Mississippi is rich with unique American culture, loaded with beautiful beaches and islands, and recognized as the birthplace of Delta Blues. You’ll find historic antebellum homes, the glorious Gulf of Mexico, intriguing national parks, and southern hospitality. Mississippi has everything you’ll need for an unforgettable experience. CDC information for travelers. Hours/availability may have changed.
1.Monmouth Historic Inn & Gardens
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Monmouth Historic Inn & Gardens is an antebellum mansion from the early 19th century situated on 26 acres of perfectly manicured gardens in Natchez, Mississippi. With an ambiance reflecting that of a bygone time, the resort offers its guests 30 elegantly-appointed rooms complete with antique furnishings and antebellum-era reproductions. Resort guests will appreciate convenient access to Natchez attractions that include Bluff Park, Melrose, Stanton Hall, and the Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture. Guests can stroll through the resort’s meticulously nurtured gardens, and view the blooming azaleas, roses, and magnolias. Resort amenities include a complimentary Southern breakfast and evening hors d’oeuvres, free use of an off-site fitness center, and a business center.
1358 John A Quitman Boulevard, Natchez, MS, Phone: 601-442-5852
© Belmont Plantation
Belmont Plantation is a historic 1857 antebellum mansion that provides a one-of-a-kind lodging experience in the Mississippi Delta. Situated along Mississippi Highway 1, this charming bed and breakfast can be found in the city of Greenville. Guests staying here will appreciate the mansion’s close proximity to area attractions that include the River Road Queen Welcome Center, 1927 Flood Museum, Greenville History Museum, and Washington County Courthouse. The mansion boasts 9,000 square feet of elegant space, gorgeous red brick, and beautiful white pillars. The suites and rooms are spacious, tastefully decorated, and feature restored antiques. They’re equipped with private or semi-private bathrooms, new pillows and mattresses, and complimentary toiletries.
3498 Highway 1 South, Greenville, MS, Phone: 901-652-1390
3.Brandon Hall Plantation
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Brandon Hall Plantation is a charming bed and breakfast located about five miles northeast of downtown Natchez, Mississippi. This gorgeous antebellum home is surrounded by a marvelous property graced with rolling hills, beautiful gardens, native plants, and a sparkling pond. Visitors can stroll along the walking paths that wind through the forests, relax on the dock down by the pond, or enjoy a lovely picnic beneath one of the property’s towering oak trees. Guests will have easy access to outdoor recreational activities that include kayaking down the Mississippi River, hiking through trails in the Homochitto National Forest, and fishing at Natchez State Park. The rooms feature restored antiques, are elegantly decorated, and are equipped with modern amenities.
73 Natchez Trace Parkway, Natchez, MS, Phone: 601-304-1040
4.Dunleith Historic Inn
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Dunleith Historic Inn is a marvelous 1856 Greek revival home located near the center of downtown Natchez, Mississippi. The Inn’s guests will appreciate being within walking distance of Natchez’s restaurants, art galleries, cafés, and boutiques. They’ll also be close to area attractions that include St. Mary Basilica and historic First Presbyterian Church. The exterior of the home features 26 towering Tuscan columns made of brick and white stucco that wrap around the entire home. The Inn is equipped with 22 charming and elegantly-appointed rooms for its guests to enjoy. Room amenities include luxury bedding, gas fireplaces, private bathrooms, and wireless Internet. Resort amenities include an onsite restaurant and pub, and a daily complimentary breakfast.
84 homochitto Street, Natchez, MS, Phone: 601-446-8500
5.Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Biloxi
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Situated along the Gulf of Mexico, Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Biloxi is a luxury resort located in Biloxi, Mississippi. The resort has everything visitors need for a memorable experience, from a world-class casino to sensational gastronomy to a rejuvenating spa. The Gulf offers a variety of fun water activities for guests to enjoy that include deep-sea fishing, jet skiing, scuba diving, and sailing tours. Rooms are bright and airy, feature modern design, and are comfortably furnished. Most of the well-appointed rooms and suites offer breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico. Resort amenities include an outdoor pool with a swim-up bar, nine restaurants, three hot tubs, a fitness center, and 24-hour room service.
777 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, MS, Phone: 228-374-7625
6.Harrah’s Gulf Coast
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Harrah’s Gulf Coast is a sophisticated resort situated across the street from the shimmering Gulf of Mexico in Biloxi, Mississippi. Guests staying at Harrah’s will appreciate the resort’s close proximity to Biloxi’s art galleries, cafés, boutiques, and waterfront restaurants. Resort guests will also enjoy easy access to water activities that include stand-up paddle boarding, sailing tours, jet skiing, scuba diving, and swimming. Rooms have gray carpet with an interesting purple circle pattern, wallpapered accent walls, large windows, and sleek, modern furnishings. They’re equipped with private bathrooms, plush bedding, 49-inch flat-screen TVs, and complimentary high-speed Internet. Resort amenities include a casino, sparkling pool, on-site dining options, and state-of-the-art spa.
