Queen bed in best part of Memphis.

House - Private room · Anchor Cove, Memphis, TN 38117, United States

We offer a room with queen size bed and private bathroom right next to the room. Our home is on a quiet street, in a very safe part of Memphis. Major attractions only a short drive away. We only rent one room, so you would be our only guest(s)

Your host, Juliet
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We offer a room with queen size bed and private bathroom right next to the room. Our home is on a quiet street, in a very safe part of Memphis. Major attractions only a short drive away. We only rent one room, so you would be our only guest(s)

The Space

We'd love to welcome you to our beautiful home, centrally located in what many people consider the best part of Memphis. This established, upscale neighborhood is a great location. It's quiet, with no street noise at night. Please note that this is a two-story house, and the bedrooms are all upstairs.

Your room has a queen-sized bed with a good quality, (firm) mattress, and freshly ironed sheets. There's some space for your things in the dresser drawers and closet. The bathroom is right next door, and you'll have it all to yourself (towels, shampoo, soap are provided). There is also the possibility of using a day bed, in another room, for an extra charge. This might work for a third person, or if two people don't want to share a bed. If you're interested in this, please ask first.

Our house is spacious, with a beautiful, secluded garden and deck where you can sit and have coffee or whatever. A self-serve light breakfast is included in the price. Also, we can discuss any cooking you might want to do on an individual basis, and it won't usually be a problem - but please ask first! If you stay 4 nights or more, you can use the washer and dryer. Other things you might need (hairdryer, iron, etc) are available, just ask.

Check-in time is between 5 PM and 9 PM, please. Check-out time is before noon. We still need to know your approximate arrival time, so we can be sure to be there to welcome you.

This is a great neighborhood, often thought of as the best part of Memphis to live. There are excellent grocery stores (Whole Foods, Kroger) less than a mile away, as well as good shops, restaurants, a movie theater, museums, parks, etc., all within 10 minutes drive. I'll give you a list of local attractions when you arrive. We're about 15 mins away from Cooper-Young, 25 mins to Downtown or Graceland.(It's a very easy drive, one straight road all the way downtown.)

To be honest, public transport in Memphis is not good. You really need to have your own vehicle, which you can safely park in our quiet, cul-de-sac street.

What makes this home unique is the quiet location and beautifully landscaped back yard, best enjoyed in spring or fall, a gardener's delight. Be sure to read our reviews; so far we have been given 5 stars in all categories, and we're really hoping to keep it that way.
If you'd like to come and stay at our home, we recommend that you make an "inquiry" before making a reservation, and let us know a little about the purpose of your visit, etc. Also please have a completed profile, and a photograph of yourself.

IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are a first time user of Airbnb, please note that we are not a Bed and Breakfast Inn, but a private home offering a bedroom to guests. Consequently, our rates are far lower than those of a standard Bed and Breakfast Inn.

Thank you for reading - we hope to hear from you soon!

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 2.5
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $383 /week
Check In: 5:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
Cancellation: Moderate

Overall Guest Satisfaction

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  • Our southern trip got off to a wonderful start in the home of Juliet and Ed. They have a beautiful home that is much cozier in person than in pictures. Ed and Juliet were so accommodating and helpful. Before our trip Juliet touched based with me and asked If I had any special requests for breakfast. I couldn't ask for better hosts. We got to spend two nights in their home. The room and the bathroom had everything we needed which included things from toothpaste to brochures and books on what to do in Tennessee. The bed was firm, but I actually slept really good!! If we come back to Memphis, I will Definitely stay with Juliet and Ed.

    July 2014
  • Nous avons adoré notre séjour dans la maison de Juliet. Notre hôte et son mari ont été adorables et aux petits soins pour nous. La chambre et la salle de bain privée sont parfaites et le petit déjeuner délicieux. Nous y retournerions avec grand plaisir.

    June 2014
  • We stayed with Juliet and Ed for 2 nights to explore Memphis and they are fantastic hosts. Very friendly and helpful with suggestions for the area, we enjoyed the time to chat with both of them. The house is very clean, the guest room is large, comfortable and private. We really enjoyed time in their garden, which has nice seating for morning coffee. They were very nice to arrange a light breakfast. The house is in a quiet neighborhood but still easily accessible to downtown. We recommend a stay with Juliet and Ed!

