Memphis >Lodging > Super 8 Motel Downtown Graceland
340 W Illinois Ave, Memphis, TN | Directions 3810635.124111 -90.073163
Neighborhoods: Southside, South Memphis Planning Dist
Good view of the abandoned military hospital (especially at night, with the chirp of insects) and far enough from the road for there to be no real noise
Good night sleep and close to interstate for quick getaway the next morning.
Stayed here with my family in 2013 and I must say that we had a wonderful experience staying at the motel for 10 days, yes 10 days. So I feel that I can give a general overview of the motel as we were just not there overnight. Yes it is dated, no it not luxurious but as a family on a budget it suited our needs perfectly. Mike the manager and the rest of the staff treated us like family and were very kind in ferrying us around for a small charge at the drop of a hat. As a wrestling fan I wanted to see a live pay per view while in America, Mike went out of his way to take my family and I at least 20 miles away so that we could watch it in a sports bar and then picked us up later on. Breakfast was basic but sufficient and our rooms clean and very comfy beds, all in all we had a fabulous time in Memphis and the motel suited our needs, we even found our own route by the river to walk to Beale Street from the motel, which was located opposite the marvelous Mississippi, and had no problems whatsoever. Thanks Mike we had a great time and would come back and stay at your place without hesitation.
Stayed here for two nights in January 2014 and paid $40 a night and had a great experience. The hotel staff was really friendly and eager to help. My boyfriend and I were only in town to see Graceland and had some extra time to spend and the staff was great with giving us tips on things to do, they even had a shuttle to Beale St, which was great. Our room was clean and it smelled good, the beds were comfy and the shower worked really well, which was a pleasant surprise. Overall, we had a great experience and I would definitely recommend this hotel.
We stayed at this hotel for 2 weeks - a long stay in the Memphis area. The hotel was fine. It was clean, comfortable and the owner and staff were friendly. We booked this hotel for price and then checked the reviews - we were worried after reading the majority of reviews but the hotel was fine. You need a very short taxi ride into Beale and downtown but the hotel offer a cheap transfer service. We found them expensive for a ride further afield but helpful with advice on the area. Rooms are old and in some need of redecoration but ok for basic accommodation needs. We would stay there again if in this area in the future.
We were very pleased with the Super 8 downtown in Memphis. It was excellent. The staff was very friendly and accomodating. It was very easy to find, right off I-55. They were very accomodating in putting us in a ground floor room, which we requested. The building itself was nice, it seemed a little old but it had good character. It is next to a lovely park that is right on the Mississippi River. Beautiful. The continental breakfast was very nice, the breakfast area was clean and kept well stocked. I would highly recommend this motel to anyone traveling through the Memphis, TN area.
Took the mega bus from Atlanta ($5.00) for a long weekend trip to Memphis. Location was a long walk from bus station, but nice to walk after sitting on a bus for 7 hours. Staff let us check in early. Basic accommodations with breakfast included. You can't beat the price-$38.00 a night.
Value-conscious hotel with the sunburst sign provides basic amenities to ensure travelers a comfortable stay. – In Short
This nationwide chain promises value-added amenities to its guests. King and two-queen guest rooms offer clock radios, hair dryers, shampoo, televisions with HBO or Showtime and complimentary copies of USA Today. The property is inspected three times a year for quality by an independent quality assurance team and assigned a Sunburst rating, so travelers can rest assured that their accommodations are clean and comfortable.
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