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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Talbot Heirs Guesthouse is a gem find. Great location in close proximity to Beal Street and major downtown Memphis attractions. Managers Sandy and Tom are the most welcoming and friendliest of people. They are very hands on and attentive to ensure their guests are comfortable with the accommodation and with getting around the downtown area. The Guesthouse is definitely nothing...

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SURREY ENGLAND
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Yes it's all true ! We can only endorse all the great reports you'll see elsewhere! Location is spot on - so close to Beale Street & lots of restaurants (Flying Fish - just downstairs is well worth a visit). Rooms are excellent - everything you could need (cooker/microwave/fridge/tv/cd player etc) - complimentary tea & coffee /cereals/milk/juice/biscotti - comfy beds/lovely...

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New Smyrna
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We were looking for something not of the chain variety and we came up with this gem! Tom and Sandy were great hosts. Tom met us at the curb and helped get our bags inside. Check in was a breeze. We just had to move the car to the off site, but very close, parking garage. Our room was perfect....

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London
Reviewed 26 June 2016

There's a reason why Talbot Heirs has so many glowing reviews - it deserves them. The rooms are all like mini apartments with a well-stocked kitchenette, bathroom and living area. Little extras like a bottle of beer in the fridge, snack bars and tea and coffee made it even more special. The location couldn't be more perfect. Slap bang in...

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Batesville, Arkansas
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I'd seen the door before, and seen the name, though never stayed here. My husband and I decided that Memphis would be nice for our anniversary. Talbot Heirs Guesthouse is perfectly located - across from the Peabody, a block from Huey's - right in the middle of everything. All of the rooms are upstairs - ours looked out on the...

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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I just returned from a short visit to Memphis where we combined some tourist activities and family visits. A friend of ours who is a retired employee for Fed Ex advised us to stay at Talbot Heirs, a guest house located central to Memphis and its attractions. At his advice, we selected one of their eight guest...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 June 2016

When we arrived after a five our car trip, we certainly didn't expect to feel relaxed and happy checking in. Tom and Sandy are B&B pros; warm, helpful, charismatic people who quickly feel like old friends. This is the only guesthouse we've stayed in, usually preferring the privacy of a hotel or airbnb, but we were lured in by the...

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Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I just took a job in Memphis and, arriving 5 days ago, needed a place to stay until my apartment was ready. I consulted Yelp in advance and, on the strength of the reviews, booked my stay at Talbot Heirs. So glad that I did!!! The great Yelp reviews are spot on. The hospitality of Tom and Sandy is second-to-none....

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Stayed two nights on our southern road trip. A unique B and B right downtown. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The rooms are more like suites. A little old school but really comfortable and clean. Walking distance to Beale Street and the Civil Rights Museum. Also walking distance to Sun Records and their shuttle to Graceland. Jerry is a wonderful...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 27 May 2016

This little gem, hidden amongst the bustling Beale Street area is the perfect hideaway outside of the main stream, a stone's throw from Beale Street. Cozy 'kitch' and clean! Bed, pillows and sheets were incredibly comfortable and after a long exhausting drive, there is nothing better than crawling into comfort and sleeping like a baby. The shower was the best....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At Talbot Heirs Guesthouse we provide spacious, comfortable, more creative accommodations suited to a variety of travelers. We are located in the heart of downtown Memphis, within walking distance of Beale Street, fine dining and a variety of entertainment. Our mission is to provide privacy, hospitality and the personal service you deserve when away from home. All of our suites have full kitchens that are stocked with complimentary breakfast items. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Talbot Heirs Guesthouse

Address: 99 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103-3026
Region: United States > Tennessee > Memphis
Price Range: RM665 - RM1,108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Talbot Heirs Guesthouse Hotel Memphis
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“All rooms seem good - More money gets you more room”
  • TV on left Door on Right Bathroom behind
  • Room 5 view from bathroom area
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 of 5 bubbles Garnett47, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Suite 2 with grand piano”
 of 5 bubbles ebw48, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Odd number rooms have an outside area (no view but nice extension to your space).”
 of 5 bubbles cmfoster3, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Odd numbered suites are quiet and have an outdoor balcony (no view)”
 of 5 bubbles Fortiche1, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Some suites are adjacent to an alley which can be noisy through the night. We stayed in suite 5 which was extremely quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 344KenM, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
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