280 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, MS, Phone: 228-436-2946
7.Hilton Garden Inn Jackson Downtown
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Hilton Garden Inn Jackson Downtown is an elegant 1923 hotel located near the State Capitol in Jackson, Mississippi. The hotel’s guests will appreciate being within walking distance of downtown Jackson’s award-winning restaurants, chic art galleries, and charming boutiques. Guests will also enjoy easy access to area attractions that include the Mississippi Children’s Museum, Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. Rooms have a bright and airy feel, are equipped with chic furnishings, and provide tasteful design. Room amenities include coffeemakers, flat-screen TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi, and private bathrooms. Additional hotel perks include a business center, fitness room, whirlpool, and heated swimming pool.
235 West Capitol Street, Jackson, MS, Phone: 601-353-5464
8.IP Casino Resort Spa
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IP Casino Resort Spa is a vibrant and modern resort situated along the shimmering Back Bay of Biloxi, Mississippi. This award-winning resort boasts 32 well-appointed floors, the Gulf Coast’s one-and-only Vegas-style ultra-lounge, and some of the most spectacular water views available in Mississippi. Being situated on the water’s edge means guests will have convenient access to water activities that include kayaking, paddle boarding, fishing, and boating. There are several attractions in the area for guests to explore that include Biloxi Lighthouse, Biloxi Beach, and Biloxi Visitors Center. Rooms offer a sleek and contemporary design, stylish furnishings, and plenty of space. Resort amenities include a fitness center, complimentary high-speed Internet, the Senses Spa & Salon, a casino, and a swimming pool.
850 Bayview Avenue, Biloxi, MS, Phone: 228-436-3000
9.Natchez Grand Hotel
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Natchez Grand Hotel is an upscale hotel situated on a bluff that overlooks the Mississippi River in Natchez, Mississippi. Guests will be just steps from the city’s entertainment, shops, restaurants, antebellum homes, and famous attractions. Some of the attractions guests will have convenient access to include the Historic Natchez Cemetery, St. Mary Basilica, Longwood, and Rosalie Mansion. The Mississippi offers a variety of fun water activities for guests to enjoy, including fishing, boating, jet-skiing, and kayaking. Rooms provide an elegant, cozy, and sophisticated setting for guests. Room amenities include private bathrooms with tile and granite, flat-screen TVs with cable and HBO, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Hotel features include a fitness center, business center, and small pool.
111 Broadway Street, Natchez, MS, Phone: 601-446-9994
10.Old Capitol Inn
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Built in 1952, Old Capitol Inn is a historic, red-brick hotel located in downtown Jackson, Mississippi. Guests will have a plethora of activities to enjoy in the city of Jackson that include shopping at Forty Four Fifty and Vintage Barbie Boutique, exploring Fischer Galleries, and dining at Char Restaurant. Jackson offers a variety of interesting attractions visitors may want to check out, like the Mississippi Governor’s Mansion, Smith Robertson Museum and Cultural Center, and Old Capitol Museum. Rooms are tastefully decorated, furnished comfortably, and provide a bit of rustic charm. Room amenities include plush bedding, cable TV, complimentary wireless Internet, and bathrobes. The hotel has a roof-top garden offering marvelous views over downtown Jackson.
226 North State Street, Jackson, MS, Phone: 601-359-9000
11.Beau Rivage Resort & Casino
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Beau Rivage Resort & Casino is a luxury, waterfront resort and casino situated along Beach Boulevard in Biloxi, Mississippi. This resort is jam-packed with fun and exciting things to do that range from premier shopping to arcade games. Travelers can golf at Fallen Oak Golf Course during the day, and then enjoy a little nightlife at EIGHT75 or Breeze Bar. Guests will appreciate convenient access to the resort’s casino where they can play over 1,800 slot machines, blackjack and craps tables, and live poker. Rooms are spacious and bright, decorated elegantly, and equipped with stylish, contemporary furnishings. Room amenities include floor-to-ceiling windows, Italian marble in the bathrooms, Keurig coffeemakers, flat-screen TVs, and complimentary high-speed Internet.
