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Spacious Family-Friendly Home in the Heart of Historic Natchez

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Den, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 12-14)

The Wharf Master’s House, remodeled in 2010, is situated right in the heart of the most historic district of Natchez.

This spacious home is within walking distance of 12 antebellum homes, including Holly Hedges, Greenlea, Texada, and the Governor Holmes House, four of the oldest & most-toured homes in Natchez. It is only one block from Rosalie and the Great Mississippi River Balloon Race fairgrounds, and just a short stroll to many restaurants and Natchez’ exciting nightlife.

Our home is perfect for large groups, comfortable, and not pretentious. You will feel welcome and at ease in this unique shabby chic cottage decorated with historic family mementos. This is not just any house. This is a home.

Keywords: Vacation home, Whole house rental

More Details

Owner
Melinda Ballard
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 14, 2017

Amenities

Natchez House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • (2) Queen size Beds, (3) Double Beds, (1) pull out sofa bed (1) Queen size inflatable air mattress
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

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Spacious Family-Friendly Home in the Heart of Historic Natchez
average rating of 4.826087 based on 23 reviews
4

Very nice , comfortable place.

  • 4 of 5

Well equipped, comfortable, very convenient location. The only minor disappointment was there was no cable or other tv available for news, weather or sports .

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Grand Rapids,MI
5

It's a home away from home. Everything a family would be looking for to enjoy your visit.

  • 5 of 5

When we first arrived Melinda greeted us on the porch. She was so warm inviting. We were down for a family funeral and she made the visit much easier. She had supplies in the fridge for us and treats on the shelf. The kitchen was stocked well which allowed us to cook large quantities for us and the funeral. The heat was oppressive while we where down there so having a well air condition home was welcoming. The house had plenty of games and toys for our little ones. Movies to entertain them as well. The best part was being able to be a family as we buried our brother and uncle. THANK YOU MELINDA we will be back!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Overall Impression of our stay was Truly Awesome in all Aspects - Highly Recommend

  • 5 of 5

I thought that I would love the place by looking at the pictures and reading the previous reviews. When I arrived with my family and Melinda met us at the door, I was overly joyed at how everything was point on! It is bigger than it looks with multiple levels and was perfect for our large Get Together. She has everything you need and more! So many many compliments about the place. The owner, Melinda is to be commended for maintaining such a wonderful property and for being so thorough in every aspect. Great location as it is near the heart of Natchez. Love this and it will be our choice on every family visit.

5 star in my opinion!

Rebecca

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Large home that worked well for family gathering.

  • 4 of 5

Large home in fascinating town. Lots to do and see. Owner was very helpful. We appreciated the support.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Merigold, Ms.
5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

There were 10 of us all siblings and spouses it is the perfect home with all the conviences of home. Lots of room to move about a great front porch and a large deck on the back. We have stayed there 4 times and it is always clean and has everything you could possibly ask for. Thanks to Mel for everything.

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

CONVENIENT AND COMFORTABLE

  • 4 of 5

EVERYTHING WAS WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE OR A SHORT DRIVE. LOVED NATCHEZ!

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59

Deposit equal to one nights stay is required to secure a reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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