River Inn of Harbor Town Fact Sheet
- Don Eschelweck, Chief Operating Officer
- Karl Friedrich, General Manager
- Mehri Ahmadzadegan, Director of Sales
- Melvin Bass, Front Office Manager
- Casey Collins, Banquet & Events Manager
- Beata Sulecka-Gaye, Paulette’s Restaurant Manager
- Patricia Birkholz, Tug’s Restaurant Manager
- Lisa Jones, Housekeeping Manager
River Inn of Harbor Town
Located just steps from the Mighty Mississippi River in downtown Memphis’s Harbor Town community, River Inn is the city’s only small, boutique hotel dedicated to exceptional guest experiences. From the initial greeting to personalized checkout, each guest receives unparalleled, high-touch services. The River Inn features 28 luxury rooms and suites, combining a European feel with a warm Southern influence. Special amenities include:
- 24-hour concierge and valet services
- Free Parking
- Library style sitting area on each floor with early morning coffee
- Fresh flowers and beautiful artwork throughout
- Fitness center
- Complimentary gourmet breakfast
- Port wine and chocolate truffles at turn-down
- Free High-speed wireless Internet service
- 32” flatscreen televisions in guest rooms, DVD and CD players, IPOD docking station
- Complimentary glass of Champagne or Wine at check-in
Paulette’s Restaurant serves excellent traditional cuisine prepared by Executive Chef, while Tug’s, a casual grill, caters to the more informal tastes of guests and neighbors. Terrace Restaurant and Bar with sweeping views of the Mississippi River and downtown Memphis, serving small plates and regular dinner entrees. All 3 restaurants are open daily.
Nine different classic Southern- and European-influenced color schemes and interior decor transport guests to an elevated sense of luxury. Walnut armoires, four-poster beds, Frette linens, luxurious duvets and fabrics, Gilchrist and Soames bath amenities, turn-down service and nightly port wine on each floor’s library area, and chocolates in the room enhance each guest’s experience at the River Inn.
Sweeping Mississippi River views featuring a king or queen bed, expansive living room with fireplace, wet bar, and large bathroom featuring a garden tub and separate shower.
River view accommodations with queen bed, elegant sitting room, wet bar, and large bathroom featuring a garden tub and separate shower.
Beautiful views of the River, along with a king bed, spacious sitting area and bathroom featuring a garden tub and separate shower.
Luxuriously furnished, spacious, River-view corner room with king or queen bed.
Generous sized room featuring a queen bed. Most Deluxe rooms have River views.
Beautifully appointed room with queen bed. Most Standard rooms have River views.
The River Inn’s picturesque setting near downtown makes it a convenient destination for executive retreats and small seminars. Memphis is home to a major international airport (15 minutes), two interstate highways (I-40 and I-55), the Mississippi River, and a north-south Amtrak line. Our elegant conference room and two function rooms offer standard audio-visual equipment, conference table, and access to high-speed Internet. Depending on the client’s meeting needs, the Inn offers meal, snack and beverage services.
The River Inn offers a wide range of personal services for its guests, including the coordination of transportation to/from the airport, in-room chilled champagne, massage services, and the coordination of tours and local activities. Additionally, the River Inn team can coordinate special events, including birthday or anniversary celebrations, private catered parties on our rooftop, executive retreats, and more. Our hospitality staff is here to assure that each guest is given personal attention and receives exceptional service.