875 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, MS, Phone: 888-567-6667
© The Alluvian
The Alluvian is a sleek, upscale hotel situated just a few blocks from the Yalobusha River in Greenwood, Mississippi. Hotel guests will appreciate its close proximity to downtown Greenwood boutiques, cafés, art galleries, and sensational gastronomy. Guests can explore the Museum of the Mississippi Delta, play rounds of golf at the Greenwood Country Club, and enjoy kayaking on the Yalobusha River. The 45 luxuriously-appointed rooms offer textures and colors of Delta earth, with foliage and sky as the inspiration for design. The rooms are equipped with large marble bathrooms, plush bedding, and award-winning art. Resort amenities include a complimentary, daily Southern breakfast buffet, room service, and a fitness center.
318 Howard Street, Greenwood, MS, Phone: 662-453-2114
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13.The Burn Bed & Breakfast
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The Burn Bed & Breakfast is a lovely, nine-room boutique hotel located along North Union Street in downtown Natchez, Mississippi. The hotel is only four blocks away from the shimmering Mississippi River where guests can enjoy water activities that include fishing, jet-skiing, boating, and kayaking. The Bayou Cocodrie National Wildlife Refuge, St. Catherine Creek National Wildlife Refuge, and Homochitto National Forest are a few of the popular attractions situated within a short drive of the hotel. The rooms are cozy, inviting, elegantly decorated, and feature beautifully restored antiques. Room amenities include private bathrooms, cable TV, and wireless Internet. After a long day of adventure, guests can unwind by taking a dip in, and relaxing by the hotel’s sparkling pool.
712 North Union Street, Natchez, MS, Phone: 601-442-1344
© The Elms
The Elms is a historic 1804 home that now serves as a delightful bed and breakfast in downtown Natchez, Mississippi. The home is situated on a well-manicured property surrounded by beautiful, towering oak trees. Hotel guests will be within walking distance of Natchez cafés, bars, restaurants, art galleries, and boutiques. Many of the city’s attractions can be reached by foot from the hotel including the Peter Hunter House, Natchez Museum of African American History and Culture, and Glen Auburn. The rooms offer Old World charm, restored and original antiques, and comfortable bedding. Room amenities include plush bathrobes, private bathrooms, complimentary Wi-Fi, and flat-screen TVs. Guests can enjoy a daily, complimentary, Southern-style breakfast in the hotel’s dining room, or on the veranda.
801 Washington Street, Natchez, MS, Phone: 601-445-5979
15.The Inn on Whitworth
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The Inn on Whitworth is a charming hotel offering luxurious boutique rooms in downtown Brookhaven, Mississippi. The Inn is conveniently situated within walking distance of several restaurants, cafes, and boutiques within Brookhaven. There are a variety of local attractions for guests to explore that include the Homochitto National Forest, Lincoln County Historical and Genealogical Society Museum, and Brookhaven City Park. Guests can enjoy fun outdoor activities, including golf, hiking, fishing, and mountain biking. Rooms are warm and inviting, feature modern design, and are comfortably furnished. They’re equipped with spacious bathrooms, Keurig coffeemakers, flat-screen TVs, and complimentary high-speed Internet.
210 South Whitworth Avenue, Brookhaven, MS, Phone: 601-990-5097
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- Monmouth Historic Inn & Gardens, Photo: Monmouth Historic Inn & Gardens
- Belmont Plantation, Photo: Belmont Plantation
- Brandon Hall Plantation, Photo: Brandon Hall Plantation
- Dunleith Historic Inn, Photo: Courtesy of stevengaertner - Fotolia.com
- Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Biloxi, Photo: Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Biloxi
- Harrah’s Gulf Coast, Photo: Harrah’s Gulf Coast
- Hilton Garden Inn Jackson Downtown, Photo: Hilton Garden Inn Jackson Downtown
- IP Casino Resort Spa, Photo: IP Casino Resort Spa
- Natchez Grand Hotel, Photo: Natchez Grand Hotel
- Old Capitol Inn, Photo: Old Capitol Inn
- Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Photo: Beau Rivage Resort & Casino
- The Alluvian, Photo: The Alluvian
- The Burn Bed & Breakfast, Photo: Courtesy of ercan senkaya - Fotolia.com
- The Elms, Photo: The Elms
- The Inn on Whitworth, Photo: The Inn on Whitworth
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More Ideas: Hotel Chester
Built in 1925, Hotel Chester is charming hotel set in a quaint redbrick building in the heart of Starkville, MS. Exuding southern charm and grace, the low-key hotel has been lovingly restored to its former glory and now offers luxurious accommodations, upscale amenities and facilities, and award-winning cuisine at a lively beer garden and restaurant run by celebrity chef, Gordon Ramsay. Guest rooms are beautifully appointed, and comfortable decorated with sleek, contemporary furnishings, and have private bathrooms, spacious sitting areas, and modern amenities. A bustling restaurant and beer garden serves award-winning cuisine and drinks in a vibrant, welcoming atmosphere, and guests have access to the Mississippi State University’s fitness center to stay fit. Centrally located in historic downtown Starkville, Hotel Chester is ideally placed for exploring the neighborhood and enjoying all that the picturesque university town has to offers, including excellent restaurants, buzzing bars, plenty of shops and entertainment and an array of outdoor activities.
