The Old No.77 Hotel & Chandlery is the perfect New Orleans boutique hotel for art and culture lovers. Artwork covers the walls of the lobby and guest rooms include original works by NOCCA students, alumni and faculty.
Ideally located just four blocks from the French Quarter and world-famous Bourbon Street, and rooted in NOLA’s past, this building with a rich, storied history is the best place if you want to explore the rich history of this fascinating city. Three blocks from the New Orleans Convention Centre and easy walking distance from the city’s most popular dining, shopping and nightlife you’ll be sure to have a memorable time. The lobby Chandlery features work by New Orleans’s top makers and creators to supply travellers and educate guests.
Brimming with chandlery makers, Old No.77 has searched far and wide for the best works and brought them right to you. Shop The Chandlery stocked with favourite local and regional items such as t-shirts, art and jewellery as well as fragrances, candles and soaps.
The Chandlery does double duty, working as both the hotel lobby and art gallery containing work by students, faculty and alumni that rotate on a regular basis. If you buy a piece, the proceeds go directly to that artist. ‘Where Y’Art’ – a Julia Street Gallery and community located behind the hotel lobby. Here you will find an extension of the latest exhibition of work on display made by lovers and creators of New Orleans art.
Take a break from all of the art and culture and stop by the 24-hour fitness center for an energetic workout ready for your next adventure.
Hu is the boutique hotel of choice for those looking for an awesome Memphis location teamed with modern luxury and décor. Step up to Hu Roof and enjoy a cool glass of wine whilst drinking in the stunning views of Memphis and the Mississippi River. Enjoy a sunset followed by the nightly light show starting at the top and middle of every hour beginning at sundown.
Sophisticated guest rooms and suites provide stylish comfort with all the mod cons. Free Wi-Fi, locally curated private bar, flat-screen HDTV, and upscale linens ensure a perfect stay.
Feel the excitement of times gone by, as you are welcomed by friendly hosts; immerse yourself in the world of Memphis. The birthplace of Rock ‘n’ Roll and Home of the Blues, the magic of Memphis provides an array of attractions, back-alley barbecue joints, neon nightlife and world-famous music that will have you bopping and jiving before you know it.
Memphis is filled with attractions, galleries, museums and events throughout the year alongside a memorable food culture and talented chefs. Get ready to barbecue at iconic restaurants with a smoky slab of ribs with a taste bud tingling cocktail to wash it all down.
Sights not to miss are the Mississippi River, Music Hall of Fame, Peabody Hotel, Memphis Zoo, Beale Street Landing and Sun Studio where you can take a moment to remember the music greats; Elvis, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins. Visit the most famous address in Rock ‘n’ Roll and Elvis’ beloved mansion; Graceland. Head to Overton Square where entertainment includes, restaurants, bars, live music and cinema comedy club.
It is easy to get to Graceland from downtown Memphis with free shuttle buses running between three of the city’s most popular music attractions, the Sun Studios and Heartbreak Hotel, the Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum and Graceland itself. When you get to Graceland, take one of the guided tours and immerse yourself in the unforgettable journey of the King – from his humble roots to worldwide superstar and American icon.
Welcome to Nashville, home of the “Grand Ole Opry” and the state capitol of Tennessee where the well-appointed contemporary accommodations, superb amenities and friendly staff of the Hilton Doubletree Downtown Nashville provides the perfect setting for your visit to “Music City”.
The hotel’s desirable location places you within walking distance of many of Nashville’s most popular downtown attractions – you’re only a short walk from the historic 2nd Avenue district, the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Ryman Auditorium.
There’s lots to see and do in this wonderful city -the Country Music Hall of Fame is one of the most popular attractions in Nashville – featuring the Wall of Fame and Gold records, audio tours, interactive touch screens, historic artefacts and country music video clips and live performances, it’s a must visit Nashville icon.
Take in a show at the Grand Ole Opry and for a special treat book the backstage tour to see the dressing rooms, stage entrances for the stars, and to get your picture taken on stage, visit the world famous Jack Daniels distillery and pick up some souvenirs for the folks back home.
Other popular Nashville attractions include the lively blues and karaoke bars in Printers Alley, The Parthenon the world’s only full scale replica of the ancient Parthenon in Athens, Belle Mead Plantation Tours, and of course Nashville’s tribute to “The Man in Black” – the Johnny Cash Museum!
You’ll find a host of home comforts and state of the art mod cons in your comfortable and contemporary guest room or suite with its custom designed bedding, 42“ flat screen TV, clock radio with mp3 player, complimentary tea and coffee, free Wi-Fi, and ironing sets. Bathrooms have granite countertops, hairdryer and premium bath products.
Suites add separate sitting areas with dining tables, microwave, mini fridges, fold out sofa beds and en-suite bathrooms that provide the perfect accommodation for families travelling together.
A popular choice, the Hilton Doubletree Nashville has a range of entertainment and modern amenities for guests to enjoy. The indoor pool is open all year round; enjoy a refreshing dip or just chill out poolside with your latest book for some tranquil downtime. Compact, but well equipped, the fitness centre is kitted out with treadmills, stationary bikes, and free weights making it easy to keep up to date with any fitness schedules you’ve brought with you to Music City.
Challenge your travelling companions to some fun lawn games or take in the latest sporting event on the TV’s and movie sized projection screen at Patio 315, the hotel’s outdoor covered patio and recreation area, it’s a great place to chill out with a cool beer or refreshing glass of wine by the fire pits.
The onsite Starbucks outlet offers a full coffee and tea menu as well as a great selection of on the go pastries, sandwiches and other treats – and for something more filling the hotel’s welcoming Fourth & U restaurant and bar serves up a great range of Southern favourites including steaks and seafood all prepared using only the freshest of local ingredients. After your delicious meal the Martini Bar’s a great place to take in some live music and chill out with a cold beer or cocktail Nashville style.
For more details on our Music Trail of 3 Cities, New Orleans, Memphis and Nashville call our travelplanner 020 3542 8888 today!