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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Rose Room in the main house and thoroughly enjoyed everything about our stay. Ron and Eleanor are very friendly and gracious hosts. The home is beautifully decorated. The grounds are well appointed and relaxing. And the Breakfast is nothing less than spectacular. Highly recommend.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This home was a perfect mixture of elegance and comfort for my and my husband's stay. We stayed in the Rose room and it was quite cozy and it made for a serene get away. The owners were very friendly and a great host and hostess. Breakfast was delicious every morning and the staff were very nice. What we enjoyed...

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VictorianComfort, Owner at Devereaux Shields House, responded to this review

Dear Ed, We're very happy you and Alexandria enjoyed your 3-day romantic getaway at our B&B and in Natchez. Thank you for your great review and kind thoughts. Yes, we love to walk around town as well, often walking downtown to dinner. Especially now with the fall weather so accommodating. You were wonderful guests to serve and we hope you...

Reviewed 13 September 2016

The cottage was a nice surprise from the very beginning. The owners preserve the old Natchez atmosphere and extend a warm welcome. Everything is different from business-like all-alike modern hotels including a meet&greet complimentary reception with local wines, a 7am coffee, a 8:30 breakfast in the parlor, an inviting old bed so high that it requires a ladder, and the...

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Zagreb
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This place really allows one to experience southern charm at hospitably at this historic and charm-full corner of the south. After visiting the beautiful homes, one gets to spend the night in a similar environment really rounding out the southern Natchez experience. Your first encounter is charmer husband and wife hosts who welcome guests with wine and cheese mixer. The...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We found the accommodations and hospitality to be absolutely superb. And being dog friendly took Devereaux Shields House over the top for us. Breakfast with the other guests was a wonderful experience while briefly getting to know some new people and hear about their travels and enjoying an excellent breakfast menu. We highly recommend the beautiful 18th century Devereaux Shields...

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VictorianComfort, Owner at Devereaux Shields House, responded to this review

Dear kpstuff, We are most happy you enjoyed your family stay in our pet-friendly Aunt Clara’s Cottage. Thank you kindly for your wonderful review, for recommending others visit us, and for highlighting our rooms & amenities, Southern hospitality & service, breakfasts and your delightful exchanges with other guests. We look forward to welcoming you back for a return visit. Kind...

Brussels
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We stayed in Aunt Clara's cottage, a few door down from the main house. We had everything we needed, all modern comforts but the setting was spectacular. Our hosts (Ron and Eleanor) were wonderful and welcoming and provided us with so much information, local history and advice. Well worth the stay.

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VictorianComfort, Owner at Devereaux Shields House, responded to this review

Dear GeeseBay, We are pleased you enjoyed a “well worth the stay” at our B&B. Thank you for your kind review on our cleanliness, rooms and service and your highlighting our spectacular setting with everything you needed, our Southern hospitality and concierge services for your comfort. We hope to see you again on a return visit. Kind Regards, Ron &...

Reviewed 5 August 2016

This is a beautiful and historic B&B close to the center of Natchez. The proprietors (Ron and Eleanor) are very friendly and welcoming. They provided excellent recommendations on where we should go during our visit. We stayed in the suite at the main house. The two rooms and bathroom were all beautiful and comfortable. We particularly enjoyed the benefit of...

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VictorianComfort, Owner at Devereaux Shields House, responded to this review

Dear LocalPaul, We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We very much appreciate that we were the highlight of your Southern vacation. You enjoyed a guest favorite The Gallery Suite, and yes we like it was well. Absolutely you are welcome to return to our little piece of heaven here in Natchez. Warm Regards, Ron & Eleanor

Reviewed 2 August 2016

Beautiful house - like staying in a stately home but with all the facilities you need. Room in the main house with the extra bedroom ideal for a family with older children. Lovely traditional breakfast. Owners very welcoming and helpful. Short walk to town centre.

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VictorianComfort, Owner at Devereaux Shields House, responded to this review

Dear Jackie, We’re happy you had a relaxing stay in our in our 1893 Queen Anne Victorian B&B in Deep South Natchez. Thank you for your great review and kind words on our beautiful home, proximity to town, luxurious 2-room King Suite (Gallery) with private veranda, breakfast and our welcoming hospitality. You guys were fine guests and are most welcome...

Kearney, Nebraska
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Excellent stay! We were in Aunt Clara's Cottage, which is a few doors down from main house. Rooms were immaculately restored and brought up to modern amenities. Bathroom was amazing, with jetted tub and luxury shower. Everything was spotless!

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VictorianComfort, Owner at Devereaux Shields House, responded to this review

Dear HairBandQueen, Little gives us greater pleasure than to hear that our guests had an excellent stay! Glad you enjoyed our most recently renovated Superior King Room (Elmo) in our 1873 Aunt Clara’s Cottage. Thank you for your great review. The only thing that may be of greater pleasure is to let us welcome you back for another stay. See...

HAGAN
Reviewed 27 July 2016

What an amazing place! We were welcomed with a glass of cold wine after a long drive, and got a beautiful rose suite which was huge, had two bedrooms and a fireplace. The house is beautifully located in a quiet street with two gardens. It has a morning room with chairs and books, for a relaxing start of your day...

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VictorianComfort, Owner at Devereaux Shields House, responded to this review

Dear Lena, Your happiness is our happiness! We are most pleased you found our place “Amazing.” Thank you for the wonderful review and kind words on our wine & cheese welcome reception, luxurious Rose Suite, beautiful location on our quiet North Union St, comfortable manicured gardens, relaxing spaces to enjoy your morning start, and breakfast with memorable shared conversation with...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to a comfortable balance of peace, style, history and hospitality at the Devereaux Shields House conveniently located in the historic district of Natchez, Mississippi. Step into the past in 6 elegant rooms in our Victorian main house and charming Victorian Cottage. All rooms have private baths, great beds and a full Southern-style breakfast, free Internet, snacks & beverages. Enjoy Southern Hospitality at its Best – because it’s not what we do, it’s who we are. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Devereaux Shields House

Address: 709 N Union St, Natchez, MS 39120
Region: United States > Mississippi > Natchez
Price Range: ₹ 9,179 - ₹ 14,092 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Devereaux Shields House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Main House”
LesC593, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are all very quiet. All have Super comfortable bed. Not good for disabled as bed would be impossible as it is very high.”
annegI7900HT, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Elmo room was amazing. It has a kind bed and a day bed.”
erinl424, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We enjoyed our stay at Aunt Clara's cottage but would love to stay at the main house some day.”
davidbQ8333QB, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We enjoyed the Rose room, but either room in the main house or the cottage would be lovely.”
tcain10, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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