    May 2014
  • Friendly host. Very clean accommodation. Comfortable bed. Breakfast as advertised.

    May 2014
  • We can highly recommend staying with Juliet and Ed. They have a lovely home and you are made to feel very welcome. Nothing was too much trouble for them. Thanks you two, you made the Memphis part of our Southern States Tour very enjoyable.

    May 2014
  • My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay with Juliet and Ed. They were thoughtful and generous hosts. We had easy and good conversations at breakfast and in passing. The room was comfortable, quiet and clean. The house is in a beautiful section of Memphis. The room looks out over their sculpted garden. We were fortunate to be there when the azaleas were in full bloom.

    April 2014
  • Juliet and Ed were our first experience of Airbnb. They sold it to us! They were very welcoming and we enjoyed chatting on our first evening. Their home is very comfortable. It was a shame that we didn't have time to sit out in their lovely garden. Their house is easy to find and in a good location for driving downtown. We enjoyed a meal at their recommendation of a local Greek restaurant. As Brits, we appreciated a real cup of tea!

    April 2014
  • We enjoyed our stay at Juliet's super nice house. The room was very clean, the bed so comfortable, and the sound of the birds in the morning very welcoming. Julia and Ed are a very friendly couple. They are helpful, and they do everything for you so that you have a great stay,.

    April 2014
    Response from Juliet:

    Herzlichen dank Gritta und Gerhard!

    April 2014
  • If you want inviting, spotlessly clean, comfortable, roomy, restful, and quite accommodations (plus ironed sheets), then this is the perfect place.
    Our trip to Memphis was greatly enhanced because of the wonderful experience with our hosts, Juliet and Ed. The location was conveniently located, and our hosts were exceptional. We were made to feel very welcome, and since it was our first stay at an airbnb, it was important to us that our hosts put us at ease.
    The evening of our arrival Ed drove with us to give a tour of the city, before nightfall. Then he joined us for some barbeque (email hidden)en on our last evening, before we left, Juliet and Ed joined us for a lovely dinner with great conversation.
    We much enjoyed having breakfast with a view of their picturesque and relaxing backyard landscape, including the activity around the bird feeders. What a great way to begin a day! Juliet, since she lived in Spain, helped me one evening to plan some places to go in a trip we are beginning to plan for next year.

    When we left, we felt like we had just visited some old friends.

    April 2014
    Response from Juliet:

    You guys were awesome, Doug - would love to see you again! Thanks for this great review, it means a lot to us.

    April 2014
  • We had a lovely stay here in this beautiful house with its lovely peaceful garden and lots of wildlife to keep us amused.Juliet and Ed made us very welcome and gave us lots of information about where to go when we were there. We really appreciated the lovely breakfast each morning.They were excellent hosts and we would highly recommend them if you are ever in Memphis.

    April 2014
    Response from Juliet:

    Glad you were entertained by the squirrels!! Thanks for your kind words, Nancy!

    April 2014
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Juliet: Escuela Nacional de Terapia Ocupacional, Madrid, Spain. Ed: Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, USA
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Hi, I'm Juliet and Ed is my husband. We are active, adventurous baby-boomers! We love to travel and have visited many countries in Europe and Latin America. We really enjoy using Airbnb, both as hosts and as guests. We are non-smokers; we like walking, swimming, gardening, reading, visiting museums, live theater, good food and wine, good conversations. Ed likes to ride his bike and last summer (2013) he rode halfway across the USA, from Chicago to Maine. If you bring your bikes, Ed can show you some places to ride - we're near the Greenline. And if you like to cook, perhaps we can make dinner together one evening. We'd love to share a cup of tea or glass of wine with you, whatever your preference! We are avid supporters of environmental protection and try to practice sustainable living: we recycle, compost, grow some of our own vegetables. Don't be surprised if we only provide cloth napkins. We don't have any pets. Ed is a retired pharmacist; I'm an occupational therapist, still working. I was born in England, and have also lived in Spain. I speak fluent Spanish, and OK French. Ed is originally from Ohio. We have really enjoyed meeting all our Airbnb guests from all over the world ... And we'd love to meet you!
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