Hotel Chester features a selection of guest rooms and suites in various sizes and layouts, including double, queen and king rooms and suites, and Gordon Ramsay Executive Suites. All accommodations offer pillow-top king, queen or double beds dressed in luxury linens, comforters and hypoallergenic pillows, and en-suite bathrooms with shower/bath combinations or whirlpool tubs and separate showers, single or double vanities, makeup mirrors, plush towels and bathrobes, and organic bath products. Spacious sitting areas have armchairs, flat-screen televisions with cable channels, Keurig coffee makers with complimentary coffee and tea, wet bars with microwaves, mini-fridges, and icemakers, and work areas have executive work desks and ergonomic chairs. Modern amenities include flat-screen televisions with cable channels, hairdryers, and complimentary high-speed, wireless Internet.
Hotel Chester is home to the Beer Garden, an award-winning restaurant and lively beer garden designed byworld-renowned chef, Gordon Ramsay, which serves a menu of creative all-American cuisine and signature beverages in a casual, laid-back atmosphere. The restaurant is open year-round and features lovely wooden decks with outdoor seating shaded by large trees, and an indoor landmark room with large screen televisions to watch sports games. Guests can also enjoy a made-to-order complimentary breakfast every morning during their stay.
Amenities and Recreation
Amenities at the Hotel Chester include an award-winning restaurant and lively beer garden, a made-to-order breakfast served every morning, and access to the Mississippi State University’s fitness center nearby. Centrally located in historic downtown Starkville, Hotel Chester is within proximity to a variety of things to see and do, from dining out and enjoying the town’s nightlife to touring the Mississippi State University campus, visiting museums, galleries and theaters, and exploring the historic downtown area.
Weddings & Events
Hotel Chester caters for a variety of events and functions, ranging from small intimate ceremonies to large receptions and corporate gatherings. The hotel boasts a variety of venues that are ideal for all types and sizes of events, such as wedding receptions, rehearsal dinners, business meetings and corporate events for up to 350 people, and offers additional services such as catering and customized menus, audiovisual equipment if required and complimentary high-speed Internet access.
101 North Jackson Street, Starkville, MS 39759, Phone: 662-323-5005
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More Ideas: Oak Crest Mansion Inn
Epitomizing Old Southern charm and gracious hospitality, Oak Crest Mansion Inn is a historic home set on 12 acres of park-like landscapes bounded on two sides by the landmark natural waterway of Bayou Portage that offers a tranquil and relaxing Southern retreat on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Built in 1920, the beautifully maintained mansion is situated in Pass Christian, Mississippi and boasts luxurious accommodations, upscale amenities and manicured gardens with a picturesque gazebo, pergola, and charming little chapel. Oak Crest Mansion Inn is ideally located for enjoying a relaxing weekend away or exploring the surrounding countryside, which offers an array of activities and attractions.
Oak Crest Mansion Inn features eight beautifully appointed suites and the two-bedroom Carriage House for families or friends. All accommodations boast elegant country-style décor and antique furnishings, queen or king-size beds pillow-top beds in designer linens and hypoallergenic pillows, and en-suite marble bathrooms with large walk-in dual-head showers, deep soaking or Jacuzzi tubs for two, thick towels and fluffy bathrobes, and deluxe bath products. Spacious sitting areas have oversize armchairs, remote-controlled gas fireplaces with hand-carved mantlepieces, and modern amenities such as telephones with free local and long-distance calling, and complimentary wireless Internet throughout the mansion.
The Williams Suite is a romantic three-room suite with large bay windows overlooking the gardens, an antique bedroom with a four-poster king-size pillow-top bed in designer linens and hypoallergenic pillows. The suite has an en-suite marble bathroom with large walk-in dual-head shower, Jacuzzi tubs for two, thick towels and fluffy bathrobes, and deluxe bath products, and a spacious living room with armchairs and a sofa. Modern amenities include a telephone with free local and long-distance calling and complimentary wireless Internet throughout the mansion.
