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Discover our elegant Natchez bed and breakfast, set in the heart of the vibrant historic district. Surrounded by carefully manicured gardens, our beautifully restored 1893 Queen Ann Victorian home offers six guestrooms, including two spacious suites. Just a few steps away, our 1873 Victorian Aunt Clara's Cottage welcomes guests with a large inviting veranda and features four additional rooms. Our tastefully appointed accommodations are highlighted by gorgeous period antiques, private baths and gracious common areas. Awake each morning to an unforgettable breakfast, featuring award winning recipes prepared with the freshest local ingredients. When you are ready to explore Natchez, Mississippi, you will find we are only a short stroll downtown shopping, attractions, restaurants and touring the beautiful plantation homes. Enjoy warm personal service and knowledgeable innkeepers who can help you plan a romantic getaway in Mississippi you are not soon to forget!
Two Queen Beds in spacious room
Queen bed & Double Tester bed (Canopy Double)
King Bed & Day Bed & Trundle, spacious bath
King bed, Double bed, Private Balcony, 2-Rm Suite
King bed, Queen bed, 2-Rm Suite, large cast iron tub in spacious bath
2-Room Suite, King bed, quality Queen sleeper couch, spacious bath
3.6 on September 11, 2014
Cleanliness and dining experience exemplary. Our bed was SO comfortable and the room was so quiet. Did not hear other guests at all. Did not prefer room with two queen beds as there were only the two of us. Coffee in the early morning was not always available. The pot was quickly empty. Individual creamers not preferred. Maybe there should be fresh pastries or cheeses around 4 pm for guests. Maybe breakfast should be served from 8 to 9:30 rather that just at 8:30. 8:30 is early for some guests. Owners were so pleasant and helpful with dinner reservation.
4.8 on September 01, 2014
We were welcomed with a glass of wine, the vegan dietary requirements of a member of the group investigated and satisfied with the morning breakfast. The room was a jewel and our stay in Natchez memorable! Reccommend this place
5 on August 20, 2014
Everything about the Devereaux Shields is perfect ! We are already planning another stay !
4.8 on August 14, 2014
Hosts were warm and friendly. Parking was a bit limited, but made okay by how nice the accommodations were. Breakfast was delicious both mornings and "extras" went a long way in impressing (i.e.: robes, plush towels, snacks, soft drinks, ice machine, blended coffees, tea varieties all in the common area with 24 hour access). Had a wonderful "girl's get-a-way"!
5 on August 12, 2014
This was my first stay at a B & B and I loved every minute of it. The breakfast was out of this world good that I bought a cookbook to try to duplicate at home. Would definitely stay here again.
5 on August 03, 2014
We enjoyed our stay in Aunt Clara's Cottage - Victoria Suite. Our suite was lovely. Proprietors, Ron and Eleanor were friendly and helpful with recommendations for local dining. Breakfast was delicious.
4.0 on July 29, 2014
We enjoyed the stay in the Gallery suite and the warm welcome by Eleonor and Ron.
4.8 on July 28, 2014
Very friendly and helpful host Quit neighborhood. Delicious breakfast.
3.0 on July 22, 2014
This was our first stay at a B&B so we were not sure what to expect. The hosts were very pleasant but the facility needs some TLC to make it a warmer experience. Although we didn't stay at the main house it would have been nice to have been offered the opportunity to check it out for future stays or to have some type of welcoming event in order to experience the DS house.
We appreciate that these guests trusted us with their first stay in a B&B and do consider ourselves more than just a facility. Our welcome to Natchez & our Victorian B&B includes a warm and pleasant greeting, inquiries on our guests and what brought them to Natchez, all while we are processing their check-in. Depending upon guest’s desires, interests and schedule our introductory walk-around provides a historical description of both our two homes, features and amenities of both properties and the luxury amenities for their specific room. Unless it is a short-notice booking, guests typically have a choice to book a room in either our more luxurious main house or our more economical Aunt Clara’s Cottage. We offer our guests welcoming complementary glasses of wine, beer, mint juleps, lemonade or sodas & water and tell them they may enjoy the refreshments in common areas in the parlors or in the gardens and porches of either home and are certainly offered a tour of our main house if we detect an interest. If time and other guest check-in demands permit we do enjoy chatting further with our new guests. We will typically offer hors d'oeuvre if we have sufficient guest interest, larger groups or on weekends. Guests do limit their opportunity to enjoy our special brand of southern hospitality if they check-in late, stay one night and depart immediately after breakfast. We are sorry these guests did not enjoy an experience that either met or exceeded their expectations. A mutual guest-innkeeper connection does help to encourage a warmer guest experience. We have an established reputation of offering a fine guest experience and welcome these guests to a return visit.
4.6 on July 16, 2014
We stayed in the cottage and had a room and sitting room with sofa bed. While we shared a bath, it worked great for 3 adults. Very nice accommodations and great service. Convenient location. Wonderful hosts. Food was on the fatty side for us but seemed to be enjoyed by most.
Downtown, Small town
Baton Rouge, LA (BTR-Baton Rouge Metro Ryan Fla.) 80 miles
Take US-61 North to Natchez
Antique Shopping, Casino, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, National/State parks, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Winery
Bed and Breakfast, Historic Inn
Board games, CD player, Conference Rooms, Copier, DVD Player, In-room internet, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Library, Radio, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities, Wet bar, Wi-Fi , Cozy Fireplaces in Parlors
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Ceiling fans, Desk, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Satellite/Cable TV, TV
Bird watching, Boating, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Hunting, Tour Antebellum homes, Tour Civil War sites, Shopping, Sight-seeing
Ron & Eleanor Fry
Historic homes, history, cooking, travel, woodworking, running and model railroading. Ron is an AF Veteran from the Vietnam Era, an Aerospace Engineer with 3 degrees from Univ. of Michigan and recently retired from Johns Hopkins University. Eleanor is a former financial analyst and excellent chef.
Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian
Enjoy a relaxing getaway for two with 2-night accommodations, bottle of bubbly, massage relaxation package, and a $25 dining credit. From $449 (plus taxes). See our website for details.
Add an elegant touch to your stay with a multi-course dinner at Monmouth or Dunleith Historic Inns and horse-drawn carriage ride for two. Add this package to your choice of room for $139. See our website for details.
Experience the highlights of Natchez with this fun 1-day package! Enjoy a narrated & chauffeured tour around Natchez, including tour of an antebellum home, lunch, followed by your choice of a visit to Old South Winery, Old South Trading Post or Horse-Drawn Carriage Ride. $79/person, includes $15 lunch credit. Add this package to a room of your choice. See our website details.