The historic Excelsior House Hotel, on 211 W. Austin, is wrongly listed in B&B's, where it is #10, despite glowing reviews. My failure to realize this resulted in my staying in a B&B, and missing out on an incredibly spacious, and elegantly furnished, genuine historic room for $85 a night!
I simply want to make sure all viewers know about the Excelsior House ( check out their website).
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- At a time when steamboats plied the Big Cypress River from New Orleans and true Southern gentility was the order of the day a stately structure, now known as the Jefferson Hotel, was built. Once used as a warehouse to store cotton, this lovely building changed hands numerous times. At the turn of the twentieth century it was transformed into a hotel and has served as a haven for weary travelers since that time. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- The Historic Hotel Jefferson
- Historic Hotel Jefferson