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Now Open14 September 2020

Canopy by Hilton Memphis Downtown

Hilton opens 174-key Canopy by Hilton Memphis Downtown

Now open – 174 Rooms

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Canopy by Hilton, Hilton's lifestyle hotel brand, today announced the addition of Canopy by Hilton Memphis Downtown. The 174-room hotel opens today at 164 Union Avenue, on the previous site of the Benchmark Hotel.

"We are pleased to bring Canopy to the heart of Downtown Memphis," said Jose Nieto, Chief Enthusiast/General Manager for the hotel. "The downtown district has everything visitors look for, including immediate access to the AutoZone Park, FedEx Arena, Orpheum Theater, restaurants, popular tourist destination and, of course, unlimited access to the best barbeque you will ever have!"

Locally Inspired Design

Canopy Memphis is designed by HBG Design and developed on the old site of the Benchmark Hotel. Its design will pay homage to the soulful spirit of the neighborhood while infusing a hip, modern look and feel.

Guest Room

  • Headboards are inspired by old thunderbird backseats
  • The canopy over the bed is designed out of old cane speakers
  • The bedside lights are designed to resemble old microphone heads
  • Every mattress is made exclusively for Canopy and features Serta cool gel technology
  • Each room is outfitted with a Nespresso machine
  • Bathrooms feature floor to ceiling marble

Eat. Drink. Smile.

The hotel will feature a signature restaurant, Curfew, by celebrity chef Fabio Viviani - American cuisine with a Spanish and Italian flare - and a sophisticated bar program.

We've Got You Covered

Canopy Memphis will provide an array of amenities to suit guests who are looking to work, exercise and relax. Amenities include pet-friendly accommodations, complimentary Canopy bikes for exploring the city, Hilton CleanStay cleanliness program, a 1,200-square-foot fitness room and a cozy boardroom, which accommodates up to 10 people.

The Neighborhood

Located in Downtown Memphis, Canopy Memphis is conveniently situated steps away from Beale Street and in close proximity to popular destinations such as the FedEx Forum, Orpheum Theater, AutoZone Park, the Lorraine Motel and S. Main Art District.

As part of Hilton, Canopy Memphis Downtown guests enjoy benefits of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for the company's 18 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly with Hilton have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi and the Hilton Honors mobile app.

As a lifestyle brand that embraces its locale, Canopy by Hilton provides guests with authentic and unique local experiences. Each property is designed as a natural extension of its neighborhood with a connection to local art, food, drink and culture. Hotel Team Members are called Enthusiasts — Canopy's local experts — and connect guests to the best of their neighborhood, offering recommendations for the best restaurants, shops, running paths and more.

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Canopy by Hilton

Hilton’s lifestyle brand, Canopy by Hilton, is a place in the neighborhood to relax and recharge, offering simple guest-directed service, comfortable spaces and thoughtfully local choices. Each hotel is designed as a natural extension of its neighborhood and delivers a fresh approach to hospitality and the guest experience.
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