MEMPHIPS, TN – May 14, 2020 – Based on Memphis Tourism’s recent analysis of social media conversations, coronavirus mentions about travel have dropped 20 percent, now making up just six percent of total travel conversations, a welcomed downward trend. Meanwhile, the net sentiment of travel conversations in social media has grown to +52 percent positive.
This summer, fuel the fun with a road trip to Memphis. The Guest House at Graceland is offering a special Get Going! Package that includes a $25 gas card for every two-night stay from June 1-Sept. 1. The offer is for direct bookings only and is subject to blackout days and availability.
The Guest House remains open, offering a welcoming home away from home to frontline workers, such as airline pilots and flight attendants, who are needed to staff essential flights, as well as business and leisure travelers.
The Guest House easily adopted the strict protocols from the CDC and EPA – the hotel was already in compliance – and new protocols in housekeeping, check-in/out and other operations are being created in anticipation of a new season of travel.
Founder and Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Lodging Report, Alan Woinski recently said he believes that business travel will the first travel segment to bounce back. That’s good news, as The Guest House makes “Takin’ Care of Business” effortless with a professional staff and more than 22,000 sq. ft. of meeting, theater and pre-function space, accommodating groups up to 1,200 people. Plus, the hotel is steps away from the most recognized home in the U.S. – Graceland.
Here are some upcoming events taking place in Memphis that might entice you to visit:
o Elvis Week – Aug. 8-16, 2020
o CAKE – Sept. 10, 2020
o The Gutfeld Monologues – Sept. 12, 2020
o Memphis World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest – Sept. 30-Oct. 3, 2020
o Nitty Gritty Dirt Bank – Oct. 1
o Memphis Food & Wine Festival – Oct. 12, 2020
o Beale Street Music Festival – Oct. 16-18, 2020
o Twin Peaks 30: Official Fan Celebration – Oct. 30 – Nov. 1, 2020
o Louis Black – Nov. 6
For more information, visit www.guesthousegraceland.com.
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