brought any, all were either free sample shampoos or soap of other hotels! I have never seen such a thing. We had booked a room with refrigerator and microwave, but they gave us a room with none of them! We insisted, and after a day, and a couple of times asking, they brought us a dirty, super tiny fridge, and a dirty microwave with no plate it it! The shower got cold after 3-4 minutes, and we had to wait for a few minutes until it gets warm again. We are a very well-traveled couple (around the World), but believe us that in general it was the worst experience we ever had.

    • Family with children
      2.4

      Nothing.

      When we got into the room we had no towels. The bathroom wasnt cleaned.when i called to be moved or have the room fixed i was told it was clean and we wouldnt be moved. It was horrible.

    • Single
      2.8

      The owners tried to renivate the hotel room but they did a rally bad job. They got paint over all the fictures and took nothing off the wall when they painted. They also did a bad job in the bathroom improperly cocking the sink, the toilet seat was the wrong size, and th faucet was loose. The door had something to replace hinges that had broken. The place looked shooty and they do not provide a continental breakfast like they claimed on the web. I would not stay at Econolodge again!

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      The price

      Cakes of dust/ lost items from prior guests under the bed

    • Family with children
      2.4

      The scary neighborhood. The sign saying 'No Prostitution.' The sheets that did not cover the mattress, the plywood on the outside of the building. Them charging my credit card twice. Two lumpy pillows and 1 tissue-thin towel for four people. Bathroom faucet broken.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Economy Inn - Knoxville Knoxville location
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    Hotel Address:

    2016 Ailor Avenue, Knoxville, Tn, 37921, Us, Knoxville, United States, 37921

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Knoxville
      3700 ft
    Airports
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      40