The two-bedroom Carriage House is gorgeously decorated in vibrant hues of red, gold and other jewel tones and features two bedrooms with queen and king-size beds pillow-top beds in designer linens and hypoallergenic pillows. En-suite marble bathrooms have large walk-in dual-head showers, deep soaking clawfoot tubs or Jacuzzi tubs for two, thick towels and fluffy bathrobes, and deluxe bath products. The cottage has a fully equipped kitchen and spacious living and dining areas with table and chairs for up to six guests, and modern amenities such as flat-screen televisions with cable channels in each bedroom, telephones with free local and long-distance calling, and complimentary wireless Internet.
A complimentary gourmet breakfast is served in the elegant parlor every morning and includes freshly brewed coffee, tea and other hot beverages, fruit juices, fresh fruit platters, yogurt, cereals, hot entrées and signature dishes, eggs, and freshly baked bread, muffins, scones and more. Oak Crest Mansion also serves a traditional high tea every afternoon with freshly baked treats, sandwiches, and scones, and imported tea, hot beverages, and coffee.
Amenities and Recreation
Oak Crest Mansion Inn offers an array of amenities and guest services such as complimentary gourmet breakfast served every morning, and a traditional high tea every afternoon. The mansion boasts exquisitely manicured gardens with a picturesque gazebo, pergola, and charming little chapel that offer ideal venues for romantic weddings and intimate ceremonies, along with an elegant ballroom for grand receptions. There is also a large swimming pool with a paved poolside deck with chairs and loungers. Nicknamed The Pass, Pass Christian is located in Harrison County, Mississippi and offers a variety of things to see and do from arts and cultural activities to the sport and recreational activities.
Weddings and Events
Oak Crest Mansion Inn hosts unforgettable indoor and outdoor weddings throughout the year with a selection of exquisite venues and exclusive guest services on offer. Romantic sites range from a beautiful outdoor open gazebo set on the rolling lawns off the front veranda beneath the branches of majestic centuries-old oak trees to the property’s intimate chapel filled with stained glass. Other locations include a picturesque outdoor gazebo with stunning 360-degree views, a charming vine-covered pergola, or the white sandy shores of the nearby beach. Indoor venues include a magnificent 6,000 square-foot ballroom with gracious French doors, a perfectly appointed grand foyer, and elegantly curved staircase, and a massive stone fireplace.
5267 Menge Ave, Pass Christian, MS 39571, Phone: 228-452-5677
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More Ideas: The Maple Terrace Inn
Overlooking the historic district of Kosciusko from a quiet hilltop, the Maple Terrace Inn is an inviting guesthouse in the heart of Kosciusko, Mississippi. Located a mile away from the Natchez Trace Parkway and a few blocks from the Kosciusko court square, the Maple Terrace Inn is set in an eclectic building built in 1912 in an elegant blend of Arts & Crafts, Prairie, and Colonial Revival styles.
Listed on the National Historic Register, the Maple Terrace Inn is beautifully decorated with period décor and antique furnishings and features four well-appointed guest rooms with queen-sized beds, en-suite bathrooms, and modern amenities. The Inn also has several communal parlors and screened porches where guests can relax, a large storage building for bicycles, and beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds with swings and benches. The Maple Terrace Inn is located within walking distance of the historic district of Kosciusko, which is home to antique shops and boutique stores, restaurants, cafés and bars, and several attractions, art galleries, and museums.
The Maple Terrace Inn features four well-appointed guest rooms with period décor and antique furnishings. All guest rooms have queen-size pillow-top beds dressed in luxury linens, down comforters, and plush pillows, and en-suite bathrooms with clawfoot tubs/shower combinations, fresh towels, and branded bath products. Sitting areas have comfortable armchairs, and modern in-room conveniences include central climate control with cooling and heating, flat-screen televisions with cable channels, hairdryers, irons and ironing boards, and complimentary wireless Internet.
A complimentary continental breakfast is served every morning in the dining room and includes freshly baked bread and pastries, seasonal fruit, cereals and yogurt, a variety of signature dishes, and freshly brewed coffee, tea, and juices.
Amenities and Recreation
Deluxe amenities at the Maple Terrace Inn include several communal parlors and screened porches where guests can relax, a large storage building for bicycles, and beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds with swings and benches. A complimentary continental breakfast is served every morning, and guests can enjoy coffee and tea on the porches or in the gardens. Guests can enjoy peaceful walks along the Mississippi River, exploring the beauty of the Antebellum and Victorian homes in the Historic District of Natchez, or sipping coffee on the front porch and savoring beautiful views of the gardens.
300 N Huntington St, Kosciusko, MS 39090, Phone: 662-289-4131
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