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1404, 2017

Planning A Beautiful Graceland Wedding In Memphis, Tennessee

By | April 14th, 2017|Hotel|Comments Off on Planning A Beautiful Graceland Wedding In Memphis, Tennessee

When it comes to celebrating your union of everlasting love, what better way is there than at Elvis’ Guest House at Graceland in Memphis, Tennessee? We would love to celebrate with you and invite you to have your wedding ceremony and reception with us here in Graceland. We’ll provide the rock and roll theme, you provide the passionate love of a couple that wants to spend the rest of their lives together. Beautiful, memorable weddings are best executed on with the right plans in place. Include the colonial ambiance, mix that with a legendary icon, and unparalleled service, and you [...]

3003, 2017

StyleBlueprint – The Guest House at Graceland: A Rockin’ Haven Fit for a King

By | March 30th, 2017|Hotel|Comments Off on StyleBlueprint – The Guest House at Graceland: A Rockin’ Haven Fit for a King

Elvis Presley fans might be the best ever. They’re down-to-earth, friendly, loyal and just the right kind of interesting. On top of that, they come from nearly every continent and age group. At The Guest House at Graceland, though, fandom isn’t required. In fact, the Memphis resort hotel, which opened in October 2016, was designed for the Elvis impersonator and the suspicious-minded visitor alike. Of course, there are subtle nods to the King, but they have been executed with tasteful nuance. No gaudy jumpsuits to be found — unless you count the pointed backs of the lobby chairs. According to [...]

3003, 2017

Forbes – How To Spend Two Perfect Days In Memphis

By | March 30th, 2017|Hotel|Comments Off on Forbes – How To Spend Two Perfect Days In Memphis

Because of a fellow named Elvis Aaron Presley, Memphis’ place in musical lore is secure. Dig a little deeper than Graceland in the liner notes, though, and you’ll uncover a list with so many other monumental names (Aretha Franklin, W.C. Handy, Al Green) that you start to get all shook up by the city’s true historical significance. Blues City celebrates its place in the sonic sphere every year with the month-long Memphis in May extravaganza, with the Beale Street Music Festival being the headlining event. This year’s showing on May 5 to 7 will feature behemoths in rock (Kings of [...]

2103, 2017

16 Sweet Things to Do in Memphis for March Madness

By | March 21st, 2017|Activities, Traveling|Comments Off on 16 Sweet Things to Do in Memphis for March Madness

In town for the NCAA tournament? These 16 Memphis attractions are a slam dunk for fun between the hoops action! Graceland: No visit to Memphis is complete with a pilgrimage to the home of the King. In addition to Elvis Presley’s mansion, grounds, and museums, Graceland also features a new entertainment complex and of course resort accommodations at the Guest House. A post shared by Elvis Presley's Graceland (@visitgraceland) on Jan 16, 2017 at 8:29am PST   The National Civil Rights Museum: Housed in the Memphis hotel where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. spent his final hours pursuing his dream [...]

2003, 2017

Memphis Meetings Connect at The Guest House

By | March 20th, 2017|Events|Comments Off on Memphis Meetings Connect at The Guest House

No longer satisfied with all-in-one conference venues, today’s meetings planners are hot for hotels and resorts that offer a sense of place. That’s good news for Memphis where revitalization and development are breathing new life into the urban landscape. From historic neighborhoods in the center of the city to once sleepy communities on the outskirts of town, Memphis is on the move. “In this day and age, it’s a destination that can really integrate all of the meetings and events facilities with the lifestyle aspect of the destination,” said Greg Oates, senior editor, Skift, when asked to describe what makes a good [...]

1603, 2017

Planning Your Visit To Graceland In Memphis, TN

By | March 16th, 2017|Hotel|Comments Off on Planning Your Visit To Graceland In Memphis, TN

These days, Graceland is pretty much a household name. Back when Elvis purchased it in 1957, little did he know it would become one of the most famous, most visited homes across the country. In this article we’ll be discussing some of the history of Graceland, the changes that have been occurring, and what you can expect when planning a visit. We’ll throw in some tips on “must-sees” while here, too. Due to The King’s growing popularity and stardom back in the late 1950s, he needed a place to stay with plenty of privacy. He bought the Graceland Mansion that [...]