The Volunteer Hotel

1706 Cumberland Ave., Knoxville, TN 37916 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3.5 Star Downtown Hotel in Knox County
35.9559-83.9325

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check Rates1 Bedroom King Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room with King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesGuest Room King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesGuest Room Queen Queen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom 1 Bedroom Accessible 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom with 2 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom with 2 Queen Bed (Mobility Accessible)
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room, King or Two Doubles
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite with King Bed
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking

Verified Reviews of The Volunteer Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"One Night One of the cleanest"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
, nicest hotel!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
28-Oct-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Oct 28 to Tue Oct 29 2019 at a $93.93 average nightly rate.
"Almost Perfect"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Very clean, updated rooms. People were very hospitable! Only complaint was there is no coffee in the rooms; now that was a bummer!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
19-Aug-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Aug 16 to Sat Aug 17 2019 at a $160.44 average nightly rate.

Customer Reviews of The Volunteer Hotel

4.5 out of 5. Based on 1010 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Knoxville on the University of Tennessee Campus. Our beautiful new property has 112 tastefully appointed guestrooms, equipped with Microwaves, Mini Fridges, and Keurig Coffee Brewers. Join us on our Outdoor Veranda for an evening cocktail next to the fire pit. Guests can enjoy breakfast and dinner at the Garden Grille and Bar. We make your stay more efficient by offering 3100 sq. ft. of meeting space with full catering available. Our Pavilion Pantry is open 24 hours a day for your convenience. Coin Operated Guest Laundry is available 24 hours a day. Catch our complimentary shuttle to downtown Knoxville.Conveniently located to Keurig Green Mountain, Pilot Flying J, Bush Brothers, and Fresenius Medical.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3 P.M.
Check Out: 12 P.M.
Year of Last Renovation: 2013
Floors: 7
Rooms: 112
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 112
Handicap Rooms: 6
Suites: 6
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 3 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 4200 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 65 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 5 P.M. - 10 P.M.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hours prior to arrival
Nightly Parking: 10
Typical Group Deposit: varies
Total Taxes: 17.25%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 9.25%
Occupancy Tax: 8.00%
Parking Fee: 10.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 2.00 Per Item
Additional Person Fee: 10.00 Per Person (3rd and 4th person)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 20.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees: 100.00 Per Hour ($50 for 2nd hour on)
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 11.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 11.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 16.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 14.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 8.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 29.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 30.00 Per Item

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Golf course on hotel grounds
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV room
  • Valet Parking

Airport & Shuttle Information

12 miles from Tyson McGee

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

$11.95 per person. Full American breakfast. Eggs made to order.

Parking Info

Valet parking only, $10 per night.

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary WIFI

Previously known as:
Hilton Garden Inn Knoxville / University

Seasonality and Projections at The Volunteer Hotel

Rate fluctuations of The Volunteer Hotel

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both group/meeting quotes and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group offer was entered. The most competitive group or meeting displayed is 27.2% in the month of October 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $191 in the month of October 2019. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at The Volunteer Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Volunteer Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Volunteer Hotel.

Feel free to use the The Volunteer Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Knoxville event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Iris Room 48 x 32 x 11 210065/--4565504550--/--75808
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Iris Room

Enjoy the beautiful Iris room for you next meeting or event. This 2100 sq. ft. space is the ideal location for meetings, banquets, and social functions. With reasonable room rental fees, ad deliscious food and beverage offerings, we can make your never event a success.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2100 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
48 x 32 x 11 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$450.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$450.00 USD
24 hour hold is complimentary as long as no other booking rents the space.
Iris Room A 24 x 32 x 11 105025/--1524141218--/--2545--
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Iris Room A

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1050 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
24 x 32 x 11 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$250.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$250.00 USD
24 hour hold is complimentary as long as no other booking rents the space.
Iris Room B 24 x 32 x 11 105025/--1524141218--/--2540--
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Iris Room B

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1050 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
24 x 32 x 11 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$250.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$250.00 USD
24 hour hold is complimentary as long as no other booking rents the space.

FAQs about The Volunteer Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does The Volunteer Hotel have?

There are 112 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at The Volunteer Hotel?

Yes, they have 3 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at The Volunteer Hotel?

$11.95 per person. Full American breakfast. Eggs made to order.

What parking is available at The Volunteer Hotel?

Valet parking only, $10 per night. Not enough parking facilities, according to 57%.

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary WIFI

Can I get a AAA rate at The Volunteer Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at The Volunteer Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there a gym at The Volunteer Hotel?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there valet service?

Yes. Great valet service. Most guests were impressed by the valet service.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there shuttle service?

Yes. 12 miles from Tyson McGee Good shuttle service. Most guests were happy with the shuttle service.

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