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BEST WESTERN PLUS Gen X Inn

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Napier
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Our room was quite spacious, the bed very comfortable, large bathroom, good location, staff friendly and helpful, everything and everywhere clean. About the only thing we didn't like were the breakfast eggs, very easily avoided. Would definitely stay there again

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I came to this hotel at nearly midnight after leaving another hotel due to issues with my room. Upon arrival I was greeted very nicely and checked into my room very swiftly. My room was very clean and the bed was like sleeping on a cloud. It was so comfortable in fact that I overslept the next morning. The breakfast... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A clean and comfortable place. The staff was very accommodating and polite. The motel is a close and convenient car ride to downtown. There was plenty to do and see in Memphis and the staff was totally helpful in recommending local points of interest - highly recommend this place!

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Gen X Inn is my ONLY hotel of choice in Memphis! The staff is unparalleled, and the amenities are spot-on. They have updated the rooms since I last stayed here. The upgrades make this place all the better. They have a fenced, well-lit parking lot. Elise and Linda are AWESOME! You can't go wrong here.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for first leg of our US trip in Memphis. Very clean, comfortable beds and friendly & helpful staff. Well located for access to downtown taxi travel circa. $10. Breakfast basic and same every day, but does the trick to set you up for day. All round nice hotel.

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Dover, De
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked 3 nights here as some reviews said it was close to the downtown area Well, it is a hike to downtown and we found out after first night that you can find parking in Memphis later in day without having to feed the meters. This is a really nice hotel, front staff and household help were so helpful... More 

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Fairview Heights, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

Upon checking into the hotel the staff was nice and helpful. Our room was clean and roomy. Breakfast was good and staff at breakfast was kind and helpful too. The beds were awesome and comfortable. The driveway to the parking lot was a bit narrow but not a problem unless someone pulled in at the door and blocked the entrance... More 

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Greenbrier, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Not being familiar with midtown Memphis I trusted Tripadvisor and made a 5 day reservation at the BW GenX for orientation at University of TN HSC. I was not disappointed!!! The hotel was super clean, the continental breakfast was very good with fruit, boiled eggs, waffles, etc... and the staff was excellent!!!. The hotel parking is surrounded by a tall... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

Chose to stay here during a long trip based on the reviews. It was exactly what I expected from a Best Western. It looks like the hotel has been updated recently. We got there much earlier than expected and we had no problem with an early check-in. Location is great as it was less than 10 minutes from all the... More 

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Thank MissyCW
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Have used this hotel MANY times, specially during events and have never had issues. They can get transportation quickly if needed and the rooms are always very clean and the staff is super nice. This is my favorite hotel to use when going downtown because it is close enough to enjoy, but just far enough to not have to hear... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Gen X Inn

Address: 1177 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-2202
Location: United States > Tennessee > Memphis
Price Range: $126 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Gen X Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
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Gen x Hotel
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#29 Business Hotel in Memphis
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