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Stay at this great Memphis, Tennessee hotel located next to the Southern College of Optometry and the University of Tennessee Medical School.

Whether traveling to Southwestern Tennessee on business or pleasure, the Best Western Plus Gen X Inn offers guests friendly customer service at affordable rates. This boutique-style hotel is ideally located less than one mile from the Southern College of Optometry, the University of Tennessee Medical School and the Methodist University Hospital.

Situated in the Medical District, this Memphis hotel offers well-appointed guest rooms complete with cable satellite television with HBO and free Wi-Fi Internet access. Guests will wake up each morning to a complimentary hot breakfast featuring fresh made waffles, sausage, eggs and biscuits before opting to exercise in the fitness center or working in the 24 hour business center.

The Best Western Plus Gen X Inn is conveniently located. Just minutes from downtown and midtown guests can wander through the Beale Street Historic District or visit the Memphis Zoo. This Tennessee hotel is also close to the St. Judes Childrens Hospital, The new Bass Pro shop at the Pyramid and the Autozone Park. Guests will also be close to local events such as the Beale Street Music Festival. The Famous BBQ Festival Southern Heritage Classic, and The Liberty Bowl

The Best Western Plus Gen X Inn is proud to offer superior customer service and a convenient location in Memphis. Make a reservation today and save!

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1177 Madison Avenue
United States
AAA - 3 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
13:00:00 | 11:00:00
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1177 Madison Avenue
United States

What's nearby?


  • 20.00 mile(s) from Millington

  • 30.00 mile(s) from Tunica, MS

  • 130 mile(s) from Little Rock, AR

  • 200 mile(s) from Nashville

  • 260 mile(s) from Jackson, MS

  • 0.20 mile(s) from Veterans Administration

  • 0.20 mile(s) from Methodist University Hospital, major urban hospital

  • 0.20 mile(s) from Lumitex, eyewear research company

  • 0.25 mile(s) from Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center, major children's hospital

  • 2.00 mile(s) from AutoZone, national auto parts headquarters

  • 2.00 mile(s) from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, worldwide research hospital

  • 0.20 mile(s) from Southern College of Optometry

  • 0.50 mile(s) from The University of Tennessee, medical school

  • 0.50 mile(s) from Medical Education & Research Institute, ongoing doctor education

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 374 traveller reviews
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Quick trip

19/01/2017 benjaminw352, Nashville, Tennessee

I travel to Memphis often but wanted somewhere closer to Downtown without breaking the budget. This was the perfect place!! Right between Downtown and MidTown. Easy 5 minute drive either way for dinne... more

Owner Response
belinda912, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Gen X Inn, responded to this review
Thank you traveler for the kind review our goal is to consistently provide the best level of service in Memphis. Thank you and your family for making the choice to stay with our family here at the Bestwestern Gen X Memphis tn. See you again soon!

Pleasant overnight stay

16/01/2017 rogerleeallen4, Marion, Iowa

We were traveling and got as far as Memphis. We reserved this room through the Best Western App. We got a nice clean room with an easy checkin and easy checkout. It was exactly what we were looking fo... more

Owner Response
belinda912, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Gen X Inn, responded to this review
Thanks BW frequent traveler we truly aim to please all of our guest by consistently providing the best product, pricing and service in Memphis we appreciate your contonued support of the Bestwestern brand hope to see you again soon.

A few days in Memphis...

11/01/2017 DoubleDN, Saint Augustine, Florida

...We visited Memphis a few weeks before Christmas. Found the BWI Gen X online. Great price for location just outside downtown, with free parking. Nice property with good breakfast, including some typ... more

Owner Response
belinda912, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Gen X Inn, responded to this review
Thank you Traveler for the great review, your opinion is truly important to our success our goal at the Bestwestern Gen X is to always provide exceptional service, at great rates. Please continue to show Bestwestern Gen X your support when traveling to the Memphis area. we look forward to seeing you again soon.

A Special and Unique Place

07/01/2017 janyceo,

We have traveled extensively abroad and found this small hotel a similar experience. It is located in the city, furnished simply and well and feels very European. We would certainly stay again when... more

Owner Response
belinda912, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Gen X Inn, responded to this review
Hello Janyceo: we appreciate the European similarity we take that as a Hugh compliment, our goal is to create memorable experiences and by reading your comment it appears that we scored with you! thank you for making the Best Western Gen X your choice when you travel to Memphis TN we really value our guest. We look forward to you visiting again and please remember if it were not for guest like you continually showing us your support we would all be unemployed so for that reason and many many more, we thank you!!! thank you! thank you. Happy Trails! Belinda Sutton

Comfortable Hotel

05/01/2017 Annechad, Leeds, United Kingdom

We had a 3 night stay here, which we both enjoyed. Check in was quick, the room nice - large enough with comfortable beds and decent bathroom. The breakfast area was large enough and the buffet ha... more

Owner Response
belinda912, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN PLUS Gen X Inn, responded to this review
Good Day Annechad: thank you for the great review we truly appreciate you for taking the time to send us your thoughts about our product. We value you and would like to continue to exceed your expectations thank you again and remember when your life expeditions bring you back to the Memphis TN area look us up! Sincerely Belinda . Director of Sales