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Cook Loft , 2200 Sq. Ft. Luxury Downtown Condo

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps up to 6)

Rated #1 overnight accommodation in Knoxville

The Cook Loft is a 2200 sq. ft. luxury condo with two bedrooms and 2.5 baths that rents by the night. It can sleep up to 8 and can be used for all sorts of events from UT Football games, overnight stays,parties,wedding receptions, corporate meetings, and corporate events. It can hold up to 50 people at an event.

Cook Loft is located in the heart of the financial & theater district of downtown Knoxville, TN. It is conveniently situated 4 blocks from the University of Tennessee and the Knoxville Convention Center.

My great grand father built the building in 1924 and I renovated the space in 2005.

Please be aware there is special pricing for Home Football Games. Call for more information.

Keywords: Cook Loft, Knoxville B&B

More Details

Thomas Hensley
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2018

About Thomas Hensley

Local East Tennessee native. Well traveled and moved back home in 2004. Open the Cook Loft the follow year.

Thomas Hensley purchased this condo in 1924

What makes this condo unique

The Cook Loft is a one on a kind property in Knoxville. We have many celebrities stay with us due to our relationships with the University of Tennessee, Regal Cinemas, and the Tennessee Theater. Al Green,Payton Manning, Vince Vaughn , and many others. The unit is full of extras, HD TV , fireplace, wireless internet, W/D ,Skylites, fully furnished kitchen.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thomas was an amazing host. He was so easy to communicate with, and he was always available to answer any questions. The loft itself is absolutely gorgeous. We used the space for my rehearsal dinner, which was more like a big party. It was perfect.
Oct 2014
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Downtown Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa & Futon (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Cook Loft , 2200 Sq. Ft. Luxury Downtown Condo
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews


  • 5 of 5

We just wanted to thank you for providing such a wonderful place for family and friends in downtown. We had such a great time gathering at the loft for my husband's 40th birthday and taking advantage of the phenomenal location. Your loft is truly a gem! We look forward to staying again in the near future!

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place for a big birthday party!

  • 5 of 5

We rented the loft for my mom's 70th bday. The owner, Tom, was great to work with from the very start... Working with me on several special requests. The space was beautiful and everyone remarked that it was the perfect space for our 50-ish guests between the ages of 4-80! There was plenty of room for food, a drink station, conversation space and a makeshift dance floor! Lots of parking nearby too! No complaints! Highly recommend!!

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2015
  • Stayed: November 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your revue. Please come back soon.
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Great Party Venue!

  • 5 of 5

We hosted our work Fall Party here and it turned out amazing! Plenty of room for 30+ people to eat and mingle. There was also room for catered dinner and a bar. Will definitely rent the loft again for our next function!

  • Submitted: Dec 2, 2015
  • Stayed: November 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
11 Miles
McGhee Tyson Airport

As of 01/20/2014 we were ranked the number 1 accommodation for overnight stay in Knoxville


Ranked #1 of 91 hotels in Knoxville

5.0 of 5 stars 25 Reviews

A recent review

“Wonderful place to stay!”

5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago

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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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