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Colonial Inn & Suites

1.5 of 5 Motel   |   1952 East Shelby Drive, Memphis, TN 38116 (McKellar - Whitehaven-Levi PD)
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

I booked this hotel online to be close to the airport (which it is) and didn't think it would be that bad. The experience we had with the hotel and staff compelled me to write this review so that other travelers think twice before they decide to stay there. At multiple points during our one night stay we debated paying... More 

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Callahan, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

Me and my wife stayed two nights. The room was nice and clean and the staff and managment were very nice. We would recomend Colonial inn to all of our friends and any travelers going to memphis.The only problem was there is no breakfast but we had a coffee pot in our room. So for the price and good night... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Though my fiance and I have stayed here before, this last time was the worst!!! the room we were assigned was very unsatisfactory and nasty to say the least; the floors were so filthy and nasty, the door to the room barely looked closed and was about two to three inches from the floor where bugs and element could come... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

The people here show you they want you to return and they try to keep the rooms clean. I have been here several times this year because I travel with my work. They are doing soom upgrades to the property and do there best to keep there rooms clean. The management does everything they can to make your stay away... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2011

Was in town for two days .it has new owners the rooms have been remodeled had cable,room was clean,hardly no noise all night, internet was kinda slow but on the bright side felt very safe coming and going since they also had an armed gaurd in the parking lot all night. So yes for the price ill definatly be back

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Beebe, Arkansas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2010

The room wasn't all that bad but nothing like the pictures showed.The air barely made the room comfortable but if you moved around to much you would be sweating. The person we booked the room with told us they had a swim pool. My husband ask the man twice and he said yes so we booked the room. We got... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2009

the pictures on the internet shows a nice and peaceful place,but the inside is a hold diffrent story.the carpet is dirty,the bath room tubs has mold around them,the beds have holes in the comforters and smell like mold.the only good thing about this place was the parking lot.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2009

Although this hotel is a bit old, the rooms were clean. If you are looking for a place to lie your head down for the night, then this is the place. If you are looking for pampering, then this is not the place. Very close to airport and convenient to the Interstate and tourist attractions. It was just what we... More 

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Thousand Oaks, CA
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2008

I have to agree with the most recent review. I wasn't frightened to be in the room, and was fine during the day. I did not feel like my (rental) car was in any peril. However, like a lot of places, I wouldn't walk around the streets at night. Very close to the 55 freeway, minutes to Graceland, a few... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2008

The reviews that say this hotel is unsafe or a rip off are not the experience we had. I wouldn't go walking around the neighborhood alone at night but the hotel itself seemed fine. The room was very clean. Sheets and bedding seemed new. There was even free breakfast. There was some traffic noise and occasionally we could hear planes... More 

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Address: 1952 East Shelby Drive, Memphis, TN 38116
Location: United States > Tennessee > Memphis > McKellar - Whitehaven-Levi PD
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Colonial Inn & Suites 1.5*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Colonial Hotel Memphis
Colonial Motel Memphis

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