Put simply, Memphis rocks. Known as the “Home of the Blues” and the “Birthplace of Rock and Roll”, Memphis, TN is a thriving hub of live music and talented performers. From the bustling venues on Beale Street to the winding banks of the Mississippi River, the city is alive with sound, color and musical history.
Elvis fans will want to make their way to Graceland, the famous white-columned mansion decorated in the King’s own quirky style, and the Sun Studio where Elvis recorded his first songs. Step out of your Memphis hotel and treat your ears to the Museum of American Soul Music, with exhibits commemorating the notable names and unsung virtuosos that helped to shape the history of music in the country. The Rock n’ Soul Museum is another must-visit for even casual music fans, with exhibits and artifacts that will have you reaching for that air-guitar and recalling favorite tunes from years past.
There’s more to the city than just music, of course. The National Civil Rights Museum retells the important history of the Civil Rights Movement, paying tribute to heroes like Martin Luther King Jr.. Hop the Main Street Trolley for a ride through the city’s vibrant core, or stop by the iconic Orpheum Theatre for a tour of one of the city’s most famous venues. The Dixon Gallery and Gardens offers a splash of green in the heart of the city, with rotating exhibits and impressive impressionist artwork in beautiful surrounds. For animal lovers, the Memphis Zoo is a great way to spend a day with the kids, while the Shelby Farms Park will delight walkers, joggers, and anyone looking to get out and enjoy some fresh air.
Whether you’ve come for the music or you’re in town to unwind, you’ll find the best value in accommodation at one of our IHG hotels in Memphis. With friendly staff and comfortable rooms near all of the city’s best attractions, you’ll never be far from the things you want to do or the places you want to see.
Our affordable Memphis meeting hotel is conveniently located in downtown Memphis, Tennessee and is a short block away from the Cook Convention Center. Our downtown Memphis hotel offers quick access to all the local attractions that make Memphis unique.
Russwood Park Sports Bar and Grill open daily. Enjoy a game while dining with us for lunch or dinner featuring eight flat screen TVs. The new Coffee Corner featuring hot and cold coffees, lattes, and frozen blends.
Planning a meeting? Take in breathtaking views from our 15th floor Ballrooms for up to 250 people.
This all-suite Holiday Inn® Hotel at the University of Memphis boasts over 14,000-square feet of meeting space. We're adjacent to the University of Memphis' Fogelman Executive Conference Center which is accredited by the International Association of Conference Centers. These quality facilities seamlessly cooperate to offer the best meeting and social environment available.
Following an almost one year design transformation and a multi-million dollar investment, the Holiday Inn Memphis Airport Hotel and Conference Center has completed an extensive renovation that will upgrade the distinctive property to a new level of comfort and convenience. New Restaurant, Lounge, guest rooms and over 33,000 sq ft of flexible meeting space that includes a 10,800 sq ft ballroom.
With our spacious rooms, complimentary steam room, and enlarged gazebo with grills, guests will find this gem a home away from home! We also provide complimentary shuttle service to the Memphis Int'l Airport along with complimentary wi-fi internet and HD television!