Sam Phillips

This well-appointed suite is a tribute to the father of rock and roll who was born in Florence, Alabama. (His birthplace is located just a few blocks from the hotel). Record producer Sam Phillips is best known for discovering musicians Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash and Howlin’ Wolf, among others. He revolutionized the music industry and introduced rock and roll to the world throughout the 1950s.

Designed with direction from his son and granddaughter, the spirit of Sam permeates the space. Key features include a king-size bed, with luxury bedding by Peacock Alley. Also includes a fold-out sofa, clawfoot tub, large walk-in tile shower, bluetooth sound system, wet bar, refrigerator, and single-cup coffee maker.

No Pets Are Allowed In This Suite


  • 55″ Television
  • Luxury Bedding by Peacock Alley
  • Plush Robes
  • Bluetooth Speaker
  • In-room Safe
  • Single-cup Coffee Maker
  • Wet Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Custom Local Toiletries
  • Access to Large Common Area
  • Free Private Parking
  • Private Entrance
  • Keyless Entry

Floor Plan


The GunRunner Hotel is a smoke-free environment. Smoking is not allowed anywhere on the GunRunner Property. This includes balconies, common areas, and the rooftop. If evidence of smoking is discovered, there will be a $300 cleaning fee applied to the invoice.