Located in southwest Tennessee along the Mississippi River, Memphis is one of the largest cities in the Southeastern United States. The city is known for rock n roll, blues and jazz music as well as great barbeque. Its two biggest attractions include Sun Studio, where Elvis Presley, B.B. King and Johnny Cash recorded albums and Beale Street, which is the cultural epicenter of the city with great food and bars. About 10 million people visit Memphis each year.
Memphis visitors should make sure to check out Beale Street. This area is home to some of the best barbeque in the country in addition to fun bars and clubs with live music. The most popular food joints include Blues City Café, B.B. King’s Blues Club and Restaurant, Gus’ World Famous Hot and Spicy Chicken and more. Some of the best bars on Beale Street are Silky O’Sullivan’s, Tin Roof, Twelve Bar and more. Memphis also has some other great historical attractions like the National Civil Rights Museum at Lorraine Motel, which is a very educational, unique experience as well as the Museum of American Soul Music, Memphis Rock n Soul Museum and Graceland, Elvis Presley’s mansion. Memphis is also home to an enormous Bass Pro Shops location inside of an iconic glass pyramid in downtown Memphis. The Memphis Zoo is another popular attraction.
If you’re in Memphis and looking to get out of the city, there are some great options for short day trips to take outside of the city, especially for great natural escapes. Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park is just a 25-minute drive from Memphis and offers great trails for hiking and biking. Other fun outings near Memphis include taking a pontoon boat ride around Poplar Tree Lake or canoeing through the Cypress Swamps. Village Creek State Park is another great natural escape, about an hour drive from Memphis. Located in Arkansas, Village Creek State Park is the state’s second largest state park. This attraction is a great destination for hiking, biking, and even golfing, as the park is home to a 27-hole golf course.
Tripping.com offers great vacation rental options in Memphis whether you’re looking for a quick weekend stay or a longer-term stay option. There are great small apartment and condos for rent on Tripping.com as well as home rentals for a larger group if you’re traveling with family or friends. Memphis also has plenty of great hotels that you can book through Tripping.com. Book your Memphis vacation rental today!
Memphis has great transportation to get you around the city. The Memphis trolley system runs on Main Street with 35 different stations. It also runs in the nighttime until 10:40 p.m. on weeknights, 11:40 p.m. on Friday nights and 12 a.m. on Saturday nights. Memphis also has taxi services and is an Uber friendly city as well.
Looking for a vacation rental in Memphis? Tripping.com has 808 vacation rental homes available in Memphis. You'll find 7 studios, 626 1-bedroom, 108 2-bedroom and 67 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from $31 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Memphis is $167 while the average price of a weekly rental is $25. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Memphis home is $25.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 183 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Memphis. In addition to accommodating pets, Memphis rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 620 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 549 have TV and/or cable and 283 have a pool or hot tub.Search properties from 7 vacation rental sites in Memphis where the top providers in that area are Expedia, Booking.com, and HomeAway. There are 185 Expedia rentals, 183 Booking.com short term rentals and 140 HomeAway vacation rentals.