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Old World Swiss Cabin Nestled In The Woods
2.2 mi from Ijams Nature Center
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4.7/5Exceptional! (108 reviews)
Easy to find and get around.

"Checking on late in the evening was quick and easy. Everything was welcoming and ready. Perfect small cozy cabin."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2021

Old World Swiss Cabin Nestled In The Woods
Magnificent 70' Houseboat with Roof Top Party Deck Walking Distance to DT Knox
4.9/5Exceptional! (61 reviews)
Super unique

"What a fun way to stay in knoxville!! Drinking coffee every morning on the river was beautiful and the boat was very cozy. Also very dog friendly! Theres a riverwalk right across from the boat that was perfect!"…"

Reviewed on 3 Dec 2020

Magnificent 70' Houseboat with Roof Top Party Deck Walking Distance to DT Knox
SoKno Wilderness House
0.2 mi from Ijams Nature Center
The price is £417 per night from 8 Mar to 9 Mar
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Enjoyed our stay!

"Very quiet, clean neighborhood home down the street from Ijams Nature Center hiking trails. Short drive to downtown. About an hour from Gatlinburg entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jan 2021

SoKno Wilderness House
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Hotel Knoxville
3.5 out of 5
1.1 mi from Ijams Nature Center
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3.9/5Very Good! (464 reviews)

"Honestly, we cancelled our reservation once we got to the property. I am assuming that the hotel Is under renovation. The rooms were not clean and other guests standing in the lobby were complaining about bed bugs. The staff was courteous and understood our stance and canceled our reservation without ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2020

Hotel Knoxville
Log home on 50 acres. Private, convenient, beautiful. A little bit of paradise.
4.9/5Exceptional! (28 reviews)
Great place to stay!

"Jane and Cas showed us great hospitality. They helped our kids have a awesome white Christmas. Very friendly. Will stay with them everytime we visit Pigeon Forge."…"

Reviewed on 29 Dec 2020

Log home on 50 acres. Private, convenient, beautiful. A little bit of paradise.
River View Home in Downtown Knoxville
0.8 mi from Ijams Nature Center
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Helpful host

"From the very beginning the host was quick to answer any questions I had. Also, the host was gracious enough to let me check out a little late. Great place to stay! It was an enjoyable and smooth experience from beginning to end."…"

Reviewed on 17 Sep 2020

River View Home in Downtown Knoxville
BEAUTIFULLY RENOVATED HOUSEBOAT on Tennessee River  (**Boat cannot be moved**)
5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Houseboat Getaway

"We had all the comforts of home on this cozy, very well furnished and beautifully updated houseboat set in a great location. Compliments to the owner who provides everything you need and many things you will really appreciate. We were welcomed by Angie at check-in and given a detailed tour and guidance ..."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb 2021

BEAUTIFULLY RENOVATED HOUSEBOAT on Tennessee River (**Boat cannot be moved**)
SoKno River View Craftsman
0.9 mi from Ijams Nature Center
The price is £463 per night from 30 Mar to 31 Mar
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Knoxville home

"House was nice water pressure was not to great neighborhood was so so"…"

Reviewed on 7 Jan 2021

SoKno River View Craftsman
Hilton Knoxville
3.5 out of 5
1.2 mi from Ijams Nature Center
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £100 per night from 5 Mar to 6 Mar
4.3/5Excellent! (975 reviews)

"Great location and within walking distance to market square for some great food. Rooms were neat and very clean."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2021

Hilton Knoxville
Spacious East Knoxville Duplex
2.1 mi from Ijams Nature Center
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Large home with plenty of space and great communication from property management

"Large, clean home with plenty of space. We found the place to be exactly as advertised and were happy to extend our stay. Great communication from property management including quick responses and flexibility has been greatly appreciated."…"

Reviewed on 31 Mar 2020

Spacious East Knoxville Duplex
Apartment near downtown Knoxville area!
Cozy Studio Apartment in downtown Knoxville area!
The price is £332 per night from 23 Mar to 24 Mar
Cozy Studio Apartment in downtown Knoxville area!
Luxury Knoxville Penthouse- Steps to Market Square
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4.9/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
Perfect location

"Great property with an awesome view right in the middle of it all! It had everything we needed and more! Check-in and out was simple and we felt very safe in the building where you had to have a code to ride the elevator and get into the building. Communication with the property manager was excellent ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

Luxury Knoxville Penthouse- Steps to Market Square
New Secluded Cabin. Quiet, Private Drive
1.8 mi from Ijams Nature Center
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4.6/5Exceptional! (36 reviews)
loved this cabin

"by far one of the best cabin I have rented love the place can wait to next year will be back for sure thanks alot"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan 2021

New Secluded Cabin. Quiet, Private Drive
Ben Hur Small 1b. East Knoxville
Residence Inn by Marriott Knoxville Downtown
3 out of 5
1.2 mi from Ijams Nature Center
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £107 per night from 7 Mar to 8 Mar
4.7/5Exceptional! (39 reviews)
Great location!

