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Travel, Hotel, and Accommodations

The University of Tennessee is located in downtown Knoxville, Tennessee, just off I-40 (exit 387). The local airport is McGhee Tyson (TYS), which is about 20-25 minutes by car from the university and downtown Knoxville. Metered taxi fare between the airport and hotel runs about $35.00.

Blocks of hotel rooms at a special conference rates are have reserved at the Four Points by Sheraton and the Hilton Garden Inn Knoxville. Additional, limited accommodations are also available with UT Housing. All accommodation options are an easy 15 minute or less walk to the UT College of Law (conference venue), Strong Hall (Department of Anthropology), and to many restaurants, bars, and shops in the downtown and UT campus areas.


Four Points by Sheraton

Address: 1109 White Avenue Knoxville, Tennessee, 37916 United States

Phone: (865) 971-4663

Block Rate Check in: February 7, 2018, 3:00 PM

Block Rate Check out: February 13, 2018, 12:00 PM

Available Rooms: single (1 king bed) $96/night; double (2 queen beds) $106/night

Must reserve by or cancel reservations by: January 7, 2018

Booking Directions:

Group Name: DDHR Conference

Code: DDB07A

To make reservations please use the following link:

https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1708146423&key=3706AE1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Hilton Garden Inn Knoxville/University

Address: 1706 Cumberland Avenue, Knoxville, Tennessee, 37916, USA

Phone: (865) 437-5500

Block Rate Check in: February 7, 2018, 3:00 PM

Block Rate Check out: February 13, 2018, 12:00 PM

Available Rooms: single (1 king bed) $149/night; double (2 queen beds) $159/night

Must reserve by or cancel reservations by: January 17, 2018

Booking Directions:

Group Name: University of Tennessee Dept of Anthropology-Attendees

Code: ANT

To make reservations please use the following link:

http://hiltongardeninn.hilton.com/en/gi/groups/personalized/T/TYSKNGI-ANT-20180207/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG

 

 

 

 

 


University of Tennessee Guest Housing

Address: 1525 White Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37916

Location: on campus behind the law school in Volunteer Hall

Dates available: February 7-12, 2018

Rooms available: four (4) – two bed (full-size)/ one bathroom apartments $50/night; one (1) three bed (full-size)/ one bathroom $50/night

Special Note: Each of these accommodations is a shared bathroom, full kitchen, laundry available, each total apartment is $50/night therefore for a two bedroom each person pays $25/night,

To Book: Must contact University of Tennessee Conference Housing (865) 974-1867

 

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