November 15, 2019 – KNOXVILLE, Tenn. and MCLEAN, Va. – Embassy Suites by Hilton, a global brand of upscale, all-suite hotels from Hilton (NYSE: HLT), announced today the opening of a historic adaptive reuse hotel located in the Knoxville area. Owned by Knoxville Hotel Partners, LLC and operated by Kana Hotel Group, the hotel is perfectly situated to allow guests easy access to businesses, shopping and entertainment. Embassy Suites by Hilton prides itself on offering guests an approachable and stress-free experience at each of its spacious, all-suite hotel properties.
The newly built Embassy Suites by Hilton Knoxville Downtown is located less than two miles from the Knoxville Convention Center, Neyland Stadium, Tennessee Theatre, Knoxville Museum of Art, Zoo Knoxville and University of Tennessee Knoxville, ideal for business travelers, football fans and leisure guests.
The hotel offers 176 suites, including Embassy Suites by Hilton’s traditional upscale two-room suites, as well as Hilton’s revolutionary Five Feet to Fitness suites, which empower guests to work out in the privacy of their rooms with more than 11 different fitness equipment and accessory options. It features a luxurious, warm lobby, redesigned bar and Atrium with unique water features, as well as an award-winning restaurant, Knox Mason. The Southern-focused eatery serves seasonal menus with a focus on local ingredients. Guests can also take in beautiful views of the Tennessee River, Great Smoky Mountains and Downtown Knoxville from the tallest rooftop bar in East Tennessee, Radius Rooftop Lounge — while enjoying tapas and a wide selection of beer, wine and cocktails all-year-round. Coffee and homemade bagels and cream cheese are available in-house from the local institution, K Brew.
“Embassy Suites by Hilton is committed to growth in Tennessee by bringing our industry-leading all-suite offering to one of the top destinations in the state,” said Alan Roberts, global head, Embassy Suites by Hilton. “This property gives travelers visiting Knoxville a truly central location, without sacrificing the space or amenities they have come to expect when staying with us.”
Embassy Suites by Hilton Knoxville Downtown welcomes guests to enjoy its spacious two-room suites where travelers can spread out and enjoy a free, cooked-to-order breakfast each morning, free Wi-Fi and complimentary drinks and snacks each night. Embassy Suites by Hilton provides customer service that always anticipates travelers’ needs and delivers what matters most.
Additional hotel amenities include 4,000 square feet of corporate and social meeting space for up to 250 people, a 24-hour convenience store, business center, fitness center and a newly designed rooftop pool. Guests can also hit the links with friends and coworkers at TopGolf Swing Suite located off the lobby or relax and unwind at Wake Spa Foot Sanctuary. Each two-room suite is equipped with complimentary Wi-Fi, a separate living area, coffeemaker, microwave, mini refrigerator and two HDTVs with movies for guests to stay entertained.
“We are excited for guests to experience our exciting new amenities that build on all that Embassy Suites by Hilton has to offer,” said Tracy Hicks, general manager, Embassy Suites by Hilton Knoxville Downtown. “Guests will be immersed in the local Knoxville culture thanks to our unique design elements and easy access to downtown and the University of Tennessee.”
Embassy Suites by Hilton Knoxville Downtown is part of Hilton Honors®, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room and access their room using a Digital Key.