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Hotels Near Sun Studio - Sun Studio Tennessee

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Opened by rock pioneer Sam Phillips in 1950, Sun Studio has become known as the birthplace of rock 'n' roll. Located in the heart of Memphis at 706 Union Avenue, the building was originally called Memphis Recording Service and is perhaps most well-known for playing host to Elvis Presley's first recorded song. It has also been home to recordings by celebrities Little Milton, B.B. King, Johnny Cash, and Charlie Rich, among others. In addition to historically famous performers, the studio also served as a home for many lesser-known rockabilly artists.The building and ownership have undergone several transformations since its original opening, coordinating with agencies like Phillips Recording and Sun Records. After closing briefly, the original Sun Records building reopened in 1987 as not only a recording business but also a tourist attraction. It has heralded visits from famous acts such as U2, who recorded tracks there for “Rattle and Hum.” Other notable artists include Roy Orbison, Ray Harris, Warren Smith, and Jerry Lee Lewis.During your visit to Sun Studio, be sure to check out the upstairs museum, boasting much of music's storied history. You'll also find a soda fountain, gift shop, and coffee bar for you to relax in during your time here.

Lodging & Accommodations close by Sun Studio

La Quinta Inn Memphis Downtown
+1-888-690-5247
310 Union Ave., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.49 miles west of Sun Studio / ~8 minutes walking
  • Mid-scale property
Vista Inn & Suites : 265 Union Ave. 265 Union Ave., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.60 miles west of Sun Studio / ~10 minutes walking
  • 2 star Downtown hotel
  • 72 rooms in property
Quality Inn
+1-800-881-1523
42 South Camilla St., Memphis, TN 38104 ~0.69 miles east of Sun Studio / ~12 minutes walking
  • 2 star Downtown hotel
  • Check in time: 2:00 PM
  • Floor was not totally clean
  • Relatively new rooms
Doubletree by Hilton Memphis Downtown 185 Union Ave., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.75 miles west of Sun Studio / ~13 minutes walking
  • The Doubletree Hotel Memphis Downtown has everything you need for a comfortable stay, regardless of your reason for visiting. Located just 15 minutes from Memphis International Airport, the hotel's prime location in the heart of the city is within minutes of the Music Hall of Fame, Sun Studio, and much more. Each spacious guest room at the Doubletree Hotel Memphis Downtown offers cable television with HBO, high-speed wireless Internet, two telephones, a hairdryer, and clock radio. The hotel also boasts an outdoor pool, fitness center, and in-house restaurant to satisfy your every craving.
  • Four-star Downtown property
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • Fantastic service
  • Terrific location
From$129
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Econo Lodge Downtown Memphis 22 North 3rd St., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.77 miles northwest of Sun Studio / ~13 minutes walking
  • Cheap Downtown property
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
  • Air conditioner leaked
  • No laundry facility
Hotel Napoleon An Ascend Hotel Collection Member 179 Madison Ave., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.77 miles west of Sun Studio / ~13 minutes walking
  • Four-star property
  • Check in time: 11:00
Hampton Inn & Suites at Beale Street 175 Peabody Place, Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.80 miles west of Sun Studio / ~14 minutes walking
  • Midscale Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has 35 suites
From$149
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Westin Memphis Beale Street : 170 Lt. George West Lee Ave. 170 Lt. George West Lee Ave., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.81 miles west of Sun Studio / ~14 minutes walking
  • The friendly service and spacious accommodations at the Westin Memphis Beale Street hotel provide you with everything you need for a comfortable stay during your time in this vibrant city. Featuring an array of amenities, including luxurious linens, a pillow-top bed, refrigerator, and flat-screen television, the smoke-free hotel sets the standard for downtown hotels. The Westin Memphis Beale Street is just minutes from a wide variety of restaurants, museums, and event venues, including Sun Studio. During your stay at the hotel, you will also have access to a fitness center and business center.
  • High-end Downtown hotel
  • 21 suites in hotel
  • Food is all right
  • Disappointing internet connection
From$169
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The Peabody 149 Union Ave., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.81 miles west of Sun Studio / ~14 minutes walking
  • Considered the finest hospitality in Memphis, the historic The Peabody is an oasis of Southern charm and innovative design. Its unrivaled service and luxurious accommodations guarantee you the perfect home away from home. Each of the 464 renovated guest rooms and suites feature an array of amenities, including high-speed Internet, cable television, an executive work desk, in-room safe, and complimentary daily newspaper. The The Peabody is just a short drive from several top attractions such as Sun Studio, the Orpheum Theatre, and the National Civil Rights Museum.
  • Four star Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has 464 rooms
  • Furniture needs more attention
  • Friendly service
From$149
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Holiday Inn Downtown Memphis - Memphis 160 Union Ave., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.82 miles west of Sun Studio / ~14 minutes walking
  • 3-star Downtown hotel
  • Fitness center on property
The Exchange Guest Suites in Memphis 9 North 2nd St., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.87 miles west of Sun Studio / ~15 minutes walking
  • Midscale Downtown property
  • 60 suites in hotel
Best Western Plus Gen X Inn : 1177 Madison Ave. 1177 Madison Ave., Memphis, TN 38104 ~0.89 miles east of Sun Studio / ~15 minutes walking
