Talbot Heirs Guesthouse

99 South Second Street, Memphis, Tennessee 38103
Innkeeper(s): Tom and Sandy Franck

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  • Summary

    Memphis Spirit in Private Luxury

    A hidden gem in downtown Memphis, the Talbot Heirs has been called “one of the city’s best secrets” and an “offbeat, charming place” by the New York Times. Patrons and visitors are quick to note the comfort and luxury of this bed and breakfast, but it is remarkable hospitality and attention to detail that keeps guests returning to our Tennessee B&B again and again.

    For those looking to visit the Memphis area, the Talbot Heirs is a remarkable alternative to contemporary lodging options. Ideally located 1 1/2 blocks from Beale Street, guests have the ease of access to amenities that are as dynamic as the city itself. Specialty services and options set the inn apart from other bed and breakfast, including convenient grocery delivery and laundry facilities. Downtown Memphis is within walking distance and our patrons benefit from its numerous restaurants, theaters, museums, live music, and the famous Beale Street.

    Your stay at the Talbot Heirs is marked with a personal touch. Eight suites are available to reserve and each is comfortably suited for two. You’ll enjoy the accessibility of a full, private kitchen equipped with a coffee maker, dinnerware, and cooking kits. With proximity to downtown and the convenience of high-speed internet and office services, the Talbot Heirs is a great spot to stay and experience the unique culture of Memphis.

  • Introduction

    Talbot Heirs Bed & Breakfast living room

    Talbot Heirs is a pleasant surprise for travelers accustomed to staying in conventional hotels. Located in the heart of downtown Memphis, just blocks from Beale Street, Talbot Heirs offers guests comfort in private surroundings that are as original, authentic, and spirited as Memphis itself.

    If you provide a grocery list, we will have your kitchen stocked upon your arrival. A hair dryer, iron, and ironing board are provided, and laundry facilities are located on the floor. Dry cleaners, groceries, liquor stores, florists and newsstands are within easy walking distance.

    Talbot Heirs is convenient for both business and pleasure. The business district is only a short walk, as are courthouses, restaurants, cinema, theaters, sports venues, museums, health clubs, live music and Beale Street. There is easy access to a taxi stand, airport shuttle, and the trolley line.

    Travel writers describe Talbot Heirs in terms ranging from "quirky" and "offbeat" to "sophisticated" and "trendy." And while we won't argue with any of those adjectives, what we strive for is to be the kind of place you'll want to return to again and again.

    It's our sincere desire that your visit to Talbot Heirs Guesthouse and to Memphis be one that is remembered as a distinctly uncommon experience.