About Us

About the Hotel

Hotel Napoleon is located in the historic Scimitar Building, built in 1902 by Memphis’ leading businessman of the day, Napoleon Hill. The historic landmark that once housed the Memphis Press Scimitar daily newspaper now opens its doors to visitors as Hotel Napoleon. Opened fall of 2016, this boutique, upscale hotel offers guests 56 rooms, 2 suites, and extraordinary service at every turn. Setting itself apart from other nearby historic hotels, the boutique hotel’s interior is contemporary, a careful blend of modern design and classic architecture. Situated in the heart of Downtown Memphis, guests are just around the corner from popular neighborhood dining, shopping, and entertainment.

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Hotel Information

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179 Madison Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103
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Offsite Parking

Offsite Parking is located next door to the hotel, Prospero Place Parking Garage 193 Madison Avenue.


Guests enjoy an elegant balance of Old World charm and contemporary sophistication. Rooms feature premium bedding, intimate layouts, and a 50-inch flat-screen television. At the lobby level, find Luna Restaurant & Bar, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and a well-equipped business center. Ideally located, Hotel Napoleon is within walking distance from neighborhood attractions like FedEx Forum and Beale Street.
Hotel Amenities

Luna Restaurant & Bar

Welcome to Luna, nestled in the heart of downtown, our restaurant & bar boasts a unique blend of flavors that celebrate the essence of American cuisine, while also embracing the artistry of craft-made cocktails and Italian blend coffees.
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Hotel Parking

Offsite parking is available next door at Prospero Place Garage, located at 193 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38103. This facility is independent of the hotel. The rate is $17 per night plus a transaction fee for unlimited in and out privileges.

Entry Instructions:

Note for International Guests: If you cannot dial a U.S. number, press the help button and provide your email address to receive the payment link. Payment setup is required to exit the garage.