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Peabody Hotel

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Address: 149 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38103
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+1 901-529-4000

Famous for the procession of the ducks every day at 11 a.m.

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Duck duck goose

Stayed here and loved it. When we were here there were ducks wandering around the hotel. Very cool. I will be back.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Collingwood, Canada
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Collingwood, Canada
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89 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed here and loved it. When we were here there were ducks wandering around the hotel. Very cool. I will be back.

Thank Doris151
athens, alabama
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A very classy property rich in Southern Hospitality and the wait staff are professional, courteous and attentive. Great value and Cheaper than the cheesy Beale Street down the street (don't bother).. The Peabody is the delightful in an otherwise dismal touristy area of town! It's first class... you'll be thankful for visiting...

Thank johnkims
East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Popped in for a hot chocolate to warm up in the snow and caught the duck parade as well, Nice lobby, lovely staff, would like to stay one day!

Thank Deefox
Casscoe, Arkansas, United States
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From the spring-summer roof top happy hours to the daily March of the ducks in the lobby fountain. You must stop in for a drink, have dinner, do some upscale souvenir shopping or stay in a lovingly updated historic room.

Thank Celeste R
Needham, Massachusetts
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84 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were they and thought we should do it, so we did. It was nice to have a (pricey) drink in the beautiful lobby, but as the crowds poured in and the noise level rose, it was no longer relaxing. The ring master had a tough time getting the ducks to leave the fountain. Maybe it was a bad day,... More 

Thank 8585rachel
Atlanta, Georgia
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30 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I typically love this hotel. Having said this this time was I felt they took huge advantage. We arrived early (around 1) and were told no rooms ready in our category. They proceeded to up sell the concierge floor which of course they said was ready for and extra $90 a night. The room was no nicer and you got... More 

Thank DanDebHoward
Leeds, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Peabody Hotel primarily to watch the ducks walk at 5pm. I wish we had arrived much earlier and secured a better viewing position as the place was crowded and noisy. We were somewhat disappointed when the ducks simply walked from the fountain to the elevator, we had expected them to parade around a little longer, it was... More 

Thank EnglishroseEngland
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're in Memphis, take the time to visit The Peabody...even if you're not staying there! This was my first time visiting during the Christmas Holiday, and it was gorgeous. Whether you're here for the history (Elvis Presley signed his November, 1955 RCA recording contract in the hotel lobby) or you're bring the kids to see the ducks, it's worth... More 

Thank Anna H
San Jacinto, California
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In the lobby there is a pianist playing waltz's and great music. The environment is so calm and you fill like your somewhere else far away. This is worth every dollar. It is pricey, but worth it to relax and enjoy your surroundings.

Thank Havingfun409
Toronto, ON Canada
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54 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Please please please don't hesitate to book here. You must experience this once-in-a-lifetime style hotel that truly takes you back with its timeless elegance and southern hospitality. From arrival to departure, our experience was seamless. We opted out of the valet parking option but the valet staff still assisted us with our luggage and ensured we found the check-in area... More 

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