"Despite covid restrictions- an enjoyable stay!"…"

Reviewed on 8 Sep 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Knoxville Downtown
Courtyard by Marriott Knoxville Downtown
3 out of 5
1.2 mi from Ijams Nature Center
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £93 per night from 3 Mar to 4 Mar
4.6/5Exceptional! (183 reviews)

"Great Experience and Location. Knoxville is super cute!"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2021

Courtyard by Marriott Knoxville Downtown
Downtownriverviews Walk to Market Sq & Utget 3 Night Beach Trip by Booking
The price is £220 per night from 22 Mar to 23 Mar
4.6/5Wonderful! (14 reviews)
Quaint Historical Apartment

"My husband and I really enjoyed our stay. Apartment is walking distance to resturants, bars, music and the river walk. Bring a comfy sweater or sweatshirt to wear while snuggling on the couch. This is a lovely historical building and it can be a little cool in the evening. Furniture was comfortable ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb 2021

Downtownriverviews Walk to Market Sq & Utget 3 Night Beach Trip by Booking
Downtown River Viewsmarketsquareneylandgay St
0.9 mi from Ijams Nature Center
The price is £154 per night from 15 Mar to 16 Mar
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)
Weekend Getaway

"Great place in a great location. Walking distance to market square and nice water views."…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2020

Downtown River Viewsmarketsquareneylandgay St
Swanky Downtown Loft Near UT
1 mi from Ijams Nature Center
The price is £431 per night from 7 Mar to 8 Mar
Swanky Downtown Loft Near UT
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Ijams Nature Center is located in an area of Knoxville known for its bar scene, sporting events and lively festivals. Knoxville is home to 129 hotels and other accommodation options, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying near Ijams Nature Center

You can choose from one of 44 hotels and other lodging options within 5 miles of Ijams Nature Center, including these options:

  • Hyatt Place Knoxville Downtown: This 3-star hotel features a 24-hour fitness centre, a bar and a coffee shop. Our customers like its bar and central location.
  • Crowne Plaza Hotel Knoxville Downtown University: With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its bar and central location.
  • Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown: This 3.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool and free WiFi. Our customers like its overall value and central location.

Things to see and do near Ijams Nature Center

After you've visited Ijams Nature Center, you can discover the sights within a few miles of the area.

Study the collections at Beck Cultural Exchange Center, Women's Basketball Hall of Fame or Civil War Gateway. Market Square, Mabry Hazen House and James White Fort are monuments to see when you're exploring the area around Ijams Nature Center. You can catch a show at Tennessee Theatre, Bijou Theater and Clarence Brown Theatre.

University of Tennessee, Knoxville Civic Auditorium and Coliseum and Neyland Stadium are a few additional nearby sights. Thompson Boiling Arena is also located 3.3 mi from Ijams Nature Center, and Knoxville Zoo is 3.7 mi away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Ijams Nature Center?
Ijams Nature Center is located in an area of Knoxville known for its bar scene, sporting events and lively festivals. You’ll find 110 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
What's the best hotel to stay near Ijams Nature Center?
Hyatt Place Knoxville Downtown is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. It’s located 3 mi (4.8 km) from Ijams Nature Center. Other good options within 5 miles include The Tennessean Personal Luxury Hotel and Hilton Knoxville.
How many hotels can I expect to find close to Ijams Nature Center?
Expedia has 110 hotels and other accommodation options a few miles from Ijams Nature Center.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Ijams Nature Center, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the best deals in Ijams Nature Center.
What can I see and do near Ijams Nature Center?
Knoxville Museum of Art, Mabry Hazen House and Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame feature captivating exhibits. Tennessee Theatre, Bijou Theater and Ramsey House Plantation are well-known local landmarks worth a visit. You can enjoy live performances at Clarence Brown Theatre and Knoxville Children’s Theatre.

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