Move over Elvis Fans, Memphis is not just about Graceland anymore. Memphis, Tennesee has not only become the entertainment mecca of the world, but it has also blossomed into a vivacious city full of energy. Unique shops, world class restaurants, upscale nightlife, and hotels in Memphis are conveniently located throughout the Cooper Young Historic District, Downtown Memphis, the South Main Arts District and Germantown.

Wondering where to stay in Memphis? The Best places to stay in Memphis are the Beale Street hotels. There are over 23 of these posh and elegant hotels to choose from. Each of these hotels are affordable and include elegant accommodations and luxurious amenities. These hotels have friendly staffs and offer premier service. When choosing where to stay, consider making reservations at one of these resorts: The Westin Memphis Beale Street, Hampton Inn and Suites Beale Street, The Peabody Memphis, Holiday Inn Select Downtown Beale Street, The Madison Hotel, Residence Inn by Marriot Memphis Downtown, and the Doubletree Hotel Memphis Downtown.

Alongside the best places to stay in Memphis are the best restaurants in Memphis. Some of these culinary establishments are situated within hotels in Memphis. World famous chefs take locals and visitors on culinary journeys never experienced before. Chez Philippe at The Peabody is the only Forbes 4-Star and AAA 4-Diamond restaurant in the Mid-South, is an exquisite fine dining experience for lovers of classic French cuisine. Located in Germantown, Chez Philippe serves an amazing menu of French delicacies with butter and heavy beurre blanc sauces. A late-night weekend tapas bar menu will be expects to extend into the popular lobby bar.

Downtown Memphis, especially South Main, the Cooper Young Art District and within Beale Street hotels are famous for its nightlife. ThereĀ is no shortage of nightclubs, pubs, live music, and dancing. The city boasts classy martini bars, the hip dives, and lively music venues. Many pubs offer happy hours, late-night disco dances, Saturday afternoon beer breaks, and Sunday morning brunches. One Downtown Memphis martini bar features happy hour drink specials at Spindini in the South Main Arts District. Spindini is an elegant trattoria voted Best Bar in the Memphis Flyer's Best of Memphis poll last year.

Memphis truly has all of the best places to both stay and shop, so don't miss out on any details for your next trip to this amazing city!