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BEST WESTERN PLUS Gen X Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1177 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104-2202 (Midtown)
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Ranked #27 of 134 hotels in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Alesha19 Springfield, Missouri, United States
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Springfield, Missouri, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First, the location is great for downtown if you don't care to drive there and pay to park. We went on a busy weekend and it was the only place we could find a room within 2 miles of the FedEx Forum. The room was decent: king bed, desk, fridge, flat screen tv, chair with ottoman, and it was clean.... More

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crossville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

large room with king beds. great breakfast. internet works good. staff helpful and friendly. very clean outside the building. no smoking hotel which is great! bathroom and vanity area good size area. breakfast had sausage, eggs biscuit, yogurt, cereal bagels, waffles, orange and apple juice boiled eggs. muffins and Danish. did see bananas. coffee with French vainilla cream. 4 types... More

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Putrajaya, Malaysia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
33 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good welcome at reception. Room was on 5th floor - very slow lift! Room was clean comfortable, the bed was very high and the fitted sheets did not fit which meant they rucked up during the night making it uncomfortable. We have had better breakfasts at other Best Westerns. It was easy to get Downtown - you could walk if... More

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Jacksonville, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was very nice to stay at. Staff went out of way to be sure that we were happy. Ample parking and close to downtown. Will stay at again when in Memphis. Breakfast is good, has hot things and cold, you can make your own waffles!

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Greenbrier, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a really nice hotel and a is a good value for the money.now Miss. Linda will take great care to see that you are happy with your stay here. She knows this place inside and out . the rooms are nice and clean with great water pressure and a great cleaning crew that keeps the sheets smelling clean... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the worst hotel or should I say motel, because it's definitely operating at a motel level. Bathroom smells, ants in room, horrible breakfast. The pictures are misleading and this hotel is not in walking distance of downtown or any other attractions. Manager Jennifer refused refund

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room: I think this used to be a university residence in its day. As such it has a very dorm like feel to the room. I could be wrong and if so there's no excuse. Needs some updating to be current. Bedding : Comfortable and clean, pillows were fine too Amenities: None! Just a bed for the night. Location :... More

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Memphis, TN, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights and visited Beale St. The Gen X is a good place to stay to visit Beale. Taxi was just over $10 and the room was about $125. All of the hotels closer to Beale were at least $200 per night. The Gen X has good, safe parking (Have to worry about that on a motorcycle in... More

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Ocala, Florida
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153 reviews 153 reviews
20 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was comfortable, quiet, and clean. The hotel is located close to the downtown Memphis area. The parking lot is fenced, and there is nothing that directly borders the hotel that raises a safety issue.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was very close to downtown Memphis and the Memphis Zoo. The room was nice. Had a refrigerator and several pillows and blankets. Comfortable bed and very friendly staff as well as a great price. I also enjoyed the breakfast. Not a ton of different foods to chose from but they were good.

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Address: 1177 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104-2202
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Location: United States > Tennessee > Memphis > Midtown
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Hotel Class:2 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Gen X Inn 2*
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