  • Best Western Plus Gen X Inn, which celebrated its grand opening in 2006, is one of the trendy new additions to downtown Memphis. Each of the boutique hotel's 32 guest rooms, all smoke-free, offer a contemporary design accented with luxurious linens. In addition to standard amenities, a refrigerator, satellite television, and DVD player are provided. The Best Western Plus Gen X Inn is located along the Madison Avenue Trolley line, providing guests with transportation to several of the city's top attractions, including Sun Studio, Graceland, and the Memphis Zoo.
  • Cheap Convention Center property
  • 5 floors in hotel
  • Fair breakfast prices
  • Most guests liked the proximity to sightseeing
Residence Inn Memphis Downtown 110 Monroe, Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.89 miles west of Sun Studio / ~16 minutes walking
  • A stay at the Residence Inn Memphis Downtown will give you the ultimate in luxury. The pet-friendly hotel offers spacious suites with a fully-equipped kitchenette including a microwave, refrigerator, stove, oven, and dishwasher, in order to ensure your stay is as comfortable as possible. The Residence Inn Memphis Downtown also boasts a complimentary grocery shopping service, whirlpool, and fitness center. Nearby attractions include historic Beale Street, considered the birthplace of the blues, the Cannon Center for Performing Arts, and Sun Studio.
  • Three Star hotel
  • Hotel has 13 floors
  • Fantastic service
  • Best value for money
From$179
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Holiday Inn Express Memphis Medical Center 1180 Union Ave., Memphis, TN 38104 ~0.91 miles east of Sun Studio / ~16 minutes walking
  • Economy Downtown property
  • Check-in: 3:00 P.M
  • Close to the city
  • Breakfast and pool were good
Madison Hotel in Memphis 79 Madison Ave., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.96 miles west of Sun Studio / ~17 minutes walking
  • High-end Downtown hotel
  • 7 meeting rooms in hotel
  • Average comfort
  • City centre within easy reach, said 100%
From$129
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Springhill Suites by Marriott Memphis Downtown in Memphis 85 West Court Ave., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.97 miles northwest of Sun Studio / ~17 minutes walking
  • The excitement of Memphis's top attractions awaits you during your stay at the Springhill Suites Downtown Memphis. This spacious and stylish hotel is just a short drive from Sun Studio, Graceland, Beale Street, and many other acclaimed sites. Each guest room at the Springhill Suites Downtown Memphis features a pantry with sink, microwave, refrigerator, large desk, high-speed wireless Internet access, cable television, and a coffee maker, in order to ensure that your stay is as comfortable as possible.
  • Affordable Downtown hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 AM
  • Most guests enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby
  • Room was excellent
From$144
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Courtyard Memphis Downtown in Memphis 75 Jefferson Ave., Memphis, TN 38103 ~0.97 miles northwest of Sun Studio / ~17 minutes walking
  • Midscale Downtown property
  • Hotel has 8 floors
From$130
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Rodeway Inn in Memphis 1199 Linden Ave., Memphis, TN 38104 ~0.99 miles east of Sun Studio / ~17 minutes walking
  • 2-star Downtown property
  • 28 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$45
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Sleep Inn at Court Square : 40 North Front St. 40 North Front St., Memphis, TN 38103 ~1.02 miles northwest of Sun Studio / ~18 minutes walking
  • Centrally located off key Tennessee interstates with easy access to several of Memphis's popular attractions, including Sun Studio, the Sleep Inn Court Square guarantees that all your needs will be met during your stay in this beautiful city. The hotel is home to a fitness and business center, and also offers valet laundry services. Each spacious guest room at the Sleep Inn Court Square Hotel boasts the finest in amenities including high-speed Internet, cable television, a refrigerator, microwave, luxurious bedding, and in-room safe.
  • 2-star Downtown property
  • Check-in: 3:00 pm
  • Good value
  • Most guests found the staff to be very friendly
From$89
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Comfort Inn Downtown in Memphis 100 North Front St., Memphis, TN 38103 ~1.04 miles northwest of Sun Studio / ~18 minutes walking
  • The Comfort Inn Downtown Memphis, located along the Mississippi River in the heart of the city, offers guests nothing but the best accommodations. Each day will be started off right with a complimentary continental breakfast. Your inviting guest room offers everything you need during your stay, including satellite television, high-speed Internet, coffee maker, microwave, refrigerator, and voicemail. The Comfort Inn Downtown Memphis is centrally located near several top attractions including Sun Studio, Mud Island, and the Orpheum Theatre.
  • 3 star Downtown hotel
  • 15 floors in hotel
  • Well-maintained, according to 90%
  • Almost all guests liked the proximity to sightseeing
From$99
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1. La Quinta Inn Memphis DowntownThe La Quinta Inn Memphis Downtown is a leading 3-Star hotel located approx. 0.5 miles west of Sun Studio and approx. a 9 minute stroll. Travelers gave this hotel a guest review score of 4.5/5.Get the latest price
2. Doubletree by Hilton Memphis DowntownThe Doubletree by Hilton Memphis Downtown is an in demand 4-Star hotel located approx. 0.7 miles west of Sun Studio and approx. a 12 minute walk. With a verified guest score of 3.5/5, this makes it one of the most desirable hotels close to Sun Studio.Get the latest price
3. Hotel Napoleon An Ascend Hotel Collection MemberThe Hotel Napoleon An Ascend Hotel Collection Member is a well-liked 4 star hotel located about 0.8 miles west of Sun Studio and about a 14 min. walk by foot. With a guest review score of 4.5 out of 5, this makes it one of the most desirable hotel options near Sun Studio.Get the latest price
4. Hampton Inn & Suites at Beale StreetThe Hampton Inn & Suites at Beale Street is an attractive 3-Star hotel located about 0.8 miles west of Sun Studio and approx. a 14 minute stroll by foot. Travelers gave this hotel a verified guest score of 4.5/5.Get the latest price
5. Westin Memphis Beale StreetThe Westin Memphis Beale Street is a crowd-pleasing 4-Star hotel located ~0.8 mi. west of Sun Studio and approx. a 14 minute walk. With a verified guest score of 4/5, this makes it one of the most desirable hotel options nearby Sun Studio.Get the latest price

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