The hotels used on our tours will meet the standard of a good, four-star European hotel. Rooms will have private bathrooms, telephones and TV. The vast majority will also have tea- and coffee-making facilities. There will always be a bar or restaurant on site or nearby.
Cambria Chicago, Magnificent Mile, Chicago (nights 1-2)
Within easy walking distance of shopping on the Magnificent Mile, downtown Chicago’s many restaurants and museums, and Lake Michigan, this hotel has a seasonal roof-top bar, restaurant and cafe and each room has a TV and fridge.
Hampton Inn, Cleveland Downtown (night 3)
Close to Cleveland’s major attractions including the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and a whole host of restaurants and shopping, this hotel boasts a fitness centre and a shop.
Doubletree by Hilton Dearborn, Detroit (nights 4-5)
Well located close to the Henry Ford museum, this hotel offers modern facilities including an indoor swimming pool, restaurant and a small shop. Rooms offer air conditioning and coffee making facilities.
Galt House Hotel, Louisville (night 6)
This historic waterfront hotel is in the heart of downtown Louisville. Dining opportunities include a deli, waterside cafe and a stylish roof-top restaurant. Other facilities include a spa and an outdoor pool.
Clarion, Nashville (nights 7-8)
This hotel boasts a bar, restaurant and indoor pool. Rooms each have a fridge and microwave.
The Guest HouseTM at Graceland, Memphis (nights 9-10)
Just a few steps from the gates of Graceland, the new Guest House is designed for Elvis Presley fans. From the southern colonial exterior to the guest rooms, every aspect of The Guest House reflects Elvis’ personal style and the unique character of Graceland. This full-service hotel has a restaurant, sports bar, theatre, gift shop and grocery store, plus a seasonal outdoor pool and bar. The comfortable, contemporary rooms are all well equipped, each with a TV, fridge and tea/coffee-making facilities. The hotel offers a reasonably priced shuttle service to vibrant Beale Street.
Hampton Inn, New Orleans (nights 11-12)
Within a 15-minute walk from the French Quarter and a large shopping mall, this hotel offers a breakfast room and small outdoor pool. Rooms each have a TV, coffee-making facilities and a small fridge.
Hyatt Regency, Houston Galleria (night 13)
Located next to the Galleria, Houston’s shopping, dining and entertainment district, the hotel has a restaurant and outdoor pool. Rooms each have floor to ceiling windows, a TV and a coffee maker.