Discover things to do in West Knoxville like shopping at Turkey Creek

Ready for a family getaway? Make reservations at the Country Inn & Suites in West Knoxville, where you can experience a vibrant cultural scene and unforgettable mountain adventures. Enjoy a variety of things to do nearby, such as cheering on the Vols at the University of Tennessee’s Neyland Stadium and taking a free tour of the UT Gardens. After a great night’s sleep in one of our rooms or suites, enjoy shopping at Turkey Creek or a stroll through Concord Park, both just a few minutes away. If you’re looking for fun day trips, you can reach Dollywood and Great Smoky Mountains National Park within an hour of our hotel.

Select what to see in a map


36.84 mi / 59.28 km from the hotel
Nestled in the mountain setting of Pigeon Forge, Dolly Parton’s family-friendly amusement park is home to roller coasters, live shows, and an exciting water park.

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

38.62 mi / 62.15 km from the hotel
Venture outside and breathe in the fresh mountain air as you spend the day navigating hiking paths and mountain bike trails at this national park.

Tanger Outlets

34.13 mi / 54.92 km from the hotel
Save room in your suitcase and embark on a shopping excursion to Tanger Outlets, where you can find top designer brands at affordable prices.

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

14.3 mi / 23.01 km from the hotel
Widely recognized for its academic and athletic achievements, this iconic university rests on a sprawling, 910-acre campus and has over 31,000 students from more than 110 countries.

Turkey Creek

1.22 mi / 1.96 km from the hotel
Grab a bite to eat, catch a movie, or shop at stores like Marshalls, Hobby Lobby, Belk, and Target at the Turkey Creek shopping area.

West Town Mall

7.71 mi / 12.41 km from the hotel
With over 100 shops, many unique to Knoxville, this mall offers local gems along with your favorite retailers. Before wrapping up your visit, stop by The Cheesecake Factory for a sweet treat.

Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame

15.46 mi / 24.88 km from the hotel
Test your hoops skills and take a walk through hardwood history when you spend the day at this interactive and educational museum, which features the largest basketball in the world.

Three Rivers Rambler

13.68 mi / 22.02 km from the hotel
Tour Knoxville, tailgate, or celebrate special occasions aboard this historic train. The depot is located at University Commons near the University of Tennessee.

University of Tennessee Gardens

13.66 mi / 21.98 km from the hotel
Visit these intriguing test gardens to see how plant and flower varieties hold up in the area’s climate. You can find inspiration for your own landscaping through the beautiful displays found on the grounds.

World’s Fair Park

14.74 mi / 23.72 km from the hotel
Stroll through this picturesque park, which boasts innovative fountains as well as the original amphitheater constructed for the 1982 World’s Fair. Make your way to the observation deck of the Sunsphere for breathtaking views of the city.

Concord Park

3.79 mi / 6.11 km from the hotel
At this recreation park, you can find fun on both land and water with activities like soccer, tennis, hiking, boating, and picnicking.